The Wisden Trophy 1993/94

Result - West Indies 3-1 (5)

1994

The world record that nearly wasn't

Twenty years ago this week, Brian Lara became Test cricket's highest scorer, but he almost didn't make it

West Indies v England, third Test, Port-of-Spain, 1994

Tall, dark and awesome

When Ambrose ripped the heart out of England's batting

Statistics

The Wisden Trophy, 1993/94 (England in West Indies Tests)

England tour of West Indies, Feb-Apr 1994

Test matches

Brian Lara gets on his knees to kiss the pitch
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Garry Sobers and Brian Lara share a laugh
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Brian Lara cuts on his way to a world-record score
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Curtly Ambrose's team-mates rush to congratulate him
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Curtly Ambrose knocks out Alec Stewart's stump
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Mike Atherton jumps and sways out of the line of a bouncer
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Series Results
West Indies v England at St John's - Apr 16-21, 1994
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 8-13, 1994
England won by 208 runs
West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Mar 25-30, 1994
West Indies won by 147 runs
West Indies v England at Georgetown - Mar 17-22, 1994
West Indies won by an innings and 44 runs
West Indies v England at Kingston - Feb 19-24, 1994
West Indies won by 8 wickets
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