Australia tour of India 1959/60

When Jasu Patel wrought the miracle at Kanpur

The miracle at Kanpur, as the totally unexpected Indian victory was hailed as, was the highlight of the Australian tour of India in 1959-60 as the author recalls in the fourth part of the series of articles being run by CricInfo as part of the build

Fifth Test Match

India v Australia

At Calcutta, January 23, 24, 25, 27, 28

Fourth Test Match

India v Australia

At Madras, January 13, 14, 15, 17

Statistics

Australia in India Test Series, 1959/60

Australia tour of India, Dec 1959 - Jan 1960

Test matches

Tour Results
India v Australia at Kolkata - Jan 23-28, 1960
Match drawn
India v Australia at Chennai - Jan 13-17, 1960
Australia won by an innings and 55 runs
India v Australia at Mumbai (BS) - Jan 1-6, 1960
Match drawn
India v Australia at Kanpur - Dec 19-24, 1959
India won by 119 runs
India v Australia at Delhi - Dec 12-16, 1959
Australia won by an innings and 127 runs
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