Result
3rd Test, Birmingham, Jul 4-8 1974, India tour of England
(67.4 ov)
165 & 216
459/2d
England won by an innings and 78 runs
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c †Knott b Arnold011000.00
SS Naik  b Arnold419280021.05
AL Wadekar (c)c †Knott b Hendrick3662723058.06
GR Viswanath  b Hendrick2855681050.90
AV Mankad c †Knott b Arnold1456730025.00
FM Engineer not out641111376057.65
ED Solkar lbw b Old314210021.42
S Abid Ali run out625291024.00
S Venkataraghavan  b Underwood01413000.00
EAS Prasanna c Greig b Hendrick0915000.00
BS Bedi c Old b Hendrick011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 8)10
TOTAL(59.2 Ov, RR: 2.78)165
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-17 (Sudhir Naik), 3-62 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-81 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-115 (Ashok Mankad), 6-129 (Eknath Solkar), 7-153 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-156 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-165 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-165 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GG Arnold1434333.0700
CM Old1304313.3000
M Hendrick14.212841.9500
AW Greig301103.6600
DL Underwood1533012.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss c Mankad b Prasanna791801656043.88
D Lloyd not out21439644817054.04
MH Denness (c)c & b Bedi10018921310052.91
KWR Fletcher not out5180685063.75
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 5, w 1)15
TOTAL(140 Ov, RR: 3.27)459/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-157 (Dennis Amiss), 2-368 (Mike Denness)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali1826303.5000
ED Solkar1855202.8800
BS Bedi45415213.3700
S Venkataraghavan2317103.0800
EAS Prasanna35410112.8800
SM Gavaskar10505.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c †Knott b Old4870050.00
SS Naik lbw b Greig771652079046.66
S Abid Ali  b Arnold36110050.00
AL Wadekar (c)lbw b Old59101055.55
GR Viswanath c Greig b Hendrick2551582049.01
AV Mankad hit wicket b Old4383974051.80
FM Engineer lbw b Hendrick3346706071.73
ED Solkar c Edrich b Arnold818191044.44
S Venkataraghavan c Lloyd b Greig520160025.00
EAS Prasanna  b Hendrick4581080.00
BS Bedi not out11100100.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 5)8
TOTAL(67.4 Ov, RR: 3.19)216
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-12 (Syed Abid Ali), 3-21 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-59 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-146 (Ashok Mankad), 6-172 (Sudhir Naik), 7-183 (Eknath Solkar), 8-196 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-211 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-216 (Farokh Engineer)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GG Arnold1936123.2100
M Hendrick14.444332.9300
DL Underwood31301.0000
CM Old1535233.4600
AW Greig1634923.0600
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 741
Season1974
Match days4,5,6,8 July 1974 (5-day match)
Test debut
Sudhir Naik
Umpires
Charlie Elliott
Bill Alley
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Jul - day 1 - no play
Fri, 05 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 117/0 (DL Amiss 57*, D Lloyd 53*)
Sat, 06 Jul - day 3 - India 2nd innings 12/2 (SS Naik 3*)
Sun, 07 Jul - rest day
Mon, 08 Jul - day 4 - India 2nd innings 216 (67.4 ov) - end of match