Subrata Guha      

Full name Subrata Guha

Born January 31, 1946, Calcutta (now Kolkata), Bengal

Died November 5, 2003, Mumbai (aged 57 years 278 days)

Major teams India, Bengal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 2 17 6 3.40 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 85 102 18 1067 75 12.70 0 3 45 0
List A 2 2 1 0 0* 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 8 674 311 3 2/55 2/62 103.66 2.76 224.6 0 0 0
First-class 85 13442 6068 299 7/18 20.29 2.70 44.9 18 4
List A 2 114 58 3 2/43 2/43 19.33 3.05 38.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v India at Leeds, Jun 8-13, 1967 scorecard
Last Test India v Australia at Kolkata, Dec 12-16, 1969 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1965-1977
List A span 1973-1974
Profile

Sunrata Guha was an accurate right-arm medium-pace bowler who could swing the ball both ways, but his Test appearances were limited. He played only four Tests for India in the late 1960s, taking three wickets at an unflattering 103.67, and 17 runs at 3.40. His best bowling was 2 for 55 - the wickets of Paul Sheahan and John Gleeson - at Kanpur in 1969-70. He made his presence felt when he took 11 wickets in the match to bowl an unfancied combined Central & East Zone team to a shock victory over the all-conquering West Indian side in 1966-67. But he had a nightmarish start to his Test career, when he sent down 48 overs for 0 for 115 against England at Headingley in 1967.

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