Close of Play

  • Thu, 29 Jan - day 1 - West Indies A 1st innings 343/2 (LMP Simmons 171*, S Chattergoon 24*, 86 ov)
  • Fri, 30 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 134/2 (AJ Strauss 59*, KP Pietersen 12*, 28 ov)
  • Sat, 31 Jan - day 3 - West Indies A 2nd innings 16/0 (5 ov) - end of match
  • No dearth of talent in the Caribbean

    A couple of generations of West Indies cricketers haven't had the tools necessary to turn their natural talent into the consistency and mental toughness required to succeed at the highest level

  • Strauss happy with 'pretty good workout'

    England's batsmen took the opportunity to find their form ahead of this week's first Test as they drew their tour match with West Indies A at Warner Park

  • Simmons slams 282 as England toil

    Lendl Simmons made good his promise to push for a double-century, and ended up recording a massive career-best 282

  • Simmons aiming for a double

    Trinidad and Tobago batsman Lendl Simmons is hoping to complete a double-century against England in St Kitts

  • Simmons and Barath batter England

    Any hope that Andrew Strauss had of finalising his bowling selection for next week's first Test against West Indies was emphatically quashed on the first day of England's final warm-up match. West Indies A closed on 343 for 2