Close of Play

  • Thu, 18 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 20/1 (RW Barber 11*, JH Edrich 5*)
  • Fri, 19 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 330/7 (TW Graveney 132*, JT Murray 81*)
  • Sat, 20 Aug - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 135/4 (SM Nurse 41*, DAJ Holford 5*)
  • Sun, 21 Aug - rest day
  • Mon, 22 Aug - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 225 (85.1 ov) - end of match

West Indies tour of England 1966 News

  • Colin Milburn's summer of '66

    Fifty years ago, with the whole of England gripped by football fever, cricket fans were falling for the unlikely charms of an 18-stone slogger

  • Float like a butterfly, sip like it's tea

    The secret of Muhammad Ali's success

  • Sobers the supreme

    Sir Garry Sobers is one of the indisputable greats of world cricket, but this - arguably - was his finest hour yet. Standing high above the West Indies team as their captain, Sobers, who in this match made the top score, 174, and took eight wickets for 80