England tour of India 1972/73

England in India flashback: 1972-73

Eight for nothing

When Chandra took the best figures of his career, only for India to lose the match to England

England in India, 2006-07

Greig's rant ... and Vishy is cradled

Ajit Wadekar, the former Indian captain, and Madhav Gothoskar, the former Indian umpire look back at some of their fond memories from India-England encounters

Third Test Match


Like the previous two Tests this one ended in a draw although it was not without its incidents, unfortunately off the field


England in India Test Series, 1972/73

England tour of India, Dec 1972 - Feb 1973

Test matches

Ajit Wadekar is caught and bowled by Derek Underwood
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Tony Greig leaps in delight as he bowls Salim Durani for 4
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Tony Lewis sweeps on his way to 70*
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Tour Results
India v England at Mumbai (BS) - Feb 6-11, 1973
Match drawn
India v England at Kanpur - Jan 25-30, 1973
Match drawn
India v England at Chennai - Jan 12-17, 1973
India won by 4 wickets
India v England at Kolkata - Dec 30, 1972 - Jan 4, 1973
India won by 28 runs
India v England at Delhi - Dec 20-25, 1972
England won by 6 wickets
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