Close of Play

  • Thu, 20 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 334/1 (DL Amiss 187*, JH Edrich 93*, )
  • Fri, 21 Jun - day 2 - India 1st innings 51/0 (SM Gavaskar 17*, FM Engineer 33*, )
  • Sat, 22 Jun - day 3 - India 2nd innings 2/0 (SM Gavaskar 2*, FM Engineer 0*, )
  • Sun, 23 Jun - rest day
  • Mon, 24 Jun - day 4 - India 2nd innings 42 (17 ov) - end of match
  • Summer of 42 revisited

    For all the ignominious defeats that Indian cricket suffered in the international arena in the fifties and sixties, these unhappy events seemed to be a thing of the past by the time the seventies rolled around