Indian Cricket:  -  A Complete History

Indian Cricket: - A Complete History

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Author: N S Ramaswami
Publisher: Abhinav Publications
Year: 0000
Language: English
Pages: 146
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8170170443


First-class cricket in India is over forty years old. During this period it has developed in various ways in technique, personality and popularity.

For long years Indian cricket was unable to hold its own in international competition. It had to be satisfied with occasional victories. But it asserted itself I 1971. Though its record after 1973 has been chequered, it can no longer be despised.

This book traces the development of Indian cricket, confining itself to the first-class game, season by season according to the category of competition. It also pays some attention to the aesthetics of the game.


First Tours
Runs galore
Bradman and Weekes
Dreary Tests
Bright interlude
Tall scoring
A New Strain
Bombay’s successes
Attrition and delight
Sobers and lawry
Close finishes
Three successes
Duleep, Deodhar and Irani Trophies
Srilanka matches