The idea was to use him as a wicket-taking force, in short, sharp bursts, and as a demonic hitter. It hasn't quite panned out that way
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The allrounder was pleased to have ended a long wait for a century and said there won't be recriminations over him trying to win the match with another six
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The allrounder's effort put to shade a serene 148 from Williamson, brilliant spells from Cottrell, Boult and Ferguson, and a rousing half-century from Gayle
How our ball-by-ball commentary captured the West Indies allrounder sending chills down the New Zealand team's backs in the final couple of overs
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"We wanted to get the guys together, just have a team event, a team bonding session. And I think it went really well," captain Jason Holder said
They looked exceptional in their warm-up match against New Zealand, but that is a distant memory as the sides prepare to meet in the World Cup proper
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