India in England: Gavaskar hits double century in 1979

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India in England: Gavaskar hits double century in 1979

First Test: England v India

21-25 July
Start time:
1100 BST
Live ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC 5 live sports extra, BBC Radio 4 Long Wave & BBC Sport website; live video scorecard on Red Button (not Freeview); live text commentary on BBC Sport website & mobile; watch live on Sky Sports (subscription required); highlights each evening on Channel 5

As India continue their summer tour of England, BBC Sport delves into the archive to look back at some classic moments from previous tours.

Sunil Gavaskar notches his highest test score against England with 221 at The Oval in 1979.

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