England scored 231 on the first day of St Lucia against Windies. Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes will continue on the second day and try to prevent, being white-washed.
Losing the toss England had to bat first. Opener Rory Burns and Keaton Jennings made only 30 runs on the scoreboard. As scoring 8 runs Keaton Jennings became a pickup to Keemo Paul. Then another opener Rory Burns made a partnership of 39 runs with Joe Denly and also surrendered to Keemo Paul scoring 29 runs.
Shanon Gabriel picked Joe Denly for 20 runs. Then scoring 15 runs Captain Joe Root went back to the pavilion for Alzarri Joseph at 107 runs on the scoreboard. But Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes made an unbeatable partnership of 124 runs. England scored 231 on the first day of St Lucia
Keemo Paul got a couple of wickets
Finally, England scored 231 on the first day of St Lucia. England has the last chance to make the three-match test series to 2-1 and save themselves from being whitewashed.