Result
3rd Test, Delhi, Dec 23-28 1981, England tour of India
(19 ov)
476/9d & 68/0d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch c Kapil Dev b Doshi7117626011040.34
G Boycott c Madan Lal b Doshi1052854407036.84
CJ Tavare  b Madan Lal14930345418049.17
DI Gower lbw b Madan Lal037000.00
KWR Fletcher (c) b Patil511071694047.66
IT Botham c Azad b Madan Lal66487825137.50
MW Gatting  b Madan Lal511231045.45
RW Taylor lbw b Madan Lal023000.00
JK Lever  b Kapil Dev27120028.57
DL Underwood not out22400100.00
Extras(lb 15, nb 10)25
TOTAL(156.4 Ov, RR: 3.03, 736 Mts)476/9d
Did not bat: RGD Willis 
Fall of wickets: 1-132 (Graham Gooch), 2-248 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 3-248 (David Gower), 4-368 (Keith Fletcher), 5-459 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-465 (Chris Tavaré), 7-465 (Bob Taylor), 8-474 (Mike Gatting), 9-476 (John Lever)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev40.4512613.0900
S Madan Lal3248552.6500
DR Doshi40156821.7000
RJ Shastri27310904.0300
KBJ Azad923503.8800
SM Patil812813.5000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)c †Taylor b Lever46971397047.42
K Srikkanth  b Willis641210150.00
DB Vengsarkar c Fletcher b Underwood843520018.60
GR Viswanath  b Botham10720026814053.50
SM Patil  b Willis31611093250.81
KBJ Azad st †Taylor b Underwood1623402069.56
N Kapil Dev c Gooch b Botham1642861138.09
RJ Shastri lbw b Gooch932433869038.27
SMH Kirmani lbw b Lever671422159047.18
S Madan Lal  b Gooch44961416045.83
DR Doshi not out043000.00
Extras(b 20, lb 8, nb 21, w 4)53
TOTAL(160.1 Ov, RR: 3.04, 735 Mts)487
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-41 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-89 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-174 (Sandeep Patil), 5-213 (Kirti Azad), 6-237 (Gundappa Viswanath), 7-254 (Kapil Dev), 8-382 (Syed Kirmani), 9-486 (Ravi Shastri), 10-487 (Madan Lal)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis2639923.8000
JK Lever37710422.8100
DL Underwood48189722.0200
IT Botham41612222.9700
GA Gooch8.111221.4600
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch not out2057721035.08
G Boycott not out3461724055.73
Extras(b 9, nb 5)14
TOTAL(19 Ov, RR: 3.57, 72 Mts)68/0d
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev411804.5000
S Madan Lal31401.3300
SM Patil311003.3300
K Srikkanth611001.6600
SM Gavaskar301204.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Player Of The Match
Chris Tavaré
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 914
Season1981/82
Match days23,24,26,27,28 December 1981 (5-day match)
Umpires
SN Hanumantha Rao
Swaroop Kishen
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 23 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 190/1 (G Boycott 86*, CJ Tavare 25*)
Thu, 24 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 428/4 (CJ Tavare 133*, IT Botham 47*)
Fri, 25 Dec - rest day
Sat, 26 Dec - day 3 - India 1st innings 172/3 (GR Viswanath 67*, SM Patil 30*)
Sun, 27 Dec - day 4 - India 1st innings 376/7 (RJ Shastri 48*, SMH Kirmani 67*)
Mon, 28 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 68/0d (19 ov) - end of match