Result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 24-28 2012, India tour of Australia
604/7d & 167/5d
(69.4 ov, target 500)
272 & 201
Australia won by 298 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EJM Cowan c Laxman b Ashwin30631103047.61
DA Warner lbw b Khan823280034.78
SE Marsh  b Ashwin312100025.00
RT Ponting c Tendulkar b Khan22140451621054.70
MJ Clarke (c) b Yadav21027538026176.36
MEK Hussey run out (Gambhir)2533513075.75
BJ Haddin not out4266921263.63
PM Siddle c †Saha b Ashwin215140013.33
RJ Harris not out3551652168.62
Extras(b 3, lb 17, w 8)28
TOTAL(157 Ov, RR: 3.84, 636 Mts)604/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (David Warner, 6.5 ov), 2-31 (Shaun Marsh, 9.6 ov), 3-84 (Ed Cowan, 25.5 ov), 4-470 (Michael Clarke, 120.3 ov), 5-520 (Michael Hussey, 133.6 ov), 6-530 (Ricky Ponting, 136.1 ov), 7-533 (Peter Siddle, 139.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan3149623.0920
UT Yadav26113615.2310
R Ashwin53619433.6600
I Sharma30610003.3300
V Sehwag1605503.4300
V Kohli10303.0000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Hussey b Siddle34941404036.17
V Sehwag (c)c & b Siddle18182130100.00
R Dravid  b Hilfenhaus1980011.11
SR Tendulkar c Ponting b Siddle2569943036.23
VVS Laxman c †Haddin b Lyon1843611041.86
V Kohli lbw b Hilfenhaus11621323711154.46
WP Saha  b Harris35941371137.23
R Ashwin lbw b Siddle59120055.55
Z Khan c †Haddin b Siddle011000.00
I Sharma  b Hilfenhaus1623303069.56
UT Yadav not out00500-
Extras(b 1, nb 2, w 1)4
TOTAL(95.1 Ov, RR: 2.85, 378 Mts)272
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Virender Sehwag, 5.1 ov), 2-31 (Rahul Dravid, 6.6 ov), 3-78 (Sachin Tendulkar, 31.2 ov), 4-87 (Gautam Gambhir, 33.5 ov), 5-111 (VVS Laxman, 46.1 ov), 6-225 (Wriddhiman Saha, 84.4 ov), 7-230 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 87.1 ov), 8-230 (Zaheer Khan, 87.2 ov), 9-263 (Ishant Sharma, 93.6 ov), 10-272 (Virat Kohli, 95.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris2577112.8400
BW Hilfenhaus22.156232.7912
PM Siddle1524953.2600
NM Lyon2154812.2800
MJ Clarke612303.8300
MEK Hussey601803.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DA Warner c & b Ashwin2839384071.79
EJM Cowan lbw b Ashwin1027471037.03
SE Marsh lbw b Khan045000.00
RT Ponting not out60961465062.50
MJ Clarke (c)c †Saha b Yadav3743714086.04
MEK Hussey lbw b Sharma1540421037.50
BJ Haddin not out1126282042.30
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(46 Ov, RR: 3.63, 191 Mts)167/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (David Warner, 9.6 ov), 2-40 (Shaun Marsh, 10.6 ov), 3-40 (Ed Cowan, 11.4 ov), 4-111 (Michael Clarke, 28.2 ov), 5-147 (Michael Hussey, 38.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan1313812.9200
R Ashwin2027323.6500
I Sharma802713.3700
UT Yadav502314.6000
India 2nd Innings (target: 500 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c †Haddin b Harris318180016.66
V Sehwag (c)c Ponting b Lyon625382120116.98
R Dravid c Hussey b Harris2571952035.21
SR Tendulkar c Cowan b Lyon1334462038.23
VVS Laxman c Marsh b Lyon35881014039.77
V Kohli run out (Hilfenhaus)2262962035.48
I Sharma c †Haddin b Harris212220016.66
WP Saha c †Haddin b Siddle320200015.00
R Ashwin not out1531391048.38
Z Khan c Warner b Hilfenhaus1518273083.33
UT Yadav c †Haddin b Lyon11113009.09
Extras(lb 3, w 2)5
TOTAL(69.4 Ov, RR: 2.88, 289 Mts)201
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Gautam Gambhir, 4.3 ov), 2-80 (Virender Sehwag, 19.1 ov), 3-100 (Rahul Dravid, 28.1 ov), 4-110 (Sachin Tendulkar, 31.4 ov), 5-162 (VVS Laxman, 53.2 ov), 6-166 (Virat Kohli, 54.6 ov), 7-166 (Ishant Sharma, 58.2 ov), 8-170 (Wriddhiman Saha, 59.5 ov), 9-193 (Zaheer Khan, 66.2 ov), 10-201 (Umesh Yadav, 69.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris1954132.1510
BW Hilfenhaus1123513.1810
PM Siddle1454713.3500
NM Lyon21.446342.9000
MEK Hussey20301.5000
MJ Clarke20904.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Peter Siddle
Player Of The Series
Michael Clarke
Series resultAustralia won the 4-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 2031
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days24,25,26,27,28 January 2012 (5-day match)
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
Simon Fry
Reserve Umpire
Paul Wilson
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 24 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 335/3 (RT Ponting 137*, MJ Clarke 140*, 90 ov)
Wed, 25 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 61/2 (G Gambhir 30*, SR Tendulkar 12*, 21 ov)
Thu, 26 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 50/3 (RT Ponting 1*, MJ Clarke 9*, 14 ov)
Fri, 27 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 166/6 (I Sharma 2*, WP Saha 0*, 56 ov)
Sat, 28 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 201 (69.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • India: 200 runs in 67.5 overs (407 balls), Extras 5
Day 4
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (RT Ponting 30, MJ Clarke 20, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 26.5 overs (161 balls), Extras 2
  • Australia 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (27th over, bowled by U Yadav, called by Umpire HDPK Dharmasena)
  • Drinks: Australia - 111/4 in 28.2 overs (RT Ponting 34)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 73 balls (4 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 41.5 overs (250 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: Australia - 154/5 in 43.0 overs (RT Ponting 57, BJ Haddin 1)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 167/5 in 46.0 overs (RT Ponting 60, BJ Haddin 11)
  • India 2nd innings
  • Drinks: India - 49/1 in 12.0 overs (V Sehwag 37, R Dravid 8)
  • India: 50 runs in 12.5 overs (77 balls), Extras 1
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 36 balls (11 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (V Sehwag 41, R Dravid 12, Ex 0)
  • Tea: India - 92/2 in 24.0 overs (R Dravid 19, SR Tendulkar 7)
  • India: 100 runs in 27.2 overs (164 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: India - 121/4 in 39.0 overs (VVS Laxman 9, V Kohli 8)
  • India: 150 runs in 50.4 overs (304 balls), Extras 3
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 121 balls (VVS Laxman 29, V Kohli 18, Ex 3)
  • End Of Day: India - 166/6 in 56.0 overs (I Sharma 2, WP Saha 0)
  • Attendace: 17,408
Day 3
  • Drinks: India - 87/4 in 33.5 overs (VVS Laxman 9)
  • India: 100 runs in 40.3 overs (243 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: India - 122/5 in 51.0 overs (V Kohli 21, WP Saha 5)
  • India: 150 runs in 59.4 overs (358 balls), Extras 1
  • V Kohli: 50 off 100 balls (5 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (V Kohli 37, WP Saha 12, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: India - 171/5 in 66.0 overs (V Kohli 56, WP Saha 17)
  • India: 200 runs in 72.2 overs (435 balls), Extras 3
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 182 balls (V Kohli 65, WP Saha 32, Ex 3)
  • New Ball Taken: India 220/5 after 80.1 overs (V Kohli 87, WP Saha 34)
  • Tea: India - 225/6 in 84.4 overs (V Kohli 91)
  • V Kohli: 100 off 199 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 250 runs in 92.2 overs (555 balls), Extras 3
  • Innings Break: India - 272/10 in 95.1 overs (UT Yadav 0)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.5 overs (83 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: Australia - 50/3 in 14.0 overs (RT Ponting 1, MJ Clarke 9)
  • Attendance: 35,081
Day 2
  • Australia: 350 runs in 92.2 overs (554 balls), Extras 17
  • MJ Clarke: 150 off 193 balls (21 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • RT Ponting: 150 off 274 balls (16 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 300 runs in 442 balls (RT Ponting 122, MJ Clarke 164, Ex 14)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 103.5 overs (623 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: Australia - 400/3 in 104.0 overs (RT Ponting 164, MJ Clarke 175)
  • 4th Wicket: 350 runs in 515 balls (RT Ponting 148, MJ Clarke 190, Ex 14)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 113.3 overs (681 balls), Extras 20
  • MJ Clarke: 200 off 255 balls (25 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 469/3 in 120.0 overs (RT Ponting 198, MJ Clarke 210)
  • RT Ponting: 200 off 357 balls (21 x 4)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 131.6 overs (792 balls), Extras 22
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (RT Ponting 21, MEK Hussey 25, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 520/5 in 134.0 overs (RT Ponting 220)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 144.4 overs (868 balls), Extras 27
  • Tea: Australia - 569/7 in 150.0 overs (BJ Haddin 23, RJ Harris 19)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (BJ Haddin 26, RJ Harris 23, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 600 runs in 156.5 overs (941 balls), Extras 28
  • Innings Break: Australia - 604/7 in 157.0 overs (BJ Haddin 42, RJ Harris 35)
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 48/2 in 11.0 overs (G Gambhir 21, SR Tendulkar 8)
  • India: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (67 balls), Extras 0
  • End Of Day: India - 61/2 in 21.0 overs (G Gambhir 30, SR Tendulkar 12)
  • Attendance: 19,671
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 44/2 in 15.0 overs (EJM Cowan 17, RT Ponting 11)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (EJM Cowan 14, RT Ponting 35, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: Australia - 98/3 in 29.0 overs (RT Ponting 43, MJ Clarke 8)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 29.2 overs (176 balls), Extras 6
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (RT Ponting 24, MJ Clarke 21, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 40.5 overs (245 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Australia - 154/3 in 43.0 overs (RT Ponting 68, MJ Clarke 34)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 69 balls (8 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 160 balls (RT Ponting 45, MJ Clarke 50, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 55.4 overs (334 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: Australia - 214/3 in 58.0 overs (RT Ponting 91, MJ Clarke 71)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 214 balls (RT Ponting 59, MJ Clarke 87, Ex 5)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 164 balls (11 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 65.1 overs (391 balls), Extras 13
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 133 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 268 balls (RT Ponting 80, MJ Clarke 109, Ex 11)
  • Drinks: Australia - 287/3 in 73.0 overs (RT Ponting 120, MJ Clarke 109)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 76.4 overs (460 balls), Extras 17
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 325/3 after 85.2 overs (RT Ponting 134, MJ Clarke 133)
  • Attendance: 21,480
  • 4th Wicket: 250 runs in 382 balls (RT Ponting 99, MJ Clarke 140, Ex 11)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 335/3 in 90.0 overs (RT Ponting 137, MJ Clarke 140)