Close of Play

  • Sat, 23 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 311/6 (RM Cowper 85*)
  • Sun, 24 Dec - rest day
  • Mon, 25 Dec - day 2 - India 1st innings 288/8 (S Abid Ali 16*)
  • Tue, 26 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 305/6 (IR Redpath 20*, GD McKenzie 5*)
  • Wed, 27 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 236/9 (EAS Prasanna 5*, UN Kulkarni 0*)
  • Thu, 28 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 251 (60.2 ov) - end of match

India tour of Australia 1967-68 News

  • A Brisbane classic of the '60s

    India may only have a handful of wins in Australia, but the number of close contests are often forgotten, starting with this one in 1967-68

  • Ramakant Desai - The tiny titan

    By 1959, at the end of a sorry decade for Indian cricket, not onlywere there no bowlers in the country who could bowl anythingabove military medium, but the batsmen also were getting bombardedby pacemen from other countries