Close of Play

  • Fri, 28 Nov - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 227
  • Sat, 29 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 152
  • Sun, 30 Nov - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 253/4 (GS Sobers 95*, BF Butcher 41*)
  • Mon, 01 Dec - rest day
  • Tue, 02 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 117/2 (P Roy 54*, VL Manjrekar 17*)
  • Wed, 03 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 289/5 (132 ov) - end of match

West Indies tour of India 1958-59 News

  • A captain a minute

    Or that's what it felt like in India at the tail end of the 1950s

  • Seamy incidents and heavy defeats - 1958-59

    There were arguments galore among selection committee members, leading to one of them - LP Jai - resigning inthe midst of the contest, while another - C Ramaswami - followingsuit after the series