International cricket in 1957–58

The 1957–58 international cricket season was from September 1957 to April 1958.[1][2]

Season overviewEdit

International tours
Start date Home team Away team Results [Matches]
Test ODI FC LA
23 December 1957   South Africa   Australia 0–3 [5]
17 January 1958   West Indies   Pakistan 3–1 [5]
14 March 1958   India   Ceylon 1–0 [1]

DecemberEdit

Australia in South AfricaEdit

Test series
No. Date Home captain Away captain Venue Result
Test 444 23–28 December Jackie McGlew Ian Craig New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg Match drawn
Test 445 31 Jan–3 January Clive van Ryneveld Ian Craig Newlands, Cape Town   Australia by an innings and 141 runs
Test 447 24–29 January Clive van Ryneveld Ian Craig Kingsmead, Durban Match drawn
Test 449 7–12 February Clive van Ryneveld Ian Craig New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg   Australia by 10 wickets
Test 451 28 Feb–4 March Clive van Ryneveld Ian Craig Crusaders Ground, Port Elizabeth   Australia by 8 wickets

JanuaryEdit

Pakistan in the West IndiesEdit

Test Series
No. Date Home captain Away captain Venue Result
Test 446 17–23 January Gerry Alexander Abdul Kardar Kensington Oval, Bridgetown Match drawn
Test 448 5–11 February Gerry Alexander Abdul Kardar Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain   West Indies by 120 runs
Test 450 26 Feb–4 March Gerry Alexander Abdul Kardar Sabina Park, Kingston   West Indies by an innings and 174 runs
Test 452 13–19 March Gerry Alexander Abdul Kardar Bourda, Georgetown   West Indies by 8 wickets
Test 453 26–31 March Gerry Alexander Abdul Kardar Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain   Pakistan by an innings and 1 run

MarchEdit

Ceylon in IndiaEdit

MJ Gopalan Trophy
No. Date Home captain Away captain Venue Result
FC Match 14–16 March Coimbatarao Gopinath Vernon Prins Kajamalai Stadium, Tiruchi   India by 2 wickets
First class match
No. Date Home captain Away captain Venue Result
FC Match 21–23 March Linganath Subbu Vernon Prins The Central College Ground, Bangalore Match drawn

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Season 1957–58". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 9 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Season 1957–58 archive". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 9 April 2020.