West Indies tour of England, 1966 / Scorecard

The Wisden Trophy - 4th Test

England v West Indies

West Indies won by an innings and 55 runs

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC Hunte lbw b Snow 48 159 130 7 0 36.92
PD Lashley b Higgs 9 44 44 1 0 20.45
RB Kanhai c Graveney b Underwood 45 81 94 7 0 47.87
BF Butcher c †Parks b Higgs 38 77 66 7 0 57.57
SM Nurse c Titmus b Snow 137 341 323 14 2 42.41
GS Sobers* b Barber 174 240 260 24 0 66.92
DAJ Holford b Higgs 24 39 45 1 0 53.33
CC Griffith b Higgs 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
JL Hendriks not out 9 27 18 1 0 50.00
WW Hall b Snow 1 5 3 0 0 33.33
LR Gibbs not out 2 7 7 0 0 28.57
Extras (b 1, lb 12) 13
Total (9 wickets dec; 164 overs) 500 (3.04 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-37 (Lashley), 2-102 (Kanhai), 3-122 (Hunte), 4-154 (Butcher), 5-419 (Sobers), 6-467 (Holford), 7-467 (Griffith), 8-489 (Nurse), 9-491 (Hall)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JA Snow 42 6 146 3 3.47
K Higgs 43 11 94 4 2.18
BL D'Oliveira 19 3 52 0 2.73
FJ Titmus 22 7 59 0 2.68
DL Underwood 24 9 81 1 3.37
RW Barber 14 2 55 1 3.92
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c Holford b Hall 12 38 29 1 0 41.37
RW Barber c †Hendriks b Griffith 6 23 15 1 0 40.00
C Milburn not out 29 65 54 6 0 53.70
TW Graveney b Hall 8 56 36 0 0 22.22
MC Cowdrey* b Hall 17 22 17 3 0 100.00
BL D'Oliveira c Hall b Griffith 88 137 141 8 4 62.41
JM Parks lbw b Sobers 2 11 9 0 0 22.22
FJ Titmus c †Hendriks b Sobers 6 19 23 1 0 26.08
K Higgs c Nurse b Sobers 49 128 139 5 2 35.25
DL Underwood c Gibbs b Sobers 0 3 5 0 0 0.00
JA Snow c Holford b Sobers 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 12, lb 11) 23
Total (all out; 78.3 overs) 240 (3.05 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Barber), 1-11* (Milburn, retired not out), 2-18 (Boycott), 3-42 (Cowdrey), 4-49 (Graveney), 5-63 (Parks), 6-83 (Titmus), 7-179 (D'Oliveira), 8-238 (Higgs), 9-240 (Underwood), 10-240 (Snow)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 17 5 47 3 2.76
CC Griffith 12 2 37 2 3.08
GS Sobers 19.3 4 41 5 2.10
LR Gibbs 20 5 49 0 2.45
DAJ Holford 10 3 43 0 4.30
England 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c †Hendriks b Lashley 14 33 26 1 0 53.84
RW Barber b Sobers 55 116 102 7 0 53.92
BL D'Oliveira c Butcher b Sobers 7 67 53 1 0 13.20
TW Graveney b Gibbs 19 65 46 1 0 41.30
MC Cowdrey* lbw b Gibbs 12 29 28 2 0 42.85
JM Parks c Nurse b Gibbs 16 31 44 1 0 36.36
C Milburn b Gibbs 42 35 46 7 1 91.30
FJ Titmus b Gibbs 22 43 51 2 0 43.13
K Higgs c Hunte b Sobers 7 27 29 1 0 24.13
DL Underwood c Kanhai b Gibbs 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
JA Snow not out 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 8, lb 1, nb 2) 11
Total (all out; 71.1 overs) 205 (2.88 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-28 (Boycott), 2-70 (D'Oliveira), 3-84 (Barber), 4-109 (Cowdrey), 5-128 (Graveney), 6-133 (Parks), 7-184 (Milburn), 8-205 (Titmus), 9-205 (Underwood), 10-205 (Higgs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 8 2 24 0 3.00
CC Griffith 12 0 52 0 4.33
GS Sobers 20.1 5 39 3 1.93
LR Gibbs 19 6 39 6 2.05
DAJ Holford 9 0 39 0 4.33
PD Lashley 3 2 1 1 0.33
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 3-0
Batsman of the match GS Sobers (West Indies)
Bowler of the match GS Sobers (West Indies)
Umpires JS Buller and CS Elliott
Close of play
Thu, 4 Aug - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 137/3 (BF Butcher 26*, SM Nurse 8*)
Fri, 5 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 4/0 (G Boycott 4*, RW Barber 0*)
Sat, 6 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 40/1 (RW Barber 22*, BL D'Oliveira 0*)
Sun, 7 Aug - rest day
Mon, 8 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 205 (71.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • C Milburn (1) retired hurt on 0* from 11/1 to 179/7 (hit on left elbow by Hall; 20/2 score not confirmed)
 
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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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