Ind Vs Wi 2nd T20: West Indies Beat India By 5 Wickets In 2nd T20, Obed McCoy Took Six Wickets


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West Indies defeated India by five wickets in the second T20 of the five-match series. With this, the series has also been leveled at 1-1. Batting first after losing the toss, the Indian team was reduced to 138 runs in 19.4 overs. Hardik Pandya scored the highest 31 runs for India. At the same time, Obed McCoy took six wickets for the West Indies. In reply, West Indies chased down the target in 19.2 overs for the loss of five wickets. Brandon King scored the highest 68 runs for the Windies. At the same time, Devon Thomas played an unbeaten innings of 31 runs. The next match of the T20 series will be played at this ground on Tuesday. McCoy holds the record for the best bowling figure in T20 Internationals against India. He took a total of six wickets for 17 runs. Earlier this record was in the name of Sri Lanka’s Wanindu Hasaranga. Hasranga took four wickets for nine runs in T20 against India in 2021.

Best bowling in T20 against India

bowling figure bowler year
6/17 obed macoy 2022 *
4/9 Wanindu Hasranga 2021
4/11 Mitchell Santner 2016
4/16 Darren Sammy 2011

Six for 17 is the best T20 bowling figure by any West Indies bowler. Earlier this record was in the name of Keemo Paul. Paul took five wickets for 15 runs against Bangladesh in Mirpur in 2018.

Best bowling in T20 for West Indies

bowling figure bowler Against year
6/17 obed macoy India 2022 *
5/15 chemo paul Bangladesh 2018
5/26 Darren Sammy Zimbabwe 2010
5/27 Jason Holder England 2022
5/28 Ocean Thomas Sri Lanka 2020

Among Test playing nations, McCoy became the fifth bowler to take six wickets in an innings in T20 Internationals. Before him India’s Deepak Chahar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Sri Lanka’s Ajantha Mendis and Australia’s Ashton Agar have done so.

Bowlers who took six wickets in full member countries

bowling figure bowler Against year
6/7 Deepak Chahar Bangladesh 2019
6/8 Ajanta Mendis Zimbabwe 2012
6/16 Ajanta Mendis Australia 2011
6/17 obed macoy India 2022 *
6/25 Yuzvendra Chahal England 2017
6/30 ashton agar New Zealand 2021

Electing to bat after losing the toss, the Indian team got off to a bad start. On the very first ball of the match, Obed McCoy sent captain Rohit Sharma to the pavilion. McCoy got Rohit caught by Aqeel Hossain. After this, in the third over of the innings, McCoy got Suryakumar Yadav caught by wicketkeeper Devon Thomas. Suryakumar was dismissed after scoring 11 runs.

Shreyas Iyer was caught by Alzarri Joseph at the hands of Thomas. Shreyas departs after scoring 10 runs. Rishabh Pant also could not do much and returned to the pavilion after scoring 24 runs in 12 balls. After this, Hardik Pandya shared a 43-run partnership with Ravindra Jadeja for the fifth wicket. Hardik was dismissed for 31 runs in 31 balls. He hit one four and two sixes in his innings.

obed macoy

After this, West Indies’ left-arm fast bowler McCoy wreaked havoc. He sent four consecutive players to the pavilion. McCoy sent Jadeja, Dinesh Karthik, Ravichandran Ashwin and Bhuvneshwar Kumar to the pavilion. Jadeja got out for 27 runs, Karthik seven runs, Ashwin 10 runs and Bhuvneshwar scored one run. Jason Holder dismissed the Indian innings for 138 runs by dismissing Avesh Khan (8). McCoy took six wickets. At the same time, Holder got two wickets. Apart from this, Alzarri Joseph and Aqeel Hussain took one wicket each. Chasing the target of 139 runs, the West Indies team got off to a good start. Brandon King and Kyle Meyers put on a 46-run partnership for the first wicket. Hardik Pandya sent Meyers to the pavilion. He could score eight runs. After this, captain Nicholas Pooran (14), Shimron Hetmyer (6) could not do much. Meanwhile, Brandon King completed his half-century. He returned to the pavilion as the fourth wicket. King played an innings of 68 runs in 52 balls with the help of eight fours and two sixes. By then it was too late.


Brandon King
Rovman Powell was dismissed for five runs. After this Thomas along with Odeon Smith led West Indies to victory. Smith remained unbeaten on four runs and Devon Thomas 31 off 19 balls. Thomas hit one four and two sixes in his innings. Arshdeep Singh, Jadeja, Ashwin, Hardik and Avesh took one wicket each for India.

Expansion

West Indies defeated India by five wickets in the second T20 of the five-match series. With this, the series has also been leveled at 1-1. Batting first after losing the toss, the Indian team was reduced to 138 runs in 19.4 overs. Hardik Pandya scored the highest 31 runs for India.

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