Twitter reacts to West Indies’ fantastic triumph against South Africa to chisel their path in final

West Indies came out all guns blazing in the ninth and decisive One-Day International (ODI) of the West Indies Tri-Nation Series 2016 against South Africa at Bridgetown and won the game to chisel their path into the final. West Indies not only needed a win but a huge one as their net run rate was pretty low. They will now lock horns with Australia in the final and the battle will surely be enthralling. Also Read: 14 mind-boggling quotes from Chris Gayle’s autobiography ‘Six Machine’

Before the ninth game West Indies were placed at the bottom with 8 points while South Africa were second with 12 points in their basket. But West Indies turned the tide and emerged victorious in the crucial game.

Batting first, West Indies scored 285 runs in their 50 overs with Darren Bravo smashing a ton. Kieron Pollard, Jason Holder and Carlos Brathwaite contributed with some priceless runs and helped their side to achieve a respectable total. Also Read: When Marlon Samuels almost gave up cricket post the dark days of 2007

South Africa suffered too many early blows and were dismantled for a mere score of 185. This big win not only enhanced West Indies’ NRR but also they earned a bonus point which helped them in confirming their spot in the final. Twitterati went ballistic and reacted to this win by the Caribbean giants, check out some pick of the tweets here: