Result
3rd Test, Melbourne, Feb 7-11 1981, India tour of Australia
237 & 324
(48.4 ov, target 143)
419 & 83
India won by 59 runs
Player Of The Match
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
India237(84 overs)1st Innings
Australia419(156.3 overs)1st Innings
Allan Border124 (265)
Doug Walters*78 (148)
Dilip Doshi3/109(52)
Sandeep Patil2/28(12.3)
India324(109.1 overs)2nd Innings
Dennis Lillee4/104(32.1)
Australia83(48.4 overs)2nd Innings
Kim Hughes16 (49)
Kapil Dev5/28(16.4)
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Gundappa Viswanath
Player Of The Series
Dennis Lillee
Series result3-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberTest no. 895
Season1980/81
Match days7,8,9,10,11 February 1981 (5-day match)
Umpires
Rex Whitehead
Mel Johnson