Category Archives: Indian Sports

Sarwate and Banerjee – hardly your typical tail enders!

249 runs scored by a couple of Indian tail end batsmen against a team abroad – something unusual even by today’s standards. And yet two Indian batsmen did just that on this day way back in 1946. Wisden said about … Continue reading

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India’s first Test series in Australia

India were all out for 58 on the 1st of December back in 1947 at the Brisbane Test. Bradman made 185 and Ernie Toshack took 5 wickets in 2.3 overs or 19 balls. Australia won the series 4-0 but I … Continue reading

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