Result
1st Test, Manchester, Jun 6-11 1974, India tour of England
328/9d & 213/3d
(85.1 ov, target 296)
246 & 182
England won by 113 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott lbw b Abid Ali1028371035.71
DL Amiss c Madan Lal b Chandrasekhar562022154027.72
JH Edrich  b Abid Ali727290025.92
MH Denness (c) b Bedi26851011030.58
KWR Fletcher not out1232893358042.56
DL Underwood c Solkar b Bedi740481017.50
AW Greig c †Engineer b Madan Lal531081342049.07
APE Knott lbw b Madan Lal098000.00
CM Old c †Engineer b Chandrasekhar1217261070.58
RGD Willis lbw b Abid Ali2459692040.67
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(143.3 Ov, RR: 2.28)328/9d
Did not bat: M Hendrick 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-28 (John Edrich), 3-90 (Mike Denness), 4-104 (Dennis Amiss), 5-127 (Derek Underwood), 6-231 (Tony Greig), 7-231 (Alan Knott), 8-265 (Chris Old), 9-328 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali30.367932.5900
ED Solkar1343302.5300
S Madan Lal31115621.8000
S Venkataraghavan51801.6000
BS Bedi43148722.0200
BS Chandrasekhar2145522.6100
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar run out1012513088040.23
ED Solkar c Willis b Hendrick722290031.81
S Venkataraghavan  b Willis3530060.00
AL Wadekar (c)c Hendrick b Old610120060.00
GR Viswanath  b Underwood40761084052.63
BP Patel c †Knott b Willis528321017.85
FM Engineer  b Willis0511000.00
S Madan Lal  b Hendrick213120015.38
S Abid Ali c †Knott b Hendrick71931137076.34
BS Bedi  b Willis011000.00
BS Chandrasekhar not out0222000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 3, nb 5)11
TOTAL(84 Ov, RR: 2.92)246
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Eknath Solkar), 2-25 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 3-32 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-105 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-129 (Brijesh Patel), 6-135 (Farokh Engineer), 7-143 (Madan Lal), 8-228 (Sunil Gavaskar), 9-228 (Bishan Bedi), 10-246 (Syed Abid Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis2436442.6600
CM Old1604612.8700
M Hendrick2045732.8500
DL Underwood1975012.6300
AW Greig511803.6000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott c †Engineer b Solkar610130060.00
DL Amiss c Gavaskar b Bedi47891245052.80
DL Underwood c †Engineer b Abid Ali928261032.14
JH Edrich not out1001882019153.19
MH Denness (c)not out451051184042.85
Extras(b 4, lb 2)6
TOTAL(70 Ov, RR: 3.04)213/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-30 (Derek Underwood), 3-104 (Dennis Amiss)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali1123112.8100
ED Solkar702413.4200
BS Chandrasekhar1123803.4500
BS Bedi2025812.9000
S Venkataraghavan911701.8800
S Madan Lal1223903.2500
India 2nd Innings (target: 296 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Hendrick b Old581401635041.42
ED Solkar c Hendrick b Underwood1941481146.34
AL Wadekar (c)c †Knott b Greig1445521031.11
GR Viswanath c †Knott b Old501492043033.55
BP Patel c †Knott b Old312120025.00
FM Engineer c †Knott b Hendrick1246531026.08
S Madan Lal hit wicket b Willis729271024.13
S Abid Ali c Boycott b Greig414161028.57
S Venkataraghavan not out538411013.15
BS Bedi  b Old042000.00
BS Chandrasekhar st †Knott b Greig027000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 7)10
TOTAL(85.1 Ov, RR: 2.13)182
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Eknath Solkar), 2-68 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-103 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-111 (Brijesh Patel), 5-139 (Farokh Engineer), 6-157 (Madan Lal), 7-165 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-180 (Gundappa Viswanath), 9-180 (Bishan Bedi), 10-182 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1253312.7500
M Hendrick1713912.2900
DL Underwood1544513.0000
CM Old1672041.2500
AW Greig25.183531.3900
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 739
Season1974
Match days6,7,8,10,11 June 1974 (5-day match)
Test debut
Mike Hendrick
Brijesh Patel
Madan Lal
Umpires
David Constant
Dickie Bird
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 06 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 116/4 (KWR Fletcher 11*, DL Underwood 4*)
Fri, 07 Jun - day 2 - India 1st innings 25/2 (SM Gavaskar 13*)
Sat, 08 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 18/1 (DL Amiss 7*, DL Underwood 5*)
Sun, 09 Jun - rest day
Mon, 10 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 213/3 (JH Edrich 100*, MH Denness 45*)
Tue, 11 Jun - day 5 - India 2nd innings 182 (85.1 ov) - end of match