• Short Summary

    At Old Trafford Manchester on he first day of the Fourth Test July 23 England made no haste to score - at the end of six hours' batting they had scored only 304 for three on an almost perfect batting pitch.

  • Description

    At Old Trafford Manchester on he first day of the Fourth Test July 23 England made no haste to score - at the end of six hours' batting they had scored only 304 for three on an almost perfect batting pitch.

    Here, Pullar, the opener, scores a maiden century and went on to add another 31. Old Trafford is his home ground.

    The Indians fielded a strong batting side, with the young Oxford blue, Abbas Ali Baig, making his Test debut for them.

    Pullar here is partnered by Parkhouse, in front. Parkhouse managed 17 runs. Coudrey, England's captain for this match, made 67 and Mike Smith had made 55 before stumps were drawn.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5VZYCXYRODVT6VTSBE84VX1DU
    Media URN:
    VLVA5VZYCXYRODVT6VTSBE84VX1DU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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