Result
5th Test, Port of Spain, Apr 13-19 1971, India tour of West Indies
360 & 427
(40 ov, target 262)
526 & 165/8
Match drawn
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Abid Ali c Davis b Sobers10-40-0-
SM Gavaskar c †Lewis b Holford124-392110-
AL Wadekar (c)c Sobers b Shepherd28-50-0-
DN Sardesai c †Lewis b Holford75-130-0-
GR Viswanath c †Lewis b Shepherd22---0-
ML Jaisimha c Carew b Dowe0--00-
ED Solkar c sub b Dowe3--00-
S Venkataraghavan c Carew b Shepherd51---0-
P Krishnamurthy c †Lewis b Noreiga20---0-
EAS Prasanna c Lloyd b Holford16---0-
BS Bedi not out1--00-
Extras(lb 1, nb 9)10
TOTAL(133.3 Ov, RR: 2.69)360
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Syed Abid Ali), 2-68 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-190 (Dilip Sardesai), 4-238 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-239 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 6-247 (Eknath Solkar), 7-296 (Sunil Gavaskar), 8-335 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-354 (Pochiah Krishnamurthy), 10-360 (Erapalli Prasanna)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Sobers1333012.3000
UG Dowe2919923.4100
JN Shepherd3577832.2200
CA Davis1002802.8000
JM Noreiga1634312.6800
DAJ Holford28.356832.3800
MLC Foster20402.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MC Carew c Wadekar b Prasanna28---0-
DM Lewis c †Krishnamurthy b Bedi72-240-0-
RB Kanhai run out13---0-
CA Davis c Solkar b Venkataraghavan105-330-0-
CH Lloyd c Venkataraghavan b Prasanna6---0-
GS Sobers (c) b Prasanna132---1-
MLC Foster  b Abid Ali99---0-
DAJ Holford st †Krishnamurthy b Venkataraghavan44-90-0-
JN Shepherd c Abid Ali b Venkataraghavan0--00-
UG Dowe lbw b Venkataraghavan3--00-
JM Noreiga not out0--00-
Extras(b 14, lb 8, nb 2)24
TOTAL(216.3 Ov, RR: 2.42)526
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Joey Carew), 2-94 (Rohan Kanhai), 3-142 (Desmond Lewis), 4-153 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 5-330 (Charlie Davis), 6-424 (Sir Garry Sobers), 7-517 (Maurice Foster), 8-522 (David Holford), 9-523 (John Shepherd), 10-526 (Uton Dowe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali3175811.8700
ED Solkar1113503.1800
BS Bedi711916312.2900
EAS Prasanna651514632.2400
S Venkataraghavan37.3610042.6600
ML Jaisimha11000.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Abid Ali lbw b Sobers3--00-
SM Gavaskar  b Shepherd220-529220-
AL Wadekar (c)c Shepherd b Noreiga54---0-
DN Sardesai c & b Foster21---0-
GR Viswanath  b Sobers38---0-
ML Jaisimha lbw b Shepherd23---0-
ED Solkar c Sobers b Noreiga14---0-
S Venkataraghavan  b Noreiga21---0-
P Krishnamurthy c sub b Noreiga2--00-
EAS Prasanna not out10---0-
BS Bedi c Sobers b Noreiga5---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 8, nb 2)16
TOTAL(197.4 Ov, RR: 2.16)427
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Syed Abid Ali), 2-159 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-194 (Dilip Sardesai), 4-293 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-374 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 6-377 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-409 (Eknath Solkar), 8-412 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-413 (Pochiah Krishnamurthy), 10-427 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Sobers42148221.9500
UG Dowe2225502.5000
JN Shepherd2484521.8700
CA Davis1021201.2000
JM Noreiga53.4812952.4000
DAJ Holford2736302.3300
MLC Foster1241010.8300
MC Carew721502.1400
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 262 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MC Carew run out4---0-
JN Shepherd c & b Abid Ali9---0-
CH Lloyd c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan64---0-
RB Kanhai  b Abid Ali21---0-
GS Sobers (c) b Abid Ali011000.00
MLC Foster run out18---0-
DAJ Holford c Bedi b Solkar9---0-
CA Davis c Viswanath b Venkataraghavan19---0-
DM Lewis not out4---0-
UG Dowe not out035000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 8)17
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 4.12)165/8
Did not bat: JM Noreiga 
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Joey Carew), 2-16 (John Shepherd), 3-50 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-50 (Sir Garry Sobers), 5-101 (Maurice Foster), 6-114 (David Holford), 7-152 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 8-161 (Charlie Davis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Abid Ali1517334.8600
ED Solkar1314013.0700
BS Bedi21100.5000
EAS Prasanna502304.6000
S Venkataraghavan511122.2000
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of West Indies
Series resultIndia won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 686
Season1970/71
Match days13,14,15,17,18,19 April 1971 (6-day match)
Umpires
Douglas Sang Hue
Ralph Gosein
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 13 Apr - day 1 - India 1st innings 247/5 (SM Gavaskar 102*, ED Solkar 3*)
Wed, 14 Apr - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 117/2 (DM Lewis 59*, CA Davis 16*)
Thu, 15 Apr - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 377/5 (GS Sobers 114*, MLC Foster 26*)
Fri, 16 Apr - rest day
Sat, 17 Apr - day 4 - India 2nd innings 94/1 (SM Gavaskar 57*, AL Wadekar 29*)
Sun, 18 Apr - day 5 - India 2nd innings 324/4 (SM Gavaskar 180*, ML Jaisimha 12*)
Mon, 19 Apr - day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 165/8 (40 ov) - end of match