Result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 6-9 1996, India tour of England
214 & 219
(33.5 ov, target 121)
313 & 121/2
England won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Rathour c Knight b Cork2052661038.46
A Jadeja c Atherton b Lewis0916000.00
SV Manjrekar c Atherton b Lewis2347684048.93
SR Tendulkar  b Cork2441714058.53
M Azharuddin (c)c Knight b Irani1327303048.14
NR Mongia  b Mullally2039484051.28
SB Joshi c Thorpe b Mullally1264931018.75
A Kumble c Knight b Cork58131062.50
J Srinath c †Russell b Mullally5265949080.00
PL Mhambrey c Thorpe b Cork2849764057.14
BKV Prasad not out01824000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 10, nb 4)17
TOTAL(69.1 Ov, RR: 3.09)214
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Ajay Jadeja), 1-40* (Sanjay Manjrekar, retired not out ), 2-41 (Vikram Rathour), 3-64 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 4-93 (Sachin Tendulkar), 5-103 (Nayan Mongia), 6-118 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 7-127 (Anil Kumble), 8-150 (Sunil Joshi), 9-203 (Javagal Srinath), 10-214 (Paras Mhambrey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CC Lewis1824422.4400
DG Cork20.156143.0203
AD Mullally2276032.7201
RC Irani742213.1400
MM Patel201407.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NV Knight c †Mongia b Srinath2748784056.25
MA Atherton (c)c Rathour b Mhambrey33981225033.67
N Hussain c sub (R Dravid) b Srinath12822731318156.38
GP Thorpe  b Srinath2130452170.00
GA Hick c Mhambrey b Prasad829402027.58
RC Irani c †Mongia b Srinath34344170100.00
RC Russell  b Prasad01422000.00
CC Lewis c Rathour b Prasad011000.00
DG Cork c Jadeja b Prasad4980044.44
MM Patel lbw b Kumble1835522051.42
AD Mullally not out1425473056.00
Extras(b 16, lb 3, nb 7)26
TOTAL(90.2 Ov, RR: 3.46)313
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Nick Knight), 2-72 (Mike Atherton), 3-109 (Graham Thorpe), 4-149 (Graeme Hick), 5-195 (Ronnie Irani), 6-205 (Jack Russell), 7-205 (Chris Lewis), 8-215 (Dominic Cork), 9-264 (Min Patel), 10-313 (Nasser Hussain)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath28.2510343.6305
BKV Prasad2897142.5300
A Kumble2447713.2000
PL Mhambrey1004314.3003
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Rathour c Hick b Cork711211063.63
A Jadeja c †Russell b Lewis627371022.22
NR Mongia c Hussain b Cork936201025.00
SR Tendulkar c Thorpe b Lewis12217726319168.92
M Azharuddin (c) b Mullally035000.00
SB Joshi c †Russell b Mullally1215991080.00
SV Manjrekar c Knight b Lewis1864482028.12
A Kumble run out (Knight/Hick)1554702027.77
J Srinath lbw b Lewis11418007.14
PL Mhambrey  b Lewis1520282075.00
BKV Prasad not out0616000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 1)14
TOTAL(70.4 Ov, RR: 3.09)219
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Vikram Rathour), 2-17 (Ajay Jadeja), 3-35 (Nayan Mongia), 4-36 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-68 (Sunil Joshi), 6-127 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 7-185 (Anil Kumble), 8-193 (Javagal Srinath), 9-208 (Sachin Tendulkar), 10-219 (Paras Mhambrey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CC Lewis22.467253.1700
DG Cork1954022.1000
AD Mullally1544322.8601
RC Irani2021010.5000
MM Patel831802.2500
GA Hick411203.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 121 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NV Knight lbw b Prasad1429401048.27
MA Atherton (c)not out531001533053.00
N Hussain c Srinath b Prasad1943542044.18
GP Thorpe not out1736592047.22
Extras(b 8, lb 7, nb 2, w 1)18
TOTAL(33.5 Ov, RR: 3.57)121/2
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Nick Knight), 2-77 (Nasser Hussain)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath14.534703.1615
BKV Prasad1405023.5700
A Kumble53901.8000
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Player Of The Match
Nasser Hussain
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1327
Season1996
Match days6,7,8,9 June 1996 (5-day match)
Test debut
Ronnie Irani
Min Patel
Alan Mullally
Vikram Rathour
Sunil Joshi
Paras Mhambrey
Venkatesh Prasad
Umpires
Darrell Hair
David Shepherd
TV Umpire
Allan Jones
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 06 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 60/0 (NV Knight 27*, MA Atherton 31*)
Fri, 07 Jun - day 2 - India 2nd innings 5/0 (V Rathour 5*, A Jadeja 0*)
Sat, 08 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 73/1 (MA Atherton 29*, N Hussain 18*)
Sun, 09 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 121/2 (33.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Tendulkar's 9th test century
  • Tendulkar reached his century with a 6 off Patel.
  • India 2nd innings: 2x7 ball overs (DB Hair miscounted, once each for Mullally and Patel).
Day 2
  • Hussain's maiden test century
Day 1
  • SV Manjrekar (1) retired hurt on 10* from 40/1 to 103/5
  • Manjrekar used a runner upon the resumption of his innings
  • Irani took the wicket of Azharuddin off the 5th delivery he bowled in Test cricket.