England tour of West Indies, 2003/04 / Commentary

The Wisden Trophy - 3rd Test

West Indies v England

England won by 8 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.1

Hoggard to Gayle, 2 runs, early swing with the first ball, Gayle easily clips it off the legs

0.2

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, zips it thru across the left handers, good bounce and the crowd show their appreciation

0.3

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, another one rearing a little, over the stumps, Read takes it still on the rise

0.4

Hoggard to Gayle, 3 runs, overpitched, strange shot from Gayle, and oooh it's just over Vaughan at mid wicket. he chases it down and picks up just inside the rope

West Indies 5/0   CH Gayle 5* (4b)

1.1

Harmison to Gayle, no run, pitched up, seams in, not a mile from the off stump, more like a couple of inches

1.2

Harmison to Gayle, 1 run, worked well off the hip, defended down to the fine leg

West Indies 6/0   CH Gayle 6* (6b)

2.1

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, swinging into the pads, Read does well to save the leg byes

2.2

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, pitched up and swinging, Gayle gives it the big heave ho, misses entirely. ball just misses the off stump

2.3

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, straight thru to the keeper, no shot offered

2.4

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, pitched up again and into the pads it goes, swinging past the leg stumps, Koertzen denies the appeal

2.5

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, first bouncer of the day, played awkwardly by Gayle, off the handle or glove

2.6

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, defended onto the on side, end of a good over from Hoggard

West Indies 6/0   CH Gayle 6* (12b)

4.1

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, nice inswinger aimed at middle stump, defended equally nicely

4.2

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, makes it straighten down the off stump line, past the outside edge and over the off stump

4.3

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, sharp bouncer, too far down the leg side to make Gayle work to duck it

4.4

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, swinging into the left hander, defended off the leg stump

4.5

Hoggard to Gayle, no run, short of a length, straight thru to the keeper, strange head movement from gayle, seamed to lose sight of it

4.6

Hoggard to Gayle, OUT, forward defensive, seaming in, into the pad, big appeal, up goes the finger, out goes Gayle

CH Gayle lbw b Hoggard 6 (20m 18b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

West Indies 6/1   CH Gayle 6 (17b)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
West Indies v England at St John's - Apr 10-14, 2004
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 1-3, 2004
England won by 8 wickets
West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Mar 19-23, 2004
England won by 7 wickets
West Indies v England at Kingston - Mar 11-14, 2004
England won by 10 wickets
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Photos

Apr 3, 2004

Andrew Flintoff's catch of Ryan Hinds gave Matthew Hoggard his hat-trick wicket, West Indies v England, 3rd Test, Barbados, 3rd day, April 3, 2004

Andrew Flintoff's catch of Ryan Hinds gave Matthew Hoggard his hat-trick wicket

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Apr 3, 2004

Mobbed - Hoggard drowns in a sea of adulation

Mobbed - Hoggard drowns in a sea of adulation

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