Result
1st Test, Delhi, Nov 2-7 1951, England tour of India
(221 ov)
203 & 368/6
418/6d
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDB Robertson lbw b Shinde50-150-0-
FA Lowson lbw b Phadkar4---0-
D Kenyon  b Shinde35---0-
DB Carr c †Joshi b Shinde14---0-
AJ Watkins c †Joshi b Mankad40---0-
RT Spooner hit wicket b Shinde11---0-
ND Howard (c)st †Joshi b Mankad13---0-
D Shackleton st †Joshi b Mankad10---0-
JB Statham  b Shinde4---0-
R Tattersall not out4---0-
F Ridgway  b Shinde15---0-
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(102.3 Ov, RR: 1.98)203
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Frank Lowson), 2-79 (Don Kenyon), 3-102 (Jack Robertson), 4-111 (Donald Carr), 5-153 (Dick Spooner), 6-161 (Allan Watkins), 7-175 (Derek Shackleton), 8-184 (Nigel Howard), 9-184 (Brian Statham), 10-203 (Fred Ridgway)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DG Phadkar1142612.3600
NR Chowdhury1843001.6600
VS Hazare55000.0000
MH Mankad33155331.6000
SG Shinde35.399162.5600
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
VM Merchant  b Statham154-450-0-
P Roy lbw b Shackleton12---0-
PR Umrigar run out21---0-
VS Hazare (c)not out164-515-0-
DG Phadkar run out3--00-
MH Mankad c †Spooner b Tattersall4---0-
RS Modi lbw b Tattersall7---0-
HR Adhikari not out38---0-
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 1)15
TOTAL(175 Ov, RR: 2.38)418/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Pankaj Roy), 2-64 (Polly Umrigar), 3-275 (Vijay Merchant), 4-278 (Dattu Phadkar), 5-292 (Vinoo Mankad), 6-328 (Rusi Modi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham2144912.3300
F Ridgway2015502.7500
AJ Watkins3176001.9300
D Shackleton2977612.6200
R Tattersall53179521.7900
DB Carr1645603.5000
JDB Robertson511202.4000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDB Robertson c Phadkar b Mankad22---0-
FA Lowson c Phadkar b Mankad68---0-
D Kenyon c Roy b Shinde6---0-
AJ Watkins not out137-540-0-
DB Carr c Umrigar b Shinde76-300-0-
RT Spooner  b Mankad1--00-
ND Howard (c)lbw b Mankad9---0-
D Shackleton not out21---0-
Extras(b 18, lb 7, nb 2, w 1)28
TOTAL(221 Ov, RR: 1.66)368/6
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Jack Robertson), 2-78 (Don Kenyon), 3-116 (Frank Lowson), 4-274 (Donald Carr), 5-275 (Dick Spooner), 6-309 (Nigel Howard)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DG Phadkar1432802.0000
NR Chowdhury31114501.4500
VS Hazare1242402.0000
MH Mankad76475840.7600
SG Shinde732616222.2100
PR Umrigar61801.3300
RS Modi511402.8000
P Roy43100.2500
MATCH DETAILS
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 339
Season1951/52
Match days2,3,4,6,7 November 1951 (5-day match)
Test debut
Pankaj Roy
Nana Joshi
Don Kenyon
Donald Carr
Dick Spooner
Nigel Howard
Fred Ridgway
Umpires
Balkrishna Mohoni
Mysore Vijayasarathi
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Nov - day 1 - England 1st innings 203
Sat, 03 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 186/2 (VM Merchant 106*, VS Hazare 45*)
Sun, 04 Nov - day 3 - India 1st innings 418/6 (VS Hazare 164*, HR Adhikari 38*)
Mon, 05 Nov - rest day
Tue, 06 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 202/3 (AJ Watkins 51*, DB Carr 44*)
Wed, 07 Nov - day 5 - England 2nd innings 368/6 (221 ov) - end of match