England in India Test Series - 1st Test

India v England

India won by 6 wickets

Partnerships - India 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 16 5.2 3.00 V Sehwag (9) G Gambhir (6) - 1/16 (5.2)
2nd 18 8.1 2.20 G Gambhir (13) R Dravid (3) 1/16 (5.2) 2/34 (13.3)
3rd 3 0.3 6.00 R Dravid (0) SR Tendulkar (3) 2/34 (13.3) 3/37 (13.6)
4th 61 17.2 3.51 VVS Laxman (24) SR Tendulkar (34) 3/37 (13.6) 4/98 (31.2)
5th 4 0.5 4.80 SR Tendulkar (0) Yuvraj Singh (4) 4/98 (31.2) 5/102 (32.1)
6th 35 11.1 3.13 Yuvraj Singh (10) MS Dhoni (23) 5/102 (32.1) 6/137 (43.2)
7th 75 16.5 4.45 Harbhajan Singh (40) MS Dhoni (26) 6/137 (43.2) 7/212 (60.1)
8th 5 3.2 1.50 Z Khan (1) MS Dhoni (4) 7/212 (60.1) 8/217 (63.3)
9th 2 0.4 3.00 MS Dhoni (0) A Mishra (0) 8/217 (63.3) 9/219 (64.1)
10th 22 5.3 4.00 A Mishra (12) I Sharma (8) 9/219 (64.1) 10/241 (69.4)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 4th 214 72.1 2.96 AJ Strauss (93) PD Collingwood (100) 3/43 (13.1) 4/257 (85.2)
4 5th 163* 41.5 3.89 SR Tendulkar (11) Yuvraj Singh (26) 4/224 (56.4) 4/387 (98.3)
1 1st 118 40.0 2.95 AN Cook (52) AJ Strauss (64) - 1/118 (39.6)
4 1st 117 23.0 5.08 V Sehwag (0) G Gambhir (0) - 1/117 (22.6)
2 7th 75 16.5 4.45 Harbhajan Singh (40) MS Dhoni (26) 6/137 (43.2) 7/212 (60.1)
2 4th 61 17.2 3.51 VVS Laxman (24) SR Tendulkar (34) 3/37 (13.6) 4/98 (31.2)
1 2nd 46 17.2 2.65 IR Bell (17) AJ Strauss (29) 1/118 (39.6) 2/164 (57.2)
4 3rd 42 12.3 3.36 G Gambhir (19) SR Tendulkar (4) 2/141 (31.2) 3/183 (43.5)
1 7th 42 17.5 2.35 JM Anderson (17) MJ Prior (23) 6/229 (92.5) 7/271 (110.4)
4 4th 41 12.5 3.19 VVS Laxman (18) SR Tendulkar (21) 3/183 (43.5) 4/224 (56.4)
2 6th 35 11.1 3.13 Yuvraj Singh (10) MS Dhoni (23) 5/102 (32.1) 6/137 (43.2)
3 1st 28 9.4 2.89 AN Cook (9) AJ Strauss (10) - 1/28 (9.4)
1 9th 27 8.5 3.05 SJ Harmison (6) MJ Prior (19) 8/277 (113.4) 9/304 (122.3)
1 5th 26 11.1 2.32 AJ Strauss (14) A Flintoff (12) 4/195 (72.2) 5/221 (83.3)
4 2nd 24 8.2 2.88 R Dravid (29) G Gambhir (83) 1/117 (22.6) 2/141 (31.2)
2 10th 22 5.3 4.00 A Mishra (12) I Sharma (8) 9/219 (64.1) 10/241 (69.4)
3 7th 20 6.4 3.00 GP Swann (7) MJ Prior (13) 6/277 (94.1) 7/297 (100.5)
2 2nd 18 8.1 2.20 G Gambhir (13) R Dravid (3) 1/16 (5.2) 2/34 (13.3)
2 1st 16 5.2 3.00 V Sehwag (9) G Gambhir (6) - 1/16 (5.2)
1 3rd 16 8.2 1.92 KP Pietersen (4) AJ Strauss (11) 2/164 (57.2) 3/180 (65.4)
3 6th 15 5.3 2.72 PD Collingwood (7) MJ Prior (8) 5/262 (88.4) 6/277 (94.1)
1 4th 15 6.4 2.25 PD Collingwood (9) AJ Strauss (5) 3/180 (65.4) 4/195 (72.2)
3 2nd 14 2.4 5.25 IR Bell (7) AJ Strauss (5) 1/28 (9.4) 2/42 (12.2)
1 10th 12 6.1 1.94 MS Panesar (6) MJ Prior (6) 9/304 (122.3) 10/316 (128.4)
3 9th 10 3.0 3.33 MJ Prior (9) JM Anderson (1) 8/301 (102.5) 9/311 (105.5)
1 6th 8 9.2 0.85 A Flintoff (6) JM Anderson (2) 5/221 (83.3) 6/229 (92.5)
1 8th 6 3.0 2.00 GP Swann (1) MJ Prior (5) 7/271 (110.4) 8/277 (113.4)
3 5th 5 3.2 1.50 A Flintoff (4) PD Collingwood (1) 4/257 (85.2) 5/262 (88.4)
2 8th 5 3.2 1.50 Z Khan (1) MS Dhoni (4) 7/212 (60.1) 8/217 (63.3)
3 8th 4 2.0 2.00 SJ Harmison (1) MJ Prior (3) 7/297 (100.5) 8/301 (102.5)
2 5th 4 0.5 4.80 SR Tendulkar (0) Yuvraj Singh (4) 4/98 (31.2) 5/102 (32.1)
2 3rd 3 0.3 6.00 R Dravid (0) SR Tendulkar (3) 2/34 (13.3) 3/37 (13.6)
2 9th 2 0.4 3.00 MS Dhoni (0) A Mishra (0) 8/217 (63.3) 9/219 (64.1)
3 3rd 1 0.5 1.20 KP Pietersen (1) AJ Strauss (0) 2/42 (12.2) 3/43 (13.1)
Series Results
India v England at Mohali - Dec 19-23, 2008
Match drawn
India v England at Chennai - Dec 11-15, 2008
India won by 6 wickets
More results »

Match Coverage

Photos

Dec 15, 2008

Sachin Tendulkar closes his eyes, India v England, 1st Test, Chennai, 5th day, December 15, 2008

Sachin Tendulkar closes his eyes

© AFP

Dec 15, 2008

The trophy is not a distant dream for Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India v England, 1st Test, Chennai, 5th day, December 15, 2008

The trophy is not a distant dream for Mahendra Singh Dhoni

© AFP

All photos for this match | Galleries

Sponsored Links

Why not you? Read and learn how!