Close of Play

  • Fri, 06 Feb - day 1 - India 1st innings 236/4 (CG Borde 34*, DK Gaekwad 6*)
  • Sat, 07 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 64/0 (CC Hunte 44*, JKC Holt 20*)
  • Sun, 08 Feb - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 408/4 (OG Smith 70*, JS Solomon 4*)
  • Mon, 09 Feb - rest day
  • Tue, 10 Feb - day 4 - India 2nd innings 31/1 (P Roy 9*, DK Gaekwad 16*)
  • Wed, 11 Feb - day 5 - India 2nd innings 275 (111.2 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