result
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
West Indies INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
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)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
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)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
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)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
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
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesAkai-Singer Champions Trophy
Season1997/98
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)
Umpires
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Cyril Mitchley
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K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
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B.C. Cooray
Match Referee
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Peter Burge
MATCH NOTES
  • Fastest 50 of the series: Shahid Afridi (Pak)