Result
5th Test, St John's, Apr 16-21 1994, England tour of West Indies
(24 ov)
593/5d & 43/0
593
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
West Indies
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PV Simmons lbw b Caddick827350029.62
SC Williams c Caddick b Fraser317280017.64
BC Lara c †Russell b Caddick37553876645069.70
JC Adams c sub (N Hussain) b Fraser591642482235.97
KLT Arthurton c †Russell b Caddick471842465025.54
S Chanderpaul not out7518226410041.20
Extras(lb 3, nb 23)26
TOTAL(180.2 Ov, RR: 3.28)593/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Stuart Williams), 2-12 (Phil Simmons), 3-191 (Jimmy Adams), 4-374 (Keith Arthurton), 5-593 (Brian Lara)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ARC Fraser43412122.8100
AR Caddick47.2815833.3300
PCR Tufnell39811002.8200
CC Lewis33114004.2400
GA Hick1836103.3800
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Atherton (c)c †Murray b Ambrose13538353513035.24
AJ Stewart c Ambrose b KCG Benjamin2441564058.53
MR Ramprakash lbw b KCG Benjamin1929353065.51
RA Smith lbw b KCG Benjamin17531541826355.55
GA Hick  b KCG Benjamin2028334071.42
GP Thorpe c Adams b Chanderpaul930540030.00
RC Russell c †Murray b WKM Benjamin621611865038.50
CC Lewis not out751752687042.85
AR Caddick c WKM Benjamin b Adams2283872026.50
ARC Fraser  b Adams0917000.00
PCR Tufnell lbw b WKM Benjamin0916000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 20, nb 23)52
TOTAL(206.1 Ov, RR: 2.87)593
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Alec Stewart), 2-70 (Mark Ramprakash), 3-373 (Robin Smith), 4-393 (Mike Atherton), 5-401 (Graeme Hick), 6-417 (Graham Thorpe), 7-535 (Jack Russell), 8-585 (Andy Caddick), 9-589 (Angus Fraser), 10-593 (Phil Tufnell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Ambrose40186611.6500
CA Walsh40912303.0700
WKM Benjamin41.1159322.2500
KCG Benjamin37711042.9700
S Chanderpaul2419413.9100
JC Adams2247423.3600
KLT Arthurton21402.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PV Simmons not out2271613030.98
SC Williams not out2173613028.76
Extras0
TOTAL(24 Ov, RR: 1.79)43/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ARC Fraser21201.0000
AR Caddick211105.5000
PCR Tufnell64500.8300
GA Hick821101.3700
MR Ramprakash31501.6600
GP Thorpe21100.5000
AJ Stewart10808.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Antigua Recreation Ground, St John's, Antigua
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Player Of The Match
Brian Lara
Player Of The Series
Sir Curtly Ambrose
Series resultWest Indies won the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 1259
Season1993/94
Match days16,17,18,20,21 April 1994 (5-day match)
Test debut
Stuart Williams
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Darrell Hair
Match Referee
John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 16 Apr - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 274/3 (BC Lara 164*, KLT Arthurton 25*)
Sun, 17 Apr - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 502/4 (BC Lara 320*, S Chanderpaul 41*)
Mon, 18 Apr - day 3 - England 1st innings 185/2 (MA Atherton 63*, RA Smith 68*)
Tue, 19 Apr - rest day
Wed, 20 Apr - day 4 - England 1st innings 442/6 (RC Russell 18*, CC Lewis 12*)
Thu, 21 Apr - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 43/0 (24 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JC Adams: 59 runs, 164 balls, 247 min. Dropped at 26 by Hick
  • BC Lara: 50 in 121 balls, 154 minutes, 7 fours 100 in 180 balls, 232 minutes, 16 fours 150 in 240 balls, 327 minutes, 22 fours 200 in 311 balls, 440 minutes, 27 fours 250 in 377 balls, 515 minutes, 32 fours 300 in 432 balls, 610 minutes, 38 fours 350 in 511 balls, 721 minutes, 42 fours 375 in 538 balls, 766 minutes, 45 fours
  • The highest Test innings in history
  • WI 500 runs in 673 min.
  • RA Smith: 175 runs, 418 min., 315 balls, 26x4, 3x6
  • MA Atherton: 135 runs, 539 min., 383 balls, 13x4
  • The third wicket partnership of 303 between Atherton and
  • Smith was a record for the that wicket for England against
  • West Indies.