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India vs Australia, 1st Test at Delhi, , Dec 12 1959 - Full Scorecard

RESULT
1st Test, Delhi, December 12 - 16, 1959, Australia tour of India
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135 & 206

Australia won by an innings and 127 runs

India 1st Innings
Australia 1st Innings
India 2nd Innings
Info
India 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Grout b Davidson0--00-
b Davidson41-130-0-
c †Grout b Davidson0--00-
b Rorke9---0-
c †Grout b Meckiff14---0-
c †Grout b Kline20---0-
b Rorke1--00-
b Benaud15---0-
not out 24---0-
lbw b Benaud0--00-
c O'Neill b Benaud0--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 3)11
TOTAL59.4 Ov (RR: 2.26)135
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Pankaj Roy), 2-8 (Polly Umrigar), 3-32 (Abbas Ali Baig), 4-66 (Chandu Borde), 5-69 (Nari Contractor), 6-70 (Bapu Nadkarni), 7-100 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 8-131 (Nana Joshi), 9-135 (Venatappa Muddiah), 10-135 (Ramakant Desai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1492231.57---00
1745213.05---00
1453022.14---00
931511.66---00
3.43030.00---00
10101.00---00
10404.00---00
Australia 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
b Surendranath20---0-
b Surendranath39---0-
lbw b Nadkarni114-230-0-
run out 39---0-
c †Joshi b Umrigar78---0-
c Baig b Desai25---1-
c Borde b Umrigar20---0-
b Umrigar42---0-
c & b Ramchand14---0-
not out 45---0-
c sub b Umrigar7---0-
Extras(b 11, lb 13, nb 1)25
TOTAL143 Ov (RR: 3.27)468
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Colin McDonald), 2-64 (Les Favell), 3-143 (Norm O'Neill), 4-275 (Neil Harvey), 5-318 (Alan Davidson), 6-353 (Ken Mackay), 7-398 (Richie Benaud), 8-402 (Wally Grout), 9-443 (Lindsay Kline), 10-468 (Gordon Rorke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
34.3312313.56---00
38810122.65---00
1534903.26---00
1343202.46---00
2066213.10---00
712713.85---00
15.314943.16---00
India 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Benaud b Kline99---0-
c Favell b Benaud34---0-
run out 5---0-
c Davidson b Benaud0--00-
c Favell b Kline32---0-
c Davidson b Kline6---0-
lbw b Benaud7---0-
c Davidson b Kline8---0-
c Davidson b Benaud0--00-
not out 0--00-
c Meckiff b Benaud0--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 5, nb 2)15
TOTAL111 Ov (RR: 1.85)206
Fall of wickets: 1-121 (Nari Contractor), 2-132 (Abbas Ali Baig), 3-132 (Chandu Borde), 4-172 (Pankaj Roy), 5-187 (Polly Umrigar), 6-192 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 7-202 (Bapu Nadkarni), 8-206 (Nana Joshi), 9-206 (Surendra Nath), 10-206 (Ramakant Desai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1451601.14---00
1433302.35---00
73500.71---00
24124241.75---00
46187651.65---00
501903.80---00
11000.00---00
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CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 12 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 22/0 (Colin McDonald 9*, Les Favell 13*)
Sun, 13 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 293/4 (Ken Mackay 50*, Alan Davidson 12*)
Mon, 14 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 46/0 (Pankaj Roy 25*, Nari Contractor 12*)
Tue, 15 Dec - rest day
Wed, 16 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 206 (111 ov) - end of match
MATCH DETAILS
Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
TossIndia, elected to bat first
Series
Season1959/60
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 482
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
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