West Indies make 247-7
HALF CENTURIES from Chris Gayle and Darren Bravo helped the West Indies to 247 for seven off 50 overs in the second One-Day International against Bangladesh in Grenada today.
Gayle and Bravo, both of whom failed in the first ODI, scored 58 and 53, respectively. Lendl Simmons, who got a duck in the first match, returned to score 40 off 61 balls.
Denesh Ramdin and Kieron Pollard, whose heroic sixth-wicket partnership secured victory for the West Indies in the first ODI, chipped in with 34 off 51 and 26 off 20 balls, respectively.
Mashrafe Mortaza took three for 39 and Al-Amin Hossain two for 43.
Summarised scores: West Indies 247-7 in 50 overs (Chris Gayle 58, Darren Bravo 53, Lendl Simmons 40, Denesh Ramdin 34, Kieron Pollard 26; Mashrafe 3-39, Al-Amin Hossain 2-43) vs Bangladesh.