result
3rd Test, Kolkata, Dec 27 1974 - Jan 1 1975, West Indies tour of India
233 & 316
(84.2 ov, target 310)240 & 224
India won by 85 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sudhir Naik c †Murray b Roberts011000.00
Farokh Engineer c Lloyd b Roberts24---0-
Parthasarthi Sharma  b Julien6---0-
Gundappa Viswanath lbw b Gibbs52-19950-
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c) b Roberts36-6860-
Anshuman Gaekwad c †Murray b Fredericks36-9550-
Madan Lal c †Murray b Holder48-90100-
Karsan Ghavri  b Holder3--00-
Erapalli Prasanna c Greenidge b Roberts17---0-
Bishan Bedi  b Roberts032000.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 4---0-
Extras(lb 1, nb 6)7
TOTAL(80.3 Ov, RR: 2.89)233
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sudhir Naik), 2-23 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 3-32 (Farokh Engineer), 4-94 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 5-169 (Gundappa Viswanath), 6-169 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 7-180 (Karsan Ghavri), 8-224 (Madan Lal), 9-224 (Bishan Bedi), 10-233 (Erapalli Prasanna)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts19.365052.56---00
Bernard Julien1215714.75---00
Vanburn Holder1634823.00---00
Roy Fredericks942412.66---00
Lance Gibbs1763412.00---00
Elquemedo Willett731301.85---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks c Viswanath b Madan Lal100-212130-
Gordon Greenidge c Bedi b Madan Lal20---0-
Alvin Kallicharran c Mansur Ali Khan b Madan Lal0--00-
Viv Richards run out 15---0-
Clive Lloyd (c)c †Engineer b Bedi19---0-
Deryck Murray run out 24-110-0-
Bernard Julien c Viswanath b Bedi19---0-
Elquemedo Willett  b Ghavri13---0-
Vanburn Holder  b Chandrasekhar2--00-
Lance Gibbs not out 6---0-
Andy Roberts lbw b Madan Lal1--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 11, nb 4)21
TOTAL(81.1 Ov, RR: 2.95)240
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-42 (Alvin Kallicharran), 3-66 (Viv Richards), 4-115 (Clive Lloyd), 5-189 (Roy Fredericks), 6-212 (Bernard Julien), 7-219 (Deryck Murray), 8-221 (Vanburn Holder), 9-235 (Elquemedo Willett), 10-240 (Andy Roberts)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri712814.00---00
Madan Lal16.152241.36---00
Bishan Bedi2586822.72---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar2268013.63---00
Erapalli Prasanna1142101.90---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sudhir Naik c Fredericks b Roberts6---0-
Farokh Engineer c Lloyd b Willett61-195-0-
Parthasarthi Sharma run out 9---0-
Gundappa Viswanath  b Holder13926337623052.85
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c Holder b Willett8---1-
Anshuman Gaekwad c Greenidge b Gibbs4---0-
Madan Lal  b Roberts15---0-
Karsan Ghavri  b Roberts27-13911-
Erapalli Prasanna lbw b Holder2--00-
Bishan Bedi c Julien b Holder5---0-
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 7---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 13, nb 17)33
TOTAL(143.2 Ov, RR: 2.20)316
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Sudhir Naik), 2-46 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 3-120 (Farokh Engineer), 4-138 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 5-152 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 6-192 (Madan Lal), 7-283 (Karsan Ghavri), 8-301 (Gundappa Viswanath), 9-303 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-316 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts3168832.83---00
Bernard Julien1782901.70---00
Vanburn Holder27.256132.23---00
Roy Fredericks10101.00---00
Lance Gibbs37175311.43---00
Elquemedo Willett30145121.70---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 310 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks  b Bedi21---0-
Gordon Greenidge lbw b Ghavri3--00-
Alvin Kallicharran c Viswanath b Chandrasekhar57-19780-
Viv Richards  b Madan Lal47-8890-
Clive Lloyd (c) b Chandrasekhar28-3940-
Deryck Murray lbw b Bedi13---0-
Bernard Julien lbw b Chandrasekhar7---0-
Elquemedo Willett not out 16---0-
Vanburn Holder run out 0--00-
Lance Gibbs c Prasanna b Bedi3--00-
Andy Roberts  b Bedi6--01-
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 5)23
TOTAL(84.2 Ov, RR: 2.65)224
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-41 (Roy Fredericks), 3-125 (Viv Richards), 4-163 (Clive Lloyd), 5-178 (Alvin Kallicharran), 6-186 (Bernard Julien), 7-198 (Deryck Murray), 8-203 (Vanburn Holder), 9-213 (Lance Gibbs), 10-224 (Andy Roberts)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri701812.57---00
Madan Lal612313.83---00
Bishan Bedi26.2135241.97---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar2036633.30---00
Erapalli Prasanna25124201.68---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Season1974/75
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 750
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Anshuman Gaekwad
Anshuman Gaekwad
Karsan Ghavri
Karsan Ghavri
Umpires
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Har Sharma
India Image
Judah Reuben
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 27 Dec - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 14/0 (Roy Fredericks 11*, Gordon Greenidge 2*)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 2 - India 2nd innings 8/0 (Sudhir Naik 2*, Farokh Engineer 6*)
Sun, 29 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 206/6 (Gundappa Viswanath 75*, Karsan Ghavri 5*)
Mon, 30 Dec - rest day
Tue, 31 Dec - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 146/3 (Alvin Kallicharran 48*, Clive Lloyd 13*)
Wed, 01 Jan - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 224 (84.2 ov) - end of match