After returning cricket in England finally, one test match completed and another one is knocking the door. England vs West Indies 2nd Test will be held on 16th July as per schedule. England lost the very first test match against the West Indies. All-round performances help West Indies to lead the series.
England vs West Indies 2nd Test Result
Result – England won by 113 runs
Player of the match – Ben Stokes
ENG vs WI 2nd Test news and result update
England 1st Innings
The second test match was held in Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester. West Indies won the toss and opt to bowl. England openers D Sibley got a marvelous century. He scored 120 runs of 372 balls. On the other hand, Englands one of the greatest all-rounder represented a carrier best innings. He made 176 runs off 356 balls with 17 fours and two big sixes. Thet produced a healthy total 469 runs in their first innings
West Indies 1st Innings
West Indies openers started well. Brathwaite found some runs from his willow. He made well played 75 runs but not good enough for his team! Shamarh Brooks made a good knock. He scored 68 runs from 137 balls and Roston Chase scored a quick 51 runs with 7 fours. West Indies scored 287 runs in their 1st Innings. Broad and woakes picked up three wickets each.
England 2nd Innings
England 2nd innings was more aggressive than first innings. Stokes opened the bat and he made another knock for his team. After 19th over England declared the second innings from 129-3.
West Indies 2nd Innings
Again no drama happened for the West Indies team. Top-order batsman was not up to the mark in the second innings from the West Indies point of view. Only Shamarh Brooks and Jermaine Blackwood scored a half-century. But that was not good enough for the West Indies.
Check out ENG vs WI 1st test result
England vs West Indies 2nd Test Squad
Joe Root(c), Ben Stokes, Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Zak Crawley, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler(w), Sam Curran, Dominic Bess, Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad, Chris Woakes, Ollie Robinson
West Indies Squad:
Jason Holder(c), Kraigg Brathwaite, Shai Hope, John Campbell, Shamarh Brooks, Roston Chase, Jermaine Blackwood, Shane Dowrich(w), Rahkeem Cornwall, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel, Alzarri Joseph, Chemar Holder, Nkrumah Bonner, Raymon Reifer
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