- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc †Russell b Cork41370057.14c †Russell b Lewis935241037.50c Hussain b Mullally13636126817250.74c Patel b Ealham17746236026049.16c Hick b Patel532171445136.80c Patel b Lewis515110045.45c †Russell b Ealham8417714912056.37lbw b Mullally046000.00c Cork b Lewis1790011.11run out (Stewart)1378320040.62not out1880012.50Extras38 (b 6, lb 12, nb 13, w 7)TOTAL521 all out (167 Overs, RR: 3.11)Fall of wickets: 1-7 (V Rathour, ), 2-33 (NR Mongia, ), 3-288 (SC Ganguly, ), 4-377 (SR Tendulkar, ), 5-385 (M Azharuddin, ), 6-446 (SV Manjrekar, ), 7-447 (A Kumble, ), 8-453 (J Srinath, ), 9-513 (BKV Prasad, ), 10-521 (R Dravid, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc Manjrekar b Prasad16046837620042.55c †Mongia b Srinath501701156043.47retired hurt10723618012059.44lbw b Ganguly45125915049.45c Srinath b Raju20139833024.09c sub (A Jadeja) b Srinath511511203042.50c †Mongia b Prasad055000.00lbw b Kumble2166592035.59not out32108962033.33c Manjrekar b Ganguly2788772035.06c †Mongia b Ganguly11390011.11Extras50 (b 18, lb 18, nb 14)TOTAL564 all out (198.5 Overs, RR: 2.83)Fall of wickets: 1-130 (AJ Stewart, ), 1-322 (N Hussain, ), 2-360 (MA Atherton, ), 3-396 (GP Thorpe, ), 4-444 (GA Hick, ), 5-444 (RC Russell, ), 6-491 (CC Lewis, ), 7-497 (MA Ealham, ), 8-558 (MM Patel, ), 9-564 (AD Mullally, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc Lewis b Mullally451981534029.41c Stewart b Lewis1135332033.33b Cork48121868055.81c Stewart b Lewis741119711176.28c Thorpe b Mullally824211038.09c Cork b Ealham836140057.14lbw b Ealham21260033.33c Thorpe b Ealham31380037.50not out0133000.00c sub (NA Gie) b Ealham044000.00absent hurt-Extras12 (b 1, lb 1, nb 9, w 1)TOTAL211 all out (69 Overs, RR: 3.05)Fall of wickets: 1-17 (SV Manjrekar, ), 2-103 (SC Ganguly, ), 3-140 (NR Mongia, ), 4-160 (R Dravid, ), 5-204 (M Azharuddin, ), 6-208 (SR Tendulkar, ), 7-208 (A Kumble, ), 8-211 (J Srinath, ), 9-211 (SLV Raju, )
India , elected to bat first
England won the 3-match series 1-0
Player of the match
4,5,6,8,9 July 1996 (5-day match)
- Thu, 4 Jul - day 1 - India 1st innings 287/2 (SC Ganguly 136*, SR Tendulkar 123*)
- Fri, 5 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 32/0 (MA Atherton 21*, AJ Stewart 10*)
- Sat, 6 Jul - day 3 - England 1st innings 322/1 (MA Atherton 145*, N Hussain 107*)
- Sun, 7 Jul - rest day
- Mon, 8 Jul - day 4 - England 1st innings 550/7 (DG Cork 24*, MM Patel 22*)
- Tue, 9 Jul - day 5 - India 2nd innings 211 (69 ov) - end of match
- Mongia and Manjrekar open for India. Rathour unlikely to bat.
- Manjrekar crosses 2000 runs in Test cricket.
- Gavaskar adjudicated the Man of the match award, team managers Patil and Lloyd adjudicated the Man of the series award for England and India respectively.
- N Hussain retired hurt at 322/1 (retired before the start of play. X-rays revealed that he had a hairline fracture in his fingers).
- Rathour dislocated his shoulder while throwing from deep.
- Azharuddin drops Atherton in the slips when on 34, off Srinath, (team total 61/0). Atherton gets a boundary. Azharuddin injured his ankle in the process and has gone to the hospital for X-rays. Tendulkar is leading the team in his absence.
- New ball taken at the end of 83 overs.
- England 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (in Prasad's over, allowed by umpire Sharp)
- Atherton scores his 10th test century.
- Hussain scores his 2nd test century, 2nd in this series.
- 3rd wicket partnership of 255 between Ganguly and Tendulkar, highest partnership for India against any country, away, for any wicket.
- 177, Tendulkar's highest Test score abroad. Two runs short of his highest Test score (179 made against West Indies).
- Third new ball taken by Mullally at the 162nd over
- Prasad gets a 5, from a 4 overthrow.
- England to face 11 overs on day 2.
- Dravid drops a difficult catch at third slip from Atherton, when on 0, off Srinath. Atherton gets a boundary.
- Rain stopped play immediately after Rathour's dismissal, before Ganguly even played a single ball. 28 minutes of play lost in the morning session.
- Mongia was caught by Russell when the ball spilled from Hick at first slip.
- Tendulkar dropped by Atherton at gully off Cork when on 0, at the Indian total of 39/2.
- Tendulkar scores his 10th Test century, 4th against England.
- Ganguly scores his second successive Test century, only the third batsman to score two centuries in his first two innings (after LG Rowe and AI Kallicharran). 6th batsman to score two centuries in his first two tests, second from India after Azharuddin. 5 of the 6 batsmen performed this feat against England.
- New ball taken at the end of 80 overs.
- Tendulkar caught by Hick in the first slip off a no ball from Cork, when on 119, and the Indian total at 261/2.