Result
1st Test, Port of Spain, Feb 13-18 1981, England tour of West Indies
426/9d
(f/o)
178 & 169 (99 ov)
West Indies won by an innings and 79 runs
Player Of The Match
West Indies
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge c Botham b Emburey8419122312043.97
DL Haynes c & b Emburey9619928610048.24
IVA Richards c Gower b Miller2961844047.54
EH Mattis c Miller b Emburey052000.00
HA Gomes c †Downton b Old56183008.19
CH Lloyd (c) b Emburey641481939043.24
DA Murray c Botham b Emburey46891135051.68
AME Roberts not out5075843466.66
MA Holding lbw b Botham2638440268.42
J Garner lbw b Botham44600100.00
CEH Croft not out414161028.57
Extras(lb 15, nb 3)18
TOTAL(147 Ov, RR: 2.89)426/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-168 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 2-203 (Desmond Haynes), 3-203 (Everton Mattis), 4-215 (Sir Viv Richards), 5-257 (Larry Gomes), 6-332 (David Murray), 7-348 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 8-383 (Michael Holding), 9-393 (Joel Garner)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GR Dilley2847302.6000
IT Botham28611324.0300
CM Old1644913.0600
JE Emburey521612452.3800
G Miller1844212.3300
GA Gooch20301.5000
P Willey31401.3300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch  b Roberts411201834034.16
G Boycott c Richards b Croft3038554078.94
BC Rose c Haynes b Garner1038491026.31
DI Gower lbw b Croft481401885034.28
G Miller c †Murray b Croft318240016.66
IT Botham (c)lbw b Croft025000.00
P Willey lbw b Garner1319302068.42
PR Downton  b Gomes422290018.18
JE Emburey not out1756562030.35
GR Dilley  b Croft01222000.00
CM Old  b Roberts16170016.66
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 3)11
TOTAL(78 Ov, RR: 2.28)178
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-63 (Brian Rose), 3-110 (Graham Gooch), 4-121 (Geoff Miller), 5-127 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-143 (Peter Willey), 7-151 (Paul Downton), 8-163 (David Gower), 9-167 (Graham Dilley), 10-178 (Chris Old)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts1334123.1500
MA Holding1132902.6300
CEH Croft2264051.8100
J Garner2383721.6000
IVA Richards721602.2800
HA Gomes21412.0000
England 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch lbw b Holding530340016.66
G Boycott c Haynes b Holding702293077030.56
BC Rose c †Murray b Holding5891062.50
DI Gower c †Murray b Roberts271031413026.21
G Miller c Greenidge b Croft822301036.36
IT Botham (c)c Holding b Richards1661591026.22
P Willey c Lloyd b Garner21701041030.00
PR Downton c Lloyd b Roberts547570010.63
JE Emburey  b Roberts1148007.14
GR Dilley not out11519006.66
CM Old c sub b Garner011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 6)10
TOTAL(99 Ov, RR: 1.7)169
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Graham Gooch), 2-25 (Brian Rose), 3-86 (David Gower), 4-103 (Geoff Miller), 5-134 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-142 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 7-163 (Paul Downton), 8-167 (John Emburey), 9-169 (Peter Willey), 10-169 (Chris Old)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts2174131.9500
MA Holding1863832.1100
CEH Croft1652611.6200
J Garner25103121.2400
IVA Richards106910.9000
HA Gomes941401.5500
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Player Of The Match
Colin Croft
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 896
Season1980/81
Match days13,14,16,17,18 February 1981 (5-day match)
Test debut
Everton Mattis
Paul Downton
Umpires
Douglas Sang Hue
Clyde Cumberbatch
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 144/0 (CG Greenidge 70*, DL Haynes 68*)
Sat, 14 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 365/7 (AME Roberts 15*, MA Holding 12*)
Sun, 15 Feb - rest day
Mon, 16 Feb - day 3 - England 1st innings 159/7 (DI Gower 47*, JE Emburey 4*)
Tue, 17 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 65/2 (G Boycott 29*, DI Gower 21*)
Wed, 18 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 169 (99 ov) - end of match