Mitchell Starc’s Viper Destroyed West Indies in the opening match of the three-match ODI series at Kensington Oval
on Tuesday in Bridgetown, Barbados. Ride on Starc’s tremendous bowling, the Aussies won the rain hit by 133 runs and led 1-0 in the ODI leg.
The Men in Maroon scored the revised target (according to the DLS method) of 257 runs for a win after Australia scored 252/9 in 49 overs, scoring just 123 in 26.2 overs. Captain Kieron Pollard top-scored for the host with almost run-a-ball 56.
Starc fired Evin Lewis on the very first ball of the second innings, the left-handed batsman surprises with a half volley on the leg stump and completes a brilliant catch on his follow-up. Starc then bowled clean Jason Mohammed with a classic in-swinger, send the right-hand man’s off-stump for a walk in the park.
Here is the video:
A vintage Mitchell Starc seed …#WIvAUS
– Nic Savage (@ nic_savage1) 21 July 2021
Nicolas Pooran next Starc fell in the fifth over and issued lbw for a duck. Pollard en Akeal Hosein were the last two victims of Starc, and they both came out in the same innings – 22nd Windies innings.
‘It was a special day, we had three debutants [Josh Philippe, Ben McDermott and Wes Agar]. I thought we did a fantastic job of reaching 252, “he said. the ‘Player of the Match’, Starc said during the presentation of the match.
Asked if conditions in Barbados favor him, Starc said: A very good everyday performance by the group today. We thought there was varying bounce, but a little swing earlier helped us. My role is the same in the white ball format. ”