Result
2nd Test, Kolkata, Jan 5-8 1934, England tour of India
(5 ov, target 82)
403 & 7/2
(f/o)
247 & 237
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CF Walters c Gopalan b Amar Singh29---0-
A Mitchell c Gopalan b CK Nayudu47---0-
CJ Barnett lbw b Amar Singh8---0-
James Langridge c Nissar b Gopalan70---0-
DR Jardine (c)c CS Nayudu b Mushtaq Ali61---0-
BH Valentine lbw b CK Nayudu40---1-
WHV Levett  b CK Nayudu5---0-
MS Nichols lbw b Nissar13---0-
LF Townsend c †Dilawar Hussain b Amar Singh40---1-
H Verity not out55---0-
EW Clark c Merchant b Amar Singh10---0-
Extras(b 13, lb 10, nb 2)25
TOTAL(159.5 Ov, RR: 2.52)403
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Cyril Walters), 2-55 (Charlie Barnett), 3-135 (Arthur Mitchell), 4-185 (James Langridge), 5-256 (Bryan Valentine), 6-281 (Hopper Levett), 7-281 (Douglas Jardine), 8-301 (Stan Nichols), 9-371 (Leslie Townsend), 10-403 (Nobby Clark)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Nissar34611213.2900
L Amar Singh54.51310641.9300
MJ Gopalan1973912.0500
S Mushtaq Ali1954512.3600
L Amarnath201005.0000
CS Nayudu812603.2500
CK Nayudu2374031.7300
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Naoomal Jaoomal c Jardine b Nichols2--00-
Dilawar Hussain c Jardine b Clark59-180-1-
S Wazir Ali c Nichols b Verity39---0-
CK Nayudu (c) b Clark5---0-
L Amarnath c Jardine b Clark0--00-
VM Merchant  b Verity54---0-
S Mushtaq Ali lbw b Nichols9---0-
CS Nayudu c Verity b Nichols36---1-
L Amar Singh c Nichols b Verity10---0-
MJ Gopalan not out11---0-
M Nissar c Walters b Verity2--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 5, nb 10)20
TOTAL(107.4 Ov, RR: 2.29)247
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Naoomal Jeoomal), 2-23 (C.K.Nayudu), 3-27 (Lala Amarnath), 4-90 (Syed Wazir Ali), 5-131 (Vijay Merchant), 6-158 (Mushtaq Ali), 7-211 (Dilawar Hussain), 8-223 (Amar Singh), 9-236 (C.S. Nayudu), 10-247 (Mohammad Nissar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EW Clark2683931.5000
MS Nichols2867832.7800
H Verity28.4136442.2300
James Langridge1772701.5800
LF Townsend841902.3700
India 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Naoomal Jaoomal c †Levett b Townsend43---0-
S Mushtaq Ali c Barnett b Nichols18---0-
S Wazir Ali c Nichols b Verity0--00-
CK Nayudu (c)lbw b Verity38-150-0-
L Amarnath c †Levett b Clark9---0-
VM Merchant c Jardine b Verity17---0-
Dilawar Hussain  b Clark57-8591-
CS Nayudu lbw b Verity15-13521-
L Amar Singh c Jardine b Townsend18---0-
MJ Gopalan c †Levett b Clark7---0-
M Nissar not out0--00-
Extras(b 10, lb 4, nb 1)15
TOTAL(90.3 Ov, RR: 2.61)237
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Mushtaq Ali), 2-58 (Syed Wazir Ali), 3-76 (Naoomal Jeoomal), 4-88 (Lala Amarnath), 5-129 (Vijay Merchant), 6-149 (C.K.Nayudu), 7-201 (C.S. Nayudu), 8-214 (Dilawar Hussain), 9-230 (Amar Singh), 10-237 (Morappakam Gopalan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EW Clark19.345032.5600
MS Nichols2064812.4000
H Verity31127642.4500
James Langridge1041901.9000
LF Townsend832222.7500
CJ Barnett20703.5000
England 2nd Innings (target: 82 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CF Walters not out2--00-
CJ Barnett c Gopalan b Nissar0--00-
BH Valentine st †Dilawar Hussain b Naoomal Jaoomal3--00-
WHV Levett not out2--00-
Extras0
TOTAL(5 Ov, RR: 1.4)7/2
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Charlie Barnett), 2-5 (Bryan Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Nissar21211.0000
L Amar Singh21100.5000
Naoomal Jaoomal10414.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 231
Season1933/34
Match days5,6,7,8 January 1934 (4-day match)
Test debut
Mushtaq Ali
Dilawar Hussain
C.S. Nayudu
Morappakam Gopalan
Hopper Levett
Umpires
Frank Tarrant
Bill Hitch
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 05 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 257/5 (DR Jardine 42*, WHV Levett 0*)
Sat, 06 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 90/4 (VM Merchant 26*)
Sun, 07 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 30/0 (Naoomal Jaoomal 14*, S Mushtaq Ali 10*)
Mon, 08 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 7/2 (5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Dilawar Hussain (1) retired hurt on 7* from 11/0 to 90/4