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2nd ODI: Ravi Bopara steers England to 3-wicket win over West Indies

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Mar 03, 2014 at 02:08am IST

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Antigua: Ravi Bopara hit an unbeaten 38 and shared a match-winning stand with captain Stuart Broad to lead England to a tense three-wicket victory over the West Indies in their second one-day international on Sunday.

The pair added an unbroken 58 off 80 balls - the highest partnership of the match - to lift England from the uncertainty of 105-7 to a winning total of 163-7 off 44.5 overs.

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Earlier at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Lendl Simmons hit an enterprising top score of 70 but England's spinners bowled out the West Indies for 159 off 44.2 overs.

2nd ODI: Ravi Bopara steers England to 3-wicket win over West Indies

Bopara hit an unbeaten 38 and shared a match-winning stand with captain Stuart Broad to lead England to a tense three-wicket victory over the West Indies. (Getty Images)

The 28-year-old Bopara batted with calm assurance and hit four fours. Broad lived a charmed life early on but ended 28 not out off 46 balls with three fours.

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