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West Indies v. England

West Indies v England Twenty20 Series 2014

Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados: Thursday 13 March 2014 14:00 (day 1 of 1)

Toss: England won the toss and elected to bat.

Result: England win by 5 runs

West Indies 1st innings

End of Over 20 (11 runs)
Bowler: Jade Dernbach
West Indies: 160-7 (rr 8.00)

19.6
Wide
Wide Dernbach to Sammy. Back of a length, outside off stump backing away cutting, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

19.5
No Runs
Dernbach to Sammy. Slower length ball, outside off stump no foot movement Slog, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, mis-fielded by Buttler.

19.4
Six Runs
SIX! Dernbach to Sammy. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control over deep mid wicket for 6 runs.

That's out of the ground. Incredible cricket! Seven off two needed.

19.3
Run Out
OUT! Run Out. Dernbach to Sammy. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, hit body to cover for 1 run, shy attempt by Dernbach, fielded by Ali, by Morgan.

It's all going off here! Dernbach pins Sammy in the chest and he doesn't want to run, though Simmons calls him through. Dernbach retrieves the ball and launches at the stumps with Sammy miles out, though he misses. Ali then picks up and fires in at the bowler's end, where Morgan retrieves well and runs out Simmons who is coming back for a second. 13 off three needed!

19.2
One Run
Dernbach to Simmons. Slower length ball, to leg backing away Slog, mis-timed to deep mid wicket for 1 run.

There is a big conference in the middle now as Dernbach joins Morgan, Jordan and Buttler to discuss the plans for the next ball. 14 needed off 4.

19.1
Two Runs
Dernbach to Simmons. Short, outside off stump backing away cutting, mis-timed in the air under control to deep extra cover for 2 runs.

End of Over 19 (15 runs)
Bowler: Chris Jordan
West Indies: 149-6 (rr 7.84)

18.6
Wide
Wide Jordan to Sammy. Short, outside off stump swayed away, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

That was slightly too high and the umpires make the correct decision. 21 off seven now.

18.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Jordan to Sammy. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs.

Jordan serves up a short wide one and Sammy slaps it past backward point for four. 22 off seven needed.

18.4
Wicket
OUT! Bowled. Jordan to Ramdin. Length ball, off stump no foot movement Slog, missed.

A big wicket and surely that will be the end of the match. Ramdin tries to heave the ball over midwicket but misses leaving the leg stump to cartwheel backwards. Sammy to the crease, the home side's last hope.

18.3
Four Runs
FOUR! Jordan to Ramdin. Yorker, off stump on the front foot Slog, inside edge past fine leg for 4 runs.

The French cut to the boundary keeps the West Indies' hopes alive. 26 off nine needed.

18.2
One Run
Jordan to Simmons. Full toss, to leg on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control to long on for 1 run, fielded by Hales.

18.1
One Run
Jordan to Ramdin. Yorker, to leg on the front foot driving, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Hales.

End of Over 18 (8 runs)
Bowler: Ravi Bopara
West Indies: 134-5 (rr 7.44)

17.6
One Run
Bopara to Ramdin. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, mis-timed to long on for 1 run, fielded by Ali.

Ramdin tries the heave again but can't get hold of it and will have to settle for a single. 32 needed off just 12 balls.

17.5
Bye
Bopara to Simmons. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot pulling, missed to leg slip for no runs, mis-fielded by Buttler, fielded by Hales.

17.4
No Runs
Bopara to Simmons. Back of a length, outside off stump backing away cutting, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

17.3
One Run
Bopara to Ramdin. Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, mis-timed to long on for 1 run, fielded by Ali.

17.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Bopara to Ramdin. Short, off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.

Ramdin places it just well enough to beat a diving Morgan at deep midwicket. 35 from 16 needed.

17.1
One Run
Bopara to Simmons. Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed to deep backward point for 1 run, fielded by Jordan.

End of Over 17 (13 runs)
Bowler: Jade Dernbach
West Indies: 126-5 (rr 7.41)

16.6
One Run
Dernbach to Simmons. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Ali.

He keeps the strike by nudging a single to Moeen on the boundary. 40 off three overs required.

16.5
Six Runs
SIX! Dernbach to Simmons. Length ball, off stump backing away Slog, well timed in the air under control over deep mid wicket for 6 runs.

Six more to Simmons who clears the front leg and hoiks it over midwicket.

16.4
One Run
Dernbach to Ramdin. Slower length ball, outside off stump backing away Slog, bottom edge to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Bopara.

16.3
One Run
Dernbach to Simmons. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed to backward point for 1 run, fielded by Tredwell.

16.2
No Runs
Dernbach to Simmons. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

16.1
Four Runs
FOUR! Dernbach to Simmons. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past deep cover for 4 runs.

Stand and deliver from Simmons, another cracking stroke.

End of Over 16 (14 runs)
Bowler: Chris Jordan
West Indies: 113-5 (rr 7.06)

15.6
Leg Bye
Jordan to Simmons. Length ball, middle stump on the back foot working, hit pad to backward square leg for no runs, fielded by Parry.

15.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Jordan to Simmons. Length ball, outside off stump moves in front Scoop, well timed in the air under control past fine leg for 4 runs.

That's a fantastic stroke to take him to 50. While he is there the West Indies are still in this game.

15.4
Wide
Wide Jordan to Ramdin. Length ball, to leg no foot movement Slog, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

15.3
Four Runs
FOUR! Jordan to Ramdin. Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.

Ramdin picked the slower ball and absolutely creamed it over midwicket to the fence.

15.2
One Run
Jordan to Simmons. Back of a length, middle stump backing away cutting, bottom edge to short leg for 1 run, fielded by Jordan.

15.1
Two Runs
Jordan to Simmons. Length ball, off stump no foot movement glancing, well timed to fine leg for 2 runs, run save by Hales, fielded by Dernbach.

End of Over 15 (3 runs)
Bowler: Ravi Bopara
West Indies: 99-5 (rr 6.60)

14.6
No Runs
Bopara to Ramdin. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement Slog, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

Brilliant over from Bopara who concedes just three runs. The home side need 67 off the last five overs. It will take a lot from here.

14.5
One Run
Bopara to Simmons. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed to deep backward point for 1 run, fielded by Dernbach.

14.4
One Run
Bopara to Ramdin. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long on for 1 run, fielded by Lumb.

14.3
No Runs
Bopara to Ramdin. Slower ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Ali.

14.2
One Run
Bopara to Simmons. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot Slog, thick edge to deep backward square leg for 1 run.

14.1
No Runs
Bopara to Simmons. Back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.

End of Over 14 (8 runs)
Bowler: Stephen Parry
West Indies: 96-5 (rr 6.86)

13.6
One Run
Parry to Simmons. Stock ball short, outside off stump backing away cutting, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Jordan.

Parry's spell comes to an end. He finishes with 0-32 off his four.

13.5
One Run
Parry to Ramdin. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot slog sweeping, mis-timed in the air under control to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Hales.

13.4
One Run
Parry to Simmons. Quicker length ball, to leg on the back foot working, to deep square leg for 1 run, fielded by Buttler.

13.3
One Run
Parry to Ramdin. Stock ball back of a length, middle stump on the front foot slog sweeping, well timed in the air under control to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Dernbach.

13.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Parry to Ramdin. Stock length ball, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed in the air under control past deep extra cover for 4 runs.

He didn't quite get to the pitch of the ball but managed to place the ball perfectly between long on and deep extra cover.

13.1
No Runs
Parry to Ramdin. Stock length ball, off stump on the front foot working, leading edge to point for no runs, fielded by Bopara.

End of Over 13 (17 runs)
Bowler: Ravi Bopara
West Indies: 88-5 (rr 6.77)

12.6
Four Runs
FOUR! Bopara to Simmons. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs.

Two more boundaries to finish the over and Simmons is looking in good touch. Bopara guilty of dropping a little too short in that over.

12.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Bopara to Simmons. Slower ball back of a length, outside off stump backing away Late Cut, well timed past third man for 4 runs.

12.4
One Run
Bopara to Ramdin. Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to short fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Parry.

12.3
Six Runs
SIX! Bopara to Ramdin. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control over deep mid wicket for 6 runs.

That sat up nicely for Ramdin and he dispatches it into the stands.

12.2
One Run
Bopara to Simmons. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Lumb.

12.1
One Run
Bopara to Ramdin. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to mid off for 1 run, fielded by Hales.

End of Over 12 (4 runs)
Bowler: James Tredwell
West Indies: 71-5 (rr 5.92)

11.6
Two Runs
Tredwell to Simmons. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot slog sweeping, top edge in the air uncontrolled to fine leg for 2 runs, fielded by Parry.

Another good spell comes to an end for Tredwell. He finishes with 0-18 off his four overs.

11.5
No Runs
Tredwell to Simmons. Off break back of a length, middle stump on the back foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Tredwell.

11.4
One Run
Tredwell to Ramdin. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot working, to deep square leg for 1 run, fielded by Parry.


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