Result
1st Test, Adelaide, Dec 13-17 1985, India tour of Australia
(8 ov)
381 & 17/0
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WB Phillips c Yadav b Kapil Dev1117262064.70
DC Boon c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev12325533614048.23
GR Marsh c Sharma b Binny518291027.77
AR Border (c) b Kapil Dev49911187053.84
GM Ritchie c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev12832138911039.87
DW Hookes  b Yadav341001361034.00
GRJ Matthews lbw b Kapil Dev1857881031.57
RJ Bright not out516280031.25
CJ McDermott lbw b Kapil Dev014000.00
BA Reid c Gavaskar b Kapil Dev215150013.33
MG Hughes c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev054000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2)6
TOTAL(149 Ov, RR: 2.55)381
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Wayne Phillips), 2-33 (Geoff Marsh), 3-124 (Allan Border), 4-241 (David Boon), 5-318 (David Hookes), 6-374 (Greg Matthews), 7-375 (Greg Ritchie), 8-375 (Craig McDermott), 9-381 (Bruce Reid), 10-381 (Merv Hughes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev38610682.7800
RMH Binny2475612.3300
C Sharma1937003.6800
NS Yadav2766612.4400
RJ Shastri38117001.8400
M Amarnath30903.0000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar not out16641655116039.90
K Srikkanth c Ritchie b McDermott51801198063.75
C Sharma c †Phillips b Reid541121697048.21
DB Vengsarkar c †Phillips b Hughes749601014.28
M Azharuddin c †Phillips b Reid17901371018.88
M Amarnath c Marsh b McDermott37981485037.75
RJ Shastri  b Reid42861436048.83
N Kapil Dev (c)lbw b Bright3848868079.16
RMH Binny c †Phillips b McDermott381081251035.18
SMH Kirmani c Boon b Reid719260036.84
NS Yadav c Hughes b Hookes411231432033.33
Extras(b 2, lb 7, nb 12, w 1)22
TOTAL(202 Ov, RR: 2.57)520
Fall of wickets: 1-95 (Kris Srikkanth), 1-97* (Sunil Gavaskar, retired not out ), 2-131 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-171 (Chetan Sharma), 4-187 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-247 (Mohinder Amarnath), 6-273 (Ravi Shastri), 7-333 (Kapil Dev), 8-409 (Roger Binny), 9-426 (Syed Kirmani), 10-520 (Shivlal Yadav)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott481413132.7200
MG Hughes38612313.2300
BA Reid532211342.1300
RJ Bright44158011.8100
GRJ Matthews1726003.5200
DW Hookes20412.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon not out1128291039.28
GR Marsh not out22129009.52
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(8 Ov, RR: 2.12)17/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev31301.0000
C Sharma20904.5000
NS Yadav21201.0000
RJ Shastri11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Kapil Dev
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1032
Season1985/86
Match days13,14,15,16,17 December 1985 (5-day match)
Test debut
Geoff Marsh
Bruce Reid
Merv Hughes
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Steve Randell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 248/4 (GM Ritchie 55*, DW Hookes 2*)
Sat, 14 Dec - day 2 - India 1st innings 97/1 (SM Gavaskar 39*, C Sharma 1*)
Sun, 15 Dec - day 3 - India 1st innings 176/3 (M Azharuddin 12*, M Amarnath 4*)
Mon, 16 Dec - day 4 - India 1st innings 391/7 (SM Gavaskar 94*, RMH Binny 34*)
Tue, 17 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 17/0 (8 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th Men: RB Kerr (Australia).
  • SM Gavaskar (1) retired hurt on 39* from 97/1 to 247/5