result
3rd Test, Chennai, Jan 12 - 17 1973, England tour of India
242 & 159
(33.5 ov, target 86)316 & 86/6
India won by 4 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Wood c †Engineer b Bedi2056733035.71
Dennis Amiss c Solkar b Chandrasekhar1538451039.47
Alan Knott c Mansur Ali Khan b Bedi1028361035.71
Mike Denness  b Prasanna1736333047.22
Keith Fletcher not out 9718023010453.88
Tony Greig lbw b Chandrasekhar1728323060.71
Tony Lewis (c)c Solkar b Chandrasekhar4551080.00
Chris Old c Durani b Chandrasekhar415201026.66
Geoff Arnold c Solkar b Prasanna1745483037.77
Norman Gifford lbw b Chandrasekhar1986821022.09
Pat Pocock lbw b Chandrasekhar2680033.33
Extras(b 8, lb 11, nb 1)20
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 2.78)242
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Dennis Amiss), 2-47 (Barry Wood), 3-52 (Alan Knott), 4-69 (Mike Denness), 5-98 (Tony Greig), 6-106 (Tony Lewis), 7-110 (Chris Old), 8-151 (Geoff Arnold), 9-234 (Norman Gifford), 10-242 (Pat Pocock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eknath Solkar201306.50---00
Sunil Gavaskar10606.00---00
Bishan Bedi3096622.20---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar38.599062.31---00
Erapalli Prasanna1534723.13---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chetan Chauhan c †Knott b Arnold01615000.00
Sunil Gavaskar c Greig b Gifford2067753029.85
Ajit Wadekar (c)c Wood b Pocock441031615042.71
Salim Durani c & b Gifford381612034123.60
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi c sub b Pocock7318323010239.89
Gundappa Viswanath c Old b Pocock371101336033.63
Farokh Engineer c Wood b Gifford3155952056.36
Eknath Solkar  b Pocock1036382027.77
Erapalli Prasanna lbw b Arnold3768865054.41
Bishan Bedi  b Arnold53510166.66
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 321250014.28
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 9)18
TOTAL(135.1 Ov, RR: 2.33)316
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-28 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-89 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-155 (Salim Durani), 5-220 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 6-224 (Gundappa Viswanath), 7-247 (Eknath Solkar), 8-288 (Farokh Engineer), 9-303 (Bishan Bedi), 10-316 (Erapalli Prasanna)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold23.1123431.46---00
Chris Old2045102.54---00
Norman Gifford34156431.88---00
Tony Greig1213502.91---00
Pat Pocock461511442.47---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Wood c sub b Bedi535370014.28
Dennis Amiss c †Engineer b Chandrasekhar827401029.62
Alan Knott c Chandrasekhar b Bedi1319381068.42
Mike Denness c Solkar b Prasanna7620033510038.00
Keith Fletcher c Chauhan b Bedi2159754035.59
Tony Greig c Solkar b Durani522300022.72
Tony Lewis (c)c Chauhan b Bedi1166711016.66
Chris Old c Bedi b Prasanna960831015.00
Geoff Arnold c Wadekar b Prasanna011000.00
Norman Gifford not out 328320010.71
Pat Pocock c Wadekar b Prasanna052000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 3)8
TOTAL(106 Ov, RR: 1.50)159
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Barry Wood), 2-14 (Dennis Amiss), 3-30 (Alan Knott), 4-77 (Keith Fletcher), 5-97 (Tony Greig), 6-126 (Tony Lewis), 7-152 (Chris Old), 8-152 (Geoff Arnold), 9-159 (Mike Denness), 10-159 (Pat Pocock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eknath Solkar22000.00---00
Bishan Bedi43243840.88---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar3596911.97---00
Erapalli Prasanna1051641.60---00
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi10404.00---00
Salim Durani1552411.60---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 86 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chetan Chauhan c †Knott b Pocock1152830021.15
Farokh Engineer lbw b Old107620142.85
Ajit Wadekar (c)c Greig b Old032000.00
Salim Durani lbw b Pocock3877993249.35
Gundappa Viswanath  b Pocock015000.00
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi not out 1441511034.14
Eknath Solkar c Denness b Pocock716171043.75
Sunil Gavaskar not out 01111000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 5)6
TOTAL(33.5 Ov, RR: 2.54)86/6
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Farokh Engineer), 2-11 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-44 (Chetan Chauhan), 4-51 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-67 (Salim Durani), 6-78 (Eknath Solkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold411102.75---00
Chris Old931922.11---00
Norman Gifford7.522202.80---00
Pat Pocock1332842.15---00
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1972/73
Series resultIndia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 708
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Ahmed Mamsa
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MV Nagendra
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Jan - day 1 -India 1st innings 4/0 (Chetan Chauhan 0*, Sunil Gavaskar 4*, null ov)
Sat, 13 Jan - day 2 -India 1st innings 175/4 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi 53*, Gundappa Viswanath 9*, null ov)
Sun, 14 Jan - day 3 -England 2nd innings 52/3 (Mike Denness 10*, Keith Fletcher 15*, null ov)
Mon, 15 Jan - rest day
Tue, 16 Jan - day 4 -India 2nd innings 32/2 (Chetan Chauhan 7*, Salim Durani 13*, null ov)
Wed, 17 Jan - day 5 -India 2nd innings 86/6 (33.5 ov) - end of match