West Indies tour of England and Ireland, 2007 / Commentary

The Wisden Trophy - 3rd Test

England v West Indies

England won by 60 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

0.1

Taylor to Strauss, 1 wide, a tame bouncer -78mph - to kick things off but too short and it's called a wide

0.1

Taylor to Strauss, no run, wide, Strauss leaves it and it reaches Ramdin on the second bounce

0.2

Taylor to Strauss, no run, 81mph and right on target, Strauss back to defend straight back to the bowler

0.3

Taylor to Strauss, 1 run, leg-side half volley, neatly clipped down to long leg

England 2/0   AJ Strauss 1* (3b)

1.5

Edwards to Strauss, 5 runs, turned to square leg and another sharp single called, Taylor picks up and hurls at the bowler's end - Strauss was safe - and it beats Ganga who was backing up and races to the boundary

England 13/0   AJ Strauss 6* (4b)

2.1

Taylor to Strauss, no run, short of a length, it kicked and hit Strauss on the gloves as he went back to defend

2.2

Taylor to Strauss, OUT, pitched up, Strauss plays round a straight ball and that looks out even before the umpire starts lifting his finger

AJ Strauss lbw b Taylor 6 (11m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

England 13/1   AJ Strauss 6 (6b)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
Series Results
England v West Indies at Chester-le-Street - Jun 15-19, 2007
England won by 7 wickets
England v West Indies at Manchester - Jun 7-11, 2007
England won by 60 runs
England v West Indies at Leeds - May 25-28, 2007
England won by an innings and 283 runs
England v West Indies at Lord's - May 17-21, 2007
Match drawn
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Photos

Jun 11, 2007

Monty Panesar makes an unsuccessful appeal, England v West Indies, 3rd Test, Old Trafford, June 11, 2007

Monty Panesar makes an unsuccessful appeal

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Jun 11, 2007

Monty's flying purpose - Panesar celebrates removing Corey Collymore to seal the series,  England v West Indies, 3rd Test, Old Trafford, June 11, 2007

Monty's flying purpose - Panesar celebrates removing Corey Collymore to seal the series

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