The captain of the England team Joe Root has won the toss and chose to bat first. England faced 86 overs yesterday, scored 288 runs, lost six wickets. The opener of the English team Alex Lees scored just 4 runs, Zak Crawley 8 and their captain Joe Root contributed just 13 runs.
Dan Lawrence added 20 runs, Ben Stokes 36 and Ben Foakes † 42. He was Jonny Bairstow who batted beautifully and scored 109 runs off 216 deliveries not out. He smashed seventeen 4s in his innings. Chris Woakes scored 24 runs not out. Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales, Jason Holder all of them took two wickets each yesterday.
England vs West Indies 1st Test Highlights today, Wednesday 9-3-2022 – 1st Test, England tour of West Indies from Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua.
Last five completed Tests, the most recent first
West Indies: LLLWL
Match Timings: 14:00 GMT | 10:00 Local
Umpires – Gregory Brathwaite, Joel Wilson
TV Umpires – Leslie Reifer
Match Referee – Richie Richardson
Reserve Umpire – Nigel Duguid
Match number – Test no. 2454