Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Gavaskar b Shastri
    58
    114
    161
    7
    0
    50.87
    c Gavaskar b Kapil Dev
    36
    101
    132
    4
    0
    35.64
    lbw b Madan Lal
    22
    143
    176
    2
    0
    15.38
    lbw b Shastri
    82
    178
    249
    12
    0
    46.06
    lbw b Kapil Dev
    1
    7
    5
    0
    0
    14.28
    c †Kirmani b Shastri
    25
    82
    120
    1
    0
    30.48
    c Madan Lal b Doshi
    55
    97
    136
    8
    1
    56.70
    lbw b Kapil Dev
    29
    53
    49
    6
    0
    54.71
    c Gavaskar b Shastri
    52
    110
    168
    5
    0
    47.27
    c Kapil Dev b Doshi
    33
    72
    102
    4
    0
    45.83
    not out
    2
    4
    6
    0
    0
    50.00
    Extras
    5 (lb 2, nb 3)
    TOTAL
    400 all out (158 Overs, RR: 2.53, 660 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-88 (Geoff Boycott), 2-96 (Graham Gooch), 3-180 (Chris Tavaré), 4-181 (John Lever), 5-223 (David Gower), 6-230 (Keith Fletcher), 7-278 (Mike Gatting), 8-324 (Sir Ian Botham), 9-393 (Bob Taylor), 10-400 (Graham Dilley)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    N Kapil Dev40313633.4000
    S Madan Lal2474611.9100
    DR Doshi39158322.1200
    KBJ Azad1214703.9100
    RJ Shastri43148341.9300
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c & b Underwood
    172
    472
    708
    19
    0
    36.44
    c Gooch b Botham
    65
    88
    140
    8
    0
    73.86
    c †Taylor b Lever
    43
    137
    205
    3
    0
    31.38
    lbw b Lever
    3
    12
    21
    0
    0
    25.00
    lbw b Lever
    1
    13
    16
    0
    0
    7.69
    lbw b Lever
    17
    19
    30
    3
    0
    89.47
    c Fletcher b Underwood
    24
    57
    82
    3
    0
    42.10
    c †Taylor b Lever
    59
    58
    98
    10
    1
    101.72
    lbw b Botham
    9
    32
    72
    0
    0
    28.12
    not out
    7
    17
    41
    1
    0
    41.17
    c Boycott b Underwood
    0
    6
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    28 (b 2, lb 15, nb 8, w 3)
    TOTAL
    428 all out (150 Overs, RR: 2.85, 716 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-102 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-195 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-208 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-214 (Ravi Shastri), 5-242 (Sandeep Patil), 6-284 (Kirti Azad), 7-376 (Kapil Dev), 8-412 (Syed Kirmani), 9-428 (Sunil Gavaskar), 10-428 (Dilip Doshi)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    IT Botham47913722.9100
    GR Dilley2447503.1200
    JK Lever36910052.7700
    DL Underwood43218832.0400

Close of Play

  • Wed, 09 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 181/4 (DI Gower 62*, KWR Fletcher 0*)
  • Thu, 10 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 400
  • Fri, 11 Dec - rest day
  • Sat, 12 Dec - day 3 - India 1st innings 189/1 (SM Gavaskar 71*, DB Vengsarkar 42*)
  • Sun, 13 Dec - day 4 - India 1st innings 405/7 (SM Gavaskar 163*, SMH Kirmani 7*)
  • Mon, 14 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 174/3d (69 ov) - end of match

England tour of India 1981-82 News

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    Geoff Boycott on England's upcoming trial by spin, why South Africa can beat Australia, and his memories of playing in India

  • Gandhi's Gleneagles stand-off

    When England's tour of India was in danger of being cancelled, and a massive rift between white and black countries seemed on the cards

  • The mirage of a promising series

    Kapil Dev and Dilip Vengsarkar provided some entertaining batting along the way, and Ravi Shastri, with 'a 30-year-old head on 20-year-old shoulders,' came of age as a utility man during the series