At Southampton, the fourth day of the primary Test match between England and West Indies observed a flurry of wickets fall after the Jason Holder dismissed his English counterpart Ben Stokes on Saturday.

According to the small print, West Indies skipper Jason Holder will get Ben Stokes as soon as extra to spark England collapse

England have been 284-Eight of their second innings on the shut of the fourth day, a lead of 170 runs in a match that marks worldwide cricket’s return from lockdown.

But their 249-Four was rapidly transformed into 279-Eight as 5 wickets fell for merely 30 runs inside the final word hour.

Suddenly, England’s two batsmen on the crease – Pope and Jos Buttler — have been every on nought.

Buttler fell for 9 when bowled by way of an unlimited gap between bat and pad by Joseph.

World Cup-winning wicketkeeper Buttler has now made just one hundred in his 42 Tests.

England have been nonetheless one run behind West Indies’ first innings 318 when Crawley obtained right here to the crease.

But the 22-year-old, in his fifth Test, achieved a well-made fifty when he reverse-swept off-spinner Roston Chase for 4.

West Indies preserve the Wisden Trophy nevertheless they have not acquired a Test sequence in England for 32 years.

However, victory on Sunday would put them 1-Zero up with two to play.

“If we bat for five hours tomorrow to chase 180-190 it´s a normal batting day, not a chase where you have to go at it.”

The coach further added, “It should be tight if we bowl well tomorrow. We have definitely got the bowlers to take 10 wickets on there.”


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