1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 14 - 18 1984, West Indies tour of England
(76.5 ov)191 & 235
West Indies won by an innings and 180 runs
player of the match
Larry Gomes
West Indies
England 1st INNINGS
Graeme Fowler c †Dujon b Garner098000.00
Andy Lloyd retired hurt 1017301058.82
Derek Randall  b Garner036000.00
David Gower (c)c Harper b Holding1049671020.41
Allan Lamb c Lloyd b Baptiste1532412046.88
Ian Botham c Garner b Harper648214410078.05
Geoff Miller c †Dujon b Garner2242434052.38
Derek Pringle c †Dujon b Holding47111057.14
Paul Downton lbw b Garner331011123032.67
Nick Cook c Lloyd b Marshall215160013.33
Bob Willis not out 1012221083.33
Extras(b 8, lb 5, nb 8)21
TOTAL(59.3 Ov, RR: 3.21)191
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Graeme Fowler), 2-5 (Derek Randall), 2-20* (Andy Lloyd, retired hurt), 3-45 (Allan Lamb), 4-49 (David Gower), 5-89 (Geoff Miller), 6-103 (Derek Pringle), 7-168 (Ian Botham), 8-173 (Nick Cook), 9-191 (Paul Downton)
Malcolm Marshall1443712.64---00
Joel Garner14.325343.66---00
Michael Holding1644422.75---00
Eldine Baptiste1132812.55---00
Roger Harper41812.00---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
Gordon Greenidge lbw b Willis1947523040.43
Desmond Haynes lbw b Willis824381033.33
Larry Gomes c Miller b Pringle14327938116051.25
Viv Richards c Randall b Cook11715420817175.97
Jeff Dujon c Gower b Miller2351622045.10
Clive Lloyd (c)c Pringle b Botham71891108079.78
Malcolm Marshall lbw b Pringle2580040.00
Roger Harper  b Pringle1431453045.16
Eldine Baptiste not out 8713116011066.41
Michael Holding c Willis b Pringle69801148486.25
Joel Garner c Lamb b Pringle063000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 17, nb 28, w 2)53
TOTAL(143 Ov, RR: 4.23)606
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Desmond Haynes), 2-35 (Gordon Greenidge), 3-241 (Viv Richards), 4-294 (Jeff Dujon), 5-418 (Larry Gomes), 6-418 (Clive Lloyd), 7-421 (Malcolm Marshall), 8-455 (Roger Harper), 9-605 (Michael Holding), 10-606 (Joel Garner)
Bob Willis25310824.32---00
Ian Botham34712713.74---00
Derek Pringle31510853.48---00
Nick Cook38612713.34---00
Geoff Miller1518315.53---00
England 2nd INNINGS
Graeme Fowler lbw b Garner740450017.50
Paul Downton c Greenidge b Harper561872753029.95
Derek Randall c Lloyd b Garner1990011.11
David Gower (c)c †Dujon b Garner1217151070.59
Allan Lamb c Richards b Marshall1332501040.63
Ian Botham lbw b Garner3866804157.58
Geoff Miller c Harper b Marshall11101210110.00
Derek Pringle not out 4688995052.27
Nick Cook run out 912171075.00
Bob Willis c †Dujon b Garner22132630169.23
Andy Lloyd absent hurt-----0.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 10, w 4)20
TOTAL(76.5 Ov, RR: 3.05)235
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Graeme Fowler), 2-21 (Derek Randall), 3-37 (David Gower), 4-65 (Allan Lamb), 5-127 (Ian Botham), 6-138 (Geoff Miller), 7-181 (Paul Downton), 8-193 (Nick Cook), 9-235 (Bob Willis)
Malcolm Marshall2376522.83---00
Joel Garner23.575552.31---00
Michael Holding1232902.42---00
Eldine Baptiste511803.60---00
Roger Harper1334813.69---00
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Player Of The Match
Larry Gomes
Larry Gomes
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 989
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Andy Lloyd
Andy Lloyd
England Image
Barrie Meyer
England Image
Dickie Bird
Thu, 14 Jun - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 53/2 (Larry Gomes 4*, Viv Richards 14*, null ov)
Fri, 15 Jun - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 421/7 (Roger Harper 0*, null ov)
Sat, 16 Jun - day 3 -England 2nd innings 112/4 (Paul Downton 34*, Ian Botham 30*, null ov)
Sun, 17 Jun - rest day
Mon, 18 Jun - day 4 -England 2nd innings 235/9 (76.5 ov) - end of match
  • TA Lloyd became the first Shropshire-born cricketer to play for England
Day 1
  • TA Lloyd retired hurt at 20/2 (struck on the helmet around the temple by a ball from Marshall). He was hospitalised for several days with blurred vision, and did not play again until 1985. This was also his only Test appearance.
Day 2
  • IVA Richards passes 5000 runs, the 4th WI batsman to do so.