Result
3rd Test, India tour of Australia at Perth, Jan 13-15 2012
(63.2 ov)
161 & 171
369
Australia won by an innings and 37 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c †Haddin b Hilfenhaus31821123037.80
V Sehwag c Ponting b Hilfenhaus0415000.00
R Dravid  b Siddle935401025.71
SR Tendulkar lbw b Harris1525463060.00
VVS Laxman c Clarke b Siddle31861245036.04
V Kohli c Warner b Siddle44811076054.32
MS Dhoni (c) †c Ponting b Hilfenhaus1222302054.54
R Vinay Kumar lbw b Starc541410125.00
Z Khan c Clarke b Hilfenhaus211140018.18
I Sharma c †Haddin b Starc38130037.50
UT Yadav not out44310100.00
Extras(b 2, lb 2, w 1)5
TOTAL(60.2 Ov, RR: 2.66, 268 Mts)161
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Virender Sehwag, 3.2 ov), 2-32 (Rahul Dravid, 13.5 ov), 3-59 (Sachin Tendulkar, 24.1 ov), 4-63 (Gautam Gambhir, 25.1 ov), 5-131 (Virat Kohli, 50.6 ov), 6-138 (VVS Laxman, 52.5 ov), 7-152 (Vinay Kumar, 56.1 ov), 8-152 (MS Dhoni, 57.2 ov), 9-157 (Zaheer Khan, 59.2 ov), 10-161 (Ishant Sharma, 60.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris1863311.8300
BW Hilfenhaus1854342.3800
MA Starc12.233923.1610
PM Siddle1234233.5000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EJM Cowan  b Yadav7412018210061.66
DA Warner c Yadav b Sharma180159261205113.20
SE Marsh c Laxman b Yadav1119202057.89
RT Ponting  b Yadav76810116.66
MJ Clarke (c)c †Dhoni b Khan1838643047.36
MEK Hussey c Sehwag b Vinay Kumar1429622048.27
BJ Haddin c †Dhoni b Khan037000.00
PM Siddle  b Yadav3031414096.77
RJ Harris c Gambhir b Yadav917240052.94
MA Starc not out1527283055.55
BW Hilfenhaus c Kohli b Sehwag6991066.66
Extras(lb 3, w 2)5
TOTAL(76.2 Ov, RR: 4.83, 362 Mts)369
Fall of wickets: 1-214 (Ed Cowan, 38.5 ov), 2-230 (Shaun Marsh, 42.6 ov), 3-242 (Ricky Ponting, 44.5 ov), 4-290 (David Warner, 55.1 ov), 5-301 (Michael Clarke, 58.4 ov), 6-303 (Brad Haddin, 60.1 ov), 7-339 (Michael Hussey, 67.1 ov), 8-343 (Peter Siddle, 68.2 ov), 9-357 (Ryan Harris, 73.2 ov), 10-369 (Ben Hilfenhaus, 76.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan2139124.3310
UT Yadav1729355.4710
R Vinay Kumar1307315.6100
I Sharma1808914.9400
V Sehwag7.202012.7200
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Hussey b Starc1437403037.83
V Sehwag c †Haddin b Siddle1028481035.71
R Dravid  b Harris471141778041.22
SR Tendulkar lbw b Starc816221050.00
VVS Laxman c Marsh b Hilfenhaus0919000.00
V Kohli c †Haddin b Siddle751361919055.14
MS Dhoni (c) †c Ponting b Siddle216200012.50
R Vinay Kumar c Clarke b Hilfenhaus620251030.00
Z Khan c Clarke b Hilfenhaus011000.00
I Sharma c Cowan b Hilfenhaus031000.00
UT Yadav not out012000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, w 3)9
TOTAL(63.2 Ov, RR: 2.7, 278 Mts)171
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Gautam Gambhir, 10.2 ov), 2-25 (Virender Sehwag, 11.3 ov), 3-42 (Sachin Tendulkar, 16.1 ov), 4-51 (VVS Laxman, 19.1 ov), 5-135 (Rahul Dravid, 50.5 ov), 6-148 (MS Dhoni, 55.4 ov), 7-171 (Vinay Kumar, 62.1 ov), 8-171 (Zaheer Khan, 62.2 ov), 9-171 (Ishant Sharma, 62.5 ov), 10-171 (Virat Kohli, 63.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris1633412.1200
BW Hilfenhaus1865443.0010
MA Starc1243122.5800
PM Siddle15.254332.8020
MEK Hussey20301.5000
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
David Warner
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 2029
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days13,14,15 January 2012 (5-day match)
Test debut
Vinay Kumar
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Reserve Umpire
Mick Martell
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 149/0 (EJM Cowan 40*, DA Warner 104*, 23 ov)
Sat, 14 Jan - day 2 - India 2nd innings 88/4 (R Dravid 32*, V Kohli 21*, 32 ov)
Sun, 15 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 171 (63.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • India: 100 runs in 36.6 overs (222 balls), Extras 3
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 107 balls (R Dravid 21, V Kohli 28, Ex 1)
  • V Kohli: 50 off 92 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 129/4 in 48.0 overs (R Dravid 41, V Kohli 52)
  • India 2nd innings: 1x7 ball over (53rd over, bowled by RJ Harris, called by Umpire Aleem Dar)
  • India: 150 runs in 56.1 overs (338 balls), Extras 8
  • Lunch: India - 165/6 in 60.0 overs (V Kohli 69, R Vinay Kumar 6)
  • Attendance: 14,352
  • Total Attendance: 49,502
Day 2
  • Australia: 150 runs in 23.5 overs (143 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 143 balls (EJM Cowan 41, DA Warner 104, Ex 5)
  • EJM Cowan: 50 off 79 balls (7 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 36.3 overs (219 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 200 runs in 219 balls (EJM Cowan 68, DA Warner 129, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 209/0 in 38.0 overs (EJM Cowan 74, DA Warner 130)
  • DA Warner: 150 off 128 balls (17 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 46.4 overs (280 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: Australia - 256/3 in 49.0 overs (DA Warner 156, MJ Clarke 3)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 57.6 overs (348 balls), Extras 5
  • Australia: 350 runs in 69.1 overs (415 balls), Extras 5
  • Innings Break: Australia - 369/10 in 76.2 overs (MA Starc 15)
  • Tea: Australia - 369/10 in 76.2 overs (MA Starc 15)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 18.1 overs (109 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: India - 56/4 in 22.0 overs (R Dravid 21, V Kohli 1)
  • End Of Day: India - 88/4 in 32.0 overs (R Dravid 32, V Kohli 21)
  • Attendance: 17,194
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 32/2 in 13.5 overs (G Gambhir 20)
  • India: 50 runs in 18.4 overs (112 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: India - 73/4 in 28.0 overs (VVS Laxman 4, V Kohli 10)
  • Drinks: India - 99/4 in 42.0 overs (VVS Laxman 9, V Kohli 31)
  • India: 100 runs in 42.5 overs (257 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 122 balls (VVS Laxman 10, V Kohli 41, Ex 1)
  • Tea: India - 144/6 in 55.0 overs (MS Dhoni 4, R Vinay Kumar 5)
  • India: 150 runs in 55.4 overs (334 balls), Extras 5
  • Innings Break: India - 161/10 in 60.2 overs (UT Yadav 4)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 6.6 overs (42 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 42 balls (EJM Cowan 17, DA Warner 31, Ex 3)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 36 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 94/0 in 13.0 overs (EJM Cowan 21, DA Warner 70)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 13.6 overs (84 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 84 balls (EJM Cowan 28, DA Warner 71, Ex 4)
  • DA Warner: 100 off 69 balls (13 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 149/0 in 23.0 overs (EJM Cowan 40, DA Warner 104)
  • Attendance: 17,956