Australia clinch ODI series after a six-wicket win over West Indies
Matthew Wade scored his 11th ODI half-century as Australia brought up a six-wicket win over West Indies in the decider to win the series 2-1 here on Monday.
Wade’s 51 not out off 52 balls enabled Australia to surpass the Windies’ paltry total of 152 in just 30.3 overs.
After the Windies won the toss and opted to bat first, Mitchell Starc took 3/43 while Ashton Agar and Adam Zampa struck twice each as Australia bowled out the hosts with 29 balls left in their innings.
Brief scores: West Indies 152 in 45.1 ovs (E. Lewis 55 n.o., M. Starc 3/43). Australia 153/4 in 30.3 ovs (M. Wade 51 n.o.). Australia won by 6 wickets.