Bengal Governor's XI v Maharashtra
Other First-Class matches in India 1941/42
VenueEden Gardens, Calcutta on 3rd, 4th, 5th January 1942 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossBengal Governor's XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresN Roy, LA Weston
Close of play day 1Maharashtra (1) 15/1 (Nimbalkar 13*)
Close of play day 2Bengal Governor's XI (2) 74/3 (Deb 16*, Bose 2*)

Bengal Governor's XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SN Banerjeec Nimbalkar b Hazare17      
S Mushtaq Alirun out31      
HR Adhikarib Girdhari27      
NC Chatterjeeb Sarwate0      
CS Nayudub Naoomal Jaoomal55      
+DD Hindlekarc Deodhar b Girdhari32      
NM Bosenot out55      
M Jahangir Khanc Chari b Girdhari3      
*TC Longfieldlbw b Sarwate1      
B Ramchandrab Sarwate0      
AK Debb Hazare13      
Total(all out, 67 overs)257
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Banerjee), 2-66 (Mushtaq Ali), 3-71 (Chatterjee), 4-97 (Adhikari), 5-165 (Nayudu), 6-189 (Hindlekar), 7-199 (Jahangir Khan), 8-200 (Longfield), 9-200 (Ramchandra), 10-257 (Deb, 67 ov)
Maharashtra bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hazare13   1442--
Baloch17   1550--
Sarwate16   1573--
Girdhari15   2513--
Naoomal Jaoomal5   0241--
Rangnekar1   030--

Maharashtra first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+BB Nimbalkarb Banerjee27      
MS Balochlbw b Banerjee0      
MN Paranjpeb Jahangir Khan4      
G Kishenchandc Nayudu b Jahangir Khan17      
VS Hazarelbw b Banerjee83      
KM Rangnekarc Mushtaq Ali b Banerjee8      
*DB Deodharc Deb b Longfield38      
Naoomal Jaoomallbw b Nayudu39      
CT Sarwatec and b Nayudu37      
SK Girdharilbw b Nayudu35      
KNV Charinot out5      
Total(all out, 89 overs)308
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Baloch), 2-21 (Paranjpe), 3-51 (Nimbalkar), 4-55 (Kishenchand), 5-73 (Rangnekar), 6-136 (Deodhar), 7-213 (Hazare), 8-246 (Naoomal Jaoomal), 9-291 (Sarwate), 10-308 (Girdhari, 89 ov)
Bengal Governor's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Banerjee22   5914--
Jahangir Khan19   9232--
Longfield17   2301--
Nayudu19   01033--
Ramchandra10   1360--
Chatterjee2   0100--

Bengal Governor's XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+DD Hindlekarb Hazare10      
S Mushtaq Alib Girdhari45      
AK Debb Baloch18      
NC Chatterjeelbw b Girdhari0      
NM Bosenot out86      
HR Adhikaric Chari b Baloch76      
CS Nayuduc and b Hazare7      
M Jahangir Khanb Girdhari21      
SN Banerjeedid not bat      
*TC Longfielddid not bat      
B Ramchandradid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, declared, 81.2 overs)275
Fall of wickets:
1-39 (Hindlekar), 2-67 (Mushtaq Ali), 3-67 (Chatterjee), 4-78 (Deb), 5-220 (Adhikari), 6-238 (Nayudu), 7-275 (Jahangir Khan, 81.2 ov)
Maharashtra bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hazare26   6652--
Baloch21   4512--
Sarwate14   2690--
Naoomal Jaoomal5   0230--
Kishenchand1   0100--

Maharashtra second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+BB Nimbalkarb Banerjee4      
CT Sarwateb Jahangir Khan38      
G Kishenchandlbw b Mushtaq Ali28      
KM Rangnekarc and b Mushtaq Ali12      
VS Hazareb Adhikari34      
*DB Deodharnot out24      
MN Paranjpenot out0      
MS Balochdid not bat      
Naoomal Jaoomaldid not bat      
SK Girdharidid not bat      
KNV Charidid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, 52 overs)153
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Nimbalkar), 2-71 (Sarwate), 3-91 (Kishenchand), 4-92 (Rangnekar), 5-153 (Hazare)
Bengal Governor's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Banerjee10   1401--
Jahangir Khan16   6241--
Longfield6   1100--
Nayudu9   1270--
Ramchandra4   0160--
Mushtaq Ali4   0132--
Adhikari3   1101--

--> VS Hazare (1) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 58
--> HR Adhikari (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 47
--> SK Girdhari made his debut for Maharashtra in first-class matches
--> MS Baloch made his debut for Maharashtra in first-class matches
--> Naoomal Jaoomal made his debut for Maharashtra in first-class matches
--> G Kishenchand made his debut for Maharashtra in first-class matches
--> Naoomal Jaoomal reached 100 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed CS Nayudu, his 1st wicket in the Bengal Governor's XI first innings

The match was played for the War Fund
L Amarnath was supposed to have played but he wired that his daughter was ill and so he was unable to come and Ramchandra played in his place





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