Close of Play

  • Sun, 25 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 424/8 (OA Shah 125*, 91.5 ov)
  • Mon, 26 Jan - day 2 - England 2nd innings 118/0 (AJ Strauss 59*, AN Cook 50*, 23 ov)
  • Tue, 27 Jan - day 3 - St Kitts Invitational XI 2nd innings 221 (54 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • England take caution with Flintoff

    Andrew Flintoff has been omitted from England's team for their final warm-up match against West Indies A at Basseterre

  • Flintoff scan shows 'no major damage'

    An MRI scan has revealed no major damage to Andrew Flintoff's left side, after he was pulled out of England's warm-up against a St Kitts Invitational XI, and he will continue to be assessed on a daily basis

  • Strauss century sparks England win

    Andrew Strauss bounced back from his first-innings duck to post England's third century of the match, then followed up with his first victory as full-time captain

  • Workmanlike England turn the screw

    While much of the attention surrounded injury scares off the field, England enjoyed a good day on it at Basseterre as their bowlers dismissed a St Kitts Invitational XI for 251 and then Andrew Strauss and Alistair Cook guided them to 118 for 0, a lead of

  • Flintoff injured as Pietersen makes ton

    Kevin Pietersen put a troubled month behind him by returning to England duty with a cathartic 90-ball hundred, while Owais Shah seized his opportunity to impress with a century of his own, as England's batsmen racked up an imposing total of 424 for 8 on t

St Kitts XI 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st16SM JeffersKK Tyson
2nd32SM JeffersSSW Liburd
3rd31SM JeffersCL Rogers
4th89JA MitchumCL Rogers
5th4CL RogersAE Willett
6th7EJ PowellAE Willett
7th5EJ PowellTR Ward
8th11NA BolanTR Ward
9th25JM SimmondsNA Bolan
10th1JM SimmondsTRJ Smithen