England v West Indies
West Indies in British Isles 1995 (1st Test)
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th June 1995 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWest Indies won the toss and decided to field
ResultWest Indies won by 9 wickets
UmpiresHD Bird, S Venkataraghavan
TV umpireP Willey
RefereeJR Reid
ScorersJT Potter (England), AEJ Weld (West Indies)
Close of play day 1England (1) 148/4 (Stewart 1*, Ramprakash 0*)
Close of play day 2West Indies (1) 236/5 (Arthurton 36*, Murray 14*)
Close of play day 3England (2) 109/4 (Thorpe 37*, Ramprakash 12*)
Man of the MatchIR Bishop

England first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Smithc Richardson b Benjamin1648691- 
*MA Athertonc Murray b Bishop811452128- 
GA Hickc Campbell b Benjamin1824364- 
GP Thorpelbw b Bishop20681013- 
+AJ Stewartc Hooper b Bishop21729-- 
MR Ramprakashc Campbell b Bishop41012-- 
PAJ DeFreitasc Murray b Benjamin2327554- 
D Goughc Ambrose b Bishop011-- 
PJ Martinc Murray b Ambrose256-- 
RK Illingworthnot out1728411- 
DE Malcolmb Benjamin046-- 
Extras(1 b, 15 nb)16
Total(all out, 286 minutes, 59.5 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-52 (Smith), 2-91 (Hick), 3-142 (Thorpe), 4-148 (Atherton), 5-153 (Ramprakash), 6-154 (Stewart), 7-154 (Gough), 8-157 (Martin), 9-199 (DeFreitas), 10-199 (Malcolm, 59.5 ov)
West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ambrose17   4561-6
Walsh13   2500-2
Bishop16   2325-1

West Indies first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CL Hooperc Thorpe b Malcolm011-- 
SL Campbellrun out691011329- 
BC Larac Hick b Illingworth53557110- 
JC Adamsc Martin b Hick5810915510- 
KLT Arthurtonc Stewart b DeFreitas421531986- 
*RB Richardsonlbw b Martin0712-- 
+JR Murrayc Illingworth b DeFreitas2050602- 
IR Bishoprun out519331- 
CEL Ambrosec Gough b Malcolm1531491- 
CA Walshc Stewart b Gough413271- 
KCG Benjaminnot out0515-- 
Extras(4 b, 11 lb, 1 nb)16
Total(all out, 380 minutes, 90.3 overs)282
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Hooper), 2-95 (Lara), 3-141 (Campbell), 4-216 (Adams), 5-219 (Richardson), 6-243 (Murray), 7-254 (Arthurton), 8-254 (Bishop), 9-275 (Walsh), 10-282 (Ambrose, 90.3 ov)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gough5   1241--
DeFreitas23   3822-1
Martin27   9481--
Illingworth24   9501--
Hick4   0151--

England second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Smithc Arthurton b Ambrose61010-- 
*MA Athertonc Murray b Walsh1742663- 
GA Hickc Walsh b Bishop2747615- 
GP Thorpec Campbell b Walsh611191608- 
+AJ Stewartc Murray b Benjamin411371- 
MR Ramprakashb Walsh1855883- 
PAJ DeFreitasc sub (S Chanderpaul) b Walsh159-- 
D Goughc sub (SC Williams) b Ambrose2950733- 
PJ Martinc Lara b Bishop19395911 
RK Illingworthnot out1027281- 
DE Malcolmb Ambrose57231- 
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 7 nb)11
Total(all out, 311 minutes, 67.2 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Smith), 2-55 (Atherton), 3-55 (Hick), 4-82 (Stewart), 5-130 (Ramprakash), 6-136 (DeFreitas), 7-152 (Thorpe), 8-193 (Gough), 9-193 (Martin), 10-208 (Malcolm, 67.2 ov)
West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Walsh22   4604-3
Bishop19   3812-2
Benjamin6   1191--

West Indies second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CL Hoopernot out73728094 
SL Campbellc Atherton b Martin259-- 
BC Laranot out4840698- 
JC Adamsdid not bat      
KLT Arthurtondid not bat      
*RB Richardsondid not bat      
+JR Murraydid not bat      
IR Bishopdid not bat      
CEL Ambrosedid not bat      
CA Walshdid not bat      
KCG Benjamindid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)6
Total(1 wicket, 83 minutes, 19 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (Campbell)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martin8   2491--
DeFreitas4   0330-1
Illingworth3   0310--
Malcolm4   0120-1

--> The match was scheduled for five days but completed in four.
--> PJ Martin made his debut in Test matches
--> PAJ DeFreitas made his last appearance in Test matches
--> MA Atherton (1) 50 in 82 balls, 110 minutes with 6 fours
--> MR Ramprakash (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 2
--> RK Illingworth (1) passed his previous highest score of 13 in Test matches
--> SL Campbell (1) 50 in 71 balls, 101 minutes with 6 fours
--> SL Campbell (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 64
--> BC Lara (1) 50 in 42 balls, 52 minutes with 10 fours
--> JC Adams (1) 50 in 95 balls, 132 minutes with 9 fours
--> JC Adams (1) passed 1500 runs in Test matches when he reached 44
--> GP Thorpe (2) 50 in 105 balls, 135 minutes with 7 fours
--> RK Illingworth (2) passed 5000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> CL Hooper (2) 50 in 45 balls, 52 minutes with 7 fours and 3 sixes
--> PJ Martin made his debut for England in First-Class matches
--> IR Bishop made his debut in England in Test matches
--> BC Lara made his debut in England in Test matches
--> JC Adams made his debut in England in Test matches
--> KCG Benjamin made his debut in England in Test matches
--> JR Murray made his debut in England in Test matches
--> SL Campbell made his debut in England in Test matches

Eng 1st innings
Atherton missed on 3.
Smith dropped with the score at 7 by Hooper.
WI 1st innings
Eng 2nd innings
Thorpe dropped by Arthurton ~25
DeFreitas dropped by Adams on 0 (difficult)