Result
Final, Lord's, Sep 7 1997, National Westminster Bank Trophy
170/8
(26.3/60 ov, target 171)
171/1
Essex won by 9 wickets (with 201 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Warwickshire Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NV Knight lbw b Cowan02-000.00
NMK Smith (c)c SG Law b Cowan519-1026.31
DL Hemp run out (Hussain)2167-3031.34
DP Ostler c DR Law b Irani34106-3032.07
TL Penney c †Rollins b Cowan536-0013.88
DR Brown c DR Law b Ilott3762-1059.67
G Welch c & b Such211-0018.18
AF Giles run out (Grayson)2133-2063.63
KJ Piper not out1519-1078.94
AA Donald not out35-0060.00
Extras(b 5, lb 15, nb 2, w 5)27
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 2.83)170/8
Did not bat: GC Small 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Nick Knight), 2-12 (Neil Smith), 3-45 (David Hemp), 4-74 (Trevor Penney), 5-90 (Dominic Ostler), 6-95 (Graeme Welch), 7-147 (Ashley Giles), 8-156 (Dougie Brown)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AP Cowan1232932.41---20
MC Ilott1232912.41---20
RC Irani1242211.83---01
SG Law1243803.16---10
PM Such1213212.66---00
Essex Innings (target: 171 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PJ Prichard (c)lbw b Donald5745-71126.66
SG Law not out8071-101112.67
N Hussain not out2543-4158.13
Extras(lb 5, w 4)9
TOTAL(26.3 Ov, RR: 6.45)171/1
Fall of wickets: 1-109 (Paul Prichard)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
G Welch503406.80---00
DR Brown402907.25---30
GC Small704306.14---00
AA Donald603616.00---10
AF Giles412005.00---00
TL Penney0.30408.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesNational Westminster Bank Trophy 1997
Player Of The Match
Stuart Law
Series resultEssex won the 1997 National Westminster Bank Trophy
Season1997
Match days7 September 1997 (60-over match)
Umpires
Mervyn Kitchen
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
John Hampshire