Sunday, December 28, 2008

NewZealand levels T20 series 1-1 against WestIndies

The first T20 match between West Indies and New Zealand played at Auckland ended in a tie. Then however,a T20 match should produce a result for that both the teams have to play one super over game. After New Zealand won the toss,they choose to bat first. They scored 155 runs from 20 overs.Ross Taylor top scored with 63 runs. Then in the chase West Indies scored 155 runs from 20 overs and the match ended in a tie.Gayle top scored with 67 runs. To produce a win,both the teams played a super over game. In that West Indies managed to score 25 runs from one over. In turn New Zealand managed to score only 15 runs from one over. West Indies finally won the match by 10 runs.Gayle won the man of the match award. In the second T20 match,New Zealand won the toss and choose to bat first. They scored 191 runs from 20 overs. Ryder scored 62runs and McCullum scored 59 runs.West Indies managed to score only 155 runs from 20 overs.Sarwan was the top scorer with 53 runs.Finally, New Zealand won the match by 36 runs and they level the two match series 1-1. Ryder won the man of the match award for his inspiring batting performance.