2nd Test, Port of Spain, Feb 5 - 9 1998, England tour of West Indies
214 & 258
(98.2 ov, target 282)191 & 282/7
West Indies won by 3 wickets
player of the match
Carl Hooper
West Indies
England 1st INNINGS
Mike Atherton (c)c Lara b Ambrose1152661021.15
Alec Stewart lbw b Benjamin501261717039.68
John Crawley c SC Williams b Ambrose171001481017.00
Nasser Hussain not out 612023174030.19
Graham Thorpe c †D Williams b Hooper818221044.44
Adam Hollioake run out (Chanderpaul)218250011.11
Jack Russell c SC Williams b McLean026000.00
Andy Caddick lbw b Walsh823441034.78
Dean Headley c †D Williams b Ambrose1157701019.29
Angus Fraser c †D Williams b Benjamin1769981024.63
Phil Tufnell c Lara b Benjamin011000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 10, nb 13)29
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 1.96)214
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Mike Atherton, 14.3 ov), 2-87 (Alec Stewart, 39.5 ov), 3-105 (John Crawley, 48.2 ov), 4-114 (Graham Thorpe, 53.1 ov), 5-124 (Adam Hollioake, 60.4 ov), 6-126 (Jack Russell, 61.5 ov), 7-143 (Andy Caddick, 70.6 ov), 8-172 (Dean Headley, 86.4 ov), 9-214 (Angus Fraser, 108.5 ov), 10-214 (Phil Tufnell, 108.6 ov)
Courtney Walsh2775512.03---02
Curtly Ambrose26162330.88---02
Nixon McLean1972811.47---05
Kenny Benjamin2456832.83---03
Carl Hooper931411.55---00
Jimmy Adams30802.66---01
Shivnarine Chanderpaul10202.00---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
Sherwin Campbell c †Russell b Headley14345002.32
Stuart Williams c Atherton b Fraser1958973032.75
Brian Lara (c)c Atherton b Fraser551001667055.00
Carl Hooper  b Fraser1490025.00
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c Thorpe b Fraser3477955044.15
Jimmy Adams lbw b Fraser11321007.69
David Williams lbw b Tufnell1645611035.55
Curtly Ambrose c & b Fraser31831072037.34
Kenny Benjamin  b Fraser02227000.00
Nixon McLean c Caddick b Fraser29200022.22
Courtney Walsh not out 027000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 5, nb 14)31
TOTAL(73.1 Ov, RR: 2.61)191
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Sherwin Campbell, 9.5 ov), 2-42 (Stuart Williams, 20.4 ov), 3-48 (Carl Hooper, 22.3 ov), 4-126 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 43.6 ov), 5-134 (Brian Lara, 45.4 ov), 6-135 (Jimmy Adams, 47.6 ov), 7-167 (David Williams, 60.6 ov), 8-177 (Kenny Benjamin, 67.6 ov), 9-190 (Nixon McLean, 71.6 ov), 10-191 (Curtly Ambrose, 73.1 ov)
Dean Headley2264712.13---010
Andy Caddick1444102.92---03
Angus Fraser16.125383.27---03
Phil Tufnell2183311.57---02
England 2nd INNINGS
Mike Atherton (c) b Walsh31951315032.63
Alec Stewart c Hooper b McLean731542317047.40
John Crawley lbw b McLean2278850028.20
Nasser Hussain c & b Walsh2362881037.09
Graham Thorpe c Lara b Walsh391081555036.11
Adam Hollioake c Lara b Ambrose1223471052.17
Jack Russell lbw b Ambrose814210057.14
Andy Caddick c †D Williams b Ambrose0712000.00
Dean Headley not out 818381044.44
Angus Fraser c Hooper b Ambrose411200036.36
Phil Tufnell c †D Williams b Ambrose612120050.00
Extras(b 5, lb 15, nb 11, w 1)32
TOTAL(94.5 Ov, RR: 2.72)258
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Mike Atherton, 31.3 ov), 2-143 (John Crawley, 52.3 ov), 3-148 (Alec Stewart, 54.5 ov), 4-202 (Nasser Hussain, 71.6 ov), 5-228 (Adam Hollioake, 82.2 ov), 6-238 (Jack Russell, 86.2 ov), 7-239 (Graham Thorpe, 87.5 ov), 8-239 (Andy Caddick, 88.3 ov), 9-246 (Angus Fraser, 92.2 ov), 10-258 (Phil Tufnell, 94.5 ov)
Kenny Benjamin1534002.66---11
Nixon McLean1214623.83---02
Curtly Ambrose19.535252.62---08
Courtney Walsh2956732.31---01
Carl Hooper1983301.73---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 282 runs)
Sherwin Campbell c Stewart b Headley1012142083.33
Stuart Williams c Crawley b Fraser6212017011051.66
Brian Lara (c)c †Russell b Fraser1753723032.07
Carl Hooper not out 9420335010046.30
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c Thorpe b Tufnell0109000.00
Jimmy Adams c Stewart b Fraser27100028.57
David Williams c Thorpe b Headley651722167037.79
Curtly Ambrose c †Russell b Headley1670016.66
Kenny Benjamin not out 616210037.50
Extras(b 10, lb 8, nb 7)25
TOTAL(98.2 Ov, RR: 2.86)282/7
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sherwin Campbell, 2.5 ov), 2-68 (Brian Lara, 19.1 ov), 3-120 (Stuart Williams, 39.1 ov), 4-121 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 40.6 ov), 5-124 (Jimmy Adams, 43.2 ov), 6-253 (David Williams, 91.6 ov), 7-259 (Curtly Ambrose, 93.3 ov)
Dean Headley1626834.25---04
Andy Caddick1625803.62---03
Phil Tufnell34.296912.00---02
Angus Fraser2785732.11---00
Adam Hollioake501202.40---00
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Player Of The Match
Carl Hooper
Carl Hooper
Series resultWest Indies led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1398
Match daysday(5-day match)
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Clyde Cumberbatch
Match Referee
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Barry Jarman
Thu, 05 Feb - day 1 -England 1st innings 175/8 (Nasser Hussain 44*, Angus Fraser 2*, null ov)
Fri, 06 Feb - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 177/7 (Curtly Ambrose 20*, Kenny Benjamin 0*, null ov)
Sat, 07 Feb - day 3 -England 2nd innings 219/4 (Graham Thorpe 32*, Adam Hollioake 9*, null ov)
Sun, 08 Feb - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 181/5 (Carl Hooper 40*, David Williams 36*, null ov)
Mon, 09 Feb - day 5 -West Indies 2nd innings 282/7 (98.2 ov) - end of match
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Day 1
  • Crawley on 3 was dropped by Williams off Benjamin in the 23rd over
  • Stewart was dropped off Walsh at slip by Lara when on 40 in the 31st over
  • Stewart was dropped off Benjamin at slip by Hooper when on 45 in the 36th over ----------
Day 3
  • Angus Fraser takes 8-53; his best bowling in Test cricket, and the best bowling by any Englishman in Tests against the West Indies, beating his own record (8-75 at Bridgetown, 1993-94) ----------
Day 4
  • West Indies target for victory: 282 to win from approximately 162 overs.
  • Angus Fraser continued his good form by reaching 10 wickets for the match.