- BATSMENRB4s6sSRc Greig b Willis4121033.33c Greig b Old25624040.32c Greig b Underwood55755173.33b Willis31322196.87st †Taylor b Underwood26683038.23c †Taylor b Old06000.00c †Taylor b Old02000.00b Underwood7171041.17run out11290037.93c Old b Hendrick10210047.61not out0000-Extras12 (lb 12)TOTAL181 all out (54 Overs, RR: 3.35)Fall of wickets: 1-4 (RC Fredericks, ), 2-65 (MLC Foster, ), 3-115 (RB Kanhai, ), 4-132 (CH Lloyd, ), 5-133 (GS Sobers, ), 6-133 (BD Julien, ), 7-158 (AI Kallicharran, ), 8-159 (KD Boyce, ), 9-181 (VA Holder, ), 10-181 (DL Murray, )
- BATSMENRB4s6sSRc Kanhai b Holder013000.00lbw b Julien31712043.66b Gibbs661176056.41c †Murray b Julien9272033.33lbw b Holder2100020.00c Sobers b Boyce48544088.88b Sobers4150026.66run out8181044.44b Boyce120050.00not out5400125.00not out120050.00Extras7 (b 1, lb 3, nb 3)TOTAL182/9 (54.3 Overs, RR: 3.33)Fall of wickets: 1-3 (G Boycott, ), 2-74 (MJ Smith, ), 3-93 (FC Hayes, ), 4-95 (KWR Fletcher, ), 5-143 (MH Denness, ), 6-157 (CM Old, ), 7-171 (RW Taylor, ), 8-176 (AW Greig, ), 9-176 (M Hendrick, )
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West Indies , elected to bat first
England led the 2-match series 1-0
Player of the match
5 September 1973 (55-over match)
- On his debut as England's captain, Denness made the highest contribution to the first of these contests to be decided by the final pair of batsmen. Sobers failed to score in his only one-day international.