result
1st Test, Bengaluru, Nov 22 - Nov 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
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks c Patel b Venkataraghavan23-75400.00
Gordon Greenidge run out 93-1771330.00
Alvin Kallicharran c †Engineer b Prasanna124-2811520.00
Viv Richards c Prasanna b Chandrasekhar4-2100.00
Clive Lloyd (c)c Abid Ali b Venkataraghavan30-76300.00
Deryck Murray c Solkar b Venkataraghavan0-6000.00
Keith Boyce  b Chandrasekhar4-4100.00
Arthur Barrett c Patel b Chandrasekhar2-14000.00
Vanburn Holder  b Chandrasekhar0-1000.00
Lance Gibbs c Solkar b Venkataraghavan2-10000.00
Andy Roberts not out 0-1000.00
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 Ali812102.63---00
Eknath Solkar712804.00---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar28511244.00---00
Erapalli Prasanna22.244612.06---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan3087542.50---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Richards b Holder14-35200.00
Farokh Engineer c Richards b Roberts3-32000.00
Hemant Kanitkar st †Murray b Barrett65-1581100.00
Gundappa Viswanath lbw b Gibbs29-87310.00
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c Lloyd b Holder22-94200.00
Brijesh Patel c †Murray b Holder2-10000.00
Eknath Solkar run out 14-53100.00
Syed Abid Ali run out 49-110600.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan  b Roberts1-7000.00
Erapalli Prasanna c Kallicharran b Roberts23-35400.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 5-26100.00
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 Holder20.573731.78---00
Lance Gibbs1543912.60---00
Keith Boyce1215104.25---00
Arthur Barrett1433512.50---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c Gavaskar b Venkataraghavan10720826014251.44
Deryck Murray lbw b Abid Ali0-3000.00
Alvin Kallicharran lbw b Prasanna29-75-00.00
Viv Richards c Abid Ali b Chandrasekhar3-5000.00
Clive Lloyd (c)c Solkar b Chandrasekhar163149205222109.40
Keith Boyce c Mansur Ali Khan b Venkataraghavan4-16-00.00
Vanburn Holder not out 26-38-00.00
Arthur Barrett not out 5-10-00.00
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 Prasanna1835713.17---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2147923.76---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 386 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c †Murray b Boyce0-8000.00
Hemant Kanitkar c Kallicharran b Holder18-88200.00
Eknath Solkar c †Murray b Boyce15-18300.00
Gundappa Viswanath  b Holder22-80200.00
Brijesh Patel lbw b Roberts22-86400.00
Syed Abid Ali c ? b Boyce1-4000.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan lbw b Roberts7-31100.00
Erapalli Prasanna not out 12-33200.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Roberts0-2000.00
Farokh Engineer absent hurt-----0.00
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)absent hurt-----0.00
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 Roberts10.542432.22---00
Vanburn Holder1031821.80---00
Lance Gibbs10101.00---00
Keith Boyce1334333.31---00
Arthur Barrett831101.38---00
MATCH DETAILS
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
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 days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Gordon Greenidge
Gordon Greenidge
Hemant Kanitkar
Hemant Kanitkar
Viv Richards
Viv Richards
Umpires
India Image
India Image
Judah Reuben
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 22 Nov - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 212/2 (Alvin Kallicharran 64*, Clive Lloyd 21*, null ov)
Sat, 23 Nov - day 2 -India 1st innings 43/2 (Hemant Kanitkar 6*, Gundappa Viswanath 4*, null ov)
Sun, 24 Nov - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 40/1 (Gordon Greenidge 29*, Alvin Kallicharran 10*, null ov)
Mon, 25 Nov - rest day
Tue, 26 Nov - day 4 -India 2nd innings 36/2 (Hemant Kanitkar 9*, Gundappa Viswanath 5*, null ov)
Wed, 27 Nov - day 5 -India 2nd innings 118/8 (42.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RC Fredericks (1) retired hurt on 23* from 38/0 to 264/8