result
Tour Match, Taunton, Aug 28 - 30 1971, India tour of England
349/8d & 162/5d
(target 286)226/4d & 127/2
Match drawn
Indians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kenia Jayantilal c Virgin b Cartwright32-----
Ashok Mankad  b Cartwright26-----
Ajit Wadekar (c) b Cartwright10-----
Dilip Sardesai  b Cartwright9-----
Abbas Ali Baig c Moseley b Cartwright24-----
Eknath Solkar c Langford b O'Keeffe113-----
Syed Abid Ali not out 102-----
Srinivas Venkataraghavan c Clarkson b Jones4-----
Pochiah Krishnamurthy  b O'Keeffe7-----
Devraj Govindraj not out 10-----
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 6, w 1)12
TOTAL(99.4 Ov, RR: 3.50)349/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-57, 2-72, 3-73, 4-87, 5-158, 6-292, 7-299, 8-320
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Jones1708314.88---00
Hallam Moseley1415804.14---00
Tom Cartwright33137952.39---00
Kerry O'Keeffe24.487623.08---00
Brian Langford1114103.72---00
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Virgin c Wadekar b Venkataraghavan47-----
Mervyn Kitchen c Wadekar b Abid Ali5-----
Brian Close not out 103-----
Tony Clarkson lbw b Chandrasekhar4-----
Kerry O'Keeffe run out 35-----
Peter Robinson not out 13-----
Extras(lb 15, nb 4)19
TOTAL(79.3 Ov, RR: 2.84)226/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-40, 2-94, 3-123, 4-194
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devraj Govindraj1013203.20---00
Syed Abid Ali1734212.47---00
Eknath Solkar1122802.54---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar16.373812.30---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2566712.68---00
Indians 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kenia Jayantilal c †Taylor b Jones2-----
Ashok Mankad  b O'Keeffe21-----
Ajit Wadekar (c)c Virgin b Cartwright74-----
Dilip Sardesai  b Cartwright6-----
Abbas Ali Baig c Langford b Cartwright20-----
Syed Abid Ali not out 17-----
Srinivas Venkataraghavan not out 15-----
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 2)7
TOTAL(43 Ov, RR: 3.76)162/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-7, 2-58, 3-67, 4-128, 5-130
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Jones713214.57---00
Hallam Moseley501102.20---00
Tom Cartwright1554232.80---00
Kerry O'Keeffe822012.50---00
Brian Langford714005.71---00
Roy Virgin1010010.00---00
Somerset 2nd INNINGS (target: 286 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Virgin c Mankad b Govindraj0-----
Mervyn Kitchen c Abid Ali b Venkataraghavan27-----
Brian Close not out 43-----
Peter Robinson not out 52-----
Extras(b 2, lb 3)5
TOTAL(39 Ov, RR: 3.25)127/2
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-50
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devraj Govindraj602414.00---00
Syed Abid Ali31301.00---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar1123102.81---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan1224313.58---00
Ajit Wadekar411604.00---00
Ashok Mankad31501.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Taunton
TossIndians, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1971
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Hugo Yarnold
England Image
Peter Wight
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 28 Aug - day 1 - India 1st innings 320/7 (Syed Abid Ali 83*, Pochiah Krishnamurthy 7*)
Sun, 29 Aug - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 177/3 (Brian Close 73*, Kerry O'Keeffe 29*)
Mon, 30 Aug - day 3 - Somerset 2nd innings 127/2 (39 ov) - end of match