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Monday, 12 January 2015 - 18:29
West Indies beat South Africa in record Twenty20 run chase
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West Indies completed the highest run chase in Twenty20 history as they beat South Africa by four wickets in a thrilling game in Johannesburg.

Skipper Faf du Plessis's 119 from 56 balls helped the hosts to 231 for 7, the fourth highest T20 international score.

Chris Gayle led the reply with 90 from 41 balls, smashing seven sixes and adding 152 with Marlon Samuels.

Gayle departed with 61 needed from 38 balls but skipper Darren Sammy saw the Windies home with four balls to spare.
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