Report Day 3
West Indies teetering after Broad’s show with ball
England had the West Indies reeling at 10 for two wickets after setting it an imposing target of 399 runs to win the third and final test at Old Trafford with Stuart Broad again dominating as he moved one away from 500 test wickets.
Broad, who had taken four wickets in the tourist’s first innings in the morning, continued by removing opener John Campbell without scoring and then nightwatchman Kemar Roach (4) after the West Indies was put in for the last six overs of the day.
England vs West Indies 3rd Test Day 3 Highlights
England had declared on 226 for two in its second innings as Rory Burns scored 90, Joe Root a quickfire 68 and Dom Sibley 56.
Windies coach challenges batsmen to save series against England
West Indies coach Phil Simmons challenged his batsmen to get among the runs as it needs to chase down an imposing 399-run target to win the deciding Test against England at Old Trafford.
The tourists have their backs to the wall after slumping to 10-2 at the close on Sunday, with the series level at 1-1.
Joshua da Silva replaces Shane Dowrich in third England-West Indies Test
Joshua da Silva, the substitute wicketkeeper, was called on the field to keep wickets after regular keeper Shane Dowrich walked off the field on the third day of the third Test between England and West Indies due to injury.
– Playing XI
– England: Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Joe Root (C), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler (WK), Chris Woakes, Dominic Bess, Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad, James Anderson
– West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite, John Campbell, Shai Hope, Shamarh Brooks, Roston Chase, Jermaine Blackwood, Shane Dowrich (WK), Jason Holder (C), Rahkeem Cornwall, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel
Toss: West Indies opt to bowl
What: England vs West Indies, 3rd Test
Where: Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Date and Time: July 24-28 03:30 IST