1st Test, Lord's, Jun 24-27 1939, West Indies tour of England
277 & 225
(17.7 ov, target 99)
404/5d & 100/2
England won by 8 wickets
West Indies 1st Innings
RS Grant (c)c Compton b Copson22---0-
JB Stollmeyer  b Bowes59--30-
GA Headley c †Wood b Copson106-250130-
JED Sealy c †Wood b Wright13---0-
KH Weekes c Gimblett b Copson20---0-
LN Constantine lbw b Copson14---0-
JH Cameron c Hutton b Bowes1--00-
IM Barrow lbw b Copson2--00-
EA Martindale lbw b Wright22---1-
LG Hylton not out2--00-
CB Clarke  b Bowes1--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 9, nb 3)15
TOTAL(81.4 Ov, RR: 2.54)277
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Rolph Grant), 2-147 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 3-180 (Derek Sealy), 4-226 (Bam Bam Weekes), 5-245 (Baron Constantine), 6-250 (John Cameron), 7-250 (George Headley), 8-261 (Ivan Barrow), 9-276 (Manny Martindale), 10-277 (Bertie Clarke)
WE Bowes28.458632.2600
WH Copson2428552.6500
DVP Wright1315723.2800
H Verity1633401.5900
England 1st Innings
L Hutton c Grant b Hylton196-335210-
H Gimblett  b Cameron22---0-
E Paynter c †Barrow b Cameron34---0-
WR Hammond (c)c Grant b Cameron14---0-
DCS Compton c Stollmeyer b Clarke120-140160-
J Hardstaffjnr not out3--00-
A Wood not out0--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 6, w 1)15
TOTAL(95 Ov, RR: 3.18)404/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Harold Gimblett), 2-119 (Eddie Paynter), 3-147 (Wally Hammond), 4-395 (Denis Compton), 5-402 (Sir Leonard Hutton)
EA Martindale2028603.2200
LG Hylton2449813.0600
LN Constantine1306703.8600
JH Cameron2666631.9000
CB Clarke602813.5000
JED Sealy302105.2500
RS Grant302305.7500
West Indies 2nd Innings
RS Grant (c) b Bowes23---0-
JB Stollmeyer c Verity b Copson0--00-
GA Headley c Hutton b Wright107-23080-
JED Sealy c †Wood b Copson29---1-
KH Weekes c †Wood b Verity16---0-
LN Constantine c Hammond b Verity17---0-
JH Cameron c & b Wright0--00-
IM Barrow not out6---0-
EA Martindale c Bowes b Wright3--00-
LG Hylton c Hardstaff b Copson13---0-
CB Clarke c & b Copson0--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 4, w 1)11
TOTAL(69.4 Ov, RR: 2.42)225
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 2-42 (Rolph Grant), 3-105 (Derek Sealy), 4-154 (Bam Bam Weekes), 5-190 (Baron Constantine), 6-199 (John Cameron), 7-200 (George Headley), 8-204 (Manny Martindale), 9-225 (Leslie Hylton), 10-225 (Bertie Clarke)
WE Bowes1974411.7300
WH Copson16.426743.0400
DVP Wright1707533.3000
H Verity1442021.0700
DCS Compton30802.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 99 runs)
L Hutton  b Hylton16---0-
H Gimblett  b Martindale20---1-
E Paynter not out32---0-
WR Hammond (c)not out30---0-
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(17.7 Ov, RR: 4.19)100/2
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-39 (Harold Gimblett)
EA Martindale7.705114.8500
LG Hylton713613.8500
LN Constantine301102.7500
Lord's, London
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 272
Match days24,26,27 June 1939 (3-day match)
Test debut
Bill Copson
Jeffrey Stollmeyer
Bam Bam Weekes
John Cameron
Bertie Clarke
Tiger Smith
Fanny Walden
Balls per over8
Sat, 24 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 11/0 (L Hutton 4*, H Gimblett 5*)
Sun, 25 Jun - rest day
Mon, 26 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 404/5 (J Hardstaff 3*, A Wood 0*)
Tue, 27 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 100/2 (17.7 ov) - end of match