result
8th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 27 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
(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)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Desmond Haynes c Fairbrother b DeFreitas3868855055.88
Brian Lara c †Stewart b Lewis026000.00
Richie Richardson (c)c Botham b Lewis517271029.41
Carl Hooper c Reeve b Botham520260025.00
Keith Arthurton c Fairbrother b DeFreitas541011302253.46
Gus Logie run out 2027420174.07
Roger Harper c Hick b Reeve314200021.42
Malcolm Marshall run out 38130037.50
David Williams c Pringle b DeFreitas619190031.57
Curtly Ambrose c DeFreitas b Lewis46230066.66
Winston Benjamin not out 1115141073.33
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 (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 (Curtly Ambrose)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Derek Pringle731602.28---00
Chris Lewis8.213033.60---01
Phil DeFreitas923433.77---20
Ian Botham1003013.00---00
Dermot Reeve1012312.29---10
Phil Tufnell502004.00---00
England INNINGS (target: 158 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c)st †Williams b Hooper651011307064.35
Ian Botham c †Williams b Benjamin828560028.57
Robin Smith c Logie b Benjamin828291028.57
Graeme Hick c & b Harper5455733198.18
Neil Fairbrother not out 1328331046.42
Alec Stewart not out 013000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 1, w 4)12
TOTAL(39.5 Ov, RR: 4.01)160/4
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Ian Botham), 2-71 (Robin Smith), 3-126 (Graham Gooch), 4-156 (Graeme Hick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Curtly Ambrose812603.25---00
Malcolm Marshall803704.62---20
Winston Benjamin9.522222.23---21
Carl Hooper1013813.80---00
Roger Harper403017.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup
Season1991/92
Player Of The Match
Chris Lewis
Chris Lewis
Match numberODI no. 721
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Karl Liebenberg
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Steve Woodward
PointsEngland 2, West Indies 0
MATCH NOTES
  • World Cup Referee: Jim Mann