Southampton: After Corona, the Caribbean grew to become a nightmare for England, dropping the primary Test by Four wickets.
West Indies began the 200-run chase in a really disappointing method, three wickets fell for simply 27 runs, opener John Campbell returned injured with only one run attributable to a ball hit on the foot, the start of the fourth over It was Joffrey Archer's Yorker who hit him within the foot. When he went on strike once more, he known as a physician out of ache after which walked off the sector, being changed by Shy Hope.
Second opener Craig Braithwaite tried to play cautiously however grew to become Archer's wicket with Four off 18 balls. Shemar Brooks was lbw by Archer with out giving him time to open his account, Shy Hope scored 9 and Mark Wood's ball. But grew to become daring.
Now on the wicket, Ruston Chase and Jermaine Blackwood got here collectively and commenced to maneuver cautiously in the direction of the goal, the pair was additionally eradicated by Archer on the 100th set, Ruston Chase noticed the brief ball coming straight to the mouth. He raised his hand however the ball went straight to wicketkeeper Butler via the gloves, he scored 37 runs, Blackwood now led by Shane Dorch, Ben Stokes lower Dorch (20) for a complete of 168. Behind.
Blackwood misplaced the cricket close to the end line. When Ben Stokes overpowered him with the assistance of Anderson, the group wanted 11 runs to win and 5 extra runs to finish the century itself, he hit 12 fours. Campbell, now retired, returned to the wicket with a 95-run stand, and in the long run Stokes hit a 4 to offer the group a Four-wicket victory, with Jason Holder (eight) and Jason Holder (14) not out And Stokes took 2 wickets.
Earlier, the second innings of the English group, which began the final day's play with 284 runs for eight wickets, ended at 313, with Shannon Gabriel taking 5 wickets whereas Ruston Chase and Alzari Joseph took 2 wickets every.