Result
1st Test, Nagpur, Mar 1-5 2006, England tour of India
393 & 297/3d
(78.2 ov, target 368)
323 & 260/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Laxman b Sreesanth2864715043.75
AN Cook  b Pathan601602067037.50
IR Bell c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh928362032.14
KP Pietersen  b Sreesanth1533512045.45
PD Collingwood not out13425235513453.17
A Flintoff (c)lbw b Kumble4370836061.42
GO Jones lbw b Pathan1430323046.66
ID Blackwell  b Pathan416210025.00
MJ Hoggard c †Dhoni b Sreesanth1141531026.82
SJ Harmison st †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh3942497092.85
MS Panesar lbw b Sreesanth943661020.93
Extras(b 7, lb 7, nb 12, w 1)27
TOTAL(127.5 Ov, RR: 3.07, 516 Mts)393
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 16.1 ov), 2-81 (Ian Bell, 25.3 ov), 3-110 (Kevin Pietersen, 40.5 ov), 4-136 (Sir Alastair Cook, 50.4 ov), 5-203 (Andrew Flintoff, 72.3 ov), 6-225 (Geraint Jones, 81.6 ov), 7-244 (Ian Blackwell, 87.2 ov), 8-267 (Matthew Hoggard, 99.5 ov), 9-327 (Steve Harmison, 111.3 ov), 10-393 (Monty Panesar, 127.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IK Pathan2359234.0007
S Sreesanth28.569543.2912
Harbhajan Singh3459322.7300
A Kumble40138812.2003
SR Tendulkar201105.5000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
W Jaffer c Flintoff b Hoggard8118421915044.02
V Sehwag c Pietersen b Hoggard26110033.33
R Dravid (c)lbw b Hoggard401221956032.78
SR Tendulkar lbw b Panesar1645842035.55
VVS Laxman lbw b Hoggard011000.00
M Kaif  b Panesar9126336112034.60
MS Dhoni c †Jones b Flintoff510141050.00
IK Pathan c Flintoff b Hoggard214230014.28
A Kumble c Cook b Harmison5816824510034.52
Harbhajan Singh not out049000.00
S Sreesanth lbw b Hoggard1640016.66
Extras(b 17, lb 3, nb 2, w 5)27
TOTAL(136.5 Ov, RR: 2.36, 587 Mts)323
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Virender Sehwag, 2.5 ov), 2-140 (Rahul Dravid, 50.2 ov), 3-149 (Wasim Jaffer, 52.5 ov), 4-149 (VVS Laxman, 52.6 ov), 5-176 (Sachin Tendulkar, 68.1 ov), 6-183 (MS Dhoni, 71.3 ov), 7-190 (Irfan Pathan, 76.5 ov), 8-318 (Anil Kumble, 134.3 ov), 9-322 (Mohammad Kaif, 135.4 ov), 10-323 (Sreesanth, 136.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard30.5135761.8400
SJ Harmison2757512.7701
A Flintoff29106812.3411
MS Panesar42197321.7300
ID Blackwell702804.0000
IR Bell10202.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c †Dhoni b Pathan461131296040.70
AN Cook not out10424336412042.79
IR Bell c †Dhoni b Pathan1260050.00
KP Pietersen c Dravid b Kumble8711015014179.09
PD Collingwood not out3656764164.28
Extras(b 12, lb 7, nb 2, w 2)23
TOTAL(87 Ov, RR: 3.41, 364 Mts)297/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-95 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 32.6 ov), 2-97 (Ian Bell, 34.1 ov), 3-221 (Kevin Pietersen, 66.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IK Pathan1424823.4220
S Sreesanth1023603.6000
A Kumble32810113.1501
Harbhajan Singh3067902.6300
V Sehwag1014014.0001
India 2nd Innings (target: 368 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
W Jaffer c Strauss b Flintoff10019830612050.50
V Sehwag  b Hoggard01319000.00
R Dravid (c) b Panesar7118726610037.96
IK Pathan c Strauss b Flintoff35253541140.00
MS Dhoni c Strauss b Harmison1621441076.19
SR Tendulkar not out28193850147.36
Harbhajan Singh  b Harmison77810100.00
VVS Laxman not out00100-
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(78.2 Ov, RR: 3.31, 361 Mts)260/6
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Virender Sehwag, 4.3 ov), 2-168 (Rahul Dravid, 65.3 ov), 3-198 (Wasim Jaffer, 68.6 ov), 4-215 (Irfan Pathan, 72.1 ov), 5-252 (MS Dhoni, 76.3 ov), 6-260 (Harbhajan Singh, 78.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard1672911.8100
SJ Harmison17.244822.7600
A Flintoff1727924.6400
MS Panesar1625813.6200
ID Blackwell1224303.5800
MATCH DETAILS
Vidarbha C.A. Ground, Nagpur
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Player Of The Match
Matthew Hoggard
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1785
Season2005/06
Match days1,2,3,4,5 March 2006 (5-day match)
Test debut
Sreesanth
Sir Alastair Cook
Ian Blackwell
Monty Panesar
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Ian Howell
TV Umpire
Ivaturi Shivram
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 01 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 246/7 (PD Collingwood 53*, MJ Hoggard 0*, 90 ov)
Thu, 02 Mar - day 2 - India 1st innings 136/1 (W Jaffer 73*, R Dravid 40*, 48 ov)
Fri, 03 Mar - day 3 - India 1st innings 322/9 (Harbhajan Singh 0*, 135.4 ov)
Sat, 04 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 297/3 (AN Cook 104*, PD Collingwood 36*, 87 ov)
Sun, 05 Mar - day 5 - India 2nd innings 260/6 (78.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • India 2nd innings
  • Drinks: India - 23/1 in 14.0 overs (W Jaffer 14, R Dravid 8)
  • India: 50 runs in 24.2 overs (146 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 121 balls (W Jaffer 35, R Dravid 15, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: India - 63/1 in 30.0 overs (W Jaffer 43, R Dravid 19)
  • W Jaffer: 50 off 92 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 90/1 in 38.0 overs (W Jaffer 61, R Dravid 28)
  • India: 100 runs in 43.2 overs (260 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 236 balls (W Jaffer 70, R Dravid 30, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 118/1 in 47.0 overs (W Jaffer 82, R Dravid 35)
  • Tea: India - 131/1 in 56.0 overs (W Jaffer 84, R Dravid 46)
  • R Dravid: 50 off 168 balls (8 x 4)
  • India: 150 runs in 62.1 overs (373 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 351 balls (W Jaffer 94, R Dravid 56, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 168/1 in 65.0 overs (W Jaffer 96, R Dravid 71)
  • W Jaffer: 100 off 197 balls (12 x 4)
  • India: 200 runs in 69.4 overs (418 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: India - 236/4 in 75.0 overs (MS Dhoni 15, SR Tendulkar 14)
  • India: 250 runs in 75.6 overs (456 balls), Extras 3
Day 4
  • England: 50 runs in 16.2 overs (98 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 105 balls (AJ Strauss 28, AN Cook 29, Ex 5)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (211 balls), Extras 14
  • England: 150 runs in 50.1 overs (303 balls), Extras 16
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (AN Cook 12, KP Pietersen 41, Ex 2)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 68 balls (9 x 4)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 132 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 61.5 overs (374 balls), Extras 21
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 183 balls (AN Cook 32, KP Pietersen 78, Ex 7)
  • England: 250 runs in 77.2 overs (467 balls), Extras 21
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (AN Cook 31, PD Collingwood 22, Ex 1)
  • AN Cook: 100 off 236 balls (12 x 4)
Day 3
  • India: 150 runs in 53.6 overs (327 balls), Extras 21
  • Drinks: India - 155/4 in 61.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 9, M Kaif 2)
  • Lunch: India - 190/6 in 74.0 overs (M Kaif 18, IK Pathan 2)
  • Drinks: India - 197/7 in 83.0 overs (M Kaif 20, A Kumble 5)
  • India: 200 runs in 85.1 overs (514 balls), Extras 26
  • Drinks: India - 228/7 in 92.0 overs (M Kaif 39, A Kumble 17)
  • New Ball Taken: India 228/7 after 92.1 overs (M Kaif 0, A Kumble 0)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 125 balls (M Kaif 31, A Kumble 19, Ex 0)
  • M Kaif: 50 off 140 balls (5 x 4)
  • India: 250 runs in 98.3 overs (594 balls), Extras 26
  • Tea: India - 252/7 in 99.0 overs (M Kaif 61, A Kumble 19)
  • Drinks: India - 279/7 in 110.0 overs (M Kaif 73, A Kumble 34)
  • 8th Wicket: 100 runs in 243 balls (M Kaif 57, A Kumble 45, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 293/7 in 120.0 overs (M Kaif 76, A Kumble 45)
  • A Kumble: 50 off 133 balls (9 x 4)
  • India: 300 runs in 122.6 overs (741 balls), Extras 26
  • England 2nd innings
  • Drinks: England - 41/0 in 12.0 overs (AJ Strauss 20, AN Cook 16)
  • Lunch: England - 77/0 in 26.0 overs (AJ Strauss 38, AN Cook 29)
  • Drinks: England - 106/2 in 36.0 overs (AN Cook 37, KP Pietersen 8)
  • Drinks: England - 127/2 in 44.0 overs (AN Cook 44, KP Pietersen 20)
  • Tea: England - 155/2 in 51.0 overs (AN Cook 47, KP Pietersen 45)
  • Drinks: England - 195/2 in 61.0 overs (AN Cook 57, KP Pietersen 70)
  • Drinks: England - 229/3 in 70.0 overs (AN Cook 70, PD Collingwood 4)
Day 2
  • England: 250 runs in 90.2 overs (555 balls), Extras 20
  • New Ball Taken: England 263/7 after 98.2 overs (PD Collingwood 2, MJ Hoggard 0)
  • England: 300 runs in 103.6 overs (637 balls), Extras 24
  • Drinks: England - 301/8 in 104.0 overs (PD Collingwood 68, SJ Harmison 25)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (PD Collingwood 20, SJ Harmison 31, Ex 1)
  • England: 350 runs in 117.5 overs (720 balls), Extras 27
  • PD Collingwood: 100 off 224 balls (8 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 360/9 in 120.0 overs (PD Collingwood 109, MS Panesar 1)
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (PD Collingwood 45, MS Panesar 9, Ex 2)
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 22/1 in 9.0 overs (W Jaffer 17, R Dravid 2)
  • Tea: India - 41/1 in 17.0 overs (W Jaffer 28, R Dravid 5)
  • India: 50 runs in 20.2 overs (124 balls), Extras 14
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 146 balls (W Jaffer 49, R Dravid 16, Ex 14)
  • Drinks: India - 82/1 in 28.0 overs (W Jaffer 45, R Dravid 15)
  • W Jaffer: 50 off 121 balls (10 x 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (215 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: India - 108/1 in 37.0 overs (W Jaffer 58, R Dravid 28)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 247 balls (W Jaffer 81, R Dravid 40, Ex 20)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • England: 50 runs in 11.4 overs (76 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: England - 55/0 in 14.0 overs (AJ Strauss 28, AN Cook 21)
  • Lunch: England - 89/2 in 29.0 overs (AN Cook 44, KP Pietersen 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.3 overs (213 balls), Extras 7
  • AN Cook: 50 off 113 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 133/3 in 50.0 overs (AN Cook 59, PD Collingwood 13)
  • England: 150 runs in 54.6 overs (339 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: England - 157/4 in 59.0 overs (PD Collingwood 22, A Flintoff 11)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (PD Collingwood 14, A Flintoff 32, Ex 6)
  • England: 200 runs in 70.5 overs (435 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: England - 225/6 in 82.0 overs (PD Collingwood 38, ID Blackwell 0)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 131 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
General
  • 4th Umpire - SN Bandekar
  • 12th Men: SK Raina (Ind) and LE Plunkett (Eng)