England in West Indies: Stuart Broad takes hat-trick in warm-up game

Stuart Large done with 4-19 from 10 overs
Warm-up match, Three Ws Oval, Barbados (day two of two):
England 317-10: Root 87, Stokes 56, Charles 5-ninety, C Holder three-sixty seven
CWI President’s XI 203-19: Anderson 4-12, Large 4-19, Root three-12
Match drawn

Stuart Large took a hat-trick as England’s bowlers claimed 19 wickets on the rest day of their first warm-up match within the West Indies.

The seamer took the ninth, 10th and 11th wickets in opposition to a Cricket West Indies President’s XI, with the guidelines allowing the hosts to proceed batting.

Batsman Jermaine Blackwood then fell to give Large 4 wickets in 5 balls.

The 2-day recreation ended in a scheme because the hosts closed on 203-19 in reply to England’s 317-10 in Barbados.

Captain Joe Root hit 87 and Ben Stokes 56 for England at the Three Ws Oval on Tuesday.

England commence one other two-day tour recreation on Thursday prior to the first Test of the three-match series in opposition to West Indies gets below manner in Barbados on 23 January.

Root, James Anderson and Jack Leach will be rested for the rest warm-up recreation, with Jos Buttler captaining the team.

Left-arm seamer Sam Curran opened the bowling alongside Anderson as a substitute of traditional accomplice Large, with both taking two early wickets to minimize the hosts to Thirteen-4.

Late left-armer Leach and seamer Chris Woakes struck prior to off-spinner Moeen Ali claimed two wickets because the President’s XI slumped to One hundred ten-8.

Large eliminated Alzarri Joseph and Bryan Charles with the final two deliveries of his ninth over prior to trapping Miguel Cummins lbw with the first ball of his 10th on the stroke of tea.

Two balls after the resumption, Blackwood edged to Jonny Bairstow at 2nd lag.

“The greatest element for me was the rhythm of my unique, shorter hump-up feeling correct,” said Large.

“In my 2nd spell I attempted to ramp up the depth, and how I bowled within the afternoon was as correct as I’ve felt in a protracted time.”

Large has taken two Test hat-tricks, in opposition to India in 2011 and 2014.

Anderson returned to enlighten two extra wickets and lift out with 4-12 from 11 overs, prior to Root claimed three wickets alongside with his section-shatter day-dawdle.

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