Result
3rd Test, Birmingham, Jul 4-9 1963, West Indies tour of England
216 & 278/9d
(34.3 ov, target 309)
186 & 91
England won by 217 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson  b Hall2880025.00
MJ Stewart lbw b Sobers39881242144.31
ER Dexter (c) b Sobers2950603058.00
KF Barrington  b Sobers946350019.56
DB Close lbw b Sobers551751735031.42
PJ Sharpe c Kanhai b Gibbs2364742035.93
JM Parks c †Murray b Sobers1250532024.00
FJ Titmus c Griffith b Hall2780773033.75
FS Trueman  b Griffith411120036.36
GAR Lock  b Griffith13160033.33
D Shackleton not out622271027.27
Extras(lb 6, nb 3)9
TOTAL(98.4 Ov, RR: 2.18)216
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Peter Richardson), 2-50 (Ted Dexter), 3-72 (Ken Barrington), 4-89 (Micky Stewart), 5-129 (Phil Sharpe), 6-172 (Jim Parks), 7-187 (Brian Close), 8-194 (Fred Trueman), 9-200 (Tony Lock), 10-216 (Fred Titmus)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall16.425623.3600
CC Griffith2154822.2800
GS Sobers31106051.9300
FMM Worrell1451501.0700
LR Gibbs1672811.7500
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC Hunte  b Trueman1871651025.35
MC Carew c & b Trueman40871093145.97
RB Kanhai c Lock b Shackleton3260822053.33
BF Butcher lbw b Dexter1565631023.07
JS Solomon lbw b Dexter063000.00
GS Sobers  b Trueman1926233073.07
FMM Worrell (c) b Dexter1260050.00
DL Murray not out2051561039.21
WW Hall c Sharpe b Dexter2836384077.77
CC Griffith lbw b Trueman51080050.00
LR Gibbs  b Trueman011000.00
Extras(lb 7, w 1)8
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 2.69)186
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 2-79 (Joey Carew), 3-108 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-109 (Joe Solomon), 5-128 (Basil Butcher), 6-130 (Sir Garry Sobers), 7-130 (Sir Frank Worrell), 8-178 (Sir Wes Hall), 9-186 (Sir Charlie Griffith), 10-186 (Lance Gibbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman2657552.8800
D Shackleton2196012.8500
GAR Lock21502.5000
ER Dexter2053841.9000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson c †Murray b Griffith1429361048.27
MJ Stewart c †Murray b Griffith27861050031.39
KF Barrington  b Sobers1430025.00
DB Close c Sobers b Griffith1341470031.70
ER Dexter (c)st †Murray b Gibbs571271247044.88
PJ Sharpe not out851992338042.71
JM Parks c Sobers b Gibbs516150031.25
FJ Titmus  b Gibbs021000.00
FS Trueman c Gibbs b Sobers1127008.33
GAR Lock  b Gibbs561161007048.27
Extras(b 9, lb 9, nb 1)19
TOTAL(105.2 Ov, RR: 2.63)278/9d
Did not bat: D Shackleton 
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Peter Richardson), 2-31 (Ken Barrington), 3-60 (Brian Close), 4-69 (Micky Stewart), 5-170 (Ted Dexter), 6-184 (Jim Parks), 7-184 (Fred Titmus), 8-189 (Fred Trueman), 9-278 (Tony Lock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall1614702.9300
CC Griffith2875531.9600
GS Sobers2748022.9600
FMM Worrell832803.5000
LR Gibbs26.244941.8600
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 309 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC Hunte c Barrington b Trueman59101055.55
MC Carew lbw b Shackleton1440025.00
RB Kanhai c Lock b Trueman3873823052.05
BF Butcher  b Dexter1439381035.89
GS Sobers c Sharpe b Shackleton923220039.13
JS Solomon c †Parks b Trueman1437470037.83
FMM Worrell (c)c †Parks b Trueman076000.00
DL Murray c †Parks b Trueman3760042.85
WW Hall  b Trueman044000.00
CC Griffith lbw b Trueman021000.00
LR Gibbs not out44610100.00
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL(34.3 Ov, RR: 2.63)91
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Joey Carew), 2-10 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 3-38 (Basil Butcher), 4-64 (Sir Garry Sobers), 5-78 (Rohan Kanhai), 6-80 (Sir Frank Worrell), 7-86 (Deryck Murray), 8-86 (Sir Wes Hall), 9-86 (Sir Charlie Griffith), 10-91 (Joe Solomon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman14.324473.0300
D Shackleton1743722.1700
ER Dexter31712.3300
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 545
Season1963
Match days4,5,6,8,9 July 1963 (5-day match)
Test debut
Phil Sharpe
Umpires
Charlie Elliott
Laurie Gray
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 157/5 (DB Close 41*, JM Parks 7*)
Fri, 05 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 216
Sat, 06 Jul - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 110/4 (BF Butcher 14*, GS Sobers 1*)
Sun, 07 Jul - rest day
Mon, 08 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 226/8 (PJ Sharpe 69*, GAR Lock 23*)
Tue, 09 Jul - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 91 (34.3 ov) - end of match