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

India in England Test Series - 4th Test

England v India

Match drawn

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 45 AR Butcher G Boycott - 1/45
2nd 6 G Boycott GA Gooch 1/45 2/51
3rd 0 DI Gower GA Gooch 2/51 3/51
4th 97 P Willey GA Gooch 3/51 4/148
5th 55 IT Botham GA Gooch 4/148 5/203
6th 42 GA Gooch JM Brearley 5/203 6/245
7th 27 JM Brearley DL Bairstow 6/245 7/272
8th 3 DL Bairstow PH Edmonds 7/272 8/275
9th 29 PH Edmonds RGD Willis 8/275 9/304
10th 1 M Hendrick RGD Willis 9/304 10/305
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
4 1st 213 CPS Chauhan SM Gavaskar - 1/213
4 2nd 153 DB Vengsarkar SM Gavaskar 1/213 2/366
1 4th 97 P Willey GA Gooch 3/51 4/148
3 7th 76 G Boycott DL Bairstow 6/215 7/291
3 4th 67 P Willey G Boycott 3/125 4/192
3 2nd 64 GA Gooch G Boycott 1/43 2/107
1 5th 55 IT Botham GA Gooch 4/148 5/203
1 1st 45 AR Butcher G Boycott - 1/45
2 4th 44 Yashpal Sharma GR Viswanath 3/47 4/91
3 8th 43 DL Bairstow PH Edmonds 7/291 8/334
3 1st 43 AR Butcher G Boycott - 1/43
1 6th 42 GA Gooch JM Brearley 5/203 6/245
2 5th 39 GR Viswanath Yajurvindra Singh 4/91 5/130
2 3rd 38 SM Gavaskar GR Viswanath 2/9 3/47
2 6th 31 N Kapil Dev Yajurvindra Singh 5/130 6/161
1 9th 29 PH Edmonds RGD Willis 8/275 9/304
1 7th 27 JM Brearley DL Bairstow 6/245 7/272
4 4th 22 SM Gavaskar Yashpal Sharma 3/367 4/389
4 5th 21 GR Viswanath Yashpal Sharma 4/389 5/410
3 6th 21 JM Brearley G Boycott 5/194 6/215
2 8th 20 B Reddy Yajurvindra Singh 7/172 8/192
3 3rd 18 DI Gower G Boycott 2/107 3/125
2 7th 11 KD Ghavri Yajurvindra Singh 6/161 7/172
2 1st 9 CPS Chauhan SM Gavaskar - 1/9
4 7th 8 S Venkataraghavan Yashpal Sharma 6/411 7/419
2 9th 8 S Venkataraghavan Yajurvindra Singh 8/192 9/200
4 9th 6* KD Ghavri B Reddy 8/423 8/429 (150.5)
1 2nd 6 G Boycott GA Gooch 1/45 2/51
4 8th 4 Yashpal Sharma KD Ghavri 7/419 8/423
1 8th 3 DL Bairstow PH Edmonds 7/272 8/275
3 5th 2 IT Botham G Boycott 4/192 5/194
2 10th 2 BS Bedi Yajurvindra Singh 9/200 10/202
4 6th 1 Yajurvindra Singh Yashpal Sharma 5/410 6/411
4 3rd 1 N Kapil Dev SM Gavaskar 2/366 3/367
1 10th 1 M Hendrick RGD Willis 9/304 10/305
2 2nd 0 DB Vengsarkar SM Gavaskar 1/9 2/9
1 3rd 0 DI Gower GA Gooch 2/51 3/51
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

Sep 4, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar raises a stump after India's unsuccessful run chase, England v India, The Oval, 5th day, September 4, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar raises a stump after India's unsuccessful run chase

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Sep 3, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar pulls one to the leg side during his double-century, England v India, 4th Test, The Oval, 4th day, 3 September, 1979

Sunil Gavaskar pulls one to the leg side during his double-century

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