India tour of England, 1959 / Results

Matches

Tour Match: Worcestershire v Indians at Worcester - Apr 29-May 1, 1959

Indians 219 and 157/3; Worcestershire 305

Match drawn

Tour Match: Cambridge University v Indians at Cambridge - May 6-8, 1959

Cambridge University 223 and 160; Indians 436/6d

Indians won by an innings and 53 runs

Tour Match: Leicestershire v Indians at Leicester - May 9-12, 1959

Leicestershire 301/8d and 163/4d; Indians 246 and 94/2

Match drawn

Tour Match: Surrey v Indians at The Oval - May 13-15, 1959

Indians 249 and 205/3d; Surrey 253 and 151/2

Match drawn

Tour Match: Glamorgan v Indians at Cardiff - May 16-19, 1959

Glamorgan 182 and 223; Indians 112 and 242

Glamorgan won by 51 runs

Tour Match: Essex v Indians at Ilford - May 20-22, 1959

Essex 285/9d and 83/4d; Indians 188 and 98/2

Match drawn

Tour Match: Marylebone Cricket Club v Indians at Lord's - May 23-26, 1959

Marylebone Cricket Club 374/4d and 120/1d; Indians 211 and 136

Marylebone Cricket Club won by 147 runs

Tour Match: Oxford University v Indians at Oxford - May 27-29, 1959

Oxford University 172 and 234; Indians 459/4d

Indians won by an innings and 53 runs

Tour Match: Somerset v Indians at Taunton - May 30-Jun 2, 1959

Indians 432/9d and 119/8d; Somerset 300 and 52/4

Match drawn

1st Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jun 4-8, 1959

England 422; India 206 and 157 (f/o)

England won by an innings and 59 runs

Tour Match: Minor Counties v Indians at Stoke-on-Trent - Jun 10-12, 1959

Indians 287 and 274/7d; Minor Counties 228 and 334/4

Minor Counties won by 6 wickets

Tour Match: Northamptonshire v Indians at Northampton - Jun 13-16, 1959

Northamptonshire 211 and 208; Indians 428/6d

Indians won by an innings and 9 runs

2nd Test: England v India at Lord's - Jun 18-20, 1959

India 168 and 165; England 226 and 108/2

England won by 8 wickets

Tour Match: Lancashire v Indians at Manchester - Jun 24-26, 1959

Lancashire 400/5d; Indians 196 and 87/2 (f/o)

Match drawn

Tour Match: Derbyshire v Indians at Chesterfield - Jun 27-30, 1959

Derbyshire 241 and 240/5d; Indians 323 and 77/2

Match drawn

3rd Test: England v India at Leeds - Jul 2-4, 1959

India 161 and 149; England 483/8d

England won by an innings and 173 runs

Tour Match: Scotland v Indians at Paisley - Jul 8-10, 1959

Indians 293 and 210; Scotland 261 and 153/8

Match drawn

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Indians at Sheffield - Jul 11-14, 1959

Indians 381 and 117/2; Yorkshire 299

Match drawn

Tour Match: Sussex v Indians at Hove - Jul 15-17, 1959

Indians 180 and 363/5; Sussex 369

Match drawn

Tour Match: Middlesex v Indians at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 1959

Indians 373/7d and 67/6; Middlesex 217 and 222 (f/o)

Indians won by 4 wickets

4th Test: England v India at Manchester - Jul 23-28, 1959

England 490 and 265/8d; India 208 and 376

England won by 171 runs

Tour Match: Surrey v Indians at The Oval - Jul 29-31, 1959

Indians 154 and 139; Surrey 214 and 64/5

Match drawn

Tour Match: Glamorgan v Indians at Swansea - Aug 1-4, 1959

Indians 291 and 199; Glamorgan 208 and 166

Indians won by 116 runs

Tour Match: Warwickshire v Indians at Birmingham - Aug 5-7, 1959

Indians 284 and 241/3d; Warwickshire 356/8d and 92/6

Match drawn

Tour Match: Nottinghamshire v Indians at Nottingham - Aug 8-11, 1959

Indians 172 and 255; Nottinghamshire 284 and 144/2

Nottinghamshire won by 8 wickets

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Indians at Bradford - Aug 12-14, 1959

Yorkshire 146 and 159/6; Indians 256

Match drawn

Tour Match: Gloucestershire v Indians at Cheltenham - Aug 15-18, 1959

Gloucestershire 318/9d and 186/4d; Indians 179 and 133

Gloucestershire won by 192 runs

5th Test: England v India at The Oval - Aug 20-24, 1959

India 140 and 194; England 361

England won by an innings and 27 runs

Tour Match: Hampshire v Indians at Bournemouth - Aug 26-28, 1959

Hampshire 360/9d and 147/3d; Indians 337 and 96/8

Match drawn

Tour Match: Kent v Indians at Canterbury - Aug 29-Sep 1, 1959

Kent 258 and 147; Indians 303 and 106/2

Indians won by 8 wickets

Tour Match: AER Gilligan's XI v Indians at Hastings - Sep 2-4, 1959

AER Gilligan's XI 375 and 200/7d; Indians 285 and 254/6

Match drawn

Tour Match: Lancashire v Indians at Blackpool - Sep 5-8, 1959

Lancashire 486/7d and 175/5d; Indians 448 and 148/3

Match drawn

Tour Match: TN Pearce's XI v Indians at Scarborough - Sep 9-11, 1959

Indians 176 and 310; TN Pearce's XI 252 and 235/5

TN Pearce's XI won by 5 wickets

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Tour Results
Pearce's XI v Indians at Scarborough - Sep 9-11, 1959
Pearce's XI won by 5 wickets
Lancashire v Indians at Blackpool - Sep 5-8, 1959
Match drawn
AER Gilligan's XI v Indians at Hastings - Sep 2-4, 1959
Match drawn
Kent v Indians at Canterbury - Aug 29-Sep 1, 1959
Indians won by 8 wickets
Hampshire v Indians at Bournemouth - Aug 26-28, 1959
Match drawn
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