Leicestershire v West Indians
West Indies in British Isles 1966
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 24th, 25th, 26th August 1966 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultWest Indians won by 7 wickets
UmpiresR Aspinall, H Mellows
ScorersWH Ashdown (Leicestershire), JA Griffiths (West Indians)
Close of play day 1West Indians (1) 47/1 (Carew 17*, Nurse 12*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 126/1 (Norman 43*, Booth 29*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MR Hallamb Cohen2      
MEJC Normanc Kanhai b Griffith27      
BJ Boothc Allan b Griffith20      
CC Inmanc Nurse b Lashley11      
J Birkenshawc Lashley b Carew68      
S Greenswordc Kanhai b Griffith4      
B Dudlestonc Allan b Carew24      
+RW Tolchardc Nurse b Griffith5      
*GAR Lockc Allan b Griffith10      
JS Savageb Griffith1      
CT Spencernot out2      
Extras(2 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)5
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)179
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-44, 3-56, 4-70, 5-83, 6-136, 7-149, 8-167, 9-173, 10-179 (67.5 ov)
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Griffith24   6596--
Cohen11   2381--
Lashley11   5191--
Holford6   0240--

West Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CC Huntec Hallam b Greensword3      
MC Carewc Spencer b Savage28      
RB Kanhaib Lock35      
SM Nursec and b Lock66      
JS Solomonb Savage3      
PD Lashleynot out59      
DAJ Holfordlbw b Savage5      
RC Branckerc Greensword b Savage0      
+DW Allanst Tolchard b Lock1      
CC Griffithb Lock6      
RA Cohenc Hallam b Lock18      
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 91.1 overs)234
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-83, 3-103, 4-121, 5-128, 6-167, 7-168, 8-173, 9-187, 10-234 (91.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer16   2470--
Greensword15   5411--
Savage29   9664--
Birkenshaw6   0190--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MR Hallamrun out47      
MEJC Normanst Allan b Brancker43      
BJ Boothc Nurse b Holford38      
CC Inmanlbw b Brancker38      
J Birkenshawc Allan b Holford4      
S Greenswordst Allan b Brancker20      
B Dudlestonc Nurse b Holford4      
+RW Tolchardc Lashley b Holford0      
*GAR Lockc Nurse b Holford0      
JS Savageb Holford0      
CT Spencernot out0      
Extras(10 b, 3 lb)13
Total(all out, 81.2 overs)207
Fall of wickets:
1-60, 2-136, 3-140, 4-168, 5-190, 6-201, 7-201, 8-201, 9-201, 10-207 (81.2 ov)
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Griffith5   2110--
Cohen4   0160--
Lashley2   0130--
Carew18   8320--
Holford27   8686--

West Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CC Huntec Lock b Spencer0      
MC Carewst Tolchard b Birkenshaw42      
RB Kanhaib Birkenshaw62      
SM Nursenot out27      
JS Solomonnot out24      
PD Lashleydid not bat      
DAJ Holforddid not bat      
RC Branckerdid not bat      
+DW Allandid not bat      
CC Griffithdid not bat      
RA Cohendid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, 39.3 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-92, 3-111
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer6   1211--
Greensword2   0120--
Savage8   1350--
Lock12   1540--
Birkenshaw11   2252--

--> MEJC Norman (1) passed 12000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 21
--> B Dudleston made his debut in first-class matches
--> PD Lashley (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 36
--> RB Kanhai (2) passed 10500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 12
--> GAR Lock reached 100 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the West Indians first innings
--> JS Savage reached 850 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the West Indians first innings
--> DAJ Holford reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 5th wicket in the Leicestershire second innings
--> RB Kanhai retired hurt in the West Indians first innings having scored 14 (team had lost 1 wickets) and later returned





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