result
3rd Test, Melbourne, Jan 1 - 5 1948, India tour of Australia
394 & 255/4d
(25.7 ov, target 359)291/9d & 125
Australia won by 233 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes  b Mankad1237340032.43
Arthur Morris  b Amarnath451231003036.58
Donald Bradman (c)lbw b Phadkar1322041998064.70
Lindsay Hassett lbw b Mankad801481239054.05
Keith Miller lbw b Mankad29292203100.00
Ron Hamence st †Sen b Amarnath2549551051.02
Ray Lindwall  b Amarnath2634213076.47
Don Tallon c Mankad b Amarnath2750028.57
Bruce Dooland not out 2168631030.88
Ian Johnson lbw b Mankad1651450031.37
Bill Johnston run out 54310125.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(94.1 Ov, RR: 4.18, 341 Mts)394
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Sid Barnes), 2-99 (Arthur Morris), 3-268 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-280 (Donald Bradman), 5-302 (Keith Miller), 6-339 (Ray Lindwall), 7-341 (Don Tallon), 8-352 (Ron Hamence), 9-387 (Ian Johnson), 10-394 (Bill Johnston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dattu Phadkar1518014.00---00
Lala Amarnath2137842.78---00
Vijay Hazare16.106202.88---00
Vinoo Mankad37413542.73---00
Chandu Sarwate301604.00---00
C.S. Nayudu202208.25---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vinoo Mankad c †Tallon b Johnston11618718213062.03
Chandu Sarwate c †Tallon b Johnston3684913042.85
Gul Mohammad c & b Dooland1219212063.15
Vijay Hazare c †Tallon b Barnes1739412043.58
Lala Amarnath (c)lbw b Barnes011000.00
Dattu Phadkar not out 551241207044.35
Hemu Adhikari st †Tallon b Johnson2657543045.61
Kanwar Rai Singh c Barnes b Johnson2770028.57
Khandu Rangnekar c & b Johnson628230021.42
Khokhan Sen  b Johnson43210133.33
C.S. Nayudu not out 44400100.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3, nb 1)13
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 4.21, 280 Mts)291/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-124 (Chandu Sarwate), 2-145 (Gul Mohammad), 3-188 (Vijay Hazare), 4-188 (Lala Amarnath), 5-198 (Vinoo Mankad), 6-260 (Hemu Adhikari), 7-264 (Kanwar Rai Singh), 8-280 (Khandu Rangnekar), 9-284 (Khokhan Sen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1204702.93---01
Keith Miller1324602.65---00
Bill Johnston1203322.06---00
Ian Johnson1415943.16---00
Bruce Dooland1206814.25---00
Sid Barnes612523.12---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Johnson c Hazare b Amarnath096000.00
Bruce Dooland lbw b Phadkar654380011.11
Bill Johnston lbw b Amarnath33939007.69
Sid Barnes c †Sen b Amarnath1541252036.58
Arthur Morris not out 1002101987047.61
Donald Bradman (c)not out 12716917813075.14
Extras(b 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(65 Ov, RR: 3.92, 246 Mts)255/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Ian Johnson), 2-11 (Bruce Dooland), 3-13 (Bill Johnston), 4-32 (Sid Barnes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dattu Phadkar1012812.10---00
Lala Amarnath2035231.95---00
Vijay Hazare1115503.75---00
Vinoo Mankad1847403.08---00
Chandu Sarwate504106.15---01
Gul Mohammad10100.75---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 359 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vinoo Mankad  b Johnston1343372030.23
Chandu Sarwate  b Johnston17120014.28
Gul Mohammad c Morris b Johnson2850534056.00
Vijay Hazare c Barnes b Miller1017122058.82
Lala Amarnath (c) b Lindwall813171061.53
Dattu Phadkar c Barnes b Johnston1328381046.42
Hemu Adhikari c Lindwall b Johnson1560020.00
Kanwar Rai Singh c †Tallon b Johnston2425181196.00
Khandu Rangnekar c Hamence b Johnson18141430128.57
Khokhan Sen c Hassett b Johnson2670033.33
C.S. Nayudu not out 001000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 1)7
TOTAL(25.7 Ov, RR: 4.83, 118 Mts)125
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Chandu Sarwate), 2-27 (Vinoo Mankad), 3-44 (Vijay Hazare), 4-60 (Gul Mohammad), 5-60 (Lala Amarnath), 6-69 (Hemu Adhikari), 7-100 (Kanwar Rai Singh), 8-107 (Dattu Phadkar), 9-125 (Khandu Rangnekar), 10-125 (Khokhan Sen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall301012.50---00
Keith Miller702913.10---00
Bill Johnston1014443.30---00
Ian Johnson5.703544.46---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1947/48
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 292
Match daysday(6-day match)
Test debut
Kanwar Rai Singh
Kanwar Rai Singh
Khokhan Sen
Khokhan Sen
Umpires
Australia Image
Andrew Barlow
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Herb Elphinstone
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 01 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 355/8 (Bruce Dooland 2*, Ian Johnson 2*)
Fri, 02 Jan - day 2 -India 1st innings 262/6 (Dattu Phadkar 43*, Kanwar Rai Singh 2*)
Sat, 03 Jan - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 255/4 (Arthur Morris 100*, Donald Bradman 127*)
Sun, 04 Jan - rest day
Mon, 05 Jan - day 4 -India 2nd innings 125 (25.7 ov) - end of match