Result
4th Test, Delhi, Oct 13-18 1979, Australia tour of India
510/7d
(f/o)
298 & 413 (151.3 ov)
Match drawn
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)lbw b Higgs11523832917148.31
CPS Chauhan c Whatmore b Dymock1940454047.50
DB Vengsarkar st †Wright b Higgs26731033035.61
GR Viswanath st †Wright b Higgs13120727418063.28
Yashpal Sharma not out10023928010341.84
N Kapil Dev c Whatmore b Dymock2947724061.70
MV Narasimha Rao c †Wright b Dymock526321019.23
SMH Kirmani  b Dymock3539465189.74
KD Ghavri not out823291034.78
Extras(b 6, lb 12, nb 24)42
TOTAL(144.2 Ov, RR: 3.53)510/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-108 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-267 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-338 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-395 (Kapil Dev), 6-415 (Bobjee Narasimha Rao), 7-467 (Syed Kirmani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
G Dymock42.2813543.1800
RM Hogg3389102.7500
GN Yallop502104.2000
AR Border42501.2500
JD Higgs471115033.1900
PR Sleep1316605.0700
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AMJ Hilditch c †Kirmani b Yadav291011342028.71
WM Darling c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev1946621041.30
AR Border c Narasimha Rao b Kapil Dev241191312020.16
KJ Hughes (c)c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev1832294056.25
DF Whatmore lbw b Yadav779111914084.61
PR Sleep c Chauhan b Narasimha Rao1737512045.94
GN Yallop c Chauhan b Narasimha Rao2136612058.33
KJ Wright not out55921396059.78
G Dymock c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev01624000.00
RM Hogg  b Kapil Dev01015000.00
JD Higgs lbw b Doshi1148891022.91
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 19)27
TOTAL(106.3 Ov, RR: 2.79)298
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Rick Darling), 2-72 (Andrew Hilditch), 3-93 (Kim Hughes), 4-116 (Allan Border), 5-160 (Peter Sleep), 6-225 (Dav Whatmore), 7-228 (Graham Yallop), 8-242 (Geoff Dymock), 9-246 (Rodney Hogg), 10-298 (Jim Higgs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Ghavri2285802.6300
N Kapil Dev3278252.5600
DR Doshi13.352912.1400
NS Yadav27105622.0700
MV Narasimha Rao1214623.8300
Australia 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AMJ Hilditch c †Kirmani b Ghavri851621829052.46
WM Darling c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev712201058.33
AR Border c Narasimha Rao b Ghavri461201685038.33
KJ Hughes (c)c & b Ghavri401251454032.00
GN Yallop  b Doshi2577892032.46
DF Whatmore lbw b Kapil Dev541101467049.09
PR Sleep c sub (J Arun Lal) b Chauhan641952246032.82
KJ Wright  b Yadav1535461042.85
G Dymock not out3166894046.96
RM Hogg run out014000.00
JD Higgs c Vengsarkar b Viswanath717200041.17
Extras(b 13, lb 9, nb 16, w 1)39
TOTAL(151.3 Ov, RR: 2.72)413
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Rick Darling), 2-147 (Andrew Hilditch), 3-156 (Allan Border), 4-205 (Graham Yallop), 5-241 (Kim Hughes), 6-318 (Dav Whatmore), 7-344 (Kevin Wright), 8-395 (Peter Sleep), 9-395 (Rodney Hogg), 10-413 (Jim Higgs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Ghavri3087432.4600
N Kapil Dev2074822.4000
DR Doshi34116912.0200
NS Yadav361010112.8000
MV Narasimha Rao1935002.6300
SM Gavaskar411002.5000
CPS Chauhan511112.2000
GR Viswanath3.301113.1400
MATCH DETAILS
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 858
Season1979/80
Match days13,14,16,17,18 October 1979 (5-day match)
Umpires
Ram Punjabi
Kasturi Ramaswami
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 13 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 267/3 (GR Viswanath 83*)
Sun, 14 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 20/0 (AMJ Hilditch 8*, WM Darling 9*)
Mon, 15 Oct - rest day
Tue, 16 Oct - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 258/9 (KJ Wright 22*, JD Higgs 5*)
Wed, 17 Oct - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 189/3 (KJ Hughes 19*, GN Yallop 20*)
Thu, 18 Oct - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 413 (151.3 ov) - end of match