Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

VVS Laxman
69(127) 12x4 - 0x6
Control %83%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 19 runs
  • 3x4 - 0x6
19 4 7 8 9 5 12 5
DR Martyn
55(114) 3x4 - 0x6
Control %67%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 17 runs
  • 1x4 - 0x6
2 7 6 10 6 3 5 16

Best performances - Bowlers

MJ Clarke
MJ Clarke
O6.2
M0
R9
W6
Eco1.42
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
Harbhajan Singh
O10.5
M2
R29
W5
Eco2.67
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

  • INDIA - 1st
  • AUS - 1st
  • INDIA - 2nd
  • AUS - 2nd

India - 1st - Innings

11
G Gambhir2 (5)
V Sehwag8 (11)
0
R Dravid0 (0)
G Gambhir0 (1)
18
SR Tendulkar5 (35)
R Dravid13 (27)
2
R Dravid1 (4)
VVS Laxman1 (10)
2
R Dravid0 (6)
M Kaif2 (3)
13
R Dravid3 (28)
KD Karthik10 (28)
22
A Kumble16 (19)
R Dravid1 (16)
32
R Dravid10 (13)
Harbhajan Singh14 (26)
2
R Dravid2 (8)
M Kartik0 (3)
2
R Dravid1 (2)
Z Khan0 (3)

Australia - 1st - Innings

17
JL Langer11 (18)
ML Hayden2 (16)
20
ML Hayden6 (18)
RT Ponting11 (19)
44
DR Martyn14 (18)
ML Hayden27 (39)
20
DR Martyn13 (32)
SM Katich7 (15)
20
DR Martyn3 (10)
MJ Clarke17 (28)
36
DR Martyn10 (17)
AC Gilchrist26 (18)
10
DR Martyn7 (23)
JN Gillespie2 (32)
4
DR Martyn4 (6)
NM Hauritz0 (6)
13
DR Martyn4 (8)
MS Kasprowicz9 (8)
19
GD McGrath9 (17)
MS Kasprowicz10 (20)

India - 2nd - Innings

5
G Gambhir0 (9)
V Sehwag4 (8)
9
VVS Laxman8 (8)
V Sehwag1 (6)
91
SR Tendulkar55 (83)
VVS Laxman36 (75)
48
R Dravid23 (44)
VVS Laxman25 (44)
29
R Dravid4 (30)
M Kaif21 (41)
6
M Kaif2 (4)
KD Karthik4 (7)
7
A Kumble5 (9)
M Kaif2 (15)
0
A Kumble0 (0)
Harbhajan Singh0 (2)
4
A Kumble2 (6)
M Kartik2 (5)
6
A Kumble6 (6)
Z Khan0 (4)

Australia - 2nd - Innings

0
JL Langer0 (0)
ML Hayden0 (0)
24
ML Hayden12 (8)
RT Ponting4 (11)
0
DR Martyn0 (5)
ML Hayden0 (0)
9
ML Hayden4 (14)
SM Katich1 (12)
15
ML Hayden8 (8)
MJ Clarke7 (7)
0
AC Gilchrist0 (1)
MJ Clarke0 (4)
10
JN Gillespie1 (6)
AC Gilchrist5 (10)
20
JN Gillespie5 (19)
NM Hauritz15 (18)
15
MS Kasprowicz7 (28)
JN Gillespie3 (26)
0
GD McGrath0 (2)
JN Gillespie0 (0)
  • 'I never saw him get irritated'

    VVS Laxman chats about how much he learnt from Sachin Tendulkar, and about the time he changed his stance, walked in to bat and scored a brilliant Test hundred

  • Harbhajan helps India clinch a thriller

    Australia's mighty batting line-up capitulated for just 93 in the face of some magnificent bowling from Harbhajan Singh and Murali Kartik, as India pulled off a scarcely credible 13-run victory in the final Test at the Wankhede Stadium

  • The side with nothing to lose

    'When you ain't got nothing, you got nothing to lose,' sang Bob Dylan once, no doubt referring to dead-rubber Tests

  • A whale of a debut

    Nathan Hauritz rescued Australia as the game was gradually drifting away

  • A whale of a debut

    Nathan Hauritz rescued Australia as the game was gradually drifting away