result
3rd Test, Delhi, Dec 23 - 28 1981, England tour of India
(19 ov)476/9d & 68/0d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
149
chris-tavar
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch c Kapil Dev b Doshi7117626011040.34
Geoff Boycott c Madan Lal b Doshi1052854407036.84
Chris Tavaré  b Madan Lal14930345418049.17
David Gower lbw b Madan Lal037000.00
Keith Fletcher (c) b Patil511071694047.66
Ian Botham c Azad b Madan Lal66487825137.50
Mike Gatting  b Madan Lal511231045.45
Bob Taylor lbw b Madan Lal023000.00
John Lever  b Kapil Dev27120028.57
Derek Underwood not out 22400100.00
Extras(lb 15, nb 10)25
TOTAL(156.4 Ov, RR: 3.03, 736 Mts)476/9d
Did not bat: Bob Willis 
Fall of wickets: 1-132 (Graham Gooch), 2-248 (Geoff Boycott), 3-248 (David Gower), 4-368 (Keith Fletcher), 5-459 (Ian Botham), 6-465 (Chris Tavaré), 7-465 (Bob Taylor), 8-474 (Mike Gatting), 9-476 (John Lever)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev40.4512613.09---00
Madan Lal3248552.65---00
Dilip Doshi40156821.70---00
Ravi Shastri27310904.03---00
Kirti Azad923503.88---00
Sandeep Patil812813.50---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c †Taylor b Lever46971397047.42
Kris Srikkanth  b Willis641210150.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Fletcher b Underwood843520018.60
Gundappa Viswanath  b Botham10720026814053.50
Sandeep Patil  b Willis31611093250.81
Kirti Azad st †Taylor b Underwood1623402069.56
Kapil Dev c Gooch b Botham1642861138.09
Ravi Shastri lbw b Gooch932433869038.27
Syed Kirmani lbw b Lever671422159047.18
Madan Lal  b Gooch44961416045.83
Dilip Doshi not out 043000.00
Extras(b 20, lb 8, nb 21, w 4)53
TOTAL(160.1 Ov, RR: 3.04, 735 Mts)487
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-41 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-89 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-174 (Sandeep Patil), 5-213 (Kirti Azad), 6-237 (Gundappa Viswanath), 7-254 (Kapil Dev), 8-382 (Syed Kirmani), 9-486 (Ravi Shastri), 10-487 (Madan Lal)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis2639923.80---00
John Lever37710422.81---00
Derek Underwood48189722.02---00
Ian Botham41612222.97---00
Graham Gooch8.111221.46---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch not out 2057721035.08
Geoff Boycott not out 3461724055.73
Extras(b 9, nb 5)14
TOTAL(19 Ov, RR: 3.57, 72 Mts)68
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev411804.50---00
Madan Lal31401.33---00
Sandeep Patil311003.33---00
Kris Srikkanth611001.66---00
Sunil Gavaskar301204.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1981/82
Player Of The Match
Chris Tavaré
Chris Tavaré
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 914
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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SN Hanumantha Rao
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Swaroop Kishen
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 23 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 190/1 (Geoff Boycott 86*, Chris Tavaré 25*)
Thu, 24 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 428/4 (Chris Tavaré 133*, Ian Botham 47*)
Fri, 25 Dec - rest day
Sat, 26 Dec - day 3 - India 1st innings 172/3 (Gundappa Viswanath 67*, Sandeep Patil 30*)
Sun, 27 Dec - day 4 - India 1st innings 376/7 (Ravi Shastri 48*, Syed Kirmani 67*)
Mon, 28 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 68/0d (19 ov) - end of match