Australia tour of India, 1959/60 / Scorecard

Australia in India Test Series - 4th Test

India v Australia

Australia won by an innings and 55 runs

Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
CC McDonald b Patel 16 0
LE Favell st †Kunderan b Nadkarni 101 0
RN Harvey b Desai 11 0
NC O'Neill b Desai 40 0
PJP Burge b Desai 35 0
KD Mackay st †Kunderan b Patel 89 210 0
AK Davidson lbw b Nadkarni 6 0
ATW Grout c Milkha Singh b Nadkarni 2 0 0
R Benaud* b Borde 25 0
I Meckiff c Roy b Desai 8 0
LF Kline not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 5, nb 1) 9
Total (all out; 153 overs) 342 (2.23 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-58 (McDonald), 2-77 (Harvey), 3-147 (O'Neill), 4-197 (Favell), 5-216 (Burge), 6-239 (Davidson), 7-249 (Grout), 8-308 (Benaud), 9-329 (Meckiff), 10-342 (Mackay)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RB Desai 41 10 93 4 2.26
GS Ramchand 15 6 26 0 1.73
RG Nadkarni 44 15 75 3 1.70
JM Patel 37 12 84 2 2.27
CG Borde 16 1 55 1 3.43
India 1st innings R 4s 6s
P Roy c †Grout b Davidson 1 0 0
BK Kunderan b Benaud 71 12 0
RB Kenny b Mackay 33 0
NJ Contractor c Kline b Benaud 7 0
CG Borde c †Grout b Kline 3 0 0
GS Ramchand* c Harvey b Benaud 13 0
AG Milkha Singh b Davidson 16 0
RG Nadkarni c Kline b Benaud 3 0 0
MM Sood st †Grout b Davidson 0 0 0
RB Desai c McDonald b Benaud 0 0 0
JM Patel not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 1, nb 1) 2
Total (all out; 77.1 overs) 149 (1.93 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-20 (Roy), 2-95 (Kenny), 3-111 (Kunderan), 4-114 (Borde), 5-130 (Contractor), 6-130 (Ramchand), 7-145 (Nadkarni), 8-148 (Sood), 9-149 (Milkha Singh), 10-149 (Desai)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 19 6 36 3 1.89
I Meckiff 7 4 21 0 3.00
R Benaud 32.1 14 43 5 1.33
LF Kline 15 8 21 1 1.40
RN Harvey 1 0 9 0 9.00
KD Mackay 3 0 17 1 5.66
India 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
P Roy c O'Neill b Meckiff 3 0 0
NJ Contractor c Meckiff b Kline 41 240 0
RB Kenny c †Grout b Meckiff 1 0 0
BK Kunderan b Benaud 33 6 0
CG Borde c Davidson b Benaud 1 0 0
AG Milkha Singh b Harvey 9 0
RG Nadkarni run out 18 0
GS Ramchand* st †Grout b Benaud 22 0
MM Sood b Davidson 3 0 0
RB Desai not out 0 0 0
JM Patel c Kline b Davidson 0 0 0
Extras (b 4, lb 2, nb 1) 7
Total (all out; 105 overs) 138 (1.31 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Roy), 2-11 (Kenny), 3-54 (Kunderan), 4-62 (Borde), 5-78 (Milkha Singh), 6-100 (Contractor), 7-127 (Nadkarni), 8-138 (Ramchand), 9-138 (Sood), 10-138 (Patel)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 19 7 33 2 1.73
I Meckiff 22 10 33 2 1.50
R Benaud 35 19 43 3 1.22
LF Kline 12 5 13 1 1.08
RN Harvey 13 7 8 1 0.61
KD Mackay 4 3 1 0 0.25
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 2-1
Test debuts AG Milkha Singh and MM Sood (India)
Umpires ND Sane and MG Vijayasarathi
Close of play
Wed, 13 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 183/3 (LE Favell 100*, PJP Burge 13*)
Thu, 14 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 46/1 (BK Kunderan 33*, RB Kenny 11*)
Fri, 15 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 26/2 (NJ Contractor 11*, BK Kunderan 10*)
Sat, 16 Jan - rest day
Sun, 17 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 138 (105 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
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Match drawn
India v Australia at Chennai - Jan 13-17, 1960
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India v Australia at Mumbai (BS) - Jan 1-6, 1960
Match drawn
India v Australia at Kanpur - Dec 19-24, 1959
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India v Australia at Delhi - Dec 12-16, 1959
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