The most exciting match ever seen in the ICC World Cup-2019 is between the West Indies and New Zealand. Carlos Brathwaite of the West Indies scored a brilliant century in this match. But he couldn't win the match for his team. However, his innings won the hearts of cricket fans as well as cricket fans.
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Carlos' powerful innings was lauded by Virender Sehwag, Very-Very Special VVS Laxman and former Team India captain Sourav Ganguly. Sehwag tweeted that Brathwaite's innings will be remembered again and again. "Carlos Brathwaite played brilliant innings. Missed chasing an almosy impossible goal.' Ganguly says every World Cup needed Brathwaite to keep the tournament alive, what played the innings. Congratulations to New Zealand.'
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Chasing a victory target of 291 runs set by the hosts, the visitors were bundled out for 148 runs in their first innings. Chasing a target of 164 runs, the West Indies lost 7 wickets, but Brathwaite did not give up hope. Brathwaite played an aggressive and courageous inning even after dropping 9 wickets for 245 runs. Brathwaite completed his century in the 49th over. On the last ball of the over, he hit the mid-on direction, but Trent Bolt caught a brilliant catch on the boundary to beat the West Indies.