You asked: When was first cricket game started in India?

The British army took on the English settlers in what was the first recorded cricket match in India in 1751. The establishment of the Calcutta Cricket Club (what we know today as CC & FC) in 1792, was another watershed for the sport in the land.

Who first played cricket in India?

Lala Amarnath

Personal information
National side India (1933–1955)
Test debut 15 December 1933 v England
Last Test 12 December 1955 v Pakistan
Career statistics

Who was the first captain of India?

Test match captains

Indian Test match captains
Number Name Opposition
1 CK Nayudu England
Total
2 Maharajkumar of Vizianagram England

Who is the best spinner of India?

The 11 Indian spinners in T20 World Cup contention, ranked by how likely they are to play

  • In order: Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar.
  • In order: Varun Chakravarthy, Rahul Chahar, Axar Patel, Krunal Pandya.
  • In order: Ravichandran Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Rahul Tewatia, Ravi Bishnoi.
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