result
3rd Test, Kolkata, Nov 2 - 6 1956, Australia tour of India
177 & 189/9d
(69.2 ov, target 231)136 & 136
Australia won by 94 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald  b Ghulam Ahmed3--00-
Jim Burke c Manjrekar b Ghulam Ahmed10---0-
Neil Harvey c †Tamhane b Ghulam Ahmed7---0-
Ian Craig c †Tamhane b Gupte36---0-
Peter Burge c Ramchand b Ghulam Ahmed58---0-
Ken Mackay lbw b Mankad5---0-
Richie Benaud  b Ghulam Ahmed24---0-
Ray Lindwall  b Ghulam Ahmed8---0-
Ian Johnson (c)c Ghulam Ahmed b Mankad1--00-
Pat Crawford c Contractor b Ghulam Ahmed18---1-
Gil Langley not out 1--00-
Extras(b 6)6
TOTAL(86.3 Ov, RR: 2.04)177
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Colin McDonald), 2-22 (Neil Harvey), 3-25 (Jim Burke), 4-93 (Ian Craig), 5-106 (Ken Mackay), 6-141 (Peter Burge), 7-152 (Richie Benaud), 8-157 (Ray Lindwall), 9-163 (Ian Johnson), 10-177 (Pat Crawford)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gulabrai Ramchand21100.50---00
Polly Umrigar1633001.87---00
Ghulam Ahmed20.364972.39---00
Subhash Gupte23113511.52---00
Vinoo Mankad2545622.24---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Pankaj Roy  b Lindwall13---0-
Nari Contractor lbw b Benaud22---0-
Polly Umrigar (c)c Burge b Johnson5---0-
Vijay Manjrekar c Harvey b Benaud33---0-
Vinoo Mankad lbw b Benaud4---0-
Gulabrai Ramchand st †Langley b Benaud2--00-
AG Kripal Singh c Mackay b Benaud14---0-
Prakash Bhandari lbw b Lindwall17---0-
Naren Tamhane  b Benaud5---0-
Ghulam Ahmed c Mackay b Lindwall10---0-
Subhash Gupte not out 1--00-
Extras(b 7, lb 1, nb 2)10
TOTAL(78.2 Ov, RR: 1.73)136
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Pankaj Roy), 2-20 (Polly Umrigar), 3-76 (Nari Contractor), 4-80 (Vinoo Mankad), 5-82 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-98 (AG Kripal Singh), 7-99 (Vijay Manjrekar), 8-115 (Naren Tamhane), 9-135 (Prakash Bhandari), 10-136 (Ghulam Ahmed)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall25.2123231.26---00
Pat Crawford33000.00---00
Ian Johnson1222712.25---00
Richie Benaud29105261.79---00
Neil Harvey11000.00---00
Jim Burke831501.87---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald lbw b Ramchand0--00-
Jim Burke c Contractor b Ghulam Ahmed2--00-
Neil Harvey c Umrigar b Mankad69-187-0-
Ian Craig  b Ghulam Ahmed6---0-
Peter Burge c Ramchand b Ghulam Ahmed22---0-
Ken Mackay hit wicket b Mankad27---0-
Richie Benaud  b Gupte21-26-0-
Ray Lindwall c †Tamhane b Mankad28-14-1-
Ian Johnson (c)st †Tamhane b Mankad5---0-
Pat Crawford not out 1--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 2)8
TOTAL(67.4 Ov, RR: 2.79)189/9d
Did not bat: Gil Langley † 
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Colin McDonald), 2-9 (Jim Burke), 3-27 (Ian Craig), 4-59 (Peter Burge), 5-122 (Ken Mackay), 6-149 (Richie Benaud), 7-159 (Neil Harvey), 8-188 (Ray Lindwall), 9-189 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gulabrai Ramchand21613.00---00
Polly Umrigar2092101.05---00
Ghulam Ahmed2958132.79---00
Subhash Gupte712413.42---00
Vinoo Mankad9.414945.06---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 231 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Pankaj Roy lbw b Burke24---0-
Nari Contractor  b Johnson20---0-
Polly Umrigar (c)c Burke b Benaud28---0-
Vijay Manjrekar c Harvey b Benaud22---0-
Vinoo Mankad c Harvey b Benaud24---1-
Gulabrai Ramchand  b Burke3--00-
AG Kripal Singh  b Benaud0--00-
Prakash Bhandari c Harvey b Burke2--00-
Naren Tamhane  b Benaud0--00-
Ghulam Ahmed  b Burke0--00-
Subhash Gupte not out 0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 5, nb 3)13
TOTAL(69.2 Ov, RR: 1.96)136
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Nari Contractor), 2-50 (Pankaj Roy), 3-94 (Vijay Manjrekar), 4-99 (Polly Umrigar), 5-102 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-121 (AG Kripal Singh), 7-134 (Vinoo Mankad), 8-136 (Prakash Bhandari), 9-136 (Ghulam Ahmed), 10-136 (Naren Tamhane)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall127900.75---00
Pat Crawford21100.50---00
Ian Johnson1452311.64---00
Richie Benaud24.265352.17---00
Jim Burke1743742.17---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season1956/57
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 433
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Balkrishna Mohoni
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George Ayling
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Nov - day 1 - India 1st innings 15/0 (Pankaj Roy 13*, Nari Contractor 0*)
Sat, 03 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 135/8 (Prakash Bhandari 17*, Ghulam Ahmed 10*)
Sun, 04 Nov - rest day
Mon, 05 Nov - day 3 - India 2nd innings 12/0 (Pankaj Roy 5*, Nari Contractor 5*)
Tue, 06 Nov - day 4 - India 2nd innings 136 (69.2 ov) - end of match