result
4th Test, Bengaluru, Jan 28 - Feb 2 1977, England tour of India
253 & 259/9d
(57.3 ov, target 318)195 & 177
India won by 140 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Underwood b Lever4871050.00
Anshuman Gaekwad c Tolchard b Greig39721324054.16
Surinder Amarnath  b Greig631031889061.16
Gundappa Viswanath c Brearley b Underwood1346622028.26
Brijesh Patel c Randall b Willis2365970035.38
Yajurvindra Singh c †Knott b Willis832411025.00
Syed Kirmani  b Willis521031518050.48
Karsan Ghavri c †Knott b Willis16651230024.61
Erapalli Prasanna c Greig b Willis610241060.00
Bishan Bedi (c)not out 811171072.72
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar c †Knott b Willis1230050.00
Extras(b 8, lb 6, nb 6)20
TOTAL(85 Ov, RR: 2.97)253
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-102 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 3-124 (Surinder Amarnath), 4-134 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-153 (Yajurvindra Singh), 6-170 (Brijesh Patel), 7-236 (Syed Kirmani), 8-240 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-249 (Erapalli Prasanna), 10-253 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1725363.11---00
John Lever1724812.82---00
Chris Old1204303.58---00
Derek Underwood2174512.14---00
Tony Greig1854422.44---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar8218923811043.38
Mike Brearley c Viswanath b Chandrasekhar427330014.81
Keith Fletcher c Yajurvindra Singh b Prasanna1047490021.27
Derek Randall c Yajurvindra Singh b Prasanna1035421028.57
Roger Tolchard  b Chandrasekhar0610000.00
Tony Greig (c)c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar22300100.00
Alan Knott  b Bedi2935694082.85
Chris Old lbw b Prasanna955561016.36
John Lever not out 201111241018.01
Derek Underwood c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar1252611023.07
Bob Willis lbw b Chandrasekhar722331031.81
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 2)10
TOTAL(96.2 Ov, RR: 2.02)195
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Mike Brearley), 2-34 (Keith Fletcher), 3-64 (Derek Randall), 4-65 (Roger Tolchard), 5-67 (Tony Greig), 6-137 (Alan Knott), 7-146 (Dennis Amiss), 8-154 (Chris Old), 9-175 (Derek Underwood), 10-195 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri1333102.38---00
Yajurvindra Singh10202.00---00
Bishan Bedi23112911.26---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar31.277662.42---00
Erapalli Prasanna28104731.67---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Brearley b Underwood50821259060.97
Anshuman Gaekwad  b Old940641022.50
Surinder Amarnath c Tolchard b Willis1436651038.88
Brijesh Patel c †Knott b Underwood1738633044.73
Yajurvindra Singh c Fletcher b Underwood15901500016.66
Erapalli Prasanna c Old b Willis1226322046.15
Gundappa Viswanath not out 791582116050.00
Syed Kirmani c Randall b Underwood21172440123.52
Karsan Ghavri c Amiss b Lever1241691029.26
Bishan Bedi (c)run out 1520323075.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 0914000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 8)15
TOTAL(91 Ov, RR: 2.84)259/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 2-80 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-82 (Surinder Amarnath), 4-104 (Brijesh Patel), 5-124 (Erapalli Prasanna), 6-154 (Yajurvindra Singh), 7-189 (Syed Kirmani), 8-223 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-257 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1824722.61---00
John Lever912813.11---00
Chris Old1041911.90---00
Derek Underwood3187642.45---00
Tony Greig2327403.21---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 318 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Yajurvindra Singh b Ghavri052000.00
Mike Brearley c Gaekwad b Bedi430390013.33
Keith Fletcher c Yajurvindra Singh b Chandrasekhar11930005.26
Derek Randall c Gaekwad b Bedi058000.00
Roger Tolchard lbw b Chandrasekhar1440542035.00
Tony Greig (c)st †Kirmani b Bedi3167764046.26
Alan Knott not out 81911329089.01
Chris Old lbw b Chandrasekhar1334402038.23
John Lever c Ghavri b Bedi1131360035.48
Derek Underwood c Patel b Bedi1021191047.61
Bob Willis st †Kirmani b Bedi039000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 1)12
TOTAL(57.3 Ov, RR: 3.07)177
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dennis Amiss), 2-7 (Keith Fletcher), 3-7 (Mike Brearley), 4-8 (Derek Randall), 5-35 (Roger Tolchard), 6-61 (Tony Greig), 7-105 (Chris Old), 8-148 (John Lever), 9-166 (Derek Underwood), 10-177 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri41411.00---00
Bishan Bedi21.347163.30---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar1535533.66---00
Erapalli Prasanna1553502.33---00
Sunil Gavaskar22000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Karnataka State Cricket Association Stadium, Bangalore
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1976/77
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 794
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Yajurvindra Singh
Yajurvindra Singh
Umpires
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Mohammad Ghouse
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MV Nagendra
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 205/6 (Syed Kirmani 31*, Karsan Ghavri 9*)
Sat, 29 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 138/6 (Dennis Amiss 76*, Chris Old 0*)
Sun, 30 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 105/4 (Yajurvindra Singh 7*, Erapalli Prasanna 1*)
Mon, 31 Jan - rest day
Tue, 01 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 34/4 (Roger Tolchard 14*, Tony Greig 12*)
Wed, 02 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 177 (57.3 ov) - end of match
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