1973 Wisden Trophy - 1st Test - London Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 26th July, 1973  
Venue: Kennington Oval, London
Toss: West Indies  
Result: West Indies won by 158 runs
Player of Match: No Award

West Indies 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
R C Fredericks lbw b Arnold 35  106  2  0 33.02  8.43%
R G A Headley lbw b Greig 8  64  0  0 12.50  1.93%
R B Kanhai* b Greig 10  33  1  0 30.30  2.41%
C H Lloyd lbw b Arnold 132  196  15  2 67.35  31.81%
A I Kallicharran c †Knott b Arnold 80  164  13  0 48.78  19.28%
D L Murray c Roope b Arnold 28  115  1  0 24.35  6.75%
G S A Sobers run out 10  43  0  0 23.26  2.41%
B D Julien lbw b Arnold 11  14  2  0 78.57  2.65%
K D Boyce b Underwood 72  99  6  1 72.73  17.35%
I Ali c Boycott b Underwood 15  45  2  0 33.33  3.61%
L R Gibbs not out 1  3  0  0 33.33  0.24%
Extras (b 1, lb 2, nb 10) 13  
Total All Out   (145.0 overs @ 2.86 rpo) 415  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-33  Headley   2-47  Fredericks   3-64  Kanhai   4-272  Kallicharran   
5-275  Lloyd   6-297  Sobers   7-309  Julien   8-346  Murray   
9-405  Ali   10-415  Boyce   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
J A Snow 31.0 8 71 0 2.29
G G Arnold 39.0 10 113 5 2.90  50.00%
A W Greig 30.3 6 81 2 2.66  20.00%
G R J Roope 6.0 1 26 0 4.33
D L Underwood 23.3 8 68 2 2.89  20.00%
R Illingworth 15.0 3 43 0 2.87
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Boycott c †Murray b Julien 97  227  13  1 42.73  37.74%
D L Amiss b Boyce 29  44  5  0 65.91  11.28%
G R J Roope b Boyce 9  35  1  0 25.71  3.50%
F C Hayes c Lloyd b Sobers 16  51  2  1 31.37  6.23%
K W R Fletcher c Lloyd b Julien 11  45  1  0 24.44  4.28%
A W Greig c Sobers b Boyce 38  91  6  0 41.76  14.79%
R Illingworth* lbw b Sobers 27  64  4  0 42.19  10.51%
A P E Knott not out 4  20  0  0 20.00  1.56%
J A Snow b Boyce 0  1  0  0 0.00
G G Arnold c Kallicharran b Boyce 4  24  0  0 16.67  1.56%
D L Underwood c Headley b Sobers 0  1  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 2, lb 7, w 2, nb 11) 22  
Total All Out   (98.1 overs @ 2.62 rpo) 257  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-50  Amiss   2-95  Roope   3-134  Hayes   4-163  Fletcher   
5-185  Boycott   6-247  Illingworth   7-247  Greig   8-247  Snow   
9-257  Arnold   10-257  Underwood   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G S A Sobers 22.1 13 27 3 1.22  30.00%
K D Boyce 22.0 4 70 5 3.18  50.00%
B D Julien 20.0 6 49 2 2.45  20.00%
L R Gibbs 23.0 8 37 0 1.61
I Ali 11.0 3 52 0 4.73
 
West Indies 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
R C Fredericks c Hayes b Arnold 3  11  0  0 27.27  1.18%
R G A Headley b Arnold 42  137  5  0 30.66  16.47%
R B Kanhai* c †Knott b Snow 0  10  0  0 0.00
C H Lloyd c Greig b Snow 14  25  1  0 56.00  5.49%
A I Kallicharran b Illingworth 80  139  11  0 57.55  31.37%
G S A Sobers c Underwood b Snow 51  123  8  0 41.46  20.00%
D L Murray c Roope b Underwood 4  16  1  0 25.00  1.57%
B D Julien b Illingworth 23  24  4  1 95.83  9.02%
K D Boyce b Illingworth 9  25  1  0 36.00  3.53%
I Ali not out 5  17  1  0 29.41  1.96%
L R Gibbs c †Knott b Arnold 3  3  0  0 100.00  1.18%
Extras (b 2, lb 13, nb 6) 21  
Total All Out   (87.1 overs @ 2.93 rpo) 255  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-9  Fredericks   2-31  Kanhai   3-52  Lloyd   4-117  Headley   
5-177  Kallicharran   6-184  Murray   7-215  Julien   8-232  Boyce   
9-252  Sobers   10-255  Gibbs   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
J A Snow 18.0 4 62 3 3.44  30.00%
G G Arnold 18.1 7 49 3 2.70  30.00%
A W Greig 8.0 1 22 0 2.75
D L Underwood 19.0 5 51 1 2.68  10.00%
R Illingworth 24.0 8 50 3 2.08  30.00%
 
England 2nd Innings (target 414) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Boycott c & b Gibbs 30  74  4  0 40.54  11.76%
D L Amiss c Kanhai b Boyce 15  24  2  0 62.50  5.88%
G R J Roope c & b Gibbs 31  101  4  0 30.69  12.16%
F C Hayes not out 106  234  12  0 45.30  41.57%
K W R Fletcher c Kallicharran b Gibbs 5  11  1  0 45.45  1.96%
A W Greig c Gibbs b Ali 0  20  0  0 0.00
D L Underwood lbw b Boyce 7  32  1  0 21.88  2.75%
R Illingworth* b Boyce 40  117  2  0 34.19  15.69%
A P E Knott lbw b Boyce 5  15  1  0 33.33  1.96%
G G Arnold c Headley b Boyce 4  8  1  0 50.00  1.57%
J A Snow b Boyce 1  3  0  0 33.33  0.39%
Extras (lb 5, w 1, nb 5) 11  
Total All Out   (105.1 overs @ 2.42 rpo) 255  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-36  Amiss   2-66  Boycott   3-91  Roope   4-97  Fletcher   
5-107  Greig   6-136  Underwood   7-229  Illingworth   8-239  Knott   
9-253  Arnold   10-255  Snow   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G S A Sobers 11.0 3 22 0 2.00
K D Boyce 21.1 4 77 6 3.64  60.00%
B D Julien 17.0 4 35 0 2.06
L R Gibbs 33.0 9 61 3 1.85  30.00%
I Ali 23.0 6 49 1 2.13  10.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 275/4 (CH Lloyd 132*, DL Murray 1*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 117/2 (G Boycott 55*, FC Hayes 14*)
Day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 95/3 (RGA Headley 40*, AI Kallicharran 23*)
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 126/5 (FC Hayes 37*, DL Underwood 3*)
Day 5 - England 2nd Innings 255, 105.1 overs - end of match