West Indies win the series by defeating Australia. The host West Indies also won the series 3-0 by defeating Australia in the third T20. In St. Lucia, the Caribbeans lost to Ajit by 6 wickets. Caribbean hard hitter batsman Chris Gayle became the best in the match with 67 runs from 38 balls.
The West Indies are not going to be stopped on their own soil. They have also won the previous two T20s. So the third match was a series decider for them.
Australia won the toss and elected to bat in St. Lucia. They have a good start. Wade and Finch put on 41 runs. Although Wade returned with 23 runs, Captain Finch remained steadfast on the other side. Mitchell Marsh then fell into the trap of Fabian Allen’s lbw with 9 runs. Later Alex did not get many advantages. In the end, Ajira averaged 141 runs for 6 wickets thanks to Henriques’ 33 and Turner’s 24 runs.
In reply, West Indies batted at the beginning. The team lost to opener Fletcher by 4 runs. Later, when Simmons returned for 42 runs, the Caribbeans fell a little behind. Chris Gayle and Nicholas then took the helm of the team. Gayle’s 67 and Puran’s 32 helped the hosts to victory with 31 balls to spare.
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