• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Kirmani b Yadav
    29
    101
    134
    2
    0
    28.71
    c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev
    19
    46
    62
    1
    0
    41.30
    c Narasimha Rao b Kapil Dev
    24
    119
    131
    2
    0
    20.16
    c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev
    18
    32
    29
    4
    0
    56.25
    lbw b Yadav
    77
    91
    119
    14
    0
    84.61
    c Chauhan b Narasimha Rao
    17
    37
    51
    2
    0
    45.94
    c Chauhan b Narasimha Rao
    21
    36
    61
    2
    0
    58.33
    not out
    55
    92
    139
    6
    0
    59.78
    c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev
    0
    16
    24
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Kapil Dev
    0
    10
    15
    0
    0
    0.00
    lbw b Doshi
    11
    48
    89
    1
    0
    22.91
    Extras
    27 (b 4, lb 4, nb 19)
    TOTAL
    298 all out (106.3 Overs, RR: 2.79)
    Fall of wickets: 1-32 (WM Darling), 2-72 (AMJ Hilditch), 3-93 (KJ Hughes), 4-116 (AR Border), 5-160 (PR Sleep), 6-225 (DF Whatmore), 7-228 (GN Yallop), 8-242 (G Dymock), 9-246 (RM Hogg), 10-298 (JD Higgs)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    KD Ghavri2285802.6300
    N Kapil Dev3278252.5600
    DR Doshi13.352912.1400
    NS Yadav27105622.0700
    MV Narasimha Rao1214623.8300

Close of Play

  • Sat, 13 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 267/3 (GR Viswanath 83*)
  • Sun, 14 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 20/0 (AMJ Hilditch 8*, WM Darling 9*)
  • Mon, 15 Oct - rest day
  • Tue, 16 Oct - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 258/9 (KJ Wright 22*, JD Higgs 5*)
  • Wed, 17 Oct - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 189/3 (KJ Hughes 19*, GN Yallop 20*)
  • Thu, 18 Oct - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 413 (151.3 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