result
1st Test, Brisbane, Dec 2 - 6 1977, India tour of Australia
166 & 327
(target 341)153 & 324
Australia won by 16 runs
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Scorecard summary
Australia166/10(46.7 overs)1st INNINGS
Peter Toohey82 (142)
Gary Cosier19 (32)
India153/10(50 overs)1st INNINGS
Australia327/10(91.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Bob Simpson89 (269)
Peter Toohey57 (105)
India324/10(84.7 overs)2nd INNINGS
Sunil Gavaskar113 (264)
Syed Kirmani55 (133)
Jeff Thomson4/76(19.7)
Wayne Clark4/101(26)
Match details
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1977/78
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 809
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
David Ogilvie
David Ogilvie
Paul Hibbert
Paul Hibbert
Peter Toohey
Peter Toohey
Steve Rixon
Steve Rixon
Tony Mann
Tony Mann
Wayne Clark
Wayne Clark
Umpires
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Max O'Connell
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Tom Brooks
Balls per over8