West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match
West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match commenced on February 20, 2019, 11:00 local.
Venue: Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados.
Umpires: Paul Wilson & Leslie Reifer.
Third Umpire: Bruce Oxenford.
Match Referee: Andy Pycroft.
West Indies Playing XI for this West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match are Chris Gayle, John Campbell, Shai Hope (wk), Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Jason Holder (c), Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse, Devendra Bishoo, and Oshane Thomas.
Substitute players are Fabian Allen and Sheldon Cottrell.
England Squad for this West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Jos Buttler (wk), Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, and Mark Wood.
Players on bench are Tom Curran, Alex Hales, David Willey, Joe Denly.
West Indies won the toss and opted to bat.
West Indies started the first innings in this West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match and displayed a steady batting and lost first wicket in 8.3 overs when one of the opener John Campbell (30 runs in 28 balls with four 4s and a six) was caught by Moeen Ali for Chris Woakes. Chris Gayle on the other hand made stand until 47th over and scored a ton of 135 runs in 129 balls with three 4s and 12 6s. Shai Hope (64 runs in 65 balls with seven 4s and a six) joining Gayle for first wicket made a partnership score of 131 runs and played until 29.4 overs. Darren Bravo (40 runs in 30 balls with two 4s and four 6s) joined Gayle for fifth wicket and raised 64 runs to total score together. Bravo got out caught by Chris Woakes for Adil Rashid. Ashley Nurse remained not out in the end scoring 25 runs in 8 balls with a 4 and three 6s. West Indies scored 360 runs losing 8 wickets in 50 overs.
For England, Ben Stokes & Adil Rashid picked 3 wickets each against the opponents. Chris Woakes picked 2 wickets.
England players arrived with the hope of reaching the target of 361 runs and made an amazing first wicket partnership of 91 runs when first wicket of Jonny Bairstow (34 runs in 33 balls with six 4s) was caught by Shai Hope for Jason Holder. Jason Roy (123 runs in 85 balls with 15 4s and three 6s) was joined by Joe Root (102 runs in 97 balls with nine 4s) for first wicket and added 114 runs to the total. In 26.6 overs Jason Roy was caught by Devendra Bishoo. Eoin Morgan (65 runs in 51 balls with four 4s and three 6s) fell as third wicket in 42.4 overs caught by Holder in Oshane Thomas’ bowling. Joe Root played until second last ball of the innings and got out caught by Nicholas Pooran for Jason Holder. Jos Butler joined Ben Stokes (20 runs in 25 balls) and hit the winning stoke for a boundary and let England winning this West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match. England scored 364 runs in 48.4 overs losing 4 wickets.
For West Indies, Jason Holder picked 2 wickets. Devendra Bishoo & Oshane Thomas picked a wicket each.
WI 360/8 (50.0 Ovs)
ENG 364/4 (48.4 Ovs)
England won this West Indies vs England (2019) First One Day International Match by 6 wickets and Man of the Match awarded to Jason Roy for his astonishing ton with bat.