result
1st Test, Chennai, Sep 11 - 16 1979, Australia tour of India
(113.4 ov)390 & 212/7
Match drawn
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch c Venkataraghavan b Kapil Dev48121050.00
Graeme Wood lbw b Doshi33831245039.75
Allan Border run out 16236041624145.00
Kim Hughes (c)c Venkataraghavan b Doshi10020427610149.01
Graham Yallop c Yajurvindra Singh b Doshi1853552033.96
Dav Whatmore c Venkataraghavan b Doshi2044363045.45
Kevin Wright  b Venkataraghavan2036324055.55
Geoff Dymock lbw b Kapil Dev1658624027.58
Rodney Hogg c Kapil Dev b Doshi3460075.00
Alan Hurst c †Kirmani b Doshi011000.00
Jim Higgs not out 12126004.76
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 4, w 1)13
TOTAL(143.4 Ov, RR: 2.71)390
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Andrew Hilditch), 2-75 (Graeme Wood), 3-297 (Kim Hughes), 4-318 (Allan Border), 5-339 (Graham Yallop), 6-352 (Dav Whatmore), 7-369 (Kevin Wright), 8-375 (Rodney Hogg), 9-376 (Alan Hurst), 10-390 (Geoff Dymock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev25.439523.70---00
Karsan Ghavri2044902.45---00
Yajurvindra Singh912903.22---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan461610112.19---00
Dilip Doshi431010362.39---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Wood b Hogg50801307062.50
Chetan Chauhan c †Wright b Higgs26911153028.57
Syed Kirmani c Border b Hogg572062356027.66
Gundappa Viswanath c Hughes b Higgs1745653037.77
Dilip Vengsarkar c Whatmore b Higgs657711110184.41
Yashpal Sharma lbw b Higgs521502044034.66
Yajurvindra Singh c †Wright b Yallop1547723031.91
Kapil Dev c Hurst b Higgs8374104140112.16
Karsan Ghavri not out 2338494060.52
Srinivas Venkataraghavan lbw b Higgs419261021.05
Dilip Doshi c Hogg b Higgs3450075.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 23)30
TOTAL(130.3 Ov, RR: 3.25)425
Fall of wickets: 1-80 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-89 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-122 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-221 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 5-240 (Syed Kirmani), 6-281 (Yajurvindra Singh), 7-371 (Yashpal Sharma), 8-394 (Kapil Dev), 9-417 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 10-425 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rodney Hogg2218523.86---00
Alan Hurst2385102.21---00
Jim Higgs41.31214373.44---00
Geoff Dymock2466502.70---00
Allan Border1443002.14---00
Graham Yallop612113.50---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch lbw b Doshi551882115029.25
Graeme Wood c Chauhan b Kapil Dev2430050.00
Allan Border  b Venkataraghavan501381748036.23
Kim Hughes (c)lbw b Venkataraghavan361251350028.80
Graham Yallop run out 22325008.69
Dav Whatmore c Chauhan b Doshi828261028.57
Kevin Wright  b Venkataraghavan524250020.83
Geoff Dymock not out 2869853040.57
Rodney Hogg not out 858601013.79
Extras(b 11, lb 4, nb 3)18
TOTAL(113.4 Ov, RR: 1.86)212/7
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Graeme Wood), 2-103 (Allan Border), 3-123 (Andrew Hilditch), 4-127 (Graham Yallop), 5-146 (Dav Whatmore), 6-156 (Kevin Wright), 7-175 (Kim Hughes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev933013.33---00
Karsan Ghavri17.482301.30---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan45107731.71---00
Dilip Doshi42156421.52---00
MATCH DETAILS
Madras Cricket Club Ground, Chepauk, Madras
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season1979/80
Series result6-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 855
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Dilip Doshi
Dilip Doshi
Umpires
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Madhav Gothoskar
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Swaroop Kishen
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 11 Sep - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 244/2 (Allan Border 129*, Kim Hughes 77*)
Wed, 12 Sep - day 2 - India 1st innings 80/1 (Sunil Gavaskar 44*, Syed Kirmani 0*)
Thu, 13 Sep - rest day
Fri, 14 Sep - day 3 - India 1st innings 302/6 (Yashpal Sharma 29*, Kapil Dev 15*)
Sat, 15 Sep - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 98/1 (Andrew Hilditch 44*, Allan Border 49*)
Sun, 16 Sep - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 212/7 (113.4 ov) - end of match
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