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- England topple to 32-4 in breezy conditions
- Left-arm spinner Allen takes two wickets in first powerplay
- Windies obtained toss; England lead three-game sequence 1-0
Ashley Nurse injured his finger in the warm-up so Devendra Bishoo came into the West Indies initiating XI.
And now the leg-spinner is approaching for a bowl…
West Indies debutant Obed McCoy used to be handed his cap by ex-Windies bowler Rawl Lewis earlier than this day’s game. One for the family mentelpiece.
England indulge in hit supreme four fours and one six in eight overs.
Excellent singles for now.
West Indies weren’t switched on in any appreciate in the principle T20 and their fielding used to be uncomfortable.
The reverse is upright right here – perfect hustle in the realm causes a combine up between Sam Billings and Joe Root as the latter tries to take care of a 2d trail that’s no longer there.
Fortunately for the tourists, Root properly turns for house and will get there in time.
All England can attain is push and nurdle singles off Carlos Brathwaite.
Real adaptations from Brathwaite, no longer easy the batsmen with cutters and slower balls.
Zeb Bowyer: Right here is totally diabolical from England. Fully no intent or opinion on this pitch. A little bit bit of bounce has bought in their heads – perfect one other no doubt one of those performances.
Too elephantine from Fabian Allen and Joe Root sweeps it powerfully spherical the corner for four.
A actually perfect opportunity for England’s Take a look at captain to uncover his price to the T20 side right here.
Fabian Allen is discovering an appealing bit of grip in this pitch.
Sam Billings skips down, tries to work it to leg nonetheless ends up looping a cutting edge perfect wanting duvet.
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Fabian Allen skids it on, Joe Denly backs to leg nonetheless misjudges the ball and ends up chopping on to his indulge in stumps.
Murky shot – nowhere discontinuance to as significant bounce as Denly used to be playing for. England are in the mire.
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It be an overcast day with a soft sinful-dart across the ground – undoubtedly no longer as strong as now we indulge in considered in one of the most grounds to this level this tour
- SMS Message: I’m surprised Nurse bought damage all the tactic thru catching discover. He in most cases will get nowhere discontinuance to the ball. from Andy, Barnsley
I’m surprised Nurse bought damage all the tactic thru catching discover. He in most cases will get nowhere discontinuance to the ball.
Joe Denly does then get off the pricetag with a force thru the covers for one earlier than a hasty single down the ground.
Yeesssh. Carlos Brathwaite zips a category of an in-ducker thru recent man Joe Denly and perfect over center stump.
That used to be a severely higher ball than the person that bought Eoin Morgan out.
Henry Clark: Very form of England marking Label Ramprakash’s departure with one other batting give method.
Arjun Singh: I scrutinize we’re going to indulge in no doubt one of “those” performances. Is it time to plot attain to on the aid of the sofa?
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England in deep grief. Carlos Brathwaite strikes alongside with his first provide.
It be a uncomfortable provide down leg side by Brathwaite nonetheless Eoin Morgan needs to get bat on ball so flicks at it.
But the England captain can supreme deflect it into his thigh and wicketkeeper Shai Hope takes the elevate.
England captain Eoin Morgan is off the pricetag, rocking aid to clip thru mid-wicket for one.
Six and long gone for Alex Hales.
The England opener tries to comb Fabian Allen away nonetheless miscues it and the ball skies up off a first-rate edge.
It holds up in the wind and Carlos Brathwaite has time to regular himself below it at sq. leg earlier than taking the elevate.
Hales struggles in opposition to left-arm crawl and Jason Holder’s early switch pays off.
Left-arm spinner Fabian Allen is into the assault…and Alex Hales greets him by clattering a floated up provide into the stands over wide long-off.
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I marvel if Joe Root has been swigging some of this in the nets on the ground…
A savory straight force from Joe Root to the fence to full the over.
The shape of shot that makes the purists purr.