Close of Play

  • Sat, 12 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 312
  • Sun, 13 Aug - rest day
  • Mon, 14 Aug - day 2 - West Indies 2nd innings 190/8 (EE Achong 22*, EA Martindale 4*)
  • Tue, 15 Aug - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 195 (71.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • The cruellest hoax

    Cricketers are renowned for practical jokes and winding up colleagues, but in August 1933 Essex's Peter Smith was the victim of something that bordered on cruel