12 Jun 2012

England take series win over West Indies after wash out

5:57 am on 12 June 2012

The England cricketers have claimed a series victory over the West Indies after the third and final test in Birmingham ended in a draw after it was washed out.

England won the first two tests.

No play was possible on the fifth and final day after the first two days were also washed out.

In the games' 197 overs, England made 221 for five in reply to West Indies first innings score of 426.