India in Australia Test Series - 1st Test

Australia v India

Australia won by an innings and 226 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WA Brown c †Irani b Amarnath 11 53 65 0 0 16.92
AR Morris hit wicket b Sarwate 47 118 178 2 0 26.40
DG Bradman* hit wicket b Amarnath 185 288 336 20 0 55.05
AL Hassett c Gul Mohammad b Mankad 48 89 119 3 0 40.33
KR Miller c Mankad b Amarnath 58 163 164 2 4 35.36
CL McCool c Sohoni b Amarnath 10 15 17 1 0 58.82
RR Lindwall st †Irani b Mankad 7 11 12 1 0 58.33
D Tallon not out 3 8 5 0 0 60.00
IWG Johnson c Rangnekar b Mankad 6 4 10 1 0 60.00
ERH Toshack not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 5, lb 1, w 1) 7
Total (8 wickets dec; 115 overs; 380 mins) 382 (2.49 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-38 (Brown), 2-97 (Morris), 3-198 (Hassett), 4-318 (Bradman), 5-344 (McCool), 6-373 (Lindwall), 7-373 (Miller), 8-380 (Johnson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SW Sohoni 23 4 81 0 2.64
L Amarnath 39 10 84 4 1.61 (1w)
MH Mankad 34 3 113 3 2.49
CT Sarwate 5 1 16 1 2.40
VS Hazare 11 1 63 0 4.29
CS Nayudu 3 0 18 0 4.50
India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MH Mankad c †Tallon b Lindwall 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
CT Sarwate c Johnston b Miller 12 55 34 1 0 35.29
Gul Mohammad b Lindwall 0 2 6 0 0 0.00
HR Adhikari c McCool b Johnston 8 27 35 1 0 22.85
G Kishenchand c †Tallon b Johnston 1 15 20 0 0 5.00
VS Hazare c Brown b Toshack 10 21 16 1 0 62.50
L Amarnath* c Bradman b Toshack 22 32 40 2 0 55.00
KM Rangnekar c Miller b Toshack 1 7 6 0 0 16.66
SW Sohoni c Miller b Toshack 2 2 2 0 0 100.00
CS Nayudu not out 0 6 8 0 0 0.00
JK Irani c Hassett b Toshack 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 1) 2
Total (all out; 21.3 overs; 92 mins) 58 (2.03 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Mankad), 2-0 (Gul Mohammad), 3-19 (Adhikari), 4-23 (Kishenchand), 5-23 (Sarwate), 6-53 (Hazare), 7-56 (Rangnekar), 8-58 (Sohoni), 9-58 (Amarnath), 10-58 (Irani)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 5 2 11 2 1.65
WA Johnston 8 4 17 2 1.59
KR Miller 6 1 26 1 3.25
ERH Toshack 2.3 1 2 5 0.63
India 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
MH Mankad b Lindwall 7 27 14 1 0 50.00
CT Sarwate b Johnston 26 179 160 0 0 16.25
Gul Mohammad b Toshack 13 16 18 2 0 72.22
HR Adhikari lbw b Toshack 13 13 24 2 0 54.16
G Kishenchand c Bradman b Toshack 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
VS Hazare c Morris b Toshack 18 65 82 1 0 21.95
L Amarnath* b Toshack 5 10 13 0 0 38.46
KM Rangnekar c Hassett b Toshack 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
SW Sohoni c Brown b Miller 4 20 16 0 0 25.00
CS Nayudu c Hassett b Lindwall 6 32 28 1 0 21.42
JK Irani not out 2 13 10 0 0 20.00
Extras (b 3, nb 1) 4
Total (all out; 49.7 overs; 194 mins) 98 (1.47 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Mankad), 2-27 (Gul Mohammad), 3-41 (Adhikari), 4-41 (Kishenchand), 5-72 (Hazare), 6-80 (Amarnath), 7-80 (Rangnekar), 8-89 (Sohoni), 9-94 (Sarwate), 10-98 (Nayudu)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 10.7 2 19 2 1.31
WA Johnston 9 6 11 1 0.91
KR Miller 10 2 30 1 2.25
ERH Toshack 17 6 29 6 1.27
IWG Johnson 3 1 5 0 1.25
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts WA Johnston (Australia); HR Adhikari, JK Irani, G Kishenchand and KM Rangnekar (India)
Umpires AN Barlow and GE Borwick
Close of play
Fri, 28 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 273/3 (DG Bradman 160*, KR Miller 6*)
Sat, 29 Nov - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 309/3 (DG Bradman 179*, KR Miller 19*)
Sun, 30 Nov - rest day
Mon, 1 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 41/4 (CT Sarwate 8*, VS Hazare 0*)
Tue, 2 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 70/4 (CT Sarwate 16*, VS Hazare 18*)
Wed, 3 Dec - day 5 - no play
Thu, 4 Dec - day 6 - India 2nd innings 98 (49.7 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
Australia v India at Melbourne - Feb 6-10, 1948
Australia won by an innings and 177 runs
Australia v India at Adelaide - Jan 23-28, 1948
Australia won by an innings and 16 runs
Australia v India at Melbourne - Jan 1-5, 1948
Australia won by 233 runs
Australia v India at Sydney - Dec 12-18, 1947
Match drawn
Australia v India at Brisbane - Nov 28-Dec 4, 1947
Australia won by an innings and 226 runs
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