Result
1st Test, Chennai, Dec 11-15 2008, England tour of India
316 & 311/9d
(98.3 ov, target 387)
241 & 387/4
India won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
Best performances - Batsmen
AJ Strauss
123 runs (233)
15 fours
0 sixes
Control80%
Productive shot
leg glance
34 runs
3 fours
0 sixes
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AJ Strauss
108 runs (244)
8 fours
0 sixes
Control80%
Productive shot
leg glance
30 runs
1 fours
0 sixes
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Best performances - Bowlers
Z Khan
O
27
M
7
R
40
W
3
Eco
1.48
A Flintoff
O
18.4
M
2
R
49
W
3
Eco
2.62
Partnerships
First innings
England
118
AJ Strauss64 (124)
AN Cook52 (116)
46
AJ Strauss29 (53)
IR Bell17 (51)
16
AJ Strauss11 (17)
KP Pietersen4 (33)
15
PD Collingwood9 (26)
AJ Strauss5 (14)
26
A Flintoff12 (42)
AJ Strauss14 (25)
8
A Flintoff6 (33)
JM Anderson2 (23)
42
JM Anderson17 (59)
MJ Prior23 (49)
6
GP Swann1 (6)
MJ Prior5 (12)
27
SJ Harmison6 (23)
MJ Prior19 (30)
12
MS Panesar6 (26)
MJ Prior6 (11)
India
16
G Gambhir6 (16)
V Sehwag9 (16)
18
R Dravid3 (23)
G Gambhir13 (27)
3
SR Tendulkar3 (2)
R Dravid0 (1)
61
SR Tendulkar34 (45)
VVS Laxman24 (60)
4
SR Tendulkar0 (1)
Yuvraj Singh4 (4)
35
MS Dhoni23 (31)
Yuvraj Singh10 (37)
75
Harbhajan Singh40 (58)
MS Dhoni26 (45)
5
MS Dhoni4 (5)
Z Khan1 (15)
2
MS Dhoni0 (1)
A Mishra0 (3)
22
A Mishra12 (15)
I Sharma8 (19)
Second innings
England
28
AJ Strauss10 (34)
AN Cook9 (30)
14
AJ Strauss5 (4)
IR Bell7 (13)
1
AJ Strauss0 (0)
KP Pietersen1 (5)
214
PD Collingwood100 (227)
AJ Strauss93 (206)
5
PD Collingwood1 (9)
A Flintoff4 (11)
15
PD Collingwood7 (14)
MJ Prior8 (19)
20
GP Swann7 (21)
MJ Prior13 (19)
4
SJ Harmison1 (8)
MJ Prior3 (4)
10
JM Anderson1 (4)
MJ Prior9 (14)
India
117
G Gambhir0 (70)
V Sehwag0 (68)
24
R Dravid29 (19)
G Gambhir83 (32)
42
SR Tendulkar4 (41)
G Gambhir19 (37)
41
SR Tendulkar21 (35)
VVS Laxman18 (42)
163*
SR Tendulkar11 (120)
Yuvraj Singh26 (131)