Akai-Singer Champions Trophy, 1997/98 / Scorecard

Akai-Singer Champions Trophy - 1st match

England v India

England won by 7 runs

England innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
AD Brown c Ganguly b Kuruvilla 18 35 25 2 0 72.00
AJ Stewart c Azharuddin b Kumble 116 156 111 9 1 104.50
NV Knight c Kumble b Chauhan 42 67 60 2 1 70.00
GA Hick b Kuruvilla 32 47 42 2 1 76.19
AJ Hollioake* b Kuruvilla 4 10 6 0 0 66.66
MA Ealham run out (Tendulkar) 9 31 16 0 0 56.25
GP Thorpe run out (Jadeja) 3 4 4 0 0 75.00
MV Fleming c †Karim b Srinath 9 13 16 0 0 56.25
DR Brown c Tendulkar b Srinath 6 18 11 0 0 54.54
RDB Croft c Kuruvilla b Srinath 6 7 8 1 0 75.00
DW Headley not out 1 3 1 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 3, w 1) 4
Total (all out; 49.5 overs) 250 (5.01 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-42 (AD Brown), 2-131 (Knight), 3-209 (Hick), 4-211 (Stewart), 5-215 (Hollioake), 6-218 (Thorpe), 7-232 (Fleming), 8-237 (Ealham), 9-248 (Croft), 10-250 (DR Brown)
Bowling O M R W Econ
J Srinath 8.5 0 37 3 4.18
A Kuruvilla 10 0 50 3 5.00 (1w)
A Kumble 10 0 53 1 5.30
RR Singh 6 0 34 0 5.66
SC Ganguly 2 0 14 0 7.00 (1nb)
RK Chauhan 9 0 35 1 3.88
SR Tendulkar 4 0 24 0 6.00
India innings (target: 251 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
SS Karim c Croft b Headley 29 47 34 5 0 85.29
SC Ganguly b Ealham 29 54 41 4 0 70.73
NS Sidhu c Hollioake b Ealham 3 12 13 0 0 23.07
SR Tendulkar* st †Stewart b Fleming 91 146 87 4 2 104.59
M Azharuddin c Headley b Hollioake 3 22 19 0 0 15.78
A Jadeja c Thorpe b Fleming 50 76 69 1 0 72.46
RR Singh lbw b Fleming 12 21 14 0 1 85.71
A Kumble run out (Knight/†Stewart) 2 7 3 0 0 66.66
RK Chauhan b Fleming 12 22 12 0 0 100.00
J Srinath b Headley 3 6 7 0 0 42.85
A Kuruvilla not out 1 4 1 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 3, w 3, nb 2) 8
Total (all out; 49.3 overs) 243 (4.90 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-60 (Karim), 2-64 (Ganguly), 3-65 (Sidhu), 4-74 (Azharuddin), 5-182 (Jadeja), 6-207 (Singh), 7-221 (Kumble), 8-232 (Tendulkar), 9-237 (Srinath), 10-243 (Chauhan)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DR Brown 7 0 44 0 6.28 (1w)
DW Headley 9 0 38 2 4.22 (3nb, 1w)
MA Ealham 10 0 43 2 4.30 (1w)
AJ Hollioake 9 1 38 1 4.22
RDB Croft 5 0 32 0 6.40
MV Fleming 9.3 0 45 4 4.73
Match details
Toss India, who chose to field
Points England 2, India 0
ODI debuts DR Brown and MV Fleming (England)
Player of the match AJ Stewart (England)
Umpires SA Bucknor (West Indies) and KT Francis (Sri Lanka)
TV umpire CJ Mitchley (South Africa)
Match referee PJP Burge (Australia)
 
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Dec 13, 1997

Alec Stewart (man of the match) helps Matthew Fleming (who took four wickets) celebrate his birthday and also England's seven run win over India in the opening match of the Champions Trophy in Sharjah.

Matthew Fleming celebrates his birthday after England beat India

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Dec 12, 1997

Champion's Trophy, December 1997. England v India, 11 Dec 1997: Stewart celebrates his century

England v India, 11 Dec 1997: Stewart celebrates his century

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