result
1st Test, Delhi, Dec 17 - 22 1976, England tour of India
(110.4 ov)(f/o) 122 & 234
England won by an innings and 25 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Sharma b Venkataraghavan17939751122145.08
Mike Brearley run out 531500016.12
Graham Barlow c Amarnath b Bedi054000.00
Bob Woolmer lbw b Chandrasekhar420340020.00
Keith Fletcher  b Chandrasekhar814161057.14
Tony Greig (c)lbw b Venkataraghavan2557593043.85
Alan Knott st †Kirmani b Bedi759010513083.33
Chris Old c Viswanath b Bedi15761021019.73
John Lever c Bedi b Chandrasekhar531941696027.31
Bob Willis c Venkataraghavan b Bedi11515006.66
Derek Underwood not out 714191050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 2, w 1)9
TOTAL(151.5 Ov, RR: 2.50)381
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Mike Brearley), 2-34 (Graham Barlow), 3-51 (Bob Woolmer), 4-65 (Keith Fletcher), 5-125 (Tony Greig), 6-226 (Alan Knott), 7-263 (Chris Old), 8-357 (Dennis Amiss), 9-363 (Bob Willis), 10-381 (John Lever)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri1435003.57---00
Mohinder Amarnath821201.50---00
Bishan Bedi59229241.55---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar32.5611733.56---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan3469422.76---00
Anshuman Gaekwad10101.00---00
Parthasarthi Sharma30602.00---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Willis b Lever381402004027.14
Anshuman Gaekwad lbw b Lever2037683054.05
Mohinder Amarnath lbw b Lever012000.00
Gundappa Viswanath lbw b Lever312170025.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan  b Lever022000.00
Brijesh Patel c †Knott b Lever3352873063.46
Parthasarthi Sharma c Willis b Underwood429371013.79
Syed Kirmani  b Lever1323363056.52
Karsan Ghavri not out 317280017.64
Bishan Bedi (c)c Greig b Old025000.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Old012000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(51.5 Ov, RR: 2.35)122
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-43 (Mohinder Amarnath), 3-49 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-49 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 5-96 (Brijesh Patel), 6-99 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-103 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 8-121 (Syed Kirmani), 9-122 (Bishan Bedi), 10-122 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Old12.502822.18---00
Bob Willis732103.00---00
John Lever2364672.00---00
Derek Underwood931912.11---00
India 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Woolmer b Underwood712152407133.02
Anshuman Gaekwad  b Willis1119252057.89
Parthasarthi Sharma c Fletcher b Underwood291511963019.20
Gundappa Viswanath c †Knott b Greig1875810024.00
Brijesh Patel c & b Underwood1449561028.57
Mohinder Amarnath c sub b Underwood2441393058.53
Syed Kirmani c Lever b Greig1013152076.92
Karsan Ghavri not out 3558784160.34
Srinivas Venkataraghavan c †Knott b Lever438480010.52
Bishan Bedi (c) b Lever022000.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Lever01015000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 8, nb 7)18
TOTAL(110.4 Ov, RR: 2.11)234
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-110 (Parthasarthi Sharma), 3-133 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-153 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-163 (Brijesh Patel), 6-182 (Syed Kirmani), 7-190 (Mohinder Amarnath), 8-226 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 9-226 (Bishan Bedi), 10-234 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Old42601.50---00
Bob Willis932412.66---00
John Lever13.462431.75---00
Derek Underwood44157841.77---00
Tony Greig40118422.10---00
MATCH DETAILS
Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1976/77
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 788
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Graham Barlow
Graham Barlow
John Lever
John Lever
Umpires
India Image
Judah Reuben
India Image
MV Nagendra
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 239/6 (Dennis Amiss 109*, Chris Old 5*)
Sat, 18 Dec - day 2 - India 1st innings 51/4 (Sunil Gavaskar 22*, Brijesh Patel 2*)
Sun, 19 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 82/1 (Sunil Gavaskar 40*, Parthasarthi Sharma 24*)
Mon, 20 Dec - rest day
Tue, 21 Dec - day 4 - India 2nd innings 216/7 (Karsan Ghavri 23*, Srinivas Venkataraghavan 3*)
Wed, 22 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 234 (110.4 ov) - end of match