result
1st Test, Bengaluru, Nov 22 - 27 1974, West Indies tour of India
289 & 356/6d
(42.5 ov, target 386)260 & 118
West Indies won by 267 runs
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks c Patel b Venkataraghavan23-7540-
Gordon Greenidge run out 93-177133-
Alvin Kallicharran c †Engineer b Prasanna124-281152-
Viv Richards c Prasanna b Chandrasekhar4-210-
Clive Lloyd (c)c Abid Ali b Venkataraghavan30-7630-
Deryck Murray c Solkar b Venkataraghavan0-600-
Keith Boyce  b Chandrasekhar4-410-
Arthur Barrett c Patel b Chandrasekhar2-1400-
Vanburn Holder  b Chandrasekhar0-100-
Lance Gibbs c Solkar b Venkataraghavan2-1000-
Andy Roberts not out 0-100-
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 1)7
TOTAL(95.2 Ov, RR: 3.03)289
Fall of wickets: 0-38, 1-177 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-181 (Viv Richards), 3-230 (Clive Lloyd), 4-236 (Deryck Murray), 5-245 (Keith Boyce), 6-255 (Arthur Barrett), 7-255 (Vanburn Holder), 8-264 (Lance Gibbs), 9-289 (Roy Fredericks), 10-289 (Alvin Kallicharran)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali812102.62---00
Eknath Solkar712804.00---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar28511244.00---00
Erapalli Prasanna22.244612.05---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan3087542.50---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Richards b Holder14-3520-
Farokh Engineer c Richards b Roberts3-3200-
Hemant Kanitkar st †Murray b Barrett65-158110-
Gundappa Viswanath lbw b Gibbs29-8731-
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c Lloyd b Holder22-9420-
Brijesh Patel c †Murray b Holder2-1000-
Eknath Solkar run out 14-5310-
Syed Abid Ali run out 49-11060-
Srinivas Venkataraghavan  b Roberts1-700-
Erapalli Prasanna c Kallicharran b Roberts23-3540-
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 5-2610-
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 17, w 4)33
TOTAL(83.5 Ov, RR: 3.10)260
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Farokh Engineer), 2-23 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-112 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-154 (Hemant Kanitkar), 5-157 (Brijesh Patel), 6-163 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 7-197 (Eknath Solkar), 8-199 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-241 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-260 (Syed Abid Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts2256532.95---00
Vanburn Holder20.573731.77---00
Lance Gibbs1543912.60---00
Keith Boyce1215104.25---00
Arthur Barrett1433512.50---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c Gavaskar b Venkataraghavan10720826014251.44
Deryck Murray lbw b Abid Ali0-300-
Alvin Kallicharran lbw b Prasanna29-75-0-
Viv Richards c Abid Ali b Chandrasekhar3-500-
Clive Lloyd (c)c Solkar b Chandrasekhar163149205222109.39
Keith Boyce c Mansur Ali Khan b Venkataraghavan4-16-0-
Vanburn Holder not out 26-38-0-
Arthur Barrett not out 5-10-0-
Extras(lb 15, nb 4)19
TOTAL(83 Ov, RR: 4.28)356/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Deryck Murray), 2-71 (Alvin Kallicharran), 3-75 (Viv Richards), 4-282 (Gordon Greenidge), 5-301 (Keith Boyce), 6-340 (Clive Lloyd)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Syed Abid Ali1919214.84---00
Eknath Solkar20703.50---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar23310224.43---00
Erapalli Prasanna1835713.16---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2147923.76---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 386 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c †Murray b Boyce0-800-
Hemant Kanitkar c Kallicharran b Holder18-8820-
Eknath Solkar c †Murray b Boyce15-1830-
Gundappa Viswanath  b Holder22-8020-
Brijesh Patel lbw b Roberts22-8640-
Syed Abid Ali c sub b Boyce1-400-
Srinivas Venkataraghavan lbw b Roberts7-3110-
Erapalli Prasanna not out 12-3320-
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Roberts0-200-
Farokh Engineer absent hurt------
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)absent hurt------
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 15)21
TOTAL(42.5 Ov, RR: 2.75)118
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-25 (Eknath Solkar), 3-54 (Hemant Kanitkar), 4-69 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-71 (Syed Abid Ali), 6-96 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 7-118 (Brijesh Patel), 8-118 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts10.542432.21---00
Vanburn Holder1031821.80---00
Lance Gibbs10101.00---00
Keith Boyce1334333.30---00
Arthur Barrett831101.37---00
MATCH DETAILS
Karnataka State Cricket Association Stadium, Bangalore
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Season1974/75
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 745
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Gordon Greenidge
Gordon Greenidge
Hemant Kanitkar
Hemant Kanitkar
Viv Richards
Viv Richards
Umpires
India Image
Judah Reuben
India Image
MV Nagendra
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 22 Nov - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 212/2 (Alvin Kallicharran 64*, Clive Lloyd 21*)
Sat, 23 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 43/2 (Hemant Kanitkar 6*, Gundappa Viswanath 4*)
Sun, 24 Nov - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 40/1 (Gordon Greenidge 29*, Alvin Kallicharran 10*)
Mon, 25 Nov - rest day
Tue, 26 Nov - day 4 - India 2nd innings 36/2 (Hemant Kanitkar 9*, Gundappa Viswanath 5*)
Wed, 27 Nov - day 5 - India 2nd innings 118 (42.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RC Fredericks (1) retired hurt on 23* from 38/0 to 264/8