result
3rd Test, Kanpur, Oct 2 - 7 1979, Australia tour of India
271 & 311
(60.2 ov, target 279)304 & 125
India won by 153 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)lbw b Dymock76-17590-
Chetan Chauhan c & b Hogg58-30390-
Dilip Vengsarkar lbw b Hogg52-11580-
Gundappa Viswanath c sub (PR Sleep) b Dymock44-115-0-
Yashpal Sharma  b Hogg0-600-
Kapil Dev c Hughes b Border5---0-
Syed Kirmani c Whatmore b Hogg4---0-
Karsan Ghavri c Whatmore b Dymock5---0-
Shivlal Yadav lbw b Dymock0--00-
Srinivas Venkataraghavan c Border b Dymock1--00-
Dilip Doshi not out 0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 15)26
TOTAL(91 Ov, RR: 2.97)271
Fall of wickets: 1-114 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-201 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-206 (Chetan Chauhan), 4-214 (Yashpal Sharma), 5-231 (Kapil Dev), 6-239 (Syed Kirmani), 7-246 (Karsan Ghavri), 8-246 (Shivlal Yadav), 9-256 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 10-271 (Gundappa Viswanath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Dymock3579952.82---00
Rodney Hogg2636642.53---00
Bruce Yardley2065402.70---00
Jim Higgs742303.28---00
Allan Border32311.00---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch c Chauhan b Ghavri1-600-
Bruce Yardley c Yashpal Sharma b Ghavri29-9830-
Allan Border c Viswanath b Venkataraghavan24-12830-
Kim Hughes (c) b Yadav50-13560-
Graham Yallop hit wicket b Kapil Dev89-198130-
Kevin Wright lbw b Kapil Dev6-710-
Dav Whatmore c Gavaskar b Doshi14-2910-
Rick Darling c †Kirmani b Ghavri59-18650-
Geoff Dymock run out 11-2000-
Rodney Hogg  b Yadav10-7900-
Jim Higgs not out 3-2100-
Extras(lb 2, nb 6)8
TOTAL(109.3 Ov, RR: 2.77)304
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Andrew Hilditch), 2-51 (Bruce Yardley), 3-75 (Allan Border), 4-168 (Kim Hughes), 5-175 (Kevin Wright), 6-192 (Dav Whatmore), 7-246 (Graham Yallop), 8-263 (Geoff Dymock), 9-294 (Rodney Hogg), 10-304 (Rick Darling)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev2757822.88---00
Karsan Ghavri23.356532.76---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan1865613.11---00
Dilip Doshi1653212.00---00
Shivlal Yadav2536522.60---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Whatmore b Yardley12-3010-
Chetan Chauhan c Yardley b Dymock84-368100-
Dilip Vengsarkar c Whatmore b Dymock20-4420-
Gundappa Viswanath c Whatmore b Yardley52-14070-
Yashpal Sharma c †Wright b Dymock0-1500-
Kapil Dev  b Dymock10-2420-
Syed Kirmani  b Dymock45-9080-
Karsan Ghavri c sub (PR Sleep) b Hogg25-7050-
Shivlal Yadav c Whatmore b Dymock18-7520-
Srinivas Venkataraghavan not out 4-2600-
Dilip Doshi  b Dymock0-200-
Extras(b 11, lb 9, nb 21)41
TOTAL(111.4 Ov, RR: 2.78)311
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-48 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-161 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-163 (Yashpal Sharma), 5-177 (Kapil Dev), 6-256 (Syed Kirmani), 7-261 (Chetan Chauhan), 8-302 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-311 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-311 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Dymock28.456772.33---00
Rodney Hogg1944912.57---00
Bruce Yardley40158222.04---00
Jim Higgs2276803.09---00
Allan Border21402.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 279 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick Darling lbw b Kapil Dev4-2800-
Andrew Hilditch  b Doshi23-9710-
Graham Yallop c †Kirmani b Ghavri15-2520-
Kim Hughes (c)lbw b Kapil Dev1-1400-
Dav Whatmore  b Yadav33-12550-
Allan Border  b Yadav8-6810-
Kevin Wright  b Yadav11-4900-
Bruce Yardley lbw b Kapil Dev5-1500-
Geoff Dymock st †Kirmani b Yadav6-1010-
Rodney Hogg lbw b Kapil Dev6-1810-
Jim Higgs not out 8-910-
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2)5
TOTAL(60.2 Ov, RR: 2.07)125
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Rick Darling), 2-32 (Graham Yallop), 3-37 (Kim Hughes), 4-49 (Andrew Hilditch), 5-74 (Allan Border), 6-93 (Dav Whatmore), 7-104 (Kevin Wright), 8-106 (Bruce Yardley), 9-113 (Geoff Dymock), 10-125 (Rodney Hogg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev16.253041.83---00
Karsan Ghavri1102812.54---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan941301.44---00
Dilip Doshi1251411.16---00
Shivlal Yadav1203542.91---00
MATCH DETAILS
Green Park, Kanpur
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season1979/80
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 857
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Mohammad Ghouse
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SN Hanumantha Rao
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 02 Oct - day 1 - India 1st innings 231/5 (Gundappa Viswanath 19*)
Wed, 03 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 175/4 (Graham Yallop 59*, Kevin Wright 6*)
Thu, 04 Oct - day 3 - India 2nd innings 67/2 (Chetan Chauhan 25*, Gundappa Viswanath 5*)
Fri, 05 Oct - rest day
Sat, 06 Oct - day 4 - India 2nd innings 310/8 (Shivlal Yadav 17*, Srinivas Venkataraghavan 4*)
Sun, 07 Oct - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 125 (60.2 ov) - end of match