Result
4th Test, Bengaluru, Jan 28 - Feb 2 1977, England tour of India
253 & 259/9d
(57.3 ov, target 318)
195 & 177
India won by 140 runs
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Underwood b Lever4871050.00
AD Gaekwad c Tolchard b Greig39721324054.16
S Amarnath  b Greig631031889061.16
GR Viswanath c Brearley b Underwood1346622028.26
BP Patel c Randall b Willis2365970035.38
Yajurvindra Singh c †Knott b Willis832411025.00
SMH Kirmani  b Willis521031518050.48
KD Ghavri c †Knott b Willis16651230024.61
EAS Prasanna c Greig b Willis610241060.00
BS Bedi (c)not out811171072.72
BS Chandrasekhar c †Knott b Willis1230050.00
Extras(b 8, lb 6, nb 6)20
TOTAL(85 Ov, RR: 2.97)253
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-102 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 3-124 (Surinder Amarnath), 4-134 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-153 (Yajurvindra Singh), 6-170 (Brijesh Patel), 7-236 (Syed Kirmani), 8-240 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-249 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-253 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1725363.1100
JK Lever1724812.8200
CM Old1204303.5800
DL Underwood2174512.1400
AW Greig1854422.4400
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar8218923811043.38
JM Brearley c Viswanath b Chandrasekhar427330014.81
KWR Fletcher c Yajurvindra Singh b Prasanna1047490021.27
DW Randall c Yajurvindra Singh b Prasanna1035421028.57
RW Tolchard  b Chandrasekhar0610000.00
AW Greig (c)c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar22300100.00
APE Knott  b Bedi2935694082.85
CM Old lbw b Prasanna955561016.36
JK Lever not out201111241018.01
DL Underwood c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar1252611023.07
RGD Willis lbw b Chandrasekhar722331031.81
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 2)10
TOTAL(96.2 Ov, RR: 2.02)195
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Mike Brearley), 2-34 (Keith Fletcher), 3-64 (Derek Randall), 4-65 (Roger Tolchard), 5-67 (Tony Greig), 6-137 (Alan Knott), 7-146 (Dennis Amiss), 8-154 (Chris Old), 9-175 (Derek Underwood), 10-195 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Ghavri1333102.3800
Yajurvindra Singh10202.0000
BS Bedi23112911.2600
BS Chandrasekhar31.277662.4200
EAS Prasanna28104731.6700
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Brearley b Underwood50821259060.97
AD Gaekwad  b Old940641022.50
S Amarnath c Tolchard b Willis1436651038.88
BP Patel c †Knott b Underwood1738633044.73
Yajurvindra Singh c Fletcher b Underwood15901500016.66
EAS Prasanna c Old b Willis1226322046.15
GR Viswanath not out791582116050.00
SMH Kirmani c Randall b Underwood21172440123.52
KD Ghavri c Amiss b Lever1241691029.26
BS Bedi (c)run out1520323075.00
BS Chandrasekhar not out0914000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 8)15
TOTAL(91 Ov, RR: 2.84)259/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-80 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-82 (Surinder Amarnath), 4-104 (Brijesh Patel), 5-124 (Erapalli Prasanna), 6-154 (Yajurvindra Singh), 7-189 (Syed Kirmani), 8-223 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-257 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1824722.6100
JK Lever912813.1100
CM Old1041911.9000
DL Underwood3187642.4500
AW Greig2327403.2100
England 2nd Innings (target: 318 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss c Yajurvindra Singh b Ghavri052000.00
JM Brearley c Gaekwad b Bedi430390013.33
KWR Fletcher c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar11930005.26
DW Randall c Gaekwad b Bedi058000.00
RW Tolchard lbw b Chandrasekhar1440542035.00
AW Greig (c)st †Kirmani b Bedi3167764046.26
APE Knott not out81911329089.01
CM Old lbw b Chandrasekhar1334402038.23
JK Lever c Ghavri b Bedi1131360035.48
DL Underwood c Patel b Bedi1021191047.61
RGD Willis st †Kirmani b Bedi039000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 1)12
TOTAL(57.3 Ov, RR: 3.07)177
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dennis Amiss), 2-7 (Keith Fletcher), 3-7 (Mike Brearley), 4-8 (Derek Randall), 5-35 (Roger Tolchard), 6-61 (Tony Greig), 7-105 (Chris Old), 8-148 (John Lever), 9-166 (Derek Underwood), 10-177 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Ghavri41411.0000
BS Bedi21.347163.3000
BS Chandrasekhar1535533.6600
EAS Prasanna1553502.3300
SM Gavaskar22000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 794
Season1976/77
Match days28,29,30 January, 1,2 February 1977 (5-day match)
Test debut
Yajurvindra Singh
Umpires
Mohammad Ghouse
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 205/6 (SMH Kirmani 31*, KD Ghavri 9*)
Sat, 29 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 138/6 (DL Amiss 76*, CM Old 0*)
Sun, 30 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 105/4 (Yajurvindra Singh 7*, EAS Prasanna 1*)
Mon, 31 Jan - rest day
Tue, 01 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 34/4 (RW Tolchard 14*, AW Greig 12*)
Wed, 02 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 177 (57.3 ov) - end of match