India tour of England, 3rd Test: England v India at The Oval, Aug 19-24, 1971
India won by 4 wickets
19,20,21,23,24 August 1971 (5-day match)
  England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BW Luckhurst c Gavaskar b Solkar 1 6 6 0 0 16.66
JA Jameson run out 82 162 152 10 2 53.94
JH Edrich c †Engineer b Bedi 41 124 118 4 0 34.74
KWR Fletcher c Gavaskar b Bedi 1 21 15 0 0 6.66
BL D'Oliveira c Mankad b Chandrasekhar 2 16 19 0 0 10.52
APE Knott c & b Solkar 90 117 116 11 1 77.58
R Illingworth* b Chandrasekhar 11 39 35 1 0 31.42
RA Hutton b Venkataraghavan 81 132 125 13 0 64.80
JA Snow c †Engineer b Solkar 3 15 16 0 0 18.75
DL Underwood c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan 22 54 47 2 0 46.80
JSE Price not out 1 4 3 0 0 33.33
Extras (b 4, lb 15, w 1) 20
  Total (all out; 108.4 overs) 355 (3.26 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  S Abid Ali 12 2 47 0 3.91
  ED Solkar 15 4 28 3 1.86
  SM Gavaskar 1 0 1 0 1.00
  BS Bedi 36 5 120 2 3.33
  BS Chandrasekhar 24 6 76 2 3.16
  S Venkataraghavan 20.4 3 63 2 3.04
  India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
SM Gavaskar b Snow 6 49 35 1 0 17.14
AV Mankad b Price 10 38 28 1 0 35.71
AL Wadekar* c Hutton b Illingworth 48 171 133 2 0 36.09
DN Sardesai b Illingworth 54 135 139 7 0 38.84
GR Viswanath b Illingworth 0 6 8 0 0 0.00
ED Solkar c Fletcher b D'Oliveira 44 129 125 3 0 35.20
FM Engineer c Illingworth b Snow 59 124 111 0 0 53.15
S Abid Ali b Illingworth 26 60 40 3 0 65.00
S Venkataraghavan lbw b Underwood 24 62 66 4 0 36.36
BS Bedi c D'Oliveira b Illingworth 2 17 18 0 0 11.11
BS Chandrasekhar not out 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 6, lb 4, nb 1) 11
  Total (all out; 117.3 overs) 284 (2.41 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  JA Snow 24 5 68 2 2.83
  JSE Price 15 2 51 1 3.40
  RA Hutton 12 2 30 0 2.50
  BL D'Oliveira 7 5 5 1 0.71
  R Illingworth 34.3 12 70 5 2.02
  DL Underwood 25 6 49 1 1.96
  England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BW Luckhurst c Venkataraghavan b Chandrasekhar 33 110 111 3 0 29.72
JA Jameson run out (Chandrasekhar) 16 35 25 2 0 64.00
JH Edrich b Chandrasekhar 0 5 5 0 0 0.00
KWR Fletcher c Solkar b Chandrasekhar 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
BL D'Oliveira c sub b Venkataraghavan 17 26 28 2 0 60.71
APE Knott c Solkar b Venkataraghavan 1 9 4 0 0 25.00
R Illingworth* c & b Chandrasekhar 4 15 17 0 0 23.52
RA Hutton not out 13 49 44 1 0 29.54
JA Snow c & b Chandrasekhar 0 1 4 0 0 0.00
DL Underwood c Mankad b Bedi 11 28 27 2 0 40.74
JSE Price lbw b Chandrasekhar 3 5 5 0 0 60.00
Extras (lb 3) 3
  Total (all out; 45.1 overs) 101 (2.23 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  S Abid Ali 3 1 5 0 1.66
  ED Solkar 3 1 10 0 3.33
  BS Bedi 1 0 1 1 1.00
  BS Chandrasekhar 18.1 3 38 6 2.09
  S Venkataraghavan 20 4 44 2 2.20
  India 2nd innings (target: 173 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
SM Gavaskar lbw b Snow 0 10 9 0 0 0.00
AV Mankad c Hutton b Underwood 11 78 74 0 0 14.86
AL Wadekar* run out 45 125 118 4 0 38.13
DN Sardesai c †Knott b Underwood 40 159 156 4 0 25.64
GR Viswanath c †Knott b Luckhurst 33 175 171 0 0 19.29
ED Solkar c & b Underwood 1 22 16 0 0 6.25
FM Engineer not out 28 50 59 3 0 47.45
S Abid Ali not out 4 1 4 1 0 100.00
Extras (b 6, lb 5, nb 1) 12
  Total (6 wickets; 101 overs) 174 (1.72 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  JA Snow 11 7 14 1 1.27
  JSE Price 5 0 10 0 2.00
  BL D'Oliveira 9 3 17 0 1.88
  R Illingworth 36 15 40 0 1.11
  DL Underwood 38 14 72 3 1.89
  BW Luckhurst 2 0 9 1 4.50

Match details


Toss - England, who chose to bat
Series - India won the 3-match series 1-0
Umpires - CS Elliott and AEG Rhodes
Close of play
  • Thu, 19 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 355
  • Fri, 20 Aug - day 2 - no play
  • Sat, 21 Aug - day 3 - India 1st innings 234/7 (S Abid Ali 2*, S Venkataraghavan 3*)
  • Sun, 22 Aug - rest day
  • Mon, 23 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 76/2 (AL Wadekar 45*, DN Sardesai 13*)
  • Tue, 24 Aug - day 5 - India 2nd innings 174/6 (101 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


General
    • India's first test win in England, first series win in England.
 
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