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England v West Indies 1st Test 2020

England v West Indies 1st Test 2020

England v West Indies 1st Test 2020, Wednesday 8th – Sunday 12th July 2020.

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England v West Indies 1st Test, The Rose Bowl

Wednesday 8th – Sunday 12th July 2020

England won the toss and elected to bat

The Rose Bowl Scorecard

The Rose Bowl, Southampton

West Indies won by 4 wickets

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  1. Rory Burns
  2. Dominic Sibley
  3. Joe Denly
  4. Zak Crawley
  5. Ben Stokes (Captain)
  6. Ollie Pope
  7. Jos Buttler (Wkt)
  8. Dom Bess
  9. Jofra Archer
  10. Mark Wood
  11. James Anderson


  1. John Campbell
  2. Kraigg Brathwaite
  3. Shamarh Brooks
  4. Shai Hope
  5. Roston Chase
  6. Jermaine Blackwood
  7. Shane Dowrich (Wkt)
  8. Jason Holder (Captain)
  9. Alzarri Joseph
  10. Kemar Roach
  11. Shannon Gabriel
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** 1st Test The Rose Bowl Reports **

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Wednesday 8th July 2020

Rain blights cricket’s comeback

Gabriel Makes First Strike Rain Halts Play


Thursday 9th July 2020

Jason Holder’s career-best haul puts West Indies in control against England

Day Two Match Report


Friday 10th July 2020

Brathwaite, Dowrich steer West Indies to commanding position against England

Day Three Match Report


Saturday 11th July 2020

Late burst from seamers leaves West Indies on top after England build lead

Day Four Match Report


Sunday 12th July 2020

Jermaine Blackwood knock guides West Indies to victory against England

Blackwood makes superb 95 as West Indies go one-up!