Result
Tour Match, Northampton, May 10-13 2012, West Indies tour of England
147 & 390
(48.5 ov, target 197)
341 & 197/0
Eng Lions won by 10 wickets
1y
• Andrew McGlashan

Root cashes in against depleted West Indians

Joe Root, the Yorkshire batsman, hit an unbeaten hundred as England Lions cruised to a 10-wicket victory against the West Indians on the final day in Northampton

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Scorecard summary
West Indians147(48.5 overs)1st Innings
England Lions341(90 overs)1st Innings
James Taylor118 (179)
Ravi Rampaul3/79(24)
Kemar Roach3/90(21)
West Indians390(120.3 overs)2nd Innings
England Lions197/0(48.5 overs)2nd Innings
48.5
1
Shillingford to Root, 1 run
48.4
2
Shillingford to Root, 2 runs
48.3
Shillingford to Root, no run
48.2
1
Shillingford to Carberry, 1 run
48.1
1lb
Shillingford to Root, 1 leg bye
end of over 484 runs
LIONS: 192/0CRR: 4 
Michael Carberry71 (152)
Joe Root112 (139)
Marlon Samuels15-1-52-0
Shane Shillingford18-3-82-0
47.6
4
Samuels to Carberry, FOUR runs
47.5
Samuels to Carberry, no run
47.4
Samuels to Carberry, no run
47.3
Samuels to Carberry, no run
47.2
Samuels to Carberry, no run
47.1
Samuels to Carberry, no run
end of over 478 runs
LIONS: 188/0CRR: 4 
Michael Carberry67 (146)
Joe Root112 (139)
Shane Shillingford18-3-82-0
Marlon Samuels14-1-48-0
46.6
1
Shillingford to Carberry, 1 run
46.5
1
Shillingford to Root, 1 run
46.4
1
Shillingford to Carberry, 1 run
46.3
1
Shillingford to Root, 1 run
46.2
Shillingford to Root, no run
46.1
4
Shillingford to Root, FOUR runs
end of over 463 runs
LIONS: 180/0CRR: 3.91 
Michael Carberry65 (144)
Joe Root106 (135)
Marlon Samuels14-1-48-0
Shane Shillingford17-3-74-0
45.6
Samuels to Carberry, no run
Match details
County Ground, Northampton
TossEngland Lions , elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days10,11,12,13 May 2012 (4-day match)
Umpires
Steve Garratt
Neil Bainton