result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 30 1967 - Jan 3 1968, India tour of Australia
(84.7 ov)173 & 352
Australia won by an innings and 4 runs
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dilip Sardesai  b McKenzie1430025.00
Farokh Engineer c Connolly b McKenzie914420064.28
Syed Abid Ali c †Jarman b McKenzie411110036.36
Ajit Wadekar c Connolly b McKenzie614121042.85
Rusi Surti lbw b Simpson301101352027.27
Chandu Borde c Redpath b McKenzie0511000.00
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c †Jarman b Renneberg751942288038.65
Venkataraman Subramanya  b McKenzie535410014.28
Erapalli Prasanna c Chappell b Renneberg1437383037.83
Ramakant Desai not out 1335372037.14
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar c †Jarman b McKenzie01014000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 2, nb 6)16
TOTAL(57.4 Ov, RR: 3.00)173
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Dilip Sardesai), 2-10 (Syed Abid Ali), 3-18 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-25, 4-25 (Farokh Engineer), 5-25 (Chandu Borde), 6-47 (Venkataraman Subramanya), 7-72 (Erapalli Prasanna), 8-146 (Rusi Surti), 9-162 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 10-173 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie21.426672.30---00
David Renneberg1543721.85---00
Alan Connolly1333301.90---00
John Gleeson50901.35---00
Ian Chappell10705.25---00
Bob Simpson20511.87---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Simpson (c) b Surti1091862208058.60
Bill Lawry st †Engineer b Prasanna1001481788067.56
Paul Sheahan c †Engineer b Surti2480973030.00
Bob Cowper  b Prasanna1233191036.36
Ian Chappell c Wadekar b Surti15122425221067.41
Ian Redpath run out 2638424068.42
Barry Jarman  b Prasanna65941187069.14
Graham McKenzie c sub b Prasanna042000.00
John Gleeson c Borde b Prasanna1327261048.14
Alan Connolly c sub b Prasanna5771071.42
David Renneberg not out 881510100.00
Extras(b 3, lb 10, nb 3)16
TOTAL(105.3 Ov, RR: 5.02)529
Fall of wickets: 1-191 (Bill Lawry), 2-233 (Bob Simpson), 3-246 (Bob Cowper), 4-274 (Paul Sheahan), 5-329 (Ian Redpath), 6-463 (Barry Jarman), 7-463 (Graham McKenzie), 8-500 (John Gleeson), 9-508 (Alan Connolly), 10-529 (Ian Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ramakant Desai1206303.93---00
Rusi Surti29.3415033.82---00
Syed Abid Ali20010603.97---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar703503.75---00
Erapalli Prasanna34614163.11---00
Venkataraman Subramanya301804.50---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dilip Sardesai  b McKenzie516131031.25
Farokh Engineer c Chappell b Renneberg42375230113.51
Ajit Wadekar c Sheahan b Simpson9914616912067.80
Rusi Surti c †Jarman b McKenzie431211084035.53
Erapalli Prasanna c Chappell b Simpson2145382046.66
Chandu Borde c Redpath b Renneberg624360025.00
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c Redpath b Simpson8515715512054.14
Syed Abid Ali lbw b Cowper2145382046.66
Venkataraman Subramanya lbw b McKenzie1031260032.25
Ramakant Desai c Simpson b Connolly1443622032.55
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar not out 047000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 1)6
TOTAL(84.7 Ov, RR: 4.14)352
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Dilip Sardesai), 2-66 (Farokh Engineer), 3-182 (Rusi Surti), 4-194 (Ajit Wadekar), 5-217 (Erapalli Prasanna), 6-227 (Chandu Borde), 7-276 (Syed Abid Ali), 8-292 (Venkataraman Subramanya), 9-346 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 10-352 (Ramakant Desai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie1928533.35---00
David Renneberg1419825.25---00
Alan Connolly11.724813.03---00
John Gleeson1453701.98---00
Ian Chappell401402.62---00
Bob Simpson1434432.35---00
Bob Cowper822011.87---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1967/68
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 625
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Col Egar
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Lou Rowan
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 30 Dec - day 1 -India 1st innings 156/8 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi 70*, Ramakant Desai 3*, 52 ov)
Sun, 31 Dec - rest day
Mon, 01 Jan - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 329/5 (Ian Chappell 45*, Barry Jarman 0*, null ov)
Tue, 02 Jan - day 3 -India 2nd innings 190/3 (Ajit Wadekar 97*, Erapalli Prasanna 0*, null ov)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 4 -India 2nd innings 352/10 (84.7 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RF Surti (1) retired hurt on 4* from 25/3 to 72/7