India tour of England, 1959 / Scorecard

India in England Test Series - 5th Test

England v India

England won by an innings and 27 runs

India 1st innings R M 4s 6s
P Roy b Statham 3 51 0 0
NJ Contractor c Illingworth b Dexter 22 199 1 0
AA Baig c Cowdrey b Trueman 23 54 2 0
RG Nadkarni c †Swetman b Trueman 6 15 1 0
CG Borde b Greenhough 0 9 0 0
DK Gaekwad* c Barrington b Dexter 11 43 0 0
JM Ghorpade b Greenhough 5 4 1 0
NS Tamhane c †Swetman b Statham 32 115 3 0
Surendranath c Illingworth b Trueman 27 83 3 0
SP Gupte b Trueman 2 1 0 0
RB Desai not out 3 13 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 4, nb 1) 6
Total (all out; 85.3 overs) 140 (1.63 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-12 (Roy), 2-43 (Baig), 3-49 (Nadkarni), 4-50 (Borde), 5-67 (Gaekwad), 6-72 (Ghorpade), 7-74 (Contractor), 8-132 (Surendranath), 9-134 (Gupte), 10-140 (Tamhane)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 17 6 24 4 1.41
JB Statham 16.3 6 24 2 1.45
ER Dexter 16 7 24 2 1.50
T Greenhough 29 11 36 2 1.24
R Illingworth 1 0 2 0 2.00
KF Barrington 6 0 24 0 4.00
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
G Pullar c †Tamhane b Surendranath 22 53 0 0
R Subba Row c †Tamhane b Desai 94 306 11 0
MC Cowdrey* c Borde b Surendranath 6 38 0 0
MJK Smith b Desai 98 197 14 0
KF Barrington c sub b Gupte 8 32 1 0
ER Dexter c †Tamhane b Surendranath 0 9 0 0
R Illingworth c Gaekwad b Nadkarni 50 141 7 0
R Swetman c Baig b Surendranath 65 104 10 0
FS Trueman st †Tamhane b Nadkarni 1 10 0 0
JB Statham not out 3 17 0 0
T Greenhough c Contractor b Surendranath 2 1 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 8, w 1) 12
Total (all out; 147.3 overs) 361 (2.44 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-38 (Pullar), 2-52 (Cowdrey), 3-221 (Smith), 4-232 (Subba Row), 5-233 (Dexter), 6-235 (Barrington), 7-337 (Swetman), 8-347 (Trueman), 9-358 (Illingworth), 10-361 (Greenhough)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RB Desai 33 5 103 2 3.12
Surendranath 51.3 25 75 5 1.45
SP Gupte 38 9 119 1 3.13
RG Nadkarni 25 11 52 2 2.08
India 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
P Roy lbw b Statham 0 13 0 0
NJ Contractor c Trueman b Statham 25 69 2 0
AA Baig c Cowdrey b Statham 4 14 1 0
RG Nadkarni lbw b Illingworth 76 235 8 0
CG Borde run out 6 36 0 0
DK Gaekwad* c †Swetman b Greenhough 15 83 1 0
JM Ghorpade b Greenhough 24 56 5 0
NS Tamhane b Trueman 9 44 1 0
Surendranath not out 17 67 3 0
SP Gupte c Greenhough b Trueman 5 16 1 0
RB Desai c †Swetman b Trueman 0 19 0 0
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 3) 13
Total (all out; 95 overs) 194 (2.04 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Roy), 2-17 (Baig), 3-44 (Contractor), 4-70 (Borde), 5-106 (Gaekwad), 6-159 (Ghorpade), 7-163 (Nadkarni), 8-173 (Tamhane), 9-188 (Gupte), 10-194 (Desai)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 14 4 30 3 2.14
JB Statham 18 4 50 3 2.77
ER Dexter 7 1 11 0 1.57
T Greenhough 27 12 47 2 1.74
R Illingworth 29 10 43 1 1.48
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Series England won the 5-match series 5-0
Umpires DE Davies and FS Lee
Close of play
Thu, 20 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 35/0 (G Pullar 20*, R Subba Row 15*)
Fri, 21 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 289/6 (R Illingworth 20*, R Swetman 33*)
Sat, 22 Aug - day 3 - India 2nd innings 146/5 (RG Nadkarni 69*, JM Ghorpade 15*)
Sun, 23 Aug - rest day
Mon, 24 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 194 (95 ov) - end of match
 
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