Result
2nd Test, Sydney, Jan 3-6 2012, India tour of Australia
(110.5 ov)
191 & 400
659/4d
Australia won by an innings and 68 runs
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Clarke b Pattinson032000.00
V Sehwag c †Haddin b Pattinson3051834058.82
R Dravid c Cowan b Siddle533421015.15
SR Tendulkar  b Pattinson41891338046.06
VVS Laxman c Marsh b Pattinson29100022.22
V Kohli c †Haddin b Siddle2341503056.09
MS Dhoni (c) †not out57771018074.02
R Ashwin c Clarke b Hilfenhaus2039481051.28
Z Khan c Cowan b Hilfenhaus011000.00
I Sharma c Cowan b Hilfenhaus062000.00
UT Yadav c †Haddin b Siddle01010000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 2, w 2)13
TOTAL(59.3 Ov, RR: 3.21)191
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Gautam Gambhir, 0.3 ov), 2-30 (Rahul Dravid, 10.3 ov), 3-55 (Virender Sehwag, 18.2 ov), 4-59 (VVS Laxman, 20.5 ov), 5-96 (Virat Kohli, 32.6 ov), 6-124 (Sachin Tendulkar, 40.5 ov), 7-178 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 54.2 ov), 8-178 (Zaheer Khan, 54.3 ov), 9-186 (Ishant Sharma, 56.3 ov), 10-191 (Umesh Yadav, 59.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JL Pattinson1434343.0721
BW Hilfenhaus2295132.3100
PM Siddle13.335534.0701
MEK Hussey20804.0000
NM Lyon802503.1200
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DA Warner c Tendulkar b Khan86310133.33
EJM Cowan lbw b Khan1628422057.14
SE Marsh c Laxman b Khan014000.00
RT Ponting c Tendulkar b Sharma13422533214059.55
MJ Clarke (c)not out32946860939170.29
MEK Hussey not out15025330616159.28
Extras(b 2, lb 13, nb 3, w 4)22
TOTAL(163 Ov, RR: 4.04)659/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (David Warner, 0.6 ov), 2-8 (Shaun Marsh, 2.1 ov), 3-37 (Ed Cowan, 8.5 ov), 4-325 (Ricky Ponting, 83.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan31412233.9300
UT Yadav24212305.1220
I Sharma33214414.3611
R Ashwin44515703.5610
V Sehwag2317503.2602
V Kohli802302.8700
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Warner b Siddle8314221711058.45
V Sehwag c Warner b Hilfenhaus48141050.00
R Dravid  b Hilfenhaus29731006039.72
SR Tendulkar c Hussey b Clarke801412139056.73
VVS Laxman  b Hilfenhaus661191307055.46
V Kohli lbw b Pattinson924352037.50
MS Dhoni (c) †c & b Hilfenhaus211110018.18
R Ashwin c Lyon b Hilfenhaus62761029181.57
Z Khan c Marsh b Siddle35263651134.61
I Sharma lbw b Lyon1135382031.42
UT Yadav not out01417000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 8, w 2)19
TOTAL(110.5 Ov, RR: 3.6)400
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Virender Sehwag, 3.3 ov), 2-100 (Rahul Dravid, 26.3 ov), 3-168 (Gautam Gambhir, 48.2 ov), 4-271 (Sachin Tendulkar, 78.2 ov), 5-276 (VVS Laxman, 82.1 ov), 6-286 (MS Dhoni, 84.6 ov), 7-286 (Virat Kohli, 85.5 ov), 8-342 (Zaheer Khan, 93.5 ov), 9-384 (Ishant Sharma, 105.1 ov), 10-400 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 110.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JL Pattinson23410614.6013
BW Hilfenhaus32.5810653.2210
PM Siddle2488823.6601
NM Lyon2026413.2000
MJ Clarke902212.4400
MEK Hussey20502.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Michael Clarke
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2027
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days3,4,5,6 January 2012 (5-day match)
Umpires
Ian Gould
Marais Erasmus
TV Umpire
Bruce Oxenford
Reserve Umpire
Gerard Abood
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 03 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 116/3 (RT Ponting 44*, MJ Clarke 47*, 26 ov)
Wed, 04 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 482/4 (MJ Clarke 251*, MEK Hussey 55*, 116 ov)
Thu, 05 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 114/2 (G Gambhir 68*, SR Tendulkar 8*, 41 ov)
Fri, 06 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 400 (110.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • India: 150 runs in 46.3 overs (282 balls), Extras 11
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 123 balls (G Gambhir 17, SR Tendulkar 29, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: India - 193/3 in 54.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 46, VVS Laxman 18)
  • India: 200 runs in 56.5 overs (344 balls), Extras 13
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 89 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (SR Tendulkar 11, VVS Laxman 37, Ex 2)
  • Lunch: India - 243/3 in 69.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 70, VVS Laxman 44)
  • India: 250 runs in 71.1 overs (430 balls), Extras 13
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 92 balls (6 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 171 balls (SR Tendulkar 37, VVS Laxman 61, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: India 276/4 after 81.1 overs (VVS Laxman 66, V Kohli 1)
  • Drinks: India - 286/6 in 85.0 overs (V Kohli 9)
  • India: 300 runs in 88.6 overs (537 balls), Extras 13
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 44 balls (R Ashwin 18, Z Khan 30, Ex 2)
  • India: 350 runs in 96.5 overs (585 balls), Extras 15
  • Tea: India - 351/8 in 97.0 overs (R Ashwin 27, I Sharma 1)
  • R Ashwin: 50 off 56 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 400 runs in 110.3 overs (667 balls), Extras 19
  • Attendance: 17,881
Day 3
  • Australia: 500 runs in 123.6 overs (747 balls), Extras 18
  • Drinks: Australia - 519/4 in 132.0 overs (MJ Clarke 264, MEK Hussey 77)
  • 5th Wicket: 200 runs in 307 balls (MJ Clarke 112, MEK Hussey 84, Ex 7)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 139.1 overs (838 balls), Extras 21
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 188 balls (11 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 250 runs in 377 balls (MJ Clarke 135, MEK Hussey 109, Ex 8)
  • Lunch: Australia - 583/4 in 148.0 overs (MJ Clarke 293, MEK Hussey 111)
  • Australia: 600 runs in 150.2 overs (905 balls), Extras 21
  • MJ Clarke: 300 off 432 balls (37 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 300 runs in 430 balls (MJ Clarke 163, MEK Hussey 130, Ex 9)
  • Australia: 650 runs in 160.3 overs (966 balls), Extras 22
  • MEK Hussey: 150 off 252 balls (16 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 659/4 in 163.0 overs (MJ Clarke 329, MEK Hussey 150)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 11.6 overs (72 balls), Extras 3
  • Tea: India - 53/1 in 12.0 overs (G Gambhir 39, R Dravid 7)
  • G Gambhir: 50 off 54 balls (8 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (G Gambhir 40, R Dravid 12, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 99/1 in 26.0 overs (G Gambhir 62, R Dravid 29)
  • India: 100 runs in 26.2 overs (158 balls), Extras 4
  • End Of Day: India - 114/2 in 41.0 overs (G Gambhir 68, SR Tendulkar 8)
  • Attendance: 31,644
Day 2
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 60 balls (7 x 4)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 74 balls (6 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 141 balls (RT Ponting 44, MJ Clarke 56, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 37.4 overs (226 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 154/3 in 39.0 overs (RT Ponting 69, MJ Clarke 60)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 209 balls (RT Ponting 66, MJ Clarke 81, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 46.2 overs (278 balls), Extras 7
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 136 balls (14 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 236/3 in 53.0 overs (RT Ponting 97, MJ Clarke 103)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 271 balls (RT Ponting 87, MJ Clarke 103, Ex 11)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 150 balls (11 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 56.6 overs (343 balls), Extras 12
  • 4th Wicket: 250 runs in 349 balls (RT Ponting 102, MJ Clarke 137, Ex 11)
  • Drinks: Australia - 292/3 in 69.0 overs (RT Ponting 119, MJ Clarke 137)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 71.2 overs (429 balls), Extras 12
  • MJ Clarke: 150 off 233 balls (18 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 325/3 after 82.1 overs (RT Ponting 134, MJ Clarke 154)
  • Tea: Australia - 349/4 in 87.0 overs (MJ Clarke 170, MEK Hussey 8)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 87.3 overs (527 balls), Extras 13
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (MJ Clarke 32, MEK Hussey 18, Ex 0)
  • MJ Clarke: 200 off 284 balls (24 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 96.6 overs (584 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: Australia - 416/4 in 100.0 overs (MJ Clarke 215, MEK Hussey 30)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 107 balls (MJ Clarke 67, MEK Hussey 32, Ex 1)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 70 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 107.4 overs (649 balls), Extras 17
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 182 balls (MJ Clarke 93, MEK Hussey 52, Ex 5)
  • MJ Clarke: 250 off 341 balls (31 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 482/4 in 116.0 overs (MJ Clarke 251, MEK Hussey 55)
  • Attendance: 30,077
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 44/2 in 13.0 overs (V Sehwag 23, SR Tendulkar 14)
  • India: 50 runs in 16.1 overs (97 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: India - 72/4 in 26.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 21, V Kohli 12)
  • India: 100 runs in 35.5 overs (216 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: India - 124/6 in 40.5 overs (MS Dhoni 12)
  • India: 150 runs in 46.5 overs (283 balls), Extras 11
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (MS Dhoni 30, R Ashwin 20, Ex 0)
  • Tea: India - 178/8 in 54.3 overs (MS Dhoni 44)
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 67 balls (7 x 4)
  • Innings Break: India - 191/10 in 59.3 overs (MS Dhoni 57)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 11.5 overs (71 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 54/3 in 13.0 overs (RT Ponting 14, MJ Clarke 15)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (RT Ponting 19, MJ Clarke 33, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.1 overs (139 balls), Extras 1
  • End Of Day: Australia - 116/3 in 26.0 overs (RT Ponting 44, MJ Clarke 47)
  • Attendance: 35,510