West Indies vs India Report Semi Final 2
March 31, 2016
1st Semi Final match of ICC Worldt20 2016 has been played between West Indies and India on 31st March 2016 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Putting into bat first by West Indies, India put huge totals of 192 runs with top orders superb batting performances in 20 overs. Virat Kohli once again played splendid inning for India and contributed well 89* runs in 47 balls. West Indies in reply chased the huge given traget in 19.4 overs having lost 3 wickets and won the match by 7 wickets. LMP Simmons declared man of the match for his 82* runs.
Earlier, West Indies won the toss and opted to Firld First. India made god start with RG Sharma and AM Rahane initially. Both played well and added 62 euns before RG Sharma got out scoring 43 runs of 31 balls. V Kohli came in middle and once again played very useful anchoring inning for India and contributed well 89* runs of just 47 balls. AM Rahane also played good inning of 40 runs. India managed to score 192 runs in 20 overs.
Following huge target of 193 runs, West Indies lost 2 wickets early. CH Gayle gone for 5 runs and MN Samuels lost his wicket scoring just 8 runs. J Charles and LMP Simmons took charg in hand and played brave innings for West Indies. Both contributed well 52 and 82* runs. In later overs AD Rusell played quick inning of 43 runs of 20 balls and presented well desearve win to West Indies by 7 wickets.
Man of the match : LMP simmons (West Indies)
Points : West Indies through to Final