The Wisden Trophy - 1st Test

West Indies v England

West Indies won by an innings and 79 runs

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CG Greenidge c Botham b Emburey 84 223 191 12 0 43.97
DL Haynes c & b Emburey 96 286 199 10 0 48.24
IVA Richards c Gower b Miller 29 84 61 4 0 47.54
EH Mattis c Miller b Emburey 0 2 5 0 0 0.00
HA Gomes c †Downton b Old 5 83 61 0 0 8.19
CH Lloyd* b Emburey 64 193 148 9 0 43.24
DA Murray c Botham b Emburey 46 113 89 5 0 51.68
AME Roberts not out 50 84 75 3 4 66.66
MA Holding lbw b Botham 26 44 38 0 2 68.42
J Garner lbw b Botham 4 6 4 0 0 100.00
CEH Croft not out 4 16 14 1 0 28.57
Extras (lb 15, nb 3) 18
Total (9 wickets dec; 147 overs) 426 (2.89 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-168 (Greenidge), 2-203 (Haynes), 3-203 (Mattis), 4-215 (Richards), 5-257 (Gomes), 6-332 (Murray), 7-348 (Lloyd), 8-383 (Holding), 9-393 (Garner)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GR Dilley 28 4 73 0 2.60
IT Botham 28 6 113 2 4.03
CM Old 16 4 49 1 3.06
JE Emburey 52 16 124 5 2.38
G Miller 18 4 42 1 2.33
GA Gooch 2 0 3 0 1.50
P Willey 3 1 4 0 1.33
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch b Roberts 41 183 120 4 0 34.16
G Boycott c Richards b Croft 30 55 38 4 0 78.94
BC Rose c Haynes b Garner 10 49 38 1 0 26.31
DI Gower lbw b Croft 48 188 140 5 0 34.28
G Miller c †Murray b Croft 3 24 18 0 0 16.66
IT Botham* lbw b Croft 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
P Willey lbw b Garner 13 30 19 2 0 68.42
PR Downton b Gomes 4 29 22 0 0 18.18
JE Emburey not out 17 56 56 2 0 30.35
GR Dilley b Croft 0 22 12 0 0 0.00
CM Old b Roberts 1 17 6 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 4, lb 4, nb 3) 11
Total (all out; 78 overs) 178 (2.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-45 (Boycott), 2-63 (Rose), 3-110 (Gooch), 4-121 (Miller), 5-127 (Botham), 6-143 (Willey), 7-151 (Downton), 8-163 (Gower), 9-167 (Dilley), 10-178 (Old)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AME Roberts 13 3 41 2 3.15
MA Holding 11 3 29 0 2.63
CEH Croft 22 6 40 5 1.81
J Garner 23 8 37 2 1.60
IVA Richards 7 2 16 0 2.28
HA Gomes 2 1 4 1 2.00
England 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch lbw b Holding 5 34 30 0 0 16.66
G Boycott c Haynes b Holding 70 307 229 7 0 30.56
BC Rose c †Murray b Holding 5 9 8 1 0 62.50
DI Gower c †Murray b Roberts 27 141 103 3 0 26.21
G Miller c Greenidge b Croft 8 30 22 1 0 36.36
IT Botham* c Holding b Richards 16 59 61 1 0 26.22
P Willey c Lloyd b Garner 21 104 70 1 0 30.00
PR Downton c Lloyd b Roberts 5 57 47 0 0 10.63
JE Emburey b Roberts 1 8 14 0 0 7.14
GR Dilley not out 1 19 15 0 0 6.66
CM Old c sub b Garner 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 6) 10
Total (all out; 99 overs) 169 (1.70 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-19 (Gooch), 2-25 (Rose), 3-86 (Gower), 4-103 (Miller), 5-134 (Botham), 6-142 (Boycott), 7-163 (Downton), 8-167 (Emburey), 9-169 (Willey), 10-169 (Old)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AME Roberts 21 7 41 3 1.95
MA Holding 18 6 38 3 2.11
CEH Croft 16 5 26 1 1.62
J Garner 25 10 31 2 1.24
IVA Richards 10 6 9 1 0.90
HA Gomes 9 4 14 0 1.55
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts PR Downton (England); EH Mattis (West Indies)
Player of the match CEH Croft (West Indies)
Umpires CE Cumberbatch and D Sang Hue
Close of play
Fri, 13 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 144/0 (CG Greenidge 70*, DL Haynes 68*)
Sat, 14 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 365/7 (AME Roberts 15*, MA Holding 12*)
Sun, 15 Feb - rest day
Mon, 16 Feb - day 3 - England 1st innings 159/7 (DI Gower 47*, JE Emburey 4*)
Tue, 17 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 65/2 (G Boycott 29*, DI Gower 21*)
Wed, 18 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 169 (99 ov) - end of match
 
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Match drawn
West Indies v England at St John's - Mar 27-Apr 1, 1981
Match drawn
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Mar 13-18, 1981
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West Indies v England at Georgetown - Feb 28-Mar 5, 1981
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West Indies v England at Port of Spain - Feb 13-18, 1981
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