Result
2nd Test, India tour of England at Lord's, Jun 20-24 1996
121 ov
344 & 278/9d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
MA Atherton (c)lbw b Srinath053000.00
AJ Stewart  b Srinath20811263024.69
N Hussain c Rathour b Ganguly361101695032.72
GP Thorpe  b Srinath8917823810050.00
GA Hick c Srinath b Ganguly19100011.11
RC Irani  b Prasad1230050.00
RC Russell c Tendulkar b Prasad12426137113047.50
CC Lewis c †Mongia b Prasad311181543026.27
DG Cork c †Mongia b Prasad02423000.00
PJ Martin c Tendulkar b Prasad4891050.00
AD Mullally not out035000.00
Extras(b 13, lb 11, nb 14)38
TOTAL(130.3 Ov, RR: 2.63)344
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Mike Atherton), 2-67 (Alec Stewart), 3-98 (Nasser Hussain), 4-102 (Graeme Hick), 5-107 (Ronnie Irani), 6-243 (Graham Thorpe), 7-326 (Chris Lewis), 8-337 (Dominic Cork), 9-343 (Peter Martin), 10-344 (Jack Russell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath3397632.3004
BKV Prasad33.3107652.2601
PL Mhambrey1935803.0507
A Kumble2896002.1400
SC Ganguly1524923.2603
SR Tendulkar21100.5000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
V Rathour c Hussain b Cork1532482046.87
NR Mongia lbw b Lewis24951223025.26
SC Ganguly  b Mullally13130143520043.52
SR Tendulkar  b Lewis3159815052.54
M Azharuddin (c)c †Russell b Mullally1634532047.05
A Jadeja  b Irani1055941018.18
R Dravid c †Russell b Lewis952673636035.58
A Kumble lbw b Martin14801141017.50
J Srinath  b Mullally1947622040.42
PL Mhambrey not out1542732035.71
BKV Prasad c Stewart b Cork416170025.00
Extras(b 11, lb 25, nb 9, w 10)55
TOTAL(169.3 Ov, RR: 2.53)429
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Vikram Rathour), 2-59 (Nayan Mongia), 3-123 (Sachin Tendulkar), 4-154 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-202 (Ajay Jadeja), 6-296 (Sourav Ganguly), 7-351 (Anil Kumble), 8-388 (Javagal Srinath), 9-419 (Rahul Dravid), 10-429 (Venkatesh Prasad)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CC Lewis401110132.5200
DG Cork42.31011222.6327
AD Mullally39147131.8283
PJ Martin34107012.0500
RC Irani1233112.5800
GA Hick20804.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
MA Atherton (c) b Kumble1751742033.33
AJ Stewart  b Srinath661361928048.52
N Hussain c Dravid b Srinath2869953040.57
PJ Martin c Rathour b Prasad23971233023.71
GP Thorpe c Rathour b Kumble2149553042.85
GA Hick c †Mongia b Prasad624351025.00
RC Irani  b Mhambrey411001383041.00
RC Russell lbw b Ganguly381371982027.73
CC Lewis not out2661822042.62
DG Cork c Azharuddin b Kumble1260050.00
AD Mullally not out069000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 5)11
TOTAL(121 Ov, RR: 2.29)278/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Mike Atherton), 2-109 (Nasser Hussain), 3-114 (Alec Stewart), 4-154 (Graham Thorpe), 5-167 (Graeme Hick), 6-168 (Peter Martin), 7-228 (Ronnie Irani), 8-274 (Jack Russell), 9-275 (Dominic Cork)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath2987622.6203
BKV Prasad2485422.2500
A Kumble51149031.7600
SC Ganguly30511.6601
PL Mhambrey1434713.3501
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of England 1996
Player Of The Match
Jack Russell
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1328
Season1996
Match days20,21,22,23,24 June 1996 (5-day match)
debut
Sourav Ganguly
Rahul Dravid
Umpires
Dickie Bird
Darrell Hair
TV Umpire
Alan Whitehead
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 20 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 238/5 (GP Thorpe 85*, RC Russell 69*)
Fri, 21 Jun - day 2 - India 1st innings 83/2 (SC Ganguly 26*, SR Tendulkar 16*)
Sat, 22 Jun - day 3 - India 1st innings 324/6 (R Dravid 56*, A Kumble 6*)
Sun, 23 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 113/2 (AJ Stewart 65*, PJ Martin 1*)
Mon, 24 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 278/9d (121 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • England declared at 5:20, and the match was declared a draw.
  • day 5 - England 2nd innings 278/9d (121 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Third new ball taken at the beginning of 165th over, by Lewis.
  • Dravid gets out on 90s in his debut innings, 25th player to do so.
  • day 4 - England 2nd innings 113/2 (AJ Stewart 65*, PJ Martin 1*)
Day 3
  • Tendulkar was dropped by Hick at second slip off the bowling of Lewis on the last ball of the very first over by Lewis in the morning.
  • New ball taken on the 2nd ball of 84th over, bowled by Cork.
  • Ganguly scores a century on debut 10th Indian player to score a century in his debut test, 7th Indian player to score a century in his debut innings 61st player (all countries) to score a century in debut test.
  • Bad light stops the play when 4.5 overs were yet to be bowled.
  • day 3 - India 1st innings 324/6 (R Dravid 56*, A Kumble 6*)
Day 2
  • Russell scores his second century (after a gap of 7 years)
  • Prasad picks up his maiden 5-wicket innings haul
  • Tea taken immediately after the end of England innings
  • 39 overs minimum to be bowled in the Indian innings
  • day 2 - India 1st innings 83/2 (SC Ganguly 26*, SR Tendulkar 16*)
Day 1
  • Start of the match was delayed by 30 minutes.
  • Ganguly takes a wicket off the 7th ball he bowled.
  • Bad light ended the play when 10 more overs needed to be bowled.
  • day 1 - England 1st innings 238/5 (GP Thorpe 85*, RC Russell 69*)
Day 0
  • Last test match for Umpire HD Bird