West Indies are taking on Bangladesh in match 23 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at Taunton today, on Monday. However, ahead of the crucial match for West Indies, two legends from West Indies cricket were seen on the field. Former West Indies bowling greats, Courtney Walsh and Curtly Ambrose were seen together after years and immediately brought back memories of their destructive bowling spells. West Indies vs Bangladesh Live Cricket Score of ICC World Cup 2019 Match.
Both Courtney Walsh and Curtly Ambrose formed one of the most destructive fast bowling pairs ever. The tall West Indies bowling legends are counted alongside Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis as the greatest bowling pairs from the 1980s and 1990s. West Indies vs Bangladesh Live Cricket Score - 23th ODI match - Full Scorecard.
Courtney Walsh and Curtly Ambrose have together taken more than 900 Test wickets and accounted for more than 500 wickets in the one-day international. Courtney Walsh finished with 519 wickets in Tests and Ambrose with 405 wickets individually.
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Interestingly, both Welsh and Ambrose took 22 five-wicket hauls in Test matches and three ten-wicket hauls. Welsh made his debut in cricket in 1984 and Ambrose first played for West Indies in 1988.
West Indies are playing against Bangladesh today, on Monday in the ICC CWC 2019. This is the fifth match that West Indies are playing. Out of the previous four matches, West Indies have won only one match and lost two, whereas the West Indies vs South Africa match was called off due to rain.
On the other hand, Bangladesh have also played four matches, won one and lost two games. Bangladesh also had no result in the match against Sri Lanka due to rain. This is an important match for both the sides. Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss and elected to field first.