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Ceylon in India, 1940/41, Indian XI v Ceylon, Eden Gardens, Calcutta, 26,27,28 December 1940 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match Drawn

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1: Ceylon (1) 96/3 (Jayawickreme and G Gooneratne not out),

Day 2: Indian XI (2) 42-1 (Ganguly and Jabbar not out).

 

Indian XI 1st innings                                           R

SK Ganguly            lbw                b Kelaart             69

M Towfiq              lbw                b Kelaart              0

PE Palia              c Navaratne        b M Gooneratne        38

*CK Nayudu            c Mendis           b Porritt             29

N Chatterjee          st Navaratne       b M Gooneratne        53

SN Banerjee           c AH Gooneratne    b Kelaart             43

S Bose                                   b Kelaart              2

A Jabbar              lbw                b M Gooneratne         4

K Bhattacharjee       c Navaratne        b M Gooneratne         1

+LE Hunt              lbw                b Porritt             10

J Nuttall             not out                                   0

Extras                                                          2

Total                 (all out, 56.3 overs)                   251

 

FoW: 1-1, 2-69, 3-116, 4-164, 5-197,

     6-200, 7-207, 8-211, 9-247, 10-251.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Jayasundera                  4      2      9      0

Kelaart                     20.3    2     70      4

AH Gooneratne                3      0     17      0

Jayawickreme                 5      2     28      0

M Gooneratne                16      1     79      4

Porritt                      5      0     19      2

G Gooneratne                 3      0     27      0

 

Ceylon 1st innings                                              R

WL Mendis             c Nayudu           b Palia               12

J Pulle               c Hunt             b Banerjee             4

M Kelaart             lbw                b Bhattacharjee        0

*SS Jayawickreme      c Nayudu           b Banerjee           138

G Gooneratne          lbw                b Bhattacharjee       44

AH Gooneratne         lbw                b Banerjee            34

FWE Porritt           c Palia            b Bhattacharjee       49

HS Roberts                               b Nayudu              16

M Gooneratne          c Palia            b Nayudu               0

+B Navaratne          lbw                b Palia               18

DS Jayasundera        not out                                  37

Extras                                                         20

Total                 (all out, 115.4 overs)                  372

 

FoW: 1-7, 2-8, 3-24, 4-176, 5-233,

     6-259, 7-276, 8-276, 9-315, 10-372.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    28      3    114      3

Nayudu                      30      4     83      2

Bhattacharjee               19.4    5     49      3

Palia                       27      6     58      2

Nuttall                      3      0     11      0

Chatterjee                   8      0     37      0

 

Indian XI 2nd innings                                           R

SK Ganguly            c Porritt          b Jayasundera         64

M Towfiq                                 b Jayasundera          4

A Jabbar              c Kelaart          b Jayawickreme        21

PE Palia              lbw                b Kelaart             37

*CK Nayudu                               b Porritt             50

N Chatterjee          not out                                  73

SN Banerjee           not out                                  25

Extras                                                         19

Total                 (5 wickets declared, 101 overs)         293

 

DNB: S Bose, K Bhattacharjee, +LE Hunt, J Nuttall.

 

FoW: 1-9, 2-61, 3-122, 4-180, 5-209.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Jayasundera                 24      4     78      2

Kelaart                     36     12     83      1

AH Gooneratne                3      0     11      0

Jayawickreme                17      8     33      1

M Gooneratne                 4      0     21      0

Porritt                     17      2     48      1

 

Ceylon 2nd innings                                              R

WL Mendis             not out                                  22

J Pulle               c Towfiq           b Nuttall             35

M Kelaart             c Nuttall          b Chatterjee           1

AH Gooneratne         not out                                  13

Extras                                                         11

Total                 (2 wickets, 25 overs)                    82

 

DNB: *SS Jayawickreme, G Gooneratne, FWE Porritt, HS Roberts,

     M Gooneratne, +B Navaratne, DS Jayasundera.

 

FoW: 1-57, 2-58.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                     6      0     17      0

Nayudu                       2      0     12      0

Bhattacharjee                4      1      7      0

Nuttall                      7      3     17      1

Chatterjee                   6      1     18      1

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1940-41/CEYLON_IN_IND/CEYLON_IND-XI_26-28DEC1940.html on 26 January 2003.)

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Australian Services in India, 1945, 2nd Test, India v Australian Services, Calcutta, 25,26,27,28 November 1945 (4-day match)

 

Result: Match drawn

Series:

 

Toss: Australian Services

Umpires: JR Patel and MG Bhave

 

India 1st innings                                               R

*VM Merchant          run out                                  12

V Mankad              lbw                b Williams            78

S Mushtaq Ali         c Roper            b Pepper              31

L Amarnath            lbw                b Pepper               0

VS Hazare                                b Roper               65

RS Modi               lbw                b Pepper              75

AH Kardar             st Carmody         b Ellis               37

DG Phadkar            c Pepper           b Ellis                8

CS Nayudu                            c & b Pepper              38

+TV Parthasarathi     not out                                  11

CR Rangachari                            b Williams             0

Extras                                                         31

Total                 (all out,                               386

 

FoW: 1-36, 2-92, 3-96, 4-155, 5-230,

     6-300, 7-322, 8-339, 9-381, 10-386.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Roper                       20      5     40      1

Williams                    18.2    3     47      2

Ellis                       41      8     88      2

Cristofani                  13      1     49      0

Pepper                      39      8    120      4

Pettiford                    3      1      4      0

Hassett                      2      0      7      0

 

Australian Services 1st innings                                 R

+DK Carmody           lbw                b Rangachari          40

RS Whitington         lbw                b Phadkar            155

J Pettiford           c Parthasarathi    b Rangachari         101

*AL Hassett           c Parthasarathi    b Mankad              18

CG Pepper                            c & b Mankad              13

JA Workman            c Parthasarathi    b Amarnath            13

KR Miller             st Parthasarathi   b Mankad              82

D Cristofani          c Modi             b Amarnath             8

EA Williams           not out                                  20

AW Roper              lbw                b Amarnath             4

RS Ellis                                 b Mankad               1

Extras                                                         20

Total                 (all out, 157.5 overs)                  472

 

FoW: 1-49, 2-267, 3-312, 4-340, 5-371,

     6-412, 7-424, 8-468, 9-471, 10-472.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Hazare                      19      4     50      0

Phadkar                     19      5     35      1

Amarnath                    22      7     41      3

Rangachari                  16      4     40      2

Nayudu                      31      0    113      0

Mankad                      45.5    5    147      4

Kardar                       5      0     26      0

 

India 2nd innings                                               R

*VM Merchant          not out                                 155

V Mankad              lbw                b Pepper              21

S Mushtaq Ali         c Whitington       b Pepper               3

L Amarnath            c Roper            b Pettiford           48

+TV Parthasarathi                        b Pepper               4

AH Kardar             not out                                  86

Extras                                                         33

Total                 (4 wickets, declared, 106 overs)        350

 

DNB: VS Hazare, RS Modi, DG Phadkar, CS Nayudu, CR Rangachari.

 

FoW: 1-64, 2-78, 3-84, 4-161.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Roper                        7      1     36      0

Williams                    16      3     57      0

Ellis                       30      5     85      0

Pepper                      32      9     94      3

Pettiford                   14      4     31      1

Miller                       7      0     14      0

 

Australian Services 2nd innings (target: 265 runs)              R

+DK Carmody           c Mankad           b Amarnath            14

RS Whitington                            b Rangachari           4

J Pettiford           not out                                  14

JA Workman            not out                                  17

Extras                                                          0

Total                 (2 wickets, 20 overs)                    49

 

DNB: *AL Hassett, CG Pepper, KR Miller, D Cristofani,

     EA Williams, AW Roper, RS Ellis.

 

FoW: 1-18, 2-18.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Hazare                       2      0      7      0

Phadkar                      5      1     11      0

Amarnath                     3      0     11      1

Rangachari                   3      0     12      1

Mankad                       7      3      8      0

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1945-46/AUST-SVCS_IN_IND/AUST-SVCS_IND_T2_25-28NOV1945.html on 26 January 2003.)

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West Indies Tour in India, 1948-49, Bengal Governor v West Indies, Calcutta, 26,27,28 December 1948 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match drawn.

Points:

 

Toss:

Umpires: BK Chakravarthi and SK Sinha.

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

West Indies 1st innings                                         R

G Carew                                  b Chowdhury           12

AF Rae                c RB Nimbalkar     b Chowdhury           14

CL Walcott                               b Girdhari            97

ED Weekes             c RB Nimbalkar     b Chowdhury            1

JD Goddard                               b Chowdhury           18

K Rickard                            c & b Girdhari            16

RJ Christiani                            b Girdhari            25

FJ Cameron            not out                                  40

CA McWatt             run out                                  10

D Atkinson            c Roy              b Chowdhury            4

PE Jones                                 b Chowdhury            8

Extras                                                         10

Total                 (all out, 81.2 overs)                   255

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    17      4     45      0

BB Nimbalkar                 4      2     12      0

Chowdhury                   30.2    5    105      6

Mushtaq Ali                  2      0     10      0

Girdhari                    24      6     65      3

Dutt                         4      0      8      0

 

Bengal Governor 1st innings                                     R

S Mushtaq Ali                            b Jones               34

PB Dutt               c Christiani       b Goddard             12

N Chatterjee          c McWatt           b Cameron              4

BB Nimbalkar                             b Cameron             11

K Bose                lbw                b Cameron              7

RB Nimbalkar          c Carew            b Cameron             38

P Roy                 not out                                 101

BN Katju                                 b Jones                9

SN Banerjee           c Walcott          b Atkinson             1

SK Girdhari           c Christiani       b Goddard             88

N Chowdhury                              b Jones                0

Extras                                                         10

Total                 (all out, 151.5 overs)                  315

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Jones                       39.5   14     80      3

Walcott                      6      3      6      0

Atkinson                    25      8     49      1

Goddard                     34     13     55      2

Cameron                     39      8     78      4

Christiani                   4      0     22      0

Weekes                       4      0     15      0

 

West Indies 2nd innings                                         R

G Carew               c sub              b Girdhari            52

AF Rae                c Banerjee         b Girdhari            24

CL Walcott            not out                                  21

ED Weekes             not out                                  16

Extras                                                         11

Total                 (2 wickets, 39 overs)                   124

 

DNB: JD Goddard, K Rickard, RJ Christiani, FJ Cameron, CA McWatt,

     D Atkinson, PE Jones.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                     9      1     29      0

Chowdhury                    6      0     29      0

Mushtaq Ali                  5      0      9      0

Girdhari                    11      5     11      2

Roy                          8      0     35      0

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1948-49/WI_IN_IND/WI_BENG-GOV-XI_26-28DEC1948.html on 26 January 2003.)

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India v West Indies, 1948/49, 3rd Test, Eden Gardens, Calcutta, 31 December 1948, 1,2,3,4 January 1949 (5-day match)

 

Result: Match drawn

5-Test series level 0-0

 

Toss: West Indies

Umpires: AR Joshi and BJ Mohoni

Test Debuts: SA Banerjee, Ghulam Ahmed (Ind).

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1: West Indies 339/7 (Goddard 22*, Cameron 22*)

Day 2: West Indies 366, India 204/2 (Modi 78*, Hazare 59*)

Day 3: India 272, West Indies 120/3 (Weekes 62*, Goddard 6*)

Day 4: West Indies 336/9d, India 66/0 (Mushtaq Ali 45*, Ibrahim 21*)

 

West Indies 1st innings                                         R   M   4  6

AF Rae                lbw                b Banerjee            15          0

DS Atkinson                              b Banerjee             0       0  0

+CL Walcott           c Banerjee         b Ghulam Ahmed        54          0

ED Weekes                            c & b Ghulam Ahmed       162 188  24  0

GE Gomez                                 b Mankad              26          0

GM Carew              lbw                b Mankad              11          0

*JDC Goddard          not out                                  39          0

RJ Christiani                        c & b Banerjee            23          0

FJ Cameron            c Mushtaq Ali      b Banerjee            23          0

W Ferguson                               b Ghulam Ahmed         2       0  0

PEW Jones                                b Ghulam Ahmed         6          0

Extras                (b 1, lb 4)                               5

Total                 (all out, 115.2 overs)                  366

 

FoW: 1-1, 2-28, 3-109, 4-188, 5-238,

     6-284, 7-309, 8-340, 9-342, 10-366.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    30      3    120      4

Amarnath                    20      6     34      0

Hazare                       5      0     33      0

Ghulam Ahmed                35.2    5     94      4

Mankad                      23      5     74      2

Sarwate                      2      0      6      0

 

India 1st innings                                               R   4  6

S Mushtaq Ali         c Rae              b Goddard             54      0

KC Ibrahim                               b Gomez                1   0  0

RS Modi                                  b Jones               80      0

VS Hazare                                b Gomez               59      0

*L Amarnath           c +Christiani      b Gomez                3   0  0

MH Mankad             c Ferguson         b Goddard             29      0

HR Adhikari           not out                                  31      0

CT Sarwate                               b Goddard              0   0  0

+PK Sen               lbw                b Ferguson             1   0  0

Ghulam Ahmed          st +Christiani     b Ferguson             0   0  0

SA Banerjee           st +Christiani     b Ferguson             0   0  0

Extras                (b 5, lb 6, nb 3)                        14

Total                 (all out, 109 overs)                    272

 

FoW: 1-12, 2-77, 3-206, 4-206, 5-210,

     6-267, 7-267, 8-268, 9-269, 10-272.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Jones                       17      3     48      1

Gomez                       32     10     65      3

Ferguson                    29      8     66      3

Goddard                     13      3     34      3

Cameron                      7      2     12      0

Atkinson                     9      0     27      0

Christiani                   2      0      6      0

 

West Indies 2nd innings                                         R   M   4  6

AF Rae                run out                                  34          0

GM Carew                                 b Banerjee             9          0

W Ferguson            lbw                b Mankad               6          0

ED Weekes                            c & b Ghulam Ahmed       101       5  0

*JDC Goddard          c Banerjee         b Amarnath             9          0

+CL Walcott           c Amarnath         b Mankad             108 164  11  2

GE Gomez                                 b Ghulam Ahmed        29          0

RJ Christiani                            b Amarnath            22          0

FJ Cameron                           c & b Mankad               2       0  0

DS Atkinson           not out                                   5          0

Extras                (b 6, lb 1, w 1, nb 3)                   11

Total                 (9 wickets declared, 105.3 overs)       336

 

DNB: PEW Jones.

 

FoW: 1-13, 2-32, 3-104, 4-130, 5-181, 6-244, 7-304, 8-321, 9-336.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    21      0     61      1

Amarnath                    23      4     75      2

Hazare                      11      3     33      0

Ghulam Ahmed                25      0     87      2

Mankad                      24.3    5     68      3

Sarwate                      1      0      1      0

 

India 2nd innings (target: 431 runs)                            R   4   6

S Mushtaq Ali         lbw                b Atkinson           106   9   0

KC Ibrahim            c Atkinson         b Gomez               25       0

RS Modi               c Christiani       b Goddard             87       0

VS Hazare             not out                                  58       0

*L Amarnath           not out                                  34       0

Extras                (b 12, nb 3)                             15

Total                 (3 wickets, 136 overs)                  325

 

DNB: MH Mankad, HR Adhikari, CT Sarwate, +PK Sen, Ghulam Ahmed,

     SA Banerjee.

 

FoW: 1-84, 2-154, 3-262.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Jones                       21      5     49      0

Gomez                       29     10     47      1

Ferguson                     9      0     35      0

Goddard                     23     11     41      1

Cameron                     30      7     67      0

Atkinson                    14      3     42      1

Christiani                   3      0     12      0

Carew                        3      2      2      0

Walcott                      3      0     12      0

Weekes                       1      0      3      0

 

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1948-49/WI_IN_IND/WI_IND_T3_31DEC1948-04JAN1949.html/ Test # 308 (306/3)on 26 January 2003.)

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Commonwealth in India, 1949/50, Governor's XI v Commonwealth XI, Calcutta, 24,26,27 December 1949 (3-day match)

 

Result: Commonwealth won by 10 wickets

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Governor's XI 1st innings                                       R

A Das Gupta                              b Tribe               11

PB Dutt                                  b Tribe               22

*S Mushtaq Ali        st Dawkes          b Tribe                0

P Roy                 lbw                b Tribe               37

N Chatterjee                             b Tribe                6

B Frank               c Pope             b Tribe                9

SN Banerjee                              b Tribe                0

P Sen                 lbw                b Tribe                0

R Divecha             st Dawkes          b Tribe                9

SK Giridhari          not out                                  17

S Banerjee            c Parks            b Smith                9

Extras                                                          2

Total                 (all out, 61.2 overs)                   122

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Fitzmaurice                  8      3     10      0

Pope                         6      2     17      0

Smith                       18.2    7     26      1

Tribe                       23     10     50      9

Pettiford                    6      2     17      0

 

Commonwealth XI 1st innings                                     R

N Oldfield            lbw                b SN Banerjee         26

*L Livingston         c Giridhari        b S Banerjee         116

JK Holt               c Mushtaq Ali      b Divecha             14

W Langdon             c Sen              b SN Banerjee         50

J Pettiford           hit wicket         b Giridhari            9

R Smith               c Mushtaq Ali      b SN Banerjee         33

H Parks                                  b S Banerjee           6

GH Pope               not out                                  26

G Tribe               c Dutt             b S Banerjee           7

D Fitzmaurice                            b SN Banerjee          2

G Dawkes                                 b S Banerjee           8

Extras                                                          4

Total                 (all out, 78.2 overs)                   301

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                 24      2    102      4

S Banerjee                  25      3     82      4

Divecha                     12      1     54      1

Giridhari                   13.2    2     35      1

Dutt                         4      0     24      0

 

Governor's XI 2nd innings                                       R

A Das Gupta           run out                                   8

PB Dutt                                  b Livingston          13

*S Mushtaq Ali        c Dawkes           b Tribe               48

P Roy                 c Pope             b Pettiford           16

N Chatterjee          lbw                b Pettiford            5

B Frank                                  b Tribe               23

SN Banerjee           lbw                b Pettiford           13

P Sen                 lbw                b Tribe               10

R Divecha             not out                                   5

SK Giridhari          st Dawkes          b Tribe               41

S Banerjee            absent hurt                               -

Extras                                                         16

Total                 (all out, 93.1 overs)                   198

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Fitzmaurice                 18      1     42      0

Smith                       10      2     18      0

Tribe                       40.1   18     51      4

Pettiford                   20      5     62      3

Livingston                   5      2      9      1

 

Commonwealth XI 2nd innings                                     R

H Parks               not out                                   8

+G Dawkes             not out                                  14

Extras                                                          0

Total                 (no wicket, 3 overs)                     22

 

DNB: N Oldfield, *L Livingston, JK Holt, W Langdon,

     J Pettiford, R Smith, GH Pope, G Tribe, D Fitzmaurice.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                  2      0     14      0

Roy                          1      0      8      0

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Commonwealth in India, 1949/50, 3rd Unofficial Test, India v Commonwealth, Calcutta, 30,31 December 1949 01,02,03 January 1950 (5-day match)

 

Result: India won by 7 wickets

 

Toss: India

Umpires:

 

India 1st innings                                               R

S Mushtaq Ali         c Smith            b Tribe               40

V Mankad                                 b Smith               91

RS Modi                                  b Tribe                9

VS Hazare             not out                                 175

DG Phadkar            c Freer            b Lambert             13

HR Adhikari           run out                                   2

PR Umrigar            lbw                b Tribe                4

G Kishenchand                        c & b Smith               42

MK Mantri             c Livingston       b Tribe                5

CS Nayudu                                b Pettiford           25

N Chowdhary           c Worrell          b Tribe                9

Extras                                                          7

Total                 (all out, 188.2 overs)                  422

 

FoW: 1-59, 2-89, 3-186, 4-218, 5-241,

     6-245, 7-337, 8-350, 9-391, 10-422.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Lambert                     20      6     41      1

Freer                       28     11     59      0

Worrell                     19      7     33      0

Tribe                       57.2   12    144      5

Pettiford                   23      5     67      1

Smith                       41     18     71      2

 

Commonwealth 1st innings                                        R

N Oldfield            c Umrigar          b Phadkar             19

*L Livingston                            b Phadkar             42

JK Holt               lbw                b Phadkar              2

FM Worrell                           c & b Chowdhary            9

W Alley               c Modi             b Chowdhary            6

J Pettiford           c Phadkar          b Chowdhary           19

W Langdon             c Mantri           b Mankad              30

FW Freer              c Mantri           b Chowdhary           34

G Tribe               c Phadkar          b Mankad               0

H Lambert             not out                                  13

R Smith               absent hurt                               -

Extras                                                         16

Total                 (all out, 67.4 overs)                   190

 

FoW: 1-62, 2-64, 3-73, 4-81, 5-81,

     6-112, 7-150, 8-156, 9-190.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Phadkar                     24      4     50      3

Modi                         5      1     18      0

Hazare                       3      1      9      0

Chowdhary                   18.4    2     56      4

Mankad                      10      2     24      2

Nayudu                       7      3     17      0

 

Commonwealth 2nd innings (following on)                         R

N Oldfield            c Umrigar          b Phadkar            158

*L Livingston         c Mantri           b Phadkar             59

JK Holt                                  b Nayudu               1

FM Worrell            lbw                b Chowdhary           28

W Alley               c Mantri           b Nayudu              16

J Pettiford           retired ill                               7

W Langdon             lbw                b Nayudu               0

FW Freer              lbw                b Nayudu              40

G Tribe               not out                                  27

H Lambert                                b Nayudu               0

R Smith               absent hurt                               -

Extras                                                         12

Total                 (all out, 108.3 overs)                  348

 

FoW: 1-121, 2-253, 3-264, 4-286, 5-292,

     6-314, 7-348, 8-348.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Phadkar                     28      7     77      2

Modi                         1      0     15      0

Hazare                      12      1     41      0

Chowdhary                   29      2     84      1

Mankad                      19      5     55      0

Nayudu                      17.3    1     59      5

Umrigar                      2      1      5      0

 

India 2nd innings                                               R

S Mushtaq Ali         c Livingston       b Worrell             45

V Mankad              c sub              b Freer                2

RS Modi                                  b Tribe               17

VS Hazare             not out                                  31

DG Phadkar            not out                                  22

Extras                                                          0

Total                 (3 wickets, 36.2 overs)                 117

 

DNB: HR Adhikari, PR Umrigar, G Kishenchand, MK Mantri,

     CS Nayudu, N Chowdhary.

 

FoW: 1-40, 2-50, 3-84.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Lambert                      3      0     13      0

Freer                        5      0     26      1

Worrell                     13.2    3     26      1

Tribe                       15      2     52      1

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Commonwealth in India, 1950/51, Indian Universities XI v Commonwealth, Calcutta, 20,21,22 December 1950 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match Drawn

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Commonwealth 1st innings                                        R

Fishlock              c Nazir Ali        b Roy                 22

Ikin                                     b Irani               41

Worrell                                  b Shelke              83

Grieves               c Nazir Ali        b Roy                  1

*Ames                 lbw                b Shodhan             60

Sutcliffe             st Patankar        b Shodhan             49

Shackleton            st Patankar        b Shodhan             32

Stephenson            st Patankar        b Shodhan              9

Dovey                                    b Shodhan             14

Barlow                not out                                   9

Extras                                                         29

Total                 (9 wicket declared, 123.2 overs)        349

 

DNB: Ramadhin.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Shungloo                    17      5     63      0

Irani                       31      4     74      1

Om Prakash                  12      4     24      0

Shodhan                     20.2    5     49      5

Adisesh                     16      6     38      0

Roy                         15      0     36      2

Shelke                      10      0     31      1

Misra                        2      1      5      0

 

Indian Universities XI 1st innings                              R

*BR Irani             c Stephenson       b Shackleton          10

CT Patankar                              b Shackleton           0

P Roy                                    b Ramadhin            10

Om Prakash                               b Ramadhin             4

CD Gopinath           c Grieves          b Dovey               93

LT Adisesh            lbw                b Dovey               21

DH Shodhan            st Stephenson      b Worrell             12

S Nazir Ali Khan                         b Dovey               17

RR Shelke             not out                                   1

GD Misra                                 b Dovey                0

RP Shungloo                              b Ramadhin            15

Extras                                                         12

Total                 (all out, 97.1 overs)                   195

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Shackleton                  19      6     26      2

Worrell                     18      8     32      1

Ramadhin                    34.1   14     50      3

Grieves                      4      0     21      0

Dovey                       20      6     48      4

Ikin                         2      0      6      0

 

Indian Universities XI 2nd innings (Following on)               R

*BR Irani             lbw                b Dovey               62

CT Patankar           c Grieves          b Worrell             15

P Roy                                c & b Ikin                52

Om Prakash            run out                                   1

CD Gopinath           c Grieves          b Ikin                32

LT Adisesh            not out                                   8

DH Shodhan            not out                                   8

Extras                                                         27

Total                 (5 wickets, 90 overs)                   205

 

DNB: S Nazir Ali Khan, RR Shelke, GD Misra, RP Shungloo.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Shackleton                  11      3     22      0

Worrell                     15      8     17      1

Ramadhin                    11      4     16      0

Grieves                      9      2     23      0

Dovey                       18      3     38      1

Ikin                        23      3     56      2

Sutcliffe                    3      1      6      0

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Commonwealth in India, 1950/51, Bengal Governor's XI v Commonwealth, Calcutta, 24,25,26 December 1950 (3-day match)

 

Result: Commonwealth won by 9 wickets

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Bengal Governor's XI 1st innings                                R

A Das Gupta                              b Ridgway              0

B Das Gupta                              b Tribe               10

P Roy                                    b Ridgway              8

N Chatterjee          c Stephenson       b Tribe                8

B Frank                                  b Ridgway             24

CS Nayudu             c Gimblett         b Tribe               44

*SN Banerjee          lbw                b Tribe                5

P Sen                                    b Tribe               41

P Chatterjee                             b Dovey                3

S Bose                not out                                  12

M Banerjee            lbw                b Tribe                6

Extras                                                          5

Total                 (all out, 62.5 overs)                   166

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Ridgway                     17      5     26      3

Shackleton                   9      5     11      0

Dooland                     15      4     57      0

Tribe                       19.5    5     63      6

Dovey                        2      0      4      1

 

Commonwealth 1st innings                                        R

LB Fishlock           c Bose             b M Banerjee          53

H Gimblett            c A Das Gupta      b M Banerjee          22

GM Emmett             lbw                b P Chatterjee         2

*LEG Ames             lbw                b Nayudu              17

K Grieves             lbw                b Nayudu               0

B Dooland                                b Nayudu               2

G Tribe               c Frank            b Nayudu              27

D Shackleton          c B Das Gupta      b Nayudu              18

H Stephenson          not out                                   4

RR Dovey                                 b M Banerjee           1

F Ridgway             c Nayudu           b M Banerjee           2

Extras                                                         23

Total                 (all out, 62.4 overs)                   171

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                  9      0     44      0

M Banerjee                  25.4    9     44      4

Nayudu                      25      3     56      5

P Chatterjee                 3      0      4      1

 

Bengal Governor's XI 2nd innings                                R

A Das Gupta                              b Ridgway             37

B Das Gupta           lbw                b Ridgway             11

P Roy                 lbw                b Tribe               14

B Frank                                  b Dovey                3

CS Nayudu             c Dovey            b Tribe               17

*SN Banerjee          run out                                   1

P Sen                 lbw                b Tribe                5

P Chatterjee          not out                                   1

S Bose                                   b Tribe                0

M Banerjee            run out                                   1

N Chatterjee          absent hurt                               0

Extras                                                         16

Total                 (all out, 42.5 overs)                   106

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Ridgway                     15.5    4     25      2

Dooland                      1      0      4      0

Tribe                       16      4     52      4

Dovey                       10      5      9      1

 

Commonwealth 2nd innings                                        R

LB Fishlock           lbw                b SN Banerjee          2

H Gimblett            not out                                  66

GM Emmett             not out                                  33

Extras                                                          1

Total                 (1 wicket, 20.5 overs)                  102

 

DNB: *LEG Ames, K Grieves, B Dooland, G Tribe,

     D Shackleton, H Stephenson, RR Dovey, F Ridgway.

 

FoW: 1-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                  4      0     11      1

M Banerjee                   5      0     32      0

Nayudu                       4      0     26      0

P Chatterjee                 5      0     20      0

Bose                         2      0      7      0

Roy                          0.5    0      5      0

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Commonwealth in India , 1950/51, 3rd Unofficial Test, India v Commonwealth, Calcutta, 30 December 1950 - 3 January 1951

 

Result: Match drawn

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

Day 3:

Day 4:

 

Commonwealth 1st innings

HH Gimblett           c Rege             b Phadkar             13

JT Ikin               not out                                  96

GM Emmett                                b Chowdhury            1

FMM Worrell           lbw                b Mankad              61

*LEG Ames                                b Chowdhury            0

KJ Grieves            c Mankad           b Nayudu               5

B Dooland             c Mankad           b Hazare              27

GE Tribe              c Rege             b Chowdhury           12

+HW Stephenson        c Rajindernath     b Phadkar              7

F Ridgway             c Modi             b Phadkar              4

S Ramadhin                               b Phadkar              0

Extras                (nb 1)                                    1

Total                 (all out, 109 overs)                    227

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Phadkar                     24      9     60      4

Umrigrar                     7      5      5      0

Modi                         7      3     13      0

Chowdhury                   17      7     37      3

Mankad                      24      6     43      1

Nayudu                      19      4     47      1

Hazare                       9      3     20      1

Rege                         2      1      1      0

 

India 1st innings

VM Merchant           c Stephenson       b Ridgway             29

MR Rege               c Stephenson       b Worrell             48

PR Umrigrar           c Worrell          b Ridgway             93

VS Hazare             c Stephenson       b Ridgway            134

RS Modi               c Stephenson       b Ridgway             14

DG Phadkar            retired hurt                             42

HR Adhikari           not out                                  16

V Mankad                                 b Ramadhin            19

CS Nayudu                                b Worrell             54

Extras                (b 13, lb 4, w 1)                        18

Total                 (7 wickets declared, 177.2 overs)       467

 

DNB: V Rajindernath, N Chowdhury.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Ridgway                     49     13    132      4

Worrell                     36.2   10     96      2

Ramadhin                    52     19     86      1

Tribe                       21      4     75      0

Dooland                     19      2     60      0

 

Commonwealth 2nd innings

HH Gimblett                              b Mankad              40

JT Ikin                                  b Hazare             111

GM Emmett             lbw                b Chowdhury            0

FMM Worrell           lbw                b Hazare              58

*LEG Ames             c Adhikari         b Chowdhury            5

KJ Grieves                               b Mankad               5

B Dooland             c Adhikari         b Mankad             106

GE Tribe              c Umrigrar         b Chowdhury           39

+HW Stephenson        not out                                  60

F Ridgway             lbw                b Rege                 0

S Ramadhin            c Merchant         b Mankad               7

Extras                (b 18, lb 6, nb 2)                       26

Total                 (all out, 158.1 overs)                  457

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Phadkar                     28      9     72      0

Modi                         3      1     10      0

Chowdhury                   32      6     76      3

Mankad                      40.1    9    102      4

Nayudu                      20      1     98      0

Hazare                      30     10     54      2

Rege                         5      0     19      1

 

India 2nd innings

V Mankad              not out                                  12

V Rajindernath        c Stephenson       b Emmett              15

N Chowdhury           not out                                  12

Extras                                                          0

Total                 (1 wicket, 10 overs)                     39

 

DNB: VM Merchant, MR Rege, PR Umrigrar, VS Hazare,

     RS Modi, DG Phadkar, HR Adhikari, CS Nayudu.

 

FoW: 1-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Emmett                       4      0     19      1

Ikin                         3      0      8      0

Ames                         2      1     10      0

Gimblett                     1      0      2      0

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Indian Domestic Season, 1941/42, Bengal Governor's XI v Viceroy's XI, Eden Gardens, Calcutta, 03,04,05 January 1941 (3-day match)

 

Result: Viceroy's XI won by 3 wickets

 

Toss: Bengal Governor's XI

Umpires: M Dutta Roy and Patu Mukherjee

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1: Viceroy's XI (1) 19-2 (Mankad 5*, Qamaruddin 0*),

Day 2: Viceroy's XI 302

 

Bengal Governor's XI 1st innings                                R

SK Ganguly            c Mohammad Nissar  b Amir Elahi          28

S Mushtaq Ali         c Azmat Hyat Khan  b Amir Elahi          59

PE Palia              c Hindlekar        b Mankad              28

*CK Nayudu            c Mohammad Nissar  b Mankad              13

N Chatterjee                             b Mankad               0

+Dilawar Hussain      c Nazir Ali        b Amarnath            31

SN Banerjee           st Hindlekar       b Amir Elahi          62

TC Longfield                             b Mankad              18

AG Ram Singh                         c & b Amir Elahi          45

M Jahangir Khan       c Qamaruddin       b Amir Elahi          60

K Bhattacharjee       not out                                   7

Extras                                                         13

Total                 (all out, 77.2 overs)                   364

 

FoW: 1-69, 2-100, 3-132, 4-132, 5-135,

     6-220, 7-244, 8-260, 9-350, 10-364.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mohammad Nissar              9      3     29      0

Amarnath                    10      2     34      1

Amir Elahi                  30.2    0    160      5

Murruwat Hussain             2      0     16      0

Mankad                      22      1     95      4

Patiala                      4      1     17      0

 

Viceroy's XI 1st innings                                        R

+DD Hindlekar         c Dilawar Hussain  b Longfield            8

V Mankad              c Longfield        b Palia               11

Murruwat Hussain      lbw                b Banerjee             6

Qamaruddin            c Dilawar Hussain  b Jahangir Khan       42

L Amarnath            c Dilawar Hussain  b Jahangir Khan       62

S Nazir Ali           run out                                  26

*M Of Patiala                            b Ram Singh           24

Azmat Hyat Khan       c Palia            b Ram Singh           65

Raja Bhalinder Singh  c Chatterjee       b Banerjee            18

Amir Elahi            c Banerjee         b Ram Singh           29

Mohammad Nissar       not out                                   1

Extras                                                         10

Total                 (all out, 103.3 overs)                  302

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-18, 3-44, 4-?, 5-151,

     6-183, 7-185, 8-240, 9-299, 10-302.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    21      4     64      2

Jahangir Khan               26      9     57      2

Longfield                    9      1     25      1

Nayudu                       7      0     20      0

Palia                       11      2     24      1

Ram Singh                   22.3    4     63      3

Bhattacharjee                5      0     27      0

Chatterjee                   2      0     12      0

 

Bengal Governor's XI 2nd innings                                R

S Mushtaq Ali                            b Amarnath             2

SK Ganguly            lbw                b Mohammad Nissar      1

PE Palia              c Amir Elahi       b Nazir Ali           21

*CK Nayudu            lbw                b Amarnath             3

N Chatterjee          st Hindlekar       b Nazir Ali            2

+Dilawar Hussain      lbw                b Amir Elahi          10

SN Banerjee           c Mohammad Nissar  b Amarnath            29

TC Longfield          c Murruwat Hussain b Amarnath            14

AG Ram Singh          lbw                b Mankad               0

M Jahangir Khan       c Nazir Ali        b Amir Elahi          18

K Bhattacharjee       not out                                   7

Extras                                                         16

Total                 (all out, 30.5 overs)                   123

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-4, 3-?, 4-37, 5-38,

     6-59, 7-92, 8-92, 9-94, 10-123.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mohammad Nissar              2      0      9      1

Amarnath                    14      3     30      4

Amir Elahi                   6.5    0     44      2

Mankad                       3      1     10      1

Nazir Ali                    5      1     14      2

 

Viceroy's XI 2nd innings                                        R

+DD Hindlekar                            b Nayudu              39

V Mankad              c sub (Jabbar)     b Nayudu              26

Qamaruddin            lbw                b Longfield            2

L Amarnath                               b Longfield            0

S Nazir Ali           c Dilawar Hussain  b Nayudu               7

Azmat Hyat Khan       not out                                  61

Murruwat Hussain      c Ganguly          b Nayudu               2

*M Of Patiala         c Nayudu           b Longfield           24

Raja Bhalinder Singh  not out                                  18

Extras                                                         10

Total                 (7 wickets, 62.5 overs)                 189

 

DNB: Amir Elahi, Mohammad Nissar.

 

FoW: 1-48, 2-51, 3-51, 4-70, 5-77,

     6-82, 7-121.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                     4      0     17      0

Jahangir Khan                6      1     18      0

Longfield                   14      1     37      3

Nayudu                      27.5    6     67      4

Palia                        1      0      6      0

Ram Singh                    9      0     28      0

Mushtaq Ali                  1      0      6      0

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Indian Domestic Season, 1941/42, Bengal Governor's XI v Maharshtra, Eden Gardens, Calcutta, 03,04,05 January 1942 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match Drawn

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1: Maharashtra 15-1 (Nimbalkar 13*),

Day 2: Bengal Governor's XI (2) 74-3 (Deb 16*, Bose 2*).

 

Bengal Governor's XI 1st innings                                R

SN Banerjee           c Nimbalkar        b Hazare              17

S Mushtaq Ali         run out                                  31

HR Adhikari                              b Girdhari            27

N Chatterjee                             b Sarwate              0

CS Nayudu                                b Naoomal             55

+DD Hindlekar         c Deodhar          b Girdhari            32

K Bose                not out                                  55

M Jahangir Khan       c Venkatachari     b Girdhari             3

*TC Longfield         lbw                b Sarwate              1

K Ramachandra                            b Sarwate              0

A Deb                                    b Hazare              13

Extras                                                         23

Total                 (all out, 67 overs)                     257

 

FoW: 1-24, 2-66, 3-71, 4-97, 5-160,

     6-189, 7-199, 8-200, 9-200, 10-257.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Hazare                      13      1     44      2

Balooch                     17      1     55      0

Sarwate                     16      1     57      3

Girdhari                    15      2     51      3

Naoomal                      5      0     24      1

Rangnekar                    1      0      3      0

 

Maharshtra 1st innings                                          R

+BB Nimbalkar                            b Banerjee            27

MS Balooch            lbw                b Banerjee             0

MN Paranjpe                              b Jahangir Khan        4

G Kishenchand         c CS Nayudu        b Jahangir Khan       17

VS Hazare             lbw                b Banerjee            83

KM Rangnekar          c Mushtaq Ali      b Banerjee             8

*DB Deodhar           c Deb              b Longfield           38

J Naoomal             lbw                b Nayudu              39

CT Sarwate            lbw                b Nayudu              37

SK Girdhari           lbw                b Nayudu              35

A Venkatachari        not out                                   5

Extras                                                         15

Total                 (all out, 89 overs)                     308

 

FoW: 1-15, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-73,

     6-139, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-308.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    22      5     91      4

Jahangir Khan               19      9     23      2

Longfield                   17      2     30      1

Nayudu                      19      0    103      3

Ramachandra                 10      1     36      0

Chatterjee                   2      0     10      0

 

Bengal Governor's XI 2nd innings                                R

+DD Hindlekar                            b Hazare              10

S Mushtaq Ali                            b Girdhari            45

A Deb                                    b Balooch             18

N Chatterjee          lbw                b Girdhari             0

K Bose                not out                                  86

HR Adhikari           c Venkatachari     b Balooch             76

CS Nayudu                            c & b Hazare               7

M Jahangir Khan                          b Girdhari            21

Extras                                                         12

Total                 (7 wickets declared, 81.2 overs)        275

 

DNB: SN Banerjee, *TC Longfield, K Ramachandra.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-67, 4-?, 5-220,

     6-?, 7-275.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Hazare                      26      6     65      2

Balooch                     21      4     51      2

Sarwate                     14      2     69      0

Girdhari                    14.2    2     45      3

Naoomal                      5      0     23      0

Kishenchand                  1      0     13      0

 

Maharshtra 2nd innings                                          R

+BB Nimbalkar                            b Banerjee             4

CT Sarwate                               b Jahangir Khan       38

G Kishenchand         lbw                b Mushtaq Ali         28

KM Rangnekar                         c & b Mushtaq Ali         12

VS Hazare                                b Adhikari            34

MN Paranjpe           not out                                   0

*DB Deodhar           not out                                  24

Extras                                                         13

Total                 (5 wickets, 52 overs)                   153

 

DNB: MS Balooch, J Naoomal, SK Girdhari, A Venkatachari.

 

FoW: 1-10, 2-71, 3-91, 4-92, 5-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Banerjee                    10      1     40      1

Jahangir Khan               16      6     24      1

Longfield                    6      1     10      0

Nayudu                       9      1     27      0

Ramachandra                  4      0     16      0

Mushtaq Ali                  4      0     13      2

Adhikari                     3      1     10      1

 

The match was played for the War Fund

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Indian Domestic Season, 1942/43, Bengal Governor's XI v HH Cooch-Behar's XI, Eden Gardens, Calcutta, 13,14,15 February 1943 (3-day match)

 

Result: Bengal Governor's XI won by 149 runs

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1: Cooch-Behar's XI 29-1 (Roy 13*, Greene 1*),

Day 2: Bengal Governor's XI (2) 103-3 (Ganguly 52*, Nayudu 21*).

 

Bengal Governor's XI 1st innings                                R

SK Ganguly            lbw                b Mushtaq Ali         62

M Sen                 lbw                b Rangaraj             8

E Harvey-Johnstone    c Das              b Bhattacharjee        8

K Bose                c Mitter           b Bhattacharjee       72

*CK Nayudu            c Phansalkar       b Mitter               5

AG Ram Singh                             b Horn                13

N Chatterjee          st Edwards         b Mushtaq Ali         38

S Khawaja             not out                                  37

S Mustafi                                b Greene               3

+TM Doraiswami        lbw                b Mushtaq Ali          0

B Mitter                             c & b Mushtaq Ali          1

Extras                                                         34

Total                 (all out, 79 overs)                     281

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-281.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Rangaraj                     9      1     15      1

Horn                        16      3     61      1

Mushtaq Ali                 19      5     77      4

Nimbalkar                   10      0     27      0

Bhattacharjee               11      4     22      2

Mitter                       8      0     24      1

Greene                       6      0     21      1

 

HH Cooch-Behar's XI 1st innings                                 R

P Rangaraj            c Harvey-Johnstone b Nayudu              13

S Roy                 c Harvey-Johnstone b Ram Singh           13

R Greene                                 b Ram Singh           41

S Mushtaq Ali         c Ganguly          b Mitter              20

BB Nimbalkar                             b Ram Singh           19

K Bhattacharjee       lbw                b Sen                 10

JP Phansalkar         c Doraiswami       b Mitter              26

*+ARM Edwards         lbw                b Nayudu               7

D Das                 c Ganguly          b Nayudu              36

HW Horn               c Mitter           b Nayudu              22

S Mitter              not out                                   5

Extras                                                         19

Total                 (all out, 71.5 overs)                   231

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-231.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mitter                      18      4     50      2

Ram Singh                   20      1     56      3

Chatterjee                   5      0     11      0

Mustafi                      6      3     10      0

Nayudu                      16.5    2     67      4

Sen                          6      1     18      1

 

Bengal Governor's XI 2nd innings                                R

SK Ganguly            c Roy              b Bhattacharjee       98

M Sen                 c Nimbalkar        b Rangaraj             1

E Harvey-Johnstone    c Phansalkar       b Mushtaq Ali          1

N Chatterjee          lbw                b Greene              26

*CK Nayudu            not out                                 112

AG Ram Singh          not out                                   1

Extras                                                          7

Total                 (4 wickets declared, 70 overs)          246

 

DNB: K Bose, S Khawaja, S Mustafi, +TM Doraiswami,

     B Mitter.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Rangaraj                     6      3      6      1

Horn                         7      0     35      0

Mushtaq Ali                 17      3     61      1

Nimbalkar                   13      2     51      0

Bhattacharjee               19      4     45      1

Mitter                       1      0      6      0

Greene                       7      0     35      1

 

HH Cooch-Behar's XI 2nd innings                                 R

S Mushtaq Ali                            b Mitter              15

R Greene              c Chatterjee       b Sen                  0

BB Nimbalkar          c Sen              b Mitter               8

D Das                                    b Sen                  2

JP Phansalkar         c Doraiswami       b Nayudu              28

K Bhattacharjee       lbw                b Ram Singh           13

P Rangaraj            c Doraiswami       b Sen                  3

S Roy                 c Doraiswami       b Nayudu              33

HW Horn                                  b Nayudu               3

*+ARM Edwards         st Doraiswami      b Ram Singh           30

S Mitter              not out                                   7

Extras                                                          5

Total                 (all out, 34.5 overs)                   147

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-147.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mitter                       7      0     24      2

Ram Singh                   10.5    0     44      2

Nayudu                       7      0     37      3

Sen                         10      1     37      3

 

This match was played in aid of the Midnapore Cyclone Relief Fund

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Indian Domestic Season, 1944-45, Service's XI v Bengal Governor's XI, Calcutta, 16,17,18 December 1944 (3-day match)

 

Result: Service's won by an innings and 1 run.

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Bengal Governor's XI 1st innings                                R

TC Longfield          c Simpson          b Carey                0

PB Dutt               lbw                b Judge                4

A Chatterjee                             b Cranmer             36

N Chatterjee                             b Cranmer             36

P Sen                 lbw                b Judge                7

DJ Rimmer             c Hardstaff        b Cranmer             14

Maharaja of Cooch-Behar  c Ingram-Johnson b Cranmer             1

CW Langford           lbw                b Cranmer              0

M Sen                 not out                                  15

S Mitter              lbw                b Cranmer             14

NL Choudhury                             b Cranmer              7

Extras                                                          9

Total                 (all out, 48 overs)                     143

 

FoW: 1-1, 2-13, 3-72, 4-81, 5-97,

     6-99, 7-99, 8-100, 9-133, 10-143.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Judge                       17      5     42      2

Carey                        5      1     12      1

Cranmer                     19      5     52      7

Prescott                     4      0     19      0

Compton                      3      1      9      0

 

Service's XI 1st innings                                        R

RT Simpson            c M Sen            b Choudhury           68

NS Hotchkin                          c & b Mitter              74

DCS Compton                              b Mitter             109

J Hardstaff                              b Choudhury          153

SJ Cray               lbw                b Choudhury           20

RF Kettle             lbw                b Choudhury            2

P Cranmer                                b Longfield            0

R Ingram-Johnson                         b Langford             3

PA Dobree-Carey       lbw                b Choudhury            5

PF Judge                                 b Langford             9

TE Prescott           not out                                   1

Extras                                                         27

Total                 (all out, 90.4 overs)                   471

 

FoW: 1-144, 2-167, 3-373, 4-436, 5-443,

     6-448, 7-448, 8-450, 9-469, 10-471.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Choudhury                   22.4    2    104      5

Langford                    15      1     60      2

M Sen                       16      1     93      0

Maharaja                     7      0     27      0

Longfield                   15      1     77      1

N Chatterjee                 1      0      6      0

Mitter                      14      2     77      2

 

Bengal Governor's XI 2nd innings                                R

TC Longfield          lbw                b Carey               31

PB Dutt               c Ingram-Johnson   b Carey                7

A Chatterjee          run out                                   6

N Chatterjee          lbw                b Compton            115

P Sen                 c Ingram-Johnson   b Hardstaff           37

DJ Rimmer             lbw                b Judge               37

Maharaja of Cooch-Behar   c Cray         b Judge                3

CW Langford           c Prescott         b Judge               11

M Sen                 lbw                b Compton             29

S Mitter              c Prescott         b Judge                9

NL Choudhury          not out                                  30

Extras                                                         12

Total                 (all out, 81.3 overs)                   327

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-327.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Judge                       28.3    7     90      4

Carey                       17      4     48      2

Cranmer                      8      1     35      0

Prescott                     6      1     17      0

Compton                     13      1     63      2

Hardstaff                    7      1     41      1

Kettle                       2      0     21      0

 

This match was played for the Red Cross Fund

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Indian Domestic Season, 1944-45, Bengal Governor's XII v Major-General Stuart's XII, Calcutta, 7,8,9 January 1945 (3-day match)

 

Result: Governor's won by 7 wickets.

Points:

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Major-General Stuart's XII 1st innings                          R

DD Hindlekar          c Anwar Hussain    b CS Nayudu            8

A Chatterjee          c CS Nayudu        b Amarnath            17

DCS Compton           c Mankad           b CS Nayudu           26

J Hardstaff           run out                                  24

SS Jayawickrema                      c & b CS Nayudu            0

N Chatterjee          lbw                b Amarnath            18

CT Sarwate                               b CS Nayudu            5

SK Girdhari                              b CS Nayudu            2

Maharaja of Cooch-Behar                  b Amarnath            10

P Sen                 c Bhattacharjee    b Amarnath            10

NR Chowdhury                             b CS Nayudu            0

PA Dobree-Carey       not out                                   2

Extras                                                         14

Total                 (all out, 56.2 overs)                   136

 

FoW: 1-29, 2-43, 3-71, 4-71, 5-86,

     6-96, 7-98, 8-110, 9-127, 10-127, 11-136.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Nimbalkar                    2      0      5      0

M Sen                        3      2      2      0

Anwar Hussain                5      3      8      0

CS Nayudu                   20.2    1     77      6

Amarnath                    26     14     30      4

 

Bengal Governor's XII 1st innings                               R

MV Mankad                                b Chowdhury           14

BB Nimbalkar                             b Girdhari            92

S Mushtaq Ali         c Cooch-Behar      b Chowdhury            0

L Amarnath            lbw                b Chowdhury            0

M Saurasivam          st Hindlekar       b Girdhari            56

CK Nayudu             lbw                b Girdhari            40

CS Nayudu             c Compton          b Girdhari             2

Anwar Hussain         c Cooch-Behar      b Girdhari             6

K Bhattacharjee                          b Girdhari             0

M Sen                                    b Girdhari             1

A Jabbar              not out                                   0

PG Doraiswami                            b Girdhari             0

Extras                                                         17

Total                 (all out, 62.5 overs)                   228

 

FoW: 1-55, 2-55, 3-55, 4-154, 5-204,

     6-214, 7-227, 8-227, 9-227, 10-228, 11-228.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Dobree-Carey                 7      2     24      0

Compton                      4      0     14      0

Chowdhury                   22      5     87      3

Girdhari                    24.5    3     60      8

Sarwate                      5      0     26      0

 

Major-General Stuart's XII 2nd innings                           R

DD Hindlekar                             b CS Nayudu            3

A Chatterjee                             b CS Nayudu           14

DCS Compton           st Nimbalkar       b Mankad             123

J Hardstaff           c Mushtaq Ali      b Mankad              73

SS Jayawickrema                          b Mankad              41

N Chatterjee                             b Amarnath            15

CT Sarwate                               b Mankad               2

SK Girdhari           c Jabbar           b Amarnath             6

Maharaja of Cooch-Behar  run out                               11

P Sen                 lbw                b Amarnath             1

NR Chowdhury          not out                                   1

PA Dobree-Carey       c Jabbar           b Mankad               2

Extras                                                         23

Total                 (all out, 84.4 overs)                   315

 

FoW: 1-14, 2-25, 3-76, 4-143, 5-229,

     6-304, 7-306, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-315.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

M Sen                        3      0     21      0

Anwar Hussain                5      1     11      0

CS Nayudu                   14      1     55      2

Amarnath                    25.4    6     75      3

Mankad                      29      5     88      5

CK Nayudu                    5      0     28      0

Bhattacharjee                3      0     14      0

 

Bengal Governor's XII 2nd innings                               R

MV Mankad             c A Chatterjee     b Chowdhury           17

BB Nimbalkar          c Compton          b Chowdhury           22

S Mushtaq Ali         not out                                  86

L Amarnath                               b Sarwate             36

CK Nayudu             st Hindlekar       b Girdhari             5

Anwar Hussain         not out                                  37

Extras                                                         23

Total                 (4 wickets, 46 overs)                   226

 

DNB: M Saurasivam, CS Nayudu, K Bhattacharjee, M Sen, A Jabbar,

     PG Doraiswami.

 

FoW: 1-43, 2-56, 3-?, 4-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Dobree-Carey                 6      0     36      0

Chowdhury                   14      1     73      2

Girdhari                    17      2     62      1

Sarwate                      9      0     32      1

 

This match was played for the Red Cross Fund

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Ranji Trophy, 1939/40 Bengal v United Province, Calcutta, 13,14,15 January 1940 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match Drawn (United Province won on 1st innings)

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Bengal 1st innings                                              R

SW Behrend            c Palia            b Salahuddin         107

PN Miller                            c & b Palia               40

S Ganguly                                b Palia                0

*Kartick Bose         c Iqbal Ahmed      b Palia                0

N Chatterjee          c Garudachar       b Salahuddin          64

A Jabbar              lbw                b Salahuddin           0

K Bhattacharjee       c Dastur           b Salahuddin           0

N Hammond                                b Alexander            5

+K Roy                                   b Salahuddin           6

AK Dutt               c Alexander        b Salahuddin           7

FE Ecclestone         not out                                   7

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   24

Total                 (all out, 104.4 overs)                  260

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-260.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Salahuddin                  23.4    6     62      6

Alexander                   20      7     37      1

Palia                       30      8     54      3

Garudachar                  17      2     44      0

Aftab Ahmed                  9      3     22      0

Murthy                       5      0     17      0

 

United Province 1st innings                                     R

Ranjit Singh                             b Bhattacharjee       11

Maqbul Alam                              b Bhattacharjee       33

Aftab Ahmed                              b Behrend             72

*PE Palia             lbw                b Behrend             71

M Salahuddin                         c & b Hammond              3

S Khwaja              c Kartick Bose     b Ecclestone          33

AN Murthy             c Behrend          b Bhattacharjee        9

BK Garudachar         st Roy             b Bhattacharjee       18

Iqbal Ahmed                              b Bhattacharjee       13

JE Alexander          not out                                  16

+SJ Dastur            st Roy             b Ecclestone           0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   16

Total                 (all out, 91 overs)                     295

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-295.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Behrend                     19      2     56      2

Bhattacharjee               24      7     56      5

Dutt                        12      2     32      0

Chatterjee                   7      1     26      0

Ecclestone                   7      0     37      2

Hammond                     22      2     72      1

 

Bengal 2nd innings                                              R

SW Behrend                               b Palia               17

PN Miller             c Ranjit Singh     b Aftab Ahmed         55

S Ganguly             run out                                   5

*Kartick Bose         c Khwaja           b Aftab Ahmed          0

N Chatterjee          st Dastur          b Palia               26

A Jabbar              c Dastur           b Aftab Ahmed          8

K Bhattacharjee       not out                                  16

N Hammond             c Maqbul Alam      b Aftab Ahmed          0

+K Roy                                   b Palia               19

AK Dutt               c Ranjit Singh     b Aftab Ahmed          8

FE Ecclestone                            b Palia                7

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                    2

Total                 (all out, 30.2 overs)                   163

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-163.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Salahuddin                   4      0     21      0

Alexander                    2      0     19      0

Palia                       13      0     66      4

Aftab Ahmed                 11.2    0     55      5

 

United Province 2nd innings                                     R

Ranjit Singh          run out                                   6

Maqbul Alam                              b Behrend              2

Aftab Ahmed           lbw                b Hammond              9

*PE Palia                                b Bhattacharjee       22

M Salahuddin                             b Chatterjee          38

S Khwaja                             c & b Behrend             11

AN Murthy                                b Chatterjee          11

BK Garudachar         not out                                  10

JE Alexander          lbw                b Ecclestone           6

Iqbal Ahmed           not out                                   5

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                    4

Total                 (8 wickets, 48 overs)                   124

 

DNB: +SJ Dastur.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Behrend                     11      2     28      2

Bhattacharjee               11      5     28      1

Dutt                         3      0     10      0

Chatterjee                   5      2      9      2

Ecclestone                   7      1     20      1

Hammond                     11      2     25      1

 

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1930S/1939-40/IND_LOCAL/RANJI/BENG_U-PROV_RJI_13-15JAN1940.html on 26 January 2003.)

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Ranji Trophy, 1940/41, Bengal v United Province, Calcutta, 07,08,09 December 1940 (3-day match)

 

Result: United Province won by 144 runs

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

United Province 1st innings                                     R

JE Alexander          st Bedwell         b K Bhattacharjee     21

Firasat Hussain       lbw                b Kendrew              0

*PE Palia                                b K Bhattacharjee     45

JR Phansalkar         lbw                b T Bhattacharjee     51

S Khwaja              run out                                  27

+Dilawar Hussain      c Bedwell          b K Bhattacharjee      2

Aftab Ahmed           not out                                  21

M Salahuddin                             b T Bhattacharjee      4

BK Garudachar         c Behrend          b K Bhattacharjee      9

M Wahidullah                             b K Bhattacharjee      1

AN Murthy                                b K Bhattacharjee      0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   10

Total                 (all out, 68 overs)                     191

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-191.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Behrend                     10      0     34      0

Kendrew                     11      6     20      1

K Bhattacharjee             23      4     41      6

T Bhattacharjee             10      2     40      2

Ramachandra                  6      0     20      0

Chatterjee                   8      0     26      0

 

Bengal 1st innings                                              R

SW Behrend                               b Firasat Hussain     20

A Jabbar              lbw                b Firasat Hussain      5

K Bhattacharjee                          b Alexander            4

Sushil Bose                              b Palia               38

*Kartick Bose         c Firasat Hussain  b Aftab Ahmed         10

N Chatterjee                             b Palia                1

S Ramachandra                            b Salahuddin          25

Ahmed Kamal           not out                                  31

T Bhattacharjee                          b Salahuddin           5

+JS Bedwell                              b Firasat Hussain      4

AK Kendrew                               b Palia                2

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                    2

Total                 (all out, 66.5 overs)                   147

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-147.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Alexander                   10      2     32      1

Salahuddin                  13      6     17      2

Palia                       14.5    3     30      3

Aftab Ahmed                  6      0     23      1

Garudachar                   1      0      7      0

Firasat Hussain             22      9     36      3

 

United Province 2nd innings                                     R

JE Alexander                             b K Bhattacharjee      2

Firasat Hussain       c K Bhattacharjee  b Behrend             30

*PE Palia                            c & b Chatterjee          65

JR Phansalkar         lbw                b Behrend             27

S Khwaja              hit wicket         b Chatterjee          21

+Dilawar Hussain      lbw                b K Bhattacharjee      9

Aftab Ahmed           c K Bhattacharjee  b Kendrew              0

M Salahuddin          c Ramachandra      b K Bhattacharjee     13

BK Garudachar                            b Behrend             39

M Wahidullah          not out                                   2

AN Murthy             st Bedwell         b K Bhattacharjee      4

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   14

Total                 (all out, 80.3 overs)                   226

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-226.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Behrend                     17      3     71      3

Kendrew                     11      0     27      1

K Bhattacharjee             32.3    5     60      4

T Bhattacharjee              8      1     23      0

Ramachandra                  4      0     10      0

Chatterjee                   8      1     21      2

 

Bengal 2nd innings (target: 271 runs)                           R

SW Behrend                           c & b Firasat Hussain      5

A Jabbar              lbw                b Alexander            9

K Bhattacharjee       not out                                  30

Sushil Bose                              b Alexander            0

*Kartick Bose         c Dilawar Hussain  b Alexander            4

N Chatterjee                             b Alexander           22

S Ramachandra         c Murthy           b Palia               17

Ahmed Kamal                              b Firasat Hussain      0

T Bhattacharjee       st Dilawar Hussain b Aftab Ahmed          5

+JS Bedwell           c Firasat Hussain  b Palia                1

AK Kendrew                               b Firasat Hussain     23

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   10

Total                 (all out, 28.1 overs)                   126

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-126.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Alexander                    6      0     20      4

Salahuddin                   2      0     18      0

Palia                        5.1    1     25      2

Aftab Ahmed                  3      0     14      1

Firasat Hussain             12      1     39      3

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://aa.connextra.com/servlet/controller?service=Bet365B&uri=http%3A//localhost/id.htm&AdvertId=Bet365B&affiliate=cri1on 26 January 2003.)

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Ranji Trophy, 1941/42, (1st Semi-Final), Bengal v Mysore, Calcutta, 31 January, 01,02,03 February 1942 (4-day match)

 

Result: Mysore won by 17 runs

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of Play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

Day 3:

 

Mysore 1st innings                                              R

PG Doraiswamy                            b Puri                 8

+TV Parthasarathy                    c & b Sumpton             46

K Thimmappiah                            b Ramachandra         26

BK Garudachar                            b Ramachandra         46

CJ Ramdev             not out                                 105

B Frank                                  b Ramachandra         13

MG Vijayasarathi      c Puri             b Ramachandra          1

*S Darashah           c Deb              b Ramachandra         30

MR Alasinglachar      c Deb              b Puri                 6

KS Rangaraj           lbw                b Ramachandra          9

HD Rangaiengar                           b Ramachandra          2

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   15

Total                 (all out, 101.2 overs)                  307

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-307.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Puri                        18      2     55      2

Mustafi                     13      0     62      0

Bhattacharjee               33      5     46      0

Sumpton                     11      1     48      1

Ramachandra                 20.2    5     52      7

Obaid Ali                    6      1     29      0

 

Bengal 1st innings                                              R

A Jabbar              c Darashah         b Vijayasarathi       14

S Ganguly                                b Rangaraj             4

K Bhattacharjee       c Darashah         b Rangaiengar         16

AK Das                                   b Garudachar           9

*Kartick Bose         run out                                  19

+AK Deb                                  b Darashah            13

SK Mustafi            c Parthasarathy    b Rangaraj             2

S Ramachandra         not out                                  97

DR Puri                                  b Rangaiengar         58

C Sumpton                                b Rangaiengar         30

M Obaid Ali           lbw                b Rangaiengar          1

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   16

Total                 (all out, 78.4 overs)                   279

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-279.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Rangaraj                    13      5     25      2

Rangaiengar                 13.4    9     39      4

Thimmappiah                  4      2      7      0

Garudachar                  18      4     65      1

Vijayasarathi               20      3     78      1

Darashah                     8      1     25      1

Alasinglachar                1      0      9      0

Frank                        1      0     15      0

 

Mysore 2nd innings                                              R

PG Doraiswamy                            b Puri                 0

+TV Parthasarathy     c Puri             b Ramachandra         28

K Thimmappiah         lbw                b Mustafi              0

BK Garudachar         c Mustafi          b Ramachandra          8

CJ Ramdev                                b Bhattacharjee       57

B Frank               c sub              b Puri                48

MG Vijayasarathi      c Puri             b Mustafi             25

*S Darashah           c Mustafi          b Puri                 0

MR Alasinglachar                         b Puri                14

KS Rangaraj                              b Ramachandra         14

HD Rangaiengar        not out                                   3

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   11

Total                 (all out, 69.4 overs)                   208

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-208.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Puri                        19      1     71      4

Mustafi                      6.4    1     25      2

Bhattacharjee               12      0     38      1

Sumpton                      3      0      9      0

Ramachandra                 28     10     53      3

Obaid Ali                    1      0      1      0

 

Bengal 2nd innings (target: 237 runs)                           R

A Jabbar                                 b Darashah             2

S Ganguly             c Frank            b Rangaiengar         11

K Bhattacharjee       lbw                b Garudachar          65

AK Das                               c & b Vijayasarathi       29

*Kartick Bose                            b Rangaiengar         11

+AK Deb                                  b Rangaraj            36

SK Mustafi                               b Garudachar           2

S Ramachandra                        c & b Garudachar           5

DR Puri               not out                                  42

C Sumpton                                b Garudachar           4

M Obaid Ali                          c & b Garudachar           0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   12

Total                 (all out, 75 overs)                     219

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-219.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Rangaraj                     9      3     35      1

Rangaiengar                 14      1     45      2

Garudachar                  25      1     68      5

Vijayasarathi               14      7     20      1

Darashah                    13      0     39      1

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1941-42/IND_LOCAL/RANJI/BENG_MYSORE_RJI-SEMI1_31JAN-03FEB1942.html on 26 January 2003.)

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Ranji Trophy, 1942/43, Bengal v Bihar, Calcutta, 12,13,14 December 1942 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match Drawn (Bengal won on 1st innings)

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Bihar 1st innings                                               R

S Bagchi              lbw                b Dutta               75

Lt Edmunds            lbw                b Bhattacharjee        1

*K Bose               c Templin          b Dutta               24

SN Banerjee           lbw                b Chatterjee          15

S Banerjee            c Dutt             b Cooch Behar         34

B Sen                 not out                                  56

N Kumar                                  b Mustafi              3

K Ghosh               c Mustafi          b Cooch Behar         36

DS Khambhatta         c Mustafi          b Cooch Behar          0

NR Chowdhury                             b Dutt                 1

Capt Lunn             c Templin          b Dutta                0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   26

Total                 (all out, 109 overs)                    271

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-271.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mustafi                     23      8     50      1

Cooch Behar                 23     14     29      3

Bhattacharjee               14      1     37      1

Dutta                       22      6     38      3

Dutt                        15      3     56      1

Chatterjee                  12      2     35      1

 

Bengal 1st innings                                              R

A Jabbar                                 b SN Banerjee          2

S Ganguly             c Capt Lunn        b Chowdhury            0

K Bhattacharjee                          b Chowdhury           11

N Chatterjee          c Capt Lunn        b Chowdhury          104

EH Johnstone          c Khambhatta       b Chowdhury           87

*Kartick Bose         c Lt Edmunds       b SN Banerjee          5

HH Cooch Behar        not out                                  71

SK Mustafi            lbw                b SN Banerjee          6

PD Dutta              c S Banerjee       b Chowdhury           11

+C Templin            c Bose             b Chowdhury            0

S Dutt                                   b Chowdhury            4

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   11

Total                 (all out, 77.4 overs)                   312

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-312.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                 25      3     92      3

S Banerjee                  14      1     49      0

Bagchi                       3      0     25      0

Chowdhury                   27.4    3    100      7

Khambhatta                   6      1     17      0

Lt Edmunds                   2      0     18      0

 

Bihar 2nd innings                                               R

S Bagchi              c Ganguly          b Cooch Behar          0

Lt Edmunds                               b Dutt                22

*K Bose               c Johnstone        b Cooch Behar         21

SN Banerjee           c Mustafi          b Bhattacharjee       21

S Banerjee                               b Dutt                28

B Sen                 not out                                  26

N Kumar               lbw                b Cooch Behar         15

K Ghosh               st Templin         b Dutt                 5

DS Khambhatta         run out                                  21

Capt Lunn             c Bhattacharjee    b Cooch Behar          1

NR Chowdhury          not out                                   3

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   13

Total                 (9 wickets declared, 44 overs)          176

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mustafi                      3      0     12      0

Cooch Behar                 16      3     42      4

Bhattacharjee                9      0     43      1

Dutta                        6      0     23      0

Dutt                        10      1     43      3

 

Bengal 2nd innings (target: 136 runs)                           R

A Jabbar                                 b Ghosh               21

S Ganguly             c Capt Lunn        b Chowdhury            9

K Bhattacharjee       c S Banerjee       b Chowdhury            6

N Chatterjee          not out                                  64

EH Johnstone          not out                                   8

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   12

Total                 (3 wickets, 32 overs)                   120

 

DNB: *Kartick Bose, HH Cooch Behar, SK Mustafi,

      PD Dutta, +C Templin, S Dutt.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                  6      0     30      0

S Banerjee                   6      2     24      0

Chowdhury                   10      2     16      2

Khambhatta                   2      1      1      0

Kumar                        5      1     11      0

Ghosh                        3      0     26      1

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1942-43/IND_LOCAL/RANJI/BENG_BIHAR_RJI_12-14DEC1942.html on 26 January 2003.)

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Ranji Trophy, 1943/44, Bengal v Bihar, Calcutta, 18,19,20 December 1943 (3-day match)

 

Result: Match Drawn (Bengal won on 1st innings)

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Bihar 1st innings                                               R

S Ghosh               run out                                   3

Capt Lunn             run out                                   0

J Das Gupta                              b Mitter              23

*SN Banerjee          c Probir Sen       b Bhattacharjee       26

S Banerjee            c Probir Sen       b Mitter               2

Pantankar             run out                                   3

BK Bose                              c & b Bhattacharjee        4

K Ghosh                                  b Bhattacharjee       45

T Sweeney             c Mitter           b Bhattacharjee        3

NR Chowdhury          st Probir Sen      b Bhattacharjee        2

SS Patel              not out                                  30

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   18

Total                 (all out, 76.3 overs)                   159

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-159.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mitter                      13      6     29      2

Mustafi                      8      4      5      0

Banerjee                    18     11     13      0

Dutta                        7      3     13      0

Cooch Behar                  6      0     24      0

Bhattacharjee               24.3    4     57      5

 

Bengal 1st innings                                              R

A Jabbar              c SN Banerjee      b Chowdhury            3

+Probir Sen           c S Banerjee       b SN Banerjee         13

PD Dutta              c Das Gupta        b Chowdhury           11

Kartick Bose                             b Chowdhury            1

EH Johnstone                             b Chowdhury            2

N Chatterjee                             b Bose                78

K Bhattacharjee       lbw                b Bose                15

*HH Cooch Behar                          b SN Banerjee         33

SK Mustafi                               b Chowdhury           77

SS Banerjee           not out                                   8

B Mitter              c SN Banerjee      b Chowdhury            0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                    8

Total                 (all out, 60.4 overs)                   249

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-249.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                 21      5     89      2

Chowdhury                   19.4    3     75      6

Bose                         8      3     24      2

Sweeney                      9      1     34      0

Das Gupta                    1      0     11      0

S Banerjee                   2      0      8      0

 

Bihar 2nd innings                                               R

S Ghosh               lbw                b Chatterjee          63

Capt Lunn             c Chatterjee       b Mitter               1

J Das Gupta           c Mustafi          b Dutta                8

*SN Banerjee          c Mustafi          b Dutta                0

S Banerjee            not out                                 101

BK Bose                                  b Mitter              16

K Ghosh                                  b Banerjee            14

SS Patel              lbw                b Banerjee             0

T Sweeney             not out                                  35

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   23

Total                 (7 wickets declared, 73 overs)          261

 

DNB: Pantankar, NR Chowdhury.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mitter                      17      6     46      2

Mustafi                      6      2     27      0

Banerjee                    22      3     76      2

Dutta                       12      3     32      2

Bhattacharjee               10      3     31      0

Chatterjee                   6      0     26      1

 

Bengal 2nd innings (target: 172 runs)                           R

A Jabbar                                 b Chowdhury           15

+Probir Sen           c K Ghosh          b Chowdhury            2

PD Dutta                                 b Chowdhury           14

EH Johnstone          c Sweeney          b Bose                 4

N Chatterjee                             b Chowdhury            4

K Bhattacharjee                          b Bose                 0

*HH Cooch Behar       c Das Gupta        b Bose                16

SK Mustafi            not out                                  18

SS Banerjee           lbw                b SN Banerjee          5

Kartick Bose          not out                                   0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   10

Total                 (8 wickets, 37 overs)                    88

 

DNB: B Mitter.

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

SN Banerjee                  8      7      1      1

Chowdhury                   15      3     52      4

Bose                         8      2     24      3

Sweeney                      2      2      0      0

S Banerjee                   2      1      1      0

Patel                        2      2      0      0

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1943-44/IND_LOCAL/RANJI/BENG_BIHAR_RJI_18-20DEC1943.html on 26 January 2003.)

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Ranji Trophy, 1943/45, Bengal v Holkar, Calcutta, 07,08,09 January 1944 (3-day match)

 

Result: Bengal won by 10 wickets

 

Toss:

Umpires:

 

Close of play:

 

Day 1:

Day 2:

 

Bengal 1st innings                                              R

A Jabbar              c Nimbalkar        b Nayudu              36

A Chatterjee          lbw                b Subramaniam         47

+Probir Sen                              b Tata Rao           142

N Chatterjee          c Subramaniam      b Tata Rao            79

K Bhattacharjee       c Mushtaq Ali      b Nayudu              25

SK Mustafi            c Nimbalkar        b Tata Rao             6

M Sen                 run out                                   2

*HH Cooch Behar       c Nayudu           b Gaekwad             26

SS Banerjee           run out                                   1

S Dutt                                   b Tata Rao             0

B Mitter              not out                                   0

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   23

Total                 (all out, 120.1 overs)                  387

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-387.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Gaekwad                     37.1   11     84      1

Nimbalkar                    2      2      0      0

Mushtaq Ali                 18      4     57      0

Nayudu                      27      2    117      2

Ishtiaq Ali                  2      0      7      0

Tata Rao                    23      7     46      4

Subramaniam                  5      0     27      1

Pratap Singh                 6      0     26      0

 

Holkar 1st innings                                              R

SR Kale                                  b Mitter               4

CE Holkar             c Dutt             b Bhattacharjee       29

S Mushtaq Ali         c Mustafi          b Bhattacharjee       33

*CK Nayudu            c Bhattacharjee    b Mitter               7

BB Nimbalkar          c Bhattacharjee    b Banerjee             9

+JN Bhaya             not out                                  19

HG Gaekwad                               b Bhattacharjee        1

S Ishtiaq Ali                            b Bhattacharjee        2

R Subramaniam         c Mustafi          b Bhattacharjee        0

R Pratap Singh                           b Bhattacharjee        3

P Tata Rao            st Probir Sen      b Dutt                12

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   19

Total                 (all out, 57.3 overs)                   138

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-138.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mitter                      11      3     24      2

Banerjee                    21      3     46      1

Cooch Behar                  4      3      7      0

Bhattacharjee               14      5     26      6

Sen                          2      1      3      0

Dutt                         5.3    1     13      1

 

Holkar 2nd innings (following on)                               R

SR Kale                              c & b Banerjee             0

CE Holkar             not out                                   0

S Mushtaq Ali                            b Bhattacharjee       70

*CK Nayudu            c Bhattacharjee    b Dutt                18

BB Nimbalkar          c A Chatterjee     b Mitter              57

+JN Bhaya             run out                                  20

HG Gaekwad                               b Banerjee             0

S Ishtiaq Ali                            b A Chatterjee        21

R Subramaniam         c Probir Sen       b Bhattacharjee       15

R Pratap Singh        c A Chatterjee     b Mitter              36

P Tata Rao                               b Dutt                 7

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                   22

Total                 (all out, 74.4 overs)                   266

 

FoW: 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?,

     6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-266.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Mitter                      17      4     47      2

Banerjee                    16      6     42      2

Cooch Behar                  2      0     10      0

Bhattacharjee               16      2     53      2

Sen                          4      1      7      0

Dutt                         9.4    0     52      2

Mustafi                      2      0     15      0

N Chatterjee                 3      0     14      0

A Chatterjee                 5      0      4      1

 

Bengal 2nd innings (target: 18 runs)                            R

A Chatterjee          not out                                  15

M Sen                 not out                                   3

Extras                (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?)                    3

Total                 (0 wicket, 9.2 overs)                    21

 

DNB: A Jabbar, +Probir Sen, N Chatterjee, K Bhattacharjee,

     SK Mustafi, *HH Cooch Behar, SS Banerjee, S Dutt,

     B Mitter.

 

Bowling                      O      M      R      W

Nimbalkar                    5      3      7      0

Mushtaq Ali                  2.2    1      9      0

Gaekwad                      2      1      2      0

(Source: http://www.cricket.org , seen at   http://www.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/1940S/1943-44/IND_LOCAL/RANJI/BENG_HOLKAR_RJI_07-09JAN1944.html on 26 January 2003.)

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Ranji Trophy, 1943/44, 1st Semi Final, Bengal v Madras, Calcutta, 19,20,21,23 February 1944 (4-day match)

 

Result: Bengal won by 134 runs