1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 14-18 1984, West Indies tour of England
(76.5 ov)
191 & 235
West Indies won by an innings and 180 runs
Player Of The Match
West Indies
England 1st Innings
G Fowler c †Dujon b Garner098000.00
TA Lloyd retired hurt1017301058.82
DW Randall  b Garner036000.00
DI Gower (c)c Harper b Holding1049671020.40
AJ Lamb c Lloyd b Baptiste1532412046.87
IT Botham c Garner b Harper648214410078.04
G Miller c †Dujon b Garner2242434052.38
DR Pringle c †Dujon b Holding47111057.14
PR Downton lbw b Garner331011123032.67
NGB Cook c Lloyd b Marshall215160013.33
RGD Willis not out1012221083.33
Extras(b 8, lb 5, nb 8)21
TOTAL(59.3 Ov, RR: 3.21)191
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Graeme Fowler), 2-5 (Derek Randall), 2-20* (Andy Lloyd, retired not out ), 3-45 (Allan Lamb), 4-49 (David Gower), 5-89 (Geoff Miller), 6-103 (Derek Pringle), 7-168 (Sir Ian Botham), 8-173 (Nick Cook), 9-191 (Paul Downton)
MD Marshall1443712.6400
J Garner14.325343.6500
MA Holding1644422.7500
EAE Baptiste1132812.5400
RA Harper41812.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
CG Greenidge lbw b Willis1947523040.42
DL Haynes lbw b Willis824381033.33
HA Gomes c Miller b Pringle14327938116051.25
IVA Richards c Randall b Cook11715420817175.97
PJL Dujon c Gower b Miller2351622045.09
CH Lloyd (c)c Pringle b Botham71891108079.77
MD Marshall lbw b Pringle2580040.00
RA Harper  b Pringle1431453045.16
EAE Baptiste not out8713116011066.41
MA Holding c Willis b Pringle69801148486.25
J Garner c Lamb b Pringle063000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 17, nb 28, w 2)53
TOTAL(143 Ov, RR: 4.23)606
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Desmond Haynes), 2-35 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 3-241 (Sir Viv Richards), 4-294 (Jeff Dujon), 5-418 (Larry Gomes), 6-418 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 7-421 (Malcolm Marshall), 8-455 (Roger Harper), 9-605 (Michael Holding), 10-606 (Joel Garner)
RGD Willis25310824.3200
IT Botham34712713.7300
DR Pringle31510853.4800
NGB Cook38612713.3400
G Miller1518315.5300
England 2nd Innings
G Fowler lbw b Garner740450017.50
PR Downton c Greenidge b Harper561872753029.94
DW Randall c Lloyd b Garner1990011.11
DI Gower (c)c †Dujon b Garner1217151070.58
AJ Lamb c Richards b Marshall1332501040.62
IT Botham lbw b Garner3866804157.57
G Miller c Harper b Marshall11101210110.00
DR Pringle not out4688995052.27
NGB Cook run out912171075.00
RGD Willis c †Dujon b Garner22132630169.23
TA Lloyd absent hurt-
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 10, w 4)20
TOTAL(76.5 Ov, RR: 3.05)235
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Graeme Fowler), 2-21 (Derek Randall), 3-37 (David Gower), 4-65 (Allan Lamb), 5-127 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-138 (Geoff Miller), 7-181 (Paul Downton), 8-193 (Nick Cook), 9-235 (Bob Willis)
MD Marshall2376522.8200
J Garner23.575552.3000
MA Holding1232902.4100
EAE Baptiste511803.6000
RA Harper1334813.6900
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Player Of The Match
Larry Gomes
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 989
Match days14,15,16,18 June 1984 (5-day match)
Test debut
Andy Lloyd
Barrie Meyer
Dickie Bird
Thu, 14 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 53/2 (HA Gomes 4*, IVA Richards 14*)
Fri, 15 Jun - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 421/7 (RA Harper 0*)
Sat, 16 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 112/4 (PR Downton 34*, IT Botham 30*)
Sun, 17 Jun - rest day
Mon, 18 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 235 (76.5 ov) - end of match
Day 2
  • IVA Richards passes 5000 runs, the 4th WI batsman to do so.
Day 1
  • TA Lloyd retired hurt at 20/2 (struck on the helmet around the temple by a ball from Marshall). He was hospitalised for several days with blurred vision, and did not play again until 1985. This was also his only Test appearance.
  • TA Lloyd became the first Shropshire-born cricketer to play for England