USA Completes 4-0 Sweep of Canada in T20I Series

USA Completes 4-0 Sweep of Canada in T20I Series

USA's Corey Anderson and Nitish Kumar led their team to a 4-0 series sweep over Canada in the T20I series, with a thrilling four-wicket victory at Prairie View.

Chasing 169, USA faced an early setback, losing three wickets for just nine runs. However, Anderson and Kumar steadied the innings with a 104-run partnership. Anderson, in his second match for USA, anchored the chase with a 48-ball 55, including two sixes and six fours. Kumar was more aggressive, scoring a 38-ball 64 with four sixes and four fours.

After Anderson's dismissal, Nitish and Shadley van Schalkwyk fell in quick succession. But Harmeet Singh and Nisarg Patel calmly guided USA to victory in the final over.

For Canada, Harsh Thaker was the standout performer, scoring 38 runs and taking two wickets. Other batters made starts but failed to convert them into substantial scores.

Canada's innings was characterized by a series of partnerships, with no batter able to dominate. Thaker's 24-ball 38, which included three sixes, was the highest individual score.

Despite Canada's efforts, USA's bowling attack proved too strong. Rishiv Joshi dismissed Andries Gous with the second ball of the innings, while Saad Bin Zafar removed Aaron Jones and Gajanand Singh in the second over.

However, Anderson and Kumar's partnership proved decisive, as USA once again demonstrated their superiority over Canada in the series.

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