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The West Indies victory flooded with reactions in Twitter


The West Indies beat England by four wickets in the first match of a three-match Test series in Southampton. Social media is floating in praise of this victory of the visitors. With this match, international cricket has returned to the field after overcoming the obstacles of Corona.

The West Indies' victory flooded with reactions in Twitter

Although almost the whole of the first day of the match was washed away in the rain, the indomitable mentality of the Caribbeans brought a great victory. In the last moments of the match, the strong mentality of the team led by Jason Holder fascinated everyone. Holder, the Caribbean team leader, has taken himself one step further as captain with this victory.

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Holder has a big contribution in the victory. He has has taken 6 wickets in the first innings as well as wise leadership. Throughout the match, the body language of the Caribbeans spread excitement among the pure Test supporters. England, led by Ben Stokes, were the hosts but did not make it to the West Indies in the end.

The cricket world was thrilled with this match. As soon as the match was over, messages from Rathi-Maharathi started gathering on Twitter. Supporters have also expressed excitement over the return of cricket. Let’s take a look at the tweets.

Well played, West Indies.

 

Well played, Test Cricket 🏏

Thank You, England….for making this possible in current times. Gratitude. #EngWI #TestCricket

 

— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) July 12, 2020

 

#ENGvWI VICTORY!! WEST INDIES WIN this historic first Test 🔥🕺🏽👏🏼💃🏽🏏. WI 318 & 200/6, Blackwood 95, Chase 37; Archer 3-45. ENG 204 & 313. Fantastic job by the #MenInMaroon with brilliant performances from Holder, Gabriel and Blackwood👏🏼. #WIPlayers #RaiseTheBat #CricketIsBack pic.twitter.com/xWBx027d88

 

— WIPA (@wiplayers) July 12, 2020

 

 

Good all-round performances by players from both teams.

Jermaine Blackwood played a crucial knock in a tense situation to see @windiescricket through. An important win which has set up the series perfectly. #ENGvWI pic.twitter.com/PLbJlqIe8c

 

— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 12, 2020

 

First game after the break belongs to us!

 

Some gritty performance from the lads. This team deserves the win in this game. Congratulations boys

 

You make us proud… 👊🏿 #ENGvWI pic.twitter.com/wYAVRGOwh6

 

— Sir Vivian Richards (@ivivianrichards) July 12, 2020

 

Well done to @windiescricket played with patience great skill and maturity we’ll lead by their captain @Jaseholder98 #ENGvWI 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽

 

— Daren Sammy (@darensammy88) July 12, 2020

 

West Indian captains with maximum Test victories

36 – Clive Lloyd (74 Tests)

27 – Viv Richards (50)

11 – Richie Richardson (24)

11 – Jason Holder (33)

10 – Brian Lara (47)#ENGvWI #EngvWIN

This is Holder’s 4th win over England in six Tests as captain!

 

— Mohandas Menon (@mohanstatsman) July 12, 2020

 

West Indies win by four wickets!

 

A fantastic Test match to mark the return of international cricket 👏👏#ENGvWI pic.twitter.com/XjVDojpw3D

 

— Wisden (@WisdenCricket) July 12, 2020

 

People who wanted cricket to start with IPL don’t know how good an English defeat at home feels like. #ENGvWI

 

— Manya (@CSKian716) July 12, 2020

 

Many congratulations @windiescricket on a brilliant win. Great display of skills and maturity and extremely well led by Jason Holder. Top knock from Blackwood in the fourth innings and West Indies showing how it is done #ENGvWI pic.twitter.com/Y09bLzwaYk

 

— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) July 12, 2020

 

#ENGvWI VICTORY!! WEST INDIES WIN this historic first Test 🔥🕺🏽👏🏼💃🏽🏏. WI 318 & 200/6, Blackwood 95, Chase 37; Archer 3-45. ENG 204 & 313. Fantastic job by the #MenInMaroon with brilliant performances from Holder, Gabriel and Blackwood👏🏼. #WIPlayers #RaiseTheBat #CricketIsBack pic.twitter.com/xWBx027d88

 

— WIPA (@wiplayers) July 12, 2020

 

West Indies vs England in Tests since 2015

 

WI won 5

Eng won 4

Draw 1

 

— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) July 12, 2020

 

Cricket is so much better with @windiescricket doing well in the longest format of the game.Congratulations to the WI team for winning the test match #ENGvWI

 

— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) July 12, 2020

 

My cricketing loyalties are transparent. If india aren’t in the game, I’d back any team beating Eng. It is the sweetest when it is a revived West Indies

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