The Wisden Trophy - 4th Test

West Indies v England

West Indies won by 242 runs

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
SL Campbell c †Russell b Headley 10 71 48 1 0 20.83
SC Williams c Thorpe b Fraser 13 32 20 1 1 65.00
BC Lara* c Thorpe b Croft 93 256 201 13 2 46.26
S Chanderpaul c Thorpe b Fraser 118 387 263 15 1 44.86
CL Hooper c Hussain b Headley 43 142 78 4 1 55.12
JC Adams lbw b Tufnell 28 109 78 2 0 35.89
D Williams c Croft b Headley 0 16 15 0 0 0.00
IR Bishop c Butcher b Croft 14 81 64 2 0 21.87
CEL Ambrose c Headley b Tufnell 0 8 6 0 0 0.00
CA Walsh not out 3 13 9 0 0 33.33
D Ramnarine c †Russell b Croft 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 14, nb 12) 30
Total (all out; 128.1 overs) 352 (2.74 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-16 (SC Williams, 7.1 ov), 2-38 (Campbell, 14.5 ov), 3-197 (Lara, 68.6 ov), 4-295 (Hooper, 97.4 ov), 5-316 (Chanderpaul, 102.2 ov), 6-320 (D Williams, 106.2 ov), 7-347 (Adams, 123.1 ov), 8-349 (Ambrose, 125.1 ov), 9-352 (Bishop, 126.5 ov), 10-352 (Ramnarine, 128.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DW Headley 31 7 90 3 2.90 (6nb)
ARC Fraser 33 8 77 2 2.33 (4nb)
MA Butcher 3 0 15 0 5.00
RDB Croft 36.1 9 89 3 2.46 (3nb)
PCR Tufnell 25 10 63 2 2.52
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* c Lara b Ambrose 0 15 10 0 0 0.00
AJ Stewart c †D Williams b Walsh 20 103 74 4 0 27.02
MA Butcher lbw b Bishop 11 68 42 1 0 26.19
N Hussain lbw b Walsh 11 64 52 1 0 21.15
GP Thorpe c †D Williams b Ramnarine 10 73 44 1 0 22.72
MR Ramprakash not out 64 222 179 7 0 35.75
RC Russell lbw b Ramnarine 0 8 4 0 0 0.00
RDB Croft c Lara b Hooper 26 117 91 3 0 28.57
DW Headley c †D Williams b Hooper 0 2 4 0 0 0.00
ARC Fraser c Lara b Ramnarine 0 9 8 0 0 0.00
PCR Tufnell c Bishop b Ambrose 2 63 31 0 0 6.45
Extras (b 10, lb 2, nb 14) 26
Total (all out; 87.1 overs) 170 (1.95 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Atherton, 3.1 ov), 2-37 (Butcher, 18.1 ov), 3-41 (Stewart, 21.5 ov), 4-65 (Hussain, 33.3 ov), 5-73 (Thorpe, 36.4 ov), 6-75 (Russell, 38.2 ov), 7-139 (Croft, 69.1 ov), 8-139 (Headley, 69.5 ov), 9-140 (Fraser, 72.4 ov), 10-170 (Tufnell, 87.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CA Walsh 27 7 47 2 1.74 (5nb)
CEL Ambrose 12.1 5 21 2 1.72 (8nb)
D Ramnarine 17 8 26 3 1.52
IR Bishop 13 4 34 1 2.61 (3nb)
JC Adams 3 2 1 0 0.33 (1nb)
CL Hooper 15 5 29 2 1.93
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
SL Campbell c Ramprakash b Fraser 17 34 22 2 0 77.27
SC Williams c Stewart b Headley 0 8 4 0 0 0.00
BC Lara* c Butcher b Tufnell 30 106 61 3 0 49.18
S Chanderpaul run out (Hussain) 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
CL Hooper lbw b Headley 34 105 72 4 0 47.22
JC Adams lbw b Croft 18 85 48 2 0 37.50
D Williams c Tufnell b Ramprakash 15 48 46 0 0 32.60
IR Bishop not out 44 131 94 4 1 46.80
CEL Ambrose lbw b Croft 2 6 6 0 0 33.33
CA Walsh c †Russell b Croft 0 10 6 0 0 0.00
D Ramnarine c †Russell b Headley 19 108 80 1 0 23.75
Extras (b 1, lb 11, nb 6) 18
Total (all out; 72 overs) 197 (2.73 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (SC Williams, 1.4 ov), 2-32 (Campbell, 6.2 ov), 3-32 (Chanderpaul, 6.3 ov), 4-75 (Lara, 23.4 ov), 5-93 (Hooper, 27.1 ov), 6-123 (D Williams, 41.2 ov), 7-123 (Adams, 42.2 ov), 8-127 (Ambrose, 44.2 ov), 9-127 (Walsh, 46.2 ov), 10-197 (Ramnarine, 71.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ARC Fraser 11 2 24 1 2.18 (2nb)
DW Headley 13 5 37 3 2.84 (1nb)
RDB Croft 22 9 50 3 2.27
PCR Tufnell 24 5 72 1 3.00 (5nb)
MR Ramprakash 2 1 2 1 1.00
England 2nd innings (target: 380 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* lbw b Ambrose 1 10 10 0 0 10.00
AJ Stewart lbw b Walsh 12 35 29 2 0 41.37
MA Butcher lbw b Hooper 17 115 67 2 0 25.37
N Hussain c Adams b Walsh 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
GP Thorpe c Ramnarine b Ambrose 3 14 9 0 0 33.33
MR Ramprakash c †D Williams b Walsh 34 116 110 5 0 30.90
RC Russell c Lara b Ambrose 17 98 85 2 0 20.00
RDB Croft c †D Williams b Hooper 14 48 34 3 0 41.17
DW Headley c Chanderpaul b Ambrose 9 32 24 1 0 37.50
ARC Fraser c Walsh b Hooper 2 12 7 0 0 28.57
PCR Tufnell not out 0 12 9 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 9, lb 2, w 1, nb 16) 28
Total (all out; 62.1 overs) 137 (2.20 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Atherton, 2.5 ov), 2-22 (Stewart, 7.3 ov), 3-22 (Hussain, 7.5 ov), 4-28 (Thorpe, 10.4 ov), 5-58 (Butcher, 27.6 ov), 6-90 (Ramprakash, 42.6 ov), 7-118 (Croft, 55.2 ov), 8-125 (Russell, 56.3 ov), 9-135 (Fraser, 59.2 ov), 10-137 (Headley, 62.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CEL Ambrose 14.1 3 38 4 2.68 (11nb)
CA Walsh 15 4 25 3 1.66 (3nb)
CL Hooper 18 8 31 3 1.72
IR Bishop 3 1 4 0 1.33
D Ramnarine 11 5 23 0 2.09 (1w)
JC Adams 1 0 5 0 5.00
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 6-match series 2-1
Test debut D Ramnarine (West Indies)
Player of the match S Chanderpaul (West Indies)
Umpires SA Bucknor and DB Hair (Australia)
TV umpire PT Montfort
Match referee BN Jarman (Australia)
Close of play
Fri, 27 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 271/3 (S Chanderpaul 100*, CL Hooper 36*, 90 ov)
Sat, 28 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 87/6 (MR Ramprakash 13*, RDB Croft 5*, 47 ov)
Sun, 1 Mar - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 127/9 (IR Bishop 2*, 46.2 ov)
Mon, 2 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 137 (62.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 4
  • Partnership between Ramnarine and Bishop is a record for the 10th wicket for West Indies v England, beating 67*, between Croft and Holding, 4th Test, Antigua, 1980-81.
  • Ramnarine dropped three times, and a missed stumping chance
  • England set 380 to win in 5 sessions plus one over
 
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West Indies won by an innings and 52 runs
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Mar 12-16, 1998
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Georgetown - Feb 27-Mar 2, 1998
West Indies won by 242 runs
West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Feb 13-17, 1998
England won by 3 wickets
West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Feb 5-9, 1998
West Indies won by 3 wickets
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Georgetown, Guyana

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Feb 28, 1998

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Steve Bucknor decides

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