Revisiting India’s 1971 Test series win in England.
Has India ever won a series in England?
India have so far won 3 Test series in England as series victories came in 1986 and 2007 after the first one in 1971.
When did England last win a cricket Test series in India?
England’s 2–1 Test series win was their first series victory in India since the 1984–85 tour.
English cricket team in India in 2012–13.
|England cricket team in India in 2012–13|
|Result||England won the 4-match series 2–1|
|Most runs||Cheteshwar Pujara (438)||Alastair Cook (562)|
|Most wickets||Pragyan Ojha (20)||Graeme Swann (20)|
|Player of the series||Alastair Cook (Eng)|
Has India won any Test series?
India’s first Test series as an independent country was against Australia. They secured their first Test win against England in 1952 at Madras Cricket Club Ground. As of 7 January 2019, India have played 533 Test matches; they have won 150 matches, lost 165 matches, and 217 matches were drawn with one being tied.
Has India won Test series in England in 2021?
It was Joe Root’s 27th win as captain, the most by a captain of England in Test cricket. India won the fourth Test by 157 runs, to lead the series 2–1 with one match to play.
|Indian cricket team in England in 2021|
|Dates||4 August – 14 September 2021|
|Captains||Joe Root||Virat Kohli|
Has India won Test series against England in England?
Under the captaincy of Ajit Wadekar, India defeated England at the Oval to win a memorable away series victory. On August 24, 1971, India registered their first ever Test series win in England.
Has Pakistan ever won a Test series in England?
As of January 2021, Pakistan is the fourth-most successful team in Test cricket with an overall winning percentage of 32.02, behind Australia (47.24), South Africa (37.78) and England (36.5).
Team wins, losses, and draws.
|First Test||10 June 1954|
Has AUS won a Test series in India?
The importance of the series is also fuelled by Australia’s desire to beat India in India in a Test match series, which, until their victory in the 2004–05 series, they had not done so since 1969–70.
Series held in Australia.
Has Pakistan won a Test series in India?
Pakistan have hosted seven series with 26 matches played at home. Each side has four series wins, although Pakistan has won more Test matches than India in matches between the two nations.
List of Test series.
|Date first Test started||16 October 1978|
How many years did it take for India to win a Test in England for the first time?
India’s national cricket team did not play its first Test match until 25 June 1932 at Lord’s, becoming the sixth team to be granted Test cricket status. From 1932 India had to wait until 1952, almost 20 years for its first Test victory.
Which country has never won a Test series in India?
Out of all the Test-playing nations where Test cricket has been hosted, South Africa and Australia are the two nations where India have never won a Test series.