Australia tour of India, 1959/60 / Scorecard

India 1st innings R 4s 6s
BK Kunderan b Mackay 12 0
NJ Contractor b Benaud 36 0
P Roy c †Grout b Davidson 33 0
RG Nadkarni c Burge b Lindwall 2 0 0
RB Kenny c †Grout b Lindwall 7 0
CD Gopinath b Benaud 39 0
CG Borde b Benaud 6 0
GS Ramchand* b Davidson 12 0
ML Jaisimha not out 20 0
RB Desai c †Grout b Davidson 17 0
JM Patel run out 0 0 0
Extras (b 5, lb 1, w 1, nb 3) 10
Total (all out; 89.3 overs) 194 (2.16 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-30 (Kunderan), 2-59 (Contractor), 3-71 (Nadkarni), 4-83 (Kenny), 5-112 (Roy), 6-131 (Borde), 7-142 (Gopinath), 8-158 (Ramchand), 9-194 (Desai), 10-194 (Patel)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 16 2 37 3 2.31
I Meckiff 17 5 28 0 1.64
KD Mackay 11 5 16 1 1.45
RR Lindwall 16 6 44 2 2.75
R Benaud 29.3 12 59 3 2.00
Australia 1st innings R 4s 6s
LE Favell b Desai 26 0
ATW Grout b Patel 50 0
RN Harvey c Jaisimha b Patel 17 0
NC O'Neill c †Kunderan b Desai 113 15 0
PJP Burge b Desai 60 0
CC McDonald lbw b Borde 27 0
KD Mackay b Patel 18 0
RR Lindwall c †Kunderan b Desai 10 0
AK Davidson b Borde 4 0
R Benaud* c & b Borde 3 0 0
I Meckiff not out 0 0 0
Extras (lb 3) 3
Total (all out; 111.1 overs) 331 (2.97 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-76 (Grout), 2-76 (Favell), 3-116 (Harvey), 4-266 (O'Neill), 5-273 (Burge), 6-299 (Mackay), 7-323 (McDonald), 8-325 (Lindwall), 9-328 (Benaud), 10-331 (Davidson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RB Desai 36 4 111 4 3.08
GS Ramchand 10 1 37 0 3.70
JM Patel 26 2 104 3 4.00
RG Nadkarni 22 10 36 0 1.63
CG Borde 13.1 4 23 3 1.74
ML Jaisimha 4 0 17 0 4.25
India 2nd innings R 4s 6s
BK Kunderan b Davidson 0 0 0
NJ Contractor c Davidson b Benaud 30 0
P Roy lbw b Benaud 39 0
ML Jaisimha b Mackay 74 0
CD Gopinath c †Grout b Benaud 0 0 0
RG Nadkarni c †Grout b Lindwall 29 0
CG Borde b Meckiff 50 0
RB Kenny c †Grout b Mackay 62 0
GS Ramchand* b Benaud 9 0
RB Desai not out 17 0
JM Patel c Benaud b Davidson 12 0
Extras (b 11, lb 4, nb 2) 17
Total (all out; 146.2 overs) 339 (2.31 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Kunderan), 2-67 (Contractor), 3-78 (Roy), 4-78 (Gopinath), 5-123 (Nadkarni), 6-206 (Borde), 7-289 (Jaisimha), 8-294 (Kenny), 9-316 (Ramchand), 10-339 (Patel)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 36.2 13 76 2 2.09
I Meckiff 21 2 41 1 1.95
KD Mackay 21 7 36 2 1.71
RR Lindwall 20 3 66 1 3.30
R Benaud 48 23 103 4 2.14
Australia 2nd innings (target: 203 runs) R 6s
LE Favell not out 62 0
CC McDonald run out 6 0
RN Harvey c & b Contractor 36 0
R Benaud* not out 10 0
Extras (b 1, lb 5, nb 1) 7
Total (2 wickets; 52 overs) 121 (2.32 runs per over)
Did not bat ATW Grout, NC O'Neill, PJP Burge, KD Mackay, RR Lindwall, AK Davidson, I Meckiff
Fall of wickets 1-20 (McDonald), 2-104 (Harvey)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RB Desai 11 4 18 0 1.63
GS Ramchand 3 2 4 0 1.33
JM Patel 7 1 15 0 2.14
RG Nadkarni 7 4 10 0 1.42
CG Borde 13 1 45 0 3.46
ML Jaisimha 6 2 13 0 2.16
NJ Contractor 5 1 9 1 1.80
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the 5-match series 2-1
Umpires SK Ganguli and ND Sane
Close of play
Sat, 23 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 158/7 (GS Ramchand 12*, ML Jaisimha 2*)
Sun, 24 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 229/3 (NC O'Neill 93*, PJP Burge 43*)
Mon, 25 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 67/2 (P Roy 31*, ML Jaisimha 0*)
Tue, 26 Jan - rest day
Wed, 27 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 243/6 (ML Jaisimha 59*, RB Kenny 26*)
Thu, 28 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 121/2 (52 ov) - end of match
 
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