Result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 12-17 1976, West Indies tour of England
687/8d & 182/0d
(78.4 ov, target 435)
435 & 203
West Indies won by 231 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RC Fredericks c Balderstone b Miller711371577051.82
CG Greenidge lbw b Willis01111000.00
IVA Richards  b Greig29138647238075.38
LG Rowe st †Knott b Underwood7017816710039.32
CH Lloyd (c)c †Knott b Greig8415019312056.00
CL King c Selvey b Balderstone631241426050.80
DL Murray c & b Underwood3685944042.35
VA Holder not out1323302056.52
MA Holding  b Underwood32152151213.33
Extras(b 1, lb 17, nb 9)27
TOTAL(182.5 Ov, RR: 3.75)687/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 2-159 (Roy Fredericks), 3-350 (Lawrence Rowe), 4-524 (Sir Viv Richards), 5-547 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 6-640 (Deryck Murray), 7-642 (Collis King), 8-687 (Michael Holding)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1537314.8600
MWW Selvey1506704.4600
DL Underwood60.51516532.7100
RA Woolmer904404.8800
G Miller27410613.9200
JC Balderstone1608015.0000
AW Greig3459622.8200
P Willey301103.6600
DS Steele301806.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RA Woolmer lbw b Holding843691018.60
DL Amiss  b Holding20332044328063.43
DS Steele lbw b Holding44881106050.00
JC Balderstone  b Holding0710000.00
P Willey c Fredericks b King331171575028.20
AW Greig (c) b Holding1222342054.54
DL Underwood  b Holding418280022.22
APE Knott  b Holding50651078076.92
G Miller c sub b Holder361001284036.00
MWW Selvey  b Holding011000.00
RGD Willis not out522390022.72
Extras(b 8, lb 11, nb 21)40
TOTAL(129.5 Ov, RR: 3.35)435
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Bob Woolmer), 2-147 (David Steele), 3-151 (Chris Balderstone), 4-279 (Peter Willey), 5-303 (Tony Greig), 6-323 (Derek Underwood), 7-342 (Dennis Amiss), 8-411 (Alan Knott), 9-411 (Mike Selvey), 10-435 (Geoff Miller)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts27410203.7700
MA Holding3399282.7800
VA Holder27.577512.6900
WW Daniel1013003.0000
RC Fredericks1123603.2700
IVA Richards1443002.1400
CL King733014.2800
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RC Fredericks not out861011379085.14
CG Greenidge not out859813712186.73
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 5, w 1)11
TOTAL(32 Ov, RR: 5.68)182/0d
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis704806.8500
MWW Selvey914404.8800
DL Underwood923804.2200
RA Woolmer503006.0000
AW Greig201105.5000
England 2nd Innings (target: 435 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RA Woolmer c †Murray b Holding30283960107.14
DL Amiss c Greenidge b Holding16163020100.00
DS Steele c †Murray b Holder421451835028.96
JC Balderstone  b Holding01725000.00
P Willey c Greenidge b Holder11113009.09
AW Greig (c) b Holding1420025.00
APE Knott  b Holding571721934033.13
G Miller  b Richards2450613048.00
DL Underwood c Lloyd b Roberts214190014.28
MWW Selvey not out413170030.76
RGD Willis lbw b Holding023000.00
Extras(b 15, lb 3, w 8)26
TOTAL(78.4 Ov, RR: 2.58)203
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Dennis Amiss), 2-54 (Bob Woolmer), 3-64 (Chris Balderstone), 4-77 (Peter Willey), 5-78 (Tony Greig), 6-148 (David Steele), 7-196 (Geoff Miller), 8-196 (Alan Knott), 9-202 (Derek Underwood), 10-203 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts1343712.8400
MA Holding20.465762.7500
VA Holder1452922.0700
RC Fredericks1253302.7500
IVA Richards1161111.0000
CL King62901.5000
CH Lloyd21100.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Series resultWest Indies won the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 781
Season1976
Match days12,13,14,16,17 August 1976 (5-day match)
Test debut
Geoff Miller
Umpires
Bill Alley
Dickie Bird
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Aug - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 373/3 (IVA Richards 200*, CH Lloyd 15*)
Fri, 13 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 34/0 (RA Woolmer 6*, DL Amiss 22*)
Sat, 14 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 304/5 (DL Amiss 176*, DL Underwood 1*)
Sun, 15 Aug - rest day
Mon, 16 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 43/0 (RA Woolmer 21*, DL Amiss 14*)
Tue, 17 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 203 (78.4 ov) - end of match