West Indies tour of England, 1939 / Scorecard

West Indies in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v West Indies

England won by 8 wickets

West Indies 1st innings R M 4s 6s
RS Grant* c Compton b Copson 22 0
JB Stollmeyer b Bowes 59 3 0
GA Headley c †Wood b Copson 106 250 13 0
JED Sealy c †Wood b Wright 13 0
KH Weekes c Gimblett b Copson 20 0
LN Constantine lbw b Copson 14 0
JH Cameron c Hutton b Bowes 1 0 0
IM Barrow lbw b Copson 2 0 0
EA Martindale lbw b Wright 22 1
LG Hylton not out 2 0 0
CB Clarke b Bowes 1 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 9, nb 3) 15
Total (all out; 81.4 overs) 277 (2.54 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-29 (Grant), 2-147 (Stollmeyer), 3-180 (Sealy), 4-226 (Weekes), 5-245 (Constantine), 6-250 (Cameron), 7-250 (Headley), 8-261 (Barrow), 9-276 (Martindale), 10-277 (Clarke)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WE Bowes 28.4 5 86 3 2.26
WH Copson 24 2 85 5 2.65
DVP Wright 13 1 57 2 3.28
H Verity 16 3 34 0 1.59
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
L Hutton c Grant b Hylton 196 335 21 0
H Gimblett b Cameron 22 0
E Paynter c †Barrow b Cameron 34 0
WR Hammond* c Grant b Cameron 14 0
DCS Compton c Stollmeyer b Clarke 120 140 16 0
J Hardstaff jnr not out 3 0 0
A Wood not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 8, lb 6, w 1) 15
Total (5 wickets dec; 95 overs) 404 (3.18 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat DVP Wright, H Verity, WH Copson, WE Bowes
Fall of wickets 1-49 (Gimblett), 2-119 (Paynter), 3-147 (Hammond), 4-395 (Compton), 5-402 (Hutton)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EA Martindale 20 2 86 0 3.22
LG Hylton 24 4 98 1 3.06
LN Constantine 13 0 67 0 3.86
JH Cameron 26 6 66 3 1.90
CB Clarke 6 0 28 1 3.50
JED Sealy 3 0 21 0 5.25
RS Grant 3 0 23 0 5.75
West Indies 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
RS Grant* b Bowes 23 0
JB Stollmeyer c Verity b Copson 0 0 0
GA Headley c Hutton b Wright 107 230 8 0
JED Sealy c †Wood b Copson 29 1
KH Weekes c †Wood b Verity 16 0
LN Constantine c Hammond b Verity 17 0
JH Cameron c & b Wright 0 0 0
IM Barrow not out 6 0
EA Martindale c Bowes b Wright 3 0 0
LG Hylton c Hardstaff b Copson 13 0
CB Clarke c & b Copson 0 0 0
Extras (b 6, lb 4, w 1) 11
Total (all out; 69.4 overs) 225 (2.42 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Stollmeyer), 2-42 (Grant), 3-105 (Sealy), 4-154 (Weekes), 5-190 (Constantine), 6-199 (Cameron), 7-200 (Headley), 8-204 (Martindale), 9-225 (Hylton), 10-225 (Clarke)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WE Bowes 19 7 44 1 1.73
WH Copson 16.4 2 67 4 3.04
DVP Wright 17 0 75 3 3.30
H Verity 14 4 20 2 1.07
DCS Compton 3 0 8 0 2.00
England 2nd innings (target: 99 runs) R 6s
L Hutton b Hylton 16 0
H Gimblett b Martindale 20 1
E Paynter not out 32 0
WR Hammond* not out 30 0
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (2 wickets; 17.7 overs) 100 (4.19 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat DCS Compton, J Hardstaff jnr, A Wood, DVP Wright, H Verity, WH Copson, WE Bowes
Fall of wickets 1-35 (Hutton), 2-39 (Gimblett)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EA Martindale 7.7 0 51 1 4.85
LG Hylton 7 1 36 1 3.85
LN Constantine 3 0 11 0 2.75
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series England led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debuts WH Copson (England); JH Cameron, CB Clarke, JB Stollmeyer and KH Weekes (West Indies)
Umpires EJ Smith and FI Walden
Close of play
Sat, 24 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 11/0 (L Hutton 4*, H Gimblett 5*)
Sun, 25 Jun - rest day
Mon, 26 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 404/5 (J Hardstaff jnr 3*, A Wood 0*)
Tue, 27 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 100/2 (17.7 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 19-22, 1939
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Manchester - Jul 22-25, 1939
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 24-27, 1939
England won by 8 wickets
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