Close of Play

  • Wed, 30 Jun - day 1 - India 1st innings 28/0 (SM Gavaskar 9*, AA Baig 18*)
  • Thu, 01 Jul - day 2 - DH Robins' XI 2nd innings 12/0 (WE Russell 6*, MJ Smith 4*)
  • Fri, 02 Jul - day 3 - India 2nd innings 132/4 (34 ov) - end of match

India tour of England 1971 News

  • Sunny's little gem

    Remembering Gavaskar's battling 57 at Old Trafford in 1971, an innings the man himself rates as his most satisfying

  • First love

    India's series win over an England side that included Geoff Boycott, John Edrich, Dennis Amiss, John Snow, Peter Lever, Ray Illingworth, Derek Underwood and Alan Knott