England in West Indies: Joe Root & Jason Roy hit centuries in warm-up win

Jason Roy hit 15 fours and a six in his 110
Tour match, Three Ws Oval, Barbados
England 371-7 (50 overs): Root 114, Roy 110 ret harm
University of West Indies Vice Chancellor’s XI 200 (43.5 overs): Rashid 2-21, Woakes 2-28
England obtained by 171 runs

Joe Root and Jason Roy hit centuries as England cruised to a 171-move take of their handiest warmth-up match earlier than the one-day series within the West Indies.

Root made 114 off 81 balls while Roy retired out for 110 off 82 in England’s 371-7 against a University of West Indies Vice Chancellor’s XI.

The hosts managed handiest 200 in answer on the Three Ws Oval in Barbados.

England’s 5-match one-day series against West Indies begins on Wednesday on the Kensington Oval in Barbados.

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Roy shared an opening stand of 129 with Jonny Bairstow, who made 46, and 57 with Root after England misplaced the toss.

Even supposing Eoin Morgan managed handiest eight and Alex Hales, batting at number six, fell for a 2nd-ball duck, Root dominated the residence assault with 11 fours and four sixes earlier than falling within the penultimate over of the innings.

Nicholas Kirton high-scored with 37 for the Vice Chancellor’s XI, who were bowled out with 6.1 overs unused.

Adil Rashid claimed 2-21, Chris Woakes 2-28 and Ticket Picket 2-35.

West Indies beat England 2-1 within the three-Take a look at series. The one-day series is adopted by three Twenty20 fits starting on 5 March.

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