1980-1981 Australia v India - 3rd Test - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 7th February, 1981  
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Toss: Australia  
Result: India won by 59 runs
Player of Match: G R Viswanath

India 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S M Gavaskar* c Hughes b Pascoe 10  70  0  0 14.29  4.22%
C P S Chauhan c Yardley b Pascoe 0  3  0  0 0.00
D B Vengsarkar c Border b Lillee 12  28  1  0 42.86  5.06%
G R Viswanath c Chappell b Yardley 114  222  11  0 51.35  48.10%
S M Patil c Hughes b Lillee 23  33  4  0 69.70  9.70%
Yashpal Sharma c †Marsh b Lillee 4  9  0  0 44.44  1.69%
Kapil Dev c Hughes b Pascoe 5  13  1  0 38.46  2.11%
S M H Kirmani c †Marsh b Lillee 25  44  1  0 56.82  10.55%
K D Ghavri run out 0  21  0  0 0.00
N S Yadav not out 20  55  2  0 36.36  8.44%
D R Doshi c Walters b Yardley 0  16  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 8, w 6, nb 9) 24  
Total All Out   (84.0 overs @ 2.82 rpo) 237  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  Chauhan   2-22  Vengsarkar   3-43  Gavaskar   4-91  Patil   
5-99  Yashpal Sharma   6-115  Kapil Dev   7-164  Kirmani   8-190  Ghavri   
9-230  Viswanath   10-237  Doshi   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D K Lillee 25.0 6 65 4 2.60  40.00%
L S Pascoe 22.0 11 29 3 1.32  30.00%
G S Chappell 5.0 2 9 0 1.80
B Yardley 13.0 3 45 2 3.46  20.00%
J D Higgs 19.0 2 65 0 3.42
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J Dyson c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev 16  41  0  0 39.02  3.82%
G M Wood c Doshi b Ghavri 10  25  0  0 40.00  2.39%
G S Chappell* c & b Ghavri 76  175  6  0 43.43  18.14%
K J Hughes c Chauhan b Yadav 24  64  4  0 37.50  5.73%
A R Border b Yadav 124  265  12  0 46.79  29.59%
K D Walters st †Kirmani b Doshi 78  148  6  0 52.70  18.62%
R W Marsh c sub b Doshi 45  118  3  0 38.14  10.74%
B Yardley lbw b Doshi 0  5  0  0 0.00
D K Lillee c & b Patil 19  72  2  0 26.39  4.53%
L S Pascoe lbw b Patil 3  17  0  0 17.65  0.72%
J D Higgs not out 1  15  0  0 6.67  0.24%
Extras (b 12, lb 6, nb 5) 23  
Total All Out   (156.3 overs @ 2.68 rpo) 419  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-30  Dyson   2-32  Wood   3-81  Hughes   4-189  Chappell   
5-320  Border   6-356  Walters   7-356  Yardley   8-413  Lillee   
9-413  Marsh   10-419  Pascoe   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Kapil Dev 19.0 7 41 1 2.16  10.00%
D R Doshi 52.0 14 109 3 2.10  30.00%
K D Ghavri 39.0 4 110 2 2.82  20.00%
N S Yadav 32.0 6 100 2 3.13  20.00%
C P S Chauhan 2.0 0 8 0 4.00
S M Patil 12.3 4 28 2 2.24  20.00%
 
India 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S M Gavaskar* lbw b Lillee 70  180  5  0 38.89  21.60%
C P S Chauhan c Yardley b Lillee 85  198  12  0 42.93  26.23%
D B Vengsarkar c †Marsh b Pascoe 41  91  3  0 45.05  12.65%
G R Viswanath b Lillee 30  72  3  0 41.67  9.26%
S M Patil c Chappell b Yardley 36  26  1  0 138.46  11.11%
Yashpal Sharma b Pascoe 9  23  1  0 39.13  2.78%
S M H Kirmani run out 9  17  0  0 52.94  2.78%
Kapil Dev b Yardley 0  1  0  0 0.00
K D Ghavri not out 11  42  1  0 26.19  3.40%
D R Doshi b Lillee 7  12  1  0 58.33  2.16%
N S Yadav absent hurt            
Extras (b 11, lb 8, nb 7) 26  
Total All Out   (109.1 overs @ 2.97 rpo) 324  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-165  Gavaskar   2-176  Chauhan   3-243  Viswanath   4-245  Vengsarkar   
5-260  Yashpal Sharma   6-296  Patil   7-296  Kapil Dev   8-308  Kirmani   
9-324  Doshi   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D K Lillee 32.1 5 104 4 3.23  40.00%
L S Pascoe 29.0 4 80 2 2.76  20.00%
B Yardley 31.0 11 65 2 2.10  20.00%
J D Higgs 15.0 3 41 0 2.73
A R Border 2.0 0 8 0 4.00
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 143) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J Dyson c †Kirmani b Ghavri 3  24  0  0 12.50  3.61%
G M Wood st †Kirmani b Doshi 10  41  0  0 24.39  12.05%
G S Chappell* b Ghavri 0  1  0  0 0.00
K J Hughes b Doshi 16  49  1  0 32.65  19.28%
B Yardley b Kapil Dev 7  58  1  0 12.07  8.43%
A R Border c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev 9  24  1  0 37.50  10.84%
K D Walters not out 18  60  1  0 30.00  21.69%
R W Marsh b Kapil Dev 3  8  0  0 37.50  3.61%
D K Lillee b Kapil Dev 4  5  1  0 80.00  4.82%
L S Pascoe run out 6  15  0  0 40.00  7.23%
J D Higgs lbw b Kapil Dev 0  9  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 5, nb 2) 7  
Total All Out   (48.4 overs @ 1.71 rpo) 83  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-11  Dyson   2-11  Chappell   3-18  Wood   4-40  Hughes   
5-50  Yardley   6-55  Border   7-61  Marsh   8-69  Lillee   
9-79  Pascoe   10-83  Higgs   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Kapil Dev 16.4 4 28 5 1.68  50.00%
D R Doshi 22.0 9 33 2 1.50  20.00%
K D Ghavri 8.0 4 10 2 1.25  20.00%
S M Patil 2.0 0 5 0 2.50
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 12/0 (J Dyson 9*, GM Wood 1*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 272/4 (AR Border 95*, KD Walters 36*)
Day 3 - India 2nd innings 108/0 (SM Gavaskar 59*, CPS Chauhan 41*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 24/3 (KJ Hughes 4*, B Yardley 4*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 83, 48.4 overs - end of match