West Indian cricket team in England in 2011

West Indian cricket team in England in 2011
West Indies
England
Dates 23 September 2011 – 25 September 2011
Captains Darren Sammy Graeme Swann
Twenty20 International series
Result 2-match series drawn 1–1
Most runs Johnson Charles (57) Craig Kieswetter (68)
Most wickets Garey Mathurin (3) Ravi Bopara (5)

The West Indian cricket team toured England in September 2011. The tour consisted of two Twenty20 matches.[1] The fixtures in London were organised by the ECB, to fulfill contractual agreements with the WICB and the media.[2]

Squads

West Indies England

T20I series

1st T20I

23 September
Scorecard
West Indies
125 (19.4 overs)
v

128/0 (15.2 overs)
Johnson Charles 36 (39)
Ravi Bopara 4/10 (3.4 overs)
Alex Hales 62* (48)
England won by 10 wickets
The Oval, London
Umpires: Rob Bailey (Eng) and Nigel Llong (Eng)
Player of the match: Ravi Bopara (Eng)
  • England won the toss and elected to field.
  • Ravi Bopara's figures of 4 wickets for 10 runs set a new record for best figures by an English bowler in a T20 International.[3]

2nd T20I

25 September
Scorecard

113/5 (20 overs)
v
England
88 (16.4 overs)
Marlon Samuels 35* (35)
Samit Patel 2/22 (4 overs)
Ben Stokes 31 (23)
Garey Mathurin 3/9 (4 overs)
West Indies won by 25 runs
The Oval, London
Umpires: Richard Illingworth (Eng) and Nigel Llong (Eng)
Player of the match: Garey Mathurin (WI)
  • England won the toss and elected to field.

References

  1. ^ "England v West Indies". ESPNcricinfo (ESPN). 24 August 2011. Retrieved 24 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "West Indies name weakened squad for Twenty20s in England". BBC Sport. 24 August 2011. Retrieved 24 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "Graeme Swann backs Ravi Bopara to shine as an all-rounder". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 24 September 2011. Retrieved 24 September 2011. 
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