West Indies won first Test amid Corona’s havoc, Blackwood’s marathon innings
England vs West Indies (ENG vs WI) 1st Test Live Cricket Score Online Updates: West Indies beat England by 4 wickets in the first match of the three-Test series. This first Test series is being played amidst the fear of Corona and the Windies registered a stunning victory. Jermaine Blackwood played a marathon innings of 95 runs for him.
West Indies achieved the 200-run target from England at the loss of 6 wickets. Captain Jason Holder scored 14 not out and John Campbell scored 8 not out. Roston Chase contributed 37 and Shane Daurich contributed 20 runs. For England, Jofra Archer took 3 and Ben Stokes took 2 wickets. Mark Wood had a breakthrough.
This is the second Test victory of the West Indies team in England in the last 20 years. The last time he won a Test match was in Leeds in 2017. He had earlier won the year 2000 in Birmingham.
The second match of the three-Test series will be played in Manchester from 16 July to 20 July and the third Test in Manchester from 24 to 28 July.