Result
4th Test, Sydney, Jan 6-10 2015, Border-Gavaskar Trophy
572/7d & 251/6d
(89.5 ov, target 349)
475 & 252/7
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CJL Rogers  b Mohammed Shami9516018913059.37
DA Warner c Vijay b Ashwin10111418216088.59
SR Watson c Ashwin b Mohammed Shami811832537044.26
SPD Smith (c)c †Saha b Yadav11720826815056.25
SE Marsh c †Saha b Mohammed Shami731161519162.93
JA Burns c Rahul b Mohammed Shami5811414410050.87
BJ Haddin not out911360181.81
RJ Harris c Ashwin b Mohammed Shami2591150277.77
Extras(lb 6, w 7)13
TOTAL(152.3 Ov, RR: 3.75)572/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-200 (David Warner, 44.5 ov), 2-204 (Chris Rogers, 45.5 ov), 3-400 (Shane Watson, 107.2 ov), 4-415 (Steven Smith, 113.3 ov), 5-529 (Shaun Marsh, 146.4 ov), 6-546 (Joe Burns, 150.2 ov), 7-572 (Ryan Harris, 152.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Kumar34512203.5800
UT Yadav27513715.0720
Mohammed Shami28.3311253.9210
R Ashwin47814213.0200
SK Raina1635303.3100
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay c †Haddin b Starc033000.00
KL Rahul c & b Starc11026235613141.98
RG Sharma  b Lyon531331795239.84
V Kohli (c)c Rogers b Harris14723031520063.91
AM Rahane lbw b Watson1331560041.93
SK Raina c †Haddin b Watson012000.00
WP Saha c Smith b Hazlewood35961333036.45
R Ashwin c †Haddin b Starc501111696045.04
B Kumar c Watson b Lyon3075895040.00
Mohammed Shami not out1626382161.53
UT Yadav c †Haddin b Harris49121044.44
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 5, w 1)17
TOTAL(162 Ov, RR: 2.93)475
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Murali Vijay, 0.3 ov), 2-97 (Rohit Sharma, 43.4 ov), 3-238 (KL Rahul, 86.6 ov), 4-292 (Ajinkya Rahane, 99.4 ov), 5-292 (Suresh Raina, 99.5 ov), 6-352 (Virat Kohli, 119.3 ov), 7-383 (Wriddhiman Saha, 130.2 ov), 8-448 (Bhuvneshwar Kumar, 153.1 ov), 9-456 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 158.6 ov), 10-475 (Umesh Yadav, 161.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Starc32710633.3100
RJ Harris3179623.0903
JR Hazlewood2986412.2010
NM Lyon461112322.6701
SR Watson2045822.9001
SPD Smith401704.2500
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CJL Rogers c Raina b Kumar5677947072.72
DA Warner c Vijay b Ashwin4560080.00
SR Watson  b Ashwin1617253094.11
SPD Smith (c)lbw b Mohammed Shami71709281101.42
SE Marsh c Vijay b Ashwin1490025.00
JA Burns c Yadav b Ashwin66395683169.23
BJ Haddin not out31303722103.33
RJ Harris not out00-00-
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 2)6
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 6.27)251/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (David Warner, 1.3 ov), 2-46 (Shane Watson, 7.2 ov), 3-126 (Chris Rogers, 22.6 ov), 4-139 (Shaun Marsh, 25.3 ov), 5-165 (Steven Smith, 30.6 ov), 6-251 (Joe Burns, 39.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Kumar804615.7500
R Ashwin19210545.5200
Mohammed Shami603315.5001
UT Yadav3045015.0001
SK Raina401804.5000
India 2nd Innings (target: 349 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay c †Haddin b Hazlewood801652557248.48
KL Rahul c Warner b Lyon1640563040.00
RG Sharma c Smith b Watson39901022243.33
V Kohli (c)c Watson b Starc46951233048.42
AM Rahane not out38881265043.18
SK Raina lbw b Starc036000.00
WP Saha lbw b Lyon0611000.00
R Ashwin lbw b Hazlewood12231004.54
B Kumar not out2030493066.66
Extras(b 4, lb 8)12
TOTAL(89.5 Ov, RR: 2.8)252/7
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (KL Rahul, 13.2 ov), 2-104 (Rohit Sharma, 37.6 ov), 3-178 (Murali Vijay, 60.4 ov), 4-201 (Virat Kohli, 66.6 ov), 5-203 (Suresh Raina, 68.3 ov), 6-208 (Wriddhiman Saha, 71.1 ov), 7-217 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 78.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Starc1973621.8900
RJ Harris1333402.6100
NM Lyon30.5511023.5600
JR Hazlewood1773121.8200
SPD Smith20703.5000
SR Watson822212.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesBorder-Gavaskar Trophy
Player Of The Match
Steven Smith
Player Of The Series
Steven Smith
Series resultAustralia won the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2156
Season2014/15
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 15.10-15.30pm, Close 17.30pm
Match days6,7,8,9,10 January 2015 (5-day match)
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
Simon Fry
Reserve Umpire
Gerard Abood
Match Referee
Roshan Mahanama
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 06 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 348/2 (SR Watson 61*, SPD Smith 82*, 90 ov)
Wed, 07 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 71/1 (KL Rahul 31*, RG Sharma 40*, 25 ov)
Thu, 08 Jan - day 3 - India 1st innings 342/5 (V Kohli 140*, WP Saha 14*, 115 ov)
Fri, 09 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 251/6 (BJ Haddin 31*, RJ Harris 0*, 40 ov)
Sat, 10 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 252/7 (89.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • India 2nd innings
  • Drinks: India - 48/1 in 13.2 overs (M Vijay 29)
  • India: 50 runs in 19.6 overs (120 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: India - 73/1 in 29.0 overs (M Vijay 35, RG Sharma 19)
  • India: 100 runs in 36.5 overs (221 balls), Extras 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 141 balls (M Vijay 17, RG Sharma 35, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: India - 112/2 in 43.0 overs (M Vijay 47, V Kohli 7)
  • M Vijay: 50 off 135 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 150 runs in 53.6 overs (324 balls), Extras 8
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 99 balls (M Vijay 21, V Kohli 24, Ex 5)
  • Tea: India - 160/2 in 57.0 overs (M Vijay 71, V Kohli 26)
  • India: 200 runs in 66.3 overs (399 balls), Extras 10
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • India: 250 runs in 89.5 overs (539 balls), Extras 12
Day 4
  • India: 350 runs in 118.1 overs (713 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: India - 381/6 in 129.0 overs (WP Saha 34, R Ashwin 11)
  • India: 400 runs in 138.6 overs (839 balls), Extras 13
  • Lunch: India - 407/7 in 144.0 overs (R Ashwin 33, B Kumar 3)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 112 balls (R Ashwin 28, B Kumar 23, Ex 1)
  • India: 450 runs in 155.5 overs (940 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: India - 454/8 in 158.0 overs (R Ashwin 49, Mohammed Shami 0)
  • R Ashwin: 50 off 110 balls (6 x 4)
  • New ball taken at 161.5 overs
  • Innings Break: India - 475/10 in 162.0 overs (Mohammed Shami 16)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Tea: Australia - 38/1 in 6.0 overs (CJL Rogers 21, SR Watson 13)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.1 overs (50 balls), Extras 1
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 67 balls (CJL Rogers 15, SPD Smith 32, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 18.5 overs (115 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 118/2 in 22.0 overs (CJL Rogers 48, SPD Smith 47)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 72 balls (7 x 4)
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 44 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 28.1 overs (171 balls), Extras 3
  • Australia: 200 runs in 35.5 overs (217 balls), Extras 4
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (JA Burns 28, BJ Haddin 22, Ex 0)
  • JA Burns: 50 off 33 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 39.2 overs (238 balls), Extras 6
  • End Of Day: Australia - 251/6 in 40.0 overs (BJ Haddin 31, RJ Harris 0)
Day 3
  • Drinks: India - 90/1 in 40.0 overs (KL Rahul 41, RG Sharma 47)
  • RG Sharma: 50 off 132 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • India: 100 runs in 43.6 overs (266 balls), Extras 2
  • KL Rahul: 50 off 161 balls (5 x 4)
  • Lunch: India - 122/2 in 55.0 overs (KL Rahul 50, V Kohli 16)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 130 balls (KL Rahul 22, V Kohli 28, Ex 1)
  • India: 150 runs in 65.2 overs (395 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: India - 167/2 in 70.0 overs (KL Rahul 74, V Kohli 37)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 204 balls (KL Rahul 52, V Kohli 48, Ex 2)
  • India: 200 runs in 78.2 overs (473 balls), Extras 4
  • V Kohli: 50 off 108 balls (9 x 4)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • KL Rahul: 100 off 253 balls (11 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: India - 234/2 in 85.0 overs (KL Rahul 106, V Kohli 67)
  • India: 250 runs in 87.4 overs (529 balls), Extras 8
  • V Kohli: 100 off 162 balls (17 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (V Kohli 36, AM Rahane 13, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: India - 289/3 in 99.0 overs (V Kohli 104, AM Rahane 13)
  • India: 300 runs in 103.5 overs (626 balls), Extras 10
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 89 balls (V Kohli 33, WP Saha 14, Ex 3)
  • End Of Day: India - 342/5 in 115.0 overs (V Kohli 140, WP Saha 14)
Day 2
  • Australia: 350 runs in 91.6 overs (552 balls), Extras 9
  • 3rd Wicket: 150 runs in 295 balls (SR Watson 64, SPD Smith 83, Ex 4)
  • SPD Smith: 100 off 168 balls (14 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 396/2 in 104.0 overs (SR Watson 78, SPD Smith 110)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 106.4 overs (640 balls), Extras 12
  • Lunch: Australia - 420/4 in 120.0 overs (SE Marsh 14, JA Burns 0)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 126.3 overs (759 balls), Extras 12
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (SE Marsh 29, JA Burns 21, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 486/4 in 137.0 overs (SE Marsh 50, JA Burns 30)
  • SE Marsh: 50 off 87 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 142.1 overs (853 balls), Extras 12
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 184 balls (SE Marsh 54, JA Burns 46, Ex 0)
  • JA Burns: 50 off 94 balls (9 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 538/5 in 149.0 overs (JA Burns 52, BJ Haddin 7)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 151.1 overs (907 balls), Extras 12
  • Innings Break: Australia - 572/7 in 152.3 overs (BJ Haddin 9)
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 41/1 in 15.0 overs (KL Rahul 15, RG Sharma 26)
  • India: 50 runs in 18.2 overs (110 balls), Extras 0
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 107 balls (KL Rahul 20, RG Sharma 31, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: India - 71/1 in 25.0 overs (KL Rahul 31, RG Sharma 40)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (48 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (CJL Rogers 23, DA Warner 21, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 72/0 in 13.0 overs (CJL Rogers 32, DA Warner 34)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 45 balls (7 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 19.5 overs (119 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 119 balls (CJL Rogers 40, DA Warner 55, Ex 6)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 91 balls (7 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 123/0 in 28.0 overs (CJL Rogers 52, DA Warner 63)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 33.6 overs (204 balls), Extras 8
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 204 balls (CJL Rogers 69, DA Warner 75, Ex 8)
  • DA Warner: 100 off 108 balls (16 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 44.3 overs (267 balls), Extras 8
  • 1st Wicket: 200 runs in 267 balls (CJL Rogers 91, DA Warner 101, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: Australia - 200/1 in 44.5 overs (CJL Rogers 91)
  • Tea: Australia - 242/2 in 60.0 overs (SR Watson 10, SPD Smith 28)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 63.4 overs (382 balls), Extras 8
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (SR Watson 14, SPD Smith 38, Ex 0)
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 67 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 74.4 overs (448 balls), Extras 8
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 184 balls (SR Watson 38, SPD Smith 62, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 313/2 in 78.0 overs (SR Watson 47, SPD Smith 62)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 99 balls (5 x 4)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • End Of Day: Australia - 348/2 in 90.0 overs (SR Watson 61, SPD Smith 82)