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
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson  b Hall2880025.00
Micky Stewart lbw b Sobers39881242144.31
Ted Dexter (c) b Sobers2950603058.00
Ken Barrington  b Sobers946350019.56
Brian Close lbw b Sobers551751735031.42
Phil Sharpe c Kanhai b Gibbs2364742035.93
Jim Parks c †Murray b Sobers1250532024.00
Fred Titmus c Griffith b Hall2780773033.75
Fred Trueman  b Griffith411120036.36
Tony Lock  b Griffith13160033.33
Derek Shackleton not out 622271027.27
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
Wes Hall16.425623.36---00
Charlie Griffith2154822.28---00
Garry Sobers31106051.93---00
Frank Worrell1451501.07---00
Lance Gibbs1672811.75---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Conrad Hunte  b Trueman1871651025.35
Joey Carew c & b Trueman40871093145.97
Rohan Kanhai c Lock b Shackleton3260822053.33
Basil Butcher lbw b Dexter1565631023.07
Joe Solomon lbw b Dexter063000.00
Garry Sobers  b Trueman1926233073.07
Frank Worrell (c) b Dexter1260050.00
Deryck Murray not out 2051561039.21
Wes Hall c Sharpe b Dexter2836384077.77
Charlie Griffith lbw b Trueman51080050.00
Lance Gibbs  b Trueman011000.00
Extras(lb 7, w 1)8
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 2.69)186
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Conrad Hunte), 2-79 (Joey Carew), 3-108 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-109 (Joe Solomon), 5-128 (Basil Butcher), 6-130 (Garry Sobers), 7-130 (Frank Worrell), 8-178 (Wes Hall), 9-186 (Charlie Griffith), 10-186 (Lance Gibbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman2657552.88---00
Derek Shackleton2196012.85---00
Tony Lock21502.50---00
Ted Dexter2053841.90---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c †Murray b Griffith1429361048.27
Micky Stewart c †Murray b Griffith27861050031.39
Ken Barrington  b Sobers1430025.00
Brian Close c Sobers b Griffith1341470031.70
Ted Dexter (c)st †Murray b Gibbs571271247044.88
Phil Sharpe not out 851992338042.71
Jim Parks c Sobers b Gibbs516150031.25
Fred Titmus  b Gibbs021000.00
Fred Trueman c Gibbs b Sobers1127008.33
Tony Lock  b Gibbs561161007048.27
Extras(b 9, lb 9, nb 1)19
TOTAL(105.2 Ov, RR: 2.63)278/9d
Did not bat: Derek 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
Wes Hall1614702.93---00
Charlie Griffith2875531.96---00
Garry Sobers2748022.96---00
Frank Worrell832803.50---00
Lance Gibbs26.244941.86---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 309 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Conrad Hunte c Barrington b Trueman59101055.55
Joey Carew lbw b Shackleton1440025.00
Rohan Kanhai c Lock b Trueman3873823052.05
Basil Butcher  b Dexter1439381035.89
Garry Sobers c Sharpe b Shackleton923220039.13
Joe Solomon c †Parks b Trueman1437470037.83
Frank Worrell (c)c †Parks b Trueman076000.00
Deryck Murray c †Parks b Trueman3760042.85
Wes Hall  b Trueman044000.00
Charlie Griffith lbw b Trueman021000.00
Lance Gibbs not out 44610100.00
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL(34.3 Ov, RR: 2.63)91
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Joey Carew), 2-10 (Conrad Hunte), 3-38 (Basil Butcher), 4-64 (Garry Sobers), 5-78 (Rohan Kanhai), 6-80 (Frank Worrell), 7-86 (Deryck Murray), 8-86 (Wes Hall), 9-86 (Charlie Griffith), 10-91 (Joe Solomon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman14.324473.03---00
Derek Shackleton1743722.17---00
Ted Dexter31712.33---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Season1963
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 545
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Phil Sharpe
Phil Sharpe
Umpires
England Image
Charlie Elliott
England Image
Laurie Gray
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 157/5 (Brian Close 41*, Jim Parks 7*)
Fri, 05 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 216
Sat, 06 Jul - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 110/4 (Basil Butcher 14*, Garry Sobers 1*)
Sun, 07 Jul - rest day
Mon, 08 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 226/8 (Phil Sharpe 69*, Tony Lock 23*)
Tue, 09 Jul - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 91 (34.3 ov) - end of match