result
5th Test, Kanpur, Jan 31 - Feb 5 1985, England tour of India
553/8d & 97/1d
(36 ov, target 234)417 & 91/0
Match drawn
India 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c) b Cowans928381032.14
Kris Srikkanth c †Downton b Foster841381908260.87
Mohammad Azharuddin c ? b Cowdrey12227037516045.19
Mohinder Amarnath  b Cowans1560761025.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Downton b Foster13725536017153.73
Ashok Malhotra lbw b Pocock27861092031.40
Ravi Shastri  b Edmonds59881416067.05
Kapil Dev c Gower b Foster42335640127.27
Syed Kirmani not out 1620400080.00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan not out 16142110114.29
Extras(b 9, lb 12, w 5)26
TOTAL(165 Ov, RR: 3.35)553/8d
Did not bat: Gopal Sharma 
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-169 (Kris Srikkanth), 3-209 (Mohinder Amarnath), 4-277 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-362 (Ashok Malhotra), 6-457 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 7-511 (Ravi Shastri), 8-533 (Kapil Dev)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Norman Cowans36911523.19---00
Neil Foster36812333.42---00
Pat Pocock2427913.29---00
Phil Edmonds481611212.33---00
Chris Cowdrey21110314.90---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Fowler c †Kirmani b Shastri692302585030.00
Tim Robinson lbw b Kapil Dev9627936313034.41
Mike Gatting c & b Sharma621742165035.63
Allan Lamb c Srikkanth b Shastri1339401033.33
David Gower (c)lbw b Shastri782022728038.61
Chris Cowdrey c †Kirmani b Sharma11080010.00
Paul Downton  b Sharma12021005.00
Phil Edmonds lbw b Kapil Dev491201385040.83
Neil Foster c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev827250029.63
Pat Pocock not out 416260025.00
Norman Cowans  b Kapil Dev916201056.25
Extras(b 10, lb 17)27
TOTAL(188.5 Ov, RR: 2.20)417
Fall of wickets: 1-156 (Graeme Fowler), 2-196 (Tim Robinson), 3-222 (Allan Lamb), 4-276 (Mike Gatting), 5-278 (Chris Cowdrey), 6-286 (Paul Downton), 7-386 (Phil Edmonds), 8-402 (Neil Foster), 9-404 (David Gower), 10-417 (Norman Cowans)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev36.578142.20---00
Mohinder Amarnath41601.50---00
Gopal Sharma601611531.92---00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan541113302.46---00
Ravi Shastri32135231.63---00
Ashok Malhotra20301.50---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ravi Shastri run out 2560040.00
Kris Srikkanth not out 41317840132.26
Mohammad Azharuddin not out 54437150125.58
TOTAL(13 Ov, RR: 7.46)97/1d
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Ravi Shastri)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Norman Cowans705107.29---00
Chris Cowdrey503907.80---00
Mike Gatting10707.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 234 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
David Gower (c)not out 32981292032.65
Tim Robinson retired hurt 1659681027.12
Mike Gatting not out 4159606069.49
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(36 Ov, RR: 2.52)91
Fall of wickets: 0-36* (Tim Robinson, retired hurt)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev501903.80---00
Gopal Sharma1141701.55---00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan1022202.20---00
Ravi Shastri721201.71---00
Kris Srikkanth201105.50---00
Mohammad Azharuddin10808.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Green Park, Kanpur
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of India
Season1984/85
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTEST No. 1011
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Gopal Sharma
Gopal Sharma
Umpires
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Piloo Reporter
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V.K.Ramaswamy
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 31 Jan - day 1 -India 1st innings 228/3 (Mohammad Azharuddin 98*, Dilip Vengsarkar 11*, null ov)
Fri, 01 Feb - day 2 -India 1st innings 525/7 (Kapil Dev 41*, Syed Kirmani 5*, null ov)
Sat, 02 Feb - rest day
Sun, 03 Feb - day 3 -England 1st innings 163/1 (Tim Robinson 84*, Mike Gatting 3*, null ov)
Mon, 04 Feb - day 4 -England 1st innings 373/6 (David Gower 66*, Phil Edmonds 42*, null ov)
Tue, 05 Feb - day 5 -England 2nd innings 91 (36 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RT Robinson retired hurt at 36/0