Australia 1st innings R 6s
WM Lawry c Sobers b Solomon 210 3
RB Simpson* b Hall 201 0
RM Cowper b Sobers 102 0
NC O'Neill c Kanhai b Gibbs 51 0
BC Booth b Gibbs 5 0
G Thomas not out 27 0
BK Shepherd lbw b Hall 4 0
NJN Hawke not out 8 0
Extras (b 10, lb 12, w 2, nb 18) 42
Total (6 wickets dec; 189 overs) 650 (3.43 runs per over)
Did not bat PI Philpott, ATW Grout, GD McKenzie
Fall of wickets 1-382 (Simpson), 2-522 (Lawry), 3-583 (Cowper), 4-604 (Booth), 5-615 (O'Neill), 6-631 (Shepherd)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 27 3 117 2 4.33
CC Griffith 35 3 131 0 3.74
GS Sobers 37 7 143 1 3.86
LR Gibbs 73 17 168 2 2.30
JS Solomon 14 1 42 1 3.00
CC Hunte 3 1 7 0 2.33
West Indies 1st innings R 4s 6s
CC Hunte c Simpson b McKenzie 75 0
BA Davis b McKenzie 8 0
RB Kanhai c Hawke b McKenzie 129 0
BF Butcher c Simpson b O'Neill 9 0
SM Nurse c Simpson b Hawke 201 0
GS Sobers* c †Grout b McKenzie 55 0
JS Solomon c McKenzie b Hawke 1 0 0
JL Hendriks retired hurt 4 0
WW Hall c Simpson b Hawke 3 0 0
CC Griffith run out 54 2
LR Gibbs not out 3 0 0
Extras (b 13, lb 12, w 1, nb 5) 31
Total (all out; 212 overs) 573 (2.70 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Davis), 1-82* (Hunte, retired not out), 2-99 (Butcher), 3-299 (Kanhai), 4-445 (Nurse), 5-448 (Hunte), 6-453 (Solomon), 6-470* (Hendriks, retired not out), 7-474 (Hall), 8-539 (Sobers), 9-573 (Griffith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 47 11 114 4 2.42
NJN Hawke 49 11 135 3 2.75
PI Philpott 45 17 102 0 2.26
NC O'Neill 26 13 60 1 2.30
RB Simpson 15 3 44 0 2.93
RM Cowper 21 6 64 0 3.04
BC Booth 6 2 17 0 2.83
BK Shepherd 3 1 6 0 2.00
Australia 2nd innings R 4s 6s
WM Lawry retired hurt 58 0
RB Simpson* c †Nurse b Sobers 5 0
RM Cowper c & b Hall 4 0
NC O'Neill not out 74 2
BC Booth c Sobers b Gibbs 17 0
G Thomas b Gibbs 1 0 0
Extras (b 11, lb 3, w 1, nb 1) 16
Total (4 wickets dec; 53.2 overs) 175 (3.28 runs per over)
Did not bat BK Shepherd, NJN Hawke, PI Philpott, ATW Grout, GD McKenzie
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Simpson), 2-13 (Cowper), 2-139* (Lawry, retired not out), 3-160 (Booth), 4-175 (Thomas)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 8 0 31 1 3.87
CC Griffith 7 0 38 0 5.42
GS Sobers 20 11 29 1 1.45
LR Gibbs 18.2 3 61 2 3.32
West Indies 2nd innings (target: 253 runs) R 4s 6s
CC Hunte c †Grout b McKenzie 81 0
BA Davis c sub b Philpott 68 0
RB Kanhai lbw b McKenzie 1 0 0
BF Butcher c Booth b Philpott 27 0
GS Sobers* not out 34 0
SM Nurse lbw b Hawke 0 0 0
JS Solomon not out 6 0
Extras (b 19, lb 3, w 2, nb 1) 25
Total (5 wickets; 85 overs) 242 (2.84 runs per over)
Did not bat JL Hendriks, WW Hall, CC Griffith, LR Gibbs
Fall of wickets 1-145 (Davis), 2-146 (Kanhai), 3-183 (Butcher), 4-216 (Hunte), 5-217 (Nurse)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 24 6 60 2 2.50
NJN Hawke 15 4 37 1 2.46
PI Philpott 24 7 74 2 3.08
RB Simpson 9 4 15 0 1.66
RM Cowper 8 4 19 0 2.37
BC Booth 5 1 12 0 2.40
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Umpires HBD Jordan and FCP Kippins
Close of play
Wed, 5 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 263/0 (WM Lawry 102*, RB Simpson 137*)
Thu, 6 May - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 583/2 (RM Cowper 102*, NC O'Neill 29*)
Fri, 7 May - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 165/2 (RB Kanhai 80*, SM Nurse 31*)
Sat, 8 May - day 4 - West Indies 1st innings 424/3 (CC Hunte 71*, SM Nurse 183*)
Sun, 9 May - rest day
Mon, 10 May - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 139/2 (WM Lawry 58*, NC O'Neill 56*)
Tue, 11 May - day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 242/5 (85 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • CC Hunte (1) retired hurt on 29* from 82/1 to 299/3 (struck in face when attempting to hook Hawke)
  • WM Lawry retired hurt at 139/2
  • JL Hendriks retired hurt at 470/6 (struck in the head by McKenzie)
  • SM Nurse kept wicket in the 2nd innings
 
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Series Results
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - May 14-17, 1965
Australia won by 10 wickets
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - May 5-11, 1965
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Georgetown - Apr 14-20, 1965
West Indies won by 212 runs
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - Mar 26-Apr 1, 1965
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Kingston - Mar 3-8, 1965
West Indies won by 179 runs
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