Result
1st Test, Bengaluru, Oct 9-13 2008, Australia tour of India
430 & 228/6d
(73 ov, target 299)
360 & 177/4
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden c †Dhoni b Khan031000.00
SM Katich c †Dhoni b Sharma661492307044.29
RT Ponting (c)lbw b Harbhajan Singh12324333113050.61
MEK Hussey  b Khan14627640215152.89
MJ Clarke lbw b Khan1128392039.28
SR Watson  b Sharma214150014.28
BJ Haddin c Laxman b Sharma331101264030.00
CL White c Harbhajan Singh b Sharma613161046.15
B Lee  b Khan2761884044.26
MG Johnson  b Khan1470025.00
SR Clark not out013000.00
Extras(lb 11, nb 3, w 1)15
TOTAL(149.5 Ov, RR: 2.86, 633 Mts)430
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Matthew Hayden, 0.3 ov), 2-166 (Simon Katich, 54.4 ov), 3-226 (Ricky Ponting, 78.4 ov), 4-254 (Michael Clarke, 89.2 ov), 5-259 (Shane Watson, 92.3 ov), 6-350 (Brad Haddin, 122.6 ov), 7-362 (Cameron White, 126.5 ov), 8-421 (Brett Lee, 147.5 ov), 9-429 (Mitchell Johnson, 149.1 ov), 10-430 (Michael Hussey, 149.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan29.549153.0511
I Sharma3077742.5600
Harbhajan Singh41810312.5100
A Kumble43612903.0001
V Sehwag601903.1601
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir lbw b Lee2161963034.42
V Sehwag c Hayden b Johnson45641157070.31
R Dravid lbw b Watson511041497049.03
SR Tendulkar c White b Johnson1318263072.22
VVS Laxman c †Haddin b Johnson01224000.00
SC Ganguly lbw b Johnson471151933040.86
MS Dhoni  b Clarke951650017.64
Harbhajan Singh c †Haddin b Watson541101465049.09
Z Khan not out571211897047.10
A Kumble (c)lbw b Watson533570015.15
I Sharma  b Clarke631331019.35
Extras(b 23, lb 23, nb 6)52
TOTAL(119 Ov, RR: 3.02, 551 Mts)360
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Gautam Gambhir, 19.2 ov), 2-76 (Virender Sehwag, 22.6 ov), 3-94 (Sachin Tendulkar, 28.4 ov), 4-106 (VVS Laxman, 32.6 ov), 5-155 (Rahul Dravid, 49.5 ov), 6-195 (MS Dhoni, 65.4 ov), 7-232 (Sourav Ganguly, 77.3 ov), 8-312 (Harbhajan Singh, 99.3 ov), 9-343 (Anil Kumble, 111.6 ov), 10-360 (Ishant Sharma, 118.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2666412.4602
SR Clark1735803.4101
MG Johnson2747042.5900
SR Watson1944532.3603
CL White1323903.0000
MJ Clarke1733822.2300
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden lbw b Khan1340511032.50
SM Katich c Laxman b Harbhajan Singh341401893024.28
RT Ponting (c)c Laxman b Sharma1734502050.00
MEK Hussey  b Harbhajan Singh31721223043.05
MJ Clarke c Sehwag b Sharma69181066.66
SR Watson  b Sharma4172986056.94
BJ Haddin not out35611013057.37
CL White not out18142120128.57
Extras(b 13, lb 10, nb 4, w 6)33
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 3.12, 326 Mts)228/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Matthew Hayden, 12.2 ov), 2-49 (Ricky Ponting, 22.2 ov), 3-99 (Simon Katich, 44.3 ov), 4-115 (Michael Clarke, 47.5 ov), 5-128 (Michael Hussey, 50.5 ov), 6-203 (Shane Watson, 69.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan1744612.7002
I Sharma1434032.8520
Harbhajan Singh2757622.8100
V Sehwag711201.7101
A Kumble803103.8701
India 2nd Innings (target: 299 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir  b Johnson29811174035.80
V Sehwag c Hayden b Clark69231066.66
R Dravid c Ponting b Lee513151038.46
SR Tendulkar c Clarke b White491261774038.88
VVS Laxman not out421421735029.57
SC Ganguly not out2668722038.23
Extras(b 16, lb 3, nb 1)20
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 2.42, 290 Mts)177/4
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Virender Sehwag, 5.1 ov), 2-24 (Rahul Dravid, 8.3 ov), 3-77 (Gautam Gambhir, 26.4 ov), 4-138 (Sachin Tendulkar, 52.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1132612.3601
SR Clark1161211.0900
SR Watson52801.6000
MG Johnson832312.8700
MJ Clarke2074002.0000
CL White1844912.7200
MATCH DETAILS
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Player Of The Match
Zaheer Khan
Series result4-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1887
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, Lunch 11.30-12.10, Tea 14.10-14.30, Close 16.30
Match days9,10,11,12,13 October 2008 (5-day match)
Test debut
Cameron White
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Amiesh Saheba
Reserve Umpire
Sanjay Hazare
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 09 Oct - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 254/4 (MEK Hussey 46*, 89.2 ov)
Fri, 10 Oct - day 2 - India 1st innings 68/0 (G Gambhir 20*, V Sehwag 43*, 18.1 ov)
Sat, 11 Oct - day 3 - India 1st innings 313/8 (Z Khan 35*, A Kumble 0*, 101 ov)
Sun, 12 Oct - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 193/5 (SR Watson 32*, BJ Haddin 28*, 68 ov)
Mon, 13 Oct - day 5 - India 2nd innings 177/4 (73 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Australia: 200 runs in 69.1 overs (420 balls), Extras 32
  • Innings Break: Australia - 228/6 in 73.0 overs (BJ Haddin 35, CL White 18)
  • India 2nd innings
  • Lunch: India - 41/2 in 17.0 overs (G Gambhir 12, SR Tendulkar 16)
  • India: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (109 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 105 balls (G Gambhir 18, SR Tendulkar 26, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: India - 84/3 in 31.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 30, VVS Laxman 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 39.5 overs (240 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: India - 130/3 in 48.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 47, VVS Laxman 28)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 128 balls (SR Tendulkar 20, VVS Laxman 28, Ex 5)
  • Bad Light: India - 148/4 in 58.0 overs (VVS Laxman 36, SC Ganguly 7)
  • India: 150 runs in 58.5 overs (354 balls), Extras 16
  • Bad Light: India - 165/4 in 67.0 overs (VVS Laxman 41, SC Ganguly 15)
Day 4
  • Z Khan: 50 off 106 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 349/9 in 114.0 overs (Z Khan 52, I Sharma 5)
  • India: 350 runs in 114.1 overs (691 balls), Extras 47
  • Innings Break: India - 360/10 in 119.0 overs (Z Khan 57)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 9/0 in 6.0 overs (ML Hayden 3, SM Katich 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 41/1 in 19.0 overs (SM Katich 8, RT Ponting 14)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 22.4 overs (137 balls), Extras 10
  • Tea: Australia - 74/2 in 33.0 overs (SM Katich 21, MEK Hussey 12)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 133 balls (SM Katich 25, MEK Hussey 23, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 44.4 overs (270 balls), Extras 12
  • Australia: 150 runs in 55.6 overs (340 balls), Extras 20
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (SR Watson 22, BJ Haddin 20, Ex 8)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 193/5 in 68.0 overs (SR Watson 32, BJ Haddin 28)
Day 3
  • Drinks: India - 99/3 in 30.0 overs (R Dravid 11, VVS Laxman 0)
  • India: 100 runs in 30.4 overs (185 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: India - 133/4 in 42.0 overs (R Dravid 35, SC Ganguly 7)
  • India: 150 runs in 47.4 overs (290 balls), Extras 14
  • R Dravid: 50 off 102 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 160/5 in 55.0 overs (SC Ganguly 13, MS Dhoni 2)
  • India: 200 runs in 67.5 overs (411 balls), Extras 21
  • Tea: India - 210/6 in 71.0 overs (SC Ganguly 38, Harbhajan Singh 12)
  • Rain: India - 234/7 in 80.0 overs (Harbhajan Singh 24, Z Khan 0)
  • India: 250 runs in 85.6 overs (520 balls), Extras 28
  • New Ball Taken: India 251/7 after 86.1 overs (Harbhajan Singh 33, Z Khan 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 86 balls (Harbhajan Singh 22, Z Khan 13, Ex 15)
  • Harbhajan Singh: 50 off 85 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 297/7 in 94.0 overs (Harbhajan Singh 51, Z Khan 23)
  • India: 300 runs in 95.5 overs (580 balls), Extras 38
  • End Of Day: India - 313/8 in 101.0 overs (Z Khan 35, A Kumble 0)
Day 2
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 122 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 298/5 in 102.0 overs (MEK Hussey 74, BJ Haddin 10)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 103.3 overs (624 balls), Extras 12
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 88 balls (MEK Hussey 33, BJ Haddin 16, Ex 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 333/5 in 118.0 overs (MEK Hussey 92, BJ Haddin 26)
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 188 balls (11 x 4)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 122.5 overs (741 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 368/7 in 131.0 overs (MEK Hussey 112, B Lee 1)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 138.4 overs (836 balls), Extras 14
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 107 balls (MEK Hussey 24, B Lee 26, Ex 0)
  • Tea: Australia - 416/7 in 146.0 overs (MEK Hussey 135, B Lee 26)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 430/10 in 149.5 overs (SR Clark 0)
  • India 1st innings
  • India: 50 runs in 12.6 overs (79 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (G Gambhir 19, V Sehwag 27, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: India - 56/0 in 14.0 overs (G Gambhir 19, V Sehwag 32)
  • Rain: India - 68/0 in 18.1 overs (G Gambhir 20, V Sehwag 43)
  • End Of Day: India - 68/0 in 18.1 overs (G Gambhir 20, V Sehwag 43)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 34/1 in 13.0 overs (SM Katich 12, RT Ponting 20)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 17.5 overs (108 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 105 balls (SM Katich 18, RT Ponting 30, Ex 2)
  • Lunch: Australia - 75/1 in 27.0 overs (SM Katich 28, RT Ponting 41)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 104 balls (7 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 39.2 overs (237 balls), Extras 6
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 234 balls (SM Katich 38, RT Ponting 56, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 114/1 in 43.0 overs (SM Katich 45, RT Ponting 63)
  • SM Katich: 50 off 122 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 49.5 overs (300 balls), Extras 6
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 297 balls (SM Katich 58, RT Ponting 86, Ex 6)
  • Tea: Australia - 166/2 in 57.0 overs (RT Ponting 94, MEK Hussey 0)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 185 balls (13 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 67.3 overs (407 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Australia - 211/2 in 71.0 overs (RT Ponting 114, MEK Hussey 24)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 116 balls (RT Ponting 23, MEK Hussey 26, Ex 1)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 247/3 after 87.2 overs (MEK Hussey 40, MJ Clarke 10)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 88.2 overs (533 balls), Extras 8
  • End Of Day: Australia - 254/4 in 89.2 overs (MEK Hussey 46)