result
3rd Test, Birmingham, Jul 4 - 8 1974, India tour of England
(67.4 ov)165 & 216
459/2d
England won by an innings and 78 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c †Knott b Arnold011000.00
Sudhir Naik  b Arnold419280021.05
Ajit Wadekar (c)c †Knott b Hendrick3662723058.06
Gundappa Viswanath  b Hendrick2855681050.90
Ashok Mankad c †Knott b Arnold1456730025.00
Farokh Engineer not out 641111376057.65
Eknath Solkar lbw b Old314210021.42
Syed Abid Ali run out 625291024.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan  b Underwood01413000.00
Erapalli Prasanna c Greig b Hendrick0915000.00
Bishan Bedi c Old b Hendrick011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 8)10
TOTAL(59.2 Ov, RR: 2.78)165
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-17 (Sudhir Naik), 3-62 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-81 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-115 (Ashok Mankad), 6-129 (Eknath Solkar), 7-153 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-156 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-165 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-165 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold1434333.07---00
Chris Old1304313.30---00
Mike Hendrick14.212841.95---00
Tony Greig301103.66---00
Derek Underwood1533012.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Mankad b Prasanna791801656043.88
David Lloyd not out 21439644817054.04
Mike Denness (c)c & b Bedi10018921310052.91
Keith Fletcher not out 5180685063.75
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 5, w 1)15
TOTAL(140 Ov, RR: 3.27)459/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-157 (Dennis Amiss), 2-368 (Mike Denness)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali1826303.50---00
Eknath Solkar1855202.88---00
Bishan Bedi45415213.37---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2317103.08---00
Erapalli Prasanna35410112.88---00
Sunil Gavaskar10505.00---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c †Knott b Old4870050.00
Sudhir Naik lbw b Greig771652079046.66
Syed Abid Ali  b Arnold36110050.00
Ajit Wadekar (c)lbw b Old59101055.55
Gundappa Viswanath c Greig b Hendrick2551582049.01
Ashok Mankad hit wicket b Old4383974051.80
Farokh Engineer lbw b Hendrick3346706071.73
Eknath Solkar c Edrich b Arnold818191044.44
Srinivas Venkataraghavan c Lloyd b Greig520160025.00
Erapalli Prasanna  b Hendrick4581080.00
Bishan Bedi not out 11100100.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 5)8
TOTAL(67.4 Ov, RR: 3.19)216
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-12 (Syed Abid Ali), 3-21 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-59 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-146 (Ashok Mankad), 6-172 (Sudhir Naik), 7-183 (Eknath Solkar), 8-196 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-211 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-216 (Farokh Engineer)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold1936123.21---00
Mike Hendrick14.444332.93---00
Derek Underwood31301.00---00
Chris Old1535233.46---00
Tony Greig1634923.06---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1974
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 741
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Sudhir Naik
Sudhir Naik
Umpires
England Image
Bill Alley
England Image
Charlie Elliott
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Jul - day 1
Fri, 05 Jul - day 2 -England 1st innings 117 (Dennis Amiss 57*, David Lloyd 53*, null ov)
Sat, 06 Jul - day 3 -India 2nd innings 12/2 (Sudhir Naik 3*, null ov)
Sun, 07 Jul - rest day
Mon, 08 Jul - day 4 -India 2nd innings 216/10 (67.4 ov) - end of match