2nd Test, Port of Spain, Feb 5-9 1998, England tour of West Indies
214 & 258
(98.2 ov, target 282)
191 & 282/7
West Indies won by 3 wickets
Player Of The Match
West Indies
England 1st Innings
MA Atherton (c)c Lara b Ambrose1152661021.15
AJ Stewart lbw b Benjamin501261717039.68
JP Crawley c SC Williams b Ambrose171001481017.00
N Hussain not out612023174030.19
GP Thorpe c †D Williams b Hooper818221044.44
AJ Hollioake run out (Chanderpaul)218250011.11
RC Russell c SC Williams b McLean026000.00
AR Caddick lbw b Walsh823441034.78
DW Headley c †D Williams b Ambrose1157701019.29
ARC Fraser c †D Williams b Benjamin1769981024.63
PCR Tufnell c Lara b Benjamin011000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 10, nb 13)29
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 1.96)214
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Mike Atherton, 14.3 ov), 2-87 (Alec Stewart, 39.5 ov), 3-105 (John Crawley, 48.2 ov), 4-114 (Graham Thorpe, 53.1 ov), 5-124 (Adam Hollioake, 60.4 ov), 6-126 (Jack Russell, 61.5 ov), 7-143 (Andy Caddick, 70.6 ov), 8-172 (Dean Headley, 86.4 ov), 9-214 (Angus Fraser, 108.5 ov), 10-214 (Phil Tufnell, 108.6 ov)
CA Walsh2775512.0302
CEL Ambrose26162330.8802
NAM McLean1972811.4705
KCG Benjamin2456832.8303
CL Hooper931411.5500
JC Adams30802.6601
S Chanderpaul10202.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
SL Campbell c †Russell b Headley14345002.32
SC Williams c Atherton b Fraser1958973032.75
BC Lara (c)c Atherton b Fraser551001667055.00
CL Hooper  b Fraser1490025.00
S Chanderpaul c Thorpe b Fraser3477955044.15
JC Adams lbw b Fraser11321007.69
D Williams lbw b Tufnell1645611035.55
CEL Ambrose c & b Fraser31831072037.34
KCG Benjamin  b Fraser02227000.00
NAM McLean c Caddick b Fraser29200022.22
CA Walsh not out027000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 5, nb 14)31
TOTAL(73.1 Ov, RR: 2.61)191
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Sherwin Campbell, 9.5 ov), 2-42 (Stuart Williams, 20.4 ov), 3-48 (Carl Hooper, 22.3 ov), 4-126 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 43.6 ov), 5-134 (Brian Lara, 45.4 ov), 6-135 (Jimmy Adams, 47.6 ov), 7-167 (David Williams, 60.6 ov), 8-177 (Kenny Benjamin, 67.6 ov), 9-190 (Nixon McLean, 71.6 ov), 10-191 (Sir Curtly Ambrose, 73.1 ov)
DW Headley2264712.13010
AR Caddick1444102.9203
ARC Fraser16.125383.2703
PCR Tufnell2183311.5702
England 2nd Innings
MA Atherton (c) b Walsh31951315032.63
AJ Stewart c Hooper b McLean731542317047.40
JP Crawley lbw b McLean2278850028.20
N Hussain c & b Walsh2362881037.09
GP Thorpe c Lara b Walsh391081555036.11
AJ Hollioake c Lara b Ambrose1223471052.17
RC Russell lbw b Ambrose814210057.14
AR Caddick c †D Williams b Ambrose0712000.00
DW Headley not out818381044.44
ARC Fraser c Hooper b Ambrose411200036.36
PCR Tufnell c †D Williams b Ambrose612120050.00
Extras(b 5, lb 15, nb 11, w 1)32
TOTAL(94.5 Ov, RR: 2.72)258
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Mike Atherton, 31.3 ov), 2-143 (John Crawley, 52.3 ov), 3-148 (Alec Stewart, 54.5 ov), 4-202 (Nasser Hussain, 71.6 ov), 5-228 (Adam Hollioake, 82.2 ov), 6-238 (Jack Russell, 86.2 ov), 7-239 (Graham Thorpe, 87.5 ov), 8-239 (Andy Caddick, 88.3 ov), 9-246 (Angus Fraser, 92.2 ov), 10-258 (Phil Tufnell, 94.5 ov)
KCG Benjamin1534002.6611
NAM McLean1214623.8302
CEL Ambrose19.535252.6208
CA Walsh2956732.3101
CL Hooper1983301.7300
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 282 runs)
SL Campbell c Stewart b Headley1012142083.33
SC Williams c Crawley b Fraser6212017011051.66
BC Lara (c)c †Russell b Fraser1753723032.07
CL Hooper not out9420335010046.30
S Chanderpaul c Thorpe b Tufnell0109000.00
JC Adams c Stewart b Fraser27100028.57
D Williams c Thorpe b Headley651722167037.79
CEL Ambrose c †Russell b Headley1670016.66
KCG Benjamin not out616210037.50
Extras(b 10, lb 8, nb 7)25
TOTAL(98.2 Ov, RR: 2.86)282/7
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sherwin Campbell, 2.5 ov), 2-68 (Brian Lara, 19.1 ov), 3-120 (Stuart Williams, 39.1 ov), 4-121 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 40.6 ov), 5-124 (Jimmy Adams, 43.2 ov), 6-253 (David Williams, 91.6 ov), 7-259 (Sir Curtly Ambrose, 93.3 ov)
DW Headley1626834.2504
AR Caddick1625803.6203
PCR Tufnell34.296912.0002
ARC Fraser2785732.1100
AJ Hollioake501202.4000
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Player Of The Match
Carl Hooper
Series resultWest Indies led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1398
Match days5,6,7,8,9 February 1998 (5-day match)
Steve Bucknor
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
Clyde Cumberbatch
Match Referee
Barry Jarman
Thu, 05 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 175/8 (N Hussain 44*, ARC Fraser 2*)
Fri, 06 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 177/7 (CEL Ambrose 20*, KCG Benjamin 0*)
Sat, 07 Feb - day 3 - England 2nd innings 219/4 (GP Thorpe 32*, AJ Hollioake 9*)
Sun, 08 Feb - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 181/5 (CL Hooper 40*, D Williams 36*)
Mon, 09 Feb - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 282/7 (98.2 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • West Indies target for victory: 282 to win from approximately 162 overs.
  • Angus Fraser continued his good form by reaching 10 wickets for the match.
Day 3
  • Angus Fraser takes 8-53; his best bowling in Test cricket, and the best bowling by any Englishman in Tests against the West Indies, beating his own record (8-75 at Bridgetown, 1993-94) ----------
Day 1
  • Crawley on 3 was dropped by Williams off Benjamin in the 23rd over
  • Stewart was dropped off Walsh at slip by Lara when on 40 in the 31st over
  • Stewart was dropped off Benjamin at slip by Hooper when on 45 in the 36th over ----------
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