Middlesex v Indians
India in British Isles 1959
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 18th, 20th, 21st July 1959 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossIndians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultIndians won by 4 wickets
UmpiresWH Copson, N Oldfield
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 25/2 (Russell 9*, Hooker 15*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 127/4 (Clark 16*, Bick 12*)

Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*P Royc Bick b Smith51     
NJ Contractorc Smith b Robins55     
AA Baigst Murray b Smith102  19- 
CG Borderun out11     
PR Umrigarb Smith51     
RG Nadkarnic Gale b Smith13     
AL Aptenot out39     
AG Kripal Singhlbw b Bick33     
ML Jaisimhanot out7     
Surendranathdid not bat      
+NS Tamhanedid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb, 2 w)11
Total(7 wickets, declared, 111 overs)373
Fall of wickets:
1-105, 2-112, 3-157, 4-274, 5-281, 6-294, 7-361
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shepperd18   1540--
Hooker18   7560--
Clark20   2610--
Smith31   9844--
Robins9   0571--
Bick15   5501--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Galec Kripal Singh b Surendranath0     
WE Russellb Nadkarni33     
RA Whitec Borde b Surendranath0     
RW Hookerb Borde80     
EA Clarkb Umrigar19     
*JDB Robertsonb Nadkarni15     
+JT Murrayc Borde b Umrigar19     
DA Bickc Tamhane b Umrigar9     
MJ Smithnot out17     
RVC Robinsb Nadkarni3     
J Shepperdb Nadkarni13     
Extras(8 b, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 94 overs)217
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-75, 4-124, 5-148, 6-169, 7-179, 8-190, 9-199, 10-217 (94 ov)
Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surendranath9   2342--
Jaisimha6   1150--
Umrigar27   7663--
Nadkarni34   22344--
Kripal Singh12   1340--
Borde6   0251--

Middlesex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Galec Borde b Jaisimha17     
WE Russellc Umrigar b Nadkarni36     
RA Whitec Borde b Nadkarni28     
RW Hookerst Tamhane b Borde9     
EA Clarkc Surendranath b Nadkarni46     
DA Bickb Nadkarni26     
*JDB Robertsonb Borde19     
+JT Murrayst Tamhane b Borde5     
MJ Smithc Tamhane b Borde0     
RVC Robinslbw b Borde6     
J Shepperdnot out11     
Extras(9 b, 8 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)19
Total(all out, 98.5 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-79, 3-99, 4-99, 5-163, 6-192, 7-201, 8-201, 9-206, 10-222 (98.5 ov)
Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surendranath16   5350--
Jaisimha12   1451--
Nadkarni33   17414--
Umrigar17   4390--
Kripal Singh4   1100--

Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NJ Contractorlbw b Bick14     
AL Apteb Bick5     
AA Baigc Murray b Smith29     
CG Bordeb Smith4     
ML Jaisimhac Robertson b Bick1     
AG Kripal Singhnot out8     
RG Nadkarnib Bick0     
Surendranathnot out1     
*P Roydid not bat      
PR Umrigardid not bat      
+NS Tamhanedid not bat      
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(6 wickets, 23.5 overs)67
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-34, 3-39, 4-46, 5-57, 6-61
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shepperd2   070--
Clark2   040--
Bick10   3244--

--> MJ Smith made his debut in First-Class matches
--> J Shepperd made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AA Baig (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 29
--> PR Umrigar (1) passed 11500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 13
--> DA Bick achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Indians second innings (previous best was 4-39)