Final, London, Sep 2 1978, Gillette Cup (England)
(53.1/60 ov, target 208)211/5
Sussex won by 5 wickets (with 41 balls remaining)
player of the match
Somerset INNINGS (60 overs maximum)
Brian Rose (c)c †Long b Cheatle30----0.00
Peter Denning  b Imran Khan0----0.00
Viv Richards c Arnold b Barclay44----0.00
Peter Roebuck c Mendis b Cheatle9----0.00
Ian Botham  b Imran Khan80----0.00
Vic Marks c Arnold b Barclay4----0.00
Graham Burgess run out 3----0.00
Derek Taylor not out 13----0.00
Joel Garner not out 8----0.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 6)16
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.45)207/7
Fall of wickets: 1-22, 2-53, 3-73, 4-115, 5-151, 6-157, 7-194
Imran Khan1215024.17---00
Geoff Arnold1224303.58---00
John Spencer1232702.25---00
Giles Cheatle1235024.17---00
John Barclay1232121.75---00
Sussex INNINGS (target: 208 runs from 60 overs)
John Barclay c Roebuck b Botham44----0.00
Gehan Mendis c Marks b Burgess44----0.00
Paul Parker not out 62----0.00
Javed Miandad c †Taylor b Garner0----0.00
Imran Khan c & b Botham3----0.00
Paul Phillipson c †Taylor b Dredge32----0.00
Stewart Storey not out 0----0.00
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 9, w 7)26
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 3.96)211/5
Fall of wickets: 1-93, 2-106, 3-106, 4-110, 5-207
Joel Garner1233412.83---00
Colin Dredge1022612.60---00
Ian Botham1216525.42---00
Keith Jennings912903.22---00
Graham Burgess1022712.70---00
Peter Denning0.104024.00---00
Lord's, London
TossSussex, elected to field first
SeriesGillette Cup (England)
Player Of The Match
Paul Parker
Paul Parker
Series resultSussex won the 1978 Gillette Cup (England)
Match days - day match (60-over match)
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Barrie Meyer
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Dickie Bird