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Rain halts Northants push for victory

Sep 2, 2000: Rain halted Northamptonshire's push for victory in the Division Two contest against Gloucestershire at Wantage Road, after the visitors were plunged into crisis by the loss of three wickets in 29 balls

Andrew Radd

England on way to first series victory in 1969

Sep 2, 2000: In a superb morning's cricket for English supporters, the home side again shattered the West Indian batting, reducing the tourists to 86 for eight by the lunch interval

John Ward

A strange day

Sep 1, 2000: Even though there was a loss of more than 200 minutes on this second day, it was sometimes hard to understand the plans or indeed the plot of both teams

Colin Croft

Rain and bad light disrupt second day's play

Sep 1, 2000: Squally showers disrupted the second day's play with England's middle and strong lower order batting failing to re-build the innings which had seen a succession of wickets fall on the previous day after the diligent work of the two openers

Andy Jalil

Rain delays start of West Indies innings

Sep 1, 2000: The first session of the second day at The Oval was almost a microcosm of the first day's play

John Ward

West Indies fight back

Sep 1, 2000: The first session of the second day at The Oval was almost a microcosm of the first day's play

John Ward

West Indies fight back

Sep 1, 2000: The first session of the second day at The Oval was almost a microcosm of the first day's play

John Ward

Almost even honors: England 60%: West Indies 40

Aug 31, 2000: As someone mentioned very early in the piece, "This was old fashioned Test cricket"

Colin Croft

West Indies restore balance of play by stumps on first day

Aug 31, 2000: There were four comforting hours in which England trod with meticulous care towards the high ground in this Test which could confirm the rise in standard of their cricket this summer

Andy Jalil

Atherton and Trescothick build strong foundation for England

Aug 31, 2000: Mike Atherton and Marcus Trescothick did England proud with an opening partnership of 159 against West Indies in the crucial Fifth Test at The Oval after being put in to bat

John Ward

England make sound start to fifth Test

Aug 31, 2000: England made a very sound start to the crucial Fifth Test at The Oval after being put in to bat, with Mike Atherton and Marcus Trescothick putting on a solid and invaluable 66 without being parted by the lunch interval

John Ward

England believe they can win again

Aug 31, 2000: At last, after 31 years, England believe they can do it again and beat the West Indies in a Test series

John Ward
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Tour Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 4, 2000
England won by 158 runs
Somerset v West Indians at Taunton - Aug 23-26, 2000
Somerset won by 269 runs
England v West Indies at Leeds - Aug 17-18, 2000
England won by an innings and 39 runs
Scotland v West Indians at Uddingston - Aug 13, 2000
West Indians won by 21 runs
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