4th Test, Georgetown, Feb 27 - Mar 2 1998, England tour of West Indies
352 & 197
(62.1 ov, target 380)170 & 137
West Indies won by 242 runs
player of the match
West Indies 1st INNINGS
Sherwin Campbell c †Russell b Headley1048711020.83
Stuart Williams c Thorpe b Fraser1320321165.00
Brian Lara (c)c Thorpe b Croft9320125613246.26
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c Thorpe b Fraser11826338715144.86
Carl Hooper c Hussain b Headley43781424155.12
Jimmy Adams lbw b Tufnell28781092035.89
David Williams c Croft b Headley01516000.00
Ian Bishop c Butcher b Croft1464812021.87
Curtly Ambrose c Headley b Tufnell068000.00
Courtney Walsh not out 39130033.33
Dinanath Ramnarine c †Russell b Croft027000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 14, nb 12)30
TOTAL(128.1 Ov, RR: 2.74)352
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Stuart Williams, 7.1 ov), 2-38 (Sherwin Campbell, 14.5 ov), 3-197 (Brian Lara, 68.6 ov), 4-295 (Carl Hooper, 97.4 ov), 5-316 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 102.2 ov), 6-320 (David Williams, 106.2 ov), 7-347 (Jimmy Adams, 123.1 ov), 8-349 (Curtly Ambrose, 125.1 ov), 9-352 (Ian Bishop, 126.5 ov), 10-352 (Dinanath Ramnarine, 128.1 ov)
Dean Headley3179032.90---06
Angus Fraser3387722.33---04
Mark Butcher301505.00---00
Robert Croft36.198932.46---03
Phil Tufnell25106322.52---00
England 1st INNINGS
Mike Atherton (c)c Lara b Ambrose01015000.00
Alec Stewart c †D Williams b Walsh20741034027.02
Mark Butcher lbw b Bishop1142681026.19
Nasser Hussain lbw b Walsh1152641021.15
Graham Thorpe c †D Williams b Ramnarine1044731022.72
Mark Ramprakash not out 641792227035.75
Jack Russell lbw b Ramnarine048000.00
Robert Croft c Lara b Hooper26911173028.57
Dean Headley c †D Williams b Hooper042000.00
Angus Fraser c Lara b Ramnarine089000.00
Phil Tufnell c Bishop b Ambrose23163006.45
Extras(b 10, lb 2, nb 14)26
TOTAL(87.1 Ov, RR: 1.95)170
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Mike Atherton, 3.1 ov), 2-37 (Mark Butcher, 18.1 ov), 3-41 (Alec Stewart, 21.5 ov), 4-65 (Nasser Hussain, 33.3 ov), 5-73 (Graham Thorpe, 36.4 ov), 6-75 (Jack Russell, 38.2 ov), 7-139 (Robert Croft, 69.1 ov), 8-139 (Dean Headley, 69.5 ov), 9-140 (Angus Fraser, 72.4 ov), 10-170 (Phil Tufnell, 87.1 ov)
Courtney Walsh2774721.74---05
Curtly Ambrose12.152121.72---08
Dinanath Ramnarine1782631.52---00
Ian Bishop1343412.61---03
Jimmy Adams32100.33---01
Carl Hooper1552921.93---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
Sherwin Campbell c Ramprakash b Fraser1722342077.27
Stuart Williams c Stewart b Headley048000.00
Brian Lara (c)c Butcher b Tufnell30611063049.18
Shivnarine Chanderpaul run out (Hussain)013000.00
Carl Hooper lbw b Headley34721054047.22
Jimmy Adams lbw b Croft1848852037.50
David Williams c Tufnell b Ramprakash1546480032.60
Ian Bishop not out 44941314146.80
Curtly Ambrose lbw b Croft2660033.33
Courtney Walsh c †Russell b Croft0610000.00
Dinanath Ramnarine c †Russell b Headley19801081023.75
Extras(b 1, lb 11, nb 6)18
TOTAL(72 Ov, RR: 2.73)197
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Stuart Williams, 1.4 ov), 2-32 (Sherwin Campbell, 6.2 ov), 3-32 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 6.3 ov), 4-75 (Brian Lara, 23.4 ov), 5-93 (Carl Hooper, 27.1 ov), 6-123 (David Williams, 41.2 ov), 7-123 (Jimmy Adams, 42.2 ov), 8-127 (Curtly Ambrose, 44.2 ov), 9-127 (Courtney Walsh, 46.2 ov), 10-197 (Dinanath Ramnarine, 71.6 ov)
Angus Fraser1122412.18---02
Dean Headley1353732.84---01
Robert Croft2295032.27---00
Phil Tufnell2457213.00---05
Mark Ramprakash21211.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 380 runs)
Mike Atherton (c)lbw b Ambrose110100010.00
Alec Stewart lbw b Walsh1229352041.37
Mark Butcher lbw b Hooper17671152025.37
Nasser Hussain c Adams b Walsh023000.00
Graham Thorpe c Ramnarine b Ambrose39140033.33
Mark Ramprakash c †D Williams b Walsh341101165030.90
Jack Russell c Lara b Ambrose1785982020.00
Robert Croft c †D Williams b Hooper1434483041.17
Dean Headley c Chanderpaul b Ambrose924321037.50
Angus Fraser c Walsh b Hooper27120028.57
Phil Tufnell not out 0912000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 16, w 1)28
TOTAL(62.1 Ov, RR: 2.20)137
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Mike Atherton, 2.5 ov), 2-22 (Alec Stewart, 7.3 ov), 3-22 (Nasser Hussain, 7.5 ov), 4-28 (Graham Thorpe, 10.4 ov), 5-58 (Mark Butcher, 27.6 ov), 6-90 (Mark Ramprakash, 42.6 ov), 7-118 (Robert Croft, 55.2 ov), 8-125 (Jack Russell, 56.3 ov), 9-135 (Angus Fraser, 59.2 ov), 10-137 (Dean Headley, 62.1 ov)
Curtly Ambrose14.133842.68---011
Courtney Walsh1542531.66---03
Carl Hooper1883131.72---00
Ian Bishop31401.33---00
Dinanath Ramnarine1152302.09---10
Jimmy Adams10505.00---00
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Player Of The Match
Shivnarine Chanderpaul
Shivnarine Chanderpaul
Series resultWest Indies led the 6-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1404
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Dinanath Ramnarine
Dinanath Ramnarine
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Darrell Hair
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Peter Montfort
Match Referee
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Barry Jarman
Fri, 27 Feb - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 271/3 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul 100*, Carl Hooper 36*, 90 ov)
Sat, 28 Feb - day 2 -England 1st innings 87/6 (Mark Ramprakash 13*, Robert Croft 5*, 47 ov)
Sun, 01 Mar - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 127/9 (Ian Bishop 2*, 46.2 ov)
Mon, 02 Mar - day 4 -England 2nd innings 137/10 (62.1 ov) - end of match
  • Atherton's 50th Test as England captain
  • Walsh's 100th Test
Day 1
  • 11th over: Headley warned for 2nd time for running on the pitch on his follow-through
Day 2
  • England set 153 to avoid the follow-on
  • Walsh takes his 100th English wicket
  • Walsh becomes 5th highest Test wicket-taker for the West Indies
Day 4
  • Partnership between Ramnarine and Bishop is a record for the 10th wicket for West Indies v England, beating 67*, between Croft and Holding, 4th Test, Antigua, 1980-81.
  • Ramnarine dropped three times, and a missed stumping chance
  • England set 380 to win in 5 sessions plus one over