Result
1st Test, Chennai, Sep 18-22 1986, Australia tour of India
574/7d & 170/5d
(86.5 ov, target 348)
397 & 347
Match tied
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon c Kapil Dev b Sharma12225833221047.28
GR Marsh c Kapil Dev b Yadav2266892033.33
DM Jones  b Yadav21033050227263.63
RJ Bright c Shastri b Yadav3059893150.84
AR Border (c)c Gavaskar b Shastri10617225514161.62
GM Ritchie run out1318171172.22
GRJ Matthews c Pandit b Yadav44781305056.41
SR Waugh not out1248610025.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 6, w 1)15
TOTAL(170.5 Ov, RR: 3.36, 741 Mts)574/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Geoff Marsh), 2-206 (David Boon), 3-282 (Ray Bright), 4-460 (Dean Jones), 5-481 (Greg Ritchie), 6-544 (Allan Border), 7-574 (Greg Matthews)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev1855202.8800
C Sharma1617014.3700
Maninder Singh39813503.4600
NS Yadav49.5914242.8400
RJ Shastri47816113.4200
K Srikkanth10606.0000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c & b Matthews821590038.09
K Srikkanth c Ritchie b Matthews5362789185.48
M Amarnath run out17160014.28
M Azharuddin c & b Bright5064698078.12
RJ Shastri c †Zoehrer b Matthews621061508158.49
CS Pandit c Waugh b Matthews35571064061.40
N Kapil Dev (c)c Border b Matthews11913821421086.23
KS More c †Zoehrer b Waugh421271019.04
C Sharma c †Zoehrer b Reid3055752154.54
NS Yadav c Border b Bright1955583034.54
Maninder Singh not out01419000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 6)16
TOTAL(94.2 Ov, RR: 4.2, 454 Mts)397
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-65 (Mohinder Amarnath), 3-65 (Kris Srikkanth), 4-142 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-206 (Ravi Shastri), 6-220 (Chandrakant Pandit), 7-245 (Kiran More), 8-330 (Chetan Sharma), 9-387 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-397 (Kapil Dev)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott1425904.2100
BA Reid1849315.1600
GRJ Matthews28.2310353.6300
RJ Bright2338823.8200
SR Waugh1124414.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GR Marsh  b Shastri1140600027.50
DC Boon lbw b Maninder Singh49921334153.26
DM Jones c Azharuddin b Maninder Singh2439493061.53
AR Border (c) b Maninder Singh2741674065.85
GM Ritchie c Pandit b Shastri2829842196.55
GRJ Matthews not out27254020108.00
SR Waugh not out2730028.57
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 3.46, 224 Mts)170/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Geoff Marsh), 2-81 (Dean Jones), 3-94 (David Boon), 4-125 (Allan Border), 5-165 (Greg Ritchie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
C Sharma601903.1600
N Kapil Dev10505.0000
RJ Shastri1425023.5700
Maninder Singh1926033.1500
NS Yadav903503.8800
India 2nd Innings (target: 348 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Jones b Bright9016825312153.57
K Srikkanth c Waugh b Matthews3949756079.59
M Amarnath c Boon b Matthews511131118045.13
M Azharuddin c Ritchie b Bright42771213154.54
CS Pandit  b Matthews39378350105.40
N Kapil Dev (c)c Bright b Matthews1250050.00
RJ Shastri not out48409432120.00
C Sharma c McDermott b Bright2338383060.52
KS More lbw b Bright013000.00
NS Yadav  b Bright861401133.33
Maninder Singh lbw b Matthews048000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 2)6
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 3.99)347
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-158 (Mohinder Amarnath), 3-204 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-251 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-253 (Kapil Dev), 6-291 (Chandrakant Pandit), 7-331 (Chetan Sharma), 8-334 (Kiran More), 9-344 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-347 (Maninder Singh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott502705.4000
BA Reid1024804.8000
GRJ Matthews39.5714653.6600
RJ Bright2539453.7600
AR Border301204.0000
SR Waugh411604.0000
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Player Of The Match
Dean Jones
Kapil Dev
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1052
Season1986/87
Match days18,19,20,21,22 September 1986 (5-day match)
Umpires
V Vikramraju
Dara Dotiwalla
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 18 Sep - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 211/2 (DM Jones 56*, RJ Bright 1*)
Fri, 19 Sep - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 556/6 (GRJ Matthews 34*, SR Waugh 5*)
Sat, 20 Sep - day 3 - India 1st innings 270/7 (N Kapil Dev 33*, C Sharma 14*)
Sun, 21 Sep - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 170/5 (GRJ Matthews 27*, SR Waugh 2*)
Mon, 22 Sep - day 5 - India 2nd innings 347 (86.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Gavaskar became the first played to make 100 consecutive Test appearances.
  • Jones's 210 was the highest score by an Australian in a Test in India. It took 503 minutes, 330 balls and included 27 fours and 2 sixes. He had to be treated in hospital after the completion of the innings for exhaustion.
  • More suffered food poisoning and left the field after 50 minutes play on the first morning. Pandit deputising as wicket-keeper.