West Indies tour of England, 1957 / Scorecard

West Indies in England Test Series - 5th Test

England v West Indies

England won by an innings and 237 runs

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
PE Richardson b Smith 107 298 10 0
Rev.DS Sheppard c & b Goddard 40 150 4 0
TW Graveney b Ramadhin 164 325 17 0
PBH May* c Worrell b Smith 1 7 0 0
MC Cowdrey b Ramadhin 2 25 0 0
TE Bailey run out 0 4 0 0
TG Evans c Weekes b Dewdney 40 55 5 0
GAR Lock c †Alexander b Sobers 17 43 4 0
FS Trueman b Ramadhin 22 28 3 0
JC Laker not out 10 12 1 0
PJ Loader lbw b Ramadhin 0 2 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 8) 9
Total (all out; 176.3 overs) 412 (2.33 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-92 (Sheppard), 2-238 (Richardson), 3-242 (May), 4-255 (Cowdrey), 5-256 (Bailey), 6-322 (Evans), 7-366 (Lock), 8-399 (Trueman), 9-412 (Graveney), 10-412 (Loader)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FMM Worrell 11 3 26 0 2.36
DT Dewdney 15 2 43 1 2.86
S Ramadhin 53.3 12 107 4 2.00
GS Sobers 44 6 111 1 2.52
JDC Goddard 23 10 43 1 1.86
OG Smith 30 4 73 2 2.43
West Indies 1st innings R M 4s 6s
FMM Worrell c Lock b Loader 4 29 0 0
NS Asgarali c Cowdrey b Lock 29 145 2 0
GS Sobers b Lock 39 135 6 0
CL Walcott b Laker 5 7 0 0
ED Weekes c Trueman b Laker 0 1 0 0
OG Smith c May b Laker 7 10 1 0
RB Kanhai not out 4 15 1 0
FCM Alexander b Lock 0 2 0 0
DT Dewdney b Lock 0 4 0 0
S Ramadhin c Trueman b Lock 0 2 0 0
JDC Goddard* absent hurt -
Extras (nb 1) 1
Total (all out; 56.4 overs) 89 (1.57 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Worrell), 2-68 (Asgarali), 3-73 (Walcott), 4-73 (Weekes), 5-85 (Smith), 6-89 (Sobers), 7-89 (Alexander), 8-89 (Dewdney), 9-89 (Ramadhin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 5 1 9 0 1.80
PJ Loader 7 4 12 1 1.71
JC Laker 23 12 39 3 1.69
GAR Lock 21.4 12 28 5 1.29
West Indies 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
RB Kanhai c †Evans b Trueman 8 11 2 0
NS Asgarali b Lock 7 47 0 0
GS Sobers b Lock 42 99 5 0
FMM Worrell c Cowdrey b Lock 0 13 0 0
CL Walcott not out 19 75 3 0
ED Weekes b Lock 0 7 0 0
OG Smith c Sheppard b Lock 0 1 0 0
FCM Alexander b Laker 0 5 0 0
DT Dewdney st †Evans b Lock 1 4 0 0
S Ramadhin b Laker 2 6 0 0
JDC Goddard* absent hurt -
Extras (b 4, lb 2, nb 1) 7
Total (all out; 41 overs) 86 (2.09 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Kanhai), 2-39 (Asgarali), 3-43 (Worrell), 4-69 (Sobers), 5-69 (Weekes), 6-69 (Smith), 7-70 (Alexander), 8-75 (Dewdney), 9-86 (Ramadhin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 5 2 19 1 3.80
PJ Loader 3 2 2 0 0.66
JC Laker 17 4 38 2 2.23
GAR Lock 16 7 20 6 1.25
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England won the 5-match series 3-0
Umpires DE Davies and FS Lee
Close of play
Thu, 22 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 283/5 (TW Graveney 113*, TG Evans 15*)
Fri, 23 Aug - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 89
Sat, 24 Aug - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 86 (41 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 22-24, 1957
England won by an innings and 237 runs
England v West Indies at Leeds - Jul 25-27, 1957
England won by an innings and 5 runs
England v West Indies at Nottingham - Jul 4-9, 1957
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 20-22, 1957
England won by an innings and 36 runs
England v West Indies at Birmingham - May 30-Jun 4, 1957
Match drawn
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Photos

Aug 24, 1957

Garry Sobers top-scored for West Indies in both innings, England v West Indies, 5th Test, The Oval, August 24, 1957

Garry Sobers top-scored for West Indies in both innings

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Aug 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches, England v West Indies, 5th Test, 1st day, August 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches

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