Kieron Pollard praised the children after securing 8-wicket win over India. © AFP
West Indies captain Kieron Pollard was all reward for his workforce mates as an all-round efficiency from the guests helped them notch up a complete eight-wicket win over India. West Indies restricted India to 170/7 within the second T20I that was performed in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday after which chased down the goal with eight wickets and 9 balls to spare. They thus levelled the three-match collection 1-1 after failing to defend a goal of 208 within the first match. Pollard mentioned that the workforce did nicely to limit India to 170 after the beginning that they had obtained due to Shivam Dube. “To have the ability to limit India to 170 after my costly over, it was incredible,” he mentioned within the post-match presentation.
Pollard bowled what turned out to be a somewhat disastrous final ninth over wherein he was hit for 3 sixes by Dube and in addition bowled three wides. Walshy’s (Hayden Walsh Jr) 4 overs have been actually good. Kesrick (Williams) bouncing again too.
“The way in which we batted, we had mentioned how one can strategy the sport, and the boys performed it nicely. We’ve some guys who’ve executed nicely from the CPL, and we’re excited for them. I’m fairly excited for this younger bunch,” he mentioned.
Pollard mentioned that he prides on being captain of the workforce. “I’m persevering with to take pleasure in my cricket. Most I can do is cross on the data to the children. We could have good outcomes if we keep as a unit. I satisfaction myself on being a pacesetter. God has given me a expertise to play cricket. So after I come out, I come out with a will to win. And now captain, the need is stronger. However there have been areas we have to enhance about: couple of wides, couple of no-balls. We stay up for the ultimate sport at Wankhede,” he mentioned.