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Windies vs England – 1st T20I

England players celebrating after wicket against Windies in the 1st T20I

St. Lucia, Windies – Windies vs England in the 1st T20I of the England tour of Windies 2019.

Player of the match – Jonny Bairstow

England won by 4 wickets

Windies Innings:

Windies – 160/8 (20 overs)

Batsman RB4s6s
Shai Hopec Root b Tom Curran6510
Chris Gaylec Adil Rashid b Chris Jordan151202
Shimron Hetmyerc Plunkett b Tom Curran141111
Darren Bravoc & b Chris Jordan283012
Nicholas Pooranb Tom Curran583734
Carlos Brathwaitec Bairstow b Adil Rashid0600
Fabian Allenc Chris Jordan b J Denly8601
Jason Holderc Billings b Tom Curran7510
Ashley Nursenot out13820

Extras – 11 (b 1, w 10)

BowlerOMRW
David Willey20200
Tom Curran40364
Chris Jordan30162
Adil Rashid40151
Liam Plunkett40440
Joe Denly30281

England Innings:

England – 161/6 (18.5 overs) Target – 161

Batsman RB4s6s
Alex Halesb Cottrell11511
Jonny Bairstowc C Brathwaite b A Nurse684092
Joe Rootlbw b Cottrell0200
Eoin Morganc Gayle b C Brathwaite81610
Joe Denlyc Pooran b Holder302940
Sam Billingsb Cottrell181610
David Willeynot out1300
Tom Currannot out2200

Extras – 23 (b 8, lb 7, w 8)

BowlerOMRW
Sheldon Cottrell3.50293
Oshane Thomas20180
Ashley Nurse40321
Jason Holder40261
Carlos Braithwaite40331
Fabian Allen1080

About the match:

England won the toss and elected to bowl

Windies XI: Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Shai Hope (wk), Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Carlos Brathwaite, Jason Holder (c), Fabian Allen, Ashley Nurse, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas

England XI: Alex Hales, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Joe Denly, Sam Billings, David Willey, Tom Curran, Liam Plunkett, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid

MatchWI vs ENG, 1st T20I, England tour of West Indies, 2019
DateMarch 5th, 2019
VenueDaren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia
UmpiresGregory Brathwaite, Nigel Duguid
3rd UmpireLeslie Reifer

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