Border-Gavaskar Trophy

India v Australia

India won by 7 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Slater c & b Kumble 44 130 96 6 0 45.83
MA Taylor* lbw b Prasad 27 72 51 4 0 52.94
RT Ponting b Kapoor 14 47 48 1 0 29.16
ME Waugh c Dravid b Joshi 26 87 69 0 0 37.68
SR Waugh c †Mongia b Kapoor 0 4 5 0 0 0.00
MG Bevan lbw b Joshi 26 63 57 3 0 45.61
IA Healy b Kumble 17 58 43 3 0 39.53
GB Hogg c Rathour b Kumble 1 17 12 0 0 8.33
PR Reiffel c Dravid b Kumble 7 26 31 1 0 22.58
PE McIntyre not out 6 16 21 1 0 28.57
GD McGrath run out (Prasad/†Mongia) 6 10 6 1 0 100.00
Extras (b 4, lb 3, nb 1) 8
Total (all out; 73 overs; 269 mins) 182 (2.49 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-47 (Taylor), 2-81 (Ponting), 3-93 (Slater), 4-94 (SR Waugh), 5-143 (Bevan), 6-144 (ME Waugh), 7-147 (Hogg), 8-169 (Reiffel), 9-170 (Healy), 10-182 (McGrath)
Bowling O M R W Econ
BKV Prasad 12 4 34 1 2.83
DJ Johnson 4 1 12 0 3.00
SB Joshi 23 7 36 2 1.56
A Kumble 24 7 63 4 2.62 (1nb)
AR Kapoor 10 3 30 2 3.00
India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
V Rathour c Ponting b Reiffel 5 34 29 0 0 17.24
NR Mongia b Reiffel 152 497 366 18 1 41.53
SC Ganguly c ME Waugh b Hogg 66 190 154 10 1 42.85
SR Tendulkar* c ME Waugh b McIntyre 10 12 11 2 0 90.90
M Azharuddin b McGrath 17 41 41 3 0 41.46
R Dravid c †Healy b SR Waugh 40 65 64 5 0 62.50
SB Joshi c Ponting b McIntyre 23 71 42 2 1 54.76
AR Kapoor c Ponting b ME Waugh 22 49 44 2 0 50.00
A Kumble lbw b Reiffel 2 37 25 0 0 8.00
DJ Johnson not out 0 21 13 0 0 0.00
BKV Prasad b McIntyre 3 11 11 0 0 27.27
Extras (b 10, lb 1, nb 10) 21
Total (all out; 131.4 overs; 519 mins) 361 (2.74 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Rathour), 2-144 (Ganguly), 3-169 (Tendulkar), 4-199 (Azharuddin), 5-260 (Dravid), 6-303 (Joshi), 7-341 (Kapoor), 8-353 (Mongia), 9-354 (Kumble), 10-361 (Prasad)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 29 10 56 1 1.93 (8nb)
PR Reiffel 17 7 35 3 2.05
SR Waugh 13 5 25 1 1.92 (1nb)
PE McIntyre 37.4 7 103 3 2.73
GB Hogg 17 3 69 1 4.05 (1nb)
ME Waugh 18 0 62 1 3.44
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor* c Rathour b Kapoor 37 149 112 4 0 33.03
MJ Slater c Azharuddin b Johnson 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
RT Ponting b Prasad 13 25 21 2 0 61.90
ME Waugh c †Mongia b Kumble 23 80 66 4 0 34.84
MG Bevan c Azharuddin b Kumble 33 93 70 5 0 47.14
SR Waugh not out 67 273 221 5 0 30.31
IA Healy st †Mongia b Kumble 12 11 14 3 0 85.71
GB Hogg c Rathour b Kumble 4 31 29 0 0 13.79
PR Reiffel lbw b Kumble 6 37 39 0 0 15.38
PE McIntyre lbw b Prasad 16 73 62 2 0 25.80
GD McGrath c †Mongia b Prasad 0 7 8 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 9, lb 6, w 1, nb 7) 23
Total (all out; 108.3 overs; 393 mins) 234 (2.15 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Slater), 2-25 (Ponting), 3-72 (ME Waugh), 4-78 (Taylor), 5-145 (Bevan), 6-159 (Healy), 7-171 (Hogg), 8-191 (Reiffel), 9-232 (McIntyre), 10-234 (McGrath)
Bowling O M R W Econ
BKV Prasad 13.3 7 18 3 1.33
DJ Johnson 12 2 40 1 3.33 (1w)
A Kumble 41 12 67 5 1.63 (7nb)
SB Joshi 20 7 52 0 2.60
AR Kapoor 22 5 42 1 1.90 (2nb)
India 2nd innings (target: 56 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
V Rathour b Reiffel 14 40 28 3 0 50.00
NR Mongia lbw b Reiffel 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
SC Ganguly not out 21 56 29 3 0 72.41
SR Tendulkar* b McGrath 0 6 7 0 0 0.00
M Azharuddin not out 21 22 12 5 0 175.00
Extras (w 1, nb 1) 2
Total (3 wickets; 13.2 overs) 58 (4.35 runs per over)
Did not bat R Dravid, SB Joshi, AR Kapoor, A Kumble, DJ Johnson, BKV Prasad
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Mongia), 2-25 (Rathour), 3-26 (Tendulkar)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 7 2 30 1 4.28 (2nb)
PR Reiffel 6 2 24 2 4.00 (1nb, 1w)
PE McIntyre 0.2 0 4 0 12.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series India won the one-off match
Test debuts GB Hogg (Australia); DJ Johnson (India)
Player of the match NR Mongia (India)
Umpires S Venkataraghavan and P Willey (England)
TV umpire SK Bansal
Match referee JR Reid (New Zealand)
Close of play
Thu, 10 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 57/1 (NR Mongia 26*, SC Ganguly 19*)
Fri, 11 Oct - day 2 - India 1st innings 319/6 (NR Mongia 137*, AR Kapoor 8*)
Sat, 12 Oct - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 168/6 (SR Waugh 32*, GB Hogg 3*)
Sun, 13 Oct - day 4 - India 2nd innings 58/3 (13.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Last ball of over 25: Healy missed a stumping chance against Ganguly off McIntyre.
  • Over 40: Umpire Venkat unofficially warned McGrath about running on the pitch between balls 3 and 4. An official warning followed at the end of the over.
  • Over 42: Ganguly struck in the body by a bouncer from McGrath. Required physio's attention but was okay.
  • Over 45: Mongia's 50 off 127 balls in 180 minutes, with 6 4s. His second Test 50.
 
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India v Australia at Delhi - Oct 10-13, 1996
India won by 7 wickets
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Oct 13, 1996

Sachin Tendulkar with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, India v Australia, only Test, Delhi, October 13, 1996

Sachin Tendulkar with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy

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1996

Nayan Mongia celebrates his maiden Test century on day 2 of the 1996/97 India vs Australia test at New Delhi

Nayan Mongia celebrates his maiden Test century

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