Result
5th Test, Chennai, Dec 24-28 1969, Australia tour of India
258 & 153
(85.2 ov, target 249)
163 & 171
Australia won by 77 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KR Stackpole c Solkar b Venkataraghavan37---0-
WM Lawry (c)c Bedi b Prasanna33---0-
IM Chappell  b Prasanna4---0-
KD Walters c Venkataraghavan b Bedi102-209142-
AP Sheahan c Solkar b Prasanna1--00-
IR Redpath c †Engineer b Prasanna33---0-
HB Taber lbw b Venkataraghavan10---0-
GD McKenzie lbw b Venkataraghavan2--00-
LC Mayne c Chauhan b Venkataraghavan10---0-
AA Mallett not out2--00-
AN Connolly c & b Solkar11---1-
Extras(b 11, lb 2)13
TOTAL(115.2 Ov, RR: 2.23)258
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Keith Stackpole), 2-69 (Ian Chappell), 3-78 (Bill Lawry), 4-82 (Paul Sheahan), 5-184 (Ian Redpath), 6-219 (Brian Taber), 7-225 (Graham McKenzie), 8-243 (Doug Walters), 9-245 (Laurie Mayne), 10-258 (Alan Connolly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Amarnath702103.0000
ED Solkar8.25810.9600
BS Bedi26104511.7300
EAS Prasanna401310042.5000
S Venkataraghavan34137142.0800
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CPS Chauhan c Chappell b Mallett19---0-
AV Mankad c †Taber b Mayne0--00-
AL Wadekar c Chappell b Mallett12---0-
GR Viswanath  b Mallett6---0-
FM Engineer c Connolly b Mallett32---0-
MAK Pataudi (c)c Sheahan b McKenzie59-12952-
ED Solkar c †Taber b Mallett11---0-
M Amarnath not out16---0-
S Venkataraghavan run out2--00-
EAS Prasanna c Chappell b McKenzie0--00-
BS Bedi absent hurt-
Extras(lb 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(62.4 Ov, RR: 2.6)163
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Ashok Mankad), 2-30 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-33 (Chetan Chauhan), 4-40 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-96 (Farokh Engineer), 6-128 (Eknath Solkar), 7-158 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 8-163 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-163 (Erapalli Prasanna)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie16.481921.1400
LC Mayne722113.0000
AN Connolly1452601.8500
AA Mallett2579153.6400
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KR Stackpole  b Amarnath4---0-
WM Lawry (c) b Prasanna2--00-
IM Chappell  b Amarnath5---0-
KD Walters c Solkar b Prasanna1--00-
IR Redpath lbw b Prasanna63-18080-
AP Sheahan st †Engineer b Prasanna8---0-
HB Taber c Solkar b Prasanna0--00-
GD McKenzie lbw b Venkataraghavan24---1-
LC Mayne c Viswanath b Prasanna13---0-
AA Mallett not out11---0-
AN Connolly c †Engineer b Venkataraghavan8---0-
Extras(b 8, lb 5, nb 1)14
TOTAL(80.5 Ov, RR: 1.89)153
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Keith Stackpole), 2-12 (Ian Chappell), 3-15 (Doug Walters), 4-16 (Bill Lawry), 5-24 (Paul Sheahan), 6-24 (Brian Taber), 7-57 (Graham McKenzie), 8-107 (Laurie Mayne), 9-140 (Ian Redpath), 10-153 (Alan Connolly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Amarnath24113121.2900
ED Solkar42200.5000
BS Bedi95600.6600
EAS Prasanna31147462.3800
S Venkataraghavan12.522622.0200
India 2nd Innings (target: 249 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CPS Chauhan c Redpath b McKenzie1--00-
AV Mankad c Redpath b McKenzie10---0-
AL Wadekar c Stackpole b Mayne55---0-
GR Viswanath c Redpath b Mallett59---0-
FM Engineer c & b McKenzie3--00-
MAK Pataudi (c)c Chappell b Mallett4---0-
ED Solkar c & b Mallett12---0-
M Amarnath c †Taber b Mayne0--00-
S Venkataraghavan  b Mallett13---0-
EAS Prasanna c McKenzie b Mallett5---0-
BS Bedi not out0--00-
Extras(lb 4, nb 5)9
TOTAL(85.2 Ov, RR: 2.0)171
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-12 (Ashok Mankad), 3-114 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-119 (Farokh Engineer), 5-135 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 6-142 (Gundappa Viswanath), 7-144 (Mohinder Amarnath), 8-159 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-169 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-171 (Eknath Solkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie2494531.8700
LC Mayne1883221.7700
AN Connolly941802.0000
AA Mallett29.2125351.8000
KR Stackpole521402.8000
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 669
Season1969/70
Match days24,25,27,28 December 1969 (6-day match)
Test debut
Mohinder Amarnath
Umpires
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 24 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 243/8 (LC Mayne 8*, AA Mallett 0*)
Thu, 25 Dec - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 14/2 (WM Lawry 1*, KD Walters 0*)
Fri, 26 Dec - rest day
Sat, 27 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 82/2 (AL Wadekar 36*, GR Viswanath 31*)
Sun, 28 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 171 (85.2 ov) - end of match