England in India Test Series 1984/85

Result - England 2-1 (5)

England in India flashback: 1984-85

'We shocked India by being resilient'

When England arrived in India for their 1984-85 tour, things got unpleasant on and off the field. But they stuck it out and turned their fortunes around, thanks in large part to Tim Robinson

Neil Foster on the tour of India in 1984-85

'As a tour it was both fascinating and problematical'

Neil Foster was one of the unlikely heroes when England last won a Test series in India in 1984-85


England in India Test Series, 1984/85

England tour of India, Nov 1984 - Feb 1985

Test matches

Syed Kirmani waits to collect the ball
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Series Results
India v England at Kanpur - Jan 31-Feb 5, 1985
Match drawn
India v England at Chennai - Jan 13-18, 1985
England won by 9 wickets
India v England at Kolkata - Dec 31, 1984 - Jan 5, 1985
Match drawn
India v England at Delhi - Dec 12-17, 1984
England won by 8 wickets
India v England at Mumbai - Nov 28-Dec 3, 1984
India won by 8 wickets
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