West Indies tour of England, 1973 / Scorecard

The Wisden Trophy - 2nd Test

England v West Indies

Match drawn

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RC Fredericks c Amiss b Underwood 150 510 443 17 0 33.86
RGA Headley b Old 1 31 27 0 0 3.70
RB Kanhai* c Greig b Arnold 2 8 7 0 0 28.57
CH Lloyd lbw b Old 15 34 29 2 0 51.72
AI Kallicharran c Hayes b Arnold 34 82 65 3 0 52.30
GS Sobers b Old 21 72 58 2 0 36.20
DL Murray b Underwood 25 205 139 0 0 17.98
BD Julien c Greig b Arnold 54 110 83 9 0 65.06
KD Boyce lbw b Illingworth 12 16 16 2 0 75.00
VA Holder c Boycott b Underwood 6 31 30 0 0 20.00
LR Gibbs not out 1 4 3 0 0 33.33
Extras (lb 2, w 1, nb 3) 6
Total (all out; 149.3 overs) 327 (2.18 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Headley), 2-17 (Kanhai), 3-39 (Lloyd), 4-93 (Kallicharran), 5-128 (Sobers), 6-242 (Murray), 7-280 (Fredericks), 8-302 (Boyce), 9-325 (Julien), 10-327 (Holder)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GG Arnold 37 13 74 3 2.00
CM Old 30 3 86 3 2.86
AW Greig 26 3 84 0 3.23
R Illingworth 32 19 37 1 1.15
DL Underwood 24.3 10 40 3 1.63
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott not out 56 202 155 4 0 36.12
DL Amiss c †Murray b Julien 56 223 165 2 0 33.93
BW Luckhurst lbw b Sobers 12 87 57 1 0 21.05
FC Hayes c Kallicharran b Holder 29 148 149 2 0 19.46
AW Greig c Fredericks b Julien 27 82 84 1 1 32.14
APE Knott b Holder 0 22 12 0 0 0.00
KWR Fletcher c Holder b Sobers 52 214 151 6 0 34.43
R Illingworth* lbw b Holder 27 95 77 2 0 35.06
CM Old run out 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
GG Arnold c Kallicharran b Sobers 24 108 96 1 0 25.00
DL Underwood c †Murray b Gibbs 2 8 12 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 4, lb 1, nb 15) 20
Total (all out; 156.4 overs) 305 (1.94 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 0-105* (Boycott, retired not out), 1-119 (Amiss), 2-139 (Luckhurst), 3-191 (Hayes), 4-191 (Knott), 5-197 (Greig), 6-249 (Illingworth), 6-249* (Boycott, retired not out), 7-249 (Old), 8-299 (Arnold), 9-302 (Fletcher), 10-305 (Underwood)
Bowling O M R W Econ
VA Holder 44 16 83 3 1.88
GS Sobers 30 6 62 3 2.06
KD Boyce 19 2 48 0 2.52
BD Julien 26 8 55 2 2.11
LR Gibbs 35.4 21 32 1 0.89
CH Lloyd 2 0 5 0 2.50
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RGA Headley c †Knott b Old 11 63 40 2 0 27.50
RC Fredericks c †Knott b Arnold 12 47 33 1 0 36.36
RB Kanhai* c Arnold b Illingworth 54 123 107 5 0 50.46
CH Lloyd c †Knott b Underwood 94 172 139 8 1 67.62
AI Kallicharran b Underwood 4 19 22 1 0 18.18
GS Sobers b Arnold 74 160 147 12 0 50.34
DL Murray hit wicket b Arnold 15 69 79 0 0 18.98
BD Julien b Greig 11 38 31 0 0 35.48
KD Boyce c †Knott b Arnold 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
VA Holder c Luckhurst b Greig 10 22 19 1 0 52.63
LR Gibbs not out 3 10 8 0 0 37.50
Extras (lb 10, nb 4) 14
Total (all out; 103.4 overs) 302 (2.91 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Fredericks), 2-42 (Headley), 3-136 (Kanhai), 4-152 (Kallicharran), 5-197 (Lloyd), 6-247 (Murray), 7-283 (Julien), 8-283 (Boyce), 9-293 (Sobers), 10-302 (Holder)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GG Arnold 20 1 43 4 2.15
CM Old 14 0 65 1 4.64
AW Greig 7.4 0 35 2 4.56
R Illingworth 26 6 67 1 2.57
DL Underwood 32 9 66 2 2.06
BW Luckhurst 4 2 12 0 3.00
England 2nd innings (target: 325 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
BW Luckhurst c †Murray b Lloyd 42 125 122 3 0 34.42
DL Amiss not out 86 197 186 9 0 46.23
FC Hayes lbw b Lloyd 0 6 10 0 0 0.00
KWR Fletcher not out 44 62 89 5 0 49.43
Extras (b 8, nb 2) 10
Total (2 wickets; 67 overs) 182 (2.71 runs per over)
Did not bat G Boycott, AW Greig, APE Knott, R Illingworth*, CM Old, GG Arnold, DL Underwood
Fall of wickets 1-96 (Luckhurst), 2-100 (Hayes)
Bowling O M R W Econ
VA Holder 7 1 17 0 2.42
GS Sobers 7 1 21 0 3.00
BD Julien 18 3 32 0 1.77
LR Gibbs 12 2 32 0 2.66
CH Lloyd 12 3 26 2 2.16
RC Fredericks 4 0 23 0 5.75
RB Kanhai 7 1 21 0 3.00
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 3-match series 1-0
Umpires HD Bird and AE Fagg
Close of play
Thu, 9 Aug - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 190/5 (RC Fredericks 98*, DL Murray 15*)
Fri, 10 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 96/0 (G Boycott 52*, DL Amiss 42*)
Sat, 11 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 265/7 (KWR Fletcher 37*, GG Arnold 3*)
Sun, 12 Aug - rest day
Mon, 13 Aug - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 205/5 (GS Sobers 21*, DL Murray 0*)
Tue, 14 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 182/2 (67 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • G Boycott retired hurt on 54* from 105/0 to 249/6-[R Illingworth] (bruised ribs)
  • G Boycott retired hurt on 54* from 249/6 to 299/8 (hit on the arm first ball by Holder)
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at Lord's - Aug 23-27, 1973
West Indies won by an innings and 226 runs
England v West Indies at Birmingham - Aug 9-14, 1973
Match drawn
England v West Indies at The Oval - Jul 26-31, 1973
West Indies won by 158 runs
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Photos

Aug 9, 1973

Roy Fredericks sweeps on his way to 150, England v West Indies, Edgbaston, 2nd Test, 1st day, August 9, 1973

Roy Fredericks sweeps on his way to 150

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