Obed McCoy took 6 wickets in the second T20
India- Windies second T20 match on Tuesday
India lost by 5 wickets in the second T20
New Delhi. West Indies’ left-arm fast bowler Obed McCoy bowled a record-breaking 2nd T20 International against India (IND vs WI) in the second T20 International match. The Indian batting disintegrated like a pack of cards in front of McCoy’s sharp bowling. As a result, no batsman of Team India could even touch the figure of 40. The host Windies did not even allow the visiting Indian team to play the full 20 overs and registered a bang with 4 balls to spare. With this win, Windies leveled the series 1-1.
Obed McCoy took the maximum 6 wickets by spending 17 runs in his quota of four overs. This is the best bowling performance by a Windies batsman in a T20 match against India. McCoy was adjudged man of the match for his excellent bowling. Windies bowler dedicates Man of the Match award to ailing mother. McCoy said, ‘This award is for my mother. He is sick and he has always inspired me to be a better player.
Batting first, India scored 138 runs in 19.4 overs. Hardik Pandya scored the highest 31 runs while Ravindra Jadeja scored 27 runs in 30 balls. Wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant scored 24 runs in 12 balls. The third T20 match of the series between India and West Indies will be played on Tuesday (August 2). McCoy said, ‘I am always looking for wickets in the powerplay. I landed with a clean mind. In the last match, I was thinking excessively.
Obed McCoy showed the way to the pavilion to captain Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dinesh Karthik, R Ashwin and Bhuvneshwar Kumar. McCoy gave a big blow to Team India by dismissing Rohit on the very first ball of the match. Team India could not recover from the initial setback and kept on losing wickets at regular intervals.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 02, 2022, 14:30 IST