Final (D/N), Sharjah, Dec 19 1997, Akai-Singer Champions Trophy
(48.1/50 ov, target 236)239/7
England won by 3 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
66* (74)
Player Of The Series
189 runs • 8 wkts
West Indies INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Stuart Williams c AD Brown b Croft5567926082.08
Shivnarine Chanderpaul run out (Fleming)761091514169.72
Brian Lara st †Stewart b Ealham2350066.66
Carl Hooper lbw b Fleming3452641065.38
Phil Simmons not out 39375530105.40
Roland Holder lbw b Fleming032000.00
Rawl Lewis  b Fleming1617191094.11
Franklyn Rose run out (Croft)011000.00
David Williams not out 911190081.81
Extras(lb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.70)235/7
Fall of wickets: 1-97 (Stuart Williams, 21.4 ov), 2-101 (Brian Lara, 22.3 ov), 3-164 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 36.6 ov), 4-174 (Carl Hooper, 39.2 ov), 5-174 (Roland Holder, 39.5 ov), 6-200 (Rawl Lewis, 45.3 ov), 7-200 (Franklyn Rose, 45.4 ov)
Dougie Brown503507.00---00
Dean Headley703905.57---00
Mark Ealham1012612.60---00
Adam Hollioake1005005.00---10
Robert Croft1004014.00---00
Matthew Fleming804235.25---00
England INNINGS (target: 236 runs from 50 overs)
Ali Brown c Chanderpaul b Rose11316007.69
Alec Stewart  b Hooper51671083076.11
Nick Knight run out (SC Williams/Hooper)2459761040.67
Graeme Hick c Hooper b Lewis912110175.00
Graham Thorpe not out 66741105089.18
Adam Hollioake (c)st †D Williams b Hooper1640470040.00
Mark Ealham  b Walsh49150044.44
Matthew Fleming run out (Simmons/Dillon)33264230126.92
Dougie Brown not out 41110400.00
Extras(b 1, lb 16, nb 9, w 5)31
TOTAL(48.1 Ov, RR: 4.96)239/7
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Ali Brown, 3.6 ov), 2-89 (Nick Knight, 20.3 ov), 3-107 (Graeme Hick, 23.5 ov), 4-107 (Alec Stewart, 24.1 ov), 5-152 (Adam Hollioake, 36.6 ov), 6-165 (Mark Ealham, 40.4 ov), 7-235 (Matthew Fleming, 47.6 ov)
Courtney Walsh9.113914.25---12
Franklyn Rose1003613.60---11
Mervyn Dillon603606.00---00
Phil Simmons402506.25---23
Rawl Lewis905115.66---14
Carl Hooper1003523.50---02
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesAkai-Singer Champions Trophy
Player Of The Match
Graham Thorpe
Graham Thorpe
Player Of The Series
Carl Hooper
Carl Hooper
Shivnarine Chanderpaul
Shivnarine Chanderpaul
Saqlain Mushtaq
Saqlain Mushtaq
Series resultEngland won the 1997/98 Akai-Singer Champions Trophy
Match numberODI no. 1266
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
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Cyril Mitchley
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TV Umpire
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B.C. Cooray
Match Referee
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Peter Burge
  • Fastest 50 of the series: Shahid Afridi (Pak)
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