Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

RWT Key
221(288) 31x4 - 0x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 56 runs
  • 9x4 - 0x6
17 8 56 27 28 28 19 37
AJ Strauss
137(202) 20x4 - 0x6
Control %82%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 41 runs
  • 6x4 - 0x6
10 11 31 22 22 9 5 27

Best performances - Bowlers

AF Giles
O35
M9
R81
W5
Eco2.31
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
PT Collins
O24
M2
R113
W4
Eco4.70
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

  • ENG - 1st
  • WI - 1st
  • ENG - 2nd
  • WI - 2nd

England - 1st - Innings

29
ME Trescothick15 (19)
AJ Strauss13 (13)
291
AJ Strauss124 (189)
RWT Key138 (175)
165
MP Vaughan68 (114)
RWT Key83 (113)
42
GP Thorpe19 (28)
MP Vaughan21 (23)
7
A Flintoff6 (4)
MP Vaughan1 (1)
7
MP Vaughan3 (6)
GO Jones4 (13)
10
AF Giles5 (10)
MP Vaughan5 (3)
6
MP Vaughan5 (7)
MJ Hoggard0 (5)
6
SP Jones4 (7)
MJ Hoggard1 (6)
5
MJ Hoggard0 (0)
SJ Harmison4 (5)

West Indies - 1st - Innings

118
CH Gayle64 (71)
DS Smith45 (63)
1
RR Sarwan0 (3)
CH Gayle1 (6)
8
BC Lara7 (11)
RR Sarwan1 (9)
12
BC Lara4 (16)
S Chanderpaul7 (11)
125
S Chanderpaul69 (121)
DJ Bravo44 (105)
63
S Chanderpaul22 (53)
RD Jacobs32 (52)
72
S Chanderpaul27 (63)
OAC Banks45 (70)
0
S Chanderpaul0 (0)
TL Best0 (1)
2
S Chanderpaul2 (12)
PT Collins0 (11)
15
S Chanderpaul2 (10)
FH Edwards5 (10)

England - 2nd - Innings

86
ME Trescothick37 (87)
AJ Strauss28 (79)
18
AJ Strauss7 (24)
RWT Key10 (14)
13
MP Vaughan6 (13)
RWT Key5 (6)
116
GP Thorpe38 (73)
MP Vaughan66 (105)
92
A Flintoff58 (42)
MP Vaughan29 (27)

West Indies - 2nd - Innings

24
CH Gayle6 (4)
DS Smith6 (23)
11
RR Sarwan4 (11)
CH Gayle7 (15)
67
BC Lara8 (28)
CH Gayle58 (61)
70
BC Lara36 (67)
S Chanderpaul27 (57)
22
S Chanderpaul12 (15)
DJ Bravo10 (22)
1
S Chanderpaul0 (0)
RD Jacobs1 (4)
5
S Chanderpaul4 (12)
OAC Banks0 (16)
3
S Chanderpaul0 (1)
TL Best3 (7)
44
S Chanderpaul36 (43)
PT Collins2 (38)
20
S Chanderpaul18 (24)
FH Edwards2 (24)
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