result
3rd Test, Chennai, Mar 18 - 22 2001, Australia tour of India
391 & 264
(41.1 ov, target 155)501 & 155/8
India won by 2 wickets
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c Laxman b Khan43210133.33
Matthew Hayden c Ganguly b Harbhajan Singh20332047415663.44
Justin Langer c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh35355361100.00
Mark Waugh c sub (HK Badani) b Bahutule701361537151.47
Steve Waugh (c)handled the ball 471501764131.33
Ricky Ponting st †Dighe b Harbhajan Singh012000.00
Adam Gilchrist lbw b Harbhajan Singh1680016.67
Shane Warne c Das b Harbhajan Singh02336000.00
Jason Gillespie c Ganguly b Harbhajan Singh01113000.00
Colin Miller c Bahutule b Harbhajan Singh048000.00
Glenn McGrath not out 313150023.08
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 10)28
TOTAL(115.2 Ov, RR: 3.39, 474 Mts)391
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Michael Slater, 0.3 ov), 2-67 (Justin Langer, 11.4 ov), 3-217 (Mark Waugh, 51.2 ov), 4-340 (Steve Waugh, 95.4 ov), 5-340 (Ricky Ponting, 95.5 ov), 6-344 (Adam Gilchrist, 97.3 ov), 7-374 (Shane Warne, 105.6 ov), 8-376 (Jason Gillespie, 109.4 ov), 9-385 (Colin Miller, 111.2 ov), 10-391 (Matthew Hayden, 115.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan1555713.80---01
Sourav Ganguly211105.50---01
Harbhajan Singh38.2613373.47---00
Nilesh Kulkarni2356702.91---00
Sairaj Bahutule2137013.33---06
Sachin Tendulkar1613502.19---02
India 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Shiv Sunder Das lbw b McGrath8418626110145.16
Sadagoppan Ramesh c Ponting b Warne611331646045.86
VVS Laxman c ME Waugh b McGrath658712511074.71
Sachin Tendulkar c †Gilchrist b Gillespie12623034615254.78
Sourav Ganguly (c)c †Gilchrist b McGrath22761143028.95
Rahul Dravid c †Gilchrist b Gillespie8114017812157.86
Sameer Dighe lbw b Warne424320016.67
Sairaj Bahutule not out 2158881136.21
Zaheer Khan c & b Miller420250020.00
Harbhajan Singh c ME Waugh b Miller2320066.67
Nilesh Kulkarni lbw b Miller438500010.53
Extras(b 19, lb 2, nb 5, w 1)27
TOTAL(165 Ov, RR: 3.03, 697 Mts)501
Fall of wickets: 1-123 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 41.4 ov), 2-211 (Shiv Sunder Das, 64.1 ov), 3-237 (VVS Laxman, 70.2 ov), 4-284 (Sourav Ganguly, 96.3 ov), 5-453 (Rahul Dravid, 138.5 ov), 6-468 (Sachin Tendulkar, 144.1 ov), 7-470 (Sameer Dighe, 145.6 ov), 8-475 (Zaheer Khan, 152.2 ov), 9-477 (Harbhajan Singh, 152.5 ov), 10-501 (Nilesh Kulkarni, 164.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath36157532.08---02
Jason Gillespie35118822.51---11
Colin Miller46616033.48---00
Shane Warne42714023.33---02
Ricky Ponting21201.00---00
Mark Waugh30802.67---00
Matthew Hayden10707.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Matthew Hayden c Khan b Kulkarni3540763187.50
Michael Slater c Laxman b Harbhajan Singh4882984258.54
Adam Gilchrist lbw b Harbhajan Singh11111009.09
Justin Langer c Laxman b Bahutule2154752138.89
Mark Waugh c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh571391427041.01
Steve Waugh (c)c Das b Harbhajan Singh471251665037.60
Ricky Ponting c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh1125290144.00
Shane Warne lbw b Harbhajan Singh1128352039.29
Jason Gillespie c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh24746004.26
Colin Miller lbw b Harbhajan Singh22742007.41
Glenn McGrath not out 1113191084.62
Extras(b 8, lb 6, nb 4)18
TOTAL(97.5 Ov, RR: 2.69, 373 Mts)264
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Matthew Hayden, 18.2 ov), 2-84 (Adam Gilchrist, 21.2 ov), 3-93 (Michael Slater, 23.4 ov), 4-141 (Justin Langer, 40.6 ov), 5-193 (Mark Waugh, 63.5 ov), 6-211 (Ricky Ponting, 71.4 ov), 7-241 (Shane Warne, 79.6 ov), 8-246 (Steve Waugh, 87.1 ov), 9-251 (Jason Gillespie, 93.6 ov), 10-264 (Colin Miller, 97.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan401303.25---00
Sourav Ganguly10808.00---00
Harbhajan Singh41.5208482.01---00
Nilesh Kulkarni30117012.33---00
Sachin Tendulkar1204303.58---01
Sairaj Bahutule903213.56---03
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 155 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Shiv Sunder Das c & b McGrath917352052.94
Sadagoppan Ramesh run out (Ponting/†Gilchrist)2553983047.17
VVS Laxman c ME Waugh b Miller668213612080.49
Sachin Tendulkar c ME Waugh b Gillespie17172730100.00
Sourav Ganguly (c)c ME Waugh b Gillespie4591080.00
Rahul Dravid c SR Waugh b Miller4581080.00
Sameer Dighe not out 2248733045.83
Sairaj Bahutule c Warne b Miller033000.00
Zaheer Khan c ME Waugh b McGrath01431000.00
Harbhajan Singh not out 35120060.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 2)5
TOTAL(41.1 Ov, RR: 3.76, 219 Mts)155/8
Did not bat: Nilesh Kulkarni 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Shiv Sunder Das, 4.6 ov), 2-76 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 19.3 ov), 3-101 (Sachin Tendulkar, 24.3 ov), 4-117 (Sourav Ganguly, 26.2 ov), 5-122 (Rahul Dravid, 27.6 ov), 6-135 (VVS Laxman, 33.2 ov), 7-135 (Sairaj Bahutule, 33.5 ov), 8-151 (Zaheer Khan, 39.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath11.132121.88---00
Jason Gillespie1524923.27---00
Colin Miller914134.56---00
Shane Warne604106.83---02
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden
Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh
Player Of The Series
Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh
Series resultIndia won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1539
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Sairaj Bahutule
Sairaj Bahutule
Sameer Dighe
Sameer Dighe
Umpires
India Image
Arani Jayaprakash
South Africa Image
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
India Image
Rangachari Vijayaraghavan
Match Referee
West Indies Image
Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 18 Mar - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 326/3 (Matthew Hayden 147*, Steve Waugh 43*, 90 ov)
Mon, 19 Mar - day 2 -India 1st innings 211/1 (Shiv Sunder Das 84*, VVS Laxman 59*, 64 ov)
Tue, 20 Mar - day 3 -India 1st innings 480/9 (Sairaj Bahutule 4*, Nilesh Kulkarni 0*, 154 ov)
Wed, 21 Mar - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 241/7 (Steve Waugh 43*, 80 ov)
Thu, 22 Mar - day 5 -India 2nd innings 155/8 (41.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th Men: HK Badani (India) and DR Martyn (Australia)
Day 1
  • Australia 50 in 40 mins, 7.2 overs
  • Australia 100 in 86 mins, 19.1 overs
  • ML Hayden 50 in 64 balls, 99 mins, 4x4 4x6
  • Lunch: Australia 140/2 (Hayden 55* ME Waugh 25*, 28 overs)
  • Australia 150 in 132 mins, 31 overs
  • ME Waugh 50 103m, 88b, 5x4, 1x6
  • Australia 200 in 190 mins, 45.2 overs
  • ML Hayden 100 in 230m, 153b, 8x4, 5x6
  • Tea: Australia 248/3 (Hayden 106*, SR Waugh 12*, 59 overs)
  • Australia 250 in 241 mins, 59.1 overs
  • Australia 300 in 324 mins, 79.1 overs
Day 2
  • ML Hayden 150 in 373m, 252b, 12x4, 5x6
  • Australia 350 in 408 mins, 99.3 overs
  • ML Hayden 200 in 457m, 309b, 15x4, 6x6
  • Lunch: Australia 391 all out
  • India 50 in 71 mins, 16.3 overs
  • SS Das 50 in 110m, 85b, 8x4
  • India 100 in 132 mins, 33.3 overs
  • Tea: India 107/0 in 34 overs (Das 56*, Ramesh 48*)
  • S Ramesh 50 in 137m, 108b, 5x4
  • India 150 in 209 mins, 51.1 overs
  • VVS Laxman 50 in 79m, 52b, 10x4
  • India 200 in 245 mins, 60 overs
Day 3
  • India 250 in 332 mins, 79.2 overs
  • Lunch: India 266/3 in 92 overs (Tendulkar 27*, Ganguly 14*)
  • India 300 in 422 mins, 100.1 overs
  • SR Tendulkar 50 of 164m, 109b, 6x4, 1x6
  • India 350 in 465 mins, 110.1 overs
  • Tea: India 378/4 in 120 overs (Tendulkar 77*, Dravid 48*)
  • R Dravid 50 off 100m, 77b, 9x4
  • India 400 in 520 mins, 122.5 overs
  • SR Tendulkar 100 off 287m, 195b, 10x4, 2x6
  • India 450 in 573 mins, 136.1 overs
  • 5th wicket partnership of 150 runs between Tendulkar and Dravid came in 153 mins, 37.1 overs
Day 4
  • India 500 in 696 mins, 164.4 overs
  • Australia 50 in 49 mins, 11.2 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 69/0 in 16 overs (Hayden 34*, Slater 34*)
  • Australia 100 in 115 mins, 28.2 overs
  • Australia 150 in 179 mins, 44.4 overs
  • Tea: Australia 159/4 in 47 overs (ME Waugh 37*, SR Waugh 10*)
  • ME Waugh 50 in 115 balls, 7x4
  • Australia 200 in 255 mins, 67.5 overs
Day 5
  • Australia 250 in 93.4 overs
  • Lunch: India 23/1 in 7 overs (Ramesh 14*, Laxman 0*)
  • Lunch: India 23/1 in 7 overs (Ramesh 14*, Laxman 0*)
  • India 50 in 75mins, 14.4 overs
  • India 100 in 125 mins, 24.2 overs
  • VVS Laxman 50 in 96 mins, 63 balls, 10x4
  • Tea: India 132/5 in 32 overs (Laxman 65*, Dighe 5*)
  • India 150 in 201 mins,38.4 overs