Result
1st Test, Manchester, Jun 8-12 1950, West Indies tour of England
312 & 288
(81.2 ov, target 386)
215 & 183
England won by 202 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton  b Valentine39-7330-
RT Simpson c Goddard b Valentine27-8610-
WJ Edrich c Gomez b Valentine7-1910-
GHG Doggart c Rae b Valentine29-3950-
HE Dollery c Gomez b Valentine8-2110-
NWD Yardley (c)c Gomez b Valentine0-400-
TE Bailey not out82-213100-
TG Evans c & b Valentine104-142160-
JC Laker  b Valentine4-810-
WE Hollies c Weekes b Ramadhin035000.00
R Berry  b Ramadhin0-400-
Extras(b 8, lb 3, nb 1)12
TOTAL(128.3 Ov, RR: 2.42)312
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Bill Edrich), 2-74 (Reg Simpson), 3-79 (Hubert Doggart), 4-83 (Norman Yardley), 5-88 (Tom Dollery), 6-249 (Godfrey Evans), 7-293 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 8-301 (Jim Laker), 9-308 (Eric Hollies), 10-312 (Bob Berry)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HHH Johnson1031801.8000
GE Gomez1012902.9000
AL Valentine501410482.0800
S Ramadhin39.3129022.2700
JDC Goddard1514603.0600
FMM Worrell411303.2500
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AF Rae c Doggart b Berry14-8420-
JB Stollmeyer lbw b Hollies43-10940-
FMM Worrell st †Evans b Berry15-2520-
ED Weekes c sub b Bailey52-10380-
CL Walcott c †Evans b Berry13-2320-
RJ Christiani lbw b Berry17-4530-
GE Gomez c Berry b Hollies35-5930-
JDC Goddard (c)run out7-1810-
HHH Johnson c Dollery b Hollies8-501-
S Ramadhin not out4-610-
AL Valentine c & b Berry0-300-
Extras(lb 6, nb 1)7
TOTAL(93.5 Ov, RR: 2.29)215
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Allan Rae), 2-74 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 3-74 (Sir Frank Worrell), 4-94 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 5-146 (Robert Christiani), 6-178 (Sir Everton Weekes), 7-201 (John Goddard), 8-211 (Hines Johnson), 9-211 (Gerry Gomez), 10-215 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TE Bailey1022812.8000
WJ Edrich21402.0000
WE Hollies33137032.1200
JC Laker1754302.5200
R Berry31.5136351.9700
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RT Simpson c Weekes b Gomez062000.00
WJ Edrich c Weekes b Ramadhin71-169100-
GHG Doggart c Goddard b Valentine22-3740-
HE Dollery c Gomez b Valentine0-900-
NWD Yardley (c)lbw b Gomez25-5830-
TE Bailey run out33-12630-
TG Evans c Worrell b Ramadhin15-1600-
L Hutton c & b Worrell45-11670-
JC Laker c Stollmeyer b Valentine40-7850-
WE Hollies c †Walcott b Worrell3-2100-
R Berry not out4-610-
Extras(b 17, lb 12, nb 1)30
TOTAL(141.5 Ov, RR: 2.03)288
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Reg Simpson), 2-31 (Hubert Doggart), 3-43 (Tom Dollery), 4-106 (Norman Yardley), 5-131 (Bill Edrich), 6-151 (Godfrey Evans), 7-200 (Trevor Bailey), 8-266 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 9-284 (Jim Laker), 10-288 (Eric Hollies)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GE Gomez25124721.8800
CL Walcott411203.0000
AL Valentine562210031.7800
S Ramadhin42177721.8300
JDC Goddard931201.3300
FMM Worrell5.511021.7100
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 386 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AF Rae c Doggart b Hollies10-2710-
JB Stollmeyer c sub b Laker78-16390-
FMM Worrell st †Evans b Hollies28-5140-
ED Weekes lbw b Hollies1-900-
CL Walcott  b Berry9-2810-
RJ Christiani c Yardley b Hollies6-1510-
GE Gomez st †Evans b Berry8-1620-
JDC Goddard (c)not out16-3620-
HHH Johnson  b Berry22-1831-
S Ramadhin  b Berry0-100-
AL Valentine c Bailey b Hollies0-600-
Extras(b 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(81.2 Ov, RR: 2.25)183
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Allan Rae), 2-68 (Sir Frank Worrell), 3-80 (Sir Everton Weekes), 4-113 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 5-126 (Robert Christiani), 6-141 (Gerry Gomez), 7-146 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 8-178 (Hines Johnson), 9-178 (Sonny Ramadhin), 10-183 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TE Bailey31903.0000
WJ Edrich311003.3300
WE Hollies35.2116351.7800
JC Laker1444313.0700
R Berry26125342.0300
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 323
Season1950
Match days8,9,10,12 June 1950 (5-day match)
Test debut
Hubert Doggart
Bob Berry
Sonny Ramadhin
Alf Valentine
Umpires
Dai Davies
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 17/0 (AF Rae 8*, JB Stollmeyer 8*)
Fri, 09 Jun - day 2 - England 2nd innings 108/4 (WJ Edrich 56*, TE Bailey 0*)
Sat, 10 Jun - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 122/4 (JB Stollmeyer 67*, RJ Christiani 2*)
Sun, 11 Jun - rest day
Mon, 12 Jun - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 183 (81.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • L Hutton (1) retired hurt on 15* from 22/0 to 249/6