result
1st Test, London, Jul 26 - Jul 31 1973, West Indies tour of England
415 & 255
(105.1 ov, target 414)257 & 255
West Indies won by 158 runs
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Scorecard summary
West Indies415/10(145 overs)1st INNINGS
Geoff Arnold5/113(39)
Tony Greig2/81(30.3)
England257/10(98.1 overs)1st INNINGS
Geoff Boycott97 (227)
Tony Greig38 (91)
Keith Boyce5/70(22)
Garry Sobers3/27(22.1)
West Indies255/10(87.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
England255/10(105.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Frank Hayes*106 (234)
Keith Boyce6/77(21.1)
Lance Gibbs3/61(33)
Match details
Kennington Oval, London
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Season1973
Series resultWest Indies led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 725
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Bernard Julien
Bernard Julien
Frank Hayes
Frank Hayes
Ron Headley
Ron Headley
Umpires
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David Constant
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Tom Spencer