England Vs West Indies match result: England won by 8 wickets
England came up with a prolific all-round performance to defeat Windies by eight wickets in match number 19 of the World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl on Friday.
This was England’s third win of the tournament, while Windies suffered their second loss of the tournament.
Joe Root’s fine century was the highlight of the match.
How did the match pan out for England?
Sending Chris Woakes up the order
In a surprise move, England decided to send in Chris Woakes at number three ahead of Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes.
He batted calmly, along with opener Joe Root and guided England to a comfortable win.
Joe Root’s consistency the biggest weapon for England
Joe Root is currently England’s most potent weapon.
He is once such batsman who has been in fine form in all formats of the game for the past three years and continues to do so even now.
Joe Root has become the first Englishman to score Three World Cup Hundreds.
England would be definitely hoping that he could continue with the same form. His form would be crucial if they have to claim their maiden title.