result
3rd Test, Chennai, Jan 14 - 19 1977, England tour of India
262 & 185/9d
(target 284)164 & 83
England won by 200 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss lbw b Madan Lal419290021.05
Bob Woolmer c Gavaskar b Madan Lal22224710100.00
Mike Brearley c & b Prasanna592052806028.78
Derek Randall run out 2550040.00
Roger Tolchard not out 885101009.41
Tony Greig (c)c Viswanath b Bedi541481998036.48
Alan Knott c Viswanath b Bedi45811347055.55
John Lever c †Kirmani b Bedi231201593019.16
Chris Old c Amarnath b Bedi220170010.00
Derek Underwood  b Prasanna2331284074.19
Bob Willis run out 78101087.50
Extras(b 5, lb 8)13
TOTAL(125.5 Ov, RR: 2.08)262
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Dennis Amiss), 2-29 (Bob Woolmer), 3-31 (Derek Randall), 3-33, 4-142 (Tony Greig), 5-162 (Mike Brearley), 6-201 (Alan Knott), 7-209 (Chris Old), 8-228 (John Lever), 9-253 (Derek Underwood), 10-262 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Madan Lal2154322.04---00
Mohinder Amarnath1432601.85---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar2546302.52---00
Bishan Bedi38.5167241.85---00
Erapalli Prasanna27114521.66---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Brearley b Old391352395028.88
Mohinder Amarnath  b Old0810000.00
Gundappa Viswanath c †Knott b Lever927351033.33
Ashok Mankad  b Lever052000.00
Brijesh Patel  b Underwood32841025038.09
Dilip Vengsarkar c Randall b Lever817271047.05
Madan Lal c Underwood b Willis1238512031.57
Syed Kirmani c Brearley b Lever27751082036.00
Erapalli Prasanna c & b Underwood1332622040.62
Bishan Bedi (c)c sub b Lever522480022.72
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 18100012.50
Extras(lb 1, nb 17)18
TOTAL(73.5 Ov, RR: 2.22)164
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Mohinder Amarnath), 2-17 (Gundappa Viswanath), 3-17 (Ashok Mankad), 4-69 (Brijesh Patel), 5-86 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 6-114 (Madan Lal), 7-115 (Sunil Gavaskar), 8-151 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-161 (Syed Kirmani), 10-164 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1954612.42---00
Chris Old1341921.46---00
John Lever19.525952.97---00
Bob Woolmer10202.00---00
Tony Greig41401.00---00
Derek Underwood1791620.94---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Amarnath b Chandrasekhar461091624042.20
Bob Woolmer lbw b Prasanna16471062034.04
John Lever c Amarnath b Chandrasekhar215190013.33
Mike Brearley  b Chandrasekhar2978944037.17
Derek Randall c †Kirmani b Chandrasekhar079000.00
Tony Greig (c)lbw b Prasanna41781134152.56
Alan Knott c Patel b Prasanna1171010157.14
Chris Old c Chandrasekhar b Prasanna4881050.00
Roger Tolchard not out 1057791017.54
Derek Underwood st †Kirmani b Chandrasekhar820230040.00
Bob Willis not out 4590080.00
Extras(b 14)14
TOTAL(71.5 Ov, RR: 2.57)185/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Bob Woolmer), 2-54 (John Lever), 3-83 (Dennis Amiss), 4-83 (Derek Randall), 5-124 (Mike Brearley), 6-135 (Alan Knott), 7-141 (Chris Old), 8-169 (Tony Greig), 9-180 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Madan Lal921501.66---00
Mohinder Amarnath721802.57---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar20.545052.40---00
Bishan Bedi1333302.53---00
Erapalli Prasanna2255542.50---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 284 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Woolmer b Underwood2466891036.36
Dilip Vengsarkar retired hurt 11422007.14
Mohinder Amarnath c Woolmer b Underwood1238871031.57
Gundappa Viswanath c Brearley b Underwood622400027.27
Erapalli Prasanna c Brearley b Underwood012000.00
Brijesh Patel c Old b Willis412150033.33
Ashok Mankad c Old b Lever432570012.50
Syed Kirmani c Brearley b Willis18110012.50
Madan Lal c †Knott b Willis611101054.54
Bishan Bedi (c)not out 1126412042.30
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Lever6791085.71
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 2)8
TOTAL(38.5 Ov, RR: 2.13)83
Fall of wickets: 0-10* (Dilip Vengsarkar, retired hurt), 1-40 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-45 (Mohinder Amarnath), 3-45 (Erapalli Prasanna), 4-54 (Brijesh Patel), 5-54 (Gundappa Viswanath), 6-57 (Syed Kirmani), 7-66 (Madan Lal), 8-71 (Ashok Mankad), 9-83 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1341831.38---00
Chris Old511102.20---00
John Lever6.501822.63---00
Derek Underwood1472842.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Madras Cricket Club Ground, Chepauk, Madras
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1976/77
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 793
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Judah Reuben
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MS Sivasankariah
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 14 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 171/5 (Alan Knott 21*, John Lever 0*)
Sat, 15 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 58/3 (Sunil Gavaskar 13*, Brijesh Patel 27*)
Sun, 16 Jan - day 3 - England 2nd innings 44/1 (Dennis Amiss 24*, John Lever 0*)
Mon, 17 Jan - rest day
Tue, 18 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 45/3 (Gundappa Viswanath 2*)
Wed, 19 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 83 (38.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • DB Vengsarkar retired hurt at 10/0
  • RW Tolchard (1) retired hurt on 1* from 33/3 to 209/7