• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Engineer b Abid Ali
    3
    26
    32
    0
    0
    11.53
    c Solkar b Chandrasekhar
    30
    72
    81
    5
    0
    41.66
    c Venkataraghavan b Bedi
    18
    49
    62
    0
    0
    36.73
    c †Engineer b Bedi
    9
    53
    53
    1
    0
    16.98
    c Solkar b Chandrasekhar
    4
    11
    8
    1
    0
    36.36
    c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan
    67
    135
    126
    9
    1
    49.62
    c †Engineer b Bedi
    33
    132
    127
    4
    0
    25.00
    b Venkataraghavan
    20
    96
    82
    1
    0
    20.83
    c Abid Ali b Chandrasekhar
    73
    132
    143
    6
    0
    55.30
    b Bedi
    17
    112
    109
    2
    0
    15.17
    not out
    5
    25
    18
    0
    0
    20.00
    Extras
    25 (b 8, lb 12, nb 5)
    TOTAL
    304 all out (139.3 Overs, RR: 2.17)
    Fall of wickets: 1-18 (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)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    S Abid Ali1533812.5300
    ED Solkar831702.1200
    S Venkataraghavan2884421.5700
    BS Chandrasekhar491011032.2400
    BS Bedi39.3187041.7700

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
  • Snow and Sunny's argy bargy

    Cricket history is littered with no-nonsense characters, and two of the most single-minded ones came into contact when England met India at Lord's in 1971