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ICC World Cup 2019, England vs West Indies: As it happened

England led by Eoin Morgan defeated West Indies by 8 wickets in the 19th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl, Southampton on Friday. England emerged victorious by a margin of 106 runs against Bangladesh in their previous clash of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

ICC World Cup 2019, England vs West Indies: As it happened
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England led by Eoin Morgan defeated West Indies by 8 wickets in the 19th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl, Southampton on Friday. 

Here are the highlights from the 19th match of the tournament between England and West Indies:

# Ben Stokes makes it two consecutive boundaries as England beat West Indies by a margin of eight wickets!  

# Boundary off a no-ball by Ben Stokes leaving England with only four runs to be scored for victory.  

# Jason Holder to bowl his sixth over! 

# Four runs from the over as Joe Root completes his 16th ODI century with a single. Root completed his century off 94 deliveries with England 204/2 (33 overs)

# Oshane Thomas to bowl his sixth over! 

# Seven runs and a wicket from the over, England 200/2 (32 overs). Joe Root finishes the over on 98 with just two runs needed for his 16th ODI century! 

# Ben Stokes is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Chris Woakes departs for 40 runs off 54 deliveries as he attempts to go for a big hit off a short delivery, handing a top-edge to substitute fielder Fabian Allen. England 199/2 (31.5 overs) 

# Shannon Gabriel to bowl his seventh over! 

# England 193/1 (31 overs) with 3 runs off the over as Joe Root inches closer to his century! 

# Oshane Thomas to bowl his fifth over! 

# Four runs from the over, England 190/1 (30 overs)

# Shannon Gabriel is back in the attack! 

# Eight runs from the over as Joe Root completes his 11th boundary of the innings, beating the fielder at sweeper cover. England 186/1 (29 overs) 

# Chris Gayle to bowl his fifth over! 

# Seven runs from the over with a boundary off the final delivery by Chris Woakes who hits the ball to deep square leg. England 178/1 (28 overs)

# Carlos Braithwaite to bowl his fifth over! 

# Five runs from the over, England 171/1 (27 overs)

# Chris Gayle to bowl his fourth over! 

# England 166/1 (26 overs) with six runs from the over.  

# Carlos Braithwaite to bowl his fourth over! 

# Five runs from the over, England 160/1 (25 overs)

# Chris Gayle set to continue with the ball! 

# Five runs from the over, England 155/1 (24 overs)

# Carlos Braithwaite to bowl his third over! 

# Three runs from Gayle's second over, England 150/1 (23 overs)

# Gayle to bowl his second over of the innings! 

# Seven runs off the over as Joe Root scores his tenth boundary of the innings, bisecting the two fielders at deep fine and deep square to perfection. England 146/1 (22 overs)

# Braithwaite to bowl his second over! 

# Just a single off the over, England 139/1 (21 overs)

# Chris Gayle into the attack! 

# 13 runs from the over with Chris Woakes and Joe Root scoring a boundary apiece. Woakes directed the ball to the on-side fence, which was followed by a pull wide of mid-wicket by Joe Root. England 138/1 (20 overs) 

# Oshane Thomas to bowl his fourth over of the innings! 

# 10 runs from the over as Joe Root scores two boundaries off the first and fifth deliveries, to help England reach 125/1 (19 overs)

# Carlos Braithwaite into the attack! 

# Just three runs from the over as Joe Root completes his half-century from 50 deliveries. England 115/1 (18 overs)

# Jason Holder to bowl his fifth over! 

# Nine runs from the over as Joe Root and Chris Woakes smash a boundary apiece. Root hit the ball through cover and mid-off before Woakes followed it up with a pull in front of square through the vacant mid-wicket region. England 112/1 (17 overs) 

# Shannon Gabriel to bowl his fifth over! 

# Three runs from the over, England 103/1 (16 overs)

# Jason Holder to bowl his fourth over of the innings! 

# 12 runs and a wicket off the over as Chris Woakes gets off the mark with a boundary with Bairstow dismissed as well. England 100/1 (15 overs)

# Chris Woakes in at No 3 in a surprising move! 

# Wicket! Jonny Bairstow dismissed for 45 runs off 46 deliveries as he hits the ball to Carlos Braithwaite at third man off a short delivery, following a boundary off the previous ball. England 95/1 (14.4 overs)  

# Shannon Gabriel to bowl his fourth over of the innings! 

# Four runs from the over, England 88/0 (14 overs)

# Jason Holder is back in the attack! 

# England 83/0 (13 overs) with just three runs off the over.  

# Shannon Gabriel to bowl his third over of the innings! 

# England 80/0 (12 overs) with 11 runs from the over following consecutive boundaries by Jonny Bairstow who clips the ball wide of the keeper. 

# Jason Holder to bowl his second over of the innings! 

# Seven runs from the over as Bairstow scores his fourth boundary of the innings, ramping the ball wide of first slip for a boundary. England 69/0 (11 overs) 

# Andre Russell to bowl his second over of the innings! 

# Just a single off the over, England 62/0 (10 overs)

# Jason Holder into the attack! 

# England 61/0 (9 overs) with eight runs from the over as Joe Root scores his fifth boundary of the innings, pulling the ball wide of deep backward square leg.   

# Shannon Gabriel to bowl his second over!

# Seven runs from the over as Joe Root scores his second boundary of the innings, beating the in-field to race away to the fence. 50 up for England. England 53/0 (8 overs)  

# Andre Russell into the attack! 

# Six runs from the over, England 46/0 (7 overs)

# Shannon Gabriel into the attack! 

# 10 runs from the over as Bairstow and Root score a boundary apiece. Bairstow hit the ball straight down the ground before Root followed it up with a hit through the gap at cover. England 40/0 (6 overs)  

# Oshane Thomas is set to bowl his third over! 

# Six runs from the over with Root scoring his first boundary of the innings, hitting the ball between extra cover and mid-off. England 30/0 (5 overs) 

# Cottrell to bowl his third over! 

# Seven runs from the over as Joe Root scores his first boundary of the innings over square leg, England 24/0 (4 overs) 

# Oshane Thomas to bowl his second over of the innings!

# Eight runs from the over with Jonny Bairstow scoring his second boundary of the innings through the gap at cover. England 17/0 (3 overs)

# Cottrell to continue with the ball! 

# Six runs off the over as Jonny Bairstow gets off the mark with a boundary through extra cover. England 9/0 (2 overs)

# Oshane Thomas to share the new ball! 

# Three runs off the opening over as Bairstow gets off the mark, England 3/0 (1 over) 

# Sheldon Cottrell to bowl the opening over! 

# England openers Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root are set to kick start the chase of 213 in the absence of Jason Roy who is sidelined due to a hamstring injury!

# England need 213 runs to win! 

# Wicket! Shannon Gabriel has been dismissed for a duck as he fails to connect with a length delivery from Wood which goes on to hit the stumps. Windies 212/10 (44.4 overs)

# Mark Wood to bowl his 7th over of the innings! 

# Wicket maiden by Archer, Windies 211/9 (44 overs)

# Shannon Gabriel is the final batsman for the Windies! 

# Wicket! Carlos Braithwaite dismissed for 14 runs off 22 deliveries following an edge to wicketkeeper Jos Buttler. Windies 211/9 (43.4 overs)

# Jofra Archer to bowl his ninth over of the innings! 

# Windies 211/8 (43 overs) as Carlos Braithwaite smashes his first six of the innings over wide long-on off a length delivery.  

# Mark Wood to bowl his sixth over of the innings! 

# Windies 204/8 (42 overs) as England lose a review following a caught behind appeal off a short of length delivery.  

# Jofra Archer to bowl his 8th over of the bowling spell! 

# Just a single off the over, Windies 203/8 (41 overs)

# Adil Rashid into the attack! 

# Two runs and two wickets off the over, Windies 202/8 (40 overs)

# Oshane Thomas is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Sheldon Cottrell dismissed for a duck with Jofra Archer on a hat-trick after the Windies cricketer was adjudged lbw off a swinging delivery. Windies 202/8 (39.5 overs)

# Sheldon Cottrell is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Nicholas Pooran departs for 63 runs off 78 deliveries following a flick off the gloves to wicketkeeper Jos Buttler who opts for a successful review. Windies 202/7 (39.4 overs)

# Jofra Archer is set to bowl his seventh over! 

# Eight runs from the over as Pooran scores his third boundary of the innings, directing the ball towards deep square. 200 up for the Windies. Windies 200/6 (39 overs) 

# Adil Rashid to bowl his ninth over of the innings! 

# Just three runs from the over, Windies 192/6 (38 overs)

# Jofra Archer is back in the attack! 

# Five runs and a wicket off the over, Windies 189/6 (37 overs)

# Carlos Braithwaite is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Andre Russell departs for 21 runs off 16 deliveries in an innings comprising of a boundary and two sixes as he attempts another big hit, handing a catch to Chris Woakes at deep mid-wicket off a short delivery. Windies 188/6 (36.2 overs) 

# Mark Wood is back in the attack! 

# Nine runs from the over as Windies reach 184/5 (36 overs)

# Joe Root to bowl his fifth over! 

# Windies 175/5 (35 overs) with Andre Russell smashing two sixes over long-on. 14 runs scored from the over.    

# Adil Rashid to bowl his eighth over of the innings! 

# Three runs from the over, Windies 161/5 (34 overs)

# Joe Root to bowl his fourth over of the innings! 

# Two runs from the over as the Windies reach 158/5 (33 overs)

# Adil Rashid to bowl his seventh over! 

# Nine runs and a wicket off the over as Jason Holder departs for 9 having hit a six off the previous delivery, Windies 156/5 (32 overs)

# Andre Russell is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Jason Holder dismissed for 9 runs off 10 deliveries following a leading edge straight down to Joe Root who has now picked two wickets in two overs. Windies 156/5 (32 overs) 

# Joe Root is set to continue with the ball having picked a wicket off his previous over! 

# Just two runs off the over, Windies 147/4 (31 overs)

# Adil Rashid to continue with the ball, bowl his sixth over! 

# Four runs and a wicket off the over, Windies 145/4 (30 overs)

# Jason Holder is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Shimron Hetmyer dismissed for 39 runs off 48 deliveries as he hits the ball straight down the ground, handing a return catch to Root. Windies 144/4 (29.5 overs)

# Root to continue with the ball! 

# Two runs from the over as Nicholas Pooran and Shimron Hetmyer get closer to completing their respective half-centuries. Windies 141/3 (29 overs)

# Adil Rashid to bowl his fifth over! 

# Just two runs scored off the over, Windies 139/3 (28 overs)

# Part-time spinner Joe Root into the attack! 

# Seven runs off the over, with the Windies 137/3 (27 overs)

# Adil Rashid to bowl his fourth over! 

# Windies 130/3 (26 overs) with 12 runs scored off the over, following two consecutive boundaries off the first two deliveries by Shimron Hetmyer. 

# Ben Stokes to bowl his fourth over! 

# Windies 118/3 (25 overs), as Nicholas Pooran scores his first six of the innings off the first delivery, hitting the ball over long-on.  

# Adil Rashid to bowl his third over! 

# Just three runs from the over, Windies 106/3 (24 overs)

# Ben Stokes to bowl his third over! 

# Hetmyer continues to score boundaries with a hit straight down the ground off the final delivery of the over. Nine runs off the over, Windies 103/3 (23 overs)

# Rashid is set to continue with the ball! 

# Windies 94/3 (22 overs) with Shimron Hetmyer scoring his first boundary of the innings following a hit to fine leg. 

# Ben Stokes to bowl his second over of the innings! 

# Four runs off the over, Windies 86/3 (21 overs)

# Spinner Adil Rashid into the attack! 

# Three runs off the over as Windies reach 82/3 at the end of 20 overs! 

# Ben Stokes has been introduced into the attack! 

# Four runs off the over, Windies 79/3 (19 overs)

# Liam Plunkett to bowl his fifth over of the innings! 

# Two runs from the over, as the Windies reach 75/3 (18 overs)

# Mark Wood is set to continue with the ball! 

# 12 runs from the over with Nicholas Pooran scoring two boundaries off the first and final deliveries. Windies 73/3 (17 overs)  

# Liam Plunkett to bowl his fourth over of the innings! 

# Just a single off Wood's over, with the Windies 61/3 (16 overs)

# Mark Wood to bowl his third over of the innings! 

# Four runs off the over, Windies 60/3 (15 overs)

# Liam Plunkett to bowl his fourth over of the innings! 

# Two runs and a wicket off the over, Windies 56/3 (14 overs)

# Shimron Hetmyer is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Shai Hope departs for 11 runs off 30 deliveries following a leg-before-wicket appeal by Wood further back by a successful review by Morgan. Windies 55/3 (13.2 overs)

# Mark Wood is set to continue with the ball! 

# Seven runs and a wicket off the over, following a boundary by Shai Hope to third man which was followed by Gayle's dismissal. Windies 54/2 (13 overs)

# Nicholas Pooran is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Chris Gayle departs for 36 runs off 41 deliveries as he attempts to go for a big hit off a short ball by Plunkett, with Jonny Bairstow completing the catch. Windies 54/2 (13 overs)

# Liam Plunkett to bowl his second over of the innings! 

# Just a single off the over, Windies 47/1 (12 overs)

# Fast-bowler Mark Wood into the attack! 

# Five runs from the over as the Windies reach a scoreline of 46/1 (11 overs) 

# Fast bowler Liam Plunkett into the attack!

# Three runs from the over, Windies 41/1 (10 overs)

# Jofra Archer to bowl his fifth over of the innings! 

# 12 runs from the over with Chris Gayle scoring a boundary and a six off consecutive deliveries. Gayle smashed the ball over wide mid-on for a boundary followed by a six straight down the ground. Windies 38/1 (9 overs)

# Chris Woakes to bowl his fifth over! 

# Five runs from the over with Gayle scoring his fourth boundary of the innings following a pull to mid-wicket. Jason Roy has left the field after hurting his hamstring with James Vince on as sub. Windies 26/1 (8 overs)

# Jofra Archer to bowl his fourth over of the spell! 

# Two runs off the over with Gayle dropped off the first delivery of the over by Mark Wood. Wood judged the ball well initially but failed to complete the catch at the lost moment. Windies 21/1 (7 overs) 

# Woakes to bowl his fourth over of the spell! 

# 11 runs off the over with Chris Gayle scoring two consecutive boundaries over mid-wicket. Windies 19/1 (6 overs) 

# Jofra Archer to continue with the ball! 

# Second maiden over of the innings for Woakes, Windies 8/1 (5 overs)

# Woakes to bowl his third over of the spell! 

# Windies 8/1 (4 overs) as Chris Gayle scores his first boundary of the innings following an inside edge off a good length delivery.

# Archer to bowl his second over of the spell!

# Two runs and a wicket off the over, Windies 4/1 (4 overs)

# Shai Hope is the next batsman in! 

# Wicket! Evin Lewis departs for 2 runs off 8 deliveries as he is bowled following a full delivery by Woakes, with the Windies 4/1 (3 overs)

# Woakes to bowl his second over of the innings! 

# Two runs from the over as Evin Lewis gets off the mark with a single, Windies 2/0 (2 overs)

# Jofra Archer to share the new ball! 

# Maiden over from Woakes, Windies 0/0 (1 over)

# Chris Woakes to bowl the opening over!

Windies openers Chris Gayle and Evin Lewis are set to open the innings! 

The clash is set to commence in a few minutes with both the teams on the field for the national anthem ceremony!

# England skipper Eoin Morgan has won the toss and opted to field! 

England have been in good form recently with excellent performances in all their clashes of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 barring a loss against Pakistan.

West Indies have also made their presence felt with quality performances recording wins except for a defeat against Australia. Chris Gayle is set to participate in his 5th ICC ODI World Cup for the West Indies and will be looking to make his presence felt.  

Lineups:

West Indies (Playing XI): Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Shai Hope(w), Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder(c), Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Sheldon Cottrell, Shannon Gabriel, Oshane Thomas. 

England (Playing XI): Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Jos Buttler(w), Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood.