West Indies v England
Marylebone Cricket Club in West Indies 1967/68 (5th Test)
VenueBourda, Georgetown on 28th, 29th, 30th March, 1st, 2nd, 3rd April 1968 (6-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWest Indies won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresHBD Jordan, FCP Kippins
Close of play day 1West Indies (1) 243/3 (Kanhai 113*, Sobers 75*)
Close of play day 2England (1) 40/1 (Boycott 21*, Cowdrey 13*)
Close of play day 3England (1) 146/1 (Boycott 93*, Cowdrey 43*)
Close of play day 4England (1) 352/8 (Lock 76*, Pocock 7*)
Close of play day 5West Indies (2) 264 all out

West Indies first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Nursec Knott b Snow1735571- 
GS Camachoc and b Jones1425403- 
RB Kanhaic Edrich b Pocock15030141221- 
BF Butcherrun out1821293- 
*GS Sobersc Cowdrey b Barrington15236244018- 
CH Lloydb Lock3186964- 
DAJ Holfordlbw b Snow157-- 
+DL Murrayc Knott b Lock821201- 
LA Kingb Snow821301- 
WW Hallnot out522341- 
LR Gibbsb Snow11110-- 
Extras(3 lb, 4 nb, 2 w)9
Total(all out, 150.4 overs)414
Fall of wickets:
1-29 (Camacho), 2-35 (Nurse), 3-72 (Butcher), 4-322 (Kanhai), 5-385 (Sobers), 6-387 (Holford), 7-399 (Lloyd), 8-400 (Murray), 9-412 (King), 10-414 (Gibbs, 150.4 ov)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones31   51141--
D'Oliveira8   1270--
Pocock38   11781--
Lock28   7612--
Barrington18   4431--

England first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichc Murray b Sobers01420-- 
G Boycottc Murray b Hall11625429320- 
*MC Cowdreylbw b Sobers592402744- 
TW Graveneyc Murray b Hall2758744- 
KF Barringtonc Kanhai b Sobers41611-- 
BL D'Oliveirac Nurse b Holford2776885- 
+APE Knottlbw b Holford73841-- 
JA Snowb Gibbs01716-- 
GAR Lockb King8915914013- 
PI Pocockc and b King131031291- 
IJ Jonesnot out067-- 
Extras(12 b, 14 lb, 3 nb)29
Total(all out, 163.2 overs)371
Fall of wickets:
1-13 (Edrich), 2-185 (Boycott), 3-185 (Cowdrey), 4-194 (Barrington), 5-240 (Graveney), 6-252 (D'Oliveira), 7-257 (Knott), 8-259 (Snow), 9-368 (Pocock), 10-371 (Lock, 163.2 ov)
West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sobers37   15723--
Hall19   3712--
Holford31   10542--
Gibbs33   9591--
Butcher5   370--

West Indies second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Nurselbw b Snow49548451 
GS Camachoc Graveney b Snow2661802- 
RB Kanhaic Edrich b Jones2238572- 
CH Lloydc Knott b Snow145-- 
*GS Sobersnot out9511818792 
BF Butcherc Lock b Pocock183237-1 
+DL Murrayc Boycott b Pocock1639332- 
DAJ Holfordb Lock32017-- 
LA Kingb Snow20323731 
WW Hallb Snow7691- 
LR Gibbsb Snow011-- 
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 66.2 overs)264
Fall of wickets:
1-78 (Camacho), 2-84 (Nurse), 3-86 (Lloyd), 4-133 (Kanhai), 5-171 (Butcher), 6-201 (Murray), 7-216 (Holford), 8-252 (King), 9-264 (Hall), 10-264 (Gibbs, 66.2 ov)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones17   1811--
D'Oliveira8   0280--
Pocock17   1662--
Lock9   1221--

England second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichc Gibbs b Sobers658661- 
G Boycottb Gibbs3076735- 
*MC Cowdreylbw b Gibbs8221119412- 
TW Graveneyc Murray b Gibbs032-- 
KF Barringtonc Lloyd b Gibbs0810-- 
BL D'Oliveirac and b Gibbs296-- 
+APE Knottnot out7326023715- 
JA Snowlbw b Sobers16045-- 
GAR Lockc King b Sobers285-- 
PI Pocockc Lloyd b Gibbs01712-- 
IJ Jonesnot out0125-- 
Extras(9 b, 1 w)10
Total(9 wickets, 120 overs)206
Fall of wickets:
1-33 (Edrich), 2-37 (Boycott), 3-37 (Graveney), 4-39 (Barrington), 5-41 (D'Oliveira), 6-168 (Cowdrey), 7-198 (Snow), 8-200 (Lock), 9-206 (Pocock)
West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sobers31   16533--
Hall13   6260--
King9   1110--
Gibbs40   20606--
Holford17   9370--
Butcher10   790--

--> LA King made his last appearance in Test matches
--> GAR Lock made his last appearance in Test matches
--> IJ Jones made his last appearance in Test matches
--> GS Sobers (1) passed 16500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 112
--> G Boycott (1) passed 2000 runs in Test matches when he reached 70
--> GAR Lock (1) passed his previous highest score of 56 in Test matches
--> GAR Lock (1) passed his previous highest score of 81 in first-class matches
--> PI Pocock did not score for 82 minutes when 0 in the England first innings
--> GS Sobers (2) passed 6000 runs in Test matches when he reached 36
--> LA King (2) passed his previous highest score of 13 in Test matches
--> APE Knott (2) passed his previous highest score of 69 in Test matches
--> APE Knott (2) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15





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