The Zimbabwe batsmen were unable to read the lethal spin bowling of Shane Shillingford who captured 5 wickets in each innings and won the Test for the Windies.
The West Indian spinners dominated the first day of the second Test against Zimbabwe by taking 8 wickets and the hosts anticipate a vital first innings lead.
Shane Shillingford penetrated through the perishable batting line up of Zimbabwe and achieved his career’s best performance as the Caribbeans clinched the Test.
West Indies restricted Zimbabwe to a nominal score in the first innings because of the deadly bowling by Marlon Samuels well supported by the other bowlers.
Lendl Simmons tore apart the ordinary looking bowling attack of Zimbabwe with the assistance of Johnson Charles and Dwayne Bravo as the Windies won the match.
Darren Bravo played a responsible match winning knock supported by Kieran Powell and superb bowling by their bowlers led Windies to an easy win vs. Zimbabwe.
The West Indian skipper, Dwayne Bravo’s best career performance, along with the star batsman, Ramnaresh Sarwan, won them the 2nd ODI and series vs. Zimbabwe.
The Caribbean batsmen led by centuries from Johnson Charles and Darren Bravo spoiled the Zimbabwe bowling as the hosts clinched the first ODI easily.
West Indies at last registered their first win in Australia against the hosts when they clinched the only Twenty20 after demonstrating a nice team work.
Adam Voges hammered his maiden ODI ton as Australia piled up a substantial score on board and their bowlers defended well while West Indies lost the 5th match.