result
2nd Test, Kolkata, Mar 11 - 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
11y
• 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
68.3
W
Harbhajan to McGrath, OUT
Glenn McGrath lbw b Harbhajan Singh 12 (32m 27b 2x4 0x6) SR: 44.44
68.2
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
68.1
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
end of over 685 runs
AUS: 212/9CRR: 3.11 
Michael Kasprowicz13 (56)
Glenn McGrath12 (24)
Sachin Tendulkar 11-3-31-3
Sourav Ganguly 1-0-2-0
67.6
Tendulkar to Kasprowicz, no run
67.5
Tendulkar to Kasprowicz, no run
67.4
Tendulkar to Kasprowicz, no run
67.3
1
Tendulkar to McGrath, 1 run
67.2
Tendulkar to McGrath, no run
67.1
4
Tendulkar to McGrath, FOUR runs
end of over 672 runs
AUS: 207/9CRR: 3.08 
Michael Kasprowicz13 (53)
Glenn McGrath7 (21)
Sourav Ganguly 1-0-2-0
Harbhajan Singh 30-8-73-5
66.6
Ganguly to Kasprowicz, no run
66.5
Ganguly to Kasprowicz, no run
66.4
2
Ganguly to Kasprowicz, 2 runs
66.3
Ganguly to Kasprowicz, no run
66.2
Ganguly to Kasprowicz, no run
66.1
Ganguly to Kasprowicz, no run
end of over 66Maiden
AUS: 205/9CRR: 3.10 
Glenn McGrath7 (21)
Michael Kasprowicz11 (47)
Harbhajan Singh 30-8-73-5
Sachin Tendulkar 10-3-26-3
65.6
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
65.5
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
65.4
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
65.3
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
65.2
Harbhajan to McGrath, no run
Match details
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
VVS Laxman
VVS Laxman
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1535
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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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