Close of Play

  • Tue, 02 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 231/5 (GR Viswanath 19*)
  • Wed, 03 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 175/4 (GN Yallop 59*, KJ Wright 6*)
  • Thu, 04 Oct - day 3 - India 2nd innings 67/2 (CPS Chauhan 25*, GR Viswanath 5*)
  • Fri, 05 Oct - rest day
  • Sat, 06 Oct - day 4 - India 2nd innings 310/8 (NS Yadav 17*, S Venkataraghavan 4*)
  • Sun, 07 Oct - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 125 (60.2 ov) - end of match

Australia tour of India 1979-80 News

  • Reluctant but brave

    Indian fans knew little about the internal issues dogging Australia on their 1979 tour but, although they were to succumb over the course of a long, draining series, the likes of Kim Hughes and Allan Border left their mark