The first series of one test between India and England would be remembered for India’s bowling. Here are the series statistics and records.
- Nissar became the first bowler from either side to take 5-wicket haul.
Amar Singh became the first Indian batsman to score half-century against England.
English captain Jardine was the first batsman to have scored half-century in the bilateral series.
Jardine became the first batsman in Ind-Eng series to score half-century in both innings.
Captains: Jardine (Eng), CK Nayudu (Ind)
Wicketkeepers: Ames (Eng), Navle (Ind)
Best Batsman: 164 (Jardine), 70 (Wazir Ali)
Best Bowler: 6 wickets (Nissar for Ind, Bowes for Eng)
Highest Team Score: 275 (Eng), 189 (Ind)
Lowest Team Score: 187 (Ind), 259 (Eng)
Half-centuries: 5 (Eng 4, Ind 1)
5wkts in inning: 1 (Ind)
10wkts in inning: 0
- Eng Scores: 259 & 275
Ind Score: 187 & 189
- Highest Individual Scores: 89 & 75 by Jardine, 65 by Ames, 54 by Paynter, 51 by Amar Singh
Biggest (100-plus) Partnerships: 0
- Best Bowling in an Inning: 5/93 by Nissar