Hello and welcome to our live coverage from the fifth and final of the first Test between England and West Indies being played at the Rose Bowl, Southampton. See the latest England vs West Indies 1st Test Live Score, Day 5 live cricket updates here. Also check the live blog of the fifth day’s play between ENG and WI in Southampton’s Rose Bowl here. (SCORECARD) Also Read - IPL 2020 Live Cricket Score DC vs MI, Today's Match 51 Live Updates, Dubai: Bumrah, Boult Pick Three Apiece to Restrict Delhi to 110/9
HIGHLIGHTS – ENG vs WI, 1st TEST, Day 5 – WI (318, 200/6) BEAT ENG (204, 313) by 6 WICKETS
Shannon Gabriel and Alzarri Joseph tipped the scales in favour of the West Indies in the last session of a topsy-turvy Day 4 of their first Test against England at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England on Saturday. Also Read - IPL 2020: Chris Gayle Becomes First Batsman to Hit 1000 Sixes in T20 Cricket
England, who were 168/3 at Tea were reduced to 284/8 in the final session with a lead of 170 runs at the end of the day. Also Read - IPL 2020, KXIP vs RR in Abu Dhabi: Predicted Playing XIs, Pitch Report, Toss Timing, Squads, Weather Forecast For Match 50
England captain Ben Stokes (46) and Zak Crawley (46) came out for the third session with the intention of increasing England’s scoring rate. The pair succeeded in keeping the hosts on top for much of the first half of the third session with a 98-run partnership for the.
It was West Indies skipper Jason Holder who provided the breakthrough as Stokes edged him to gully and fell to his counterpart for the second time in the match. (READ FULL DAY 4 REPORT)