Result
2nd Test, Mohali, Dec 19-23 2008, England tour of India
453 & 251/7d
(28 ov, target 403)
302 & 64/1
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Cook b Swann17934846625151.43
V Sehwag c †Prior b Broad0312000.00
R Dravid c Panesar b Swann13632847119041.46
SR Tendulkar lbw b Swann1126451042.30
VVS Laxman lbw b Flintoff02434000.00
Yuvraj Singh c †Prior b Panesar2766823140.90
MS Dhoni (c) †c sub (OA Shah) b Anderson29731013039.72
Harbhajan Singh c Swann b Panesar24213221114.28
Z Khan  b Flintoff721371033.33
A Mishra  b Flintoff2331471174.19
I Sharma not out11515006.66
Extras(b 5, lb 5, nb 6)16
TOTAL(158.2 Ov, RR: 2.86, 680 Mts)453
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Virender Sehwag, 1.6 ov), 2-320 (Gautam Gambhir, 109.5 ov), 3-329 (Rahul Dravid, 113.3 ov), 4-337 (Sachin Tendulkar, 119.4 ov), 5-339 (VVS Laxman, 120.6 ov), 6-379 (Yuvraj Singh, 140.3 ov), 7-418 (MS Dhoni, 146.5 ov), 8-418 (Harbhajan Singh, 147.2 ov), 9-446 (Zaheer Khan, 154.3 ov), 10-453 (Amit Mishra, 158.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson3258412.6202
SCJ Broad2698413.2300
A Flintoff30.2105431.7804
MS Panesar2328923.8600
GP Swann451112232.7100
PD Collingwood201005.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss lbw b Khan031000.00
AN Cook lbw b Khan5067998074.62
IR Bell  b Sharma1340033.33
KP Pietersen (c)lbw b Harbhajan Singh14420130917171.64
PD Collingwood c †Dhoni b Mishra1130401036.66
A Flintoff c Gambhir b Mishra621321836146.96
JM Anderson not out830520026.66
MJ Prior c †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh2870025.00
SCJ Broad  b Harbhajan Singh1990011.11
GP Swann  b Khan39120033.33
MS Panesar c Gambhir b Harbhajan Singh516130031.25
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 6, w 1)15
TOTAL(83.5 Ov, RR: 3.6, 368 Mts)302
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 0.3 ov), 2-1 (Ian Bell, 1.1 ov), 3-104 (Sir Alastair Cook, 21.6 ov), 4-131 (Paul Collingwood, 30.3 ov), 5-280 (Kevin Pietersen, 71.1 ov), 6-282 (Andrew Flintoff, 72.6 ov), 7-285 (Matt Prior, 75.1 ov), 8-290 (Stuart Broad, 77.4 ov), 9-293 (Graeme Swann, 80.3 ov), 10-302 (Monty Panesar, 83.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan2137633.6110
I Sharma1205514.5804
Yuvraj Singh612003.3300
Harbhajan Singh20.526843.2600
A Mishra2407523.1201
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Bell b Swann972293306042.35
V Sehwag run out (Bell)17172520100.00
R Dravid  b Broad01928000.00
SR Tendulkar c Swann b Anderson522411022.72
VVS Laxman run out (Flintoff/†Prior)1549792030.61
Yuvraj Singh run out (Bell)86931346492.47
MS Dhoni (c) †c & b Panesar026000.00
Harbhajan Singh not out510111050.00
Extras(b 10, lb 8, nb 3, w 5)26
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 3.43, 330 Mts)251/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Virender Sehwag, 5.5 ov), 2-36 (Rahul Dravid, 11.6 ov), 3-44 (Sachin Tendulkar, 19.4 ov), 4-80 (VVS Laxman, 38.1 ov), 5-233 (Yuvraj Singh, 67.5 ov), 6-241 (MS Dhoni, 69.1 ov), 7-251 (Gautam Gambhir, 72.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1985112.6800
SCJ Broad1425013.5730
A Flintoff1313903.0013
GP Swann1734912.8800
MS Panesar1004414.4000
England 2nd Innings (target: 403 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss not out21831031025.30
AN Cook c Laxman b Sharma1019341052.63
IR Bell not out2470732034.28
Extras(b 4, nb 4, w 1)9
TOTAL(28 Ov, RR: 2.28, 103 Mts)64/1
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sir Alastair Cook, 7.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan301103.6600
I Sharma51711.4011
Harbhajan Singh1132502.2701
A Mishra811602.0002
MS Dhoni10101.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Player Of The Match
Gautam Gambhir
Player Of The Series
Zaheer Khan
Series resultIndia won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1901
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)09.00 start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 14.55-15.15, Close 17.00
Match days19,20,21,22,23 December 2008 (5-day match)
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Suresh Shastri
Reserve Umpire
Vishwas Nerurkar
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 19 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 179/1 (G Gambhir 106*, R Dravid 65*, 72 ov)
Sat, 20 Dec - day 2 - India 1st innings 453
Sun, 21 Dec - day 3 - England 1st innings 282/6 (JM Anderson 1*, 73 ov)
Mon, 22 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 134/4 (G Gambhir 44*, Yuvraj Singh 39*, 50 ov)
Tue, 23 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 64/1 (28 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Bad Light: India - 134/4 in 50.0 overs (G Gambhir 44, Yuvraj Singh 39)
  • India: 150 runs in 54.4 overs (334 balls), Extras 18
  • Yuvraj Singh: 50 off 57 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • G Gambhir: 50 off 174 balls (3 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 126 balls (G Gambhir 32, Yuvraj Singh 59, Ex 10)
  • India: 200 runs in 60.5 overs (371 balls), Extras 20
  • Lunch: India - 216/4 in 63.0 overs (G Gambhir 80, Yuvraj Singh 79)
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 175 balls (G Gambhir 55, Yuvraj Singh 84, Ex 11)
  • India: 250 runs in 71.4 overs (437 balls), Extras 26
  • England 2nd innings
  • Tea: England - 31/1 in 13.0 overs (AJ Strauss 6, IR Bell 8)
  • England: 50 runs in 20.4 overs (129 balls), Extras 9
Day 4
  • Bad Weather: England - 282/6 in 73.0 overs (JM Anderson 1)
  • England: 300 runs in 82.5 overs (503 balls), Extras 15
  • Innings Break: England - 302/10 in 83.5 overs (JM Anderson 8)
  • India 2nd innings
  • Lunch: India - 9/0 in 2.0 overs (G Gambhir 8, V Sehwag 1)
  • Drinks: India - 36/2 in 14.0 overs (G Gambhir 18, SR Tendulkar 0)
  • India: 50 runs in 23.3 overs (143 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: India - 56/3 in 25.0 overs (G Gambhir 26, VVS Laxman 6)
  • Drinks: India - 90/4 in 40.0 overs (G Gambhir 34, Yuvraj Singh 8)
  • India: 100 runs in 44.6 overs (274 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (G Gambhir 10, Yuvraj Singh 38, Ex 4)
  • Bad Light: India - 134/4 in 50.0 overs (G Gambhir 44, Yuvraj Singh 39)
  • End Of Day: India - 134/4 in 50.0 overs (G Gambhir 44, Yuvraj Singh 39)
Day 3
  • Bad Weather: England - 0/0
  • England: 50 runs in 9.6 overs (62 balls), Extras 3
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (AN Cook 20, KP Pietersen 27, Ex 3)
  • Lunch: England - 57/2 in 12.0 overs (AN Cook 25, KP Pietersen 28)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 56 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 19.1 overs (117 balls), Extras 3
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 110 balls (AN Cook 50, KP Pietersen 49, Ex 3)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 61 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 129/3 in 30.0 overs (KP Pietersen 62, PD Collingwood 9)
  • England: 150 runs in 35.3 overs (215 balls), Extras 7
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 54 balls (KP Pietersen 25, A Flintoff 25, Ex 0)
  • England: 200 runs in 44.5 overs (271 balls), Extras 7
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 126 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: England - 211/4 in 48.0 overs (KP Pietersen 106, A Flintoff 36)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 139 balls (KP Pietersen 58, A Flintoff 41, Ex 1)
  • England: 250 runs in 61.4 overs (373 balls), Extras 10
  • A Flintoff: 50 off 96 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: England - 251/4 in 62.0 overs (KP Pietersen 129, A Flintoff 50)
  • End Of Day: England - 282/6 in 73.0 overs (JM Anderson 1)
Day 2
  • New Ball Taken: India 198/1 after 80.1 overs (G Gambhir 119, R Dravid 71)
  • India: 200 runs in 80.3 overs (488 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 200 runs in 477 balls (G Gambhir 113, R Dravid 79, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: India - 239/1 in 89.0 overs (G Gambhir 131, R Dravid 98)
  • R Dravid: 100 off 261 balls (13 x 4)
  • India: 250 runs in 94.1 overs (570 balls), Extras 11
  • 2nd Wicket: 250 runs in 571 balls (G Gambhir 134, R Dravid 106, Ex 11)
  • G Gambhir: 150 off 322 balls (21 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 300 runs in 104.6 overs (635 balls), Extras 11
  • Lunch: India - 302/1 in 105.0 overs (G Gambhir 167, R Dravid 124)
  • 2nd Wicket: 300 runs in 629 balls (G Gambhir 163, R Dravid 129, Ex 11)
  • Drinks: India - 337/3 in 119.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 11, VVS Laxman 0)
  • India: 350 runs in 130.1 overs (787 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: India - 356/5 in 133.0 overs (Yuvraj Singh 12, MS Dhoni 6)
  • India: 400 runs in 144.2 overs (872 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: India - 418/7 in 146.5 overs (Harbhajan Singh 24)
  • India: 450 runs in 156.6 overs (948 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: India - 453/10 in 158.2 overs (I Sharma 1)
  • England 1st innings
  • Bad Light: England - 0/0
  • End Of Day: England - 0/0
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • Match Delayed: India - 0/0
  • Bad Light: India - 0/0
  • Drinks: India - 15/1 in 11.0 overs (G Gambhir 9, R Dravid 3)
  • India: 50 runs in 19.5 overs (121 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: India - 51/1 in 21.0 overs (G Gambhir 35, R Dravid 11)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 120 balls (G Gambhir 30, R Dravid 15, Ex 5)
  • G Gambhir: 50 off 101 balls (7 x 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 33.1 overs (201 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 216 balls (G Gambhir 56, R Dravid 39, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: India - 106/1 in 38.0 overs (G Gambhir 62, R Dravid 39)
  • R Dravid: 50 off 151 balls (6 x 4)
  • Tea: India - 134/1 in 53.0 overs (G Gambhir 78, R Dravid 50)
  • India: 150 runs in 57.6 overs (352 balls), Extras 7
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 350 balls (G Gambhir 86, R Dravid 60, Ex 7)
  • G Gambhir: 100 off 214 balls (11 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: India - 176/1 in 69.0 overs (G Gambhir 105, R Dravid 64)
  • Bad Light: India - 179/1 in 72.0 overs (G Gambhir 106, R Dravid 65)
  • End Of Day: India - 179/1 in 72.0 overs (G Gambhir 106, R Dravid 65)