result
1st Test, Manchester, Jun 6 - 11 1974, India tour of England
328/9d & 213/3d
(85.1 ov, target 296)246 & 182
England won by 113 runs
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Scorecard summary
England328/9(143.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Keith Fletcher*123 (289)
Dennis Amiss56 (202)
Syed Abid Ali3/79(30.3)
Madan Lal2/56(31)
India246/10(84 overs)1st INNINGS
Sunil Gavaskar101 (251)
Bob Willis4/64(24)
England213/3(70 overs)2nd INNINGS
John Edrich*100 (188)
Dennis Amiss47 (89)
Bishan Bedi1/58(20)
India182/10(85.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Chris Old4/20(16)
Tony Greig3/35(25.1)
Match details
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1974
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 739
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Brijesh Patel
Brijesh Patel
Madan Lal
Madan Lal
Mike Hendrick
Mike Hendrick
Umpires
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David Constant
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Dickie Bird