India tour of England, 1971 / Scorecard

India in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v India

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c †Engineer b Abid Ali 3 32 26 0 0 11.53
BW Luckhurst c Solkar b Chandrasekhar 30 81 72 5 0 41.66
JH Edrich c Venkataraghavan b Bedi 18 62 49 0 0 36.73
DL Amiss c †Engineer b Bedi 9 53 53 1 0 16.98
BL D'Oliveira c Solkar b Chandrasekhar 4 8 11 1 0 36.36
APE Knott c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan 67 126 135 9 1 49.62
R Illingworth* c †Engineer b Bedi 33 127 132 4 0 25.00
RA Hutton b Venkataraghavan 20 82 96 1 0 20.83
JA Snow c Abid Ali b Chandrasekhar 73 143 132 6 0 55.30
N Gifford b Bedi 17 109 112 2 0 15.17
JSE Price not out 5 18 25 0 0 20.00
Extras (b 8, lb 12, nb 5) 25
Total (all out; 139.3 overs) 304 (2.17 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-18 (Boycott), 2-46 (Luckhurst), 3-56 (Edrich), 4-61 (D'Oliveira), 5-71 (Amiss), 6-161 (Knott), 7-183 (Illingworth), 8-223 (Hutton), 9-294 (Snow), 10-304 (Gifford)
Bowling O M R W Econ
S Abid Ali 15 3 38 1 2.53
ED Solkar 8 3 17 0 2.12
S Venkataraghavan 28 8 44 2 1.57
BS Chandrasekhar 49 10 110 3 2.24
BS Bedi 39.3 18 70 4 1.77
India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
AV Mankad c Gifford b Snow 1 12 13 0 0 7.69
SM Gavaskar c Amiss b Price 4 48 37 0 0 10.81
AL Wadekar* c Illingworth b Gifford 85 192 182 11 0 46.70
DN Sardesai c Illingworth b Gifford 25 117 96 2 0 26.04
GR Viswanath c †Knott b Hutton 68 273 263 6 0 25.85
FM Engineer c Illingworth b Hutton 28 49 54 3 0 51.85
ED Solkar c †Knott b Gifford 67 306 257 3 1 26.07
S Abid Ali c Luckhurst b Snow 6 19 12 0 0 50.00
S Venkataraghavan c Hutton b Price 11 53 42 1 0 26.19
BS Bedi c Price b Gifford 0 16 12 0 0 0.00
BS Chandrasekhar not out 0 30 27 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 7, lb 9, nb 2) 18
Total (all out; 165.3 overs) 313 (1.89 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Mankad), 2-29 (Gavaskar), 3-108 (Sardesai), 4-125 (Wadekar), 5-175 (Engineer), 6-267 (Viswanath), 7-279 (Abid Ali), 8-302 (Venkataraghavan), 9-311 (Bedi), 10-313 (Solkar)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JSE Price 25 9 46 2 1.84
JA Snow 31 9 64 2 2.06
RA Hutton 24 8 38 2 1.58
N Gifford 45.3 14 84 4 1.84
BL D'Oliveira 15 7 20 0 1.33
R Illingworth 25 12 43 0 1.72
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan 33 96 83 5 0 39.75
BW Luckhurst b Solkar 1 13 9 0 0 11.11
JH Edrich c †Engineer b Bedi 62 190 169 5 0 36.68
DL Amiss run out 0 11 14 0 0 0.00
BL D'Oliveira b Bedi 30 51 60 4 0 50.00
APE Knott c Wadekar b Chandrasekhar 24 49 62 1 0 38.70
R Illingworth* c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan 20 81 98 3 0 20.40
RA Hutton b Chandrasekhar 0 5 8 0 0 0.00
JA Snow c Chandrasekhar b Venkataraghavan 9 18 12 1 0 75.00
N Gifford not out 7 51 68 1 0 10.29
JSE Price c Abid Ali b Venkataraghavan 0 6 10 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 5) 5
Total (all out; 98.5 overs) 191 (1.93 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Luckhurst), 2-65 (Boycott), 3-70 (Amiss), 4-117 (D'Oliveira), 5-145 (Edrich), 6-153 (Knott), 7-153 (Hutton), 8-174 (Snow), 9-189 (Illingworth), 10-191 (Price)
Bowling O M R W Econ
S Abid Ali 9 1 20 0 2.22
ED Solkar 6 3 13 1 2.16
S Venkataraghavan 30.5 11 52 4 1.68
BS Chandrasekhar 23 7 60 2 2.60
BS Bedi 30 13 41 2 1.36
India 2nd innings (target: 183 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
AV Mankad c †Knott b Snow 5 10 13 0 0 38.46
SM Gavaskar c Edrich b Gifford 53 123 96 5 0 55.20
AL Wadekar* c Boycott b Price 5 12 8 0 0 62.50
FM Engineer st †Knott b Gifford 35 49 40 4 0 87.50
GR Viswanath c Amiss b Gifford 9 16 19 1 0 47.36
DN Sardesai b Illingworth 1 12 13 0 0 7.69
ED Solkar not out 6 64 54 1 0 11.11
S Abid Ali c Snow b Illingworth 14 23 29 1 0 48.27
S Venkataraghavan c Hutton b Gifford 7 13 16 1 0 43.75
BS Bedi not out 2 9 13 0 0 15.38
Extras (lb 7, nb 1) 8
Total (8 wickets; 50 overs) 145 (2.90 runs per over)
Did not bat BS Chandrasekhar
Fall of wickets 1-8 (Mankad), 2-21 (Wadekar), 3-87 (Engineer), 4-101 (Viswanath), 5-108 (Sardesai), 6-114 (Gavaskar), 7-135 (Abid Ali), 8-142 (Venkataraghavan)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JSE Price 4 0 26 1 6.50
JA Snow 8 0 23 1 2.87
RA Hutton 3 0 12 0 4.00
N Gifford 19 4 43 4 2.26
R Illingworth 16 2 33 2 2.06
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 3-match series level 0-0
Umpires DJ Constant and CS Elliott
Close of play
Thu, 22 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 252/8 (JA Snow 51*, N Gifford 4*)
Fri, 23 Jul - day 2 - India 1st innings 179/5 (GR Viswanath 24*, ED Solkar 0*)
Sat, 24 Jul - day 3 - India 1st innings 313
Sun, 25 Jul - rest day
Mon, 26 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 145/5 (APE Knott 17*)
Tue, 27 Jul - day 5 - India 2nd innings 145/8 (50 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v India at The Oval - Aug 19-24, 1971
India won by 4 wickets
England v India at Manchester - Aug 5-10, 1971
Match drawn
England v India at Lord's - Jul 22-27, 1971
Match drawn
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Jul 27, 1971

John Price is caught by Abid Ali off Srinivas Venkataraghavan for a duck, England v India, 1st Test, Lord's, 5th day, July 27, 1971

John Price is caught by Abid Ali off Srinivas Venkataraghavan for a duck

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Jul 22, 1971

Bishan Bedi took 4 for 70, England v India, 1st Test, Lord's, 1st day, July 22, 1971

Bishan Bedi took 4 for 70

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