England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
PE Richardson c Walcott b Atkinson 126 278 10 0
DV Smith c †Kanhai b Worrell 1 13 0 0
TW Graveney b Smith 258 471 30 0
PBH May* lbw b Smith 104 183 14 0
MC Cowdrey run out 55 129 6 0
DW Richardson b Sobers 33 69 3 0
TG Evans not out 26 45 2 0
TE Bailey not out 3 10 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 10, w 1, nb 1) 13
Total (6 wickets dec; 212 overs) 619 (2.91 runs per over)
Did not bat JC Laker, FS Trueman, JB Statham
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Smith), 2-280 (PE Richardson), 3-487 (May), 4-510 (Graveney), 5-573 (DW Richardson), 6-609 (Cowdrey)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FMM Worrell 21 4 79 1 3.76
R Gilchrist 29 3 118 0 4.06
DS Atkinson 40 7 99 1 2.47
S Ramadhin 38 5 95 0 2.50
AL Valentine 23 4 68 0 2.95
GS Sobers 21 6 60 1 2.85
JDC Goddard 15 5 26 0 1.73
OG Smith 25 5 61 2 2.44
West Indies 1st innings R M 4s 6s
FMM Worrell not out 191 575 26 0
GS Sobers b Laker 47 163 6 0
CL Walcott c & b Laker 17 56 2 0
RB Kanhai c †Evans b Bailey 42 183 3 0
ED Weekes b Trueman 33 71 4 0
OG Smith c †Evans b Trueman 2 9 0 0
DS Atkinson c †Evans b Trueman 4 11 1 0
JDC Goddard* c May b Trueman 0 2 0 0
R Gilchrist c DW Richardson b Laker 1 15 0 0
AL Valentine b Trueman 1 5 0 0
S Ramadhin b Statham 19 46 3 0
Extras (b 5, lb 10) 15
Total (all out; 160.4 overs) 372 (2.31 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-87 (Sobers), 2-120 (Walcott), 3-229 (Kanhai), 4-295 (Weekes), 5-297 (Smith), 6-305 (Atkinson), 7-305 (Goddard), 8-314 (Gilchrist), 9-317 (Valentine), 10-372 (Ramadhin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JB Statham 28.4 9 78 1 2.72
FS Trueman 30 8 63 5 2.10
JC Laker 62 27 101 3 1.62
TE Bailey 28 9 77 1 2.75
DV Smith 12 1 38 0 3.16
West Indies 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
FMM Worrell b Statham 16 56 2 0
GS Sobers lbw b Trueman 9 39 1 0
CL Walcott c †Evans b Laker 7 34 0 0
RB Kanhai c †Evans b Trueman 28 78 4 0
ED Weekes b Statham 3 28 0 0
OG Smith b Trueman 168 416 10 3
DS Atkinson c †Evans b Statham 46 149 2 0
JDC Goddard* c †Evans b Statham 61 215 7 0
S Ramadhin b Trueman 15 24 2 0
R Gilchrist b Statham 0 12 0 0
AL Valentine not out 2 4 0 0
Extras (b 2, lb 10) 12
Total (all out; 148.2 overs) 367 (2.47 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-22 (Sobers), 2-30 (Worrell), 3-39 (Walcott), 4-56 (Weekes), 5-89 (Kanhai), 6-194 (Atkinson), 7-348 (Goddard), 8-352 (Smith), 9-365 (Ramadhin), 10-367 (Gilchrist)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JB Statham 41.2 12 118 5 2.85
FS Trueman 35 5 80 4 2.28
JC Laker 43 14 98 1 2.27
TE Bailey 12 3 22 0 1.83
DV Smith 12 5 23 0 1.91
TW Graveney 5 2 14 0 2.80
England 2nd innings (target: 121 runs) R M 4s 6s
PE Richardson c †Kanhai b Gilchrist 11 12 0 0
DV Smith not out 16 60 1 0
TW Graveney not out 28 47 4 0
Extras (b 7, lb 2) 9
Total (1 wicket; 17 overs) 64 (3.76 runs per over)
Did not bat PBH May*, MC Cowdrey, DW Richardson, TG Evans, TE Bailey, JC Laker, FS Trueman, JB Statham
Fall of wickets 1-13 (PE Richardson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FMM Worrell 7 1 27 0 3.85
R Gilchrist 7 0 21 1 3.00
DS Atkinson 1 0 1 0 1.00
JDC Goddard 1 0 2 0 2.00
CL Walcott 1 0 4 0 4.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debut DW Richardson (England)
Umpires JS Buller and FS Lee
Close of play
Thu, 4 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 360/2 (TW Graveney 188*, PBH May 40*)
Fri, 5 Jul - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 59/0 (FMM Worrell 29*, GS Sobers 24*)
Sat, 6 Jul - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 295/3 (FMM Worrell 145*, ED Weekes 33*)
Sun, 7 Jul - rest day
Mon, 8 Jul - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 175/5 (OG Smith 67*, DS Atkinson 36*)
Tue, 9 Jul - day 5 - England 2nd innings 64/1 (17 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v West Indies at The Oval - Aug 22-24, 1957
England won by an innings and 237 runs
England v West Indies at Leeds - Jul 25-27, 1957
England won by an innings and 5 runs
England v West Indies at Nottingham - Jul 4-9, 1957
Match drawn
England v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 20-22, 1957
England won by an innings and 36 runs
England v West Indies at Birmingham - May 30-Jun 4, 1957
Match drawn
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Jul 9, 1957

Collie Smith drives, England v West Indies, 3rd Test, Trent Bridge, 5th day, July 9, 1957

Collie Smith drives

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Jul 6, 1957

Frank Worrell on his way to an unbeaten 191, England v West Indies, 3rd Test, Trent Bridge, 3rd day, July 6, 1957

Frank Worrell on his way to an unbeaten 191

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