result
1st Test, Chennai, Oct 19 - 23 1956, Australia tour of India
(63.5 ov)161 & 153
Australia won by an innings and 5 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vinoo Mankad c McDonald b Benaud27---0-
Pankaj Roy c Harvey b Benaud13---0-
Polly Umrigar (c)c Craig b Benaud31---0-
Vijay Manjrekar lbw b Benaud41---0-
Gulabrai Ramchand  b Crawford0--00-
Hemu Adhikari c Burke b Crawford5---0-
AG Kripal Singh c Harvey b Crawford13---0-
Naren Tamhane not out 9---0-
Jasubhai Patel c Johnson b Benaud3--00-
Ghulam Ahmed c Harvey b Benaud11---0-
Subhash Gupte c McDonald b Benaud4---0-
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(99.3 Ov, RR: 1.61)161
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Vinoo Mankad), 2-44 (Pankaj Roy), 3-97 (Polly Umrigar), 4-98 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 5-106 (Hemu Adhikari), 6-134 (Vijay Manjrekar), 7-134 (AG Kripal Singh), 8-137 (Jasubhai Patel), 9-151 (Ghulam Ahmed), 10-161 (Subhash Gupte)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall911501.66---00
Pat Crawford2683231.23---00
Richie Benaud29.3107272.44---00
Ken Mackay2092501.25---00
Ian Johnson15101300.86---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald st †Tamhane b Mankad29---0-
Jim Burke c †Tamhane b Gupte10---0-
Neil Harvey  b Mankad37---0-
Ian Craig c Ramchand b Mankad40---0-
Peter Burge lbw b Patel35---0-
Ken Mackay c †Tamhane b Ghulam Ahmed29---0-
Richie Benaud  b Ghulam Ahmed6---0-
Ray Lindwall c Adhikari b Gupte8---0-
Ian Johnson (c)c Roy b Gupte73---0-
Pat Crawford st †Tamhane b Mankad34---0-
Gil Langley not out 10---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 3)8
TOTAL(134.3 Ov, RR: 2.37)319
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Jim Burke), 2-58 (Neil Harvey), 3-97 (Colin McDonald), 4-152 (Ian Craig), 5-186 (Ken Mackay), 6-186 (Peter Burge), 7-198 (Richie Benaud), 8-200 (Ray Lindwall), 9-287 (Pat Crawford), 10-319 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gulabrai Ramchand511202.40---00
Polly Umrigar401704.25---00
Subhash Gupte28.368933.12---00
Ghulam Ahmed38176721.76---00
Vinoo Mankad45159042.00---00
Jasubhai Patel1433612.57---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vinoo Mankad c †Langley b Lindwall11---0-
Pankaj Roy c Harvey b Lindwall9---0-
Polly Umrigar (c)c †Langley b Lindwall25---0-
Naren Tamhane c Crawford b Benaud5---0-
Vijay Manjrekar  b Crawford16---0-
Gulabrai Ramchand lbw b Johnson28---0-
Hemu Adhikari lbw b Lindwall0--00-
AG Kripal Singh not out 20---0-
Jasubhai Patel  b Lindwall0--00-
Ghulam Ahmed c Burge b Lindwall13---0-
Subhash Gupte  b Lindwall8---0-
Extras(b 10, lb 5, nb 3)18
TOTAL(63.5 Ov, RR: 2.39)153
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Pankaj Roy), 2-22 (Vinoo Mankad), 3-39 (Naren Tamhane), 4-63 (Vijay Manjrekar), 5-99 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-100 (Hemu Adhikari), 7-113 (Polly Umrigar), 8-119 (Jasubhai Patel), 9-143 (Ghulam Ahmed), 10-153 (Subhash Gupte)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall22.594371.88---00
Pat Crawford1261811.50---00
Richie Benaud2055912.95---00
Ian Johnson951511.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Corporation Stadium, Madras
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season1956/57
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 431
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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DD Desai
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Mysore Vijayasarathi
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 19 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 117/5 (Vijay Manjrekar 33*, AG Kripal Singh 4*)
Sat, 20 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 120/3 (Ian Craig 30*, Peter Burge 12*)
Sun, 21 Oct - rest day
Mon, 22 Oct - day 3 - India 2nd innings 29/2 (Polly Umrigar 0*, Naren Tamhane 3*)
Tue, 23 Oct - day 4 - India 2nd innings 153 (63.5 ov) - end of match