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INDIA’S TEST WINS ON ENGLISH SOIL

 

 

 

India recorded a famous 151-run win over hosts England at Lord’s, London on Monday (16) to get a 1-0 lead in a five-match series after two games 

England & India Stats (1932-to date) –

India Captain Ajit Wadekar comes to the post-match presentation after beating England 1-0 in the series at the Oval on 24 August 1971

Overall Record: 128 Tests / England won 48 / India won 30 / Drawn 50

In England: 64 Tests / India won 8 / England won 34 / Drawn 22

‘Kapil’s Devils’ who beat England 2-0 in a three-match series in England in 1986

India’s 8 Test wins so far in England:

Key: No. / Year / India Capt. / England Capt. / Venue / Victory Margin / Final Series Result (No. Tests in Series)

1. 1971 / Ajit Wadekar / Ray Illingworth / The Oval / 4 wickets / India win 1-0 (3)

2. 1986 / Kapil Dev / David Gower / Lord’s / 5 wickets / India win 2-0 (3)

3. 1986 / Kapil Dev / Mike Gatting / Leeds / 279 runs / India win 2-0 (3)

4. 2002 / Sourav Ganguly / Nasser Hussain / Leeds / Inns. & 46 runs / Drawn 1-1 (4)

5. 2007 / Rahul Dravid / Michael Vaughan / Nottingham / 7 wickets / India win 1-0 (3)

6. 2014 / Mahendra Singh Dhoni / Alastair Cook / Lord’s / 95 runs / England win 3-1 (5)

7. 2018 / Virat Kohli / Joe Root / Nottingham / 203 runs / England win 4-1 (5)

8. 2021 / Virat Kohli / Joe Root / Lord’s / 151 runs / (not completed yet)

Mohammed Siraj (third from left) rattles James Anderson’s wicket to give India a famous victory at Lord’s on Monday (16)