India tour of England, 1979 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

India in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v India

England won by an innings and 83 runs

England 1st innings | India 1st innings | India 2nd innings
Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 66 JM Brearley G Boycott - 1/66
2nd 24 DW Randall G Boycott 1/66 2/90
3rd 145 GA Gooch G Boycott 2/90 3/235
4th 191 G Boycott DI Gower 3/235 4/426
5th 42 IT Botham DI Gower 4/426 5/468
6th 165* G Miller DI Gower 5/468 5/633 (165.2)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 4th 191 G Boycott DI Gower 3/235 4/426
1 6th 165* G Miller DI Gower 5/468 5/633 (165.2)
1 3rd 145 GA Gooch G Boycott 2/90 3/235
3 1st 124 SM Gavaskar CPS Chauhan - 1/124
2 4th 76 GR Viswanath AD Gaekwad 3/129 4/205
2 3rd 70 SM Gavaskar GR Viswanath 2/59 3/129
1 1st 66 JM Brearley G Boycott - 1/66
3 4th 46 AD Gaekwad GR Viswanath 3/136 4/182
3 5th 45 GR Viswanath M Amarnath 4/182 5/227
2 2nd 44 DB Vengsarkar SM Gavaskar 1/15 2/59
2 9th 43 S Venkataraghavan B Reddy 8/251 9/294
1 5th 42 IT Botham DI Gower 4/426 5/468
1 2nd 24 DW Randall G Boycott 1/66 2/90
2 8th 22 M Amarnath B Reddy 7/229 8/251
2 7th 19 KD Ghavri M Amarnath 6/210 7/229
2 1st 15 CPS Chauhan SM Gavaskar - 1/15
3 6th 13 M Amarnath N Kapil Dev 5/227 6/240
3 2nd 12 CPS Chauhan DB Vengsarkar 1/124 2/136
3 7th 9 N Kapil Dev KD Ghavri 6/240 7/249
2 5th 4 AD Gaekwad M Amarnath 4/205 5/209
2 10th 3 B Reddy BS Chandrasekhar 9/294 10/297
3 10th 2 KD Ghavri BS Chandrasekhar 9/251 10/253
3 9th 1 S Venkataraghavan KD Ghavri 8/250 9/251
3 8th 1 B Reddy KD Ghavri 7/249 8/250
2 6th 1 N Kapil Dev M Amarnath 5/209 6/210
3 3rd 0 DB Vengsarkar GR Viswanath 2/136 3/136
Series Results
England v India at The Oval - Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979
Match drawn
England v India at Leeds - Aug 16-21, 1979
Match drawn
England v India at Lord's - Aug 2-7, 1979
Match drawn
England v India at Birmingham - Jul 12-16, 1979
England won by an innings and 83 runs
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Photos

Jul 16, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar and Gundappa Viswanath walk the tightrope, England v India, 1st Test, Edgbaston, 5th day, July 16, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar and Gundappa Viswanath walk the tightrope

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Jul 14, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar is run out by Bob Taylor, England v India, 1st Test, Edgbaston, 3rd day, July 14, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar is run out by Bob Taylor

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