Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Jacobs b Walsh
    20
    52
    82
    4
    0
    38.46
    c Hinds b Walsh
    18
    48
    61
    4
    0
    37.50
    c †Jacobs b Rose
    15
    82
    121
    2
    0
    18.29
    c Campbell b Walsh
    0
    7
    9
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Ambrose
    6
    25
    40
    0
    0
    24.00
    c Lara b King
    26
    56
    85
    4
    0
    46.42
    c Lara b Walsh
    16
    20
    40
    3
    0
    80.00
    c †Jacobs b Walsh
    18
    19
    33
    4
    0
    94.73
    not out
    21
    67
    94
    0
    0
    31.34
    run out (†Jacobs)
    23
    36
    51
    4
    0
    63.88
    c †Jacobs b King
    0
    11
    14
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    16 (lb 6, nb 9, w 1)
    TOTAL
    179 all out (69 Overs, RR: 2.59, 320 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-26 (MR Ramprakash, 13.5 ov), 2-44 (MA Atherton, 17.4 ov), 3-45 (GA Hick, 19.4 ov), 4-57 (AJ Stewart, 28.5 ov), 5-82 (N Hussain, 39.5 ov), 6-112 (NV Knight, 46.4 ov), 7-112 (A Flintoff, 47.2 ov), 8-134 (RDB Croft, 53.5 ov), 9-173 (D Gough, 65.4 ov), 10-179 (ESH Giddins, 68.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CEL Ambrose20.5103211.5302
    CA Walsh2193651.7104
    RD King14.126024.2312
    FA Rose1334513.4601
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Gough
    59
    120
    157
    7
    0
    49.16
    lbw b Gough
    0
    8
    11
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Hussain b Caddick
    12
    11
    22
    2
    0
    109.09
    c †Stewart b Gough
    50
    93
    143
    9
    0
    53.76
    c †Stewart b Flintoff
    73
    119
    161
    11
    0
    61.34
    c Flintoff b Gough
    98
    299
    391
    9
    0
    32.77
    c †Stewart b Caddick
    5
    21
    20
    1
    0
    23.80
    lbw b Croft
    22
    50
    83
    3
    0
    44.00
    lbw b Gough
    48
    54
    63
    7
    1
    88.88
    st †Stewart b Croft
    1
    40
    60
    0
    0
    2.50
    not out
    3
    12
    21
    0
    0
    25.00
    Extras
    26 (b 6, lb 14, nb 6)
    TOTAL
    397 all out (136.5 Overs, RR: 2.9, 571 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-5 (CH Gayle, 2.5 ov), 2-24 (WW Hinds, 7.4 ov), 3-123 (SL Campbell, 36.1 ov), 4-136 (BC Lara, 40.5 ov), 5-230 (S Chanderpaul, 76.5 ov), 6-237 (RD Jacobs, 81.6 ov), 7-292 (CEL Ambrose, 99.5 ov), 8-354 (FA Rose, 116.1 ov), 9-385 (RD King, 131.2 ov), 10-397 (JC Adams, 136.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    D Gough36.5610952.9503
    AR Caddick3069423.1300
    ESH Giddins1847304.0503
    RDB Croft2995321.8200
    A Flintoff2384812.0800
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b King
    19
    75
    116
    2
    0
    25.33
    lbw b Walsh
    0
    3
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Jacobs b Walsh
    8
    26
    33
    2
    0
    30.76
    c †Jacobs b Walsh
    0
    5
    10
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Rose
    8
    12
    14
    1
    0
    66.66
    c Hinds b Adams
    34
    103
    180
    1
    0
    33.00
    b King
    12
    22
    24
    3
    0
    54.54
    c Hinds b King
    1
    14
    17
    0
    0
    7.14
    c Hinds b Rose
    4
    27
    40
    1
    0
    14.81
    not out
    23
    52
    63
    2
    0
    44.23
    b Adams
    0
    17
    16
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    16 (lb 7, nb 8, w 1)
    TOTAL
    125 all out (58 Overs, RR: 2.15, 263 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (MR Ramprakash, 1.3 ov), 2-14 (N Hussain, 9.4 ov), 3-14 (GA Hick, 11.4 ov), 4-24 (AJ Stewart, 14.5 ov), 5-60 (MA Atherton, 25.2 ov), 6-78 (A Flintoff, 29.4 ov), 7-83 (RDB Croft, 33.2 ov), 8-94 (AR Caddick, 42.2 ov), 9-117 (NV Knight, 53.3 ov), 10-125 (ESH Giddins, 57.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CEL Ambrose1481601.1402
    CA Walsh19102231.1500
    FA Rose1014324.3005
    RD King942833.1101
    CH Gayle30401.3300
    JC Adams31521.6600

Close of Play

  • Thu, 15 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 50/2 (SL Campbell 28*, BC Lara 6*, 19 ov)
  • Fri, 16 Jun - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 336/7 (JC Adams 66*, FA Rose 33*, 109 ov)
  • Sat, 17 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 125 (58 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Cork and Gough reduce West Indies to moderate score

    Dominic Cork, with a memorable bowling performance on his return to Test cricket after a twenty-month absence and a very commendable effort from Darren Gough, restricted West Indies to a moderate score after the tourists seemed well on the way to

  • West Indies 1; England 0: Test Cricket: Veterans Rule

    There is nothing more important in a Test cricket series than not only playing well in the very first cricket Test match, but winning it

  • Windies on top

    Birmingham- The all-for-one, one-for-all team ethic that has been the most heartening aspect of Jimmy Adams' leadership was obvious again as the West Indies batted their way into a powerful position on the second day of the first Test yesterday

  • England v West Indies, Test 1 Day 3 - Close

    The fat lady tuned up early in the game, perhaps when the West Indies led on the 2nd day bu 157, but only started singing at 6:15pm on the 3rd afternoon, for it was then that the West Indies won their 1st Test match away from home since February

  • England v West Indies, Test 1 Day 3 - Tea

    The period between lunch and tea brought new headaches for England