James Anderson removes Shamarh Brooks for 39 runs.
WEST INDIES 173/4
OVERS 51.5: FOUR!
Brooks sends Anderson towards deep mid wicket. Excellent shot from him. He picked the length and chipped it with soft hands.
WEST INDIES 171/3
OVERS 49.6: FOUR!
Fantastic shot from Brooks. He stands tall and punches Anderson towards square of the wicket for a boundary.
WEST INDIES 167/3, trail by 37 runs.
On to the pads from Anderson. Shamarh clips it towards square leg for a couple.
Ben Stokes’ men are making their way to the middle. Brooks and Chase are at the crease. James Anderson is ready with the red cherry. Here we go…!!
The guys are back in the middle. Time to continue the building.Keep track of the RealFeel weather out in the park… https://t.co/QIyktKW8uq
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Welcome back! it’s time for the second session.That’s LUNCH at the Ageas Bowl. WEST INDIES 159/3,TRAIL BY 45 RUNSShamarh Brooks 27*Roston Chase 13*Ben Stokes 1/20Dom Bess 1/20West Indies stayed in control of the first Test against England by reaching at 159 for 3 to trail by 45 runs at lunch on Day 3. Resuming on 57 for 1, the touring side lost the wickets of Shai Hope (16) and Kraigg Brathwaite (65) but added 122 runs in the sunshine at an empty Ageas Bowl to close in on England’s first-innings total.Shamarh Brooks (27) and Roston Chase (13) were the unbeaten batsmen at the end of the first session.
LUNCH 🥪 Shamarh Brooks and Roston Chase see West Indies to the break after an eventful morning session.#ENGvWI… https://t.co/54i1nMF7qI
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OVERS 46.4: FOUR!That’s lovely and a creamy drive from Chase. He leans forward and drives Wood beautifully towards sweeper cover. Classy shot.WEST INDIES 159/3, trail by 45 runs.
OVERS 46.2: FOUR!
Roston Chase gets an inside edge and the ball races towards fine leg boundary. It was pretty close.
WEST INDIES 155/3, trail by 49 runs.
OVERS 44.6: FOUR!
Roston Chase plays a superb drive off Mark wood towards sweeper cover.
WEST INDIES 149/3, trail by 55 runs.
Roston Chase comes to the crease.OVERS 41.6: WICKET!Ben Stokes gets rid of Kraigg Brathwaite for 65 runs. A loud lbw appeal from Stokes against Brathwaite. Umpire raises his finger. Brathwaite discusses with Brooks and asks for a review at the last moment. It’s OUT. Big wicket for England.WEST INDIES 140/3
NOOOOOOO Kraigg is trapped LBW by Stokes for 65.#WIReady #ENGvWI https://t.co/EK3qCZar9f
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OVERS 41.3: FOUR!Brathwaite sends Stokes towards mid off this time. Excellent timing from him.
OVERS 41.1: FOUR!
Down the leg from Stokes. Brathwaite seems waiting for it. He tucks this nicely towards fine leg fence for a boundary.
Brooks smashes Wood straight down the ground. He will get 3 runs. Brilliant running between the wickets by Brooks and Brathwaite.
OVERS 38.2: FOUR!
Brooks hits Bess for back-to-back boundaries. Excellent batting from him.
WEST INDIES 123/2, trail by 81 runs.
OVERS 37.2: FOUR!
Brooks uses the pace, opens the face of the bat and guides the ball towards fine leg fence. Jofra has a smile on his face.
WEST INDIES 113/2
OVERS 36.5: FIFTY! Kraigg Brathwaite brings up his 18th Test half-century
Fifty for Kraigg Brathwaite! 👏 Can he go on to make it his ninth Test century?#ENGvWI SCORECARD ▶️… https://t.co/gw7v2sOT6i
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OVERS 35.2: FOUR!A low full toss from Archer. Brooks takes his front foot out and plays a superb drive for a boundary.WEST INDIES 107/2
Shamarh Brooks comes to the creaseOVERS 34.3: WICKET!Dominic Bess strikes, Shai Hope departs for 16. Change of bowling worked well for captain Stokes. Flighted and outside off from Bess. Hope tries to play a drive but gets a thick outside edge. Stokes didn’t make a mistake and takes an easy catch at first slip.WEST INDIES102/2, trail by 102 runs
A breakthrough for England ☝️ Dom Bess entices Shai Hope into a loose drive, and West Indies are 102/2.#ENGvWI https://t.co/RPWgzhdyFz
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OVERS 33.4: REVIEW!A loud lbw appeal from Archer against Shai Hope. Umpire has given OUT. Hope discusses with Brathwaite and asks for a review. It’s a NO BALL. Archer has overstepped.WEST INDIES 101/1, trail by 103 runs.
100 comes up for West Indies.50-run partnership comes up between Kraigg Brathwaite and Shai Hope. WEST INDIES 96/1, trail by 108 runs.OVERS 31.1: FOUR!Archer to Hope. Hope gets a leading edge and the ball sails over the gully for a boundary.
Brathwaite pulls this beautifully towards deep mid-wicket. He will get a couple.
WEST INDIES 86/1
OVERS 25.6: FOU