result
Tour Match, Chelmsford, May 25 - 28 1974, India tour of England
278 & 205/8d
(36 ov, target 203)281/7d & 118/1
Match drawn
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Edmeades lbw b Bedi17----0.00
Brian Hardie c Bedi b Chandrasekhar32----0.00
Bob Cooke c Naik b Prasanna77----0.00
Ken McEwan c †Engineer b Bedi23----0.00
Keith Fletcher (c) b Chandrasekhar27----0.00
Keith Pont c Wadekar b Prasanna0----0.00
Stuart Turner c Solkar b Bedi24----0.00
Ray East not out 57----0.00
Neil Smith c Chandrasekhar b Bedi5----0.00
David Acfield  b Bedi14----0.00
John Lever c Wadekar b Abid Ali1----0.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(104.4 Ov, RR: 2.65)278
Fall of wickets: 1-29, 2-83, 3-130, 4-159, 5-166, 6-178, 7-241, 8-247, 9-277, 10-278
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali5.421011.76---00
Madan Lal1032102.10---00
Eknath Solkar42501.25---00
Bishan Bedi391211252.87---00
Erapalli Prasanna2246923.13---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar2426022.50---00
Indians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar run out 11----0.00
Eknath Solkar c Hardie b Acfield15----0.00
Sudhir Naik c Hardie b Acfield100----0.00
Ajit Wadekar (c) b East57----0.00
Ashok Mankad lbw b Acfield6----0.00
Farokh Engineer c & b East6----0.00
Syed Abid Ali run out 1----0.00
Madan Lal not out 64----0.00
Erapalli Prasanna not out 7----0.00
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 4)14
TOTAL(115 Ov, RR: 2.44)281/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-29, 2-34, 3-109, 4-130, 5-137, 6-138, 7-268
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Lever1936503.42---00
Stuart Turner1633602.25---00
David Acfield33114931.48---00
Brian Edmeades1314403.38---00
Ray East2784821.77---00
Bob Cooke10303.00---00
Keith Pont602203.66---00
Essex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Edmeades c Solkar b Abid Ali6----0.00
Brian Hardie c Mankad b Bedi74----0.00
Ray East  b Bedi3----0.00
Bob Cooke c †Engineer b Abid Ali0----0.00
Ken McEwan  b Solkar18----0.00
Keith Pont  b Solkar0----0.00
Keith Fletcher (c) b Madan Lal5----0.00
Stuart Turner c Chandrasekhar b Bedi76----0.00
Neil Smith not out 18----0.00
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(71.4 Ov, RR: 2.86)205/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-6, 2-9, 3-12, 4-46, 5-50, 6-61, 7-180, 8-205
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali1505223.46---00
Madan Lal1424012.85---00
Eknath Solkar1031821.80---00
Bishan Bedi15.443031.91---00
Erapalli Prasanna613305.50---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar1112702.45---00
Indians 2nd INNINGS (target: 203 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar lbw b Turner11----0.00
Sudhir Naik not out 42----0.00
Ajit Wadekar (c)not out 58----0.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6)7
TOTAL(36 Ov, RR: 3.27)118/1
Fall of wickets: 1-16
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Lever401403.50---00
Stuart Turner43110.25---00
David Acfield1103303.00---00
Ray East702503.57---00
Bob Cooke30702.33---00
Keith Pont401303.25---00
Keith Fletcher301806.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossIndians, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1974
Match daysday(3-day match)
Umpires
England Image
David Constant
England Image
Ron Aspinall
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 25 May - day 1 -India 1st innings 29/1 (Sunil Gavaskar 8*)
Sun, 26 May - rest day
Mon, 27 May - day 2 -Essex 2nd innings 9/2 (Brian Hardie 0*)
Tue, 28 May - day 3 -India 2nd innings 118/1 (36 ov) - end of match