Aussies collapse again to trail West Indies 0-2

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Australia way the West Indies 2-0 successful their T20 bid successful the Caribbean aft losing the 2nd lucifer by 56 runs connected Sunday (AEST).

The Aussies are conscionable 1 lucifer distant from decision successful the five-match bid aft bowling archetypal and conceding 4-196 against the location broadside successful St Lucia, past being bundled retired for conscionable 140.

Shimron Hetmyer top-scored for the Windies with 61 from 36 balls, arsenic Josh Hazlewood, Ashton Agar and Mitchell Marsh took 1 wicket apiece for Australia. Adam Zampa dropped a brace of catches, including a caught-and-bowled, portion Dan Christian spilled an outfield accidental erstwhile Dwayne Bravo (47 not out) was connected 15.

Australian skipper Aaron Finch successful the 2nd T20 vs West Indies. (FOX Sports)

Marsh scored a 2nd consecutive half-century for the series, 54 runs from 52 balls, but again had insufficient support. Josh Philippe (13) and Moises Henriques (19) were the lone different Aussie batsmen to scope treble figures, portion Hayden Walsh claimed 3-29, dismissing each of the top-scoring trio.

Marsh was the 4th wicket, falling with the people astatine 101. As successful the archetypal game, Australia suffered a mediocre batting collapse, spanning six wickets successful arsenic galore overs, to fto their chances of triumph slip.

Captain Aaron Finch managed conscionable six. He volition anticipation his depleted broadside tin debar an unassailable 3-0 shortage erstwhile the 3rd crippled is played connected Tuesday (AEST).

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