Result
1st Test, India tour of England at Lord's, Jul 22-27 1971
304 & 191
50 ov, target 183
313 & 145/8
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
G Boycott c †Engineer b Abid Ali326320011.53
BW Luckhurst c Solkar b Chandrasekhar3072815041.66
JH Edrich c Venkataraghavan b Bedi1849620036.73
DL Amiss c †Engineer b Bedi953531016.98
BL D'Oliveira c Solkar b Chandrasekhar41181036.36
APE Knott c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan671351269149.62
R Illingworth (c)c †Engineer b Bedi331321274025.00
RA Hutton  b Venkataraghavan2096821020.83
JA Snow c Abid Ali b Chandrasekhar731321436055.30
N Gifford  b Bedi171121092015.17
JSE Price not out525180020.00
Extras(b 8, lb 12, nb 5)25
TOTAL(139.3 Ov, RR: 2.17)304
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-46 (Brian Luckhurst), 3-56 (John Edrich), 4-61 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-71 (Dennis Amiss), 6-161 (Alan Knott), 7-183 (Ray Illingworth), 8-223 (Richard Hutton), 9-294 (John Snow), 10-304 (Norman Gifford)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali1533812.5300
ED Solkar831702.1200
S Venkataraghavan2884421.5700
BS Chandrasekhar491011032.2400
BS Bedi39.3187041.7700
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AV Mankad c Gifford b Snow11312007.69
SM Gavaskar c Amiss b Price437480010.81
AL Wadekar (c)c Illingworth b Gifford8518219211046.70
DN Sardesai c Illingworth b Gifford25961172026.04
GR Viswanath c †Knott b Hutton682632736025.85
FM Engineer c Illingworth b Hutton2854493051.85
ED Solkar c †Knott b Gifford672573063126.07
S Abid Ali c Luckhurst b Snow612190050.00
S Venkataraghavan c Hutton b Price1142531026.19
BS Bedi c Price b Gifford01216000.00
BS Chandrasekhar not out02730000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 9, nb 2)18
TOTAL(165.3 Ov, RR: 1.89)313
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Ashok Mankad), 2-29 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-108 (Dilip Sardesai), 4-125 (Ajit Wadekar), 5-175 (Farokh Engineer), 6-267 (Gundappa Viswanath), 7-279 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-302 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-311 (Bishan Bedi), 10-313 (Eknath Solkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JSE Price2594621.8400
JA Snow3196422.0600
RA Hutton2483821.5800
N Gifford45.3148441.8400
BL D'Oliveira1572001.3300
R Illingworth25124301.7200
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
G Boycott c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan3383965039.75
BW Luckhurst  b Solkar19130011.11
JH Edrich c †Engineer b Bedi621691905036.68
DL Amiss run out01411000.00
BL D'Oliveira  b Bedi3060514050.00
APE Knott c Wadekar b Chandrasekhar2462491038.70
R Illingworth (c)c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan2098813020.40
RA Hutton  b Chandrasekhar085000.00
JA Snow c Chandrasekhar b Venkataraghavan912181075.00
N Gifford not out768511010.29
JSE Price c Abid Ali b Venkataraghavan0106000.00
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(98.5 Ov, RR: 1.93)191
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-65 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 3-70 (Dennis Amiss), 4-117 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-145 (John Edrich), 6-153 (Alan Knott), 7-153 (Richard Hutton), 8-174 (John Snow), 9-189 (Ray Illingworth), 10-191 (John Price)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali912002.2200
ED Solkar631312.1600
S Venkataraghavan30.5115241.6800
BS Chandrasekhar2376022.6000
BS Bedi30134121.3600
India 2nd Innings (target: 183 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AV Mankad c †Knott b Snow513100038.46
SM Gavaskar c Edrich b Gifford53961235055.20
AL Wadekar (c)c Boycott b Price58120062.50
FM Engineer st †Knott b Gifford3540494087.50
GR Viswanath c Amiss b Gifford919161047.36
DN Sardesai  b Illingworth11312007.69
ED Solkar not out654641011.11
S Abid Ali c Snow b Illingworth1429231048.27
S Venkataraghavan c Hutton b Gifford716131043.75
BS Bedi not out21390015.38
Extras(lb 7, nb 1)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 2.9)145/8
Did not bat: BS Chandrasekhar 
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Ashok Mankad), 2-21 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-87 (Farokh Engineer), 4-101 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-108 (Dilip Sardesai), 6-114 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-135 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-142 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JSE Price402616.5000
JA Snow802312.8700
RA Hutton301204.0000
N Gifford1944342.2600
R Illingworth1623322.0600
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England 1971
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 690
Season1971
Match days22,23,24,26,27 July 1971 (5-day match)
Umpires
Charlie Elliott
David Constant
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 252/8 (JA Snow 51*, N Gifford 4*)
Fri, 23 Jul - day 2 - India 1st innings 179/5 (GR Viswanath 24*, ED Solkar 0*)
Sat, 24 Jul - day 3 - India 1st innings 313
Sun, 25 Jul - rest day
Mon, 26 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 145/5 (APE Knott 17*)
Tue, 27 Jul - day 5 - India 2nd innings 145/8 (50 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - India 2nd innings 145/8 (50 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - England 2nd innings 145/5 (APE Knott 17*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - India 1st innings 313
Day 2
  • day 2 - India 1st innings 179/5 (GR Viswanath 24*, ED Solkar 0*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - England 1st innings 252/8 (JA Snow 51*, N Gifford 4*)
Day 0
  • rest day