- Parsees cricket team
The Parsis were involved in the Bombay tournament from its outset in 1877, when they challenged the
Europeans cricket teamat the Bombay Gymkhanato a two day match. At this time, the competition was known as the Presidency Match.
The Parsis made two tours of England in the 1880s. See :
Parsee cricket team in England in 1886and Parsee cricket team in England in 1888.
Vasant Raiji, "India's Hambledon Men", Tyeby Press, 1986
Mihir Bose, "A History of Indian Cricket", Andre-Deutsch, 1990
Ramachandra Guha, "A Corner of a Foreign Field - An Indian History of a British Sport", Picador, 2001
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