result
1st Test, Mumbai, Nov 27 - Dec 1 1981, England tour of India
179 & 227
(26.2 ov, target 241)166 & 102
India won by 138 runs
player of the match
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c †Taylor b Botham551171725047.00
Kris Srikkanth c Fletcher b Willis01011000.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Tavare b Dilley1734472050.00
Gundappa Viswanath c Boycott b Botham829401027.58
Sandeep Patil lbw b Botham1736512047.22
Kirti Azad c sub (MW Gatting) b Underwood1445832031.11
Kapil Dev c †Taylor b Botham3850618076.00
Syed Kirmani lbw b Dilley1220262060.00
Madan Lal c †Taylor b Dilley025000.00
Ravi Shastri not out 312210025.00
Dilip Doshi c †Taylor b Dilley022000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 10)15
TOTAL(57 Ov, RR: 3.14, 268 Mts)179
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-40 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-70 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-104 (Sandeep Patil), 5-112 (Sunil Gavaskar), 6-164 (Kapil Dev), 7-164 (Kirti Azad), 8-168 (Madan Lal), 9-179 (Syed Kirmani), 10-179 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1253312.75---00
Ian Botham2867242.57---00
Graham Dilley1314743.61---00
Derek Underwood421213.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch  b Madan Lal2980022.22
Geoff Boycott c Srikkanth b Azad601942184030.92
Chris Tavaré c Shastri b Doshi562393095023.43
David Gower run out 519301026.31
Keith Fletcher (c)lbw b Doshi1529361051.72
Ian Botham c Gavaskar b Doshi716200043.75
John Emburey lbw b Doshi01414000.00
Graham Dilley  b Shastri079000.00
Bob Taylor not out 939521023.07
Derek Underwood c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev829310027.58
Bob Willis c Gavaskar b Doshi17150014.28
Extras(b 1, lb 2)3
TOTAL(100.1 Ov, RR: 1.65, 380 Mts)166
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Graham Gooch), 2-95 (Geoff Boycott), 3-105 (David Gower), 4-131 (Keith Fletcher), 5-143 (Ian Botham), 6-146 (Chris Tavaré), 7-147 (John Emburey), 8-147 (Graham Dilley), 9-163 (Derek Underwood), 10-166 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev22102911.31---00
Madan Lal1222412.00---00
Dilip Doshi29.1123951.33---00
Ravi Shastri1962711.42---00
Sandeep Patil30903.00---00
Kirti Azad1543512.33---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c †Taylor b Botham1460921023.33
Kris Srikkanth run out (Emburey)1331430041.93
Dilip Vengsarkar c Tavare b Botham512150041.66
Gundappa Viswanath c †Taylor b Botham3738784097.36
Sandeep Patil lbw b Botham1320261065.00
Ravi Shastri lbw b Dilley331341552024.62
Kirti Azad lbw b Emburey1757981029.82
Kapil Dev lbw b Willis4650885092.00
Syed Kirmani c †Taylor b Emburey074000.00
Madan Lal not out 1739820043.58
Dilip Doshi  b Botham729301024.13
Extras(b 8, lb 8, nb 9)25
TOTAL(77.3 Ov, RR: 2.92, 365 Mts)227
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-24 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-43 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-72 (Sandeep Patil), 5-90 (Gundappa Viswanath), 6-138 (Kirti Azad), 7-154 (Ravi Shastri), 8-157 (Syed Kirmani), 9-203 (Kapil Dev), 10-227 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1343112.38---00
Ian Botham22.336152.71---00
Graham Dilley1856113.38---00
Derek Underwood1141401.27---00
John Emburey1323522.69---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 241 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev1330033.33
Geoff Boycott lbw b Madan Lal323400013.04
Chris Tavaré c Gavaskar b Kapil Dev047000.00
David Gower lbw b Kapil Dev20172040117.64
Keith Fletcher (c)lbw b Madan Lal314240021.42
Ian Botham c Azad b Kapil Dev29283931103.57
John Emburey c Gavaskar b Madan Lal1590020.00
Graham Dilley  b Madan Lal913252069.23
Bob Taylor  b Madan Lal1860012.50
Derek Underwood not out 1334362038.23
Bob Willis c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev13132720100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 2)9
TOTAL(26.2 Ov, RR: 3.87)102
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Graham Gooch), 2-4 (Chris Tavaré), 3-28 (David Gower), 4-29 (Geoff Boycott), 5-42 (Keith Fletcher), 6-50 (John Emburey), 7-73 (Ian Botham), 8-74 (Bob Taylor), 9-75 (Graham Dilley), 10-102 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev13.207055.25---00
Madan Lal1262351.91---00
Dilip Doshi11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1981/82
Player Of The Match
Kapil Dev
Kapil Dev
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 911
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Kris Srikkanth
Kris Srikkanth
Umpires
India Image
Kasturi Ramaswami
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Swaroop Kishen
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 27 Nov - day 1 -England 1st innings 15/1 (Geoff Boycott 11*, Chris Tavaré 2*, null ov)
Sat, 28 Nov - day 2 -England 1st innings 166/0
Sun, 29 Nov - day 3 -India 2nd innings 203/9 (Madan Lal 5*, null ov)
Mon, 30 Nov - rest day
Tue, 01 Dec - day 4 -England 2nd innings 102/10 (26.2 ov) - end of match