Result
4th Test, Sydney, Jan 2-6 2004, India tour of Australia
705/7d & 211/2d
(94 ov, target 443)
474 & 357/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Chopra  b Lee451391925032.37
V Sehwag c †Gilchrist b Gillespie7211516910162.60
R Dravid lbw b Gillespie38821197046.34
SR Tendulkar not out24143661333055.27
VVS Laxman  b Gillespie17829840330059.73
SC Ganguly (c) b Lee16111730145.45
PA Patel c †Gilchrist b Lee625061110124.00
AB Agarkar  b Lee2580040.00
IK Pathan not out1314202092.85
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 25, w 4)38
TOTAL(187.3 Ov, RR: 3.76, 806 Mts)705/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-123 (Virender Sehwag, 39.1 ov), 2-128 (Aakash Chopra, 42.6 ov), 3-194 (Rahul Dravid, 66.3 ov), 4-547 (VVS Laxman, 164.6 ov), 5-570 (Sourav Ganguly, 167.6 ov), 6-671 (Parthiv Patel, 181.5 ov), 7-678 (Ajit Agarkar, 183.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee39.3520145.08018
JN Gillespie451113533.0045
NW Bracken37139702.6200
SCG MacGill38514603.8402
SR Waugh20603.0000
SM Katich1718404.9400
DR Martyn912703.0000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c †Patel b Kumble11714919417178.52
ML Hayden c Ganguly b Kumble678813912176.13
RT Ponting lbw b Kumble2548682052.08
DR Martyn c & b Kumble745611015.55
SR Waugh (c)c †Patel b Pathan4072906055.55
SM Katich c Sehwag b Kumble12516623017075.30
AC Gilchrist  b Pathan625351024.00
B Lee c Chopra b Kumble01219000.00
JN Gillespie st †Patel b Kumble4711314210041.59
NW Bracken c Agarkar b Kumble28140025.00
SCG MacGill not out013000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 9, nb 20, w 3)38
TOTAL(117.5 Ov, RR: 4.02, 502 Mts)474
Fall of wickets: 1-147 (Matthew Hayden, 31.1 ov), 2-214 (Justin Langer, 43.6 ov), 3-229 (Ricky Ponting, 47.5 ov), 4-261 (Damien Martyn, 59.2 ov), 5-311 (Steve Waugh, 70.6 ov), 6-341 (Adam Gilchrist, 78.4 ov), 7-350 (Brett Lee, 83.2 ov), 8-467 (Simon Katich, 115.2 ov), 9-473 (Jason Gillespie, 117.2 ov), 10-474 (Nathan Bracken, 117.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AB Agarkar25311604.6412
IK Pathan2638023.0724
A Kumble46.5714183.01011
M Kartik19112206.4203
SC Ganguly11000.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Chopra c Martyn b Gillespie214180014.28
V Sehwag c Gillespie b MacGill4750768094.00
R Dravid not out9111416611179.82
SR Tendulkar not out60891085067.41
Extras(lb 3, nb 7, w 1)11
TOTAL(43.2 Ov, RR: 4.86, 185 Mts)211/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Aakash Chopra, 3.4 ov), 2-73 (Virender Sehwag, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee12.227506.0816
JN Gillespie723214.5701
SCG MacGill1616514.0600
NW Bracken803604.5000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 443 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c Sehwag b Kartik4758908081.03
ML Hayden c Dravid b Kumble3049742061.22
RT Ponting c & b Pathan471041467045.19
DR Martyn c sub (Yuvraj Singh) b Kumble4096944041.66
SR Waugh (c)c Tendulkar b Kumble8015917915050.31
SM Katich not out77961619080.20
AC Gilchrist st †Patel b Kumble43310133.33
JN Gillespie not out411171036.36
Extras(b 6, lb 7, nb 13, w 2)28
TOTAL(94 Ov, RR: 3.79, 383 Mts)357/6
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Matthew Hayden, 16.1 ov), 2-92 (Justin Langer, 19.5 ov), 3-170 (Damien Martyn, 46.4 ov), 4-196 (Ricky Ponting, 55.4 ov), 5-338 (Steve Waugh, 89.2 ov), 6-342 (Adam Gilchrist, 89.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AB Agarkar1024504.5020
A Kumble42813843.2808
IK Pathan812613.2500
M Kartik2658913.4200
SR Tendulkar603606.0005
V Sehwag201005.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Player Of The Series
Rahul Dravid
Series result4-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1680
Season2003/04
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 2004 (5-day match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Peter Parker
Match Referee
Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 284/3 (SR Tendulkar 73*, VVS Laxman 29*, 90 ov)
Sat, 03 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 650/5 (SR Tendulkar 220*, PA Patel 45*, 180 ov)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 342/6 (SM Katich 51*, B Lee 0*, 80 ov)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 10/0 (JL Langer 4*, ML Hayden 1*, 4 ov)
Tue, 06 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 357/6 (94 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Rain interrupted play from 11.10am to 11.32pm; stumps rescheduled to 6.23pm
  • Australia 50 in 54 mins, off 12.3 overs
  • Langer/Hayden 50 partnership in 54 mins, off 76 balls
  • Australia 100 in 105 mins, off 24 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 117/2 (Ponting 15*, Martyn 14*, 27 overs)
  • Ponting/Martyn 50 partnership in 53 mins, off 98 balls
  • Australia 150 in 152 mins, off 38.4 overs
  • Australia 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (45th over - Kumble's 20th over)
  • Australia 200 in 226 mins, off 56.3 overs
  • Tea: Australia 204/4 (Waugh 19*, Katich 3*, 59 overs)
  • Waugh/Katich 50 partnership in 54 mins, off 88 balls
  • Australia 250 in 285 mins, off 72.1 overs
  • Waugh 50 in 114 mins, off 115 balls, 11x4
  • Waugh/Katich 100 partnership in 98 mins, off 155 balls
  • Australia 300 in 322 mins, off 80.4 overs
  • Katich 50 in 105 mins, off 64 balls, 6x4
  • Australia 350 in 381 mins, off 93.2 overs
  • Attendance: 27,056
  • Total Attendance: 189,989
Day 4
  • Australia 350 in 353 mins, off 83 overs
  • Australia 400 in 413 mins, off 96.2 overs
  • Katich/Gillespie 50 partnership in 57 mins, off 82 balls
  • Katich 100 in 165 mins, off 116 balls, 15x4
  • Lunch: Australia 448/7 (Katich 118*, Gillespie 31*, 109 overs)
  • Australia 450 in 463 mins, off 109.2 overs
  • Katich/Gillespie 100 partnership in 107 mins, off 160 balls
  • India 50 in 53 mins, off 10.3 overs
  • Sehwag/Dravid 50 partnership in 40 mins, off 52 balls
  • Tea: India 66/1 (Sehwag 45*, Dravid 13*, 15 overs)
  • India 100 in 119 mins, off 28 overs
  • Dravid/Tendulkar 50 partnership in 61 mins, off 93 balls
  • Dravid 50 in 126 mins, off 85 balls, 7x4, 1x6
  • Dravid/Tendulkar 100 partnership in 87 mins, off 135 balls
  • Tendulkar 50 in 99 mins, off 82 balls, 4x4
  • India 200 in 178 mins, off 42 overs
  • Attendance: 36,164
Day 3
  • Patel 50 in 55 mins, off 45 balls, 8x4
  • Tendulkar/Patel 100 partnership in 60 mins, off 83 balls
  • India 700 in 803 mins, off 187 overs
  • India 705/7d: A new record total for India (prev. 676/7 v Sri Lanka at Kanpur, 1986/87)
  • Lunch: Australia 49/0 (Langer 38*, Hayden 8*, 16 overs)
  • Australia 50 in 73 mins, off 16.4 overs
  • Langer/Hayden 50 partnership in 73 mins, off 101 balls
  • Langer 50 in 83 mins, off 66 balls, 9x4
  • Australia 100 in 100 mins, off 22.3 overs
  • Langer/Hayden 100 partnership in 100 mins, off 137 balls
  • Hayden 50 in 106 mins, off 69 balls, 9x4, 1x6
  • Australia 150 in 143 mins, off 31.4 overs
  • Langer 100 in 167 mins, off 124 balls, 15x4, 1x6
  • Langer/Ponting 50 partnership in 38 mins, off 52 balls
  • Australia 200 in 180 mins, off 40 overs
  • Tea: Australia 210/1 (Langer 115*, Ponting 11*, 42 overs)
  • Australia 200 in 180 mins, off 40 overs
  • Australia 250 in 238 mins, off 55 overs
  • Australia 300 in 289 mins, off 68.3 overs
  • Waugh/Katich 50 partnership in 42 mins, off 72 balls
  • Katich 50 in 72 mins, off 61 balls, 6x4
  • Attendance: 40,501
Day 2
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 100 partnership in 122 mins, off 174 balls
  • India 300 in 413 mins, off 94.2 overs
  • Laxman 50 in 125 mins, off 85 balls, 10x4
  • Tendukar/Laxman 150 partnership in 173 mins, off 240 balls
  • India 350 in 468 mins, off 106.1 overs
  • Tendulkar 100 in 290 mins, off 212 balls, 16x4
  • Lunch: India 387/3 (Tendulkar 110*, Laxman 94*, 120 overs)
  • Laxman 100 in 233 mins, off 167 balls, 19x4
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 200 partnership in 235 mins, off 344 balls
  • India 400 in 529 mins, off 123.3 overs
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 250 partnership in 272 mins, off 403 balls
  • India 450 in 566 mins, off 132.4 overs
  • Laxman 150 in 336 mins, off 254 balls, 26x4
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 300 partnership in 345 mins, off 511 balls
  • Tea: India 495/3 (Tendulkar 149*, Laxman 159*, 150 overs)
  • Tendulkar 150 in 446 mins, off 328 balls, 22x4
  • India 500 in 646 mins, off 152.5 overs
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 350 partnership in 402 mins, off 601 balls
  • Tendulkar/Laxman partnership 353 runs, 403 mins, 603 balls: A new 4th wicket record for India (prev. SC Ganguly/SR Tendulkar 281 v New Zealand at Ahmedabad, 1999/00)
  • India 550 in 699 mins, off 165.3 overs
  • Tendulkar 200 in 532 mins, off 395 balls, 29x4
  • India 600 in 743 mins, in 173.1 overs
  • Tendulkar/Patel 50 partnership in 36 mins, off 44 balls
  • India 650 in 767 mins, off 180 overs
  • Attendance: 41,367
Day 1
  • India 50 in 60 mins, off 12.2 overs
  • Chopra/Sehwag 50 partnership in 60 mins, off 79 balls
  • Sehwag 50 in 113 mins, off 72 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • Lunch: India 98/0 (Chopra 35*, Sehwag 55*, 27 overs)
  • India 100 in 125 mins, off 28.2 overs
  • Chopra/Sehwag 100 partnership in 125 mins, off 175 balls
  • India 150 in 234 mins, off 51.2 overs
  • Tea: India 151/2 (Dravid 9*, Tendulkar 10*, 53 overs)
  • Dravid/Tendulkar 50 partnership in 70 mins, off 106 balls
  • India 200 in 302 mins, off 68.3 overs
  • Tendulkar 50 in 134 mins, off 100 balls, 9x4
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 50 partnership in 46 mins, off 66 balls
  • India 250 in 339 mins, off 78 overs
  • Attendance: 44,901
General
  • Hours of Play: 11.00am - 1.00pm, 1.40pm - 3.40pm, 4.00pm - 6.00pm
  • 12th Men: BA Williams (Australia) and L Balaji (India)
  • Scorers: CL Bennison and MA Fowler