Result
8th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 27 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
157
(39.5/50 ov, target 158)
160/4
England won by 6 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
West Indies Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Haynes c Fairbrother b DeFreitas3868855055.88
BC Lara c †Stewart b Lewis026000.00
RB Richardson (c)c Botham b Lewis517271029.41
CL Hooper c Reeve b Botham520260025.00
KLT Arthurton c Fairbrother b DeFreitas541011302253.46
AL Logie run out2027420174.07
RA Harper c Hick b Reeve314200021.42
MD Marshall run out38130037.50
D Williams c Pringle b DeFreitas619190031.57
CEL Ambrose c DeFreitas b Lewis46230066.66
WKM Benjamin not out1115141073.33
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 3)8
TOTAL(49.2 Ov, RR: 3.18)157
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Brian Lara), 2-22 (Sir Richie Richardson), 3-36 (Carl Hooper), 4-55 (Desmond Haynes), 5-91 (Gus Logie), 6-102 (Roger Harper), 7-116 (Malcolm Marshall), 8-131 (David Williams), 9-145 (Keith Arthurton), 10-157 (Sir Curtly Ambrose)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Pringle731602.28---00
CC Lewis8.213033.60---01
PAJ DeFreitas923433.77---20
IT Botham1003013.00---00
DA Reeve1012312.30---10
PCR Tufnell502004.00---00
England Innings (target: 158 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch (c)st †Williams b Hooper651011307064.35
IT Botham c †Williams b Benjamin828560028.57
RA Smith c Logie b Benjamin828291028.57
GA Hick c & b Harper5455733198.18
NH Fairbrother not out1328331046.42
AJ Stewart not out013000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 1, w 4)12
TOTAL(39.5 Ov, RR: 4.01)160/4
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Sir Ian Botham), 2-71 (Robin Smith), 3-126 (Graham Gooch), 4-156 (Graeme Hick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Ambrose812603.25---00
MD Marshall803704.62---20
WKM Benjamin9.522222.23---21
CL Hooper1013813.80---00
RA Harper403017.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup 1992
Player Of The Match
Chris Lewis
Match numberODI no. 721
Season1991/92
Match days27 February 1992 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Karl Liebenberg
Steve Woodward
PointsEngland 2, West Indies 0
MATCH NOTES
  • World Cup Referee: Jim Mann