India in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v India

England won by 247 runs

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch* b Prabhakar 333 628 485 43 3 68.65
MA Atherton b Kapil Dev 8 22 20 1 0 40.00
DI Gower c Manjrekar b Hirwani 40 155 109 4 0 36.69
AJ Lamb c Manjrekar b Sharma 139 276 187 22 0 74.33
RA Smith not out 100 194 155 14 0 64.51
JE Morris not out 4 23 21 1 0 19.04
Extras (b 2, lb 21, w 2, nb 4) 29
Total (4 wickets dec; 162 overs) 653 (4.03 runs per over)
Did not bat RC Russell, CC Lewis, EE Hemmings, ARC Fraser, DE Malcolm
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Atherton), 2-141 (Gower), 3-449 (Lamb), 4-641 (Gooch)
Bowling O M R W Econ
N Kapil Dev 34 5 120 1 3.52
M Prabhakar 43 6 187 1 4.34
SK Sharma 33 5 122 1 3.69
RJ Shastri 22 0 99 0 4.50
ND Hirwani 30 1 102 1 3.40
India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RJ Shastri c Gooch b Hemmings 100 245 184 12 1 54.34
NS Sidhu c Morris b Fraser 30 76 56 2 0 53.57
SV Manjrekar c †Russell b Gooch 18 74 59 1 0 30.50
DB Vengsarkar c †Russell b Fraser 52 136 111 8 0 46.84
M Azharuddin* b Hemmings 121 173 111 22 0 109.00
SR Tendulkar b Lewis 10 30 19 1 0 52.63
M Prabhakar c Lewis b Malcolm 25 58 49 3 0 51.02
N Kapil Dev not out 77 89 75 8 4 102.66
KS More c Morris b Fraser 8 29 30 0 0 26.66
SK Sharma c †Russell b Fraser 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
ND Hirwani lbw b Fraser 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 1, w 4, nb 8) 13
Total (all out; 114.1 overs) 454 (3.97 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-63 (Sidhu), 2-102 (Manjrekar), 3-191 (Shastri), 4-241 (Vengsarkar), 5-288 (Tendulkar), 6-348 (Prabhakar), 7-393 (Azharuddin), 8-430 (More), 9-430 (Sharma), 10-454 (Hirwani)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DE Malcolm 25 1 106 1 4.24
ARC Fraser 39.1 9 104 5 2.65
CC Lewis 24 3 108 1 4.50
GA Gooch 6 3 26 1 4.33
EE Hemmings 20 3 109 2 5.45
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch* c Azharuddin b Sharma 123 150 113 13 4 108.84
MA Atherton c Vengsarkar b Sharma 72 157 114 8 0 63.15
DI Gower not out 32 67 55 2 0 58.18
AJ Lamb c Tendulkar b Hirwani 19 40 27 2 0 70.37
RA Smith b Prabhakar 15 18 19 1 0 78.94
Extras (lb 11) 11
Total (4 wickets dec; 54.2 overs) 272 (5.00 runs per over)
Did not bat JE Morris, RC Russell, CC Lewis, EE Hemmings, ARC Fraser, DE Malcolm
Fall of wickets 1-204 (Gooch), 2-207 (Atherton), 3-250 (Lamb), 4-272 (Smith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
N Kapil Dev 10 0 53 0 5.30
M Prabhakar 11.2 2 45 1 3.97
RJ Shastri 7 0 38 0 5.42
SK Sharma 15 0 75 2 5.00
ND Hirwani 11 0 50 1 4.54
India 2nd innings (target: 472 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
RJ Shastri c †Russell b Malcolm 12 30 18 2 0 66.66
NS Sidhu c Morris b Fraser 1 9 5 0 0 20.00
SV Manjrekar c †Russell b Malcolm 33 57 47 6 0 70.21
DB Vengsarkar c †Russell b Hemmings 35 91 72 2 0 48.61
M Azharuddin* c Atherton b Lewis 37 73 56 5 0 66.07
SR Tendulkar c Gooch b Fraser 27 93 65 4 0 41.53
M Prabhakar lbw b Lewis 8 12 14 1 0 57.14
N Kapil Dev c Lewis b Hemmings 7 26 14 0 0 50.00
KS More lbw b Fraser 16 62 59 2 0 27.11
SK Sharma run out (Gooch) 38 36 26 7 0 146.15
ND Hirwani not out 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 1, nb 6) 10
Total (all out; 62 overs) 224 (3.61 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-9 (Sidhu), 2-23 (Shastri), 3-63 (Manjrekar), 4-114 (Vengsarkar), 5-127 (Azharuddin), 6-140 (Prabhakar), 7-158 (Kapil Dev), 8-181 (Tendulkar), 9-206 (More), 10-224 (Sharma)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ARC Fraser 22 7 39 3 1.77
DE Malcolm 10 0 65 2 6.50
EE Hemmings 21 2 79 2 3.76
MA Atherton 1 0 11 0 11.00
CC Lewis 8 1 26 2 3.25
Match details
Toss India, who chose to field
Series England led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debut JE Morris (England)
Player of the match GA Gooch (England)
Umpires HD Bird and NT Plews
Close of play
Thu, 26 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 359/2 (GA Gooch 194*, AJ Lamb 104*)
Fri, 27 Jul - day 2 - India 1st innings 48/0 (RJ Shastri 27*, NS Sidhu 20*)
Sat, 28 Jul - day 3 - India 1st innings 376/6 (M Azharuddin 117*, N Kapil Dev 14*)
Sun, 29 Jul - rest day
Mon, 30 Jul - day 4 - India 2nd innings 57/2 (SV Manjrekar 29*, DB Vengsarkar 14*)
Tue, 31 Jul - day 5 - India 2nd innings 224 (62 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • England 1st innings
  • Gooch 333 : 6th highest ever test score (628 mins, 485 balls, 3 6's, 43 4's)
  • Gooch/Lamb partnership of 308 : highest England partnership v India (276 mins)
  • England 653-4 : England's highest score against India.
  • India 1st innings
  • India avoided the follow-on when Kapil Dev hit 4 consecutive 6's off Hemmings (having played the 1st two balls of the over defensively).
  • England 2nd innings
  • Gooch 123: (150 mins, 113 balls, 4 6's)
  • Gooch's aggregate score (456) : highest ever in tests 2nd highest in 1st class
  • Gooch/Atherton (204) : highest 1st wicket partnership for England v India
 
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Series Results
England v India at The Oval - Aug 23-28, 1990
Match drawn
England v India at Manchester - Aug 9-14, 1990
Match drawn
England v India at Lord's - Jul 26-31, 1990
England won by 247 runs
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Jul 27, 1990

Graham Gooch is dismissed after scoring 333, England v India, 1st Test, Lord's, July 27, 1990

Graham Gooch is dismissed after scoring 333

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Jul 26, 1990

Sachin Tendulkar celebrates a wicket, England v India, 1st Test, Lord's, 1st day, July 26, 1990

Sachin Tendulkar celebrates a wicket

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