West Indies vs India: Obed McCoy dedicates 6-wicket haul to his sick mother – I’m doing this for my mom

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WI vs IND, 2nd T20I: West Indies beat India by 5 wickets in St Kitts after Obed McCoy picked up a six-wicket haul and received the Participant of the Match award.

Obed McCoy of West Indies. Courtesy: AP

Obed McCoy of West Indies. Courtesy: AP

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Obed McCoy completed with figures of 4-1-17-6 within the 2nd T20I
  • Obed McCoy received the Participant of the Match award
  • West Indies beat India by 5 wickets to attract degree within the collection

West Indies quick bowler Obed McCoy, on Monday, August 1, devoted his six-wicket haul towards India to his sick mom. The southpaw rattled the Indian bowling lineup within the second T20I at Warner Park in St Kitts, serving to the Caribbean group bowl the Males in Blue out for 138 in 19.4 overs.

McCoy completed with figures of 4-1-17-6 as West Indies received by 5 wickets to attract degree within the five-match collection. After bagging the Participant of the Match award, the left-armer mentioned that he’s attempting to be a greater cricketer.

“I wish to thank God. I am doing this for my mother, she is house sick. That is motivating me to be a greater participant. Grateful for it,” McCoy was quoted as saying within the post-match presentation ceremony.

McCoy opened the bowling for the hosts and removed Indian skipper, Rohit Sharma, in his very first supply. After beginning with a wicket-maiden, McCoy did not look again. The speedster mentioned that Rohit’s dismissal put the visiting group below immense strain.

“It put numerous strain on their batters. I all the time search for wickets within the powerplay as a result of that stops batsmen from scoring runs within the powerplay,” he said.

McCoy mentioned that he did not have readability of ideas within the first T20I, though he picked up one wicket at a good economic system charge of seven.50. “Went in with a transparent thoughts. Was overthinking within the earlier recreation,” McCoy mentioned.

Speaking on his capacity to bowl within the powerplay, McCoy talked about, “It offers me numerous problem and expertise. Helps groom me as a participant.”

The third T20I is scheduled to happen on Tuesday, August 2 on the identical venue in St Kitts.

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