result
2nd Test, Kolkata, Dec 30 1972 - Jan 4 1973, England tour of India
210 & 155
(91 ov, target 192)174 & 163
India won by 28 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Old b Underwood1871893025.35
Ramnath Parkar c †Knott b Old261091383023.85
Ajit Wadekar (c)run out 44841188052.38
Gundappa Viswanath c Wood b Cottam33138009.67
Salim Durani  b Greig425361016.00
Eknath Solkar  b Old19901391021.11
Farokh Engineer  b Underwood7514421510052.08
Syed Abid Ali  b Cottam310120030.00
Erapalli Prasanna lbw b Cottam69141066.66
Bishan Bedi run out 00500-
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 12447004.16
Extras(lb 3, nb 8)11
TOTAL(97.4 Ov, RR: 2.15)210
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-68 (Ramnath Parkar), 3-78 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-99 (Ajit Wadekar), 5-100 (Salim Durani), 6-163 (Eknath Solkar), 7-176 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-192 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-192 (Bishan Bedi), 10-210 (Farokh Engineer)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Old2677222.76---00
Bob Cottam2364531.95---00
Derek Underwood20.4114322.08---00
Pat Pocock19102601.36---00
Tony Greig911311.44---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Wood  b Bedi1144501025.00
Dennis Amiss c Solkar b Chandrasekhar1154851020.37
Keith Fletcher c Gavaskar b Prasanna1633462048.48
Mike Denness c Solkar b Chandrasekhar2154693038.88
Tony Lewis (c)lbw b Bedi41191036.36
Tony Greig c sub b Prasanna2978854037.17
Alan Knott st †Engineer b Chandrasekhar3550763070.00
Chris Old not out 33901063136.66
Pat Pocock  b Prasanna313150023.07
Derek Underwood c Solkar b Chandrasekhar054000.00
Bob Cottam lbw b Chandrasekhar325460012.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 4)8
TOTAL(75.2 Ov, RR: 2.30)174
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Barry Wood), 2-37 (Dennis Amiss), 3-47 (Keith Fletcher), 4-56 (Tony Lewis), 5-84 (Mike Denness), 6-117 (Tony Greig), 7-144 (Alan Knott), 8-153 (Pat Pocock), 9-154 (Derek Underwood), 10-174 (Bob Cottam)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali41401.00---00
Eknath Solkar31501.66---00
Bishan Bedi2675922.26---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar26.256552.46---00
Erapalli Prasanna1643332.06---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar lbw b Old2430050.00
Ramnath Parkar c Fletcher b Old1532472046.87
Salim Durani c Fletcher b Greig531391997138.12
Gundappa Viswanath c Fletcher b Old34821265041.46
Farokh Engineer c †Knott b Underwood1739862043.58
Eknath Solkar c †Knott b Greig648640012.50
Ajit Wadekar (c)lbw b Greig01317000.00
Syed Abid Ali c Amiss b Old317380017.64
Erapalli Prasanna  b Greig011000.00
Bishan Bedi not out 930440030.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Greig19150011.11
Extras(b 8, lb 2, nb 5)15
TOTAL(67.5 Ov, RR: 2.28)155
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-33 (Ramnath Parkar), 3-104 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-112 (Salim Durani), 5-133 (Farokh Engineer), 6-133 (Eknath Solkar), 7-135 (Ajit Wadekar), 8-135 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-147 (Syed Abid Ali), 10-155 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Old2164342.04---00
Bob Cottam501803.60---00
Derek Underwood1443612.57---00
Pat Pocock811902.37---00
Tony Greig19.592451.21---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 192 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Wood  b Abid Ali110120010.00
Dennis Amiss c †Engineer b Bedi12942003.44
Keith Fletcher lbw b Bedi514181035.71
Mike Denness lbw b Chandrasekhar321862342017.20
Tony Lewis (c)c Solkar b Bedi323290013.04
Tony Greig lbw b Chandrasekhar671351647049.62
Alan Knott c Durani b Chandrasekhar211160018.18
Chris Old not out 1778921021.79
Pat Pocock c & b Bedi515271033.33
Derek Underwood c Wadekar b Bedi4571080.00
Bob Cottam lbw b Chandrasekhar1342471030.95
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 2)13
TOTAL(91 Ov, RR: 1.79)163
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Barry Wood), 2-8 (Keith Fletcher), 3-11 (Dennis Amiss), 4-17 (Tony Lewis), 5-114 (Tony Greig), 6-119 (Alan Knott), 7-123 (Mike Denness), 8-130 (Pat Pocock), 9-138 (Derek Underwood), 10-163 (Bob Cottam)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali821211.50---00
Eknath Solkar11000.00---00
Bishan Bedi40126351.57---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar29144241.44---00
Erapalli Prasanna901902.11---00
Salim Durani411403.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1972/73
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 706
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Chris Old
Chris Old
Umpires
India Image
Ahmed Mamsa
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Judah Reuben
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 30 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 148/5 (Eknath Solkar 19*, Farokh Engineer 26*)
Sun, 31 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 126/6 (Alan Knott 23*, Chris Old 4*)
Mon, 01 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 121/4 (Farokh Engineer 10*, Eknath Solkar 2*)
Tue, 02 Jan - rest day
Wed, 03 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 105/4 (Mike Denness 28*, Tony Greig 60*)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 163 (91 ov) - end of match