India tour of England, 1979

Matches

1st Match: India v West Indies at Birmingham - Jun 9, 1979

India 190 (53.1/60 ov); West Indies 194/1 (51.3/60 ov)

West Indies won by 9 wickets (with 51 balls remaining)

6th Match: India v New Zealand at Leeds - Jun 13, 1979

India 182 (55.5/60 ov); New Zealand 183/2 (57/60 ov)

New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)

9th Match: India v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 16-18, 1979

Sri Lanka 238/5 (60/60 ov); India 191 (54.1/60 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 47 runs

1st Test: England v India at Birmingham - Jul 12-16, 1979

England 633/5d; India 297 and 253 (f/o)

England won by an innings and 83 runs

2nd Test: England v India at Lord's - Aug 2-7, 1979

India 96 and 318/4; England 419/9d

Match drawn

3rd Test: England v India at Leeds - Aug 16-21, 1979

England 270; India 223/6

Match drawn

4th Test: England v India at The Oval - Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979

England 305 and 334/8d; India 202 and 429/8

Match drawn

News

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Fourth Cornhill Test, The Oval

England v India 1979

Third Cornhill Test

ENGLAND v INDIA

Second Cornhill Test

ENGLAND v INDIA

Photos

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Sunil Gavaskar pulls one to the leg side during his double-century

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Sunil Gavaskar pulls one to the leg side during his double-century

Tour Results
England v India at The Oval - Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979
Match drawn
England v India at Leeds - Aug 16-21, 1979
Match drawn
England v India at Lord's - Aug 2-7, 1979
Match drawn
England v India at Birmingham - Jul 12-16, 1979
England won by an innings and 83 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 16-18, 1979
Sri Lanka won by 47 runs
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