• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Holford b Hall
    12
    29
    38
    1
    0
    41.37
    c †Hendriks b Griffith
    6
    15
    23
    1
    0
    40.00
    not out
    29
    54
    65
    6
    0
    53.70
    b Hall
    8
    36
    56
    0
    0
    22.22
    b Hall
    17
    17
    22
    3
    0
    100.00
    c Hall b Griffith
    88
    141
    137
    8
    4
    62.41
    lbw b Sobers
    2
    9
    11
    0
    0
    22.22
    c †Hendriks b Sobers
    6
    23
    19
    1
    0
    26.08
    c Nurse b Sobers
    49
    139
    128
    5
    2
    35.25
    c Gibbs b Sobers
    0
    5
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Holford b Sobers
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    23 (b 12, lb 11)
    TOTAL
    240 all out (78.3 Overs, RR: 3.05)
    Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Bob Barber), 1-11* (Colin Milburn, retired not out ), 2-18 (Geoff Boycott), 3-42 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-49 (Tom Graveney), 5-63 (Jim Parks), 6-83 (Fred Titmus), 7-179 (Basil D'Oliveira), 8-238 (Ken Higgs), 9-240 (Derek Underwood), 10-240 (John Snow)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    WW Hall1754732.7600
    CC Griffith1223723.0800
    GS Sobers19.344152.1000
    LR Gibbs2054902.4500
    DAJ Holford1034304.3000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 04 Aug - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 137/3 (BF Butcher 26*, SM Nurse 8*)
  • Fri, 05 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 4/0 (G Boycott 4*, RW Barber 0*)
  • Sat, 06 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 40/1 (RW Barber 22*, BL D'Oliveira 0*)
  • Sun, 07 Aug - rest day
  • Mon, 08 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 205 (71.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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