Result
4th Test, Port of Spain, Mar 14-19 1968, England tour of West Indies
526/7d & 92/2d
(52.4 ov, target 215)
404 & 215/3
England won by 7 wickets
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GS Camacho c †Knott b Brown87-174110-
MC Carew c Lock b Brown36-14950-
SM Nurse c Edrich b Barrington136-331120-
RB Kanhai c Barrington b Lock153-300181-
CH Lloyd  b Jones43-7350-
GS Sobers (c)c Jones b Brown48-7760-
BF Butcher not out7-2510-
WV Rodriguez  b Jones0-200-
DL Murray not out5-1400-
Extras(lb 6, nb 5)11
TOTAL(133 Ov, RR: 3.95)526/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-119 (Joey Carew), 2-142 (Steve Camacho), 3-415 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-421 (Seymour Nurse), 5-506 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 6-513 (Sir Garry Sobers), 7-514 (Willie Rodriguez)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DJ Brown27210733.9600
JA Snow2036803.4000
IJ Jones29110823.7200
BL D'Oliveira1526204.1300
GAR Lock32312914.0300
KF Barrington1024114.1000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JH Edrich c Lloyd b Carew32-10450-
G Boycott c Nurse b Rodriguez62-16190-
MC Cowdrey (c)c †Murray b Butcher148-271210-
KF Barrington lbw b Gibbs48-13830-
TW Graveney c †Murray b Rodriguez8-1310-
BL D'Oliveira  b Rodriguez0-200-
APE Knott not out69-13970-
JA Snow  b Butcher0-600-
DJ Brown c †Murray b Butcher0-100-
GAR Lock lbw b Butcher3-400-
IJ Jones  b Butcher1-2800-
Extras(b 13, lb 11, nb 7, w 2)33
TOTAL(175.4 Ov, RR: 2.29)404
Fall of wickets: 1-86 (John Edrich), 2-112 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 3-245 (Ken Barrington), 4-260 (Tom Graveney), 5-260 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-373 (Colin Cowdrey), 7-377 (John Snow), 8-377 (David Brown), 9-381 (Tony Lock), 10-404 (Jeff Jones)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Sobers3688702.4100
CC Griffith31702.3300
LR Gibbs57246811.1900
WV Rodriguez35414534.1400
MC Carew25182310.9200
BF Butcher13.423452.4800
CH Lloyd42701.7500
SM Nurse22000.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GS Camacho c Graveney b Snow31-12030-
MC Carew not out40-16530-
SM Nurse run out9-2800-
RB Kanhai not out2-1300-
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 2)10
TOTAL(30 Ov, RR: 3.06)92/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-66 (Steve Camacho), 2-88 (Seymour Nurse)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DJ Brown1023303.3000
JA Snow902913.2200
IJ Jones1122001.8100
England 2nd Innings (target: 215 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JH Edrich  b Rodriguez29-5330-
G Boycott not out80-16270-
MC Cowdrey (c)c Sobers b Gibbs71-75100-
TW Graveney  b Gibbs2-600-
BL D'Oliveira not out12-2200-
Extras(b 11, lb 6, nb 4)21
TOTAL(52.4 Ov, RR: 4.08)215/3
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (John Edrich), 2-173 (Colin Cowdrey), 3-182 (Tom Graveney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Sobers1404803.4200
LR Gibbs16.417624.5600
WV Rodriguez1013413.4000
MC Carew721902.7100
BF Butcher511703.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 635
Season1967/68
Match days14,15,16,18,19 March 1968 (5-day match)
Umpires
Douglas Sang Hue
Ralph Gosein
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 14 Mar - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 168/2 (SM Nurse 23*, RB Kanhai 16*)
Fri, 15 Mar - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 479/4 (CH Lloyd 27*, GS Sobers 29*)
Sat, 16 Mar - day 3 - England 1st innings 204/2 (MC Cowdrey 61*, KF Barrington 28*)
Sun, 17 Mar - rest day
Mon, 18 Mar - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 6/0 (GS Camacho 5*, MC Carew 1*)
Tue, 19 Mar - day 5 - England 2nd innings 215/3 (52.4 ov) - end of match