Indian Test Record at Kotla: Undefeated Since Loss to WI in 1987

Since playing the first test against West Indies in 1948, India has played 31 tests at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in Delhi. 14 matches ended in draw, 5 were lost and 12 tests have been won by India. Except the draw in 2008 game played here against Australia, India has won the remaining last 8 games, remaining undefeated since 1987s loss to West Indies.

Kotla has many memorable moments. Besides two test matches when test match ended leaving India unhappy as they needed only few more runs to win the match with wickets in hand, even bees have got the ground in news, when during a match against Australia due to the bees the players and umpires were forced to lie down on ground.

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Test Matches at Delhi

    1. India vs West Indies draw Nov 1948
    2. India vs England draw Nov, 1951
    3. India def Pakistan by inns & 70 runs Oct, 1952
    4. India vs New Zealand draw Dec, 1955
    5. India vs West Indies draw Feb, 1959
    6. India lost to Australia by inns & 127 runs Dec, 1959
    7. India vs Pakistan draw Feb, 1961
    8. India vs England draw Dec, 1961
    9. India vs England draw Feb, 1964
    10. India def New Zealand by 7 wickets Mar, 1965
    11. India def Australia by 7 wickets Dec, 1969
    12. India lost to England by 6 wickets Dec, 1972
    13. India lost to West Indies by inns & 17 runs Dec, 1974
    14. India lost to England by inns & 25 runs Dec , 1976
    15. India vs West Indies draw Jan, 1979
    16. India vs Australia draw Oct , 1979
    17. India vs Pakistan draw Dec, 1979
    18. India vs England draw Dec , 1981
    19. India vs West Indies draw Oct-Nov, 1983
    20. India lost to England by 8 wickets Dec, 1984
    21. India vs Australia drawn Sep, 1986
    22. India lost to West Indies by 5 wickets Nov, 1987
    23. India def Zimbabwe by inns & 13 runs Mar, 1993
    24. India def Australia by 7 wickets Oct, 1996
    25. India def Pakistan by 212 runs Feb, 1999
    26. India def Zimbabwe by 7 wickets Nov, 2000
    27. India def Zimbabwe by 4 wickets Mar, 2002
    28. India def Sri Lanka by 188 runs Dec, 2005
    29. India def Pakistan by 6 wickets Nov, 2007
    30. India vs Australia draw Oct-Nov, 2008
    31. Indi def West Indies by 5 wickets, 2011
    32 India vs Australia TBD
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