West Indies tour of England, 1966 / Scorecard

The Wisden Trophy - 2nd Test

England v West Indies

Match drawn

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte c †Parks b Higgs 18 69 50 2 0 36.00
MC Carew c †Parks b Higgs 2 6 4 0 0 50.00
RB Kanhai c Titmus b Higgs 25 30 30 1 0 83.33
BF Butcher c Milburn b Knight 49 88 74 6 1 66.21
SM Nurse b D'Oliveira 64 158 130 6 0 49.23
GS Sobers* lbw b Knight 46 113 111 7 0 41.44
DAJ Holford b Jones 26 75 80 4 0 32.50
DW Allan c Titmus b Higgs 13 63 55 0 0 23.63
CC Griffith lbw b Higgs 5 12 11 1 0 45.45
WW Hall not out 8 16 11 1 0 72.72
LR Gibbs c †Parks b Higgs 4 7 8 1 0 50.00
Extras (b 2, lb 7) 9
Total (all out; 94 overs) 269 (2.86 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-8 (Carew), 2-42 (Kanhai), 3-53 (Hunte), 4-119 (Butcher), 5-205 (Nurse), 6-213 (Sobers), 7-252 (Holford), 8-252 (Allan), 9-261 (Griffith), 10-269 (Gibbs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
IJ Jones 21 3 64 1 3.04
K Higgs 33 9 91 6 2.75
BR Knight 21 0 63 2 3.00
FJ Titmus 5 0 18 0 3.60
BL D'Oliveira 14 5 24 1 1.71
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c Griffith b Gibbs 60 137 113 6 0 53.09
C Milburn lbw b Hall 6 14 13 1 0 46.15
TW Graveney c †Allan b Hall 96 262 233 11 0 41.20
KF Barrington b Sobers 19 76 77 2 0 24.67
MC Cowdrey* c Gibbs b Hall 9 51 57 0 0 15.78
JM Parks lbw b Carew 91 220 165 9 0 55.15
BL D'Oliveira run out 27 52 42 5 0 64.28
BR Knight b Griffith 6 35 32 1 0 18.75
FJ Titmus c †Allan b Hall 6 46 44 1 0 13.63
K Higgs c Holford b Gibbs 13 77 72 1 0 18.05
IJ Jones not out 0 1 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 7, lb 10, nb 5) 22
Total (all out; 143.3 overs) 355 (2.47 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-8 (Milburn), 2-123 (Boycott), 3-164 (Barrington), 4-198 (Cowdrey), 5-203 (Graveney), 6-251 (D'Oliveira), 7-266 (Knight), 8-296 (Titmus), 9-355 (Parks), 10-355 (Higgs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GS Sobers 39 12 89 1 2.28
WW Hall 36 2 106 4 2.94
CC Griffith 28 4 79 1 2.82
LR Gibbs 37.3 18 48 2 1.28
MC Carew 3 0 11 1 3.66
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte c Milburn b Knight 13 44 45 2 0 28.88
MC Carew c Knight b Higgs 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
RB Kanhai c †Parks b Knight 40 101 78 2 0 51.28
BF Butcher lbw b Higgs 3 4 6 0 0 50.00
SM Nurse c †Parks b D'Oliveira 35 48 39 3 0 89.74
GS Sobers* not out 163 329 299 13 0 54.51
DAJ Holford not out 105 318 325 6 0 32.30
Extras (lb 8, nb 2) 10
Total (5 wickets dec; 133 overs) 369 (2.77 runs per over)
Did not bat DW Allan, CC Griffith, WW Hall, LR Gibbs
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Carew), 2-22 (Hunte), 3-25 (Butcher), 4-91 (Nurse), 5-95 (Kanhai)
Bowling O M R W Econ
IJ Jones 25 2 95 0 3.80
K Higgs 34 5 82 2 2.41
BR Knight 30 3 106 2 3.53
FJ Titmus 19 3 30 0 1.57
BL D'Oliveira 25 7 46 1 1.84
England 2nd innings (target: 284 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c †Allan b Griffith 25 34 30 5 0 83.33
C Milburn not out 126 179 170 17 3 74.11
KF Barrington b Griffith 5 8 10 1 0 50.00
MC Cowdrey* c †Allan b Hall 5 21 13 1 0 38.46
JM Parks b Hall 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
TW Graveney not out 30 108 106 3 0 28.30
Extras (b 4, lb 2) 6
Total (4 wickets; 55 overs) 197 (3.58 runs per over)
Did not bat BL D'Oliveira, BR Knight, FJ Titmus, K Higgs, IJ Jones
Fall of wickets 1-37 (Boycott), 2-43 (Barrington), 3-67 (Cowdrey), 4-67 (Parks)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GS Sobers 8 4 8 0 1.00
WW Hall 14 1 65 2 4.64
CC Griffith 11 2 43 2 3.90
LR Gibbs 13 4 40 0 3.07
DAJ Holford 9 1 35 0 3.88
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debut BL D'Oliveira (England)
Batsman of the match GS Sobers (West Indies)
Bowler of the match K Higgs (England)
Umpires JS Buller and WFF Price
Close of play
Thu, 16 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 155/4 (SM Nurse 40*, GS Sobers 16*)
Fri, 17 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 145/2 (TW Graveney 65*, KF Barrington 8*)
Sat, 18 Jun - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 18/1 (CC Hunte 11*, RB Kanhai 7*)
Sun, 19 Jun - rest day
Mon, 20 Jun - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 288/5 (GS Sobers 121*, DAJ Holford 71*)
Tue, 21 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 197/4 (55 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 18-22, 1966
England won by an innings and 34 runs
England v West Indies at Leeds - Aug 4-8, 1966
West Indies won by an innings and 55 runs
England v West Indies at Nottingham - Jun 30-Jul 5, 1966
West Indies won by 139 runs
England v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 16-21, 1966
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Manchester - Jun 2-4, 1966
West Indies won by an innings and 40 runs
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Jun 20, 1966

Garry Sobers pulls during his unbeaten 163, England v West Indies, Lord's, 4th day, June 20, 1966

Garry Sobers pulls during his unbeaten 163 at Lord's

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Jun 20, 1966

A spectator can't contain his admiration for Sobers during his unbeaten 163 at Lord's, England v West Indies, Lord's, 4th day, June 20, 1966

A spectator can't contain his admiration for Sobers during his unbeaten 163 at Lord's

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