The Prudential World Cup 1975, fifth Group A match


At Birmingham, June 14. England won by 196 runs. Amiss and Wood established England"s advantage from the very first ball and showed fine understanding in their stand of 158. Hayes provided the excitement with two 6's and six 4's during his stay of 14 overs. Snow wrecked the East Africa innings with a spell of four wickets for five runs in six overs. It was left to Sethi to delay the inevitable before Lever finished off the tail. Snow was Man of the Match.

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