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UPDATE 3-Cricket-Wood takes five wickets as England put West Indies…

Reuters – * West Indies dismissed for 154 runs in first innings

* England 19 without loss in second innings

* Enjoy overall lead of 142 runs at stumps on day two (Updates at stumps)

Feb 10 (Reuters) – Mark Wood picked up his first five-wicket haul to bowl England into a commanding position on the second day of the third test against West Indies on Sunday.

Summary

  • * West Indies dismissed for 154 runs in first innings* England 19 without loss in second innings* Enjoy overall lead of 142 runs at stumps on day two (Updates at stumps)Feb 10 (Reuters) – Mark Wood picked up his first five-wicket haul to bowl England into a commanding position on the second day of the third test against West Indies on Sunday.
  • Wood scooped 5-41 as the visitors bowled out West Indies for 154 for a 123-run first innings lead at Darren Sammy Stadium in Gros Islet, St Lucia.
  • Though West Indies have already clinched the series by winning the first two tests, England will take comfort from being in great position to salvage a victory in the finale.
  • Earlier, Kemar Roach picked up four wickets as West Indies ripped through the England tail in the first innings.
  • Stokes went eight overs later for 79, caught when he mistimed a pull shot, and after Moeen (13) and Jonny Bairstow (two) went cheaply, West Indies quickly mopped up the tail, picking up the final four wickets for seven runs.


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