Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Windies Women complete series sweep against Ireland

Hayley Matthews was awarded Player of the Series.

Hayley Matthews was awarded Player of the Series.

West Indies Women completed a 3-0 series win over Ireland Women after winning the third T20 International by 72 runs at Dublin on Wednesday.

Both Hayley Matthews and Chedean Nation smashed career bests as West Indies, sent in to bat, posted 188 for one off their allotted 20 overs. Matthew finished on 107 not out, while Nation hit 63 not out as the pair put on a 162-run partnership, a new West Indies Women’s T20 record.

Ireland were then restricted to 116 for three, chasing a victory target of 189.

Matthews was awarded Player of the Series.

West Indies won the first match by 64 runs on Sunday in Dublin and the second by  45 runs at Pembroke on Tuesday.

The Windies will move on to face England in a three-game ODI series.

 

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