WI vs IRE: Big upset in T20 World Cup 2022, big setback for 2-time champion team
Newz Fast, New Delhi: There has been a big change in the great match of T20 World Cup Super 12. In the qualifying matches, the two-time champions West Indies have been knocked out of the T20 World Cup.
In the match between West Indies and Ireland, West Indies had to face defeat. Arland won the match and made their place in the Super 12.
Big blow to 2-time champion team
The West Indies team had to face defeat against Ireland in the qualifying matches of the T20 World Cup 2022. For the first time in the history of the T20 World Cup, the West Indies team has been out of this tournament before the Super 12 match.
The West Indies team won the T20 World Cup title in the year 2012 and 2016. The exclusion of West Indies from this tournament is a big blow for the cricket fans.
Ireland registered a one-sided victory
The match played against Ireland was do or die for West Indies. In this match, West Indies team won the toss and decided to bat first.
Batting first, West Indies scored 146 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs. Ireland's team achieved this target in 17.3 overs at the loss of 1 wicket and showed the West Indies the way out of this tournament.
Brendan King's innings went in vain
West Indies batsman Brendan King, facing 48 balls in this match, played an unbeaten innings of 62 runs with the help of 6 fours and 1 six, but this innings did not work for his team.
At the same time, Gareth Delany bowled brilliantly for Ireland. He took three wickets for just 16 runs in 4 overs. He made West Indies captain Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell and Evin Lewis his prey.