Eng vs WI: After winning England cheaply, the West Indies took the lead
Antigua, JnN After the bowlers, the West Indies batsmen have troubled England in the second Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium here. The West Indies, with the help of 272 runs on the loss of six wickets, took a vital lead of 85 runs on the visiting side.
By the end of the day’s play, Darren Bravo 33 and captain Jason Holder are playing with 19 runs. The West Indies gave only 187 runs in the first innings.
The West Indies started the day with 30 runs without any loss
Craig Brathwaite (49) and John Campbell (47) kept the team’s scoreboard. Both of them added 40 runs in the team’s account. Ben Stokes dismissed Campwell on the total score of 70.
Shane Hope (44) continued the innings with Brathwaite and reached the score of 133. Brathwaite missed half-century from one run He was trapped by off-spinner Moin Ali in his trap.
Hope also was out on Stuart Broad’s ball at the total of 151 without completing the half-century. The West Indies won the next two wickets with Samarra Heitmeyer (21) and Shane Dowry