Result
4th Test, Chennai, Jan 13-18 1985, England tour of India
272 & 412
(8 ov, target 33)
652/7d & 35/1
England won by 9 wickets
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c) b Foster17132030130.76
K Srikkanth c †Downton b Cowans01123000.00
DB Vengsarkar c Lamb b Foster1719364089.47
M Amarnath c †Downton b Foster7810114114177.22
M Azharuddin  b Cowdrey48901246053.33
RJ Shastri c †Downton b Foster212220016.66
N Kapil Dev c Cowans b Cowdrey5362798085.48
SMH Kirmani not out30681254044.11
NS Yadav  b Foster211120018.18
L Sivaramakrishnan c Cowdrey b Foster13102020130.00
C Sharma c Lamb b Cowans514171035.71
Extras(lb 3, nb 4)7
TOTAL(67.5 Ov, RR: 4.0)272
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-17 (Kris Srikkanth), 3-45 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-155 (Mohinder Amarnath), 5-167 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-167 (Ravi Shastri), 7-241 (Kapil Dev), 8-243 (Shivlal Yadav), 9-263 (Laxman Sivaramakrishnan), 10-272 (Chetan Sharma)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NG Cowans12.533923.0300
NA Foster23210464.5200
PH Edmonds613305.5000
CS Cowdrey1916523.4200
PI Pocock712804.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Fowler c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev20140956322349.14
RT Robinson c †Kirmani b Sivaramakrishnan7416323110045.39
MW Gatting c sub b Shastri20730950420366.99
AJ Lamb  b Amarnath621151516053.91
PH Edmonds lbw b Shastri3637583297.29
NA Foster  b Amarnath55410100.00
DI Gower (c) b Kapil Dev1823294078.26
CS Cowdrey not out33800100.00
PR Downton not out3550060.00
Extras(b 7, lb 19, nb 17)43
TOTAL(175 Ov, RR: 3.72)652/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-178 (Tim Robinson), 2-419 (Graeme Fowler), 3-563 (Allan Lamb), 4-599 (Mike Gatting), 5-604 (Neil Foster), 6-640 (David Gower), 7-646 (Phil Edmonds)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev36513123.6300
C Sharma1809505.2700
L Sivaramakrishnan44614513.2900
NS Yadav2347603.3000
RJ Shastri42714323.4000
M Amarnath1213623.0000
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar (c)c Gatting b Foster37100042.85
K Srikkanth c Cowdrey b Foster1624402166.66
DB Vengsarkar c †Downton b Foster27160028.57
M Amarnath c Cowans b Foster951652228257.57
M Azharuddin c Gower b Pocock10521827918048.16
RJ Shastri c Cowdrey b Edmonds3364787051.56
N Kapil Dev c Gatting b Cowans4965847175.38
SMH Kirmani c Lamb b Edmonds7511518012065.21
L Sivaramakrishnan lbw b Foster5690083.33
NS Yadav c †Downton b Cowans51281041.66
C Sharma not out1757850029.82
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 2)7
TOTAL(122.5 Ov, RR: 3.35)412
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-19 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-22 (Kris Srikkanth), 4-212 (Mohinder Amarnath), 5-259 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-259 (Ravi Shastri), 7-341 (Kapil Dev), 8-350 (Laxman Sivaramakrishnan), 9-361 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-412 (Syed Kirmani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NG Cowans1517324.8600
NA Foster2885952.1000
PH Edmonds41.51311922.8400
CS Cowdrey502605.2000
PI Pocock33813013.9300
England 2nd Innings (target: 33 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Fowler c †Kirmani b Sivaramakrishnan2380066.66
RT Robinson not out2126324080.76
MW Gatting not out1020230050.00
Extras(lb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(8 Ov, RR: 4.37)35/1
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Graeme Fowler)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev302006.6600
L Sivaramakrishnan401213.0000
RJ Shastri10202.0000
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1008
Season1984/85
Match days13,14,15,17,18 January 1985 (5-day match)
Umpires
V.K.Ramaswamy
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 13 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 32/0 (G Fowler 10*, RT Robinson 18*)
Mon, 14 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 293/1 (G Fowler 149*, MW Gatting 50*)
Tue, 15 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 611/5 (PH Edmonds 15*, DI Gower 5*)
Wed, 16 Jan - rest day
Thu, 17 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 246/4 (M Azharuddin 103*, RJ Shastri 22*)
Fri, 18 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 35/1 (8 ov) - end of match