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  1. England win by 112 runs to take 2-1 series lead
  2. West Indies 108 all out (35.4 overs) Gunn 2-8, Hartley 2-25
  3. England 220 all out (49.5 overs) Winfield 79, Sciver 58
  4. Quintyne 3-36, Fletcher 2-32, Dottin 2-45
  5. Next game of five-match series at Sabina Park on Sunday (15:30 BST)

Live Reporting

By Alan Jewell and Mark Mitchener

All times stated are UK

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Well, Stephan Shemilt's developing match report is already up for your perusal - so we're going to wrap things up on the live text.

The next game takes place on Sunday - same Bat-time (15:30 BST), same Bat-channel (uninterrupted here on the BBC Sport website, with some of the game also on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra). Thanks for your company today, hope you can join us next time.

ICC Women's Championship table

And with one bound, England move to second place in the ICC Women's Championship table:

  1. Australia (Q) - P18, Pts 30
  2. England - P16, Pts 21
  3. W Indies - P16, Pts 20
  4. New Zealand - P18, Pts 20
  5. S Africa - P18, Pts 17
  6. India - P15, Pts 13
  7. Pakistan - P15, Pts 8
  8. Sri Lanka - P18, Pts 5

Should England win the two remaining games in this series, they will book their place at next summer's World Cup (as Australia have already done). Should they fail to do so, they have three away games against bottom side Sri Lanka next month.

Captain's view

It's back! Well done that MC.

Windies captain Stafanie Taylor: "I didn't think we bowled how he would want to, we didn't apply ourselves batting and get the partnerships we wanted. I'm hoping we will perform a lot better on Sunday - we're better fielders than that, we dropped some crucial catches, hence the score we had to chase."

Unfortunately it looks like the Sabina Park MC's microphone broke down just before he could talk to Windies captain Stafanie Taylor...

Player of the match

England opener Lauren Winfield: "We knew the conditions would be slightly easier than Trelawny, but it was important for us to stay in. In ODI cricket, we know partnerships are key to putting big scores on the board, and it's about backing those game plans we made back home."

Captain's view

England captain Heather Knight: "It was an all-round team performance, and that partnership between Lauren and Nat was key for us. Our batters have learnt a lot from the last two games, hopefully we can get another win on the board now.

"The first two games were both very close, either side could be 2-0 up or 2-0 down coming into this game. It's great to have support from friends and family in the crowd - it's Natalie's mum's barmy army!"

Bowling figures

Here's the England bowling. Makes good reading - with Jenny Gunn particularly economical.

#WIvENG: WI 108 A/O Brunt 5-1-11-1 Sciver 4-0-13-0 Marsh 9.4-1-31-2 Gunn 5-0-8-2 Hartley 7-0-25-2 Knight 4-0-16-1 Elwiss 1-0-2-1

It will all look quite straightforward on paper - but England started well today when Heather Knight won the toss, and they never really allowed West Indies to grasp the advantage.

Lauren Winfield (79) and Natalie Sciver (58) were the prime movers as England racked up an impressive-looking 220 all out, even if they did lose their last six wickets for 35 runs in the last eight overs.

Katherine Brunt then struck early, and West Indies were never allowed to settle, only four batters reaching double figures as the wickets were all shared around.

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

Stafanie Taylor will be disappointed she didn't contribute, especially on her home ground, but West Indies will have to dust themselves down as they've got two big games to come here.

WICKET - England win by 112 runs

Mohammed c Elwiss b Marsh (WI 108 all out)

I said Mohammed could only bat two ways - she switches to "slog at all costs" mode, launches Marsh high into the air and Elwiss runs back at long-off to take the catch.

A thumping victory - England win by 112 runs, and take two ICC Women's Championship points. They're two wins away from qualifying for their own World Cup.

WI 107-9 (target 221)

Can Elwiss bring matters to a conclusion? The tall Connell plays forward and gets an inside edge to fine leg so they run a single. Hey, when you bat number 11 (and I've done that most of my life), you take your runs wherever they come. Elwiss then sends down a wide - while Anisa Mohammed continues her binary style of batting - watchful in defence, or trying to hit the cover off it. She survives for now.

Drinks break

I'm not making this up. England need one wicket to win, the number 11 (the bare-headed Shamilia Connell) is at the crease - so they're having a drinks break!

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

Brilliant time for Georgia Elwiss to come on, they have got a lot of runs to play with so why not give Georgia a bowl?

England have bowled very well.


King lbw b Elwiss 8 (WI 105-9)

Now here's a rarity - right-arm seamer Georgia Elwiss is going to have a bowl. And it pays immediate dividends as she slants an inswinger into left-hander Stacy-Ann King's pads and the finger of doom is raised.

Even though Elwiss came into the England side as a bowler, she's worked her way up to bat at three and bowls less and less - before today she's only bowled 10 overs in ODIs since 2013...

Stephan Shemilt

BBC Test Match Special

Where has Anisa Mohammed been? This is incredibly entertaining. 

WI 105-8

At least West Indies have made it into three figures - as the carefree Mohammed whacks Marsh back over her head for a second-bounce four. Next up, she launches one over mid-off but it doesn't have the power and they can only run two. Still, the crowd seem to be enjoying it.

For those still keeping track, the Windies need 116 from 96 balls. As if...

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

They are just giving it a go now, in a situation with just two wickets left. They may as well now. 


WI 99-8 (target 221)

Mohammed tickles Hartley for a single to fine leg, King rotates the strike, then Mohammed launches one high into the sky over cow corner... but it just bounced in front of the diving Katherine Brunt running in from deep mid-wicket. Mohammed is a woman on a mission here - a mission to finish the match, it seems, as she sets off for a perilous single, it would have been out if the throw had hit... but it misses.

WI 94-8

Marsh 1-24 from eight overs

Vice-captain Anisa Mohammed is West Indies' number 10 - surely it's all over bar the shouting. Knight, with a wicket and two catches to her name, removes herself from the attack and turns back to fellow off-spinner Laura Marsh. And there's no way back for the Windies, seemingly, as the tall King plays out a maiden over.

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

Brilliant catch from Heather Knight - she brought herself closer in the extra cover position and you've got to get it right if you're going to go over the top. 


Fletcher c Knight b Hartley 0 (WI 94-8)

New batter Afy Fletcher is nearly lbw to her first ball... and is caught at cover a couple of deliveries later.

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

It was quite an ambitious shot, Hartley is bowling it a bit flatter. It just seemed that the pressure got to Campbelle - she was trying to hit it over mid-off but didn't get close to it. 


Campbelle st Jones b Hartley 18 (WI 94-7)

Gone! Campbelle swings for the fences, misses, and perishes. If she hadn't been bowled, Amy Jones would have had all the time in the world to complete a stumping.

In fact, it might even have been stumped rather than bowled. TMS aren't sure, and the West Indies Cricket Board's live stream has been kaput for several overs. And the official ECB verdict is... stumped.

Stephan Shemilt

BBC Test Match Special

At the moment, it feels like we are just going through the motions. West Indies can't win this game unless something remarkable happens.

WI 93-6 (target 221)

Still a small sliver of sunshine strives to streak across Sabina Park. Campbelle steers Knight for the first four for ages - but this game is only going one way at the moment. They need 128 from 20 overs, with only four wickets standing and all their "superstars" back in the shed.

And if you doubled the score after 30 overs... West Indies would finish well short. If you didn't hear earlier, if they were to do this, it would be the Windies' second highest ODI run chase of all time.

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

England have done a good job and have the wickets they wanted - Taylor and Dottin. Now it's about bowling with control, bowling with discipline and trying to make the West Indies do something they don't want to do. If the scoring rate goes up, they'll have to take risks.

WI 87-6

Hartley spins down her fifth over, England are still restricting the Windies seventh-wicket pair to singles.

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Ant: I'm enjoying @lydiagreenway in the comm box. She knows the England team very well, has good chat & smooth talking style - Keep her around @bbctms!

WI 84-6

More pedestrian progress from West Indies - the skipper's doing a sterling job here as Knight again only gives up a couple of singles.

Lydia Greenway

Ex-England batter on BBC Test Match Special

They just need to keep the pressure on, bowl it in good areas, field well and make West Indies do something they don't want to do.

WI 82-6

Well, Shemaine Campbelle isn't giving this one up - launching Alex Hartley's left-arm spin for six over cow corner! Hartley bowls over the wicket to the left-handed King, who's more circumspect.

Sister act

WI 74-6 (target 221)

Thanks, Alan - another good spell from you. It's Heather Knight, England captain, BBC Sport columnist and goldenarm demon bowler, to continue. More miserly spin from the skipper, England are putting the squeeze on the Windies - the required rate creeps to over six an over, but they can only take two singles from it.

England assistant coach Ali Maiden on TMS: "Heather threw that one up outside off stump - she tends to bowl with a bit more width than the other off-spinners, but she's sliced that and has been caught at deep cover. Captain Goldenarm again - she gets big wickets!"

WI 72-6

Alex Hartley continues and new batter Stacy-Ann King is off the mark. There's a stifled lbw appeal to Campbelle and that's an absolute beauty, sharp turn to beat the Windies' batter. 

Just one off that over and, with England all over the Windies,  here's Mark Mitchener to take you through the rest of the game.


Dottin c Brunt b Knight 20 (WI 69-6)

Heather Knight brings herself on and Dottin swipes her square to leg for four. Deandra then whacks it to the offside and Katherine Brunt runs in to take an easy catch. Surely Dottin's departure is the death knell for any lingering West Indies hopes.

WI 65-5

Shemaine Campbelle in now. Just one to Dottin off Hartley's second over. It's diffiuclt to envisage anything other than an England win from here. 

The Windies need 156 from 162 balls but only have five wickets in hand. 


Cooper lbw b Marsh 4 (WI 64-5)

Britney Cooper fancies some of this and hits Marsh aerially down to long-on for four to get off the mark.    

But that's all she'll be getting today - Marsh traps her in front and the hosts' are subsiding rather quickly here.

Stephan Shemilt

BBC Test Match Special

That initially looked as though Dottin had hit the ball straight up in the air, Jenny Gunn turned as if it might be a catch, but it landed four or five yards over the rope.