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Thursday, May 16, 2019

India vs Australia 1st ever Test Match in Cricket History

Cricket Articles - India vs Australia 1st ever Test Match in Cricket History


In 1947 India tour of Australia first time for the first Test match plaued between India vs Australia at Brisbane - Don Bradman - Toshack Stars as Australia win opening Test.

India facing to most experience Australia, Skipper Don Bradman won the toss elected to batting first - Day 1 - Australia managed 1st innings 273 for 3 wickets lost.

Sir Don Bradman played great Innings, He was completed his century and score pushed to 150 plus and end of the day He was unbeaten 160* and Keith Miller scored not out 6*.

Match day 2 - Australia scoredboard pushed to 309/3 Sir Don Bradman still in the crease - He scored 179* and Keith Miller scored not out 19*.

Day 3 - Australia Score declared at 382 for 8- Sir Don Bradman scored 185 - He was just 15 runs short to missed his Double Hundred - Bradman was Pavilion with hit wicket by Lala Amarnath.

And Keith Miller Completed his fifty - He was scored 58, India bowler Lala Amarnath took four wickets for 84 runs and Vinoo Mankad took three wickets.

Highlights - India vs Australia 1st Test 1947 at Brisbane

India Opener Vinoo Mankad got out for first delivery by Lindwall, Gul Mohammad faced just 6 deliveries to defarted for duck out.

India's eight batsmen pavilion with single digit score and India's batting line-up collapses 1st Innings 58 and India have the follow on and Trail by 324 runs.

but at the stumps India managed the 2nd Innings 41 for 4 end of the day 3 with Chandu Sarwate not out 8* and Vijaz Hazare not out 0*.

Day 4 - India added the 29 runs without wicket lost in 2nd innings 70 for 4 - Chandu Sarwate not out 16* and Vijay Hazare not out 18*.

Day 5 - did not played

Day 6 - India batting line-up collapses 2nd innings 98 for all out in 49.7 overs - and Australia won by an innings and 226 runs.

Australia bowlers Ray Lindwall took 4 wickets, Bill Johnston took 3 wickets and Ernie Toshack took 11 wickets for 31 his best bowling performance to win comfortably.