(Watch) Nicholas Pooran flexes his power as he comes off the court with a huge six | cricket.one

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Nicholas Pooran hit the ground running with a monstrous goal against Uganda (X)Nicholas Pooran hit the ground running with a monstrous goal against Uganda (X)

In the 18th match of the ongoing ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024, West Indies won the toss and elected to bat first against Uganda at the Providence Stadium in Guyana.

In the ongoing clash between both teams, WI started their innings well and the openers provided a much-needed start until Brandon King, the West Indian opener, was dismissed by Ugandan spinner Alpesh Ramjani.

Nicholas Pooran made a dramatic entrance at number three, launching a monstrous six against Ramjani in the 5th over. Pooran kneeled and plodded a full delivery just outside stump over deep mid-wicket for another maximum, coming off the line in style.

Nicholas Pooran gets away in style

Pooran came off the target line in style with his huge punch and looked for a big hit. However, his strike did not extend beyond the tenth over of the innings. Brian Masaba resulted in the end of the Pooran’s stay in the middle when he dismissed him after a catch and bowling.

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West Indies will want to win this match against Uganda by a significant margin to increase their net run rate. Pooran’s dismissal could hinder their progress towards a big total.