Result
2nd Test, Kolkata, Jan 1-6 1977, England tour of India
155 & 181
(3.4 ov, target 16)
321 & 16/0
England won by 10 wickets
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Old b Willis042000.00
AD Gaekwad  b Lever32891552035.95
PH Sharma c Greig b Lever933520027.27
GR Viswanath c Tolchard b Underwood35109993032.11
BP Patel hit wicket b Willis2164901032.81
ED Solkar c Greig b Willis218230011.11
S Madan Lal c †Knott b Old1750673034.00
SMH Kirmani not out25601103041.66
EAS Prasanna  b Willis220220010.00
BS Bedi (c)c Lever b Old1680016.66
BS Chandrasekhar  b Willis16170016.66
Extras(lb 2, nb 8)10
TOTAL(75 Ov, RR: 2.06)155
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-23 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 3-65 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 4-92 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-99 (Eknath Solkar), 6-106 (Brijesh Patel), 7-136 (Madan Lal), 8-147 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-149 (Bishan Bedi), 10-155 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis2032751.3500
JK Lever2225722.5900
DL Underwood1352411.8400
CM Old2053721.8500
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss c †Kirmani b Prasanna351622042021.60
GD Barlow c †Kirmani b Madan Lal415271026.66
JM Brearley c Solkar b Bedi518211027.77
DW Randall lbw b Prasanna37871134042.52
RW Tolchard  b Bedi672383282028.15
AW Greig (c)lbw b Prasanna1033474347129.68
APE Knott c Gavaskar b Bedi2790028.57
CM Old c Madan Lal b Prasanna521701864230.58
JK Lever c Gavaskar b Bedi217240011.76
DL Underwood c Gavaskar b Bedi411190036.36
RGD Willis not out00300-
Extras(b 5, lb 5)10
TOTAL(178.4 Ov, RR: 1.79)321
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Graham Barlow), 2-14 (Mike Brearley), 3-81 (Derek Randall), 4-90 (Dennis Amiss), 5-232 (Roger Tolchard), 6-234 (Alan Knott), 7-298 (Tony Greig), 8-307 (John Lever), 9-321 (Derek Underwood), 10-321 (Chris Old)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Madan Lal1742511.4700
ED Solkar611502.5000
BS Bedi642511051.7100
BS Chandrasekhar3396602.0000
EAS Prasanna57.4169341.6100
PH Sharma10202.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar  b Underwood1850633036.00
AD Gaekwad c Tolchard b Greig844600018.18
PH Sharma c †Knott b Willis2032503062.50
GR Viswanath c Lever b Greig312140025.00
BP Patel lbw b Old561632226034.35
ED Solkar c †Knott b Willis310140030.00
S Madan Lal c Brearley b Old1648472033.33
SMH Kirmani  b Old022000.00
EAS Prasanna c Brearley b Underwood1332670040.62
BS Bedi (c) b Underwood1839632046.15
BS Chandrasekhar not out411160036.36
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 16)22
TOTAL(70.5 Ov, RR: 2.55)181
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-33 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-36 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-60 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 5-70 (Eknath Solkar), 6-97 (Madan Lal), 7-97 (Syed Kirmani), 8-146 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-171 (Brijesh Patel), 10-181 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1313222.4600
JK Lever301204.0000
DL Underwood32.5185031.5200
CM Old1243833.1600
AW Greig1002722.7000
England 2nd Innings (target: 16 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss not out718130038.88
GD Barlow not out751310140.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(3.4 Ov, RR: 4.36)16/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Madan Lal10303.0000
BS Bedi1.40603.6000
EAS Prasanna10505.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 791
Season1976/77
Match days1,2,3,5,6 January 1977 (5-day match)
Test debut
Derek Randall
Roger Tolchard
Umpires
Har Sharma
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 01 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 146/7 (SMH Kirmani 20*, EAS Prasanna 1*)
Sun, 02 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 136/4 (RW Tolchard 31*, AW Greig 19*)
Mon, 03 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 285/6 (AW Greig 94*, CM Old 35*)
Tue, 04 Jan - rest day
Wed, 05 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 145/7 (BP Patel 48*, EAS Prasanna 12*)
Thu, 06 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 16/0 (3.4 ov) - end of match