1 st Test Windies vs England:All round Windies get a massive win over England


Who would have thought that this match will end up in this way? It was a surprising result indeed as Windies manged to be top of their game and managed to beat England in every department.

It all started with Windies managing to get a good 1 st inning score of 289 runs on the board.But that score was just on par score as we reckon.

The reply from England was surprising as they only scored just 77 runs in their first inning by loosing all 10 wickets.

Windies came into bat with a good lead but at the end of the second day they were 126 for 6 wickets and was struggling a bit too.But Holder and Dowrich had other ideas as they did not let England take another wicket and took Windies score to 415 runs for 6 wickets.

Captain Jason Holder was amazing as he scored unbeaten 202 runs and Shane Dowrich scored unbeaten 116 runs.

England came upto bat by having a huge target of 600 plus on board and only managed to get 246 on board by loosing all their 10 wickets.

With that Windies were able to get a huge win by 381 runs and player of the match was obviously Captain Jason Holder.

Full match summary is as follows:

WINDIES(1st inning)            289-10(101.3 overs)

S.Hetmyer     81                        J.Anderson  5-46

ENGLAND(1st inning)          77-10(30.2 overs)

K.Jennings    17                        K.Roach      5-17

WINDIES(2 nd inning)          415-6(103.1 overs)

J.Holder      202*                      M.Ali           3-78

ENGLAND (2nd inning)        246-10(80.4 overs)

R.Burns       84                          R.Chase       8-60

                    Windies won by 381 runs




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