16 Oct 2011

Windies beat Bangladesh by eight wickets

6:21 am on 16 October 2011

The West Indies defeated Bangladesh by eight wickets in the second one day cricket international in Dhaka to gain an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Marlon Samuels made a 74-ball 88 not out and opener Lendl Simmons scored 80 as the West Indies achieved a 221-run target with more than seven overs to spare.

Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim top-scored for Bangladesh with 69 before his side fell for 220 in 48.5 overs.