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Pakistan v West Indies | Today Live Score | 3rd ODI | Abu Dhabi Cricket Stadium
The three tons for Babar Azam in the series made Pakistan whitewashed the ODI series to West Indies by 3-0. Babar Azam once again scored century in the final ODI. This makes him the only third Pakistani player in the history of Pakistan cricket to achieve the landmark. He became the eighth player in the history of ODI’s to score three centuries in consecutive matches.
Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat in the final ODI of the home series against West Indies. West Indian bowlers who were down and out in the whole series once again fail to restrict Pakistani batsmen. Sharjeel Khan and Azhar Ali gave Pakistan a solid start. Both of them scored briskly before Sharjeel got out on 38 runs. Azhar Ali scored century and got out on 101 of 109 balls. He scored 8 fours and 1 six in his ton innings.
The day once again belongs to Babar Azam as he scored yet another ton. He scored 117 runs of 106 balls with the help of 8 fours and 1 six. He now levels the great Zaheer Abbas and Saeed Anwar who scored 3 consecutive centuries for Pakistan in the past.
Pakistan scored 308 runs in allotted 50 overs for the loss of 6 wickets. For West Indies Joseph once again took 2 for 62 in his 8 overs.
West Indies in reply once again failed to cross the line as the visitors were bowled out for 178 runs in 44 overs. None of the batsmen took the responsibility to take West Indies over the line. Ramdin was the highest scorer for 37 runs. Nawaz toom 3 for 40 while Wahab took 2 for 28.
This takes Pakistan to 8th position in ICC rankings for ODI’s. West Indies now holds the 9th position. Babar Azam was named man of the series and also man of the man for his outstanding performance in a three match series. Pakistan will now face West Indies in the test series in UAE.
Today Match Prediction
The Predictions were quite clear before the start of the match. We already predicted Pakistan to win the series 3-0. This is due to the superb form of Pakistani batsmen specially Babar Azam. Pakistan chances for victory in final ODI was 80% while West Indies only had 20% chances.
Cricket Match Scorecard
- Toss: Pakistan, choose to bat first
- Pakistan: 308 for 6 (50 overs) (Babar 117, Azhar 101, Joseph 2/62)
- West Indies: 172 for 10 (44 overs) (Ramdin 37, Nawaz 3/40, Wahab 2/28)
- Pakistan won by 136 runs and also clinch the series 3-0
Man of the Match: Babar Azam (Pakistan)
Man of the Series: Babar Azam (Pakistan)
West Indies Squad
KC Brathwaite, E Lewis, DM Bravo, MN Samules, D Ramdin, KA Pollard, JO Holder, SP Narine, SJ Benn, AS Joseph, ST Gabriel
Sharjeel Khan, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed(w), Mohammad Rizwan, Sohail Khan, Imad Waseem, Mohammad Nawaz, Hassan Ali, Wahab Riaz