Result
6th Test, Kanpur, Feb 2-8 1979, West Indies tour of India
644/7d
(148.1 ov)
452/8
Match drawn
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)c †Murray b Marshall40--52-
CPS Chauhan st †Murray b Parry79-300-0-
DB Vengsarkar lbw b Phillip15---0-
GR Viswanath c Phillip b Parry179-420140-
AD Gaekwad  b Jumadeen102-340100-
M Amarnath not out101-265100-
N Kapil Dev c Greenidge b Jumadeen62--72-
SMH Kirmani c Phillip b Jumadeen2--00-
KD Ghavri not out18---0-
Extras(b 9, lb 12, nb 25)46
TOTAL(189.4 Ov, RR: 3.39)644/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-77 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-221 (Chetan Chauhan), 4-393 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-502 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 6-604 (Kapil Dev), 7-609 (Syed Kirmani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Phillip2748913.2900
MD Marshall34312313.6100
VA Holder43611802.7400
HA Gomes10404.0000
RR Jumadeen45.4413733.0000
DR Parry39612723.2500
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AE Greenidge lbw b Ghavri20---0-
SFAF Bacchus hit wicket b Venkataraghavan250-510330-
HA Gomes c Vengsarkar b Chandrasekhar37---0-
RR Jumadeen  b Kapil Dev56-144-0-
AI Kallicharran (c)c †Kirmani b Ghavri4---0-
DA Murray c sub b Ghavri44-215-0-
S Shivnarine c Vengsarkar b Amarnath2--00-
DR Parry c Vengsarkar b Ghavri4---0-
N Phillip not out10---0-
MD Marshall not out1--00-
Extras(b 9, lb 9, nb 6)24
TOTAL(148.1 Ov, RR: 3.05)452/8
Did not bat: VA Holder 
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Alvin Greenidge), 2-134 (Larry Gomes), 3-263 (Raphick Jumadeen), 4-268 (Alvin Kallicharran), 5-428 (Faoud Bacchus), 6-431 (Sew Shivnarine), 7-440 (David Murray), 8-443 (Derick Parry)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev2009814.9000
KD Ghavri31411843.8000
BS Chandrasekhar411011712.8500
S Venkataraghavan46.1166011.2900
M Amarnath1013513.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Green Park, Kanpur
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Series resultIndia won the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 845
Season1978/79
Match days2,3,4,6,7,8 February 1979 (6-day match)
Umpires
Ram Punjabi
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Feb - day 1 - India 1st innings 249/3 (GR Viswanath 94*, AD Gaekwad 0*)
Sat, 03 Feb - day 2 - India 1st innings 498/4 (AD Gaekwad 101*, M Amarnath 48*)
Sun, 04 Feb - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 137/2 (SFAF Bacchus 72*, RR Jumadeen 2*)
Mon, 05 Feb - rest day
Tue, 06 Feb - day 4 - West Indies 1st innings 373/4 (SFAF Bacchus 204*, DA Murray 35*)
Wed, 07 Feb - day 5 - no play
Thu, 08 Feb - day 6 - West Indies 1st innings 452/8 (148.1 ov) - end of match