West Indies break 17-year jinx, win Leeds Test against England

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Shai Hope’s twin centuries helped West Indies beat England by five wickets and register a Test win on English soil for the first time since 2000. (Action Images via Reuters)

Shai Hope’s twin centuries helped West Indies beat England by five wickets and register a Test win on English soil for the first time since 2000. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Chasing 322 and resuming at 5/0, Kraigg Brathwaite started out in confident fashion as West Indies chased history. (Action Images via Reuters)

Chasing 322 and resuming at 5/0, Kraigg Brathwaite started out in confident fashion as West Indies chased history. (Action Images via Reuters)

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England faced a stern Test as they encountered a positive West Indies side who were desperate to break the jinx. (Action Images via Reuters)

England faced a stern Test as they encountered a positive West Indies side who were desperate to break the jinx. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Stuart Broad got the wicket of Kieron Powell and ran out Kyle Hope for 0 as England dented West Indies. (Action Images via Reuters)

Stuart Broad got the wicket of Kieron Powell and ran out Kyle Hope for 0 as England dented West Indies. (Action Images via Reuters)

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However, Shai Hope, along with Brathwaite put England on top with a magnificent stand as they stayed in the hunt. (Action Images via Reuters)

However, Shai Hope, along with Brathwaite put England on top with a magnificent stand as they stayed in the hunt. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Broad and Anderson were unable to break the stand as the pressure mounted. (Action Images via Reuters)

Broad and Anderson were unable to break the stand as the pressure mounted. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Brathwaite neared a ton as England wilted under pressure. (Action Images via Reuters)

Brathwaite neared a ton as England wilted under pressure. (Action Images via Reuters)

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England did not help themselves by dropping some crucial catches. (Action Images via Reuters)

England did not help themselves by dropping some crucial catches. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Joe Root struggled to contain the runs as West Indies neared the target. (Action Images via Reuters)

Joe Root struggled to contain the runs as West Indies neared the target. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Brathwaite was dismissed for 95 but it summed up a great match for the opener who smashed 142 in the first innings. (Action Images via Reuters)

Brathwaite was dismissed for 95 but it summed up a great match for the opener who smashed 142 in the first innings. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Chris Woakes gave England hope but their chances were dashed by another Hope in the form of Shai. (Action Images via Reuters)

Chris Woakes gave England hope but their chances were dashed by another Hope in the form of Shai. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Shai Hope became the first player in history to score two hundreds in a first-class match in Leeds. (Action Images via Reuters)

Shai Hope became the first player in history to score two hundreds in a first-class match in Leeds. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Hope shared a vital partnership with Jermaine Blackwood who chipped in with a vital 41 to get West Indies closer to the target. (Action Images via Reuters)

Hope shared a vital partnership with Jermaine Blackwood who chipped in with a vital 41 to get West Indies closer to the target. (Action Images via Reuters)

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Shai Hope remained unbeaten as West Indies chased down 322 to help them register a five-wicket win and level the series 1-1. (Action Images via Reuters)

Shai Hope remained unbeaten as West Indies chased down 322 to help them register a five-wicket win and level the series 1-1. (Action Images via Reuters)

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This was West Indies’ first Test win over England since 2000 and it summed up a brilliant comeback after their drubbing in Edgbaston. (Action Images via Reuters)

This was West Indies’ first Test win over England since 2000 and it summed up a brilliant comeback after their drubbing in Edgbaston. (Action Images via Reuters)

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For West Indies, this was one of their rare away wins, having recently defeated Pakistan in an away match in Sharjah in 2016. (Action Images via Reuters)

For West Indies, this was one of their rare away wins, having recently defeated Pakistan in an away match in Sharjah in 2016. (Action Images via Reuters)

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