Result
2nd Test, Kanpur, Dec 12-17 1958, West Indies tour of India
222 & 443/7d
(101.1 ov, target 444)
222 & 240
West Indies won by 203 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JKC Holt lbw b Gupte31---0-
CC Hunte c Borde b Gupte29---0-
GS Sobers c Hardikar b Gupte4---0-
RB Kanhai  b Gupte0--00-
OG Smith c & b Gupte20---0-
BF Butcher  b Gupte2--00-
JS Solomon lbw b Gupte45-92-0-
FCM Alexander (c) †c Hardikar b Gupte70-14380-
LR Gibbs  b Ranjane16---0-
WW Hall c †Tamhane b Gupte0--00-
JO Taylor not out0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2)5
TOTAL(85.3 Ov, RR: 2.59)222
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 2-63 (Sir Garry Sobers), 3-65 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-74 (John Holt), 5-76 (Basil Butcher), 6-88 (Collie Smith), 7-188 (Joe Solomon), 8-220 (Lance Gibbs), 9-222 (Gerry Alexander), 10-222 (Sir Wes Hall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
VB Ranjane1863511.9400
GS Ramchand1032202.2000
SP Gupte34.31110292.9500
Ghulam Ahmed1032902.9000
CG Borde1342902.2300
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
P Roy lbw b Sobers46---0-
NJ Contractor lbw b Sobers41---0-
PR Umrigar c Holt b Hall57---0-
VL Manjrekar lbw b Taylor30---0-
CG Borde c †Alexander b Hall0--00-
GS Ramchand c †Alexander b Hall4---0-
MS Hardikar  b Hall13---0-
NS Tamhane c Holt b Hall0--00-
VB Ranjane  b Taylor3--00-
Ghulam Ahmed (c)not out0--00-
SP Gupte  b Hall0--00-
Extras(lb 17, nb 11)28
TOTAL(101.4 Ov, RR: 2.18)222
Fall of wickets: 1-93 (Nari Contractor), 2-118 (Pankaj Roy), 3-182 (Polly Umrigar), 4-184 (Chandu Borde), 5-191 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-210 (Vijay Manjrekar), 7-211 (Naren Tamhane), 8-222 (Vasant Ranjane), 9-222 (Manohar Hardikar), 10-222 (Subhash Gupte)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall28.445061.7400
JO Taylor1873822.1100
LR Gibbs2182801.3300
GS Sobers2446222.5800
OG Smith811401.7500
JS Solomon21201.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JKC Holt c Borde b Ramchand0--00-
CC Hunte c & b Umrigar0--00-
RB Kanhai c †Tamhane b Gupte41---0-
GS Sobers run out198-340280-
OG Smith run out7---0-
BF Butcher c †Tamhane b Ramchand60-90-0-
JS Solomon run out86---0-
FCM Alexander (c) †not out45---0-
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(127 Ov, RR: 3.48)443/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 2-0 (John Holt), 3-73 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-83 (Collie Smith), 5-197 (Basil Butcher), 6-360 (Sir Garry Sobers), 7-443 (Joe Solomon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GS Ramchand40611422.8500
SP Gupte23212115.2600
Ghulam Ahmed3088102.7000
CG Borde501503.0000
PR Umrigar2849613.4200
MS Hardikar1010010.0000
India 2nd Innings (target: 444 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
P Roy run out45---0-
NJ Contractor  b Taylor50---0-
PR Umrigar c Smith b Hall34---0-
VL Manjrekar run out31---0-
CG Borde c †Alexander b Taylor13---0-
GS Ramchand  b Hall0--00-
MS Hardikar  b Hall11---0-
NS Tamhane c Solomon b Hall20---0-
VB Ranjane  b Taylor12---0-
Ghulam Ahmed (c) b Hall0--00-
SP Gupte not out8---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 11)16
TOTAL(101.1 Ov, RR: 2.37)240
Fall of wickets: 1-99 (Nari Contractor), 2-107 (Pankaj Roy), 3-173 (Vijay Manjrekar), 4-178 (Polly Umrigar), 5-182 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-194 (Chandu Borde), 7-204 (Manohar Hardikar), 8-227 (Naren Tamhane), 9-227 (Ghulam Ahmed), 10-240 (Vasant Ranjane)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall32127652.3700
JO Taylor30.1116832.2500
LR Gibbs943303.6600
GS Sobers21102901.3800
OG Smith601202.0000
JS Solomon32602.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Green Park, Kanpur
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 461
Season1958/59
Match days12,13,14,16,17 December 1958 (5-day match)
Test debut
Vasant Ranjane
Joe Solomon
Umpires
Mohammad Yunus
Jamshed Patel
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 24/0 (P Roy 11*, NJ Contractor 12*)
Sat, 13 Dec - day 2 - India 1st innings 209/5 (VL Manjrekar 29*, MS Hardikar 8*)
Sun, 14 Dec - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 261/5 (GS Sobers 136*, JS Solomon 13*)
Mon, 15 Dec - rest day
Tue, 16 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 76/0 (P Roy 31*, NJ Contractor 39*)
Wed, 17 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 240 (101.1 ov) - end of match