Result
3rd Test, Kolkata, Dec 31 1984 - Jan 5 1985, England tour of India
(18 ov)
437/7d & 29/1
276
Match drawn
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)c Gatting b Edmonds1356891023.21
AD Gaekwad c †Downton b Cowans1838681047.36
DB Vengsarkar  b Edmonds481571766030.57
M Amarnath c Cowdrey b Edmonds421071407039.25
M Azharuddin c Gower b Cowans11032244310034.16
RJ Shastri  b Cowans11135745513031.09
SMH Kirmani c Fowler b Pocock35591141159.32
M Prabhakar not out35861222040.69
C Sharma not out1323340056.52
Extras(lb 8, nb 3, w 1)12
TOTAL(200 Ov, RR: 2.18)437/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-35 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-126 (Mohinder Amarnath), 4-127 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 5-341 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-356 (Ravi Shastri), 7-407 (Syed Kirmani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NG Cowans411210332.5100
RM Ellison531411702.2000
PH Edmonds47227231.5300
PI Pocock521410812.0700
MW Gatting21100.5000
CS Cowdrey201507.5000
DI Gower301304.3300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Fowler c Vengsarkar b Sivaramakrishnan491331655036.84
RT Robinson  b Yadav361081683033.33
DI Gower (c)c Shastri b Yadav1944542043.18
PI Pocock c Azharuddin b Sivaramakrishnan530241016.66
MW Gatting  b Yadav48484661100.00
AJ Lamb c †Kirmani b Sharma671021367265.68
CS Cowdrey lbw b Yadav2761773044.26
PR Downton not out651890011.76
PH Edmonds c Gavaskar b Sharma814151057.14
RM Ellison c & b Sharma11518006.66
NG Cowans  b Sharma1680016.66
Extras(lb 2, nb 7)9
TOTAL(100.3 Ov, RR: 2.74)276
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (David Gower), 2-98 (Graeme Fowler), 3-110 (Pat Pocock), 4-152 (Tim Robinson), 5-163 (Mike Gatting), 6-229 (Chris Cowdrey), 7-261 (Allan Lamb), 8-270 (Phil Edmonds), 9-273 (Richard Ellison), 10-276 (Norman Cowans)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
C Sharma12.303843.0400
M Prabhakar511603.2000
L Sivaramakrishnan2879023.2100
NS Yadav32108642.6800
RJ Shastri2364401.9100
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Shastri not out750681014.00
M Prabhakar lbw b Lamb2156633037.50
NS Yadav not out044000.00
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 1.61)29/1
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Manoj Prabhakar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NG Cowans41601.5000
RM Ellison10101.0000
PH Edmonds43200.5000
PI Pocock21402.0000
CS Cowdrey401002.5000
AJ Lamb10616.0000
RT Robinson11000.0000
G Fowler11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1007
Season1984/85
Match days31 December 1984, 1,3,4,5 January 1985 (5-day match)
Test debut
Mohammad Azharuddin
Umpires
V Vikramraju
Bhairab Ganguli
CLOSE OF PLAY
Mon, 31 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 168/4 (M Azharuddin 13*, RJ Shastri 26*)
Tue, 01 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 176/4 (M Azharuddin 21*, RJ Shastri 26*)
Wed, 02 Jan - rest day
Thu, 03 Jan - day 3 - India 1st innings 348/5 (RJ Shastri 108*, SMH Kirmani 0*)
Fri, 04 Jan - day 4 - England 1st innings 99/2 (RT Robinson 25*, PI Pocock 0*)
Sat, 05 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 29/1 (18 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RT Robinson (1) retired hurt on 17* from 31/0 to 71/1