4th Test, Australia tour of West Indies at Bridgetown, May 5-11 1965
650/6d & 175/4d
(85 ov, target 253)
573 & 242/5
Match drawn
Australia 1st Innings
WM Lawry c Sobers b Solomon210---3-
RB Simpson (c) b Hall201---0-
RM Cowper  b Sobers102---0-
NCL O'Neill c Kanhai b Gibbs51---0-
BC Booth  b Gibbs5---0-
G Thomas not out27---0-
BK Shepherd lbw b Hall4---0-
NJN Hawke not out8---0-
Extras(b 10, lb 12, nb 18, w 2)42
TOTAL(189 Ov, RR: 3.43)650/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-382 (Bob Simpson), 2-522 (Bill Lawry), 3-583 (Bob Cowper), 4-604 (Brian Booth), 5-615 (Norm O'Neill), 6-631 (Barry Shepherd)
WW Hall27311724.3300
CC Griffith35313103.7400
GS Sobers37714313.8600
LR Gibbs731716822.3000
JS Solomon1414213.0000
CC Hunte31702.3300
West Indies 1st Innings
CC Hunte c Simpson b McKenzie75---0-
BA Davis  b McKenzie8---0-
RB Kanhai c Hawke b McKenzie129---0-
BF Butcher c Simpson b O'Neill9---0-
SM Nurse c Simpson b Hawke201---0-
GS Sobers (c)c †Grout b McKenzie55---0-
JS Solomon c McKenzie b Hawke1--00-
JL Hendriks retired hurt4---0-
WW Hall c Simpson b Hawke3--00-
CC Griffith run out54---2-
LR Gibbs not out3--00-
Extras(b 13, lb 12, nb 5, w 1)31
TOTAL(212 Ov, RR: 2.7)573
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Bryan Davis), 1-82* (Sir Conrad Hunte, retired not out ), 2-99 (Basil Butcher), 3-299 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-445 (Seymour Nurse), 5-448 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 6-453 (Joe Solomon), 6-470* (Jackie Hendriks, retired not out ), 7-474 (Sir Wes Hall), 8-539 (Sir Garry Sobers), 9-573 (Sir Charlie Griffith)
GD McKenzie471111442.4200
NJN Hawke491113532.7500
PI Philpott451710202.2600
NCL O'Neill26136012.3000
RB Simpson1534402.9300
RM Cowper2166403.0400
BC Booth621702.8300
BK Shepherd31602.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
WM Lawry retired hurt58---0-
RB Simpson (c)c †Nurse b Sobers5---0-
RM Cowper c & b Hall4---0-
NCL O'Neill not out74---2-
BC Booth c Sobers b Gibbs17---0-
G Thomas  b Gibbs1--00-
Extras(b 11, lb 3, nb 1, w 1)16
TOTAL(53.2 Ov, RR: 3.28)175/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Bob Simpson), 2-13 (Bob Cowper), 2-139* (Bill Lawry, retired not out ), 3-160 (Brian Booth), 4-175 (Grahame Thomas)
WW Hall803113.8700
CC Griffith703805.4200
GS Sobers20112911.4500
LR Gibbs18.236123.3200
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 253 runs)
CC Hunte c †Grout b McKenzie81---0-
BA Davis c sub b Philpott68---0-
RB Kanhai lbw b McKenzie1--00-
BF Butcher c Booth b Philpott27---0-
GS Sobers (c)not out34---0-
SM Nurse lbw b Hawke0--00-
JS Solomon not out6---0-
Extras(b 19, lb 3, nb 1, w 2)25
TOTAL(85 Ov, RR: 2.84)242/5
Fall of wickets: 1-145 (Bryan Davis), 2-146 (Rohan Kanhai), 3-183 (Basil Butcher), 4-216 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 5-217 (Seymour Nurse)
GD McKenzie2466022.5000
NJN Hawke1543712.4600
PI Philpott2477423.0800
RB Simpson941501.6600
RM Cowper841902.3700
BC Booth511202.4000
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 589
Match days5,6,7,8,10,11 May 1965 (6-day match)
Cortez Jordan
Cecil Kippins
Wed, 05 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 263/0 (WM Lawry 102*, RB Simpson 137*)
Thu, 06 May - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 583/2 (RM Cowper 102*, NCL O'Neill 29*)
Fri, 07 May - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 165/2 (RB Kanhai 80*, SM Nurse 31*)
Sat, 08 May - day 4 - West Indies 1st innings 424/3 (CC Hunte 71*, SM Nurse 183*)
Sun, 09 May - rest day
Mon, 10 May - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 139/2 (WM Lawry 58*, NCL O'Neill 56*)
Tue, 11 May - day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 242/5 (85 ov) - end of match
  • CC Hunte (1) retired hurt on 29* from 82/1 to 299/3 (struck in face when attempting to hook Hawke)
  • WM Lawry retired hurt at 139/2
  • JL Hendriks retired hurt at 470/6 (struck in the head by McKenzie)
  • SM Nurse kept wicket in the 2nd innings