result
3rd Test, The Oval, Aug 19 - 24 1971, India tour of England
355 & 101
(target 173)284 & 174/6
India won by 4 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Luckhurst c Gavaskar b Solkar1660016.66
John Jameson run out 8215216210253.94
John Edrich c †Engineer b Bedi411181244034.74
Keith Fletcher c Gavaskar b Bedi11521006.66
Basil D'Oliveira c Mankad b Chandrasekhar219160010.52
Alan Knott c & b Solkar9011611711177.58
Ray Illingworth (c) b Chandrasekhar1135391031.42
Richard Hutton  b Venkataraghavan8112513213064.80
John Snow c †Engineer b Solkar316150018.75
Derek Underwood c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan2247542046.80
John Price not out 1340033.33
Extras(b 4, lb 15, w 1)20
TOTAL(108.4 Ov, RR: 3.26)355
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-111 (John Edrich), 3-135 (Keith Fletcher), 4-139 (John Jameson), 5-143 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-175 (Ray Illingworth), 7-278 (Alan Knott), 8-284 (John Snow), 9-352 (Derek Underwood), 10-355 (Richard Hutton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali1224703.91---00
Eknath Solkar1542831.86---00
Sunil Gavaskar10101.00---00
Bishan Bedi36512023.33---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar2467623.16---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan20.436323.04---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar  b Snow635491017.14
Ashok Mankad  b Price1028381035.71
Ajit Wadekar (c)c Hutton b Illingworth481331712036.09
Dilip Sardesai  b Illingworth541391357038.84
Gundappa Viswanath  b Illingworth086000.00
Eknath Solkar c Fletcher b D'Oliveira441251293035.20
Farokh Engineer c Illingworth b Snow591111240053.15
Syed Abid Ali  b Illingworth2640603065.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan lbw b Underwood2466624036.36
Bishan Bedi c D'Oliveira b Illingworth218170011.11
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 043000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 4, nb 1)11
TOTAL(117.3 Ov, RR: 2.41)284
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Ashok Mankad), 2-21 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-114 (Dilip Sardesai), 4-118 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-125 (Ajit Wadekar), 6-222 (Eknath Solkar), 7-230 (Farokh Engineer), 8-278 (Syed Abid Ali), 9-284 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 10-284 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow2456822.83---00
John Price1525113.40---00
Richard Hutton1223002.50---00
Basil D'Oliveira75510.71---00
Ray Illingworth34.3127052.02---00
Derek Underwood2564911.96---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Luckhurst c Venkataraghavan b Chandrasekhar331111103029.72
John Jameson run out (Chandrasekhar)1625352064.00
John Edrich  b Chandrasekhar055000.00
Keith Fletcher c Solkar b Chandrasekhar011000.00
Basil D'Oliveira c sub b Venkataraghavan1728262060.71
Alan Knott c Solkar b Venkataraghavan1490025.00
Ray Illingworth (c)c & b Chandrasekhar417150023.52
Richard Hutton not out 1344491029.54
John Snow c & b Chandrasekhar041000.00
Derek Underwood c Mankad b Bedi1127282040.74
John Price lbw b Chandrasekhar3550060.00
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(45.1 Ov, RR: 2.23)101
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (John Jameson), 2-24 (John Edrich), 3-24 (Keith Fletcher), 4-49 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-54 (Alan Knott), 6-65 (Ray Illingworth), 7-72 (Brian Luckhurst), 8-72 (John Snow), 9-96 (Derek Underwood), 10-101 (John Price)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali31501.66---00
Eknath Solkar311003.33---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2044422.20---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar18.133862.09---00
Bishan Bedi10111.00---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 173 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar lbw b Snow0910000.00
Ashok Mankad c Hutton b Underwood1174780014.86
Ajit Wadekar (c)run out 451181254038.13
Dilip Sardesai c †Knott b Underwood401561594025.64
Gundappa Viswanath c †Knott b Luckhurst331711750019.29
Eknath Solkar c & b Underwood11622006.25
Farokh Engineer not out 2859503047.45
Syed Abid Ali not out 44110100.00
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 1)12
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 1.72)174/6
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-37 (Ashok Mankad), 3-76 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-124 (Dilip Sardesai), 5-134 (Eknath Solkar), 6-170 (Gundappa Viswanath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow1171411.27---00
John Price501002.00---00
Derek Underwood38147231.89---00
Ray Illingworth36154001.11---00
Basil D'Oliveira931701.88---00
Brian Luckhurst20914.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1971
Series resultIndia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 692
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Charlie Elliott
England Image
Dusty Rhodes
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 19 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 355
Fri, 20 Aug - day 2 - no play
Sat, 21 Aug - day 3 - India 1st innings 234/7 (Syed Abid Ali 2*, Srinivas Venkataraghavan 3*)
Sun, 22 Aug - rest day
Mon, 23 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 76/2 (Ajit Wadekar 45*, Dilip Sardesai 13*)
Tue, 24 Aug - day 5 - India 2nd innings 174/6 (101 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • India's first test win in England, first series win in England.
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