Close of Play

  • Sat, 28 Aug - day 1 - India 1st innings 320/7 (S Abid Ali 83*, P Krishnamurthy 7*)
  • Sun, 29 Aug - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 177/3 (DB Close 73*, KJ O'Keeffe 29*)
  • Mon, 30 Aug - day 3 - Somerset 2nd innings 127/2 (39 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