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    In pics: West Indies lift maiden Women's World T20 trophy

    • Powerful half-centuries from Hayley Matthews and skipper Stafanie Taylor fired the West Indies to their maiden World Twenty20 crown in a thrilling last-over win against Australia in Kolkata. (Getty Images)

    • Australia Women opted to bat against West Indies Women. (Getty Images)

    • West Indies Women team line up for national anthem ahead of the Women's ICC World Twenty20 final. (Getty Images)

    • Australia Women team line up for national anthem ahead of the Women's ICC World Twenty20 final. (Getty Images)

    • Earlier after electing to bat, skipper Meg Lanning and Elyse Villani helped Australia post 148 for five against a sloppy West Indies fielding display. (Getty Images)

    • The Aussies lost opener Alyssa Healy early but a 77-run second wicket partnership between Lanning (52) and Villani (52) set the tone for a formidable score. (Getty Images)

    • Medium-pacer Deandra Dottin was the pick of the Windies bowlers with two wickets. (Getty Images)

    • Chasing a competitive 149 for a win against the three-time champions, West Indies rode a blistering 120-run opening stand between Matthews (66) and Taylor (59) to triumph with three balls to spare. (Getty Images)

    • Powerful half-centuries from Hayley Matthews and skipper Stafanie Taylor fired the West Indies to their maiden World Twenty20 crown in a thrilling last-over win against Australia in Kolkata. (Getty Images)

    • The end came in a dramatic fashion, with Britney Cooper (3 not out) taking two lucky runs off bowler Ellyse Perry, as substitute Holly Ferling missed a run out opportunity. (Getty Images)

    • It was the first win in nine games for the West Indies against Australia, which was looking for a fourth straight title. (Getty Images)

    • Victorious West Indies team presented with the Women's ICC World Twenty20 trophy by ICC President Zaheer Abbas. (Getty Images)

    • Riding on scintillating knocks from the opening duo of skipper Stafanie Taylor and Hayle Matthews, the West Indies annexed their first Women's World T20 crown with a convincing eight-wicket victory in the final over defending champions Australia at the Eden Gardens. (Getty Images)

    • Riding on scintillating knocks from the opening duo of skipper Stafanie Taylor and Hayle Matthews, the West Indies annexed their first Women's World T20 crown with a convincing eight-wicket victory in the final over defending champions Australia at the Eden Gardens. (Getty Images)

    • Riding on scintillating knocks from the opening duo of skipper Stafanie Taylor and Hayle Matthews, the West Indies annexed their first Women's World T20 crown with a convincing eight-wicket victory in the final over defending champions Australia at the Eden Gardens. (Getty Images)

    • It was the first win in nine games for the West Indies against Australia, which was looking for a fourth straight title. (Getty Images)