South Africa defeated West Indies by 8 wickets in the 6th game of the T20 World Cup 2021 despite of Evin Lewis provided a solid start to West Indies as they kept the upper hand initially before South Africa came back and restrict the opponents at 143-8.
Evin Lewis kept his nerves calm and controlled as West Indies were losing wickets after regular intervals. A 73-runs opening partnership between Lewis and Lendl Simmons provided a steady start to the defending champions, Lewis’s share in the partnership was major and he ended up scoring 56 runs off 35 balls with the help of 3 boundaries and sixer.
From South Africa Keshav Maharaj picked his wicket in the 11th over to make a way for Proteas to come back in the game. Thereafter, West Indies suffered pressure as they kept losing wickets.
Only captain Kieron Pollard was able to make a break with his quick 26 off 20 balls including 2 boundaries and a six.
Dwaine Pretorius picked quick 3 wickets in the end which helped South Africa restrict West Indies to 143-8.
Keshav Maharaj bagged 2 wickets while Anrich Nortje and Kagiso Rabada shared a wicket apiece.
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