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1984

The show must go on

Nov 29, 2008: Two assassinations left England's tour of India in 1984-85 in serious doubt

Martin Williamson

Neil Foster on the tour of India in 1984-85

'As a tour it was both fascinating and problematical'

Feb 27, 2006: Neil Foster was one of the unlikely heroes when England last won a Test series in India in 1984-85

Andrew Miller

India must play Sarandeep at Bangalore

Dec 16, 2001: In the first place, there was a sense of complacency in the Indian ranks

Partab Ramchand

Fifth Test Match

INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: Only when England lost three quick wickets to Gopal Sharma midway through the fourth day did India look capable of bringing off a win to square the series

4th Test

India v England 1984-85

1986: Well-sustained swing bowling by Foster, playing his first match of the series, gave England a grip they were never to lose when India, winning the toss, were dismissed in five hours and twelve minutes

Third Test Match

INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Calcutta, December 31, January 1, 3, 4, 5

Second Test Match

INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: An excellent all-round performance was unexpectedly rewarded after lunch on the final day when, by taking India's last six wickets for 28, England were left with a simple task to square the series

First Test Match

INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Bombay, November 28, 29, December 1, 2, 3

Tests: India 1 England 2, ODIs: India 1 England 4

England in India and Sri Lanka, 1984-85

1986: England got more than they bargained for on their tour of India, and it was much to their credit that they became the first team from any country to win a series there coming from behind

Fifth One-day International

†INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Chandigarh, January 27

Fourth One-day International

†INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Nagpur, January 23

Third One-day International

†INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Bangalore, January 20

Second One-day International

†INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Cuttack, December 27

First One-day International

†INDIA v ENGLAND 1984-85

1986: At Pune, December 5

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