result
1st Test, Adelaide, Dec 23 - 28 1967, India tour of Australia
335 & 369
(60.2 ov, target 398)307 & 251
Australia won by 146 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Simpson (c)c & b Abid Ali55-144200.00
Bill Lawry c †Engineer b Abid Ali42-125200.00
Paul Sheahan lbw b Prasanna81-1211000.00
Bob Cowper c †Engineer b Abid Ali92-255700.00
Ian Redpath c Borde b Prasanna0-1000.00
Ian Chappell c Borde b Prasanna2-15000.00
Barry Jarman  b Abid Ali34-94300.00
Graham McKenzie c Borde b Abid Ali5-25000.00
John Gleeson lbw b Abid Ali1-12000.00
Alan Connolly not out 7-13000.00
David Renneberg  b Chandrasekhar1-9000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 10, nb 3)15
TOTAL(92.1 Ov, RR: 3.63)335
Fall of wickets: 1-99 (Bill Lawry), 2-109 (Bob Simpson), 3-227 (Paul Sheahan), 4-227 (Ian Redpath), 5-235 (Ian Chappell), 6-311 (Barry Jarman), 7-319 (Graham McKenzie), 8-324 (Bob Cowper), 9-330 (John Gleeson), 10-335 (David Renneberg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Umesh Kulkarni502503.75---00
Rusi Surti703003.21---00
Syed Abid Ali1725562.42---00
Bapu Nadkarni1726803.00---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar27.137211.99---00
Erapalli Prasanna1726032.64---00
Venkataraman Subramanya201003.75---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Farokh Engineer c †Jarman b McKenzie89-1101400.00
Dilip Sardesai c Redpath b Renneberg1-17000.00
Ajit Wadekar st †Jarman b Connolly28-51300.00
Chandu Borde (c)lbw b Gleeson69-195700.00
Rusi Surti  b Simpson70-125900.00
Bapu Nadkarni lbw b Gleeson3-19000.00
Syed Abid Ali c & b Connolly33-68400.00
Venkataraman Subramanya  b Connolly7-26100.00
Erapalli Prasanna c Lawry b McKenzie1-6000.00
Umesh Kulkarni lbw b Connolly0-15000.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 1-9000.00
Extras(nb 5)5
TOTAL(71.4 Ov, RR: 4.29)307
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Dilip Sardesai), 2-80 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-129 (Farokh Engineer), 4-250 (Rusi Surti), 5-259 (Bapu Nadkarni), 6-272 (Chandu Borde), 7-287 (Venkataraman Subramanya), 8-288 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-291 (Umesh Kulkarni), 10-307 (Syed Abid Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie1517023.50---00
David Renneberg604515.62---00
Alan Connolly12.415443.24---00
John Gleeson1343622.07---00
Ian Chappell1014103.07---00
Bob Simpson1224212.62---00
Bob Cowper301403.50---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Simpson (c) b Surti103-2321200.00
Bill Lawry c †Engineer b Kulkarni011000.00
Paul Sheahan lbw b Prasanna35-67200.00
Bob Cowper  b Abid Ali108-2111300.00
Ian Chappell  b Surti13-43000.00
Barry Jarman c & b Surti17-36100.00
Ian Redpath lbw b Surti34-64400.00
Graham McKenzie run out 28-79400.00
John Gleeson not out 18-59100.00
Alan Connolly c sub b Surti0-4000.00
David Renneberg run out 0-7000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 2)13
TOTAL(88.5 Ov, RR: 4.16)369
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bill Lawry), 2-61 (Paul Sheahan), 3-233 (Bob Simpson), 4-263 (Ian Chappell), 5-263 (Bob Cowper), 6-295 (Barry Jarman), 7-322 (Ian Redpath), 8-364 (Graham McKenzie), 9-365 (Alan Connolly), 10-369 (David Renneberg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Umesh Kulkarni411212.25---00
Rusi Surti20.167452.75---00
Syed Abid Ali1626112.85---00
Bapu Nadkarni9.432401.89---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar1316703.86---00
Erapalli Prasanna25210913.27---00
Venkataraman Subramanya10906.75---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 398 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Farokh Engineer run out 19-53000.00
Dilip Sardesai c †Jarman b Renneberg11-38200.00
Ajit Wadekar c †Jarman b Renneberg0-1000.00
Chandu Borde (c) b Renneberg12-20200.00
Rusi Surti c Redpath b Gleeson53-111100.00
Syed Abid Ali lbw b Renneberg33-45400.00
Venkataraman Subramanya run out 75-146900.00
Bapu Nadkarni  b McKenzie15-69200.00
Erapalli Prasanna not out 18-42300.00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar c Simpson b Gleeson0-1000.00
Umesh Kulkarni c Chappell b Renneberg2-18000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 8, nb 2)13
TOTAL(60.2 Ov, RR: 4.16)251
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Dilip Sardesai), 2-24 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-46 (Farokh Engineer), 4-49 (Chandu Borde), 5-104 (Syed Abid Ali), 6-159 (Rusi Surti), 7-209 (Bapu Nadkarni), 8-232 (Venkataraman Subramanya), 9-236 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar), 10-251 (Umesh Kulkarni)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie1729114.01---00
David Renneberg14.223952.05---00
Alan Connolly302105.25---00
John Gleeson1643821.78---00
Ian Chappell502403.60---00
Bob Simpson502503.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1967/68
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 624
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
John Gleeson
John Gleeson
Paul Sheahan
Paul Sheahan
Syed Abid Ali
Syed Abid Ali
Umesh Kulkarni
Umesh Kulkarni
Umpires
Australia Image
Col Egar
Australia Image
Lou Rowan
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 23 Dec - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 311/6 (Bob Cowper 85*, null ov)
Sun, 24 Dec - rest day
Mon, 25 Dec - day 2 -India 1st innings 288/8 (Syed Abid Ali 16*, null ov)
Tue, 26 Dec - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 305/6 (Ian Redpath 20*, Graham McKenzie 5*, null ov)
Wed, 27 Dec - day 4 -India 2nd innings 236/9 (Erapalli Prasanna 5*, Umesh Kulkarni 0*, null ov)
Thu, 28 Dec - day 5 -India 2nd innings 251/10 (60.2 ov) - end of match