Ben stokes scored a superb century as England were dismissed for 258 against West Indies on the opening day of the second test at Headingley.

Arriving at 71-4, stokes counter-attacked in thrilling fashion, reaching his sixth test hundred off 122 balls.

Following a dismal showing in first test at Edgbaston, West Indies bowled menacingly in the first two sessions, inspired by Kemar roach and Shanon Gabriel to edge an engrossing first day.

The tourists were on 19 for 1, 239 behind as James Anderson struck before end of play

England currently lead the three-match series one-nil.