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Rustomji Jamshedji      

Full name Rustomji Jamshedji Dorabji Jamshedji

Born November 18, 1892, Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra

Died April 5, 1976, Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra (aged 83 years 139 days)

Major teams India, Mumbai

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 2 5 4* - 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 29 50 24 291 43 11.19 0 0 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 210 137 3 3/137 3/137 45.66 3.91 70.0 0 0 0
First-class 29 5833 2965 134 7/61 22.12 3.04 43.5 10 3
Career statistics
Only Test India v England at Mumbai, Dec 15-18, 1933 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1922/23 - 1938/39
Profile

Rustomji Jamshedji made his Test debut at the age of 41 years, 27 days and is still the oldest Indian to play his first Test. But he made his presence felt in what turned out to be his only Test, against England at Bombay in 1933-34. A slow left-armer, Jamshedji took the wickets of Charlie Barnett, Bryan Valentine and Leslie Townsend for 137 runs in the first innings as England piled up 438 on their way to victory by nine wickets.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: India v Australia at Pune - Feb 23-25
Australia won by 333 runs
Group C: Andhra v Bengal at Chennai - Feb 25
Bengal won by 4 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Group A: Baroda v Railways at Delhi - Feb 25
Baroda won by 30 runs
Group B: Delhi v Tamil Nadu at Cuttack - Feb 25
Tamil Nadu won by 42 runs
Group C: Gujarat v Mumbai at Chennai - Feb 25
Mumbai won by 98 runs
Group A: Haryana v Odisha at Delhi - Feb 25
Haryana won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Group B: H. Pradesh v Maharashtra at Cuttack - Feb 25
Maharashtra won by 25 runs
Group D: Hyderabad v J + K at Kolkata - Feb 25
Hyderabad won by 29 runs
Group D: Jharkhand v Karnataka at Kolkata - Feb 25
Karnataka won by 5 runs
Group B: Kerala v Tripura at Bhubaneswar - Feb 25
Tripura won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Group C: M. Pradesh v Rajasthan at Chennai - Feb 25
M. Pradesh won by 3 wickets (with 60 balls remaining)
Group A: Punjab v Vidarbha at Delhi - Feb 25
Punjab won by 6 wickets (with 53 balls remaining)
Group D: Saurashtra v Services at Kalyani - Feb 25
Services won by 48 runs
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