The Wisden Trophy - 4th Test

England v West Indies

West Indies won by 55 runs

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RC Fredericks b Willis 109 156 124 18 0 87.90
CG Greenidge c Ward b Snow 115 214 147 14 2 78.23
IVA Richards c †Knott b Willis 66 92 74 11 0 89.18
LG Rowe c Greig b Woolmer 50 109 76 6 0 65.78
CH Lloyd* c Steele b Ward 18 29 22 3 0 81.81
CL King c Hayes b Ward 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
DL Murray c Willis b Snow 33 45 32 4 0 103.12
MA Holding b Snow 2 23 16 0 0 12.50
VA Holder c Hayes b Willis 1 3 3 0 0 33.33
AME Roberts b Snow 19 45 34 2 0 55.88
WW Daniel not out 4 30 24 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 1, lb 15, w 2, nb 15) 33
Total (all out; 88.4 overs) 450 (5.07 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-192 (Fredericks), 2-287 (Greenidge), 3-330 (Richards), 4-370 (Lloyd), 5-370 (King), 6-413 (Rowe), 7-421 (Murray), 8-423 (Holder), 9-433 (Holding), 10-450 (Roberts)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RGD Willis 20 2 71 3 3.55
JA Snow 18.4 3 77 4 4.12
DL Underwood 18 2 80 0 4.44
A Ward 15 0 103 2 6.86
AW Greig 10 2 57 0 5.70
RA Woolmer 6 0 25 1 4.16
P Willey 1 0 4 0 4.00
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RA Woolmer c Greenidge b Holder 18 73 49 2 0 36.73
DS Steele b Holding 4 15 13 0 0 30.76
FC Hayes c †Murray b Daniel 7 42 28 1 0 25.00
JC Balderstone c †Murray b Roberts 35 210 162 3 0 21.60
P Willey lbw b Roberts 36 63 40 7 0 90.00
AW Greig* c Lloyd b Daniel 116 340 264 15 0 43.93
APE Knott c Daniel b Holder 116 305 212 14 0 54.71
JA Snow c Fredericks b Holder 20 70 47 3 0 42.55
DL Underwood c Lloyd b King 1 11 14 0 0 7.14
A Ward lbw b Roberts 0 9 2 0 0 0.00
RGD Willis not out 0 2 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 2, lb 7, w 2, nb 23) 34
Total (all out; 133.3 overs) 387 (2.89 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Steele), 2-24 (Hayes), 3-32 (Woolmer), 4-80 (Willey), 5-169 (Balderstone), 6-321 (Greig), 7-364 (Snow), 8-367 (Underwood), 9-379 (Ward), 10-387 (Knott)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AME Roberts 35 7 102 3 2.91
MA Holding 8 2 14 1 1.75
WW Daniel 29 7 102 2 3.51
VA Holder 30.3 13 73 3 2.39
CL King 26 6 56 1 2.15
RC Fredericks 3 1 5 0 1.66
CH Lloyd 2 1 1 0 0.50
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RC Fredericks b Snow 6 24 16 1 0 37.50
CG Greenidge lbw b Ward 6 38 26 0 0 23.07
IVA Richards b Willis 38 81 63 6 0 60.31
LG Rowe run out 6 53 35 0 0 17.14
CH Lloyd* b Ward 29 48 37 6 0 78.37
CL King c Greig b Snow 58 80 58 10 0 100.00
DL Murray b Willis 18 52 36 3 0 50.00
VA Holder b Willis 5 24 17 1 0 29.41
MA Holding lbw b Willis 4 7 8 0 0 50.00
AME Roberts b Willis 3 22 17 0 0 17.64
WW Daniel not out 0 13 10 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 6, w 1, nb 12) 23
Total (all out; 51.3 overs) 196 (3.80 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Fredericks), 2-23 (Greenidge), 3-60 (Rowe), 4-72 (Richards), 5-121 (Lloyd), 6-178 (King), 7-184 (Murray), 8-188 (Holding), 9-193 (Holder), 10-196 (Roberts)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RGD Willis 15.3 6 42 5 2.70
JA Snow 20 1 80 2 4.00
A Ward 9 2 25 2 2.77
RA Woolmer 7 0 26 0 3.71
England 2nd innings (target: 260 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
RA Woolmer lbw b Holder 37 121 83 4 0 44.57
DS Steele c †Murray b Roberts 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
FC Hayes c Richards b Roberts 0 15 10 0 0 0.00
JC Balderstone c †Murray b Roberts 4 17 12 0 0 33.33
P Willey c Roberts b Holding 45 131 85 9 0 52.94
AW Greig* not out 76 141 102 11 0 74.50
DL Underwood c †Murray b Daniel 0 15 7 0 0 0.00
APE Knott c †Murray b Daniel 2 13 9 0 0 22.22
JA Snow c Greenidge b Daniel 8 8 7 1 0 114.28
A Ward c †Murray b Holding 0 47 29 0 0 0.00
RGD Willis lbw b Holding 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 12, lb 5, w 7, nb 8) 32
Total (all out; 56 overs) 204 (3.64 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Steele), 2-12 (Hayes), 3-23 (Balderstone), 4-80 (Woolmer), 5-140 (Willey), 6-148 (Underwood), 7-150 (Knott), 8-158 (Snow), 9-204 (Ward), 10-204 (Willis)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AME Roberts 18 8 41 3 2.27
MA Holding 14 1 44 3 3.14
WW Daniel 13 0 60 3 4.61
VA Holder 11 3 27 1 2.45
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Test debuts JC Balderstone and P Willey (England)
Umpires DJ Constant and TW Spencer
Close of play
Thu, 22 Jul - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 437/9 (AME Roberts 9*, WW Daniel 1*)
Fri, 23 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 238/5 (AW Greig 89*, APE Knott 30*)
Sat, 24 Jul - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 56/2 (IVA Richards 32*, LG Rowe 4*)
Sun, 25 Jul - rest day
Mon, 26 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 146/5 (AW Greig 35*, DL Underwood 0*)
Tue, 27 Jul - day 5 - England 2nd innings 204 (56 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 12-17, 1976
West Indies won by 231 runs
England v West Indies at Leeds - Jul 22-27, 1976
West Indies won by 55 runs
England v West Indies at Manchester - Jul 8-13, 1976
West Indies won by 425 runs
England v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 17-22, 1976
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Nottingham - Jun 3-8, 1976
Match drawn
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Jul 27, 1976

Michael Holding and Viv Richards celebrate the win, England v West Indies, 4th Test, Headingley, 5th day, July 27, 1976

Michael Holding and Viv Richards celebrate the win

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Jul 23, 1976

Andy Roberts bowls, England v West Indies, fourth Test, Headingley, 23 July, 1976

Andy Roberts bowls

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