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West Indies versus England Betting Tips and Preview

Test (2019-01-23) Bridgetown Barbados (KO)

Highlights
  • England won 5 of the last 9 matches between these two sides.

  • West Indies have won 3 of their last 10 Test matches.

  • England have won 8 of their last 10 Test matches.

  • England are rated 32 points ahead of West Indies in the Cricsq ratings.

  • 4 out the last 6 non-draw matches played at Bridgetown Barbados (KO) have been won by the team batting second.

Betting Tips
  • Back West Indies to win with half stake (odds at time of writing 5.4 on Betfair).

Head to Head

West Indies and England have played each other 9 matches since 2010. England won 5 times and West Indies 2 times.

England won the last series between these two teams 2-1 in 2017.

Pitch Analysis

Bridgetown Barbados (KO) has hosted 7 Test matches since 2010. The will now examine some more details from the matches.

The average first innings score at Bridgetown Barbados (KO) is 275 in Test matches. 204, 312 and 257 were the last 3 first innings scores here.

51% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. Batsmen at Bridgetown Barbados (KO) strike at 42.7 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 50.6 against spin.

4 out the last 6 non-draw matches played at Bridgetown Barbados (KO) have been won by the team batting second.

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West Indies Overview

West Indies have won 3 of their last 10 Test matches. They lost to Bangladesh in their last match.

The top order batting options for West Indies are Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo and Shai Hope. Darren Bravo has a an average of 40.0 with a strike rate of 46.0. He has performed worse last year averaging 0.0. Kraigg Brathwaite has a an average of 35.2 with a strike rate of 41.0. He has performed worse last year averaging 24.4. Shai Hope has a an average of 28.5 with a strike rate of 43.0. He has performed worse last year averaging 20.2.

The middle order batsmen in the squad are Shimron Hetmyer, Roston Chase, Shane Dowrich and Jason Holder. Roston Chase has batted less well in the year averaging 23.3. His overall test average is 32.5 with a strike rate of 48.0. Jason Holder has a an average of 37.3 in the last year. This exceeds overall test average 30.5. He has a strike rate of 58.0. Shimron Hetmyer has a an average of 29.7 with a strike rate of 79.0. He has performed better last year averaging 37.6. Shane Dowrich has batted well in the year averaging 36.5. His overall test average is 27.9 with a strike rate of 45.0.

The pace bowling options for West Indies are Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel, Jason Holder and Alzarri Joseph. Kemar Roach has a an taken 166 Test wickets with an economy rate of 3.22. Shannon Gabriel has an economy rate of 3.42 and has taken 120 Test wickets. Jason Holder has an economy rate of 2.61 and has taken 86 Test wickets. Alzarri Joseph has a an taken 15 Test wickets and conceeded 3.1 runs an over.

The spin bowling options for West Indies are Roston Chase and Kraigg Brathwaite. Roston Chase has a an taken 42 Test wickets and conceeded 3.47 runs an over. Kraigg Brathwaite has an economy rate of 3.31 and has taken 17 Test wickets.

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England Overview

England have won 8 of their last 10 Test matches. They beat Sri Lanka in their last match.

The top order batting options for England are Rory Burns, Keaton Jennings and Joe Root. Joe Root has batted less well in the year averaging 36.7. His overall test average is 50.4 with a strike rate of 56.0. Keaton Jennings has a an average of 26.6 with a strike rate of 46.0. Rory Burns has scored at a strike rate of 54.0 per 100 balls and averages 25.8.

The middle order batsmen in the squad are Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Ben Stokes, Adil Rashid and Sam Curran. Jonny Bairstow has a an average of 37.7 with a strike rate of 56.0. He has performed worse last year averaging 31.4. Jos Buttler has a an average of 36.8 with a strike rate of 61.0. He has performed better last year averaging 44.7. Sam Curran has a an average of 36.7 with a strike rate of 58.0. Ben Stokes has batted less well in the year averaging 26.9. His overall test average is 33.7 with a strike rate of 60.0. Moeen Ali has batted less well in the year averaging 18.8. His overall test average is 30.9 with a strike rate of 51.0. Adil Rashid has scored at a strike rate of 42.0 per 100 balls and averages 20.3.

The pace bowling options for England are James Anderson, Ben Stokes and Sam Curran. James Anderson has an economy rate of 2.7 and has taken 457 Test wickets. Ben Stokes has a an taken 117 Test wickets and conceeded 3.37 runs an over. Sam Curran has a an taken 14 Test wickets and conceeded 3.29 runs an over.

The spin bowling options for England are Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid and Joe Root. Moeen Ali has a an taken 163 Test wickets and conceeded 3.61 runs an over. Adil Rashid has a an taken 60 Test wickets and conceeded 3.73 runs an over. Joe Root has a an taken 20 Test wickets and conceeded 3.0 runs an over.

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The Verdict

England are rated 32 points ahead of West Indies in the Cricsq ratings. They have 111 points whereas West Indies have 79.

At the time of writing England are favorites on Betfair at 1.36. West Indies are 5.4.

England are rightfully favourites and are the most likely team to win this match. But I suggest backing West Indies to win this match.At the prices England are too short to bet on and West Indies represent the value.

West Indies Squad
Kraigg Brathwaite

Current Form:

Kraigg Brathwaite has played in 53 Test Matches. He has scored 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 3311 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 35.2. He has a strike rate of 41.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 43.7 and against spin it is 38.1.

Brathwaite has taken 17 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.31 runs per over.

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Darren Bravo

Current Form:

Darren Bravo has played in 49 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties and 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 3400 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 40.0. He has a strike rate of 45.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Bravo has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.0 runs per over.

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Shai Hope

Current Form:

Shai Hope has played in 26 Test Matches.

He has scored 1340 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 28.5. He has a strike rate of 42.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Roston Chase

Current Form:

Roston Chase has played in 26 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 1461 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 32.5. He has a strike rate of 48.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 56.2 and against pace it is 38.7.

Chase has taken 42 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.47 runs per over.

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Shimron Hetmyer

Current Form:

Shimron Hetmyer has played in 10 Test Matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 594 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 29.7. He has a strike rate of 78.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 94.4 and against pace it is 61.9.

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Shane Dowrich

Current Form:

Shane Dowrich has played in 27 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 1198 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 27.9. He has a strike rate of 45.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 46.5 and against pace it is 42.5.

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Jason Holder

Current Form:

Jason Holder has played in 35 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 1554 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 30.5. He has a strike rate of 57.8. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Holder has taken 86 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.61 runs per over.

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Kemar Roach

Current Form:

Kemar Roach has played in 50 Test Matches.

He has scored 776 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 11.9. He has a strike rate of 37.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 42.4 and against spin it is 32.0.

Roach has taken 166 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.22 runs per over.

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Alzarri Joseph

Current Form:

Alzarri Joseph has played in 6 Test Matches.

He has scored 41 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 3.7. He has a strike rate of 29.3. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 41.5 and against pace it is 24.2.

Joseph has taken 15 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.1 runs per over.

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Shannon Gabriel

Current Form:

Shannon Gabriel has played in 40 Test Matches.

He has scored 190 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 4.9. He has a strike rate of 39.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 44.0 and against pace it is 36.3.

Gabriel has taken 120 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.42 runs per over.

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England Squad
Rory Burns

Current Form:

Rory Burns has played in 3 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 155 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 25.8. He has a strike rate of 54.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 57.9 and against pace it is 43.7.

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Keaton Jennings

Current Form:

Keaton Jennings has played in 15 Test Matches. He has scored 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 719 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 26.6. He has a strike rate of 45.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 51.1 and against pace it is 40.3.

Jennings has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.25 runs per over.

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Jonny Bairstow

Current Form:

Jonny Bairstow has played in 65 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 3696 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 37.7. He has a strike rate of 55.5. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Joe Root

Current Form:

Joe Root has played in 82 Test Matches. He has scored 2 hundreds in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 6508 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 50.4. He has a strike rate of 55.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 60.1 and against pace it is 52.8.

Root has taken 20 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.0 runs per over.

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Ben Stokes

Current Form:

Ben Stokes has played in 49 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 2966 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 33.7. He has a strike rate of 59.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 61.2 and against spin it is 57.2.

Stokes has taken 117 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.37 runs per over.

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Jos Buttler

Current Form:

Jos Buttler has played in 32 Test Matches. He has scored 4 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 1544 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 36.8. He has a strike rate of 61.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 63.5 and against pace it is 59.1.

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Moeen Ali

Current Form:

Moeen Ali has played in 60 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 2692 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 30.9. He has a strike rate of 51.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 53.1 and against spin it is 49.0.

Ali has taken 163 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.61 runs per over.

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Ben Foakes

Current Form:

Ben Foakes has played in 3 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 277 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 69.3. He has a strike rate of 56.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 76.3 and against spin it is 53.6.

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Sam Curran

Current Form:

Sam Curran has played in 7 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 404 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 36.7. He has a strike rate of 57.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 66.2 and against spin it is 51.4.

Curran has taken 14 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.29 runs per over.

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Adil Rashid

Current Form:

Adil Rashid has played in 23 Test Matches.

He has scored 527 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 20.3. He has a strike rate of 42.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 50.9 and against spin it is 38.6.

Rashid has taken 60 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.73 runs per over.

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James Anderson

Current Form:

James Anderson has played in 145 Test Matches.

He has scored 1169 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 9.9. He has a strike rate of 40.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Anderson has taken 565 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.88 runs per over.

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