11 Dec 2012

Samuels sets up one day win

11:26 am on 11 December 2012

The West Indies master blaster Marlon Samuels struck 85 off 43 balls, including 29 off one over, to lead the world champions to victory in their one-off Twenty20 cricket match against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

The West Indies ran up 197 for 4 before restricting the gallant home side to 179 for 1.

Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudullah set a Bangladesh Twenty-20 record partnership of 132 runs in an unbroken second-wicket stand.