Result
1st Test, Mumbai, Dec 15-18 1933, England tour of India
219 & 258
(7.2 ov, target 40)
438 & 40/1
England won by 9 wickets
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Wazir Ali lbw b Nichols36---0-
JG Navle c Nichols b Verity13---0-
L Amarnath lbw b Langridge38---0-
CK Nayudu (c)lbw b Clark28---1-
LP Jai c Mitchell b Langridge19---0-
VM Merchant lbw b Nichols23---0-
SHM Colah c †Elliott b Nichols31---0-
L Amar Singh st †Elliott b Langridge0--00-
M Nissar c Mitchell b Verity13---0-
L Ramji  b Verity1--00-
RJD Jamshedji not out4---0-
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 6)13
TOTAL(91.2 Ov, RR: 2.39)219
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Janardan Navle), 2-71 (Syed Wazir Ali), 3-117 (C.K.Nayudu), 4-135 (Lala Amarnath), 5-148 (Laxmidas Jai), 6-175 (Vijay Merchant), 7-186 (Amar Singh), 8-209 (Mohammad Nissar), 9-212 (Ladha Ramji), 10-219 (Sorabji Colah)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MS Nichols23.285332.2700
EW Clark1334113.1500
CJ Barnett21100.5000
H Verity27114431.6200
James Langridge1744232.4700
LF Townsend922502.7700
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Mitchell  b Nissar5---0-
CF Walters c Merchant b Amar Singh78---0-
CJ Barnett c & b Jamshedji33---0-
James Langridge lbw b Nissar31---0-
DR Jardine (c) b Nissar60-180-0-
BH Valentine c Merchant b Jamshedji136-180121-
LF Townsend c & b Jamshedji15---0-
MS Nichols run out2--00-
H Verity c Ramji b Nissar24---0-
Harry Elliott not out37---0-
EW Clark  b Nissar1--00-
Extras(b 7, lb 9)16
TOTAL(136.5 Ov, RR: 3.2)438
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Arthur Mitchell), 2-67 (Charlie Barnett), 3-143 (Cyril Walters), 4-164 (James Langridge), 5-309 (Douglas Jardine), 6-362 (Leslie Townsend), 7-371 (Bryan Valentine), 8-373 (Stan Nichols), 9-431 (Hedley Verity), 10-438 (Nobby Clark)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Nissar33.539052.6600
L Ramji2356402.7800
L Amar Singh36511913.3000
RJD Jamshedji35413733.9100
CK Nayudu721001.4200
L Amarnath21201.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Wazir Ali c Nichols b Clark5---0-
JG Navle c †Elliott b Clark4---0-
L Amarnath c Nichols b Clark118-185210-
CK Nayudu (c)c Valentine b Nichols67---0-
LP Jai c Jardine b Nichols0--00-
VM Merchant c †Elliott b Langridge30---0-
L Amar Singh lbw b Verity1--00-
SHM Colah c †Elliott b Nichols12---0-
M Nissar lbw b Nichols1--00-
RJD Jamshedji not out1--00-
L Ramji lbw b Nichols0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 8, w 1)19
TOTAL(90.5 Ov, RR: 2.84)258
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Syed Wazir Ali), 2-21 (Janardan Navle), 3-207 (C.K.Nayudu), 4-208 (Lala Amarnath), 5-208 (Laxmidas Jai), 6-214 (Amar Singh), 7-248 (Vijay Merchant), 8-249 (Mohammad Nissar), 9-258 (Sorabji Colah), 10-258 (Ladha Ramji)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MS Nichols23.575552.3000
EW Clark1956933.6300
H Verity2095012.5000
James Langridge1673212.0000
LF Townsend1253302.7500
England 2nd Innings (target: 40 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Mitchell lbw b Amar Singh9---0-
CF Walters not out14---0-
CJ Barnett not out17---2-
Extras0
TOTAL(7.2 Ov, RR: 5.45)40/1
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Arthur Mitchell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Nissar412506.2500
L Amar Singh3.211514.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Gymkhana Ground, Mumbai
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 230
Season1933/34
Match days15,16,17,18 December 1933 (4-day match)
Test debut
Lala Amarnath
Laxmidas Jai
Vijay Merchant
Rustomji Jamshedji
Ladha Ramji
Arthur Mitchell
Bryan Valentine
Umpires
Frank Tarrant
Bill Hitch
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 15 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 212/9 (SHM Colah 28*, RJD Jamshedji 0*)
Sat, 16 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 294/4 (DR Jardine 53*, BH Valentine 79*)
Sun, 17 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 159/2 (L Amarnath 102*, CK Nayudu 44*)
Mon, 18 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 40/1 (7.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • First ever test match in India