The 1st T20I Match of the New Zealand tour of West Indies, 2022 played yesterday at Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica, in New Zealand defeated West Indies by 13 runs.
West Indies won the toss and elect to field first, New Zealand batted batted first, started the inning very brilliantly, Martin Guptill and Devon Conway came to start the inning and gave a very brilliant start with a half-century of 62 runs for the first wicket, the first wicket has gone for 62 runs in 7.3 over, Martin Guptill dismissed for 16 runs in 17 balls, next batsman Kane Williamson came to bat, meanwhile the second wicket has also gone in next ball, Devon Conway dismissed after playing a very brilliant quick inning of 43 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 4 boundaries in just 29 balls, next batsman Glenn Phillips came to bat and he good strike rotate with Kane Williamson, the third wicket has gone for 98 runs in last ball of the 12th over, Glenn Phillips dismissed for 17 runs in 11 balls, followed by Daryl Mitchell came to bat and he good strike rotate with Kane Williamson, the fourth wicket has gone for 16.3 over, Daryl Mitchell dismissed for 16 runs in 22 balls, next batsman James Neesham came to bat, after few moments the fifth wicket has aslo gone for 149 runs in 17.3 over, Kane Williamson dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 47 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 4 boundaries in 33 balls, next batsman Mitchell Santner came to bat and he remains unbeaten for 4 runs with James Neesham, and James Neesham played a very brilliant quick inning of 33 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 3 boundaries in just 15 balls, in this way, New Zealand scored 185 runs after losing 5 wickets in 20 overs and set a target of 186 runs for West Indies.
West Indies' bowler Odean Smith performed very brilliant bowling, he took 3 wickets for 32 runs, Obed McCoy and Jason Holder got 1-1 wicket.
West Indies chasing 186 runs in the second inning they could manage just 172 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs, West Indies started the inning not very well, Shamarh Brooks playes a brilliant inning of 42 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 2 boundaries in 43 balls, Romario Shepherd played a very brilliant unbeaten quick inning of 31 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 1 boundary in just 16 balls, Odean Smith also played an unbeaten quick inning of 27 runs with the help of 1 six and 4 boundaries in just 12 balls, Jason Holder scored 25 runs in 19 balls, Rovman Powell scored 18 runs in 12 balls, apart from this, Nicholas Pooran dismissed for 15 runs, Shimron Hetmyer dismissed just for 2 runs, Devon Thomas 1 run, and Kyle Mayers 1 run, In this way, West Indies could manage just 172 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 and lost the match by 13 runs.
New Zealand bowler Mitchell Santner performed very brilliant bowling took 3 wickets just for 19 runs in his spell, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, and Ish Sodhi got 1-1 wicket.
New Zealand bowler Mitchell Santner selected as the best player of the match, he performed very brilliant bowling took 3 wickets just for 19 runs in his spell.