Ahead of the fifth and final test on Friday, here is a look at Team India’s record for test matches played at the Oval. India will be looking to salvage some pride- they’re already 3-1 down in the series. This test will also be Alastair Cook’s final game for England.
India and England have played 12 matches so far at the venue.
England– Won 4, Drawn 7
India– Won 1
How many tests have India won at the Oval?
India have won only once- that famous win in 1971 which marked their first test as well as series win on English soil. Bhagwath Chandrasekhar took a famous six wicket haul in England’s second innings.
Three of England’s four wins over India at this venue have been innings victories, with the fourth being a comfortable 9 wicket win.
|15 August 1936||England Won by 9 Wickets|
|17 August 1946||Match Drawn|
|14 August 1952||Match Drawn|
|10 August 1959||England won by innings &27 Runs|
|19 August 1971||India won by 4 wickets|
|30 August 1979||Match Drawn|
|8 Jul 1982||Match Drawn|
|23 Aug 1990||Match Drawn|
|5 Sep 2002||Match Drawn|
|9 Aug 2007||Match Drawn|
|18 Aug 2011||England won by innings & 8Runs|
|15 Aug 2014||England won by innings &244 Runs|