Close of Play

  • Fri, 25 Aug - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 19/1 (KC Brathwaite 13*, D Bishoo 1*, 12 ov)
  • Sat, 26 Aug - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 329/5 (SD Hope 147*, J Blackwood 21*, 102 ov)
  • Sun, 27 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 171/3 (JE Root 45*, DJ Malan 21*, 59 ov)
  • Mon, 28 Aug - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 5/0 (KC Brathwaite 4*, KOA Powell 1*, 6 ov)
  • Tue, 29 Aug - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 322/5 (91.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Leeds' lord

1

Shai Hope is the first ever player to score 100s in both innings of a first-class matches at Headingley.

Brathwaite & Hope

4

No. of West Indies pairs to share century partnerships in both innings of a Test, including Brathwaite & Hope in this match. Last were Lara & Sarwan v SL, Colombo SSC, 2001-02.

Special double

1989

Last time a visiting opener scored a century and a fifty in the same Test at Headingley, Mark Taylor (136 & 60). Kraigg Brathwaite has done the same in this match.

Tough Task

194

Highest successful run-chase by West Indies in Tests in last 5 years, that came against England in Bridgetown in 2015. They need 322 in this game.

Big total, no hundreds

0

No. of higher totals for England without a hundred than the 490 in this match. It is also the highest 2nd inns total without a hundred for any team.

Expensive drops

350+

Total runs cost to the fielding side by dropped catches in this Test. Bairstow's drop was the 10th drop of the Test - 7 by WI and 3 by Eng.

Stokes' double

2

No. of times Stokes has scored a century and a fifty in the same Test, including this; other was v NZ, Lord's, 2015. Since his debut, Root (twice) and Cook are the only other England players to do so.

Fifty & fifty

1

This is the first time in his ongoing streak of 12 Tests with 50+ scores that Root has scored 50+ in both innings of a Test.

Can England overturn?

2008

Last time England won a Test after facing a deficit of 150 or more runs, v NZ in Old Trafford. They will need to overcome deficit of 169 in this match.

Unbeatable lead?

0

No. of Tests lost by West Indies after gaining a first inns lead of over 150 runs, in 116 instances before this match. They attained a lead of 169 runs this Test.

Anderson's attack

3

No. of 5-wkt hauls for Anderson in last 2 Tests at Headingley, including this. In his first 7 Tests at Headingley, he had taken only 19 wkts at 41.36 with no 5-fors.

hope's high

1995

Last time a West Indies batsman made a bigger score in West Indies than Shai Hope's 147 in this game. Lara scored 179 & 152 in the 1995 tour, at The Oval and Nottingham respectively.

Windies leading

2004

Last time West Indies gained first innings lead in England, at Old Trafford. They have taken the lead in this match.

After a long time

2013

Last time West Indies a double-century partnership in Tests, between Chanderpaul and Ramdin in Hamilton. Brathwaite and Hope have shared one in this game.

Glory at young age

6

No. of 100s for Brathwaite. Among openers, only G Smith (11) and A Cook (7) have scored more 100s before the age of 25.