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Ladhabhai Nakum Amar Singh Lodha (4 December 1910 – 21 May 1940) was an Indian Test cricketer.
Arthur Edward Robert Gilligan (23 December 1894 – 5 September 1976) was an English first-class cricketer who captained the England cricket team nine times in 1924 and 1925, winning four Test matches, losing four and drawing one.
The Burmah Oil Company was a leading British oil business which was once a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
Conrad Powell Johnstone (19 August 1895 – 23 June 1974), known as CP Johnstone or Con Johnstone, was an English businessman and amateur sportsman who played first-class cricket between 1919 and 1948.
Chengalpattu, formerly known as Chingleput, is located on the GST Road and southeast of Kanchipuram in Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu, India.
Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Dhyan Chand (29 August 1905 – 3 December 1979) was an Indian Hockey player, who is considered as the greatest Hockey player in the history of the sport.
Donald Charles Cleverley (23 December 1909 – 16 February 2004) was a New Zealand Test cricketer.
Eden Gardens is a cricket ground in Kolkata, India established in 1864.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The England cricket team represents England and Wales (and, until 1992, also Scotland) in international cricket.
Field hockey is a team game of the hockey family.
The 1936 Summer Olympics saw the fifth field hockey tournament at Olympics.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Sir John Berry Hobbs (16 December 1882 – 21 December 1963), always known as Jack Hobbs, was an English professional cricketer who played for Surrey from 1905 to 1934 and for England in 61 Test matches between 1908 and 1930.
Karnataka cricket team represents the Indian state of Karnataka in domestic cricket competitions.
Gordon Lindsay Weir (2 June 1908 – 31 October 2003) was a New Zealand cricketer who played 11 Tests for New Zealand from 1930 to 1937.
The M. J. Gopalan Trophy was an annual first-class cricket competition played between Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) and Madras (now Tamil Nadu) between 1952-53 and 2007-08.
The Madras Presidency, or the Presidency of Fort St.
The Madras Presidency Matches were annual first-class cricket matches played in Madras (now Chennai) from the 1915–16 season to 1951–52 between the cricket teams of Indians and the Europeans (i.e., Europeans who were living in India).
Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Vijay Ananda Gajapathi Raju (28 December 1905 – 2 December 1965), better known as the Maharajkumar of Vizianagram or Vizzy, was an Indian cricketer, cricket administrator and politician.
Marylebone Cricket Club, generally known as the MCC, is a cricket club founded in 1787 and based since 1814 at Lord's cricket ground, which it owns, in St John's Wood, London, England.
Shaikh Mohammad Nissar (1 August 1910 – 11 March 1963) was a cricketer, who played as a fast bowler for the pre-independence Indian cricket team and domestic teams in India and Pakistan.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
In cricket, a batsman will be not out if he comes out to bat in an innings and has not been dismissed by the end of the innings.
The Provinces of India, earlier Presidencies of British India and still earlier, Presidency towns, were the administrative divisions of British governance in the subcontinent.
The Ranji Trophy is a domestic first-class cricket championship played in India between teams representing regional and state cricket associations.
The Sri Lanka national cricket team, nicknamed The Lions, is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test, One-Day International (ODI) and T20 International status.
Tamil Nadu (• tamiḻ nāḍu ? literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India.
The Tamil Nadu Cricket Team is a domestic cricket team run by Tamil Nadu Cricket Association representing the state of Tamil Nadu, India.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
Triplicane, also known as Thiruvallikeni, is one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Chennai, India.
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The West Indies cricket team, colloquially known as and (since June 2017) officially branded as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.
The 1936 Summer Olympics (German: Olympische Sommerspiele 1936), officially known as the Games of the XI Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in 1936 in Berlin, Nazi Germany.