Ind Vs WI 1958-59 Series: Statistics and Records

1958-59 Series saw West Indies batsmen anf bowler outsmarting Indians in every front.

1958-59 Series Match Results
Ind Vs WI 1958-59 Test Series: WI won 3rd Consecutive Series

Series Record

Captains: Alexander (WI), Umrigar (1st), Ghulam Ahmed (2nd & 3rd), M Mankad (4th), Adhikari (5th) (Ind)
Wicketkeepers: Alexander (WI), Tamhane (Ind)
Best Batsman: Sobers (557 runs)
Best Bowler: Hall (30 wkts)
Highest Team Score: 644/8 & 614/5d (WI)
Lowest Team Score: 124 (Ind), 222 (WI)
Centuries: 9
50s: 21 (WI 11, Ind 10)
5wkts in inning: 5 (WI 4, Ind 1)
10wkts in inning: 2 (1 each)

Team Records:

    WI: 227 and 323/4d, 222 and 443/7d, 614/5d, 500 and 168/5d, 644/8d
    India 152 and 289/5, 222 and 240, 124 and 154 (f/o), 222 and 151, 415 and 275

Batting Records

    Highest Centuries: 3 by Sobers
    Highest Ind. Scores: 256 by Kanhai
    Centuries:
    142* (Sobers) 1st test
    198* (Sobers) (2nd Test)
    256 (Kanhai), 103 (Butcher), 106* (Sobers) (3rd Test)
    142 (Butcher) (4th Test)
    109 (Borde), 123 (J Holt), 100 (O Smith), 100* (J Solomon) (5th Test)

Biggest (100-plus) Partnerships
200-plus

    217 4th Kanhai & Butcher (WI)

100-plus

    119 4th Sobers & O Smith (WI)
    134* 5th Sobers & Butcher (WI)
    100 7th Alexander & Solomon (WI)
    114 5th Sobers & BUtcher (WI)
    163 6th Sobers & SOlomon (WI)
    108 3rd Kanhai & Smith (WI)
    160 6th Sobers & Solomon (WI)
    101 6th Butcher & Solomon (WI)
    137 2nd Contractor & Umrigar (Ind)
    136 6th Borde & Adhikari (Ind)
    159 1st Hunte & Holt (WI)
    137 4th Butcher & Smith (WI)
    108 4th Borde & Adhikari (Ind)

Bowling Records
Best Bowling in an Inning

    9/102 Gupte (Ind)
    6/50 & 5/76 W Hall (WI)
    6/55 Gilchrist (WI)
    5/90 by O Smith

Best Bowling in a Test

    11/126 by Hall
    10 wkts by Gupte
You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Powered by WordPress | Find BlackBerry Phones for Sale Online. | Thanks to Top Bank CD Rates, Free MMORPG Games and Home Information Packs
  • Social Slider