England in West Indies ODI Series - 1st ODI

West Indies v England

West Indies won by 15 runs

39.6

Bresnan to Sammy, no run, back of a length on off stump, pushed to midwicket

West Indies 153/5   DJG Sammy 0* (1b)

41.2

Broad to Sammy, no run, left alone outside off, strikes the pad but it's well outside off

41.3

Broad to Sammy, FOUR, length ball on off stump, Sammy swings hard and whacks it off the toe wide of mid-on, a right old slug but effective

41.4

Broad to Sammy, no run, back foot punch to extra cover

41.5

Broad to Sammy, 1 run, full delivery angles in, Sammy squeezes it out through midwicket

West Indies 164/5   DJG Sammy 5* (5b 1x4)

42.1

Root to Sammy, no run, forward blocking around off stump

42.2

Root to Sammy, no run, similar delivery, also blocked

42.3

Root to Sammy, no run

42.4

Root to Sammy, no run, back and punched to midwicket

42.5

Root to Sammy, no run, very full, dug out back to the bowler

42.6

Root to Sammy, 1 run, full on middle and leg, tucked wide of midwicket for a single

West Indies 169/5   DJG Sammy 6* (11b 1x4)

43.1

Jordan to Sammy, no run, bowls a bumper, well-directed, ducked

43.2

Jordan to Sammy, no run, second bumper, also ducked, also within the limits

43.3

Jordan to Sammy, no run, fuller but still back of a length, Sammy tries to clear the front leg and hammer it hard down the ground, only finds the bowler

43.4

Jordan to Sammy, SIX, now gets the chance to hammer one way, full on middle and leg and Sammy lifts it up over long-on, huge strike, it sails back, just a clip but he nailed it

43.5

Jordan to Sammy, no run, goes to pull, gets it wrong and gets hit on the pad that loops back towards the bowler

43.6

Jordan to Sammy, 1 wide, full and too wide of off stump

43.6

Jordan to Sammy, 1 wide, even wider!

43.6

Jordan to Sammy, 1 wide, a third wide! Speared right out in the tramlines again

43.6

Jordan to Sammy, 1 run, finally completes the over with a length ball just outside off that is forced off the back foot to deep point

West Indies 179/5   DJG Sammy 13* (17b 1x4 1x6)

44.1

Root to Sammy, no run, full, driven back to the bowler where Root saves very well

44.2

Root to Sammy, 1 run, tucked wide of the bowler and this time they get a run

44.6

Root to Sammy, 1 run, length ball tucked in front of square leg

West Indies 184/5   DJG Sammy 15* (20b 1x4 1x6)

45.1

Bresnan to Sammy, 1 run, full length whacked down the ground to long-on

45.6

Bresnan to Sammy, FOUR, big swing from outside off, gets a thick inside edge that flashes down to fine leg, very fortunate or a perfectly executed Chinese cut

West Indies 200/5   DJG Sammy 20* (22b 2x4 1x6)

46.3

Root to Sammy, SIX, full at the stumps, Sammy heaves it down the ground and finds the stands, big strike, elaborate whoosh of the bat having shuffled slightly out of his ground

46.4

Root to Sammy, SIX, flatter delivery and Sammy goes flat and wide of long-on this time, another rocketing hit

46.5

Root to Sammy, 2 runs, full ball rolled into midwicket and they go hard for the second with Sammy diving back into the striker's end

46.6

Root to Sammy, FOUR, Root slides one outside off and gets carved through point, a bridge too far for Root, nice timing there

West Indies 223/5   DJG Sammy 38* (26b 3x4 3x6)

47.3

Bresnan to Sammy, 2 runs, another big swing from outside off, gets a thick inside edge that squirts out to deep square leg

47.4

Bresnan to Sammy, no run, full just outside off, driven just to extra-cover

47.5

Bresnan to Sammy, 3 runs, half-volley outside off, swung hard at and gets it over cover, it holds up in the strong breeze and lands short of the rope, they run hard for three

West Indies 233/5   DJG Sammy 43* (29b 3x4 3x6)

48.3

Jordan to Sammy, FOUR, back of a length on off stump, a big swing gets a thick top edge that just evades the reach of Buttler, very lucky

48.4

Jordan to Sammy, 1 run, low full toss on middle stump, another huge swipe, this one-handed, squirts out through midwicket

West Indies 244/5   DJG Sammy 48* (31b 4x4 3x6)

49.1

Bresnan to Sammy, 1 run, hard swing to a full ball just outside off, finds long-on

49.3

Bresnan to Sammy, SIX, misses the yorker and Sammy belts the hell out of it down the ground, a huge stroke into the stands, fifty for Sammy

49.4

Bresnan to Sammy, FOUR, slightly wide, full again, and slapped through cover, excellent timing again

49.5

Bresnan to Sammy, 2 runs, gets this away through cover again, chase back for Wright and they get a couple more

49.6

Bresnan to Sammy, OUT, low full toss outside off, a big swing is mistimed and chips it to Broad at cover so England at least end with a wicket but Sammy has played a very nice hand here

DJG Sammy c Broad b Bresnan 61 (52m 36b 5x4 4x6) SR: 169.44

West Indies 269/6   DJG Sammy 61 (36b 5x4 4x6)
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West Indies v England at North Sound - Mar 5, 2014
England won by 25 runs
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England won by 3 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
West Indies v England at North Sound - Feb 28, 2014
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Feb 28, 2014

Joe Root dives to save a shot from Lendl Simmons' bat, West Indies v England, 1st ODI, North Sound, February 28, 2014

Joe Root dives to save a shot from Lendl Simmons' bat

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Feb 28, 2014

Jos Buttler could only find mid-off, West Indies v England, 1st ODI, North Sound, February 28, 2014

Jos Buttler could only find mid-off

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