Result
6th Test, The Oval, Aug 24-28 1995, West Indies tour of England
(98 ov)
454 & 223/4
692/8d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
West Indies
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Atherton (c)c Williams b Benjamin36851073042.35
JER Gallian c Hooper b Ambrose0812000.00
JP Crawley c Richardson b Hooper501592306031.44
GP Thorpe c †Browne b Ambrose741772159041.80
GA Hick c Williams b Benjamin9616424812058.53
AP Wells c Campbell b Ambrose011000.00
RC Russell  b Ambrose9122129215041.17
M Watkinson c †Browne b Walsh1355630023.63
DG Cork  b Ambrose33631073052.38
ARC Fraser not out1035550028.57
DE Malcolm c Lara b Benjamin107720142.85
Extras(b 15, lb 11, nb 15)41
TOTAL(159 Ov, RR: 2.85)454
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Jason Gallian), 2-60 (Mike Atherton), 3-149 (John Crawley), 4-192 (Graham Thorpe), 5-192 (Alan Wells), 6-336 (Graeme Hick), 7-372 (Mike Watkinson), 8-419 (Jack Russell), 9-443 (Dominic Cork), 10-454 (Devon Malcolm)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Ambrose42109652.2800
CA Walsh3268412.6200
KCG Benjamin2768133.0000
IR Bishop35511103.1700
CL Hooper2375612.4300
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SC Williams c †Russell b Malcolm3040477075.00
SL Campbell c †Russell b Fraser8915221917058.55
KCG Benjamin c Atherton b Cork2044793045.45
BC Lara c Fraser b Malcolm17920626726186.89
RB Richardson (c)c Hick b Cork9315623210159.61
CL Hooper c †Russell b Malcolm12718028514270.55
S Chanderpaul c Gallian b Cork8014620811054.79
CO Browne not out2732581184.37
IR Bishop run out1018291055.55
CEL Ambrose not out5870062.50
Extras(b 5, lb 20, nb 2, w 5)32
TOTAL(163 Ov, RR: 4.24)692/8d
Did not bat: CA Walsh 
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Stuart Williams), 2-94 (Kenny Benjamin), 3-202 (Sherwin Campbell), 4-390 (Brian Lara), 5-435 (Sir Richie Richardson), 6-631 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul), 7-653 (Carl Hooper), 8-686 (Ian Bishop)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm39716034.1000
ARC Fraser40615513.8700
M Watkinson26311304.3400
DG Cork36314534.0200
JER Gallian1215604.6600
GA Hick1033803.8000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JER Gallian c Williams b Ambrose25971152025.77
MA Atherton (c)c †Browne b Bishop9526935615035.31
JP Crawley c †Browne b Ambrose211160018.18
GP Thorpe c Williams b Walsh3867936056.71
GA Hick not out511141726044.73
AP Wells not out33942007.69
Extras(lb 4, nb 5)9
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 2.27)223/4
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Jason Gallian), 2-64 (John Crawley), 3-132 (Graham Thorpe), 4-212 (Mike Atherton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Ambrose1983521.8400
CA Walsh2878012.8500
IR Bishop2245612.5400
CL Hooper22112601.1800
S Chanderpaul602203.6600
BC Lara11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Player Of The Match
Brian Lara
Player Of The Series
Mike Atherton
Brian Lara
Series result6-match series drawn 2-2
Match numberTest no. 1303
Season1995
Match days24,25,26,27,28 August 1995 (5-day match)
Test debut
Alan Wells
Umpires
V.K.Ramaswamy
David Shepherd
TV Umpire
John Hampshire
Match Referee
John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 233/5 (GA Hick 43*, RC Russell 9*)
Fri, 25 Aug - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 50/1 (SL Campbell 17*, KCG Benjamin 2*)
Sat, 26 Aug - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 424/4 (RB Richardson 87*, CL Hooper 5*)
Sun, 27 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 39/0 (JER Gallian 22*, MA Atherton 17*)
Mon, 28 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 223/4 (98 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Eng 1st innings
  • Walsh took his 300th Test wicket when he dismissed Watkinson
  • WI 1st innings
  • 692 for 8 dec. is WI's highest-ever Test score against England.