Close of Play

  • Wed, 08 May - day 1 - no play
  • Thu, 09 May - day 2 - India 1st innings 125/4 (VS Hazare 49*, MH Mankad 4*)
  • Fri, 10 May - day 3 - Oxford University 2nd innings 245/3 (77 ov) - end of match

India tour of England 1946 News

  • Tale of the tail

    Chandu Sarwate and Shute Banerjee's record-breaking last-wicket stand at The Oval in 1946

  • Coffee-table scholarship

    A picture is worth a thousand words, especially when it has been sourced and selected as exquisitely as those in Boria Majumdar's superb 256-page magnum opus, The Illustrated History of Indian Cricket.