England tour of India 1933/34


When Test cricket came to India

Jenny Thompson looks back to India's first Test against England at the Bombay Gmykhana in 1933

Third Test match

India v England 1933-34

Beaten in the third Test by 202 runs India were unlucky to lose Jeoomal - badly cut on the head, when a ball from Clark glanced off his bat - and in having to play the last innings on a crumbling pitch

Second Test match

India v England 1933-34

Played at Calcutta, January 5, 6, 7, 8


England in India Test Series, 1933/34

England tour of India, Dec 1933 - Feb 1934

Test matches

Tour Results
India v England at Chennai - Feb 10-13, 1934
England won by 202 runs
India v England at Kolkata - Jan 5-8, 1934
Match drawn
India v England at Mumbai - Dec 15-18, 1933
England won by 9 wickets
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