India tour of Australia, 2007/08 / Scorecard

Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 1st Test

Australia v India

Australia won by 337 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PA Jaques st †Dhoni b Kumble 66 142 108 8 0 61.11
View dismissal ML Hayden c Dravid b Khan 124 268 183 9 0 67.75
View dismissal RT Ponting* b Khan 4 21 13 0 0 30.76
View dismissal MEK Hussey lbw b Kumble 2 4 3 0 0 66.66
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Laxman b Singh 20 82 60 0 0 33.33
View dismissal A Symonds c sub (KD Karthik) b Kumble 35 59 42 5 0 83.33
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Tendulkar b Kumble 23 58 42 1 0 54.76
View dismissal GB Hogg c Dravid b Khan 17 54 44 0 0 38.63
View dismissal B Lee lbw b Kumble 0 11 12 0 0 0.00
MG Johnson not out 15 58 35 1 1 42.85
View dismissal SR Clark c Harbhajan Singh b Khan 21 30 23 3 0 91.30
Extras (lb 5, w 2, nb 9) 16
Total (all out; 92.4 overs; 395 mins) 343 (3.70 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-135 (Jaques, 33.4 ov), 2-162 (Ponting, 38.5 ov), 3-165 (Hussey, 39.3 ov), 4-225 (Clarke, 59.1 ov), 5-241 (Hayden, 62.3 ov), 6-281 (Symonds, 71.4 ov), 7-288 (Gilchrist, 75.3 ov), 8-294 (Lee, 79.2 ov), 9-312 (Hogg, 86.1 ov), 10-343 (Clark, 92.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets Z Khan 23.4 1 94 4 3.97 (8nb, 1w)
View wicket RP Singh 20 3 82 1 4.10 (1w)
Harbhajan Singh 20 3 61 0 3.05
SC Ganguly 3 1 15 0 5.00 (1nb)
View wickets A Kumble 25 4 84 5 3.36
SR Tendulkar 1 0 2 0 2.00
India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal W Jaffer c †Gilchrist b Lee 4 38 27 0 0 14.81
View dismissal R Dravid lbw b Clark 5 103 66 0 0 7.57
View dismissal VVS Laxman c Ponting b Lee 26 98 56 1 0 46.42
View dismissal SR Tendulkar b Clark 62 113 77 7 1 80.51
View dismissal SC Ganguly b Hogg 43 134 79 1 1 54.43
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh c †Gilchrist b Clark 0 10 11 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MS Dhoni lbw b Clark 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal A Kumble* c †Gilchrist b Lee 27 93 76 4 0 35.52
View dismissal Harbhajan Singh c Clarke b Hogg 2 29 24 0 0 8.33
View dismissal Z Khan c †Gilchrist b Lee 11 24 14 2 0 78.57
RP Singh not out 2 8 6 0 0 33.33
Extras (b 4, lb 3, nb 7) 14
Total (all out; 71.5 overs; 315 mins) 196 (2.72 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Jaffer, 8.3 ov), 2-31 (Dravid, 21.4 ov), 3-55 (Laxman, 30.1 ov), 4-120 (Tendulkar, 45.1 ov), 5-122 (Yuvraj Singh, 47.4 ov), 6-122 (Dhoni, 47.6 ov), 7-166 (Ganguly, 60.1 ov), 8-173 (Harbhajan Singh, 66.6 ov), 9-193 (Kumble, 69.6 ov), 10-196 (Khan, 71.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 19.5 6 46 4 2.31 (6nb)
MG Johnson 13 5 25 0 1.92 (1nb)
A Symonds 3 1 8 0 2.66
View wickets SR Clark 15 4 28 4 1.86
View wickets GB Hogg 21 3 82 2 3.90
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PA Jaques c & b Kumble 51 162 103 5 0 49.51
View dismissal ML Hayden c Ganguly b Harbhajan Singh 47 84 54 6 0 87.03
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh 3 9 7 0 0 42.85
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Tendulkar b Singh 36 95 84 0 0 42.85
View dismissal MJ Clarke st †Dhoni b Kumble 73 154 113 5 0 64.60
View dismissal A Symonds lbw b Khan 44 75 52 4 2 84.61
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Singh b Harbhajan Singh 35 83 59 4 0 59.32
GB Hogg not out 35 59 50 1 2 70.00
B Lee not out 11 26 19 1 0 57.89
Extras (lb 3, nb 13) 16
Total (7 wickets dec; 88 overs; 380 mins) 351 (3.98 runs per over)
Did not bat MG Johnson, SR Clark
Fall of wickets 1-83 (Hayden, 18.5 ov), 2-89 (Ponting, 20.2 ov), 3-139 (Jaques, 38.2 ov), 4-161 (Hussey, 45.1 ov), 5-243 (Symonds, 61.5 ov), 6-288 (Clarke, 73.1 ov), 7-316 (Gilchrist, 80.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket Z Khan 20 2 93 1 4.65 (12nb)
View wicket RP Singh 16 1 50 1 3.12
View wickets A Kumble 25 2 102 2 4.08
View wickets Harbhajan Singh 26 0 101 3 3.88
SR Tendulkar 1 0 2 0 2.00
India 2nd innings (target: 499 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal R Dravid lbw b Symonds 16 154 114 2 0 14.03
View dismissal W Jaffer c †Gilchrist b Lee 15 67 40 2 0 37.50
View dismissal VVS Laxman c Clarke b Clark 42 171 112 6 0 37.50
View dismissal SR Tendulkar c †Gilchrist b Lee 15 31 21 1 0 71.42
View dismissal SC Ganguly c Ponting b Hogg 40 142 78 5 0 51.28
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh lbw b Hogg 5 16 10 1 0 50.00
View dismissal MS Dhoni c †Gilchrist b Johnson 11 32 32 2 0 34.37
View dismissal A Kumble* c †Gilchrist b Johnson 8 26 21 1 0 38.09
View dismissal Harbhajan Singh run out (Hussey/Hogg) 0 3 0 0 0 -
Z Khan not out 0 16 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal RP Singh b Johnson 2 14 20 0 0 10.00
Extras (b 1, nb 6) 7
Total (all out; 74 overs; 342 mins) 161 (2.17 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-26 (Jaffer, 15.3 ov), 2-54 (Dravid, 34.3 ov), 3-77 (Tendulkar, 41.3 ov), 4-118 (Laxman, 53.4 ov), 5-125 (Yuvraj Singh, 56.2 ov), 6-144 (Dhoni, 63.6 ov), 7-157 (Kumble, 69.6 ov), 8-157 (Harbhajan Singh, 70.1 ov), 9-157 (Ganguly, 70.3 ov), 10-161 (Singh, 73.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 14 3 43 2 3.07 (4nb)
View wickets MG Johnson 15 6 21 3 1.40 (2nb)
View wicket SR Clark 15 9 20 1 1.33
View wickets GB Hogg 17 3 51 2 3.00
View wicket A Symonds 13 5 25 1 1.92
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 4-match series 1-0
Player of the match ML Hayden (Australia)
Umpires MR Benson (England) and BF Bowden (New Zealand)
TV umpire SJ Davis
Match referee MJ Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire JD Ward
Close of play
Wed, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 337/9 (MG Johnson 10*, SR Clark 21*, 90 ov)
Thu, 27 Dec - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 32/0 (PA Jaques 10*, ML Hayden 22*, 8 ov)
Fri, 28 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 6/0 (R Dravid 3*, W Jaffer 2*, 8 ov)
Sat, 29 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 161 (74 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Drinks: India - 27/1 in 21.0 overs (R Dravid 10, VVS Laxman 0)
  • India: 50 runs in 31.3 overs (191 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: India - 56/2 in 35.0 overs (VVS Laxman 21, SR Tendulkar 2)
  • India: 100 runs in 48.5 overs (297 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: India - 101/3 in 49.0 overs (VVS Laxman 33, SC Ganguly 18)
  • Tea: India - 134/5 in 61.0 overs (SC Ganguly 36, MS Dhoni 1)
  • India: 150 runs in 66.4 overs (404 balls), Extras 4
  • Attendance: 16738 (Total: 166159)
  • Match Scorers: Sajan Nair and Binoy George
 
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Dec 29, 2007

Sourav Ganguly edges past Michael Clarke at slip, Australia v India, 1st Test, Melbourne, 4th day, December 29, 2007

Sourav Ganguly edges past Michael Clarke at slip

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Dec 29, 2007

VVS Laxman drives through cover, Australia v India, 1st Test, Melbourne, 4th day, December 29, 2007

VVS Laxman drives through cover

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