Result
1st Test, Nottingham, Jun 4-8 1959, India tour of England
422
(f/o)
206 & 157 (97.3 ov)
England won by an innings and 59 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CA Milton  b Surendranath9-2601-
K Taylor lbw b Gupte24-8220-
MC Cowdrey c Borde b Surendranath5-1210-
PBH May (c)c †Joshi b Gupte106-219180-
KF Barrington  b Nadkarni56-14662-
MJ Horton c Nadkarni b Desai58-13060-
TG Evans c Umrigar b Nadkarni737375120100.00
FS Trueman  b Borde28-5330-
JB Statham not out29-5820-
T Greenhough c Gaekwad b Gupte0-300-
AE Moss c Roy b Gupte11-2201-
Extras(b 15, lb 7, w 1)23
TOTAL(143.2 Ov, RR: 2.94)422
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Arthur Milton), 2-29 (Colin Cowdrey), 3-60 (Ken Taylor), 4-185 (Ken Barrington), 5-221 (Peter May), 6-327 (Godfrey Evans), 7-358 (Martin Horton), 8-389 (Fred Trueman), 9-390 (Tommy Greenhough), 10-422 (Alan Moss)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RB Desai33712713.8400
Surendranath2485922.4500
SP Gupte38.11110242.6700
RG Nadkarni28.1154821.7000
CG Borde2046313.1500
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
P Roy  b Trueman54-18340-
NJ Contractor c Barrington b Greenhough15-10900-
PR Umrigar  b Trueman21-6710-
VL Manjrekar lbw b Trueman17-7020-
CG Borde retired hurt15-5310-
DK Gaekwad (c)c †Evans b Statham33-12730-
RG Nadkarni lbw b Trueman15-4700-
PG Joshi lbw b Moss21-4340-
SP Gupte c Taylor b Moss2-1700-
Surendranath not out4-1910-
RB Desai  b Statham0-700-
Extras(b 5, nb 4)9
TOTAL(102.5 Ov, RR: 2.0)206
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Nari Contractor), 2-85 (Polly Umrigar), 3-95 (Pankaj Roy), 3-120* (Chandu Borde, retired not out ), 4-126 (Vijay Manjrekar), 5-158 (Bapu Nadkarni), 6-190 (Datta Gaekwad), 7-198 (Subhash Gupte), 8-206 (Nana Joshi), 9-206 (Ramakant Desai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham23.5114621.9300
FS Trueman2494541.8700
AE Moss24113321.3700
T Greenhough2675812.2300
MJ Horton501503.0000
India 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
P Roy c Trueman b Greenhough49-16980-
NJ Contractor c Cowdrey b Statham0-1400-
PR Umrigar  b Statham20-9010-
VL Manjrekar lbw b Greenhough44-13330-
DK Gaekwad (c)c Horton b Statham31-17250-
RG Nadkarni  b Statham1-8200-
PG Joshi lbw b Trueman1-1400-
SP Gupte c May b Statham8-3310-
Surendranath not out1-4500-
RB Desai c May b Trueman1-1200-
CG Borde absent hurt-
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(97.3 Ov, RR: 1.61)157
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Nari Contractor), 2-52 (Polly Umrigar), 3-85 (Pankaj Roy), 4-124 (Vijay Manjrekar), 5-140 (Bapu Nadkarni), 6-143 (Nana Joshi), 7-147 (Datta Gaekwad), 8-156 (Subhash Gupte), 9-157 (Ramakant Desai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham21103151.4700
FS Trueman22.3104421.9500
AE Moss1271301.0800
T Greenhough2354822.0800
MJ Horton19112001.0500
MATCH DETAILS
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 474
Season1959
Match days4,5,6,8 June 1959 (5-day match)
Test debut
Ken Taylor
Martin Horton
Tommy Greenhough
Umpires
Eddie Phillipson
Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 358/6 (MJ Horton 58*, FS Trueman 11*)
Fri, 05 Jun - day 2 - India 1st innings 116/3 (VL Manjrekar 13*, CG Borde 11*)
Sat, 06 Jun - day 3 - India 2nd innings 96/3 (VL Manjrekar 23*, DK Gaekwad 3*)
Sun, 07 Jun - rest day
Mon, 08 Jun - day 4 - India 2nd innings 157 (97.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • CG Borde retired hurt at 120/3 (fractured left-hand little finger)