ENG vs WI 2nd Test: Host England declared their first innings on the second day at a score of 469 for 9 wickets, after which the West Indies team has now scored 32 runs for 1 wicket.
Agencies Updated: 18 Jul 2020, 10:47:00 PM IST
- The second Test match of the series is being played between England and West Indies in Manchester
- The third day of the match was washed out due to rain, not a single ball could be bowled
- West Indies scored 32 runs for one wicket in their first innings till the end of the second day's play
- The visiting West Indies team won the first Test in Southampton by four wickets and took a 1-0 lead in the series
A single ball could not be bowled on Saturday on the third day of the second Test match between England and West Indies due to rain. The England team, trailing 0–1 in the series, now has just two days to equalize.
West Indies scored 32 runs for one wicket in their first innings till the end of the second day's play. Earlier on Friday, hosts England declared the first innings at a score of 469 for nine wickets. Craig Brathwaite was playing for 6 and Alzarri Joseph scored 14.
Windies team's open John Campbell scored 12 runs LBW off Sam Karan. Dravid all-rounder Ben Stokes scored 176 runs while scoring his 10th Test century, while opener Dom Sibley scored 120, the second Test century of his career.
Jose Butler scored 40 and Dom Bess scored 31 not out. For West Indies, off-spinner Roston Chase took the highest five wickets for 172 runs. At the same time, fast bowler Kemar Roach took two wickets.
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The first Test match was won by West Indies by four wickets at Southampton and took a 1-0 lead in the series. The third and final Test will also be played in Manchester.
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