England are in third place within the ICC World Take a look at Championship factors desk after their victory over the West Indies within the third Take a look at in Manchester which helped safe a 2-1 collection verdict.
Veteran seamer Stuart Broad was the cynosure of all eyes as he galloped into elite firm and helped England thrash West Indies by 269 runs within the rain-affected fifth day of the third Take a look at at Previous Trafford on Tuesday.
It was poetic justice as Broad, who scored a breezy 67 within the first innings and snared 10 wickets together with his 500th, pressured Jermaine Blackwood right into a flashy pull and edge the ball to wicketkeeper Jos Buttler for a caught behind to convey an finish to the sport.
It was Broad’s first 10-wicket match haul since 2013. West Indies had gained the primary Greatest however England confirmed who’s the boss on dwelling turf by successful the following two in grand vogue.
England are actually on 226 factors, solely behind India (360 factors) and Australia (296), whereas the West Indies stay in seventh place with 40 factors. England had began the collection in fourth place with 146 factors, 34 lower than New Zealand’s 180.
A becoming finish as @StuartBroad8 takes the wicket that secures a 2-1 collection victory!
— England Cricket (@englandcricket) July 28, 2020
Earlier within the championship, England had drawn a five-match collection in opposition to Australia 2-2 and gained a four-match collection in opposition to South Africa 3-1. The one earlier collection for the West Indies was in opposition to India at dwelling, which they misplaced 2-0.
England now gear up for his or her subsequent collection in opposition to Pakistan, which commences with the primary match in Manchester from August 5, adopted by the remaining two in Southampton.
Every collection of the WTC is value 120 factors, distributed evenly over the variety of matches in a collection. The factors vary from 60 for every match of a two-Take a look at collection to 24 for every match of a five-Take a look at collection.