Matches

Tour Match: Essex v West Indians at Chelmsford - Jun 20-22, 1973

West Indians 130/3d and 137/9d; Essex 59/3d and 153/9

Match drawn

Tour Match: Hampshire v West Indians at Southampton - Jun 23-26, 1973

West Indians 354/3d and 203/3d; Hampshire 256 and 127

West Indians won by 174 runs

Tour Match: DH Robins' XI v West Indians at Eastbourne - Jun 27-29, 1973

West Indians 328 and 159; DH Robins' XI 316/8d and 172/0

DH Robins' XI won by 10 wickets

Tour Match: Nottinghamshire v West Indians at Nottingham - Jun 30-Jul 3, 1973

Nottinghamshire 223 and 292; West Indians 351/6d and 166/1

West Indians won by 9 wickets

Tour Match: Middlesex v West Indians at Lord's - Jul 4-6, 1973

Middlesex 305/8d and 155/3; West Indians 341/5d

Match drawn

Tour Match: Glamorgan v West Indians at Swansea - Jul 7-10, 1973

Glamorgan 255 and 171; West Indians 437/7d

West Indians won by an innings and 11 runs

Tour Match: Glamorgan v West Indians at Swansea - Jul 8, 1973

West Indians 247/9 (39/39 ov); Glamorgan 239/5 (39/39 ov)

West Indians won by 8 runs

Tour Match: Sussex v West Indians at Hove - Jul 14-17, 1973

Sussex 205 and 32/2; West Indians 292/8d

Match drawn

Tour Match: Kent v West Indians at Canterbury - Jul 18-20, 1973

West Indians 336/6d and 236/4d; Kent 300/5d and 136/5

Match drawn

Tour Match: Young England v West Indians at Manchester - Jul 21-24, 1973

West Indians 137/3d and 55/1; Young England 150/6d

Match drawn

1st Test: England v West Indies at The Oval - Jul 26-31, 1973

West Indies 415 and 255; England 257 and 255

West Indies won by 158 runs

Tour Match: Minor Counties v West Indians at Torquay - Aug 1-3, 1973

Minor Counties 300/8d and 242/6d; West Indians 294/8d and 202/8

Match drawn

Tour Match: Gloucestershire v West Indians at Cheltenham - Aug 4-7, 1973

Gloucestershire 213/9d and 93/7d; West Indians 197 and 104/6

Match drawn

2nd Test: England v West Indies at Birmingham - Aug 9-14, 1973

West Indies 327 and 302; England 305 and 182/2

Match drawn

Tour Match: Yorkshire v West Indians at Scarborough - Aug 18-21, 1973

Yorkshire 312/5d and 71/0; West Indians 307

Match drawn

3rd Test: England v West Indies at Lord's - Aug 23-27, 1973

West Indies 652/8d; England 233 and 193 (f/o)

West Indies won by an innings and 226 runs

Tour Match: Derbyshire v West Indians at Chesterfield - Aug 29-31, 1973

West Indians 350/4d and 154/2d; Derbyshire 203/9d and 138

West Indians won by 163 runs

Tour Match: TN Pearce's XI v West Indians at Scarborough - Sep 1-4, 1973

West Indians 274 and 177/7d; TN Pearce's XI 219/7d and 93/5

Match drawn

Tour Match: TN Pearce's XI v West Indians at Scarborough - Sep 2, 1973

TN Pearce's XI 211/8 (40/40 ov); West Indians 213/4 (35.5/40 ov)

West Indians won by 6 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)

1st ODI: England v West Indies at Leeds - Sep 5, 1973

West Indies 181 (54/55 ov); England 182/9 (54.3/55 ov)

England won by 1 wicket (with 3 balls remaining)

2nd ODI: England v West Indies at The Oval - Sep 7, 1973

England 189/9 (55/55 ov); West Indies 190/2 (42.2/55 ov)

West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)

News

1973

The start of a love affair

Third Test Match

ENGLAND v. WEST INDIES

Second Test Match

ENGLAND v. WEST INDIES

First Test

England v West Indies

Tests: England 0 West Indies 2, ODIs: England 1 West Indies 1

West Indies in England, 1973

Photos

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Garry Sobers takes a catch to dismiss Brian Luckhurst for 12 off Bernard Julien's bowling

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Garry Sobers on his way to 150*, his final Test hundred

Tour Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Sep 7, 1973
West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Leeds - Sep 5, 1973
England won by 1 wicket (with 3 balls remaining)
Pearce's XI v West Indians at Scarborough - Sep 1-4, 1973
Match drawn
Pearce's XI v West Indians at Scarborough - Sep 2, 1973
West Indians won by 6 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
Derbyshire v West Indians at Chesterfield - Aug 29-31, 1973
West Indians won by 163 runs
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