Test Match - England v India - Manchester Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 6th June, 1974  
Series 1974 England v India - 1st Test
Test # 739
Venue Old Trafford, Manchester
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss England
Result England won by 113 runs
Player of Match No Award

England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Geoff Boycott lbw b Abid Ali 10  28  1  0 35.71  3.05%
Dennis Amiss c Madan Lal b Chandrasekhar 56  202  4  0 27.72  17.07%
John Edrich b Abid Ali 7  27  0  0 25.93  2.13%
Michael Denness* b Bedi 26  85  1  0 30.59  7.93%
Keith Fletcher not out 123  289  8  0 42.56  37.50%
Derek Underwood c Solkar b Bedi 7  40  1  0 17.50  2.13%
Tony Greig c †Engineer b Madan Lal 53  108  2  0 49.07  16.16%
Alan Knott lbw b Madan Lal 0  9  0  0 0.00
Chris Old c †Engineer b Chandrasekhar 12  17  1  0 70.59  3.66%
Bob Willis lbw b Abid Ali 24  59  2  0 40.68  7.32%
Mike Hendrick              
Extras (b 1, lb 7, w 1, nb 1) 10  
Total 9 wickets declared   (143.3 overs @ 2.29 rpo) 328  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-18  Boycott   2-28  Edrich   3-90  Denness   4-104  Amiss   
5-127  Underwood   6-231  Greig   7-231  Knott   8-265  Old   
9-328  Willis   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Syed Abid Ali 30.3 6 79 3 2.59  30.00%
Eknath Solkar 13.0 4 33 0 2.54
Sharma Madan Lal 31.0 11 56 2 1.81  20.00%
Srinivas Venkataraghavan 5.0 1 8 0 1.60
Bishen Bedi 43.0 14 87 2 2.02  20.00%
Bhagwat Chandrasekhar 21.0 4 55 2 2.62  20.00%
 
India 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sunil Gavaskar run out 101  251  8  0 40.24  41.06%
Eknath Solkar c Willis b Hendrick 7  22  0  0 31.82  2.85%
Srinivas Venkataraghavan b Willis 3  5  0  0 60.00  1.22%
Ajit Wadekar* c Hendrick b Old 6  10  0  0 60.00  2.44%
Gundappa Viswanath b Underwood 40  76  4  0 52.63  16.26%
Brijesh Patel c †Knott b Willis 5  28  1  0 17.86  2.03%
Farokh Engineer b Willis 0  5  0  0 0.00
Sharma Madan Lal b Hendrick 2  13  0  0 15.38  0.81%
Syed Abid Ali c †Knott b Hendrick 71  93  7  0 76.34  28.86%
Bishen Bedi b Willis 0  1  0  0 0.00
Bhagwat Chandrasekhar not out 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 3, nb 5) 11  
Total All Out   (84.0 overs @ 2.93 rpo) 246  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-22  Solkar   2-25  Venkataraghavan   3-32  Wadekar   4-105  Viswanath   
5-129  Patel   6-135  Engineer   7-143  Madan Lal   8-228  Gavaskar   
9-228  Bedi   10-246  Abid Ali   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Bob Willis 24.0 3 64 4 2.67  40.00%
Chris Old 16.0 0 46 1 2.88  10.00%
Mike Hendrick 20.0 4 57 3 2.85  30.00%
Derek Underwood 19.0 7 50 1 2.63  10.00%
Tony Greig 5.0 1 18 0 3.60
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Geoff Boycott c †Engineer b Solkar 6  10  0  0 60.00  2.82%
Dennis Amiss c Gavaskar b Bedi 47  89  5  0 52.81  22.07%
Derek Underwood c †Engineer b Abid Ali 9  28  1  0 32.14  4.23%
John Edrich not out 100  188  9  1 53.19  46.95%
Michael Denness* not out 45  105  4  0 42.86  21.13%
Keith Fletcher              
Tony Greig              
Alan Knott              
Chris Old              
Bob Willis              
Mike Hendrick              
Extras (b 4, lb 2) 6  
Total 3 wickets declared   (70.0 overs @ 3.04 rpo) 213  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-13  Boycott   2-30  Underwood   3-104  Amiss   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Syed Abid Ali 11.0 2 31 1 2.82  10.00%
Eknath Solkar 7.0 0 24 1 3.43  10.00%
Sharma Madan Lal 12.0 2 39 0 3.25
Srinivas Venkataraghavan 9.0 1 17 0 1.89
Bishen Bedi 20.0 2 58 1 2.90  10.00%
Bhagwat Chandrasekhar 11.0 2 38 0 3.45
 
India 2nd Innings (target 296) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sunil Gavaskar c Hendrick b Old 58  140  5  0 41.43  31.87%
Eknath Solkar c Hendrick b Underwood 19  41  1  1 46.34  10.44%
Ajit Wadekar* c †Knott b Greig 14  45  1  0 31.11  7.69%
Gundappa Viswanath c †Knott b Old 50  149  3  0 33.56  27.47%
Brijesh Patel c †Knott b Old 3  12  0  0 25.00  1.65%
Farokh Engineer c †Knott b Hendrick 12  46  1  0 26.09  6.59%
Sharma Madan Lal hit wicket b Willis 7  29  1  0 24.14  3.85%
Syed Abid Ali c Boycott b Greig 4  14  1  0 28.57  2.20%
Srinivas Venkataraghavan not out 5  38  1  0 13.16  2.75%
Bishen Bedi b Old 0  4  0  0 0.00
Bhagwat Chandrasekhar st †Knott b Greig 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 2, nb 7) 10  
Total All Out   (85.1 overs @ 2.14 rpo) 182  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-32  Solkar   2-68  Wadekar   3-103  Gavaskar   4-111  Patel   
5-139  Engineer   6-157  Madan Lal   7-165  Abid Ali   8-180  Viswanath   
9-180  Bedi   10-182  Chandrasekhar   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Bob Willis 12.0 5 33 1 2.75  10.00%
Chris Old 16.0 7 20 4 1.25  40.00%
Mike Hendrick 17.0 1 39 1 2.29  10.00%
Derek Underwood 15.0 4 45 1 3.00  10.00%
Tony Greig 25.1 8 35 3 1.39  30.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 116/4 (KWR Fletcher 11*, DL Underwood 4*)
Day 2 - India 1st innings 25/2 (SM Gavaskar 13*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 18/1 (DL Amiss 7*, DL Underwood 5*)
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 213/3 (JH Edrich 100*, MH Denness 45*)
Day 5 - India 2nd Innings 182, 85.1 overs - end of match