result
Tour Match, Taunton, Jul 31 - Aug 2 1946, India tour of England
(126.3 ov)64 & 431
506/6d
Somerset won by an innings and 11 runs
Indians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vijay Merchant c †Luckes b Andrews0-----
Mushtaq Ali  b Andrews20-----
Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c Walford b Buse29-----
Lala Amarnath c Lawrence b Buse1-----
Abdul Kardar  b Andrews0-----
Vijay Hazare c Hazell b Buse0-----
Gul Mohammad c Walford b Buse2-----
Vinoo Mankad  b Buse4-----
Ranga Sohoni c Longrigg b Andrews3-----
Chandu Sarwate not out 0-----
Dattaram Hindlekar c Walford b Andrews4-----
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(37 Ov, RR: 1.72)64
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-24, 3-30, 4-31, 5-40, 6-44, 7-53, 8-60, 9-60, 10-64
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bill Andrews1953651.89---00
Bertie Buse1862751.50---00
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Frank Lee run out 76-----
Harold Gimblett c Merchant b Mankad102-----
Jack Meyer c Mushtaq Ali b Mankad19-----
Fred Castle  b Sarwate0-----
Bunty Longrigg (c)c Pataudi b Mankad74-----
Johnny Lawrence  b Sarwate5-----
Micky Walford not out 141-----
Bertie Buse not out 59-----
Extras(b 22, lb 6, nb 2)30
TOTAL(184 Ov, RR: 2.75)506/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-182, 2-191, 3-192, 4-214, 5-228, 6-344
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lala Amarnath48178701.81---00
Ranga Sohoni31711903.83---00
Vinoo Mankad501013632.72---00
Vijay Hazare1543202.13---00
Chandu Sarwate3989522.43---00
Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi10707.00---00
Indians 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vijay Merchant c Hazell b Buse87-----
Mushtaq Ali run out 1-----
Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c †Luckes b Meyer76-----
Abdul Kardar c Buse b Andrews38-----
Vijay Hazare c Gimblett b Hazell43-----
Gul Mohammad lbw b Buse0-----
Lala Amarnath c Longrigg b Hazell41-----
Vinoo Mankad  b Lawrence8-----
Ranga Sohoni st †Luckes b Lawrence32-----
Chandu Sarwate not out 66-----
Dattaram Hindlekar st †Luckes b Buse30-----
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 1)9
TOTAL(126.3 Ov, RR: 3.40)431
Fall of wickets: 1-4, 2-155, 3-201, 4-201, 5-258, 6-263, 7-287, 8-314, 9-379, 10-431
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bill Andrews2729413.48---00
Bertie Buse32.3510833.32---00
Jack Meyer2967212.48---00
Johnny Lawrence2038324.15---00
Horace Hazell1735223.05---00
Harold Gimblett1013013.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Taunton
TossIndians, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1946
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
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Ernest Cooke
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H Cruice
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 31 Jul - day 1 - Somerset 1st innings 242/5 (Bunty Longrigg 18*, Micky Walford 9*)
Thu, 01 Aug - day 2 - India 2nd innings 136/1 (Vijay Merchant 63*, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi 69*)
Fri, 02 Aug - day 3 - India 2nd innings 431 (126.3 ov) - end of match