1st Test, West Indies tour of England at Manchester, Jun 2-4 1966
(108 ov)
167 & 277 (f/o)
West Indies won by an innings and 40 runs
Batsman Of The Match
West Indies
West Indies 1st Innings
CC Hunte c Smith b Higgs13527929719048.38
EDAS McMorris c Russell b Higgs1150531022.00
RB Kanhai  b Higgs056000.00
BF Butcher c †Parks b Titmus4495856046.31
SM Nurse  b Titmus4972855068.05
GS Sobers (c)c Cowdrey b Titmus16124124426166.80
DAJ Holford c Smith b Allen321161352027.58
DW Allan lbw b Titmus11511006.66
CC Griffith lbw b Titmus30302950100.00
WW Hall  b Allen11111009.09
LR Gibbs not out1220050.00
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 1)19
TOTAL(153.1 Ov, RR: 3.15)484
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Easton McMorris), 2-42 (Rohan Kanhai), 3-116 (Basil Butcher), 4-215 (Seymour Nurse), 5-283 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 6-410 (David Holford), 7-411 (David Allan), 8-471 (Sir Charlie Griffith), 9-482 (Sir Garry Sobers), 10-484 (Sir Wes Hall)
IJ Jones28610003.5700
DJ Brown2848403.0000
K Higgs3159433.0300
DA Allen31.1810423.3300
FJ Titmus35108352.3700
England 1st Innings
C Milburn run out0814000.00
WE Russell c Sobers b Gibbs2669923037.68
KF Barrington c & b Griffith510130050.00
MC Cowdrey c & b Gibbs1236391033.33
MJK Smith (c)c Butcher b Gibbs527911018.51
JM Parks c Nurse b Holford431141086037.71
FJ Titmus  b Holford15121130125.00
DA Allen c Sobers b Gibbs3763617058.73
DJ Brown  b Gibbs1464451021.87
K Higgs c Sobers b Holford12215004.54
IJ Jones not out01912000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 4)9
TOTAL(74.1 Ov, RR: 2.25)167
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Colin Milburn), 2-24 (Ken Barrington), 3-42 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-48 (Eric Russell), 5-65 (Mike Smith), 6-85 (Fred Titmus), 7-143 (Jim Parks), 8-153 (David Allen), 9-163 (Ken Higgs), 10-167 (David Brown)
WW Hall1464303.0700
CC Griffith1032812.8000
GS Sobers711602.2800
LR Gibbs28.1133751.3100
DAJ Holford1543432.2600
England 2nd Innings (following on)
C Milburn  b Gibbs9413615212269.11
WE Russell  b Griffith2049641040.81
KF Barrington c Nurse b Holford3065694046.15
MC Cowdrey c Butcher b Sobers691841318037.50
MJK Smith (c) b Gibbs635261017.14
JM Parks c & b Sobers1134191032.35
FJ Titmus c Butcher b Sobers1223141052.17
DA Allen c †Allan b Gibbs1920011.11
DJ Brown c Sobers b Gibbs1082602012.19
K Higgs st †Allan b Gibbs532190015.62
IJ Jones not out065000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 1, nb 7)19
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Eric Russell), 2-142 (Ken Barrington), 3-166 (Colin Milburn), 4-184 (Mike Smith), 5-203 (Jim Parks), 6-217 (Fred Titmus), 7-218 (David Allen), 8-268 (Colin Cowdrey), 9-276 (David Brown), 10-277 (Ken Higgs)
WW Hall502805.6000
CC Griffith612514.1600
GS Sobers42118732.0700
LR Gibbs41166951.6800
DAJ Holford1424913.5000
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 605
Match days2,3,4 June 1966 (5-day match)
Test debut
Colin Milburn
David Holford
Charlie Elliott
Syd Buller
Thu, 02 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 343/5 (GS Sobers 83*, DAJ Holford 6*)
Fri, 03 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 163/8 (DJ Brown 10*, K Higgs 1*)
Sat, 04 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 277 (108 ov) - end of match