Australia tour of West Indies, 1964/65 / Scorecard

The Frank Worrell Trophy - 1st Test

West Indies v Australia

West Indies won by 179 runs

West Indies 1st innings R 4s 6s
CC Hunte c †Grout b Philpott 41 0
SM Nurse c †Grout b Hawke 15 0
RB Kanhai c Philpott b McKenzie 17 0
BF Butcher b Mayne 39 0
GS Sobers* lbw b Simpson 30 0
JS Solomon c †Grout b Mayne 0 0 0
JL Hendriks b Philpott 11 0
AW White not out 57 1
WW Hall b Hawke 9 0
CC Griffith b Mayne 6 0
LR Gibbs b Mayne 6 0
Extras (b 4, lb 3, w 1) 8
Total (all out; 69.2 overs) 239 (3.44 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-48 (Nurse), 2-70 (Hunte), 3-82 (Kanhai), 4-149 (Butcher), 5-149 (Sobers), 6-149 (Solomon), 7-181 (Hendriks), 8-211 (Hall), 9-229 (Griffith), 10-239 (Gibbs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 20 2 70 1 3.50
NJN Hawke 14 4 47 2 3.35
LC Mayne 17.2 2 43 4 2.48
PI Philpott 14 2 56 2 4.00
RB Simpson 4 2 15 1 3.75
Australia 1st innings R 4s 6s
WM Lawry lbw b Hall 19 0
RB Simpson* c Kanhai b Hall 11 0
RM Cowper c Nurse b Hall 26 0
NC O'Neill c Butcher b White 40 0
BC Booth b Griffith 2 0 0
G Thomas b Griffith 23 0
PI Philpott c White b Hall 22 0
NJN Hawke not out 45 0
ATW Grout c Nurse b Hall 5 0
GD McKenzie b White 0 0 0
LC Mayne b Sobers 9 0
Extras (b 2, lb 8, nb 5) 15
Total (all out; 95.4 overs) 217 (2.26 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-32 (Simpson), 2-39 (Lawry), 2-39* (O'Neill, retired not out), 3-42 (Booth), 4-80 (Cowper), 5-96 (Thomas), 6-136 (O'Neill), 7-176 (Philpott), 8-192 (Grout), 9-193 (McKenzie), 10-217 (Mayne)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 24 0 60 5 2.50
CC Griffith 20 2 59 2 2.95
GS Sobers 20.4 7 30 1 1.45
LR Gibbs 16 8 19 0 1.18
AW White 15 4 34 2 2.26
West Indies 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
CC Hunte c Simpson b Mayne 81 300 0
SM Nurse run out 17 0
RB Kanhai c & b Philpott 16 0
BF Butcher c Booth b Philpott 71 0
LR Gibbs b Mayne 5 0
GS Sobers* c Simpson b Philpott 27 0
JS Solomon c †Grout b Mayne 76 1
JL Hendriks b O'Neill 30 0
AW White st †Grout b Philpott 3 0 0
WW Hall b Mayne 16 0
CC Griffith not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 20, lb 7, w 1, nb 2) 30
Total (all out; 152.4 overs) 373 (2.44 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-50 (Nurse), 2-78 (Kanhai), 3-194 (Butcher), 4-211 (Hunte), 5-226 (Gibbs), 6-247 (Sobers), 7-311 (Hendriks), 8-314 (White), 9-372 (Solomon), 10-373 (Hall)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 33 7 56 0 1.69
NJN Hawke 18 5 25 0 1.38
LC Mayne 23.4 5 56 4 2.36
PI Philpott 47 10 109 4 2.31
RB Simpson 15 2 36 0 2.40
RM Cowper 9 1 27 0 3.00
NC O'Neill 7 0 34 1 4.85
Australia 2nd innings (target: 396 runs) R 4s 6s
WM Lawry b Griffith 17 0
RB Simpson* c †Hendriks b Hall 16 0
NJN Hawke b Solomon 33 0
RM Cowper lbw b Hall 2 0 0
NC O'Neill c Nurse b Gibbs 22 0
BC Booth b Griffith 56 0
G Thomas b Hall 15 0
PI Philpott c Kanhai b Sobers 9 0
ATW Grout lbw b Hall 2 0 0
GD McKenzie c Hall b White 20 0
LC Mayne not out 11 0
Extras (nb 13) 13
Total (all out; 78.5 overs) 216 (2.73 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-39 (Simpson), 2-40 (Lawry), 3-43 (Cowper), 4-75 (O'Neill), 5-144 (Hawke), 6-167 (Booth), 7-180 (Thomas), 8-184 (Grout), 9-192 (Philpott), 10-216 (McKenzie)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 19 5 45 4 2.36
CC Griffith 14 3 36 2 2.57
GS Sobers 17 2 64 1 3.76
LR Gibbs 9 1 21 1 2.33
AW White 14.5 8 14 1 0.94
JS Solomon 5 0 23 1 4.60
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts LC Mayne, PI Philpott and G Thomas (Australia); AW White (West Indies)
Umpires O Davies and D Sang Hue
Close of play
Wed, 3 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 32/0 (WM Lawry 18*, RB Simpson 11*)
Thu, 4 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 211/9 (NJN Hawke 44*, LC Mayne 4*)
Fri, 5 Mar - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 199/3 (CC Hunte 74*, LR Gibbs 0*)
Sat, 6 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 42/2 (NJN Hawke 0*, RM Cowper 2*)
Sun, 7 Mar - rest day
Mon, 8 Mar - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 216 (78.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • NC O'Neill (1) retired hurt on ?* from 39/2 to 80/4
 
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Series Results
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - May 14-17, 1965
Australia won by 10 wickets
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - May 5-11, 1965
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Georgetown - Apr 14-20, 1965
West Indies won by 212 runs
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - Mar 26-Apr 1, 1965
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Kingston - Mar 3-8, 1965
West Indies won by 179 runs
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Mar 3, 1965

Bob Simpson and Bill Lawry walk out to bat, West Indies v Australia, first Test, Jamaica

Bob Simpson and Bill Lawry walk out to bat

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Mar 3, 1965

Bob Simpson and Garry Sobers walk out for the toss, March 3, 1965, first Test, Kingston

Bob Simpson and Garry Sobers walk out for the toss

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