result
5th Test, Port of Spain, Mar 30 - Apr 5 1974, England tour of West Indies
267 & 263
(88.3 ov, target 226)305 & 199
England won by 26 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott c †Murray b Julien9934038413029.11
Dennis Amiss c †Kanhai b Sobers441481715029.72
Mike Denness (c)c Fredericks b Ali1350302026.00
Keith Fletcher c Kanhai b Gibbs626200023.07
Tony Greig lbw b Gibbs1930303063.33
Frank Hayes c Rowe b Ali241071192022.42
Alan Knott not out 33801132041.25
Jack Birkenshaw c Lloyd b Julien811152072.72
Geoff Arnold run out 619171031.57
Pat Pocock c Lloyd b Ali026000.00
Derek Underwood  b Gibbs4631066.66
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 6)11
TOTAL(135.3 Ov, RR: 1.97)267
Fall of wickets: 1-83 (Dennis Amiss), 2-114 (Mike Denness), 3-133 (Keith Fletcher), 4-165 (Tony Greig), 5-204 (Frank Hayes), 6-212 (Geoff Boycott), 7-244 (Jack Birkenshaw), 8-257 (Geoff Arnold), 9-260 (Pat Pocock), 10-267 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Boyce1031401.40---00
Bernard Julien2183521.66---00
Garry Sobers31164411.41---00
Inshan Ali35128632.45---00
Lance Gibbs34.3107032.02---00
Clive Lloyd42701.75---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks c Fletcher b Pocock671231438054.47
Lawrence Rowe c Boycott b Greig12334043710136.17
Alvin Kallicharran c & b Pocock01420000.00
Clive Lloyd c †Knott b Greig521221516142.62
Garry Sobers c Birkenshaw b Greig032000.00
Rohan Kanhai (c)c & b Greig2690033.33
Deryck Murray c Pocock b Greig213140015.38
Bernard Julien c Birkenshaw b Greig1738432044.73
Keith Boyce c Pocock b Greig1938381050.00
Inshan Ali lbw b Greig56121083.33
Lance Gibbs not out 059000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 4, nb 3)18
TOTAL(117.1 Ov, RR: 2.60)305
Fall of wickets: 1-110 (Roy Fredericks), 2-122 (Alvin Kallicharran), 3-224 (Clive Lloyd), 4-224 (Garry Sobers), 5-226 (Rohan Kanhai), 6-232 (Deryck Murray), 7-270 (Bernard Julien), 8-300 (Keith Boyce), 9-300 (Lawrence Rowe), 10-305 (Inshan Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold802703.37---00
Tony Greig36.1108682.37---00
Pat Pocock3178622.77---00
Derek Underwood34125701.67---00
Jack Birkenshaw813103.87---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott  b Gibbs11238541512029.09
Dennis Amiss  b Lloyd1670651022.85
Mike Denness (c)run out 41291033.33
Keith Fletcher  b Julien451922004023.43
Pat Pocock c Kallicharran b Boyce523360021.73
Tony Greig c Fredericks b Julien110110010.00
Frank Hayes lbw b Julien0711000.00
Alan Knott lbw b Sobers441241373135.48
Jack Birkenshaw c Gibbs b Ali727151025.92
Geoff Arnold  b Sobers1346303028.26
Derek Underwood not out 1119009.09
Extras(lb 4, nb 11)15
TOTAL(149.2 Ov, RR: 1.76)263
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Dennis Amiss), 2-44 (Mike Denness), 3-145 (Keith Fletcher), 4-169 (Pat Pocock), 5-174 (Tony Greig), 6-176 (Frank Hayes), 7-213 (Geoff Boycott), 8-226 (Jack Birkenshaw), 9-258 (Geoff Arnold), 10-263 (Alan Knott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Boyce1234013.33---00
Bernard Julien2273131.40---00
Garry Sobers24.293621.47---00
Inshan Ali34125111.50---00
Lance Gibbs50158511.70---00
Clive Lloyd74510.71---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 226 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks run out 361041154034.61
Lawrence Rowe lbw b Birkenshaw25741052033.78
Alvin Kallicharran c Fletcher b Greig023000.00
Clive Lloyd c & b Greig1324352054.16
Rohan Kanhai (c)c Fletcher b Greig729240024.13
Garry Sobers  b Underwood2062782032.25
Deryck Murray c Fletcher b Greig331091222030.27
Bernard Julien c Denness b Pocock2580040.00
Keith Boyce not out 34671033050.74
Inshan Ali c Underwood b Greig1555580027.27
Lance Gibbs  b Arnold1550020.00
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 2)13
TOTAL(88.3 Ov, RR: 2.24)199
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Lawrence Rowe), 2-64 (Alvin Kallicharran), 3-65 (Roy Fredericks), 4-84 (Rohan Kanhai), 5-85 (Clive Lloyd), 6-135 (Garry Sobers), 7-138 (Bernard Julien), 8-166 (Deryck Murray), 9-197 (Inshan Ali), 10-199 (Lance Gibbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold5.311312.36---00
Tony Greig3377052.12---00
Pat Pocock2576012.40---00
Derek Underwood1571911.26---00
Jack Birkenshaw1012412.40---00
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Season1973/74
Series result5-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberTest no. 738
Match daysday(6-day match)
Umpires
West Indies Image
Douglas Sang Hue
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Stuart Ishmael
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 30 Mar - day 1 -England 1st innings 198/4 (Geoff Boycott 97*, Frank Hayes 12*, null ov)
Sun, 31 Mar - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 174/2 (Lawrence Rowe 75*, Clive Lloyd 21*, null ov)
Mon, 01 Apr - rest day
Tue, 02 Apr - day 3 -England 2nd innings 23/0 (Geoff Boycott 11*, Dennis Amiss 10*, null ov)
Wed, 03 Apr - day 4 -England 2nd innings 158/3 (Geoff Boycott 81*, Pat Pocock 3*, null ov)
Thu, 04 Apr - day 5 -West Indies 2nd innings 30/0 (Roy Fredericks 13*, Lawrence Rowe 13*, null ov)
Fri, 05 Apr - day 6 -West Indies 2nd innings 199/10 (88.3 ov) - end of match