England square the 3 match series with 1-1 on the bank of Ben Stokes Brilliance. This made series decider more entertaining and interesting. This is the story of second test match between England & West Indies.
West Indies won the toss and invited England to bat first. England made a mammoth total of 469 runs on the bank of Sibley and Ben Stokes hundred. Stokes played a brilliant inning of 176 runs. For West Indies Chase picked 5 wickets.
In reply of English total West Indies all out after scoring 287 runs. West Indies was going well at one stage. They managed 242 runs for the loss for 4 wickets. West Indies lost six wicket for 45 runs.
England started the second inning with a lead of 182 runs. Stokes quick 78 runs helped England to set a target of 312 to win. In reply West Indies bundled out after scoring 198 runs. Broad took 3 while Stokes took 2 wickets. England won the match by 113 runs. With this win the series is tie with 1-1 with one match to go.
On his all round performance Ben stokes was awarded player of the match award. England has edged over West Indies after big win in second test. Let's see if either West Indies bounce back the series or England take the series.