Played at
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
17,18,19,20 December 1999 (4day match)
Indians 1st innings  R  M  B  4s  6s  SR  

VVS Laxman  c †Atkinson b Wright  0  10  7  0  0  0.00  
S Ramesh  c Marsh b Downton  34  70  48  3  0  70.83  
R Dravid  c †Atkinson b Wright  107  324  257  10  0  41.63  
HH Kanitkar  lbw b Kremerskothen  58  176  140  7  0  41.42  
R Vijay Bharadwaj  run out (Miller)  14  72  68  0  0  20.58  
SC Ganguly*  c †Atkinson b Downton  5  19  14  1  0  35.71  
NR Mongia†  c Kremerskothen b Downton  5  26  16  0  0  31.25  
T Kumaran  b Downton  15  30  26  3  0  57.69  
BKV Prasad  not out  17  115  83  1  0  20.48  
Harbhajan Singh  c Hills b Downton  15  10  9  3  0  166.66  
DS Mohanty  not out  22  95  88  3  0  25.00  
Extras  (b 2, lb 10, w 1, nb 11)  24  
Total  (9 wickets dec; 124 overs; 478 mins)  316  (2.54 runs per over) 
Bowling  O  M  R  W  Econ  

DG Wright  22  3  77  2  3.50  (2nb)  
AG Downton  30  10  90  5  3.00  (1nb, 1w)  
CR Miller  32  14  43  0  1.34  (3nb)  
S Young  13  5  23  0  1.76  (3nb)  
SP Kremerskothen  17  2  52  1  3.05  (2nb)  
DJ Marsh  10  3  19  0  1.90  
Tasmania 1st innings  R  M  B  4s  6s  SR  

DF Hills  run out (Ramesh/Laxman/Dravid)  84  295  210  11  0  40.00  
J Cox*  c Prasad b Ganguly  139  400  278  13  0  50.00  
MJ Di Venuto  c †Mongia b Vijay Bharadwaj  12  33  25  2  0  48.00  
JA Dykes  lbw b Vijay Bharadwaj  61  176  135  7  0  45.18  
DJ Marsh  c Dravid b Vijay Bharadwaj  157  297  213  12  1  73.70  
S Young  not out  62  198  154  5  0  40.25  
SP Kremerskothen  not out  1  6  6  0  0  16.66  
Extras  (b 1, lb 11, w 6, nb 14)  32  
Total  (5 wickets dec; 168 overs; 705 mins)  548  (3.26 runs per over) 
Did not batMN Atkinson†, DG Wright, CR Miller, AG Downton
Bowling  O  M  R  W  Econ  

BKV Prasad  21  5  52  0  2.47  
DS Mohanty  26  6  81  0  3.11  (6nb)  
SC Ganguly  11  0  42  1  3.81  (3nb)  
T Kumaran  26  6  105  0  4.03  (3nb, 1w)  
Harbhajan Singh  47  5  141  0  3.00  
R Vijay Bharadwaj  32  2  105  3  3.28  (2nb, 1w)  
HH Kanitkar  5  0  10  0  2.00  
Indians 2nd innings  R  M  B  4s  6s  SR  

VVS Laxman  st †Atkinson b Young  58  161  112  8  0  51.78  
S Ramesh  c †Atkinson b Kremerskothen  27  102  71  1  0  38.02  
R Vijay Bharadwaj  lbw b Di Venuto  15  115  106  1  0  14.15  
R Dravid  not out  18  73  65  2  0  27.69  
HH Kanitkar  not out  0  16  15  0  0  0.00  
Extras  (b 3, lb 3, w 3, nb 3)  12  
Total  (3 wickets; 61 overs; 235 mins)  130  (2.13 runs per over) 
Did not batSC Ganguly*, NR Mongia†, T Kumaran, BKV Prasad, Harbhajan Singh, DS Mohanty
Bowling  O  M  R  W  Econ  

CR Miller  16  7  29  0  1.81  (1nb)  
AG Downton  8  1  30  0  3.75  
DG Wright  8  3  10  0  1.25  (1nb)  
SP Kremerskothen  9  3  22  1  2.44  (1nb)  
DJ Marsh  8  2  17  0  2.12  
S Young  2  0  6  1  3.00  
JA Dykes  2  1  3  0  1.50  (1w)  
MN Atkinson  4  3  1  0  0.25  
MJ Di Venuto  2  0  6  1  3.00  
J Cox  1  1  0  0  0.00  
DF Hills  1  1  0  0  0.00  
Match details
Toss  Indians, who chose to bat
Umpires
 PV Mulcahy and JH Smeaton
Close of play
 Fri, 17 Dec  day 1  Indians 1st innings 241/6 (NR Mongia 4*, T Kumaran 4*, 92 ov)
 Sat, 18 Dec  day 2  Tasmania 1st innings 166/0 (DF Hills 67*, J Cox 88*, 58 ov)
 Sun, 19 Dec  day 3  Tasmania 1st innings 472/4 (DJ Marsh 118*, S Young 32*, 148 ov)
 Mon, 20 Dec  day 4  Indians 2nd innings 130/3 (61 ov)  end of match
Match Notes

 12th Men: DJ Gandhi (Ind) and BS Targett (Tas)

 India 50 in 54 minutes from 74 balls
 Ramesh/Dravid 50 partnership in 55 minutes from 75 balls
 Lunch: India 2/83 (Dravid 32*, Kanitkar 10*, 29 overs)
 India 100 in 142 minutes from 210 balls
 Dravid/Kanitkar 50 partnership in 74 minutes from 120 balls
 R Dravid 50 in 151 minutes from 121 balls, 6x4
 India 150 in 211 minutes from 318 balls
 Dravid/Kanitkar 100 partnership in 148 minutes from 238 balls
 HH Kanitkar 50 in 157 minutes from 124 balls, 6x4
 Tea: India 2/165 (Dravid 69*, Kanitkar 54*, 61 overs)
 India 200 in 278 minutes from 440 balls
 R Dravid 100 in 280 minutes from 225 balls, 10x4
 Dravid/Bharadwaj 50 partnership in 59 minutes from 95 balls
 Attendance: 588

 India 250 in 359 minutes from 564 balls
 India 300 in 430 minutes from 669 balls
 Lunch: India 9/316 (Mohanty 22*, Prasad 17*, 124 overs)
 Tasmania 50 in 85 minutes from 114 balls
 Hills/Cox 50 partnership in 85 minutes from 114 balls
 Tea: Tasmania 0/74 (Cox 45*, Hills 25*, 26 overs)
 J Cox 50 in 130 minutes from 87 balls, 5x4
 Tasmania 100 in 149 minutes from 202 balls
 Hills/Cox 100 partnership in 149 minutes from 202 balls
 DF Hills 50 in 172 minutes from 120 balls, 8x4
 Tasmania 150 in 207 minutes from 290 balls
 Hills/Cox 150 partnership in 207 minutes from 290 balls
 Attendance: 356

 J Cox 100 in 274 minutes from 206 balls, 10x4
 Tasmania 200 in 288 minutes from 420 balls
 Hills/Cox 200 partnership in 288 minutes from 420 balls
 Tasmania 250 in 362 minutes from 524 balls
 Lunch: Tasmania 2/254 (Cox 132*, Dykes 15*, 87 overs)
 Cox/Dykes 50 partnership in 69 minutes from 103 balls
 Tasmania 300 in 436 minutes from 621 balls
 JA Dykes 50 in 142 minutes from 110 balls, 6x4
 Dykes/Marsh 50 partnership in 67 minutes from 88 balls
 Tasmania 350 in 485 minutes from 693 balls
 Tea: Tasmania 3/350 (Dykes 55*, Marsh 38*, 114 overs)
 DJ Marsh 50 in 96 minutes from 69 balls, 7x4 1x6
 Dykes/Marsh 100 partnership in 103 minutes from 142 balls
 Tasmania 400 in 543 minutes from 774 balls
 Marsh/Young 50 partnership in 70 minutes from 92 balls
 DJ Marsh 100 in 188 minutes from 123 balls, 8x4 1x6
 Tasmania 450 in 594 minutes from 848 balls
 Attendance: 372

 Marsh/Young 100 partnership in 126 minutes from 193 balls
 Tasmania 500 in 644 minutes from 934 balls
 S Young 50 in 156 minutes from 127 balls, 5x4
 Marsh/Young 150 partnership in 172 minutes from 269 balls
 DJ Marsh 150 in 282 minutes from 206 balls, 11x4 1x6
 Lunch: India 0/17 (Ramesh 10*, Laxman 7*, 6 overs)
 India 50 in 63 minutes from 94 balls
 Laxman/Ramesh 50 partnership in 63 minutes from 94 balls
 VVS Laxman 50 in 138 minutes from 96 balls, 7x4
 Tea: India 1/88 (Laxman 53*, Bharadwaj 6*, 35 overs)
 India 100 in 164 minutes from 240 balls
 S Young kept wicket late on day 4 (approx 2 overs before Atkinson bowled)
 Match concluded at 5:30 pm (half an hour before the scheduled drawing of stumps) by mutual consent