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Gayle powered his way to 67 off 38 balls as West Indies easily made 142/4 off 14.5 overs in reply to Australia's 141/6 off 20 overs.
South Africa levelled the five-match T20 series against West Indies 1-1 on Sunday (local time) when they beat the hosts by 16 runs in the second T20I here at the National Cricket Stadium.
Top West Indies players like their white-ball captain Kieron Pollard, Jason Holder, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, and Fabien Allen were a part of IPL
Mumbai will enter the game after their four-wicket win over in-form Chennai Super Kings courtesy Kieron Pollard's blitzkrieg.
Pollard singlehandedly took Mumbai Indians to a four-wicket win over CSK by smashing a blistering 34-ball 87 not out in a last-ball thriller on Saturday.
Pollard played one of the most memorable innings in the history of the IPL as Mumbai Indians defeated CSK by four wickets here at the Arun Jaitley Stadium on Saturday.
Up against a resurgent side, defending champions MI will need to address their middle-order woes if they are to go for a third consecutive win
Chasing 151 for victory, Sunrisers were all out for 137 runs in 19.4 overs to succumb to the loss to remain without any points in the table
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The victory also gave West Indies 30 valuable points and moved them up to sixth position in the International Cricket Council's Super League table after six matches played in their ongoing qualification run for the 2023 World Cup in India.
Pollard is also only the third player overall to hit six sixes in an over. South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs was the first ever batsman to hit 6 sixes in an international cricket when he went after Netherlands' Daan Van Bunge
While batting first, New Zealand hammered 238/3 in the allotted twenty overs and Windies were restricted to just 166/9.
However, there were no players from Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders or Chennai Super Kings. He named Kings XI Punjab’s captain KL Rahul and DC’s Shikhar Dhawan as his openers.
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