Result
4th Test, Kolkata, Dec 30 1961 - Jan 4 1962, England tour of India
380 & 252
(116.2 ov, target 421)
212 & 233
India won by 187 runs
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NJ Contractor (c) b Smith4-2200-
VL Mehra c Parfitt b Lock62-22490-
VL Manjrekar  b Allen24-7240-
MAK Pataudi c Lock b Allen64-164110-
PR Umrigar c Smith b Allen36-5180-
ML Jaisimha c †Millman b Smith37-10960-
CG Borde run out68-177100-
SA Durani  b Allen43-11680-
FM Engineer c Parfitt b Lock12-3720-
RB Desai not out13-1730-
VB Ranjane c Barber b Allen7-1201-
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 2)10
TOTAL(156 Ov, RR: 2.43)380
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Nari Contractor), 2-50 (Vijay Manjrekar), 3-145 (Vijay Mehra), 4-185 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 5-194 (Polly Umrigar), 6-259 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 7-314 (Chandu Borde), 8-355 (Salim Durani), 9-357 (Farokh Engineer), 10-380 (Vasant Ranjane)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Smith31106021.9300
BR Knight1836103.3800
ER Dexter2978302.8600
DA Allen34136751.9700
GAR Lock36196321.7500
RW Barber301705.6600
WE Russell501903.8000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson c Contractor b Borde62-10960-
WE Russell  b Ranjane10-3010-
KF Barrington  b Durani14-5420-
PH Parfitt c sub b Borde21-6830-
ER Dexter (c) b Borde57-15080-
RW Barber  b Borde12-3520-
BR Knight st †Engineer b Durani12-3920-
DA Allen  b Durani15-4300-
G Millman c †Engineer b Durani0-2200-
GAR Lock not out2-1000-
DR Smith  b Durani011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 4)7
TOTAL(79.2 Ov, RR: 2.67)212
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Eric Russell), 2-69 (Ken Barrington), 3-91 (Peter Richardson), 4-130 (Peter Parfitt), 5-155 (Bob Barber), 6-181 (Barry Knight), 7-208 (Ted Dexter), 8-209 (Geoff Millman), 9-212 (David Allen), 10-212 (David Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RB Desai1013403.4000
VB Ranjane2135912.8000
SA Durani23.284752.0100
CG Borde2586542.6000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NJ Contractor (c)st †Millman b Allen11-3710-
ML Jaisimha  b Lock36-7431-
VL Manjrekar st †Millman b Lock27-12840-
MAK Pataudi c †Millman b Lock32-10750-
FM Engineer c †Millman b Allen9-1320-
PR Umrigar  b Allen36-8940-
SA Durani c Parfitt b Lock033000.00
CG Borde c Barrington b Allen61-14270-
RB Desai c Parfitt b Knight29-6541-
VB Ranjane c Lock b Knight032000.00
VL Mehra not out7-3400-
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(101.2 Ov, RR: 2.48)252
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Nari Contractor), 2-55 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 3-102 (Vijay Manjrekar), 4-119 (Farokh Engineer), 5-119 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 6-119 (Salim Durani), 7-192 (Polly Umrigar), 8-233 (Ramakant Desai), 9-233 (Vasant Ranjane), 10-252 (Chandu Borde)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Smith301505.0000
BR Knight721822.5700
DA Allen43.2169542.1900
GAR Lock461511142.4100
RW Barber20904.5000
England 2nd Innings (target: 421 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson  b Umrigar42-10440-
WE Russell  b Ranjane9-2210-
KF Barrington c Durani b Desai3-2500-
ER Dexter (c)lbw b Durani62-124110-
RW Barber c Jaisimha b Durani6-1910-
PH Parfitt lbw b Umrigar46-15460-
BR Knight not out39-19540-
DA Allen c Manjrekar b Desai7-3500-
G Millman  b Ranjane4-1210-
GAR Lock run out1-2500-
DR Smith c Manjrekar b Durani2-1500-
Extras(b 1, lb 11)12
TOTAL(116.2 Ov, RR: 2.0)233
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Eric Russell), 2-27 (Ken Barrington), 3-92 (Peter Richardson), 4-101 (Bob Barber), 5-129 (Ted Dexter), 6-195 (Peter Parfitt), 7-208 (David Allen), 8-217 (Geoff Millman), 9-224 (Tony Lock), 10-233 (David Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RB Desai1743221.8800
VB Ranjane1433122.2100
SA Durani33.2126631.9800
CG Borde22104602.0900
PR Umrigar30104621.5300
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultIndia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 518
Season1961/62
Match days30,31 December 1961, 1,3,4 January 1962 (5-day match)
Test debut
Peter Parfitt
Geoff Millman
Umpires
Habib Choudhury
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 30 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 221/5 (ML Jaisimha 12*, CG Borde 15*)
Sun, 31 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 107/3 (PH Parfitt 10*, ER Dexter 11*, 35 ov)
Mon, 01 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 106/3 (MAK Pataudi 24*, FM Engineer 4*)
Tue, 02 Jan - rest day
Wed, 03 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 125/4 (ER Dexter 61*, PH Parfitt 3*)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 233 (116.2 ov) - end of match