West Indies tour of England, 1963 / Scorecard

The Wisden Trophy - 1st Test

England v West Indies

West Indies won by 10 wickets

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte c Titmus b Allen 182 504 485 27 0 37.52
MC Carew c †Andrew b Trueman 16 60 46 3 0 34.78
RB Kanhai run out 90 158 177 10 0 50.84
BF Butcher lbw b Trueman 22 63 73 1 0 30.13
GS Sobers c Edrich b Allen 64 148 155 4 2 41.29
JS Solomon lbw b Titmus 35 138 113 5 0 30.97
FMM Worrell* not out 74 94 110 15 0 67.27
DL Murray not out 7 13 18 0 0 38.88
Extras (b 3, lb 7, nb 1) 11
Total (6 wickets dec; 196 overs) 501 (2.55 runs per over)
Did not bat WW Hall, CC Griffith, LR Gibbs
Fall of wickets 1-37 (Carew), 2-188 (Kanhai), 3-239 (Butcher), 4-359 (Sobers), 5-398 (Hunte), 6-479 (Solomon)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 40 7 95 2 2.37 (1nb)
JB Statham 37 6 121 0 3.27
FJ Titmus 40 13 105 1 2.62
DB Close 10 2 31 0 3.10
DA Allen 57 22 122 2 2.14
ER Dexter 12 4 16 0 1.33
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Stewart c †Murray b Gibbs 37 166 125 3 0 29.60
JH Edrich c †Murray b Hall 20 64 56 4 0 35.71
KF Barrington c †Murray b Hall 16 26 23 3 0 69.56
MC Cowdrey b Hall 4 8 9 0 0 44.44
ER Dexter* c Worrell b Sobers 73 174 159 7 2 45.91
DB Close c Hunte b Gibbs 30 84 93 3 0 32.25
FJ Titmus c Sobers b Gibbs 0 18 21 0 0 0.00
DA Allen c Sobers b Gibbs 5 18 30 1 0 16.66
FS Trueman c Worrell b Sobers 5 16 16 1 0 31.25
KV Andrew not out 3 7 14 0 0 21.42
JB Statham b Gibbs 0 3 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 2, lb 7, nb 3) 12
Total (all out; 90.3 overs) 205 (2.26 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-34 (Edrich), 2-61 (Barrington), 3-67 (Cowdrey), 4-108 (Stewart), 5-181 (Close), 6-190 (Titmus), 7-192 (Dexter), 8-202 (Allen), 9-202 (Trueman), 10-205 (Statham)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 17 4 51 3 3.00 (3nb)
CC Griffith 21 4 37 0 1.76
LR Gibbs 29.3 9 59 5 2.00
GS Sobers 22 11 34 2 1.54
FMM Worrell 1 0 12 0 12.00
England 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Stewart c †Murray b Gibbs 87 210 202 11 0 43.06
JH Edrich c Hunte b Worrell 38 101 100 5 0 38.00
KV Andrew c †Murray b Sobers 15 59 47 2 0 31.91
KF Barrington b Gibbs 8 36 56 1 0 14.28
MC Cowdrey c Hunte b Gibbs 12 24 27 2 0 44.44
ER Dexter* c †Murray b Gibbs 35 49 74 7 0 47.29
DB Close c Sobers b Gibbs 32 50 66 5 0 48.48
FJ Titmus b Sobers 17 30 33 3 0 51.51
DA Allen b Gibbs 1 5 9 0 0 11.11
FS Trueman not out 29 25 31 2 2 93.54
JB Statham b Griffith 7 16 17 0 1 41.17
Extras (b 10, lb 4, nb 1) 15
Total (all out; 109.5 overs) 296 (2.69 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-93 (Edrich), 2-131 (Andrew), 3-160 (Barrington), 4-165 (Stewart), 5-186 (Cowdrey), 6-231 (Dexter), 7-254 (Close), 8-256 (Allen), 9-268 (Titmus), 10-296 (Statham)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 14 0 39 0 2.78 (1nb)
CC Griffith 8.5 4 11 1 1.24
LR Gibbs 46 16 98 6 2.13
GS Sobers 37 4 122 2 3.29
FMM Worrell 4 2 11 1 2.75
West Indies 2nd innings (target: 1 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte not out 1 1 1 0 0 100.00
MC Carew not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras 0
Total (0 wickets; 0.1 overs) 1 (6.00 runs per over)
Did not bat RB Kanhai, BF Butcher, GS Sobers, JS Solomon, FMM Worrell*, DL Murray, WW Hall, CC Griffith, LR Gibbs
Bowling O M R W Econ
DA Allen 0.1 0 1 0 6.00
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts JH Edrich (England); MC Carew and DL Murray (West Indies)
Umpires CS Elliott and JG Langridge
Close of play
Thu, 6 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 244/3 (CC Hunte 104*, GS Sobers 3*)
Fri, 7 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 31/0 (MJ Stewart 7*, JH Edrich 20*)
Sat, 8 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 97/1 (MJ Stewart 44*, KV Andrew 4*)
Sun, 9 Jun - rest day
Mon, 10 Jun - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 1/0 (0.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • England 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (22nd over)
  • England 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (27th over)
  • MJ Stewart 50: 128 balls, 6x4
  • Lunch: England 191/5 (77 overs, Dexter 15, Close 1)
  • Match concluded at 3.40pm on 4th day
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 22-26, 1963
West Indies won by 8 wickets
England v West Indies at Leeds - Jul 25-29, 1963
West Indies won by 221 runs
England v West Indies at Birmingham - Jul 4-9, 1963
England won by 217 runs
England v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 20-25, 1963
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Manchester - Jun 6-10, 1963
West Indies won by 10 wickets
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Photos

Jun 10, 1963

The West Indies XI for the first Test at Old Trafford. Back row, left to right: Joe Solomon, Lance Gibbs, Joey Carew Charlie Griffith, Deryck Murray and Basil Butcher. Front row, left to right: Rohan Kanhai, Conrad Hunte (1932 - 1999), Frank Worrell (1924 - 1967), Garfield Sobers, and Wes Hall, England v West Indies, Old Trafford, 4th day, June 10, 1963

The West Indies XI for the first Test at Old Trafford

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Jun 10, 1963

The England XI for the first Test at Old Trafford. Back row, left to right: David Allen, Brian Close, Keith Andrew, John Edrich, Fred Titmus and Mickey Stewart. Front row, left to right: Brian Statham, Colin Cowdrey, Ted Dexter, Fred Trueman and Ken Barrington, England v West Indies, Old Trafford, 4th day, June 10, 1963

The England XI for the first Test at Old Trafford

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