Result
3rd Test, Leeds, Jul 10-15 1969, West Indies tour of England and Ireland
223 & 240
(106.2 ov, target 303)
161 & 272
England won by 30 runs
Player Of The Series
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott lbw b Sobers1220182060.00
JH Edrich lbw b Shepherd791701906046.47
PJ Sharpe c †Findlay b Holder629420020.68
JH Hampshire c †Findlay b Holder18230012.50
BL D'Oliveira c Sobers b Shepherd481341273135.82
APE Knott c †Findlay b Sobers441021352043.13
R Illingworth (c) b Shepherd1960011.11
BR Knight c Fredericks b Gibbs729191024.13
DL Underwood c †Findlay b Holder45250007.69
DJ Brown  b Holder1235360034.28
JA Snow not out11400100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1)8
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 2.27)223
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-52 (Phil Sharpe), 3-64 (John Hampshire), 4-140 (John Edrich), 5-165 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-167 (Ray Illingworth), 7-182 (Barry Knight), 8-199 (Derek Underwood), 9-217 (Alan Knott), 10-223 (David Brown)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Sobers2116823.2300
VA Holder2674841.8400
GC Shillingford702103.0000
LR Gibbs1963311.7300
JN Shepherd2484331.7900
CA Davis10202.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RC Fredericks lbw b Knight1179901013.92
GS Camacho c †Knott b Knight434410011.76
CA Davis c Underwood b Knight1838351047.36
BF Butcher  b Snow3559636059.32
GS Sobers (c)c Sharpe b Knight1334381038.23
CH Lloyd c Snow b Brown2754851150.00
TM Findlay lbw b D'Oliveira12217004.54
VA Holder  b Snow3555503063.63
LR Gibbs not out641310150.00
GC Shillingford c †Knott b Brown3970033.33
JN Shepherd absent hurt-
Extras(lb 7, nb 1)8
TOTAL(64.3 Ov, RR: 2.49)161
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Steve Camacho), 2-37 (Charlie Davis), 3-46 (Roy Fredericks), 4-80 (Sir Garry Sobers), 5-88 (Basil Butcher), 6-91 (Mike Findlay), 7-151 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 8-153 (Vanburn Holder), 9-161 (Grayson Shillingford)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Snow2045022.5000
DJ Brown7.321321.7300
BR Knight2256342.8600
BL D'Oliveira1582711.8000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott c †Findlay b Sobers021000.00
JH Edrich lbw b Sobers1562710024.19
PJ Sharpe lbw b Sobers151001170015.00
JH Hampshire lbw b Shillingford2281882027.16
BL D'Oliveira c Sobers b Davis39771074050.64
APE Knott c †Findlay b Sobers311301281023.84
R Illingworth (c)c Lloyd b Holder1968643027.94
BR Knight c Holder b Gibbs2780904033.75
DL Underwood  b Sobers1628322057.14
DJ Brown  b Shillingford341261155026.98
JA Snow not out1537571040.54
Extras(lb 5, nb 1, w 1)7
TOTAL(131.4 Ov, RR: 1.82)240
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-23 (John Edrich), 3-42 (Phil Sharpe), 4-58 (John Hampshire), 5-102 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-147 (Alan Knott), 7-147 (Ray Illingworth), 8-171 (Derek Underwood), 9-203 (Barry Knight), 10-240 (David Brown)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Sobers40184251.0500
VA Holder33136612.0000
GC Shillingford20.445622.7000
LR Gibbs2164212.0000
CA Davis1782711.5800
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 303 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RC Fredericks c Sharpe b Snow625330024.00
GS Camacho c Hampshire b Underwood7120223110035.14
CA Davis c & b Underwood2973764039.72
BF Butcher c †Knott b Underwood9114815416061.48
CH Lloyd c †Knott b Illingworth2339514058.97
GS Sobers (c) b Knight0410000.00
TM Findlay lbw b Knight16751031021.33
JN Shepherd c †Knott b Underwood063000.00
VA Holder c Sharpe b Brown1341470131.70
LR Gibbs c †Knott b Brown41070040.00
GC Shillingford not out519310026.31
Extras(lb 11, nb 3)14
TOTAL(106.2 Ov, RR: 2.55)272
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Roy Fredericks), 2-69 (Charlie Davis), 3-177 (Steve Camacho), 4-219 (Basil Butcher), 5-224 (Sir Garry Sobers), 6-228 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 7-228 (John Shepherd), 8-251 (Vanburn Holder), 9-255 (Lance Gibbs), 10-272 (Mike Findlay)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Snow2174312.0400
DJ Brown2185322.5200
BR Knight18.244722.5600
BL D'Oliveira1032202.2000
R Illingworth1453812.7100
DL Underwood22125542.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England and Ireland
Player Of The Series
Alan Knott
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 655
Season1969
Match days10,11,12,14,15 July 1969 (5-day match)
Umpires
Arthur Fagg
Charlie Elliott
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 10 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 194/7 (APE Knott 29*, DL Underwood 3*)
Fri, 11 Jul - day 2 - England 2nd innings 13/1 (JH Edrich 6*, PJ Sharpe 7*)
Sat, 12 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 214/9 (DJ Brown 24*, JA Snow 0*)
Sun, 13 Jul - rest day
Mon, 14 Jul - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 240/7 (TM Findlay 1*, VA Holder 7*)
Tue, 15 Jul - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 272 (106.2 ov) - end of match