2nd Test, Kolkata, Mar 11 - Mar 15 2001, Australia tour of India
(68.3 ov, target 384)445 & 212
(f/o) 171 & 657/7d
India won by 171 runs
player of the match
• Anand Vasu

Steve Waugh stands tall as India flicker and fade out

From the euphoria and exultation of yesterday, India were brought back down to earth by a display of attacking cricket that Australia may as well patent as their own

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Scorecard summary
Australia445/10(131.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Steve Waugh110 (203)
Harbhajan Singh7/123(37.5)
Zaheer Khan2/89(28.4)
India171/10(58.1 overs)1st INNINGS
India657/7(178 overs)2nd INNINGS
VVS Laxman281 (452)
Rahul Dravid180 (353)
Australia212/10(68.3 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Player Of The Match
VVS Laxman
VVS Laxman
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTEST No. 1535
Match days - day match (5-day match)
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Peter Willey
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Shyam Bansal
TV Umpire
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Sameer Bandekar
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith