Test Match #855 Hide Percentages    Printable Scorecard     
1979-1980 India v Australia - 1st Test
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
11th September, 1979
 
India 425
Australia 390 & 212/7
Match drawn

 
Australia   1st Innings
 
BATTING
 
R
 
BF
 
4s
 
6s
 
SR
 
% Total
Andrew Hilditch c Venkataraghavan b Kapil Dev 4  8  1  0 50.00 1.03%
Graeme Wood lbw b Doshi 33  83  5  0 39.76 8.46%
Allan Border run out 162  360  24  1 45.00 41.54%
Kim Hughes* c Venkataraghavan b Doshi 100  204  10  1 49.02 25.64%
Graham Yallop c Yajurvindra Singh b Doshi 18  53  2  0 33.96 4.62%
Davenell Whatmore c Venkataraghavan b Doshi 20  44  3  0 45.45 5.13%
Kevin Wright b Venkataraghavan 20  36  4  0 55.56 5.13%
Geoffrey Dymock lbw b Kapil Dev 16  58  4  0 27.59 4.10%
Rodney Hogg c Kapil Dev b Doshi 3  4  0  0 75.00 0.77%
Alan Hurst c †Kirmani b Doshi 0  1  0  0 0.00
James Higgs not out 1  21  0  0 4.76 0.26%
Extras (b 1, lb 7, w 1, nb 4) 13  
Total All Out   (145.0 overs @ 2.69 rpo) 390
Fall of Wickets
 
1-8 Andrew Hilditch, 2-75 Graeme Wood, 3-297 Kim Hughes, 4-318 Allan Border,
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5-339 Graham Yallop, 6-352 Davenell Whatmore, 7-369 Kevin Wright, 8-375 Rodney Hogg,
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9-376 Alan Hurst, 10-390 Geoffrey Dymock
 
BOWLING
 
O
 
M
 
R
 
W
 
ER
 
% Wickets
Kapil Dev 25.4 3 95 2 3.70 20.00
Karsan Ghavri 20.0 4 49 0 2.45
Jaswantsingh Yajurvindra Singh 9.0 1 29 0 3.22
Srinivas Venkataraghavan 46.0 16 101 1 2.20 10.00
Dilip Doshi 43.0 10 103 6 2.40 60.00
 
 
India   1st Innings
 
BATTING
 
R
 
BF
 
4s
 
6s
 
SR
 
% Total
Sunil Gavaskar* c Wood b Hogg 50  80  7  0 62.50 11.76%
Chetandra Chauhan c †Wright b Higgs 26  91  3  0 28.57 6.12%
Syed Kirmani c Border b Hogg 57  206  6  0 27.67 13.41%
Gundappa Viswanath c Hughes b Higgs 17  45  3  0 37.78 4.00%
Dillip Vengsarkar c Whatmore b Higgs 65  77  10  1 84.42 15.29%
Yashpal Sharma lbw b Higgs 52  150  4  0 34.67 12.24%
Jaswantsingh Yajurvindra Singh c †Wright b Yallop 15  47  3  0 31.91 3.53%
Kapil Dev c Hurst b Higgs 83  74  14  0 112.16 19.53%
Karsan Ghavri not out 23  38  4  0 60.53 5.41%
Srinivas Venkataraghavan lbw b Higgs 4  19  1  0 21.05 0.94%
Dilip Doshi c Hogg b Higgs 3  4  0  0 75.00 0.71%
Extras (b 2, lb 5, nb 23) 30  
Total All Out   (130.3 overs @ 3.26 rpo) 425
Fall of Wickets
 
1-80 Chetandra Chauhan, 2-89 Sunil Gavaskar, 3-122 Gundappa Viswanath,
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4-221 Dillip Vengsarkar, 5-240 Syed Kirmani, 6-281 Jaswantsingh Yajurvindra Singh,
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7-371 Yashpal Sharma, 8-394 Kapil Dev, 9-417 Srinivas Venkataraghavan,
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10-425 Dilip Doshi
 
BOWLING
 
O
 
M
 
R
 
W
 
ER
 
% Wickets
Rodney Hogg 22.0 1 85 2 3.86 20.00
Alan Hurst 23.0 8 51 0 2.22
James Higgs 41.3 12 143 7 3.45 70.00
Geoffrey Dymock 24.0 6 65 0 2.71
Allan Border 14.0 4 30 0 2.14
Graham Yallop 6.0 1 21 1 3.50 10.00
 
 
Australia   2nd Innings
 
BATTING
 
R
 
BF
 
4s
 
6s
 
SR
 
% Total
Andrew Hilditch lbw b Doshi 55  188  5  0 29.26 25.94%
Graeme Wood c Chauhan b Kapil Dev 2  4  0  0 50.00 0.94%
Allan Border b Venkataraghavan 50  138  8  0 36.23 23.58%
Kim Hughes* lbw b Venkataraghavan 36  125  0  0 28.80 16.98%
Graham Yallop run out 2  23  0  0 8.70 0.94%
Davenell Whatmore c Chauhan b Doshi 8  28  1  0 28.57 3.77%
Kevin Wright b Venkataraghavan 5  24  0  0 20.83 2.36%
Geoffrey Dymock not out 28  69  3  0 40.58 13.21%
Rodney Hogg not out 8  58  1  0 13.79 3.77%
Extras (b 11, lb 4, nb 3) 18  
Total 7 wickets   (113.4 overs @ 1.87 rpo) 212
 
Did not Bat
 
Alan Hurst, James Higgs
Fall of Wickets
 
1-2 Graeme Wood, 2-103 Allan Border, 3-123 Andrew Hilditch, 4-127 Graham Yallop,
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5-146 Davenell Whatmore, 6-156 Kevin Wright, 7-175 Kim Hughes
 
BOWLING
 
O
 
M
 
R
 
W
 
ER
 
% Wickets
Kapil Dev 9.0 3 30 1 3.33 10.00
Karsan Ghavri 17.4 8 23 0 1.30
Srinivas Venkataraghavan 45.0 10 77 3 1.71 30.00
Dilip Doshi 42.0 15 64 2 1.52 20.00
 
MATCH INFORMATION
Venue MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss Australia won the toss and elected to bat
Series 1979-1980 India v Australia - 1st Test
Match No. Test #855
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END OF DAY STATUS (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 244/2 (AR Border 129*, KJ Hughes 77*)
Day 2 - India 1st innings 80/1 (SM Gavaskar 44*, SMH Kirmani 0*)
Day 3 - India 1st innings 302/6 (Yashpal Sharma 29*, N Kapil Dev 15*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 98/1 (AMJ Hilditch 44*, AR Border 49*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 212/7, 113.4 overs - end of match

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