India v England, Test Series, 1984-85

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan - The leg-spinner took six wickets in each innings of the first Test at Bombay, now Mumbai  

Mike Gatting

Mike Gatting - Gatting strikes his first Test century in the second innings but India won by eight wickets  

Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev - Kapil pulls on his way to 60 in the second match in Delhi  

Tim Robinson

Tim Robinson - The opener gave England an advantage with an epic 160 from 390 balls  

Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar - The India captain's 65 could not stop his side slipping to an eight-wicket defeat  

Mohammad Azharrudin

Mohammad Azharrudin - The young batsman's century failed to force a result in the third Test in Calcutta  

Mohinder Amarnath & Neil Foster

Mohinder Amarnath & Neil Foster - Foster has Amarnath caught behind for 78 at Madras, now Chennai  

Graeme Fowler

Graeme Fowler - The opener reaches a double-hundred as England reply strongly  

Syed Kirmani & Mike Gatting

Syed Kirmani & Mike Gatting - Gatting hits out en route to his double-century to put the tourists in the driving seat  


Madras - A packed crowd watches England clinch a nine-wicket victory  

Dilip Vengsarkar

Dilip Vengsarkar - Vengsarkar's ton left India well placed in the last Test at Kanpur  

Tim Robinson

Tim Robinson - Robinson's dogged 96 enabled England to post a competitive reply  


Kanpur - England secure the draw they need  

Allan Lamb, David Gower & Mike Gatting

Allan Lamb, David Gower & Mike Gatting - Lamb and Gatting hold Gower aloft as England clinch an historic 2-1 series win  

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan Mike Gatting Kapil Dev Tim Robinson Sunil Gavaskar Mohammad Azharrudin Mohinder Amarnath & Neil Foster Graeme Fowler Syed Kirmani & Mike Gatting Madras Dilip Vengsarkar Tim Robinson Kanpur Allan Lamb, David Gower & Mike Gatting