Windies women win T20 series against Pakistan

Stafanie Taylor
West Indies’ Stafanie Taylor plays a shot against Australia during the final of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 2016 cricket tournament at Eden Gardens in Kolkata, India, Sunday, April 3, 2016.
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West Indies Women completed a series win (3-0) against Pakistan with a six-wicket win in the third and final T20 International at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground in Antigua on Sunday.
Asked to chase a modest 103 after Captain Stafanie Taylor snatched a stunning hat trick in her final over sunk the visitors for 102, the Windies romped to their target by six wickets with five deliveries to spare.
Taylor was again at the forefront, hitting an unbeaten 43 off 41 balls to rescue her side after they slumped to 17 for three in the third over.
The drama came earlier when Taylor bowled Fatima Sana (1), Diana Baig (5) and Anam Amin (0) in successive deliveries.
West Indies won the first match by 10 runs. The regional team made 136 for six, while Pakistan scored 126 for six.
West Indies won the second game under the Duckworth/Lewis method. West Indies made 125 for six off 18 overs when rain stopped the game.
Pakistan could only make 103 for six in 18 overs in their pursuit of 126.

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