result
5th Test, Kolkata, Oct 26 - 31 1979, Australia tour of India
442 & 151/6d
(63.2 ov, target 247)347 & 200/4
Match drawn
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev043000.00
Graham Yallop c Gavaskar b Yadav16739252015042.60
Allan Border lbw b Kapil Dev541011338053.46
Kim Hughes (c)lbw b Kapil Dev922403019138.33
Dav Whatmore  b Kapil Dev412151033.33
Rick Darling st †Kirmani b Doshi39731065053.42
Bruce Yardley not out 6170969187.14
Kevin Wright lbw b Doshi012000.00
Geoff Dymock lbw b Doshi310220030.00
Rodney Hogg c Yashpal Sharma b Doshi087000.00
Jim Higgs lbw b Kapil Dev11114009.09
Extras(b 7, lb 7, nb 7)21
TOTAL(153 Ov, RR: 2.88)442
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Andrew Hilditch), 2-97 (Allan Border), 3-303 (Kim Hughes), 4-311 (Dav Whatmore), 5-347 (Graham Yallop), 6-396 (Rick Darling), 7-396 (Kevin Wright), 8-418 (Geoff Dymock), 9-426 (Rodney Hogg), 10-442 (Jim Higgs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev3297452.31---00
Karsan Ghavri2438503.54---00
Shivlal Yadav42813513.21---00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao802403.00---00
Dilip Doshi43109242.13---00
Chetan Chauhan401102.75---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)lbw b Hogg1491030155.55
Chetan Chauhan c Border b Higgs391602325024.37
Dilip Vengsarkar c Hughes b Yardley8922826211139.03
Gundappa Viswanath c †Wright b Yardley9617724712054.23
Yashpal Sharma c †Wright b Hogg22921283023.91
Bobjee Narasimha Rao run out 1033561030.30
Kapil Dev c Hughes b Dymock3040493175.00
Syed Kirmani not out 1331512041.93
Karsan Ghavri c †Wright b Yardley1970011.11
Shivlal Yadav c †Wright b Yardley047000.00
Dilip Doshi  b Dymock045000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 9, nb 8, w 4)33
TOTAL(125.4 Ov, RR: 2.76)347
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-132 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-169, 3-256 (Yashpal Sharma), 4-290 (Bobjee Narasimha Rao), 5-290 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 6-305 (Gundappa Viswanath), 7-341 (Kapil Dev), 8-342 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-346 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-347 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Dymock26.485622.10---00
Rodney Hogg26210323.96---00
Bruce Yardley42119142.16---00
Jim Higgs28125612.00---00
Allan Border20804.00---00
Graham Yallop11000.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch  b Ghavri2969881042.02
Graham Yallop lbw b Kapil Dev424301016.66
Allan Border st †Kirmani b Doshi628260021.42
Kim Hughes (c)not out 641201377153.33
Dav Whatmore c Vengsarkar b Doshi428220014.28
Rick Darling c Gavaskar b Yadav715210046.66
Bruce Yardley c Narasimha Rao b Yadav1228291142.85
Kevin Wright not out 1232412037.50
Extras(b 9, lb 4)13
TOTAL(57.3 Ov, RR: 2.62)151/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Graham Yallop), 2-39 (Allan Border), 3-53 (Andrew Hilditch), 4-62 (Dav Whatmore), 5-81 (Rick Darling), 6-115 (Bruce Yardley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1133313.00---00
Karsan Ghavri13.353912.88---00
Shivlal Yadav1161621.45---00
Dilip Doshi2265022.27---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 247 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Hilditch b Dymock2562734040.32
Chetan Chauhan c †Wright b Dymock501301804038.46
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Wright b Dymock2960022.22
Gundappa Viswanath lbw b Dymock717221041.17
Yashpal Sharma not out 8511714510072.64
Bobjee Narasimha Rao not out 2052753038.46
Extras(b 4, lb 7)11
TOTAL(63.2 Ov, RR: 3.15)200/4
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-54 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-70 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-123 (Chetan Chauhan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Dymock2576342.52---00
Rodney Hogg8.212603.12---00
Bruce Yardley1314703.61---00
Jim Higgs1635103.18---00
Graham Yallop10202.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season1979/80
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 859
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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SN Hanumantha Rao
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Swaroop Kishen
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 26 Oct - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 227/2 (Graham Yallop 114*, Kim Hughes 49*)
Sat, 27 Oct - day 2 - India 1st innings 21/1 (Chetan Chauhan 3*, Dilip Vengsarkar 3*)
Sun, 28 Oct - day 3 - India 1st innings 221/2 (Gundappa Viswanath 43*, Yashpal Sharma 13*)
Mon, 29 Oct - rest day
Tue, 30 Oct - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 81/5 (Kim Hughes 23*)
Wed, 31 Oct - day 5 - India 2nd innings 200/4 (63.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • DB Vengsarkar (1) retired hurt on 89* from 169/2 to 290/4