The Wisden Trophy - 1st Test

West Indies v England

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
G Boycott lbw b Holford 68 156 10 0
JH Edrich c †Murray b Gibbs 25 113 4 0
MC Cowdrey* c †Murray b Griffith 72 218 12 0
KF Barrington c Griffith b Gibbs 143 390 14 2
TW Graveney b Gibbs 118 250 20 0
JM Parks lbw b Sobers 42 73 5 0
BL D'Oliveira b Griffith 32 54 4 0
FJ Titmus lbw b Griffith 15 49 3 0
DJ Brown not out 22 51 3 0
RNS Hobbs c Butcher b Griffith 2 17 0 0
IJ Jones c †Murray b Griffith 2 2 0 0
Extras (b 8, lb 11, w 1, nb 7) 27
Total (all out; 200.5 overs) 568 (2.82 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-80 (Edrich), 2-110 (Boycott), 3-244 (Cowdrey), 4-432 (Barrington), 5-471 (Graveney), 6-511 (Parks), 7-527 (D'Oliveira), 8-554 (Titmus), 9-566 (Hobbs), 10-568 (Jones)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 28 5 92 0 3.28
GS Sobers 26 5 83 1 3.19
CC Griffith 29.5 13 69 5 2.31
LR Gibbs 63 15 147 3 2.33
DAJ Holford 43 1 121 1 2.81
CH Lloyd 8 3 17 0 2.12
GS Camacho 3 1 12 0 4.00
West Indies 1st innings R M 4s 6s
SM Nurse c Graveney b Titmus 41 175 6 0
GS Camacho c Graveney b Brown 22 88 3 0
RB Kanhai c Cowdrey b D'Oliveira 85 250 8 0
BF Butcher lbw b Brown 14 26 2 0
CH Lloyd b Jones 118 273 17 1
GS Sobers* c Graveney b Barrington 17 85 2 0
DAJ Holford run out 4 6 1 0
DL Murray c D'Oliveira b Hobbs 16 33 2 0
CC Griffith c †Parks b Jones 18 43 2 0
WW Hall not out 10 51 1 0
LR Gibbs b Jones 1 11 0 0
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 7) 17
Total (all out; 135 overs) 363 (2.68 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-50 (Camacho), 2-102 (Nurse), 3-124 (Butcher), 4-240 (Kanhai), 5-290 (Sobers), 6-294 (Holford), 7-329 (Murray), 8-352 (Lloyd), 9-357 (Griffith), 10-363 (Gibbs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DJ Brown 22 3 65 2 2.95
IJ Jones 19 5 63 3 3.31
BL D'Oliveira 27 13 49 1 1.81
FJ Titmus 34 9 91 1 2.67
RNS Hobbs 15 1 34 1 2.26
KF Barrington 18 6 44 1 2.44
West Indies 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
SM Nurse b Titmus 42 85 6 0
GS Camacho c Graveney b Barrington 43 111 5 0
BF Butcher lbw b Brown 52 145 6 0
RB Kanhai c & b Hobbs 37 65 7 0
CH Lloyd c Titmus b Jones 2 4 0 0
DAJ Holford b Titmus 1 35 0 0
GS Sobers* not out 33 115 5 0
DL Murray lbw b Brown 0 3 0 0
CC Griffith b Brown 0 1 0 0
WW Hall not out 26 90 4 0
Extras (lb 5, nb 2) 7
Total (8 wickets; 90 overs) 243 (2.70 runs per over)
Did not bat LR Gibbs
Fall of wickets 1-70 (Nurse), 2-100 (Camacho), 3-164 (Kanhai), 4-167 (Lloyd), 5-178 (Holford), 6-180 (Butcher), 7-180 (Murray), 8-180 (Griffith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DJ Brown 14 4 27 3 1.92
IJ Jones 15 3 32 1 2.13
BL D'Oliveira 5 2 21 0 4.20
FJ Titmus 27 13 42 2 1.55
RNS Hobbs 13 2 44 1 3.38
KF Barrington 15 0 69 1 4.60
MC Cowdrey 1 0 1 0 1.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Test debut GS Camacho (West Indies)
Umpires RG Gosein and HBD Jordan
Close of play
Fri, 19 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 244/2 (MC Cowdrey 72*, KF Barrington 71*)
Sat, 20 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 546/7 (FJ Titmus 11*, DJ Brown 12*)
Sun, 21 Jan - rest day
Mon, 22 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 195/3 (RB Kanhai 66*, CH Lloyd 36*)
Tue, 23 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 1st innings 363
Wed, 24 Jan - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 243/8 (90 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
West Indies v England at Georgetown - Mar 28-Apr 3, 1968
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Mar 14-19, 1968
England won by 7 wickets
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Feb 29-Mar 5, 1968
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Kingston - Feb 8-14, 1968
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Jan 19-24, 1968
Match drawn
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Jan 24, 1968

Colin Cowdrey drops Seymour Nurse at first slip, West Indies v England, 1st Test, Port of Spain, 5th day, January 24, 1968

Colin Cowdrey drops Seymour Nurse at first slip

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