Result
2nd Test, Mohali, Oct 17-21 2008, Australia tour of India
469 & 314/3d
(64.4 ov, target 516)
268 & 195
India won by 320 runs
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c †Haddin b Johnson671401929047.85
V Sehwag c †Haddin b Johnson3536706097.22
R Dravid  b Lee39701187055.71
SR Tendulkar c Hayden b Siddle8811118610079.27
VVS Laxman c †Haddin b Johnson1219182063.15
SC Ganguly c Lee b White1022253328045.33
I Sharma c Katich b Siddle933401027.27
MS Dhoni (c) †lbw b Siddle921241768474.19
Harbhajan Singh  b White19160011.11
Z Khan run out (Lee/†Haddin)210250020.00
A Mishra not out00400-
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 3, w 5)22
TOTAL(129 Ov, RR: 3.63, 594 Mts)469
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Virender Sehwag, 14.2 ov), 2-146 (Rahul Dravid, 40.5 ov), 3-146 (Gautam Gambhir, 41.1 ov), 4-163 (VVS Laxman, 45.1 ov), 5-305 (Sachin Tendulkar, 81.5 ov), 6-326 (Ishant Sharma, 89.6 ov), 7-435 (Sourav Ganguly, 119.1 ov), 8-442 (Harbhajan Singh, 123.1 ov), 9-469 (Zaheer Khan, 127.6 ov), 10-469 (MS Dhoni, 128.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2458613.5812
PM Siddle28511434.0701
MG Johnson2748533.1400
SR Watson2437102.9500
MJ Clarke702804.0000
CL White1907123.7300
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden  b Khan032000.00
SM Katich  b Mishra33651026050.76
RT Ponting (c)lbw b Sharma523351021.73
MEK Hussey c †Dhoni b Sharma541191817045.37
MJ Clarke lbw b Mishra2360773038.33
SR Watson lbw b Mishra7815626410150.00
BJ Haddin  b Harbhajan Singh929391031.03
CL White  b Mishra523260021.73
B Lee c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh35961246036.45
MG Johnson not out932400128.12
PM Siddle st †Dhoni b Mishra088000.00
Extras(lb 13, nb 4)17
TOTAL(101.4 Ov, RR: 2.63, 454 Mts)268
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Matthew Hayden, 0.3 ov), 2-17 (Ricky Ponting, 7.5 ov), 3-62 (Simon Katich, 21.6 ov), 4-102 (Michael Clarke, 40.5 ov), 5-130 (Michael Hussey, 47.5 ov), 6-146 (Brad Haddin, 55.3 ov), 7-167 (Cameron White, 62.2 ov), 8-240 (Brett Lee, 90.1 ov), 9-262 (Shane Watson, 99.2 ov), 10-268 (Peter Siddle, 101.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan2575612.2401
I Sharma2146823.2301
Harbhajan Singh2996022.0601
A Mishra26.487152.6601
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Hussey b White1041382197175.36
V Sehwag c †Haddin b Siddle901221838073.77
MS Dhoni (c) †not out68841073180.95
SC Ganguly c Clarke b Lee2737542072.97
SR Tendulkar not out1012161083.33
Extras(b 3, lb 4, nb 3, w 5)15
TOTAL(65 Ov, RR: 4.83, 291 Mts)314/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-182 (Virender Sehwag, 39.1 ov), 2-224 (Gautam Gambhir, 47.5 ov), 3-290 (Sourav Ganguly, 61.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1406114.3501
PM Siddle1516214.1301
MG Johnson1407205.1400
CL White804816.0010
SR Watson502004.0000
MEK Hussey803804.7501
MJ Clarke10606.0000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 516 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden lbw b Harbhajan Singh29203740145.00
SM Katich c Tendulkar b Harbhajan Singh2026414076.92
RT Ponting (c) b Sharma211160018.18
MEK Hussey lbw b Harbhajan Singh1480025.00
MJ Clarke c Sehwag b Mishra691522369045.39
SR Watson lbw b Sharma22225009.09
BJ Haddin  b Khan371051186035.23
CL White c †Dhoni b Khan1380033.33
B Lee  b Khan011000.00
MG Johnson c & b Mishra2644694059.09
PM Siddle not out046000.00
Extras(b 4, nb 4)8
TOTAL(64.4 Ov, RR: 3.01, 287 Mts)195
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Matthew Hayden, 7.2 ov), 2-50 (Simon Katich, 7.6 ov), 3-52 (Michael Hussey, 9.5 ov), 4-52 (Ricky Ponting, 10.2 ov), 5-58 (Shane Watson, 16.3 ov), 6-142 (Brad Haddin, 46.6 ov), 7-144 (Cameron White, 48.2 ov), 8-144 (Brett Lee, 48.3 ov), 9-194 (Mitchell Johnson, 62.6 ov), 10-195 (Michael Clarke, 64.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan1537134.7301
I Sharma1344223.2300
Harbhajan Singh2033631.8001
A Mishra11.423523.0002
V Sehwag52701.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Player Of The Match
MS Dhoni
Series resultIndia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1889
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, Lunch 11.30-12.10, Tea 14.10-14.30, Close 16.30
Match days17,18,19,20,21 October 2008 (5-day match)
Test debut
Amit Mishra
Peter Siddle
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Amiesh Saheba
Reserve Umpire
Anil Dandekar
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 311/5 (SC Ganguly 54*, I Sharma 2*, 85 ov)
Sat, 18 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 102/4 (MEK Hussey 37*, 40.5 ov)
Sun, 19 Oct - day 3 - India 2nd innings 100/0 (G Gambhir 46*, V Sehwag 53*, 23 ov)
Mon, 20 Oct - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 141/5 (MJ Clarke 42*, BJ Haddin 37*, 46 ov)
Tue, 21 Oct - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 195 (64.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Australia: 150 runs in 50.1 overs (305 balls), Extras 8
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 108 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 186/8 in 58.0 overs (MJ Clarke 64, MG Johnson 22)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 86 balls (MJ Clarke 24, MG Johnson 26, Ex 0)
Day 4
  • G Gambhir: 50 off 77 balls (4 x 4)
  • India: 150 runs in 31.5 overs (192 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 192 balls (G Gambhir 70, V Sehwag 76, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: India - 171/0 in 36.0 overs (G Gambhir 80, V Sehwag 86)
  • India: 200 runs in 42.3 overs (258 balls), Extras 7
  • G Gambhir: 100 off 136 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: India - 230/2 in 49.0 overs (MS Dhoni 26, SC Ganguly 3)
  • India: 250 runs in 53.1 overs (322 balls), Extras 7
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 61 balls (3 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 54 balls (MS Dhoni 29, SC Ganguly 21, Ex 0)
  • India: 300 runs in 62.5 overs (381 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: India - 308/3 in 64.0 overs (MS Dhoni 65, SR Tendulkar 7)
  • Innings Break: India - 314/3 in 65.0 overs (MS Dhoni 68, SR Tendulkar 10)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 7.4 overs (46 balls), Extras 0
  • Tea: Australia - 50/2 in 8.0 overs (RT Ponting 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 81/5 in 27.0 overs (MJ Clarke 17, BJ Haddin 9)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 31.4 overs (193 balls), Extras 3
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (MJ Clarke 27, BJ Haddin 19, Ex 4)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 141/5 in 46.0 overs (MJ Clarke 42, BJ Haddin 37)
Day 3
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 117 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 139/5 in 52.0 overs (SR Watson 11, BJ Haddin 6)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 56.1 overs (340 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: Australia - 174/7 in 66.0 overs (SR Watson 32, B Lee 5)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 76.6 overs (466 balls), Extras 12
  • SR Watson: 50 off 102 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (SR Watson 23, B Lee 24, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 221/7 in 81.0 overs (SR Watson 54, B Lee 25)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 221/7 after 81.1 overs (SR Watson 54, B Lee 25)
  • Tea: Australia - 249/8 in 93.0 overs (SR Watson 66, MG Johnson 2)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 94.2 overs (570 balls), Extras 17
  • Innings Break: Australia - 268/10 in 101.4 overs (MG Johnson 9)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 11.6 overs (72 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (G Gambhir 28, V Sehwag 23, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 58/0 in 14.0 overs (G Gambhir 29, V Sehwag 29)
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 68 balls (6 x 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 22.6 overs (139 balls), Extras 1
  • End Of Day: India - 100/0 in 23.0 overs (G Gambhir 46, V Sehwag 53)
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 139 balls (G Gambhir 46, V Sehwag 53, Ex 1)
Day 2
  • India: 350 runs in 96.1 overs (581 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: India - 362/6 in 98.0 overs (SC Ganguly 70, MS Dhoni 27)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 67 balls (SC Ganguly 14, MS Dhoni 35, Ex 1)
  • India: 400 runs in 110.1 overs (665 balls), Extras 15
  • Lunch: India - 401/6 in 111.0 overs (SC Ganguly 91, MS Dhoni 45)
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 63 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 160 balls (SC Ganguly 34, MS Dhoni 58, Ex 8)
  • SC Ganguly: 100 off 219 balls (8 x 4)
  • India: 450 runs in 124.4 overs (752 balls), Extras 22
  • Drinks: India - 457/8 in 125.0 overs (MS Dhoni 80, Z Khan 2)
  • Innings Break: India - 469/10 in 129.0 overs (A Mishra 0)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Tea: Australia - 13/1 in 6.0 overs (SM Katich 8, RT Ponting 5)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 18.1 overs (111 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 62/3 in 22.0 overs (MEK Hussey 21)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 38.6 overs (237 balls), Extras 4
  • End Of Day: Australia - 102/4 in 40.5 overs (MEK Hussey 37)
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • India: 50 runs in 8.6 overs (55 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (G Gambhir 21, V Sehwag 26, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: India - 63/0 in 13.0 overs (G Gambhir 29, V Sehwag 29)
  • India: 100 runs in 24.4 overs (149 balls), Extras 5
  • G Gambhir: 50 off 88 balls (8 x 4)
  • Lunch: India - 104/1 in 25.0 overs (G Gambhir 53, R Dravid 11)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 105 balls (G Gambhir 27, R Dravid 24, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 146/1 in 40.0 overs (G Gambhir 67, R Dravid 39)
  • India: 150 runs in 42.5 overs (258 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: India - 174/4 in 51.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 13, SC Ganguly 2)
  • India: 200 runs in 55.6 overs (338 balls), Extras 6
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (SR Tendulkar 19, SC Ganguly 32, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 236/4 in 65.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 41, SC Ganguly 35)
  • India: 250 runs in 69.2 overs (419 balls), Extras 9
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 80 balls (5 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 165 balls (SR Tendulkar 55, SC Ganguly 44, Ex 3)
  • SC Ganguly: 50 off 100 balls (4 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: India 293/4 after 80.1 overs (SR Tendulkar 80, SC Ganguly 51)
  • India: 300 runs in 81.1 overs (490 balls), Extras 13
  • End Of Day: India - 311/5 in 85.0 overs (SC Ganguly 54, I Sharma 2)