Result
1st Test, Auckland, Jan 24-28 1976, India tour of New Zealand
266 & 215
(14.2 ov, target 68)
414 & 71/2
India won by 8 wickets
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JFM Morrison c & b Chandrasekhar46-13460-
GM Turner (c)c Gavaskar b Chandrasekhar23---0-
BE Congdon c Madan Lal b Prasanna54-12531-
JM Parker  b Chandrasekhar17---0-
BF Hastings lbw b Prasanna8---0-
MG Burgess c Prasanna b Venkataraghavan31-7660-
KJ Wadsworth c Gavaskar b Prasanna41-12230-
DR Hadlee  b Chandrasekhar24---0-
DR O'Sullivan c S Amarnath b Chandrasekhar0--00-
HJ Howarth c & b Chandrasekhar0--00-
RO Collinge not out3--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 12, nb 2)19
TOTAL(87 Ov, RR: 2.29)266
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Glenn Turner), 2-110 (John Morrison), 3-144 (Bevan Congdon), 4-145 (John Parker), 5-155 (Brian Hastings), 6-211 (Mark Burgess), 7-263 (Dayle Hadlee), 8-263 (Ken Wadsworth), 9-263 (David O'Sullivan), 10-266 (Hedley Howarth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Madan Lal501402.1000
M Amarnath411603.0000
BS Chandrasekhar3069462.3500
S Venkataraghavan2445911.8400
EAS Prasanna2456432.0000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)c Turner b Howarth116-368151-
DB Vengsarkar lbw b Collinge7---0-
S Amarnath c sub b Hadlee124-259161-
GR Viswanath c †Wadsworth b Hadlee0--00-
BP Patel c Morrison b Congdon10---0-
S Venkataraghavan c Congdon b Howarth1--00-
M Amarnath  b Congdon64-10781-
S Madan Lal c Turner b Congdon27-92-0-
SMH Kirmani  b Congdon14---0-
EAS Prasanna not out25---0-
BS Chandrasekhar  b Congdon0--00-
Extras(b 13, lb 9, nb 4)26
TOTAL(121.7 Ov, RR: 2.54)414
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 2-220 (Surinder Amarnath), 3-220 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-270 (Brijesh Patel), 5-270 (Sunil Gavaskar), 6-275 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 7-368 (Madan Lal), 8-369 (Mohinder Amarnath), 9-414 (Syed Kirmani), 10-414 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RO Collinge1936112.4000
DR Hadlee1837122.9500
BE Congdon26.736551.8100
HJ Howarth2969722.5000
DR O'Sullivan2949402.4300
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JFM Morrison c Viswanath b Prasanna23---0-
GM Turner (c)c Madan Lal b Prasanna13---0-
BE Congdon c Gavaskar b Prasanna54-17730-
JM Parker c Vengsarkar b Prasanna70-14090-
BF Hastings  b Prasanna1--00-
MG Burgess lbw b Chandrasekhar6---0-
KJ Wadsworth  b Chandrasekhar19---0-
DR Hadlee c Vengsarkar b Prasanna0--00-
DR O'Sullivan c S Amarnath b Prasanna1--00-
RO Collinge c S Amarnath b Prasanna13---0-
HJ Howarth not out1--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 2)14
TOTAL(70.2 Ov, RR: 2.29)215
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Glenn Turner), 2-39 (John Morrison), 3-161 (John Parker), 4-169 (Brian Hastings), 5-180 (Mark Burgess), 6-180 (Bevan Congdon), 7-180 (Dayle Hadlee), 8-182 (David O'Sullivan), 9-214 (Richard Collinge), 10-215 (Ken Wadsworth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Madan Lal44000.0000
M Amarnath20803.0000
BS Chandrasekhar22.228522.8600
S Venkataraghavan1983201.2600
EAS Prasanna2357682.4700
India 2nd Innings (target: 68 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)not out35-6261-
DB Vengsarkar c Turner b Howarth6---0-
S Amarnath lbw b Howarth9---0-
GR Viswanath not out11---0-
Extras(b 7, nb 3)10
TOTAL(14.2 Ov, RR: 3.73)71/2
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 2-56 (Surinder Amarnath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RO Collinge201405.2500
DR Hadlee301503.7500
HJ Howarth5.231522.1400
DR O'Sullivan411703.1800
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Series resultIndia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 769
Season1975/76
Match days24,25,26,28 January 1976 (5-day match)
Test debut
Dilip Vengsarkar
Surinder Amarnath
Syed Kirmani
Umpires
Dennis Copps
Robert Monteith
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 24 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 16/0 (SM Gavaskar 8*, DB Vengsarkar 7*)
Sun, 25 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 279/6 (M Amarnath 8*, S Madan Lal 0*)
Mon, 26 Jan - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 161/2 (BE Congdon 46*, JM Parker 70*)
Tue, 27 Jan - rest day
Wed, 28 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 71/2 (14.2 ov) - end of match