Australia complete clean sweep with third T20 win in West Indies

The Guardian

The Guardian

Author 2019-09-19 03:45:02


Australia’s utter dominance of the Twenty20 series against West Indies was confirmed with another comfortable victory in the Caribbean to seal a 3-0 series whitewash and ensure Meg Lanning’s side head back for the Australian summer with their winning streak intact.

The tourists never looked like slipping up at Bridgetown’s Kensington Oval after Jess Jonassen starred with the ball, taking four wickets for seven runs off her four overs as the West Indies, who won the toss and elected to bat first, were bowled out for just 81.

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Georgia Wareham was almost as impressive with figures of 3-14 before openers Alyssa Healy and Beth Mooney set about the run chase. Ellyse Perry was called into action to see Australia home after Healy was dismissed for 38, but the target was reached with ease after just 7.3 overs.

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