Classy Steve Smith leads Australia to win over West Indies

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Former Australia captain Steve Smith continued his superb form with the bat as he lead Australia to an emphatic 7 wicket win in unofficial World Cup warm-up match against West Indies at Southampton on Tuesday.

Chasing a target of 229 set by West Indies, Australia achieved target in 38.3 overs for the loss of three wickets.

Steve Smith top scored with classy 76 off 82 in which he hit two sixes and seven fours. Shaun Marsh remained not out on 55 while skipper Aaron finch scored 44.

Here are full score details.

Result: Australia win by seven wickets

Toss: Australia captain Aaron Finch won the coin toss and opted to bowl first. 

West Indies

Evin Lewis lbw Maxwell 50 (56b, 6×4, 1×6)

Shai Hope c Carey b Cummins 21 (23b, 2×4, 2×6)

Darren Bravo b Coulter-Nile (14b, 1×4)

Shimron Hetmyer c Cummins b Coulter-Nile 11 (9b, 2×4)

Nicholas Pooran c Marsh b Maxwell (18b)

Sunil Ambris c Behrendorff b Starc 37 (46b, 3×4)

Andre Russell b Zampa (4b, 1×4)

Carlos Brathwaite c Marsh b Behrendorff 60 (64b, 5×4, 3×6)

Fabian Allen c Carey b Cummins 12 (18b, 2×4)

Floyd Reifer not out (9b)

Ashley Nurse c Marsh b Starc 11 (17b, 1×4)

Extras 8 (6wd, 2lb)

Total 229 (Overs: 46.2)

FOW: 1-39 (Hope 6.5); 2-58 (Bravo 11.3); 3-74 (Hetmyer 13.5); 4-94 (Lewis 18.4); 5-97 (Pooran 20.3); 6-104 (Russell 21.3); 7-178 (Ambris 35.6); 8-213 (Brathwaite 41.3); 9-215 (Allen 42.4); 10-229 (Nurse 46.2)

Bowling: overs-maidens-runs-wickets

M Starc: 8.2-0-34-2 (3wd)

J Behrendorff: 9-0-65-1 (1wd)

P Cummins: 9-0-36-2 (1wd)

N Coulter-Nile: 6-0-25-2

A Zampa: 9-1-42-1 (1wd)

G Maxwell: 3-0-14-2

S Smith: 2-0-11-0

Australia

Aaron Finch c Holder b Reifer 42 (47b, 6×4, 1×6)

Usman Khawaja retired hurt 5 (7b, 1×4)

David Warner c Pooran b Thomas 12 (24b, 2×4)

Steve Smith c Pooran B Brathwaite 76(82b, 7×4, 2×6)

Shaun Marsh not out 55 (59b, 7×4)

Glenn Maxwell not out 18 (12b, 3×4)

Total 3-230 (38.3 overs)

FOW: 1-47 (Warner 8.5); 2-100 (Finch 17.2), 3-209 (Smith 35.1) 

Bowling: overs-maidens-runs-wickets

K Roach: 4-1-15-0 (1wd)

A Russell: 3-0-17-0 (3wd)

C Brathwaite: 8-0-58-1 (2wd)

O Thomas: 6-0-34-1 (3wd)

F Allen: 10-1-68-0 (1wd)

R Reifer: 5-0-17-1

A Nurse: 2.2-0-10-0

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