Close of Play

  • Thu, 02 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 61/0 (WGA Parkhouse 38*, G Pullar 23*)
  • Fri, 03 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 408/4 (MC Cowdrey 148*, DB Close 12*)
  • Sat, 04 Jul - day 3 - India 2nd innings 149 (55.4 ov) - end of match

India tour of England 1959 News

  • 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