Result
3rd Test, The Oval, Aug 9-13 2007, India tour of Ireland, England and Scotland
664 & 180/6d
(110 ov, target 500)
345 & 369/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KD Karthik c †Prior b Sidebottom9115121610160.26
W Jaffer c Pietersen b Anderson3547696174.46
R Dravid (c) b Anderson551011318054.45
SR Tendulkar c Strauss b Anderson8219229811042.70
SC Ganguly lbw b Collingwood37771284148.05
VVS Laxman c †Prior b Tremlett51791018064.55
MS Dhoni c Cook b Pietersen928112094113.58
A Kumble not out11019321716156.99
Z Khan c Anderson b Panesar1152751021.15
RP Singh c & b Anderson1121232052.38
S Sreesanth c Vaughan b Panesar35324961109.37
Extras(b 33, lb 13, nb 6, w 2)54
TOTAL(170 Ov, RR: 3.9, 718 Mts)664
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Wasim Jaffer, 14.4 ov), 2-189 (Rahul Dravid, 48.1 ov), 3-199 (Dinesh Karthik, 51.1 ov), 4-276 (Sourav Ganguly, 79.5 ov), 5-354 (VVS Laxman, 101.2 ov), 6-417 (Sachin Tendulkar, 112.6 ov), 7-508 (MS Dhoni, 130.5 ov), 8-570 (Zaheer Khan, 150.3 ov), 9-591 (RP Singh, 156.4 ov), 10-664 (Sreesanth, 169.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Sidebottom3289312.9000
JM Anderson40518244.5510
CT Tremlett40613213.3015
MS Panesar45515923.5300
PD Collingwood711111.5701
KP Pietersen604116.8300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Sreesanth b Khan613181046.15
AN Cook c Singh b Kumble619814811062.24
JM Anderson lbw b Singh1648713033.33
MP Vaughan (c)c & b Kumble1136662030.55
KP Pietersen c Dravid b Tendulkar411071244038.31
PD Collingwood lbw b Sreesanth621202019051.66
IR Bell c †Dhoni b Khan639610711065.62
MJ Prior c Tendulkar b Sreesanth01538000.00
RJ Sidebottom c & b Khan2440050.00
CT Tremlett not out2549672051.02
MS Panesar lbw b Kumble942552021.42
Extras(b 16, lb 12, nb 11, w 10)49
TOTAL(103.1 Ov, RR: 3.34, 453 Mts)345
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 4.1 ov), 2-78 (James Anderson, 19.4 ov), 3-119 (Sir Alastair Cook, 31.2 ov), 4-124 (Michael Vaughan, 33.3 ov), 5-202 (Kevin Pietersen, 60.1 ov), 6-288 (Paul Collingwood, 81.6 ov), 7-303 (Ian Bell, 86.2 ov), 8-305 (Ryan Sidebottom, 86.6 ov), 9-305 (Matt Prior, 89.2 ov), 10-345 (Monty Panesar, 103.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan22133231.4500
S Sreesanth2128023.8025
A Kumble29.179433.2204
RP Singh1837214.0030
SC Ganguly51801.6010
SR Tendulkar702613.7100
VVS Laxman10505.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KD Karthik c Collingwood b Tremlett815192053.33
W Jaffer lbw b Anderson0610000.00
R Dravid (c)c Strauss b Collingwood12961401012.50
SR Tendulkar  b Anderson11113009.09
SC Ganguly c Strauss b Collingwood5768939083.82
VVS Laxman not out46861164053.48
MS Dhoni c †Prior b Tremlett3664794056.25
A Kumble not out881310100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 6)12
TOTAL(58 Ov, RR: 3.1, 245 Mts)180/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Wasim Jaffer, 2.2 ov), 2-10 (Dinesh Karthik, 3.6 ov), 3-11 (Sachin Tendulkar, 6.5 ov), 4-76 (Sourav Ganguly, 28.5 ov), 5-89 (Rahul Dravid, 34.4 ov), 6-158 (MS Dhoni, 54.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1583422.2600
CT Tremlett1525823.8605
PD Collingwood1012422.4001
MS Panesar1815803.2200
England 2nd Innings (target: 500 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Laxman b Singh321131376028.31
AN Cook c Laxman b Kumble43851505050.58
MP Vaughan (c)c †Dhoni b Sreesanth42951085044.21
KP Pietersen c Karthik b Sreesanth10115921618063.52
PD Collingwood lbw b Sreesanth4081945049.38
IR Bell lbw b Kumble676298120108.06
MJ Prior not out1264921018.75
RJ Sidebottom not out315180020.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 14, w 9)29
TOTAL(110 Ov, RR: 3.35, 460 Mts)369/6
Fall of wickets: 1-79 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 31.4 ov), 2-86 (Sir Alastair Cook, 34.1 ov), 3-152 (Michael Vaughan, 60.4 ov), 4-266 (Paul Collingwood, 84.1 ov), 5-289 (Kevin Pietersen, 88.6 ov), 6-363 (Ian Bell, 105.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan2035902.9530
S Sreesanth2175332.5211
A Kumble37912323.3205
RP Singh1325013.8411
SR Tendulkar1907804.1007
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Ireland, England and Scotland
Player Of The Match
Anil Kumble
Player Of The Series
James Anderson
Zaheer Khan
Series resultIndia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1842
Season2007
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 1.00-1.40pm, Tea 3.40-4.00pm, Close 6.00pm
Match days9,10,11,12,13 August 2007 (5-day match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Ian Howell
TV Umpire
Peter Hartley
Reserve Umpire
Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 09 Aug - day 1 - India 1st innings 316/4 (SR Tendulkar 48*, VVS Laxman 20*, 90 ov)
Fri, 10 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 24/1 (AN Cook 12*, JM Anderson 5*, 8 ov)
Sat, 11 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 326/9 (CT Tremlett 18*, MS Panesar 0*, 96 ov)
Sun, 12 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 56/0 (AJ Strauss 23*, AN Cook 27*, 20 ov)
Mon, 13 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 369/6 (110 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: England - 79/1 in 31.4 overs (AN Cook 39)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.3 overs (230 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: England - 126/2 in 50.0 overs (MP Vaughan 22, KP Pietersen 17)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 116 balls (MP Vaughan 29, KP Pietersen 18, Ex 3)
  • Bad Light: England - 149/2 in 59.0 overs (MP Vaughan 39, KP Pietersen 22)
  • England: 150 runs in 59.6 overs (368 balls), Extras 13
  • England: 200 runs in 68.6 overs (425 balls), Extras 20
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 108 balls (9 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (KP Pietersen 28, PD Collingwood 15, Ex 7)
  • Tea: England - 232/3 in 78.0 overs (KP Pietersen 71, PD Collingwood 23)
  • England: 250 runs in 81.6 overs (505 balls), Extras 22
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 133 balls (KP Pietersen 54, PD Collingwood 37, Ex 9)
  • New Ball Taken: England 266/3 after 84.1 overs (KP Pietersen 86, PD Collingwood 40)
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 155 balls (18 x 4)
  • England: 300 runs in 90.4 overs (558 balls), Extras 24
  • Drinks: England - 316/5 in 95.0 overs (IR Bell 29, MJ Prior 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (IR Bell 41, MJ Prior 10, Ex 1)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 50 balls (9 x 4)
  • England: 350 runs in 103.2 overs (636 balls), Extras 26
  • Test Match Scorers: Raghav, Raju and Binoy George
Day 4
  • Innings Break: England - 345/10 in 103.1 overs (CT Tremlett 25)
  • India 2nd innings
  • Rain: India - 35/3 in 13.2 overs (R Dravid 2, SC Ganguly 21)
  • Lunch: India - 35/3 in 13.2 overs (R Dravid 2, SC Ganguly 21)
  • India: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (111 balls), Extras 4
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 99 balls (R Dravid 5, SC Ganguly 45, Ex 3)
  • SC Ganguly: 50 off 53 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 76/4 in 28.5 overs (R Dravid 5)
  • India: 100 runs in 38.1 overs (234 balls), Extras 10
  • Tea: India - 121/5 in 46.0 overs (VVS Laxman 16, MS Dhoni 16)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (VVS Laxman 17, MS Dhoni 29, Ex 6)
  • India: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (320 balls), Extras 11
  • Innings Break: India - 180/6 in 58.0 overs (VVS Laxman 46, A Kumble 8)
  • England 2nd innings
  • England: 50 runs in 17.4 overs (109 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (AJ Strauss 22, AN Cook 22, Ex 6)
  • End Of Day: England - 56/0 in 20.0 overs (AJ Strauss 23, AN Cook 27)
Day 3
  • England: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (83 balls), Extras 15
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (AN Cook 27, JM Anderson 8, Ex 15)
  • Drinks: England - 78/2 in 19.4 overs (AN Cook 41)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 77 balls (9 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 27.4 overs (168 balls), Extras 20
  • Lunch: England - 124/4 in 33.3 overs (KP Pietersen 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 40.3 overs (249 balls), Extras 28
  • Drinks: England - 172/4 in 49.0 overs (KP Pietersen 21, PD Collingwood 21)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (KP Pietersen 19, PD Collingwood 21, Ex 10)
  • England: 200 runs in 59.3 overs (367 balls), Extras 39
  • Tea: England - 210/5 in 62.0 overs (PD Collingwood 34, IR Bell 2)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 90 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 250 runs in 74.5 overs (459 balls), Extras 39
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (PD Collingwood 29, IR Bell 24, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: England - 277/5 in 80.0 overs (PD Collingwood 61, IR Bell 41)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 77 balls (9 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: England 288/5 after 81.1 overs (PD Collingwood 62, IR Bell 50)
  • England: 300 runs in 84.3 overs (520 balls), Extras 43
  • End Of Day: England - 326/9 in 96.0 overs (CT Tremlett 18, MS Panesar 0)
Day 2
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 135 balls (5 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (SR Tendulkar 16, VVS Laxman 28, Ex 6)
  • India: 350 runs in 97.1 overs (590 balls), Extras 30
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 65 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 354/5 in 101.2 overs (SR Tendulkar 55)
  • India: 400 runs in 111.1 overs (675 balls), Extras 36
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (SR Tendulkar 17, MS Dhoni 25, Ex 10)
  • Lunch: India - 429/6 in 117.0 overs (MS Dhoni 33, A Kumble 5)
  • India: 450 runs in 123.3 overs (749 balls), Extras 40
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 65 balls (7 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (MS Dhoni 34, A Kumble 20, Ex 0)
  • India: 500 runs in 130.3 overs (791 balls), Extras 40
  • Drinks: India - 508/7 in 130.5 overs (A Kumble 25)
  • India: 550 runs in 144.4 overs (876 balls), Extras 49
  • A Kumble: 50 off 109 balls (9 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (A Kumble 35, Z Khan 7, Ex 9)
  • Tea: India - 559/7 in 148.0 overs (A Kumble 60, Z Khan 7)
  • India: 600 runs in 157.4 overs (954 balls), Extras 50
  • Drinks: India - 628/9 in 164.0 overs (A Kumble 93, S Sreesanth 16)
  • A Kumble: 100 off 180 balls (15 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 53 balls (A Kumble 25, S Sreesanth 22, Ex 4)
  • India: 650 runs in 166.3 overs (1007 balls), Extras 54
  • Innings Break: India - 664/10 in 170.0 overs (A Kumble 110)
  • England 1st innings
  • End Of Day: England - 24/1 in 8.0 overs (AN Cook 12, JM Anderson 5)
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • India: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (82 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (KD Karthik 16, W Jaffer 31, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: India - 58/0 in 14.0 overs (KD Karthik 24, W Jaffer 31)
  • India: 100 runs in 22.5 overs (140 balls), Extras 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (KD Karthik 22, R Dravid 25, Ex 4)
  • KD Karthik: 50 off 77 balls (6 x 4)
  • Lunch: India - 117/1 in 28.0 overs (KD Karthik 50, R Dravid 25)
  • India: 150 runs in 34.2 overs (210 balls), Extras 12
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 144 balls (KD Karthik 43, R Dravid 48, Ex 9)
  • R Dravid: 50 off 82 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 185/1 in 45.0 overs (KD Karthik 85, R Dravid 53)
  • India: 200 runs in 51.3 overs (313 balls), Extras 16
  • Tea: India - 211/3 in 56.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 2, SC Ganguly 8)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 103 balls (SR Tendulkar 21, SC Ganguly 22, Ex 7)
  • India: 250 runs in 68.4 overs (416 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: India - 260/3 in 72.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 26, SC Ganguly 30)
  • New Ball Taken: India 283/4 after 82.3 overs (SR Tendulkar 34, VVS Laxman 2)
  • India: 300 runs in 87.2 overs (531 balls), Extras 30
  • End Of Day: India - 316/4 in 90.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 48, VVS Laxman 20)