India tour of England 1986

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom

Indian cricket was in total disarray when it lost its leading men like Mohammad Azharuddin to the match fixing controversy

Tests: England 0 India 2, ODIs: England 1 India 1

The Indians in England, 1986

As the Indians began their tour in cold, rainy weather in the West Country, two questions came to mind

Third Cornhill Test


A stoppage of 48 minutes for bad light and rain after tea on the fifth day tantalisingly denied both sides the opportunity of winning a match which fluctuated throughout on a dry, brown pitch


Texaco Trophy, 1986 (India in England ODIs)

India in England Test Series, 1986

India tour of England, Apr-Jul 1986

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Tour Results
Yorkshire v Indians at Scarborough - Jul 12-14, 1986
Indians won by 5 wickets
England v India at Birmingham - Jul 3-8, 1986
Match drawn
Somerset v Indians at Taunton - Jun 28-30, 1986
Match drawn
England v India at Leeds - Jun 19-23, 1986
India won by 279 runs
Leics v Indians at Leicester - Jun 14-16, 1986
Match drawn
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