Result
1st Test, Delhi, Dec 17-22 1976, England tour of India
381
(f/o)
122 & 234 (110.4 ov)
England won by an innings and 25 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss c Sharma b Venkataraghavan17939751122145.08
JM Brearley run out531500016.12
GD Barlow c Amarnath b Bedi054000.00
RA Woolmer lbw b Chandrasekhar420340020.00
KWR Fletcher  b Chandrasekhar814161057.14
AW Greig (c)lbw b Venkataraghavan2557593043.85
APE Knott st †Kirmani b Bedi759010513083.33
CM Old c Viswanath b Bedi15761021019.73
JK Lever c Bedi b Chandrasekhar531941696027.31
RGD Willis c Venkataraghavan b Bedi11515006.66
DL Underwood not out714191050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 2, w 1)9
TOTAL(151.5 Ov, RR: 2.5)381
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Mike Brearley), 2-34 (Graham Barlow), 3-51 (Bob Woolmer), 4-65 (Keith Fletcher), 5-125 (Tony Greig), 6-226 (Alan Knott), 7-263 (Chris Old), 8-357 (Dennis Amiss), 9-363 (Bob Willis), 10-381 (John Lever)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Ghavri1435003.5700
M Amarnath821201.5000
BS Bedi59229241.5500
BS Chandrasekhar32.5611733.5600
S Venkataraghavan3469422.7600
AD Gaekwad10101.0000
PH Sharma30602.0000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Willis b Lever381402004027.14
AD Gaekwad lbw b Lever2037683054.05
M Amarnath lbw b Lever012000.00
GR Viswanath lbw b Lever312170025.00
S Venkataraghavan  b Lever022000.00
BP Patel c †Knott b Lever3352873063.46
PH Sharma c Willis b Underwood429371013.79
SMH Kirmani  b Lever1323363056.52
KD Ghavri not out317280017.64
BS Bedi (c)c Greig b Old025000.00
BS Chandrasekhar  b Old012000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(51.5 Ov, RR: 2.35)122
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-43 (Mohinder Amarnath), 3-49 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-49 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 5-96 (Brijesh Patel), 6-99 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-103 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 8-121 (Syed Kirmani), 9-122 (Bishan Bedi), 10-122 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CM Old12.502822.1800
RGD Willis732103.0000
JK Lever2364672.0000
DL Underwood931912.1100
India 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Woolmer b Underwood712152407133.02
AD Gaekwad  b Willis1119252057.89
PH Sharma c Fletcher b Underwood291511963019.20
GR Viswanath c †Knott b Greig1875810024.00
BP Patel c & b Underwood1449561028.57
M Amarnath c sub b Underwood2441393058.53
SMH Kirmani c Lever b Greig1013152076.92
KD Ghavri not out3558784160.34
S Venkataraghavan c †Knott b Lever438480010.52
BS Bedi (c) b Lever022000.00
BS Chandrasekhar  b Lever01015000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 8, nb 7)18
TOTAL(110.4 Ov, RR: 2.11)234
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-110 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 3-133 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-153 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-163 (Brijesh Patel), 6-182 (Syed Kirmani), 7-190 (Mohinder Amarnath), 8-226 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-226 (Bishan Bedi), 10-234 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CM Old42601.5000
RGD Willis932412.6600
JK Lever13.462431.7500
DL Underwood44157841.7700
AW Greig40118422.1000
MATCH DETAILS
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 788
Season1976/77
Match days17,18,19,21,22 December 1976 (5-day match)
Test debut
Graham Barlow
John Lever
Umpires
Judah Reuben
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 239/6 (DL Amiss 109*, CM Old 5*)
Sat, 18 Dec - day 2 - India 1st innings 51/4 (SM Gavaskar 22*, BP Patel 2*)
Sun, 19 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 82/1 (SM Gavaskar 40*, PH Sharma 24*)
Mon, 20 Dec - rest day
Tue, 21 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 216/7 (KD Ghavri 23*, S Venkataraghavan 3*)
Wed, 22 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 234 (110.4 ov) - end of match