result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 30 1991, India tour of Australia
263 & 213
(40 ov, target 128)349 & 128/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
player of the match
Bruce Reid
Australia
India 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ravi Shastri c †Healy b Reid23911201025.27
Kris Srikkanth c Boon b Reid512230041.67
Manoj Prabhakar  b Reid012000.00
Sanjay Manjrekar c Waugh b Reid2575991033.33
Dilip Vengsarkar c Reid b Hughes2341621056.10
Mohammad Azharuddin (c)c Jones b McDermott2229481075.86
Sachin Tendulkar c Waugh b Reid1523330065.22
Kapil Dev c Hughes b McDermott1950702038.00
Kiran More not out 671341895050.00
Venkatapathy Raju c Border b Hughes31901122034.44
Javagal Srinath c Border b Reid1422321063.64
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 4, w 6)19
TOTAL(93.2 Ov, RR: 2.81)263
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-11 (Manoj Prabhakar), 3-61 (Ravi Shastri), 4-64 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 5-109 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-109 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 7-128 (Sachin Tendulkar), 8-151 (Kapil Dev), 9-228 (Venkatapathy Raju), 10-263 (Javagal Srinath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott30610023.33---02
Bruce Reid26.276662.51---16
Merv Hughes2365222.26---20
Mark Waugh811602.00---30
Peter Taylor602003.33---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Marsh c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev862673515032.21
Mark Taylor c Tendulkar b Prabhakar1345551028.89
David Boon c Srikkanth b Kapil Dev1140620027.50
Allan Border (c) b Kapil Dev053000.00
Dean Jones c †More b Prabhakar591971446029.95
Mark Waugh c †More b Shastri3446552173.91
Ian Healy lbw b Kapil Dev601161364051.72
Peter Taylor c †More b Prabhakar1123400047.83
Merv Hughes c Tendulkar b Kapil Dev3653843167.92
Craig McDermott not out 1629412055.17
Bruce Reid c Kapil Dev b Prabhakar315240020.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 11)20
TOTAL(122 Ov, RR: 2.86)349
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Mark Taylor), 2-55 (David Boon), 3-55 (Allan Border), 4-163 (Dean Jones), 5-211 (Mark Waugh), 6-229 (Geoff Marsh), 7-262 (Peter Taylor), 8-326 (Ian Healy), 9-337 (Merv Hughes), 10-349 (Bruce Reid)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev3599752.77---01
Manoj Prabhakar3478442.47---02
Javagal Srinath2537102.84---09
Venkatapathy Raju1735203.06---00
Sachin Tendulkar411604.00---02
Ravi Shastri712012.86---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ravi Shastri c †Healy b Reid2280952027.50
Kris Srikkanth lbw b Reid631410019.35
Sanjay Manjrekar c MA Taylor b McDermott30741211040.54
Dilip Vengsarkar c sub (MR Whitney) b McDermott541802871030.00
Mohammad Azharuddin (c)c MA Taylor b Reid2440050.00
Venkatapathy Raju c & b McDermott1340033.33
Sachin Tendulkar c Border b PL Taylor401071225037.38
Kapil Dev c †Healy b Reid1271202171.43
Manoj Prabhakar c †Healy b Reid1718132094.44
Kiran More lbw b Reid1235511034.29
Javagal Srinath not out 006000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 10)17
TOTAL(88 Ov, RR: 2.42)213
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-48 (Ravi Shastri), 3-75 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 4-78 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-79 (Venkatapathy Raju), 6-141 (Sachin Tendulkar), 7-155 (Kapil Dev), 8-173 (Manoj Prabhakar), 9-213 (Kiran More), 10-213 (Dilip Vengsarkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott2986332.17---02
Bruce Reid2996062.07---07
Merv Hughes1964302.26---01
Peter Taylor1134013.64---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 128 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor st †More b Raju601211593049.59
Geoff Marsh lbw b Prabhakar1025380040.00
David Boon not out 44971283045.36
Allan Border (c)not out 55700100.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 6)9
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 3.20)128/2
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Geoff Marsh), 2-122 (Mark Taylor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1213002.50---01
Manoj Prabhakar1103813.45---00
Javagal Srinath802803.50---05
Venkatapathy Raju601712.83---00
Ravi Shastri311204.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1991/92
Player Of The Match
Bruce Reid
Bruce Reid
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1180
Match daysday match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Leonard King
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Terry Prue
Match Referee
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Mike Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Dec - day 1 -India 1st innings 243/9 (Kiran More 50*, Javagal Srinath 12*, null ov)
Fri, 27 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 215/5 (Geoff Marsh 79*, Ian Healy 4*, null ov)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 3 -India 2nd innings 92/5 (Dilip Vengsarkar 14*, Sachin Tendulkar 8*, null ov)
Sun, 29 Dec - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 128/2 (40 ov) - end of match