India tour of England, 1946 / Scorecard

India in England Test Series - 3rd Test

England v India

Match drawn

India 1st innings R M 4s 6s
VM Merchant run out 128 315 12 0
S Mushtaq Ali run out 59 110 0
Nawab of Pataudi snr* b Edrich 9 0
L Amarnath b Edrich 8 0
VS Hazare c Compton b Gover 11 0
RS Modi b Smith 27 0
Abdul Hafeez b Edrich 1 0 0
MH Mankad b Bedser 42 60 0
SW Sohoni not out 29 0
CS Nayudu c Washbrook b Bedser 4 0
DD Hindlekar lbw b Edrich 3 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 5, nb 4) 10
Total (all out; 127.2 overs) 331 (2.59 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-94 (Mushtaq Ali), 2-124 (Pataudi), 3-142 (Amarnath), 4-162 (Hazare), 5-225 (Modi), 6-226 (Abdul Hafeez), 7-272 (Merchant), 8-313 (Mankad), 9-325 (Nayudu), 10-331 (Hindlekar)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AR Gover 21 3 56 1 2.66
AV Bedser 32 6 60 2 1.87
TPB Smith 21 4 58 1 2.76
WJ Edrich 19.2 4 68 4 3.51
James Langridge 29 9 64 0 2.20
DCS Compton 5 0 15 0 3.00
England 1st innings R 6s
L Hutton lbw b Mankad 25 0
C Washbrook c Mushtaq Ali b Mankad 17 0
LB Fishlock c Merchant b Nayudu 8 0
DCS Compton not out 24 0
WR Hammond* not out 9 0
Extras (b 11, lb 1) 12
Total (3 wickets; 50 overs) 95 (1.90 runs per over)
Did not bat WJ Edrich, James Langridge, TPB Smith, TG Evans, AV Bedser, AR Gover
Fall of wickets 1-48 (Washbrook), 2-55 (Hutton), 3-67 (Fishlock)
Bowling O M R W Econ
L Amarnath 15 6 30 0 2.00
SW Sohoni 4 3 2 0 0.50
VS Hazare 2 1 4 0 2.00
MH Mankad 20 7 28 2 1.40
CS Nayudu 9 2 19 1 2.11
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Series England won the 3-match series 1-0
Test debuts TG Evans and TPB Smith (England)
Umpires F Chester and JA Smart
Close of play
Sat, 17 Aug - day 1 - India 1st innings 79/0 (VM Merchant 30*, S Mushtaq Ali 48*)
Sun, 18 Aug - rest day
Mon, 19 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 95/3 (DCS Compton 24*, WR Hammond 9*, 50 ov)
Tue, 20 Aug - day 3 - no play
 
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Series Results
England v India at The Oval - Aug 17-20, 1946
Match drawn
England v India at Manchester - Jul 20-23, 1946
Match drawn
England v India at Lord's - Jun 22-25, 1946
England won by 10 wickets
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Aug 20, 1946

Spectators weather the rain, England v India, 3rd Test, The Oval, 3rd day, August 20, 1946

Spectators weather the rain at The Oval

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Aug 19, 1946

Vijay Merchant drives to the off side, England v India, 3rd Test, The Oval, 2nd day, August 19, 1946

Vijay Merchant drives to the off side

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