After Evin Lewis and Chris Gayle set up West Indies' total of 176 for nine in their innings, a collective bowling effort saw them restrict England to 155 in the chase as the visitors completed a 21 run victory in the only Twenty20 International in Chester-le-Street.
England limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan came in support of the decision to rest Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes for the one-off Twenty20 International against West Indies to be played on Saturday in Chester-le-Street.
West Indies' chances of gaining an automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup has become even tougher with their one-off One-Day International against Ireland ending in a washout in Belfast on Wednesday.
England fast bowler Anya Shrubsole becomes the first women's cricketer to win Christopher Martin-Jenkins Spirit of Cricket Award for her actions during the semi-final of the recently concluded World Cup.
England fast bowler James Anderson has reclaimed the top position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings for bowlers following his stellar performance in the third Test against West Indies at Lord's.
James Anderson claimed a seven wicket haul as England bowled out West Indies for 177 runs in their second innings and chased down 107 with nine wickets in hand to win the third Test at Lord's, thereby claiming the series 2-1.
Kieran Powell and Shai Hope scored valiant knocks to help West Indies recover in their second innings and gain a lead of 22 runs with seven wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the second Test at Lord's.