3rd Test, India tour of West Indies at Port of Spain, Feb 19-25 1953
279 & 362/7d
(54 ov, target 327)
315 & 192/2
Match drawn
India 1st Innings
P Roy c Weekes b Worrell49---0-
ML Apte  b Gomez0--00-
GS Ramchand c †Legall b King62--110-
VS Hazare (c)c Rae b Worrell11---0-
PR Umrigar c Gomez b King61---0-
VL Manjrekar c Weekes b King3--00-
MH Mankad lbw b King17---0-
DG Phadkar c Pairaudeau b King13---0-
JM Ghorpade c Walcott b Valentine35---0-
ES Maka retired hurt2--00-
SP Gupte not out17---0-
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 2)9
TOTAL(131.2 Ov, RR: 2.12)279
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Madhav Apte), 2-87 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 3-117 (Pankaj Roy), 4-124 (Vijay Hazare), 5-136 (Vijay Manjrekar), 6-177 (Vinoo Mankad), 7-211 (Dattu Phadkar), 8-225 (Polly Umrigar), 8-229* (Ebrahim Maka, retired not out ), 9-279 (Jayasinghrao Ghorpade)
FM King3197452.3800
GE Gomez1652611.6200
FMM Worrell2694721.8000
AL Valentine37.2186211.6600
S Ramadhin2176102.9000
West Indies 1st Innings
AF Rae c sub b Gupte15---0-
BH Pairaudeau  b Ramchand8---0-
CL Walcott st †Manjrekar b Gupte30---0-
ED Weekes run out161-335-0-
FMM Worrell  b Gupte31---0-
GE Gomez c Hazare b Phadkar15---0-
RA Legall run out17---0-
JB Stollmeyer (c)not out20---1-
FM King c sub b Gupte12---0-
S Ramadhin c †Manjrekar b Phadkar1--00-
AL Valentine c Ghorpade b Gupte0--00-
Extras(b 3, w 2)5
TOTAL(146 Ov, RR: 2.15)315
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Bruce Pairaudeau), 2-41 (Allan Rae), 3-82 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 4-178 (Sir Frank Worrell), 5-215 (Gerry Gomez), 6-281 (Sir Everton Weekes), 7-286 (Ralph Legall), 8-299 (Frank King), 9-304 (Sonny Ramadhin), 10-315 (Alf Valentine)
DG Phadkar43148521.9700
GS Ramchand1534813.2000
SP Gupte481410752.2200
MH Mankad33164701.4200
VS Hazare20603.0000
JM Ghorpade501703.4000
India 2nd Innings
P Roy c sub b Gomez0--00-
ML Apte not out163---0-
GS Ramchand c Weekes b King1--00-
VL Manjrekar c †Legall b Worrell2--00-
PR Umrigar st †Legall b Valentine67---0-
VS Hazare (c)lbw b Worrell24---0-
JM Ghorpade run out0--00-
MH Mankad run out96---1-
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 3)9
TOTAL(200.1 Ov, RR: 1.8)362/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Pankaj Roy), 2-4 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 3-10 (Vijay Manjrekar), 4-145 (Polly Umrigar), 5-209 (Vijay Hazare), 6-209 (Jayasinghrao Ghorpade), 7-362 (Vinoo Mankad)
FM King2292911.3100
GE Gomez46.1204210.9000
FMM Worrell3176222.0000
AL Valentine501710512.1000
S Ramadhin28134701.6700
JB Stollmeyer1535403.6000
CL Walcott721301.8500
ED Weekes10101.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 327 runs)
JB Stollmeyer (c)not out104---0-
BH Pairaudeau c Ghorpade b Gupte29---0-
FMM Worrell c †Manjrekar b Ramchand2--00-
ED Weekes not out55---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(54 Ov, RR: 3.55)192/2
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Bruce Pairaudeau), 2-65 (Sir Frank Worrell)
DG Phadkar75701.0000
GS Ramchand2036113.0500
SP Gupte701912.7100
VS Hazare201206.0000
JM Ghorpade1105304.8100
P Roy603505.8300
ML Apte10303.0000
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 367
Match days19,20,21,23,24,25 February 1953 (6-day match)
Test debut
Jayasinghrao Ghorpade
Eric Lee Kow
Carlton John
Thu, 19 Feb - day 1 - India 1st innings 167/5 (PR Umrigar 27*, MH Mankad 12*)
Fri, 20 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 78/2 (CL Walcott 30*, ED Weekes 23*)
Sat, 21 Feb - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 280/5 (ED Weekes 159*, RA Legall 17*)
Sun, 22 Feb - rest day
Mon, 23 Feb - day 4 - India 2nd innings 118/3 (ML Apte 60*, PR Umrigar 49*)
Tue, 24 Feb - day 5 - India 2nd innings 287/6 (ML Apte 141*, MH Mankad 43*)
Wed, 25 Feb - day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 192/2 (54 ov) - end of match
  • Match originally scheduled for Georgetown, but transferred because of flooding
  • ES Maka retired hurt at 229/8 (two bones fractured in left hand after being struck by King)
  • VL Manjrekar kept wicket in both innings