Only Test, Delhi, Oct 10-13 1996, Australia tour of India
182 & 234
(13.2 ov, target 56)
361 & 58/3
India won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
MJ Slater c & b Kumble44961306045.83
MA Taylor (c)lbw b Prasad2751724052.94
RT Ponting  b Kapoor1448471029.16
ME Waugh c Dravid b Joshi2669870037.68
SR Waugh c †Mongia b Kapoor054000.00
MG Bevan lbw b Joshi2657633045.61
IA Healy  b Kumble1743583039.53
GB Hogg c Rathour b Kumble11217008.33
PR Reiffel c Dravid b Kumble731261022.58
PE McIntyre not out621161028.57
GD McGrath run out (Prasad/†Mongia)661010100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1)8
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 2.49, 269 Mts)182
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Mark Taylor), 2-81 (Ricky Ponting), 3-93 (Michael Slater), 4-94 (Steve Waugh), 5-143 (Michael Bevan), 6-144 (Mark Waugh), 7-147 (Brad Hogg), 8-169 (Paul Reiffel), 9-170 (Ian Healy), 10-182 (Glenn McGrath)
BKV Prasad1243412.8300
DJ Johnson411203.0000
SB Joshi2373621.5600
A Kumble2476342.6201
AR Kapoor1033023.0000
India 1st Innings
V Rathour c Ponting b Reiffel529340017.24
NR Mongia  b Reiffel15236649718141.53
SC Ganguly c ME Waugh b Hogg6615419010142.85
SR Tendulkar (c)c ME Waugh b McIntyre1011122090.90
M Azharuddin  b McGrath1741413041.46
R Dravid c †Healy b SR Waugh4064655062.50
SB Joshi c Ponting b McIntyre2342712154.76
AR Kapoor c Ponting b ME Waugh2244492050.00
A Kumble lbw b Reiffel22537008.00
DJ Johnson not out01321000.00
BKV Prasad  b McIntyre311110027.27
Extras(b 10, lb 1, nb 10)21
TOTAL(131.4 Ov, RR: 2.74, 519 Mts)361
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Vikram Rathour), 2-144 (Sourav Ganguly), 3-169 (Sachin Tendulkar), 4-199 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-260 (Rahul Dravid), 6-303 (Sunil Joshi), 7-341 (Aashish Kapoor), 8-353 (Nayan Mongia), 9-354 (Anil Kumble), 10-361 (Venkatesh Prasad)
GD McGrath29105611.9308
PR Reiffel1773532.0500
SR Waugh1352511.9201
PE McIntyre37.4710332.7300
GB Hogg1736914.0501
ME Waugh1806213.4400
Australia 2nd Innings
MA Taylor (c)c Rathour b Kapoor371121494033.03
MJ Slater c Azharuddin b Johnson027000.00
RT Ponting  b Prasad1321252061.90
ME Waugh c †Mongia b Kumble2366804034.84
MG Bevan c Azharuddin b Kumble3370935047.14
SR Waugh not out672212735030.31
IA Healy st †Mongia b Kumble1214113085.71
GB Hogg c Rathour b Kumble429310013.79
PR Reiffel lbw b Kumble639370015.38
PE McIntyre lbw b Prasad1662732025.80
GD McGrath c †Mongia b Prasad087000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 6, nb 7, w 1)23
TOTAL(108.3 Ov, RR: 2.15, 393 Mts)234
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Michael Slater), 2-25 (Ricky Ponting), 3-72 (Mark Waugh), 4-78 (Mark Taylor), 5-145 (Michael Bevan), 6-159 (Ian Healy), 7-171 (Brad Hogg), 8-191 (Paul Reiffel), 9-232 (Peter McIntyre), 10-234 (Glenn McGrath)
BKV Prasad13.371831.3300
DJ Johnson1224013.3310
A Kumble41126751.6307
SB Joshi2075202.6000
AR Kapoor2254211.9002
India 2nd Innings (target: 56 runs)
V Rathour  b Reiffel1428403050.00
NR Mongia lbw b Reiffel069000.00
SC Ganguly not out2129563072.41
SR Tendulkar (c) b McGrath076000.00
M Azharuddin not out21122250175.00
Extras(nb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(13.2 Ov, RR: 4.35)58/3
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Nayan Mongia), 2-25 (Vikram Rathour), 3-26 (Sachin Tendulkar)
GD McGrath723014.2802
PR Reiffel622424.0011
PE McIntyre0.204012.0000
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Player Of The Match
Nayan Mongia
Series resultIndia won the one-off match
Match numberTest no. 1335
Match days10,11,12,13 October 1996 (5-day match)
Test debut
David Johnson
Brad Hogg
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
Shyam Bansal
Match Referee
John Reid
Thu, 10 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 57/1 (NR Mongia 26*, SC Ganguly 19*)
Fri, 11 Oct - day 2 - India 1st innings 319/6 (NR Mongia 137*, AR Kapoor 8*)
Sat, 12 Oct - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 168/6 (SR Waugh 32*, GB Hogg 3*)
Sun, 13 Oct - day 4 - India 2nd innings 58/3 (13.2 ov) - end of match
Day 2
  • Last ball of over 25: Healy missed a stumping chance against Ganguly off McIntyre.
  • Over 40: Umpire Venkat unofficially warned McGrath about running on the pitch between balls 3 and 4. An official warning followed at the end of the over.
  • Over 42: Ganguly struck in the body by a bouncer from McGrath. Required physio's attention but was okay.
  • Over 45: Mongia's 50 off 127 balls in 180 minutes, with 6 4s. His second Test 50.
Day 1
  • MG Bevan is SB Joshi's first Test wicket.