The Wisden Trophy - 2nd Test

West Indies v England

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
G Boycott b Hall 17 99 2 0
JH Edrich c Kanhai b Sobers 96 255 14 0
MC Cowdrey* c †Murray b Gibbs 101 345 12 0
KF Barrington c & b Holford 63 228 6 0
TW Graveney b Hall 30 106 4 0
JM Parks c Sobers b Holford 3 15 0 0
BL D'Oliveira st †Murray b Holford 0 7 0 0
FJ Titmus lbw b Hall 19 34 4 0
DJ Brown c †Murray b Hall 14 37 2 0
JA Snow b Griffith 10 35 0 0
IJ Jones not out 0 3 0 0
Extras (b 12, lb 7, nb 4) 23
Total (all out; 169.2 overs) 376 (2.22 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-49 (Boycott), 2-178 (Edrich), 3-279 (Cowdrey), 4-310 (Barrington), 5-318 (Parks), 6-318 (D'Oliveira), 7-351 (Titmus), 8-352 (Graveney), 9-376 (Brown), 10-376 (Snow)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 27 5 63 4 2.33
CC Griffith 31.2 7 72 1 2.29
GS Sobers 31 11 56 1 1.80
LR Gibbs 47 18 91 1 1.93
DAJ Holford 33 10 71 3 2.15
West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GS Camacho b Snow 5 17 1 0
DL Murray c D'Oliveira b Brown 0 14 0 0
RB Kanhai c Graveney b Snow 26 148 1 0
SM Nurse b Jones 22 88 2 0
CH Lloyd not out 34 125 2 0
GS Sobers* lbw b Snow 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
BF Butcher c †Parks b Snow 21 33 4 0
DAJ Holford c †Parks b Snow 6 8 1 0
CC Griffith c D'Oliveira b Snow 8 16 2 0
WW Hall b Snow 0 1 0 0
LR Gibbs c †Parks b Jones 0 9 0 0
Extras (b 12, lb 5, w 1, nb 3) 21
Total (all out; 48.1 overs) 143 (2.96 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Murray), 2-5 (Camacho), 3-51 (Nurse), 4-80 (Kanhai), 5-80 (Sobers), 6-120 (Butcher), 7-126 (Holford), 8-142 (Griffith), 9-142 (Hall), 10-143 (Gibbs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DJ Brown 13 1 34 1 2.61
JA Snow 21 7 49 7 2.33
IJ Jones 14.1 4 39 2 2.75
West Indies 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
GS Camacho b D'Oliveira 25 185 3 0
SM Nurse b Snow 73 159 12 0
RB Kanhai c Edrich b Jones 36 72 4 0
BF Butcher c †Parks b D'Oliveira 25 113 4 0
CH Lloyd b Brown 7 24 1 0
GS Sobers* not out 113 357 14 1
DAJ Holford lbw b Titmus 35 190 3 0
DL Murray lbw b Brown 14 30 3 0
CC Griffith lbw b Jones 14 76 1 0
WW Hall c †Parks b Jones 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
LR Gibbs not out 1 11 0 0
Extras (b 33, lb 10, nb 5) 48
Total (9 wickets dec; 135 overs) 391 (2.89 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-102 (Nurse), 2-122 (Camacho), 3-164 (Kanhai), 4-174 (Lloyd), 5-204 (Butcher), 6-314 (Holford), 7-351 (Murray), 8-388 (Griffith), 9-388 (Hall)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DJ Brown 33 9 65 2 1.96
JA Snow 27 4 91 1 3.37
IJ Jones 30 4 90 3 3.00
BL D'Oliveira 32 12 51 2 1.59
FJ Titmus 7 2 32 1 4.57
KF Barrington 6 1 14 0 2.33
England 2nd innings (target: 159 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott b Sobers 0 1 4 0 0 0.00
JH Edrich b Hall 6 38 1 0
MC Cowdrey* lbw b Sobers 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
KF Barrington lbw b Griffith 13 25 2 0
TW Graveney c Griffith b Gibbs 21 57 2 0
JM Parks lbw b Gibbs 3 32 0 0
BL D'Oliveira not out 13 41 2 0
FJ Titmus c Camacho b Gibbs 4 9 1 0
DJ Brown b Sobers 0 12 0 0
Extras (b 8) 8
Total (8 wickets; 38.5 overs) 68 (1.75 runs per over)
Did not bat JA Snow, IJ Jones
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Boycott), 2-0 (Cowdrey), 3-19 (Barrington), 4-19 (Edrich), 5-38 (Parks), 6-51 (Graveney), 7-61 (Titmus), 8-68 (Brown)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WW Hall 3 2 3 1 1.00
CC Griffith 5 2 13 1 2.60
GS Sobers 16.5 7 33 3 1.96
LR Gibbs 14 11 11 3 0.78
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Umpires HBD Jordan and D Sang Hue
Close of play
Thu, 8 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 222/2 (MC Cowdrey 69*, KF Barrington 24*)
Fri, 9 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 27/2 (RB Kanhai 5*, SM Nurse 11*)
Sat, 10 Feb - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 81/0 (GS Camacho 19*, SM Nurse 56*)
Sun, 11 Feb - rest day
Mon, 12 Feb - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 258/5 (GS Sobers 48*, DAJ Holford 14*)
Tue, 13 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 19/4 (TW Graveney 0*, JM Parks 0*)
Wed, 14 Feb - day 6 - England 2nd innings 68/8 (38.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Match extended by 1 day (75 minutes only on the 6th day to make up for the lost time due to rioting on the 4th day)
 
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Feb 12, 1968

View from the dressing-rooms after the police lobbed tear-gas into the crowd  ... without checking which way the wind was blowing, West Indies v England, 2nd Test, Kingston, February 12, 1968

View from the dressing-rooms after the police lobbed tear-gas into the crowd

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Feb 12, 1968

Players leave the field after the police lobbed tear-gas into the crowd, West Indies v England, 2nd Test, Kingston, February 12, 1968

Players leave the field after the police lobbed tear-gas into the crowd

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