Result
3rd Test, West Indies tour of India at Kolkata, Dec 31 1958 - Jan 4 1959
49 ov
124 & 154 (f/o)
West Indies won by an innings and 336 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JKC Holt c Contractor b Surendranath5---0-
CC Hunte c Surendranath b Gupte23---0-
RB Kanhai c Umrigar b Surendranath256-400420-
OG Smith  b Umrigar34---0-
BF Butcher lbw b Ghulam Ahmed103-180150-
GS Sobers not out106---0-
JS Solomon not out69-140-0-
Extras(b 8, lb 9, nb 1)18
TOTAL(162.1 Ov, RR: 3.78)614/5d
Did not bat: FCM Alexander, S Ramadhin, WW Hall, R Gilchrist 
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (John Holt), 2-72 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 3-180 (Collie Smith), 4-397 (Basil Butcher), 5-454 (Rohan Kanhai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DG Phadkar43617304.0200
Surendranath46816823.6500
SP Gupte39811913.0500
Ghulam Ahmed16.115213.2100
PR Umrigar1616213.8700
JM Ghorpade2022011.0000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
P Roy c Solomon b Gilchrist11---0-
NJ Contractor lbw b Ramadhin4---0-
JM Ghorpade c †Alexander b Gilchrist7---0-
RB Kenny c †Alexander b Hall16---0-
PR Umrigar not out44---0-
VL Manjrekar  b Hall0--00-
DG Phadkar c Sobers b Gilchrist3--00-
NS Tamhane c Sobers b Hall0--00-
Surendranath run out8-90-0-
Ghulam Ahmed (c)lbw b Sobers4---0-
SP Gupte  b Ramadhin12---0-
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 4, w 1)15
TOTAL(62.5 Ov, RR: 1.97)124
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Nari Contractor), 2-26 (Pankaj Roy), 3-52 (Jayasinghrao Ghorpade), 4-52 (Ramnath Kenny), 5-52 (Vijay Manjrekar), 6-57 (Dattu Phadkar), 7-58 (Naren Tamhane), 8-89 (Raman Surendranath), 9-99 (Ghulam Ahmed), 10-124 (Subhash Gupte)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
R Gilchrist23131830.7800
WW Hall1563132.0600
S Ramadhin16.582721.6000
OG Smith21100.5000
GS Sobers603215.3300
India 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
P Roy c †Alexander b Hall0--00-
NJ Contractor  b Gilchrist6---0-
PR Umrigar c †Alexander b Hall2--00-
VL Manjrekar not out58---0-
RB Kenny  b Hall0--00-
JM Ghorpade  b Sobers16---0-
DG Phadkar  b Gilchrist35---0-
Surendranath c †Alexander b Gilchrist3--00-
NS Tamhane  b Gilchrist0--00-
Ghulam Ahmed (c) b Gilchrist0--00-
SP Gupte  b Gilchrist15---0-
Extras(b 3, nb 16)19
TOTAL(f/o)154
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Pankaj Roy), 2-7 (Polly Umrigar), 3-10 (Nari Contractor), 4-17 (Ramnath Kenny), 5-44 (Jayasinghrao Ghorpade), 6-115 (Dattu Phadkar), 7-131 (Raman Surendranath), 8-131 (Naren Tamhane), 9-131 (Ghulam Ahmed), 10-154 (Subhash Gupte)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
R Gilchrist2175562.6100
WW Hall1855533.0500
S Ramadhin831401.7500
GS Sobers201115.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India 1958/59
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 463
Season1958/59
Match days31 December 1958, 1,3,4 January 1959 (5-day match)
debut
Ramnath Kenny
Raman Surendranath
Umpires
Mohammad Yunus
Noshirvan Nagarwala
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 31 Dec - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 359/3 (RB Kanhai 203*, BF Butcher 87*, 102 ov)
Thu, 01 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 29/2 (JM Ghorpade 0*, RB Kenny 3*)
Fri, 02 Jan - rest day
Sat, 03 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 69/5 (VL Manjrekar 20*, DG Phadkar 14*)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 154 (49 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • day 4 - India 2nd innings 154 (49 ov) - end of match
Day 3
  • day 3 - India 2nd innings 69/5 (VL Manjrekar 20*, DG Phadkar 14*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - India 1st innings 29/2 (JM Ghorpade 0*, RB Kenny 3*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 359/3 (RB Kanhai 203*, BF Butcher 87*, 102 ov)
Day 0
  • rest day