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Windies trail Australia 1-0 in ODI series

Published:Wednesday | July 21, 2021 | 12:51 AM
West Indies bowler Hayden Walsh Jr took five wickets but could not prevent his side losing by 133 runs in their first One-Day International against Australia at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados on Tuesday night.
West Indies bowler Hayden Walsh Jr took five wickets but could not prevent his side losing by 133 runs in their first One-Day International against Australia at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados on Tuesday night.

The West Indies went down in a 133-run loss to Australia by the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method in their One-Day International (ODI) cricket match at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados on Tuesday night.

The defeat means they trail 1-0 in the three-match series.

The Australians won the toss and elected to bat, ending on 252/9 after a revised innings of 49 overs.

The Windies, set a target of 257 from 49 overs, were however bowled out for 123 runs in 26 overs and two deliveries.

The teams meet again for match-two, at the same venue, tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. Jamaica time.

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