Test Match - India v Australia - Kolkata Standard Scorecard       
Match Date 2nd November, 1956  
Series 1956-1957 India v Australia - 3rd Test
Test # 433
Venue Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss India
Result Australia won by 94 runs
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald b Ghulam Ahmed 3    0  0    1.69%
James Burke c Manjrekar b Ghulam Ahmed 10    0  0    5.65%
Neil Harvey c †Tamhane b Ghulam Ahmed 7    0  0    3.95%
Ian Craig c †Tamhane b Gupte 36    0  0    20.34%
Peter Burge c Ramchand b Ghulam Ahmed 58    0  0    32.77%
Kenneth Mackay lbw b Mankad 5    0  0    2.82%
Richie Benaud b Ghulam Ahmed 24    0  0    13.56%
Ray Lindwall b Ghulam Ahmed 8    0  0    4.52%
Ian Johnson* c Ghulam Ahmed b Mankad 1    0  0    0.56%
William Crawford c Contractor b Ghulam Ahmed 18    0  0    10.17%
Gil Langley not out 1    0  0    0.56%
Extras (b 6) 6  
Total All Out   (86.3 overs @ 2.05 rpo) 177  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-6  McDonald   2-22  Harvey   3-25  Burke   4-93  Craig   
5-106  Mackay   6-141  Burge   7-152  Benaud   8-157  Lindwall   
9-163  Johnson   10-177  Crawford   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Gulabrai Ramchand 2.0 1 1 0 0.50
Polly Umrigar 16.0 3 30 0 1.88
Ghulam Ahmed 20.3 6 49 7 2.39  70.00%
Subhash Gupte 23.0 11 35 1 1.52  10.00%
Mulvantrai Mankad 25.0 4 56 2 2.24  20.00%
 
India 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Pankaj Roy b Lindwall 13    0  0    9.56%
Nari Contractor lbw b Benaud 22    0  0    16.18%
Polly Umrigar* c Burge b Johnson 5    0  0    3.68%
Vijay Manjrekar c Harvey b Benaud 33    0  0    24.26%
Mulvantrai Mankad lbw b Benaud 4    0  0    2.94%
Gulabrai Ramchand st †Langley b Benaud 2    0  0    1.47%
Amritsar Kripal Singh c Mackay b Benaud 14    0  0    10.29%
Prakash Bhandari lbw b Lindwall 17    0  0    12.50%
Narendra Tamhane b Benaud 5    0  0    3.68%
Ghulam Ahmed c Mackay b Lindwall 10    0  0    7.35%
Subhash Gupte not out 1    0  0    0.74%
Extras (b 7, lb 1, nb 2) 10  
Total All Out   (78.2 overs @ 1.74 rpo) 136  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-15  Roy   2-20  Umrigar   3-76  Contractor   4-80  Mankad   
5-82  Ramchand   6-98  Kripal Singh   7-99  Manjrekar   8-115  Tamhane   
9-135  Bhandari   10-136  Ghulam Ahmed   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ray Lindwall 25.2 12 32 3 1.26  30.00%
William Crawford 3.0 3 0 0 0.00
Ian Johnson 12.0 2 27 1 2.25  10.00%
Richie Benaud 29.0 10 52 6 1.79  60.00%
Neil Harvey 1.0 1 0 0 0.00
James Burke 8.0 3 15 0 1.88
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald lbw b Ramchand 0    0  0  
James Burke c Contractor b Ghulam Ahmed 2    0  0    1.06%
Neil Harvey c Umrigar b Mankad 69    0  0    36.51%
Ian Craig b Ghulam Ahmed 6    0  0    3.17%
Peter Burge c Ramchand b Ghulam Ahmed 22    0  0    11.64%
Kenneth Mackay hit wicket b Mankad 27    0  0    14.29%
Richie Benaud b Gupte 21    0  0    11.11%
Ray Lindwall c †Tamhane b Mankad 28    0  0    14.81%
Ian Johnson* st †Tamhane b Mankad 5    0  0    2.65%
William Crawford not out 1    0  0    0.53%
Gil Langley              
Extras (b 6, lb 2) 8  
Total 9 wickets declared   (67.4 overs @ 2.79 rpo) 189  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  McDonald   2-9  Burke   3-27  Craig   4-59  Burge   
5-122  Mackay   6-149  Benaud   7-159  Harvey   8-188  Lindwall   
9-189  Johnson   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Gulabrai Ramchand 2.0 1 6 1 3.00  10.00%
Polly Umrigar 20.0 9 21 0 1.05
Ghulam Ahmed 29.0 5 81 3 2.79  30.00%
Subhash Gupte 7.0 1 24 1 3.43  10.00%
Mulvantrai Mankad 9.4 1 49 4 5.07  40.00%
 
India 2nd Innings (target 231) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Pankaj Roy lbw b Burke 24    0  0    17.65%
Nari Contractor b Johnson 20    0  0    14.71%
Polly Umrigar* c Burke b Benaud 28    0  0    20.59%
Vijay Manjrekar c Harvey b Benaud 22    0  0    16.18%
Mulvantrai Mankad c Harvey b Benaud 24    0  0    17.65%
Gulabrai Ramchand b Burke 3    0  0    2.21%
Amritsar Kripal Singh b Benaud 0    0  0  
Prakash Bhandari c Harvey b Burke 2    0  0    1.47%
Narendra Tamhane b Benaud 0    0  0  
Ghulam Ahmed b Burke 0    0  0  
Subhash Gupte not out 0    0  0  
Extras (b 5, lb 5, nb 3) 13  
Total All Out   (69.2 overs @ 1.96 rpo) 136  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-44  Contractor   2-50  Roy   3-94  Manjrekar   4-99  Umrigar   
5-102  Ramchand   6-121  Kripal Singh   7-134  Mankad   8-136  Bhandari   
9-136  Ghulam Ahmed   10-136  Tamhane   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ray Lindwall 12.0 7 9 0 0.75
William Crawford 2.0 1 1 0 0.50
Ian Johnson 14.0 5 23 1 1.64  10.00%
Richie Benaud 24.2 6 53 5 2.18  50.00%
James Burke 17.0 4 37 4 2.18  40.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - India 1st innings 15/0 (P Roy 13*, NJ Contractor 0*)
Day 2 - India 1st innings 135/8 (P Bhandari 17*, Ghulam Ahmed 10*)
Day 3 - India 2nd innings 12/0 (P Roy 5*, NJ Contractor 5*)
Day 4 - India 2nd Innings 136, 69.2 overs - end of match