West Indies tour of England, 1966 / Scorecard

The Wisden Trophy - 3rd Test

England v West Indies

West Indies won by 139 runs

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte lbw b Higgs 9 21 17 0 0 52.94
PD Lashley c †Parks b Snow 49 183 187 2 0 26.20
RB Kanhai c Underwood b Higgs 32 63 56 4 0 57.14
BF Butcher b Snow 5 16 14 0 0 35.71
SM Nurse c Illingworth b Snow 93 169 142 11 0 65.49
GS Sobers* c †Parks b Snow 3 2 4 0 0 75.00
DAJ Holford lbw b D'Oliveira 11 65 58 0 0 18.96
JL Hendriks b D'Oliveira 2 5 6 0 0 33.33
CC Griffith c Cowdrey b Higgs 14 47 49 2 0 28.57
WW Hall b Higgs 12 8 7 3 0 171.42
LR Gibbs not out 0 8 5 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 2) 5
Total (all out; 90.4 overs) 235 (2.59 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-19 (Hunte), 2-68 (Kanhai), 3-80 (Butcher), 4-140 (Lashley), 5-144 (Sobers), 6-180 (Holford), 7-190 (Hendriks), 8-215 (Nurse), 9-228 (Hall), 10-235 (Griffith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JA Snow 25 7 82 4 3.28
K Higgs 25.4 3 71 4 2.76
BL D'Oliveira 30 14 51 2 1.70
DL Underwood 2 1 5 0 2.50
R Illingworth 8 1 21 0 2.62
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott lbw b Sobers 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
C Milburn c Sobers b Hall 7 16 12 1 0 58.33
WE Russell b Hall 4 21 19 0 0 21.05
TW Graveney c Holford b Sobers 109 230 233 11 1 46.78
MC Cowdrey* c †Hendriks b Griffith 96 301 266 6 0 36.09
JM Parks c Butcher b Sobers 11 36 29 0 0 37.93
BL D'Oliveira b Hall 76 177 149 10 0 51.00
R Illingworth c Lashley b Griffith 0 19 14 0 0 0.00
K Higgs c Lashley b Sobers 5 23 21 0 0 23.80
JA Snow b Hall 0 3 3 0 0 0.00
DL Underwood not out 12 83 60 2 0 20.00
Extras (lb 2, nb 3) 5
Total (all out; 134.3 overs) 325 (2.41 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Boycott), 2-10 (Milburn), 3-13 (Russell), 4-182 (Graveney), 5-221 (Parks), 6-238 (Cowdrey), 7-247 (Illingworth), 8-255 (Higgs), 9-260 (Snow), 10-325 (D'Oliveira)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GS Sobers 49 12 90 4 1.83
WW Hall 34.3 8 105 4 3.04
CC Griffith 20 5 62 2 3.10
LR Gibbs 23 9 40 0 1.73
DAJ Holford 8 2 23 0 2.87
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte c Graveney b D'Oliveira 12 46 45 1 0 26.66
PD Lashley lbw b D'Oliveira 23 104 82 2 0 28.04
RB Kanhai c Cowdrey b Higgs 63 258 268 4 0 23.50
BF Butcher not out 209 461 416 22 0 50.24
SM Nurse lbw b Higgs 53 106 91 4 1 58.24
GS Sobers* c Underwood b Higgs 94 127 138 13 0 68.11
DAJ Holford not out 17 22 30 3 0 56.66
Extras (lb 6, w 5) 11
Total (5 wickets dec; 178 overs) 482 (2.70 runs per over)
Did not bat JL Hendriks, CC Griffith, WW Hall, LR Gibbs
Fall of wickets 1-29 (Hunte), 2-65 (Lashley), 3-175 (Kanhai), 4-282 (Nurse), 5-455 (Sobers)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JA Snow 38 10 117 0 3.07
K Higgs 38 6 109 3 2.86
BL D'Oliveira 34 8 77 2 2.26
DL Underwood 43 15 86 0 2.00
R Illingworth 25 7 82 0 3.28
England 2nd innings (target: 393 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c Sobers b Griffith 71 155 163 6 1 43.55
C Milburn c Griffith b Hall 12 39 32 1 1 37.50
WE Russell c Sobers b Gibbs 11 45 41 0 0 26.82
TW Graveney c †Hendriks b Griffith 32 77 101 4 0 31.68
MC Cowdrey* c Sobers b Gibbs 32 74 75 5 0 42.66
JM Parks c Lashley b Hall 7 14 16 0 0 43.75
BL D'Oliveira lbw b Griffith 54 103 135 10 0 40.00
R Illingworth c Lashley b Sobers 4 6 10 1 0 40.00
K Higgs c Sobers b Gibbs 4 29 39 0 0 10.25
JA Snow b Griffith 3 33 25 0 0 12.00
DL Underwood not out 10 18 16 2 0 62.50
Extras (b 8, lb 2, nb 3) 13
Total (all out; 108.3 overs) 253 (2.33 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-32 (Milburn), 2-71 (Russell), 3-125 (Boycott), 4-132 (Graveney), 5-142 (Parks), 6-176 (Cowdrey), 7-181 (Illingworth), 8-222 (Higgs), 9-240 (D'Oliveira), 10-253 (Snow)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GS Sobers 31 6 71 1 2.29
WW Hall 16 3 52 2 3.25
CC Griffith 13.3 3 34 4 2.51
LR Gibbs 48 16 83 3 1.72
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Test debut DL Underwood (England)
Batsman of the match SM Nurse (West Indies)
Bowler of the match K Higgs (England)
Umpires CS Elliott and A Jepson
Close of play
Thu, 30 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 33/3 (TW Graveney 16*, MC Cowdrey 6*)
Fri, 1 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 254/7 (BL D'Oliveira 20*, K Higgs 4*)
Sat, 2 Jul - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 138/2 (RB Kanhai 50*, BF Butcher 47*)
Sun, 3 Jul - rest day
Mon, 4 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 30/0 (G Boycott 19*, C Milburn 11*)
Tue, 5 Jul - day 5 - England 2nd innings 253 (108.3 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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