West Indies tour of England, 1966 / Career averages

The Wisden Trophy - 5th Test

England v West Indies

England won by an innings and 34 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Aug 22, 1966
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
DL Amiss 1966-1966 1 1 0 17 17 17.00 0 0 0
RW Barber 1960-1966 27 43 3 1429 185 35.72 1 9 1
G Boycott 1964-1966 24 41 5 1320 117 36.66 2 9 2
DB Close 1949-1966 13 22 0 524 70 23.81 0 3 3
BL D'Oliveira 1966-1966 4 6 0 256 88 42.66 0 3 0
JH Edrich 1963-1966 19 27 2 1107 310* 44.28 4 1 2
TW Graveney 1951-1966 59 92 12 3566 258 44.57 8 13 7
K Higgs 1965-1966 10 13 2 161 63 14.63 0 1 1
R Illingworth 1958-1966 23 31 6 456 50 18.24 0 1 3
JT Murray 1961-1966 17 22 5 414 112 24.35 1 1 1
JA Snow 1965-1966 5 8 3 67 59* 13.40 0 1 3
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
DL Amiss 1966-1966 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
RW Barber 1960-1966 27 40 3300 1719 39 4/132 6/139 44.07 3.12 84.6 0 0 21 0
G Boycott 1964-1966 24 12 784 339 7 3/47 3/47 48.42 2.59 112.0 0 0 5 0
DB Close 1949-1966 13 13 686 323 8 4/35 5/53 40.37 2.82 85.7 0 0 12 0
BL D'Oliveira 1966-1966 4 7 960 329 8 2/51 4/128 41.12 2.05 120.0 0 0 2 0
JH Edrich 1963-1966 19 2 30 23 0 - - - 4.60 - 0 0 10 0
TW Graveney 1951-1966 59 8 224 156 1 1/34 1/34 156.00 4.17 224.0 0 0 63 0
K Higgs 1965-1966 10 17 2819 1013 51 6/91 8/143 19.86 2.15 55.2 1 0 3 0
R Illingworth 1958-1966 23 37 4139 1358 35 4/34 6/72 38.80 1.96 118.2 0 0 18 0
JT Murray 1961-1966 17 - - - - - - - - - - - 42 2
JA Snow 1965-1966 5 9 1373 677 20 4/82 5/106 33.85 2.95 68.6 0 0 1 0
West Indies batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
BF Butcher 1958-1966 25 43 4 1858 209* 47.64 5 8 0
LR Gibbs 1958-1966 31 43 8 247 22 7.05 0 0 8
CC Griffith 1960-1966 16 23 6 253 54 14.88 0 1 4
WW Hall 1958-1966 38 51 11 661 50* 16.52 0 2 4
JL Hendriks 1962-1966 8 12 3 177 64 19.66 0 1 2
DAJ Holford 1966-1966 5 8 2 227 105* 37.83 1 0 0
CC Hunte 1958-1966 41 73 6 2986 260 44.56 7 13 5
RB Kanhai 1957-1966 48 84 2 3923 256 47.84 10 16 6
EDAS McMorris 1958-1966 13 21 0 564 125 26.85 1 3 1
SM Nurse 1960-1966 14 26 1 1101 201 44.04 2 6 2
GS Sobers 1954-1966 57 97 11 5172 365* 60.13 17 16 4
West Indies bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
BF Butcher 1958-1966 25 1 36 17 0 - - - 2.83 - 0 0 9 0
LR Gibbs 1958-1966 31 59 9683 3148 133 8/38 11/157 23.66 1.95 72.8 10 2 19 0
CC Griffith 1960-1966 16 30 3284 1539 62 6/36 9/81 24.82 2.81 52.9 4 0 7 0
WW Hall 1958-1966 38 74 8514 4080 166 7/69 11/126 24.57 2.87 51.2 9 1 10 0
JL Hendriks 1962-1966 8 - - - - - - - - - - - 15 2
DAJ Holford 1966-1966 5 7 545 302 5 3/34 4/83 60.40 3.32 109.0 0 0 5 0
CC Hunte 1958-1966 41 6 204 80 1 1/17 1/17 80.00 2.35 204.0 0 0 16 0
RB Kanhai 1957-1966 48 3 42 11 0 - - - 1.57 - 0 0 25 0
EDAS McMorris 1958-1966 13 - - - - - - - - - - - 5 0
SM Nurse 1960-1966 14 - - - - - - - - - - - 14 0
GS Sobers 1954-1966 57 94 11679 4466 130 5/41 8/80 34.35 2.29 89.8 4 0 71 0
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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Photos

Aug 22, 1966

The victorious England team poses for a photograph after defeating West Indies by an innings and 34 runs, 5th Test, The Oval, 4th day, August 22, 1966

The victorious England team poses for a photograph after defeating West Indies by an innings and 34 runs

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Aug 20, 1966

Tom Graveney calls for a quick single while Wes Hall appeals for an lbw, 5th Test, The Oval, 3rd day, August 20, 1966

Tom Graveney calls for a quick single while Wes Hall appeals for an lbw

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