The Wisden Trophy 1973

Result - West Indies 2-0 (3)


A Test hundred with a hangover

Garry Sobers starred in an innings victory after a night (and some of the day) about the town


The Wisden Trophy, 1973 (West Indies in England Tests)

West Indies tour of England, Jun-Sep 1973

Test matches

Garry Sobers takes a catch to dismiss Brian Luckhurst for 12 off Bernard Julien's bowling
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Garry Sobers cuts on his way to an unbeaten 150
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Garry Sobers on his way to 150*, his final Test hundred
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Roy Fredericks sweeps on his way to 150
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Frank Hayes on his way to 106* on debut
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Series Results
England v West Indies at Lord's - Aug 23-27, 1973
West Indies won by an innings and 226 runs
England v West Indies at Birmingham - Aug 9-14, 1973
Match drawn
England v West Indies at The Oval - Jul 26-31, 1973
West Indies won by 158 runs
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