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West Indies in England (1963)

1963 West Indies in England

    May 01 - 03 1963

  • Match drawn
    County Ground, New Road, Worcester
    Worcestershire
    119 and 162/4d
    Worcestershire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    120/2d and 57/3 (target: 162)
  • May 04 - 07 1963

  • West Indians won by 65 runs
    County Ground, Bristol
    Gloucestershire
    60 and 214 (target: 280)
    Gloucestershire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    89 and 250
  • May 08 - 09 1963

  • West Indians won by an innings and 203 runs
    FP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge
    Cambridge University
    104 and 205 (f/o)
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    512
  • May 11 - 14 1963

  • Match drawn
    Old Trafford, Manchester
    Lancashire
    171 and 304 (f/o)
    Lancashire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    327/4d and 59/1 (target: 149)
  • May 15 - 17 1963

  • Yorkshire won by 111 runs
    Acklam Park, Middlesbrough
    Yorkshire
    226 and 145/6d
    Yorkshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    109 and 151 (target: 263)
  • May 18 - 21 1963

  • West Indians won by 93 runs
    Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood
    Marylebone Cricket Club
    120/5d and 172 (target: 266)
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    306 and 79/1d
  • May 22 - 24 1963

  • West Indians won by 6 wickets
    The University Parks, Oxford
    Oxford University
    119 and 219
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    107 and 232/4 (target: 232)
  • May 25 - 28 1963

  • Match drawn
    Kennington Oval, Kennington
    Surrey
    195
    Surrey
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    191 and 145/1
  • May 29 - 31 1963

  • West Indians won by an innings and 43 runs
    Recreation Ground, Bath
    Somerset
    205 and 157
    Somerset
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    405/8d
  • Jun 01 - 04 1963

  • West Indians won by an innings and 118 runs
    Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff
    Glamorgan
    163 and 98
    Glamorgan
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    379
  • Jun 06 - 10 1963

  • 1st Test West Indies won by 10 wickets
    Old Trafford, Manchester
    England
    205 and 296 (f/o)
    England
    vs
    West Indies
    West Indies
    501/6d and 1/0 (target: 1)
  • Jun 15 - 18 1963

  • West Indians won by 6 wickets
    County Ground, Hove
    Sussex
    59 and 340
    Sussex
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    287/9d and 113/4 (target: 113)
  • Jun 20 - 25 1963

  • 2nd Test Match drawn
    Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood
    England
    297 and 228/9 (target: 234)
    England
    vs
    West Indies
    West Indies
    301 and 229
  • Jun 26 - 28 1963

  • Match drawn
    County Ground, Southampton
    Hampshire
    329 and 64/8d
    Hampshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    182 and 126/9 (target: 212)
  • Jun 29 - Jul 02 1963

  • Match drawn
    Southchurch Park, Southend-on-Sea
    Essex
    56 and 92/4 (target: 310)
    Essex
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    205 and 160/1d
  • Jul 04 - 09 1963

  • 3rd Test England won by 217 runs
    Edgbaston, Birmingham
    England
    216 and 278/9d
    England
    vs
    West Indies
    West Indies
    186 and 91 (target: 309)
  • Jul 13 - 16 1963

  • Match drawn
    Grace Road, Leicester
    Leicestershire
    158 and 166/4d
    Leicestershire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    159/5d and 78/2 (target: 166)
  • Jul 17 - 19 1963

  • West Indians won by 135 runs
    Queen's Park, Chesterfield
    Derbyshire
    112 and 138 (target: 274)
    Derbyshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    232 and 153/4d
  • Jul 20 - 23 1963

  • West Indians won by 9 wickets
    Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood
    Middlesex
    222 and 200
    Middlesex
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    383 and 42/1 (target: 40)
  • Jul 25 - 29 1963

  • 4th Test West Indies won by 221 runs
    Headingley, Leeds
    England
    174 and 231 (target: 453)
    England
    vs
    West Indies
    West Indies
    397 and 229
  • Jul 31 - Aug 02 1963

  • Match drawn
    Kennington Oval, Kennington
    Surrey
    311 and 196/4d
    Surrey
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    183 and 253/8 (target: 325)
  • Aug 03 - 06 1963

  • Match drawn
    St Helen's, Swansea
    Glamorgan
    207 and 156/3 (target: 274)
    Glamorgan
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    237 and 243/5d
  • Aug 07 - 09 1963

  • West Indians won by 7 wickets
    Edgbaston, Birmingham
    Warwickshire
    210 and 187
    Warwickshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    270 and 133/3 (target: 128)
  • Aug 10 - 13 1963

  • West Indians won by an innings and 2 runs
    Bramall Lane, Sheffield
    Yorkshire
    260 and 96
    Yorkshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    358/9d
  • Aug 14 - 16 1963

  • Match drawn
    County Ground, Northampton
    Northamptonshire
    223 and 234/4
    Northamptonshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    107
  • Aug 17 - 20 1963

  • Match drawn
    Trent Bridge, Nottingham
    Nottinghamshire
    143 and 306 (f/o)
    Nottinghamshire
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    314 and 93/3 (target: 136)
  • Aug 22 - 26 1963

  • 5th Test West Indies won by 8 wickets
    Kennington Oval, Kennington
    England
    275 and 223
    England
    vs
    West Indies
    West Indies
    246 and 255/2 (target: 253)
  • Aug 28 - 30 1963

  • Match drawn
    St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
    Kent
    321 and 153/6d
    Kent
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    232 and 162/5 (target: 243)
  • Aug 31 - Sep 03 1963

  • Match drawn
    Central Recreation Ground, Hastings
    AER Gilligan's XI
    259/9d and 181/6d
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    161/3d and 132/5 (target: 280)
  • Sep 07 - 10 1963

  • West Indians won by 32 runs
    North Marine Road, Scarborough
    TN Pearce's XI
    266/9d and 240 (target: 273)
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    284 and 254/7d
  • Sep 12 1963

  • Sussex won by 4 wickets with 21 balls remaining
    County Ground, Hove
    Sussex
    181/6 (51.3/55 ov)
    Sussex
    vs
    West Indians
    West Indians
    177 (42.2/55 ov)
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All

Batting

Player Team Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF RR DR 100s 50s 0s 4s 6s Bnd% Dot Dot%
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 25 35 6 1397 112 48.17 None None None 4 7 1 None None None None None
CC Hunte WI 1963-1963 22 38 6 1368 182 42.75 None None None 3 7 1 None None None None None
BF Butcher WI 1963-1963 23 35 5 1351 133 45.03 None None None 2 9 1 None None None None None
RB Kanhai WI 1963-1963 22 33 4 1152 119 39.72 None None None 1 9 3 None None None None None
MC Carew WI 1963-1963 21 39 4 1060 117 30.28 None None None 1 6 4 None None None None None
SM Nurse WI 1963-1963 18 30 2 911 116* 32.53 None None None 3 3 1 None None None None None
EDAS McMorris WI 1963-1963 18 30 5 882 190* 35.28 None None None 2 4 2 None None None None None
JS Solomon WI 1963-1963 23 35 6 774 62 26.68 None None None 0 6 2 None None None None None
FMM Worrell WI 1963-1963 18 23 2 522 74* 24.85 None None None 0 2 3 None None None None None
ER Dexter Eng/Sussex 1963-1963 7 13 0 489 103 37.61 702+ 2.90* 70.2* 1 3 0 39+ 2+ 5.84* 522+ 74.3*
KF Barrington Eng/Surrey 1963-1963 7 13 1 450 110* 37.50 618+ 2.66* 61.8* 1 2 0 26+ 3+ 4.69* 464+ 75.0*
WV Rodriguez WI 1963-1963 13 19 4 419 93 27.93 None None None 0 3 1 None None None None None
DB Close Eng/PearXI/York 1963-1963 8 16 0 417 70 26.06 933+ 2.02* 93.3* 0 3 1 38+ 0+ 4.07* 754+ 80.8*
JH Edrich Eng/MCC/Surrey 1963-1963 6 11 1 392 106* 39.20 None None None 1 2 1 None None None None None
PJ Sharpe Eng/MCC/PearXI/York 1963-1963 7 14 1 370 85* 28.46 636+ 2.51* 127.2* 0 3 2 31+ 0+ 4.87* 488+ 76.7*

Bowling

Player Team Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10 Dot Dot% 4s 6s Bnd%
CC Griffith WI 1963-1963 20 39 4208 1527 119 8/23 13/58 12.83 2.17 35.3 6 8 1 None None None None None
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 25 43 4617 1877 82 5/35 9/90 22.89 2.43 56.3 3 3 0 None None None None None
LR Gibbs WI 1963-1963 20 36 4470 1588 78 6/98 11/157 20.35 2.13 57.3 4 4 1 None None None None None
WW Hall WI 1963-1963 21 40 3448 1659 76 7/51 8/50 21.82 2.88 45.3 5 2 0 None None None None None
LA King WI 1963-1963 19 36 3035 1319 50 5/47 7/70 26.38 2.60 60.7 0 1 0 None None None None None
FS Trueman Eng/PearXI/York 1963-1963 8 14 1873 807 45 7/44 12/119 17.93 2.58 41.6 1 6 3 1096+ 77.1* 61+ 2+ 4.43*
AW White WI 1963-1963 9 15 1716 647 28 4/48 7/126 23.10 2.26 61.2 1 0 0 None None None None None
JS Solomon WI 1963-1963 23 19 917 540 26 4/34 5/47 20.76 3.53 35.2 1 0 0 None None None None None
AL Valentine WI 1963-1963 15 20 1839 822 24 3/33 4/81 34.25 2.68 76.6 0 0 0 None None None None None
D Shackleton Eng/Hamp 1963-1963 5 10 1667 591 21 4/72 7/165 28.14 2.12 79.3 1 0 0 1205+ 82.5* 60+ 2+ 4.24*
FMM Worrell WI 1963-1963 18 22 1224 480 13 4/62 4/79 36.92 2.35 94.1 1 0 0 None None None None None
DA Allen Eng/Glouc/PearXI 1963-1963 4 7 803 364 12 5/61 6/128 30.33 2.71 66.9 0 1 0 435+ 82.2* 28+ 3+ 5.86*
DR Smith Glouc 1963-1963 1 2 299 92 11 6/67 11/92 8.36 1.84 27.1 0 2 1 None None None None None
FJ Titmus Eng/MCC/Middx 1963-1963 6 7 1044 413 10 4/44 5/104 41.30 2.37 104.4 1 0 0 473+ 78.0* 34+ 0+ 5.61*
ER Dexter Eng/Sussex 1963-1963 7 10 776 349 10 4/38 5/45 34.90 2.69 77.6 1 0 0 446+ 78.2* 21+ 1+ 3.85*

First-class

Batting

Player Team Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF RR DR 100s 50s 0s 4s 6s Bnd% Dot Dot%
CC Hunte WI 1963-1963 21 37 6 1367 182 44.09 None None None 3 7 1 None None None None None
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 24 34 6 1333 112 47.60 None None None 4 6 1 None None None None None
BF Butcher WI 1963-1963 22 34 5 1294 133 44.62 None None None 2 8 1 None None None None None
RB Kanhai WI 1963-1963 21 32 4 1149 119 41.03 None None None 1 9 3 None None None None None
MC Carew WI 1963-1963 21 39 4 1060 117 30.28 None None None 1 6 4 None None None None None
SM Nurse WI 1963-1963 17 29 2 911 116* 33.74 None None None 3 3 0 None None None None None
EDAS McMorris WI 1963-1963 17 29 5 878 190* 36.58 None None None 2 4 2 None None None None None
JS Solomon WI 1963-1963 23 35 6 774 62 26.68 None None None 0 6 2 None None None None None
FMM Worrell WI 1963-1963 18 23 2 522 74* 24.85 None None None 0 2 3 None None None None None
KF Barrington Eng/Surrey 1963-1963 7 13 1 450 110* 37.50 618+ 2.66* 61.8* 1 2 0 26+ 3+ 4.69* 464+ 75.0*
ER Dexter Eng/Sussex 1963-1963 6 12 0 448 103 37.33 702+ 2.90* 70.2* 1 3 0 39+ 2+ 5.84* 522+ 74.3*
DB Close Eng/PearXI/York 1963-1963 8 16 0 417 70 26.06 933+ 2.02* 93.3* 0 3 1 38+ 0+ 4.07* 754+ 80.8*
WV Rodriguez WI 1963-1963 12 18 4 413 93 29.50 None None None 0 3 1 None None None None None
JH Edrich Eng/MCC/Surrey 1963-1963 6 11 1 392 106* 39.20 None None None 1 2 1 None None None None None
PJ Sharpe Eng/MCC/PearXI/York 1963-1963 7 14 1 370 85* 28.46 636+ 2.51* 127.2* 0 3 2 31+ 0+ 4.87* 488+ 76.7*

Bowling

Player Team Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10 Dot Dot% 4s 6s Bnd%
CC Griffith WI 1963-1963 20 39 4208 1527 119 8/23 13/58 12.83 2.17 35.3 6 8 1 None None None None None
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 24 42 4551 1844 82 5/35 9/90 22.48 2.43 55.5 3 3 0 None None None None None
LR Gibbs WI 1963-1963 19 35 4398 1564 78 6/98 11/157 20.05 2.13 56.3 4 4 1 None None None None None
WW Hall WI 1963-1963 20 39 3376 1606 74 7/51 8/50 21.70 2.85 45.6 5 2 0 None None None None None
LA King WI 1963-1963 18 35 2963 1284 47 5/47 7/70 27.31 2.60 63.0 0 1 0 None None None None None
FS Trueman Eng/PearXI/York 1963-1963 8 14 1873 807 45 7/44 12/119 17.93 2.58 41.6 1 6 3 1096+ 77.1* 61+ 2+ 4.43*
AW White WI 1963-1963 9 15 1716 647 28 4/48 7/126 23.10 2.26 61.2 1 0 0 None None None None None
JS Solomon WI 1963-1963 23 19 917 540 26 4/34 5/47 20.76 3.53 35.2 1 0 0 None None None None None
AL Valentine WI 1963-1963 15 20 1839 822 24 3/33 4/81 34.25 2.68 76.6 0 0 0 None None None None None
D Shackleton Eng/Hamp 1963-1963 5 10 1667 591 21 4/72 7/165 28.14 2.12 79.3 1 0 0 1205+ 82.5* 60+ 2+ 4.24*
FMM Worrell WI 1963-1963 18 22 1224 480 13 4/62 4/79 36.92 2.35 94.1 1 0 0 None None None None None
DA Allen Eng/Glouc/PearXI 1963-1963 4 7 803 364 12 5/61 6/128 30.33 2.71 66.9 0 1 0 435+ 82.2* 28+ 3+ 5.86*
DR Smith Glouc 1963-1963 1 2 299 92 11 6/67 11/92 8.36 1.84 27.1 0 2 1 None None None None None
FJ Titmus Eng/MCC/Middx 1963-1963 6 7 1044 413 10 4/44 5/104 41.30 2.37 104.4 1 0 0 473+ 78.0* 34+ 0+ 5.61*
ER Dexter Eng/Sussex 1963-1963 6 10 776 349 10 4/38 5/45 34.90 2.69 77.6 1 0 0 446+ 78.2* 21+ 1+ 3.85*

List A one-day

Batting

Player Team Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100s 50s 0s 4s 6s
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 64 64 64.00 0 1 0 None None
BF Butcher WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 57 57 57.00 0 1 0 None None
ER Dexter Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 0 41 41 41.00 0 0 0 None None
KG Suttle Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 0 40 40 40.00 0 0 0 None None
JM Parks Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 0 39 39 39.00 0 0 0 None None
NI Thomson Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 1 24 24* None 0 0 0 None None
DL Murray WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 23 23 23.00 0 0 0 None None
LJ Lenham Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 1 23 23* None 0 0 0 None None
LA King WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 8 8 8.00 0 0 0 None None
WV Rodriguez WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 6 6 6.00 0 0 0 None None
EDAS McMorris WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 4 4 4.00 0 0 0 None 0
RB Kanhai WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 3 3 3.00 0 0 0 0 0
ASM Oakman Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 0 2 2 2.00 0 0 0 0 0
CC Hunte WI 1963-1963 1 1 0 1 1 1.00 0 0 0 0 0
LR Gibbs WI 1963-1963 1 1 1 1 1* None 0 0 0 0 0

Bowling

Player Team Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
NI Thomson Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 72 38 3 3/38 3/38 12.66 3.16 24.0 0 0 0
LA King WI 1963-1963 1 1 72 35 3 3/35 3/35 11.66 2.91 24.0 0 0 0
A Buss Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 54 45 2 2/45 2/45 22.50 5.00 27.0 0 0 0
DL Bates Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 72 39 2 2/39 2/39 19.50 3.25 36.0 0 0 0
WW Hall WI 1963-1963 1 1 72 53 2 2/53 2/53 26.50 4.41 36.0 0 0 0
JA Snow Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 38 20 1 1/20 1/20 20.00 3.15 38.0 0 0 0
SM Nurse WI 1963-1963 1 1 24 19 1 1/19 1/19 19.00 4.75 24.0 0 0 0
ASM Oakman Sussex 1963-1963 1 1 18 25 0 - - None 8.33 None 0 0 0
GC Cooper Sussex 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0
ER Dexter Sussex 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0
RJ Langridge Sussex 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0
LJ Lenham Sussex 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0
JM Parks Sussex 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0
KG Suttle Sussex 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 1 1 66 33 0 - - None 3.00 None 0 0 0

Tests

Batting

Player Team Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF RR DR 100s 50s 0s 4s 6s Bnd% Dot Dot%
RB Kanhai WI 1963-1963 5 9 0 497 92 55.22 984 3.03 109.3 0 4 0 55 2 5.79 744 75.6
CC Hunte WI 1963-1963 5 10 2 471 182 58.87 1271 2.22 158.8 2 1 0 58 1 4.64 888 69.8
BF Butcher WI 1963-1963 5 9 1 383 133 47.87 812 2.83 101.5 1 2 0 48 2 6.15 618 76.1
ER Dexter Eng 1963-1963 5 10 0 340 73 34.00 702 2.90 70.2 0 3 0 39 2 5.84 522 74.3
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 5 8 0 322 102 40.25 713 2.70 89.1 1 2 0 39 2 5.75 548 76.8
DB Close Eng 1963-1963 5 10 0 315 70 31.50 933 2.02 93.3 0 3 1 38 0 4.07 754 80.8
KF Barrington Eng 1963-1963 5 10 0 275 80 27.50 618 2.66 61.8 0 2 0 26 3 4.69 464 75.0
PJ Sharpe Eng 1963-1963 3 6 1 267 85* 53.40 636 2.51 127.2 0 3 1 31 0 4.87 488 76.7
MJ Stewart Eng 1963-1963 4 8 0 211 87 26.37 584 2.16 73.0 0 1 1 20 1 3.59 468 80.1
JS Solomon WI 1963-1963 5 8 0 204 62 25.50 695 1.76 86.8 0 2 1 21 0 3.02 582 83.7
JM Parks Eng 1963-1963 4 8 0 190 57 23.75 413 2.76 51.6 0 1 0 21 2 5.56 314 76.0
FJ Titmus Eng 1963-1963 4 8 1 145 52* 20.71 448 1.94 64.0 0 1 2 8 1 2.00 359 80.1
FMM Worrell WI 1963-1963 5 8 1 142 74* 20.28 325 2.62 46.4 0 1 3 23 0 7.07 256 78.7
GAR Lock Eng 1963-1963 3 6 0 115 56 19.16 204 3.38 34.0 0 2 1 13 1 6.86 142 69.6
JB Bolus Eng 1963-1963 2 4 0 105 43 26.25 233 2.70 58.2 0 0 0 7 0 3.00 174 74.6

Bowling

Player Team Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10 Dot Dot% 4s 6s Bnd%
FS Trueman Eng 1963-1963 5 9 1420 594 34 7/44 12/119 17.47 2.50 41.7 1 4 2 1096 77.1 61 2 4.43
CC Griffith WI 1963-1963 5 10 1343 519 32 6/36 9/81 16.21 2.31 41.9 0 3 0 1062 79.0 47 0 3.49
LR Gibbs WI 1963-1963 5 10 1497 554 26 6/98 11/157 21.30 2.22 57.5 2 2 1 1203 80.3 57 11 4.54
GS Sobers WI 1963-1963 5 10 1386 571 20 5/60 7/140 28.55 2.47 69.3 0 1 0 1070 77.2 64 2 4.76
WW Hall WI 1963-1963 5 10 1068 534 16 4/39 5/110 33.37 3.00 66.7 2 0 0 809 75.7 53 0 4.96
D Shackleton Eng 1963-1963 4 8 1460 518 15 4/72 7/165 34.53 2.12 97.3 1 0 0 1205 82.5 60 2 4.24
ER Dexter Eng 1963-1963 5 8 570 227 7 4/38 5/45 32.42 2.38 81.4 1 0 0 446 78.2 21 1 3.85
FJ Titmus Eng 1963-1963 4 4 606 256 6 4/44 5/104 42.66 2.53 101.0 1 0 0 473 78.0 34 0 5.61
GAR Lock Eng 1963-1963 3 5 551 230 6 3/54 4/108 38.33 2.50 91.8 0 0 0 449 81.4 34 1 6.35
DA Allen Eng 1963-1963 2 4 529 208 4 2/122 2/85 52.00 2.35 132.2 0 0 0 435 82.2 28 3 5.86
JB Statham Eng 1963-1963 2 3 486 243 3 3/68 3/122 81.00 3.00 162.0 0 0 0 346 71.1 22 1 4.73
FMM Worrell WI 1963-1963 5 6 270 104 3 2/12 2/12 34.66 2.31 90.0 0 0 0 218 80.7 15 0 5.55
DB Close Eng 1963-1963 5 3 150 88 0 - - None 3.52 None 0 0 0 116 77.3 16 0 10.66
KV Andrew Eng 1963-1963 1 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0 None None None None None
KF Barrington Eng 1963-1963 5 0 0 0 0 - - None None None 0 0 0 None None None None None