Result
2nd Test, Sydney, Jan 2-6 2008, India tour of Australia
463 & 401/7d
(70.5 ov, target 333)
532 & 210
Australia won by 122 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PA Jaques c †Dhoni b Singh0911000.00
ML Hayden c Tendulkar b Singh1326432050.00
RT Ponting (c)lbw b Harbhajan Singh55691289079.71
MEK Hussey c Tendulkar b Singh41791003051.89
MJ Clarke lbw b Harbhajan Singh14110025.00
A Symonds not out16222634418271.68
AC Gilchrist c Tendulkar b Singh78141087.50
GB Hogg c Dravid b Kumble7910214910077.45
B Lee lbw b Kumble5912113210048.76
MG Johnson c Ganguly b Kumble2830295093.33
SR Clark lbw b Kumble045000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 3, w 4)18
TOTAL(112.3 Ov, RR: 4.11, 487 Mts)463
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Phil Jaques, 2.3 ov), 2-27 (Matthew Hayden, 8.4 ov), 3-119 (Ricky Ponting, 29.5 ov), 4-119 (Michael Hussey, 30.1 ov), 5-121 (Michael Clarke, 31.4 ov), 6-134 (Adam Gilchrist, 34.5 ov), 7-307 (Brad Hogg, 71.1 ov), 8-421 (Brett Lee, 102.5 ov), 9-461 (Mitchell Johnson, 110.6 ov), 10-463 (Stuart Clark, 112.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RP Singh26312444.7611
I Sharma2338703.7832
SC Ganguly611302.1600
Harbhajan Singh27310824.0000
A Kumble25.3010644.1500
SR Tendulkar501402.8000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
W Jaffer  b Lee325270012.00
R Dravid c Hayden b Johnson531602409033.12
VVS Laxman c Hussey b Hogg10914221818076.76
SR Tendulkar not out15424342914163.37
SC Ganguly c Hussey b Hogg67781167185.89
Yuvraj Singh lbw b Lee1224362050.00
MS Dhoni c †Gilchrist b Lee213190015.38
A Kumble (c)c †Gilchrist b Lee25110040.00
Harbhajan Singh c Hussey b Johnson63921528068.47
RP Singh c †Gilchrist b Clark1322332059.09
I Sharma c & b Lee2334445067.64
Extras(b 4, lb 13, nb 8, w 6)31
TOTAL(138.2 Ov, RR: 3.84, 665 Mts)532
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Wasim Jaffer, 6.4 ov), 2-183 (Rahul Dravid, 52.6 ov), 3-185 (VVS Laxman, 53.6 ov), 4-293 (Sourav Ganguly, 77.6 ov), 5-321 (Yuvraj Singh, 86.5 ov), 6-330 (MS Dhoni, 90.6 ov), 7-345 (Anil Kumble, 92.5 ov), 8-474 (Harbhajan Singh, 122.1 ov), 9-501 (RP Singh, 129.3 ov), 10-532 (Ishant Sharma, 138.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee32.2511953.6807
MG Johnson37214824.0051
SR Clark2538013.2010
A Symonds711902.7100
GB Hogg30212124.0300
MJ Clarke712804.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PA Jaques c Yuvraj Singh b Kumble42821105051.21
ML Hayden c Jaffer b Kumble12319630412062.75
RT Ponting (c)c Laxman b Harbhajan Singh1470025.00
MEK Hussey not out14525934016055.98
MJ Clarke c Dravid b Kumble011000.00
A Symonds c †Dhoni b Singh611001597061.00
AC Gilchrist c Yuvraj Singh b Kumble1480025.00
GB Hogg c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh1250050.00
B Lee not out43500133.33
Extras(b 3, lb 8, nb 9, w 3)23
TOTAL(107 Ov, RR: 3.74, 463 Mts)401/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Phil Jaques, 25.1 ov), 2-90 (Ricky Ponting, 26.4 ov), 3-250 (Matthew Hayden, 70.4 ov), 4-250 (Michael Clarke, 70.5 ov), 5-378 (Andrew Symonds, 104.1 ov), 6-393 (Adam Gilchrist, 105.4 ov), 7-395 (Brad Hogg, 106.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RP Singh1627414.6220
I Sharma1425904.2112
Harbhajan Singh3369222.7800
A Kumble40314843.7007
SR Tendulkar20603.0000
Yuvraj Singh201105.5000
India 2nd Innings (target: 333 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
R Dravid c †Gilchrist b Symonds381031526036.89
W Jaffer c Clarke b Lee044000.00
VVS Laxman lbw b Clark2034523058.82
SR Tendulkar  b Clark1216333075.00
SC Ganguly c Clarke b Lee5156909091.07
Yuvraj Singh c †Gilchrist b Symonds032000.00
MS Dhoni lbw b Symonds35821176042.68
A Kumble (c)not out451111307040.54
Harbhajan Singh c Hussey b Clarke714291050.00
RP Singh lbw b Clarke011000.00
I Sharma c Hussey b Clarke032000.00
Extras(nb 2)2
TOTAL(70.5 Ov, RR: 2.96, 304 Mts)210
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Wasim Jaffer, 0.5 ov), 2-34 (VVS Laxman, 11.5 ov), 3-54 (Sachin Tendulkar, 17.4 ov), 4-115 (Rahul Dravid, 33.1 ov), 5-115 (Yuvraj Singh, 33.4 ov), 6-137 (Sourav Ganguly, 40.2 ov), 7-185 (MS Dhoni, 61.2 ov), 8-210 (Harbhajan Singh, 70.1 ov), 9-210 (RP Singh, 70.2 ov), 10-210 (Ishant Sharma, 70.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1333422.6101
MG Johnson1143303.0001
SR Clark1243222.6600
GB Hogg1425503.9200
A Symonds1955132.6800
MJ Clarke1.50532.7200
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Andrew Symonds
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1857
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 2008 (5-day match)
Umpires
Mark Benson
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Bruce Oxenford
Reserve Umpire
Rod Tucker
Match Referee
Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 02 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 376/7 (A Symonds 137*, B Lee 31*, 89 ov)
Thu, 03 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 216/3 (SR Tendulkar 9*, SC Ganguly 21*, 62 ov)
Fri, 04 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 13/0 (PA Jaques 8*, ML Hayden 5*, 5 ov)
Sat, 05 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 282/4 (MEK Hussey 87*, A Symonds 14*, 83 ov)
Sun, 06 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 210 (70.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Australia: 300 runs in 88.3 overs (541 balls), Extras 19
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 207 balls (12 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (MEK Hussey 30, A Symonds 16, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 321/4 in 95.0 overs (MEK Hussey 112, A Symonds 23)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 100.2 overs (614 balls), Extras 21
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 181 balls (MEK Hussey 45, A Symonds 48, Ex 7)
  • A Symonds: 50 off 89 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 370/4 in 103.0 overs (MEK Hussey 127, A Symonds 56)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 106.4 overs (652 balls), Extras 23
  • India 2nd innings
  • Lunch: India - 6/1 in 2.0 overs (R Dravid 4, VVS Laxman 2)
  • Drinks: India - 44/2 in 14.0 overs (R Dravid 18, SR Tendulkar 4)
  • India: 50 runs in 16.5 overs (103 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: India - 79/3 in 26.0 overs (R Dravid 27, SC Ganguly 18)
  • India: 100 runs in 29.2 overs (178 balls), Extras 2
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (R Dravid 18, SC Ganguly 34, Ex 0)
  • SC Ganguly: 50 off 51 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 141/6 in 41.0 overs (MS Dhoni 14, A Kumble 4)
  • India: 150 runs in 42.5 overs (259 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: India - 181/6 in 57.0 overs (MS Dhoni 35, A Kumble 23)
  • India: 200 runs in 65.2 overs (394 balls), Extras 2
  • Attendance: 10941 (Total: 119289)
Day 4
  • Rain: Australia - 30/0 in 15.0 overs (PA Jaques 16, ML Hayden 11)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 17.3 overs (108 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (PA Jaques 27, ML Hayden 21, Ex 3)
  • Lunch: Australia - 90/2 in 28.0 overs (ML Hayden 39, MEK Hussey 0)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 31.2 overs (195 balls), Extras 8
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 101 balls (6 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (ML Hayden 23, MEK Hussey 23, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 43.6 overs (272 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: Australia - 151/2 in 45.0 overs (ML Hayden 66, MEK Hussey 29)
  • Rain: Australia - 177/2 in 50.2 overs (ML Hayden 77, MEK Hussey 43)
  • Tea: Australia - 177/2 in 50.2 overs (ML Hayden 77, MEK Hussey 43)
  • Rain: Australia - 177/2 in 50.2 overs (ML Hayden 77, MEK Hussey 43)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 166 balls (ML Hayden 49, MEK Hussey 45, Ex 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 55.5 overs (343 balls), Extras 14
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 105 balls (6 x 4)
  • ML Hayden: 100 off 160 balls (11 x 4)
  • Rain: Australia - 213/2 in 59.1 overs (ML Hayden 104, MEK Hussey 52)
  • 3rd Wicket: 150 runs in 242 balls (ML Hayden 78, MEK Hussey 67, Ex 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 70.3 overs (431 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 251/4 in 72.0 overs (MEK Hussey 71, A Symonds 0)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 282/4 in 83.0 overs (MEK Hussey 87, A Symonds 14)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 282/4 in 83.0 overs (MEK Hussey 87, A Symonds 14)
  • Attendance: 20301
Day 3
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 87 balls (SR Tendulkar 11, SC Ganguly 35, Ex 4)
  • India: 250 runs in 71.3 overs (439 balls), Extras 23
  • SC Ganguly: 50 off 68 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 272/3 in 75.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 27, SC Ganguly 57)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 142 balls (SR Tendulkar 28, SC Ganguly 67, Ex 6)
  • India: 300 runs in 80.5 overs (495 balls), Extras 25
  • New Ball Taken: India 309/4 after 84.1 overs (SR Tendulkar 49, Yuvraj Singh 3)
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 96 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: India - 322/5 in 88.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 52, MS Dhoni 0)
  • India: 350 runs in 93.5 overs (576 balls), Extras 28
  • Drinks: India - 382/7 in 100.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 83, Harbhajan Singh 23)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (SR Tendulkar 18, Harbhajan Singh 31, Ex 1)
  • India: 400 runs in 104.5 overs (643 balls), Extras 29
  • SR Tendulkar: 100 off 160 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: India - 424/7 in 113.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 106, Harbhajan Singh 41)
  • Harbhajan Singh: 50 off 73 balls (6 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 100 runs in 136 balls (SR Tendulkar 49, Harbhajan Singh 50, Ex 1)
  • India: 450 runs in 115.4 overs (708 balls), Extras 29
  • Drinks: India - 490/8 in 126.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 139, RP Singh 9)
  • India: 500 runs in 128.3 overs (785 balls), Extras 31
  • SR Tendulkar: 150 off 231 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Innings Break: India - 532/10 in 138.2 overs (SR Tendulkar 154)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Australia - 13/0 in 5.0 overs (PA Jaques 8, ML Hayden 5)
  • Attendance: 29358
Day 2
  • Australia: 400 runs in 95.2 overs (579 balls), Extras 17
  • B Lee: 50 off 100 balls (8 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 100 runs in 158 balls (A Symonds 43, B Lee 50, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: Australia - 421/8 in 102.5 overs (A Symonds 148)
  • A Symonds: 150 off 208 balls (18 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 109.3 overs (664 balls), Extras 18
  • Innings Break: Australia - 463/10 in 112.3 overs (A Symonds 162)
  • India 1st innings
  • Lunch: India - 0/0 in 3.0 overs (W Jaffer 0, R Dravid 0)
  • India: 50 runs in 14.5 overs (93 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (R Dravid 11, VVS Laxman 35, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: India - 69/1 in 16.0 overs (R Dravid 16, VVS Laxman 45)
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 43 balls (10 x 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 27.5 overs (172 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: India - 101/1 in 30.0 overs (R Dravid 18, VVS Laxman 73)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 158 balls (R Dravid 13, VVS Laxman 80, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: India - 137/1 in 43.0 overs (R Dravid 32, VVS Laxman 88)
  • India: 150 runs in 44.4 overs (275 balls), Extras 18
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 247 balls (R Dravid 37, VVS Laxman 95, Ex 18)
  • VVS Laxman: 100 off 127 balls (17 x 4)
  • R Dravid: 50 off 158 balls (9 x 4)
  • India: 200 runs in 57.6 overs (356 balls), Extras 19
  • End Of Day: India - 216/3 in 62.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 9, SC Ganguly 21)
  • Attendance: 29286
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 43/2 in 12.0 overs (RT Ponting 17, MEK Hussey 11)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 16.2 overs (100 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (RT Ponting 19, MEK Hussey 29, Ex 3)
  • Lunch: Australia - 95/2 in 25.0 overs (RT Ponting 36, MEK Hussey 37)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 26.1 overs (162 balls), Extras 9
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 66 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 148/6 in 38.0 overs (A Symonds 14, GB Hogg 7)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 38.2 overs (236 balls), Extras 10
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (A Symonds 22, GB Hogg 31, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 48.5 overs (299 balls), Extras 10
  • Tea: Australia - 214/6 in 52.0 overs (A Symonds 39, GB Hogg 48)
  • GB Hogg: 50 off 57 balls (7 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 115 balls (A Symonds 41, GB Hogg 59, Ex 0)
  • A Symonds: 50 off 77 balls (7 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 58.3 overs (357 balls), Extras 10
  • 7th Wicket: 150 runs in 188 balls (A Symonds 77, GB Hogg 75, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 296/6 in 68.0 overs (A Symonds 92, GB Hogg 77)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 69.1 overs (421 balls), Extras 10
  • A Symonds: 100 off 128 balls (11 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 341/7 after 80.2 overs (A Symonds 121, B Lee 13)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 81.1 overs (493 balls), Extras 11
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (A Symonds 32, B Lee 18, Ex 2)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 376/7 in 89.0 overs (A Symonds 137, B Lee 31)
  • Attendance: 29403