Kolkata, Apr 3: West Indies bowlers affected a center request breakdown to confine England to an OK 155 for 9 regardless of Joe Root’s alluring half-century in the last of the ICC World T20, here today.
It was leg-spinner Samuel Badree (2/16 in 4 overs), who dispensed the underlying harm in a mind blowing opening act while Dwayne Bravo (3/37 in 4 overs) and Carlos Brathwaite (3/23 in 4 overs) showed their varieties while setting off a breakdown amid the back-10. The last five overs delivered a small 40 runs.
Exactly when Root (54 in 36 balls) alongside Jos Buttler (36), searched set for a forcing aggregate, Bravo and Brathwaite wreaked devastation.
Britain were cruising 84 for 3 in 11.1 overs with Root and Buttler having included 61 runs as of now yet were soon diminished to 111 for 7, losing four wickets for 27 keeps running inside next three overs.
Prior to the breakdown occured, the limits were streaming around then when Brathwaite rejected Buttler. The batsman attempted to pull the bowler over profound mid-wicket just to be holed out by Bravo.
Ben Stokes (13) and Root, who had hit seven fresh limits had included 26 runs together when Bravo rocked the bowling alley a sharp boouncer to dispose of the previous.
Moeen Ali (0), who has lasting issue with short ball attempted to tuck one let go in his rib confine to Denesh Ramdin.
Root, who was getting restless then played a unique lap shot to be gotten at short fine-leg as England never recouped from the blows.
Britain however benifitted from David Willey’s cameo of 14-ball 21 (1×4, 2×6) which helped tjem move beyond 150-run mark.