3rd Test: West Indies 280/8 on Day 3

Updated: Jun 09, 2012, 15:31 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

Edgbaston: After struggling for wickets initially, England bowlers clicked as a unit as they managed to pick 8 wickets at the third day of the Edgbaston Test.

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Marlon Samuels made 76 runs with the bat while wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin (60*) remained unbeaten at the end of day's play.

Graham Onions and Tim Bresnan picked three wickets each and another pacer Stuart Finn scalped two wickets.

England won the toss and decided to bowl first against West Indies in the 3rd and final Test.

The toss finally took place after two full days were washed out due to incessant rain at Edgbaston.

England: 1 Andrew Strauss (capt), 2 Alastair Cook, 3 Jonathan Trott, 4 Kevin Pietersen, 5 Ian Bell, 6 Jonny Bairstow, 7 Matt Prior (wk), 8 Tim Bresnan, 9 Graeme Swann, 10 Graham Onions, 11 Steven Finn

West Indies: 1 Adrian Barath, 2 Kieran Powell, 3 Assad Fudadin, 4 Darren Bravo, 5 Narsingh Denarine, 6 Marlon Samuels, 7 Denesh Ramdin (wk), 8 Darren Sammy (capt), 9 Tino Best, 10 Ravi Rampaul, 11 Sunil Narine