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Indians Fans Were Disappointed To Avesh Khan Bowling The Last Over
By CricShots - Aug 2, 2022 10:41 am
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West Indies made a phenomenal comeback in the five-match T20I series against the Indian team by winning the second game by five wickets and leveling it by 1-1. The southpaw fast bowler, Obed McCoy bowled a magical spell taking six wickets while Brandon Kings’s half-century and a cameo at the end from Devon Thomas led West Indies to a win in a low-scoring thriller.

Avesh Khan
Avesh Khan failed to defend 10 runs in the final over

After winning the toss again, the Windes opted to bowl first after winning the toss and the bowlers proved the decision right. The Indian team continued going with their attacking approach but they also kept on losing wickets at crucial intervals in an attempt to keep the scoreboard running. Obed McCoy bowled the best spell of his career in T20I returning with figures of 4-1-17-6.

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Obed McCoy ripped apart the Indian batting unit and 31 by the flamboyant all-rounder, Hardik Pandya was the highest score for the visiting team. Brandon King was in fine touch from the start of the innings and with his stroke-making, it appeared that the chase would be a walk in the park for the hosts.

King played a fiery knock of 68 runs from 52 balls but wickets kept falling from the other end. Devon Thomas played a cameo of unbeaten 31 runs from 19 balls, in the end, to help West Indies win a contest that went down the wire.

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In the last over, West Indies were required to score 10 runs to get over the line. The Indian skipper, Rohit Sharma had the option to either go with Avesh Khan or back Bhuvneshwar Kumar in for the last over. Rohit decided to give the last over to Avesh but he was unable to pull off the victory conceding 10 runs from three balls including a no-ball in the crunch situation.

Here is the video of the final over by Avesh Khan:

Here is the video of the final over by Avesh Khan:

Here is how the Indians fans reacted: