result
4th Test, Sydney, Jan 2 - 6 2004, India tour of Australia
705/7d & 211/2d
(94 ov, target 443)474 & 357/6
Match drawn
player of the match
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Aakash Chopra  b Lee451391925032.37
Virender Sehwag c †Gilchrist b Gillespie7211516910162.60
Rahul Dravid lbw b Gillespie38821197046.34
Sachin Tendulkar not out 24143661333055.27
VVS Laxman  b Gillespie17829840330059.73
Sourav Ganguly (c) b Lee16111730145.45
Parthiv Patel c †Gilchrist b Lee625061110124.00
Ajit Agarkar  b Lee2580040.00
Irfan Pathan not out 1314202092.85
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 25, w 4)38
TOTAL(187.3 Ov, RR: 3.76, 806 Mts)705/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-123 (Virender Sehwag, 39.1 ov), 2-128 (Aakash Chopra, 42.6 ov), 3-194 (Rahul Dravid, 66.3 ov), 4-547 (VVS Laxman, 164.6 ov), 5-570 (Sourav Ganguly, 167.6 ov), 6-671 (Parthiv Patel, 181.5 ov), 7-678 (Ajit Agarkar, 183.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee39.3520145.08174341018
Jason Gillespie451113533.0020915045
Nathan Bracken37139702.6217815000
Stuart MacGill38514603.8416023002
Steve Waugh20603.0080000
Simon Katich1718404.946010000
Damien Martyn912703.00414000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c †Patel b Kumble11714919417178.52
Matthew Hayden c Ganguly b Kumble678813912176.13
Ricky Ponting lbw b Kumble2548682052.08
Damien Martyn c & b Kumble745611015.55
Steve Waugh (c)c †Patel b Pathan4072906055.55
Simon Katich c Sehwag b Kumble12516623017075.30
Adam Gilchrist  b Pathan625351024.00
Brett Lee c Chopra b Kumble01219000.00
Jason Gillespie st †Patel b Kumble4711314210041.59
Nathan Bracken c Agarkar b Kumble28140025.00
Stuart MacGill not out 013000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 9, nb 20, w 3)38
TOTAL(117.5 Ov, RR: 4.02, 502 Mts)474
Fall of wickets: 1-147 (Matthew Hayden, 31.1 ov), 2-214 (Justin Langer, 43.6 ov), 3-229 (Ricky Ponting, 47.5 ov), 4-261 (Damien Martyn, 59.2 ov), 5-311 (Steve Waugh, 70.6 ov), 6-341 (Adam Gilchrist, 78.4 ov), 7-350 (Brett Lee, 83.2 ov), 8-467 (Simon Katich, 115.2 ov), 9-473 (Jason Gillespie, 117.2 ov), 10-474 (Nathan Bracken, 117.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ajit Agarkar25311604.6310520012
Irfan Pathan2638023.0712011024
Anil Kumble46.5714183.01217150011
Murali Kartik19112206.427119203
Sourav Ganguly11000.0060000
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Aakash Chopra c Martyn b Gillespie214180014.28
Virender Sehwag c Gillespie b MacGill4750768094.00
Rahul Dravid not out 9111416611179.82
Sachin Tendulkar not out 60891085067.41
Extras(lb 3, nb 7, w 1)11
TOTAL(43.2 Ov, RR: 4.86, 185 Mts)211/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Aakash Chopra, 3.4 ov), 2-73 (Virender Sehwag, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee12.227506.08429016
Jason Gillespie723214.57316001
Stuart MacGill1616514.06588000
Nathan Bracken803604.50251100
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 443 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c Sehwag b Kartik4758908081.03
Matthew Hayden c Dravid b Kumble3049742061.22
Ricky Ponting c & b Pathan471041467045.19
Damien Martyn c sub (Yuvraj Singh) b Kumble4096944041.66
Steve Waugh (c)c Tendulkar b Kumble8015917915050.31
Simon Katich not out 77961619080.20
Adam Gilchrist st †Patel b Kumble43310133.33
Jason Gillespie not out 411171036.36
Extras(b 6, lb 7, nb 13, w 2)28
TOTAL(94 Ov, RR: 3.79, 383 Mts)357/6
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Matthew Hayden, 16.1 ov), 2-92 (Justin Langer, 19.5 ov), 3-170 (Damien Martyn, 46.4 ov), 4-196 (Ricky Ponting, 55.4 ov), 5-338 (Steve Waugh, 89.2 ov), 6-342 (Adam Gilchrist, 89.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ajit Agarkar1024504.50425020
Anil Kumble42813843.2818819008
Irfan Pathan812613.25384000
Murali Kartik2658913.4211011000
Sachin Tendulkar603606.00215005
Virender Sehwag201005.0082000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
Player Of The Series
Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid
Series result4-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1680
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Billy Bowden
West Indies Image
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Australia Image
Peter Parker
Match Referee
South Africa Image
Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Jan - day 1 -India 1st innings 284/3 (Sachin Tendulkar 73*, VVS Laxman 29*, 90 ov)
Sat, 03 Jan - day 2 -India 1st innings 650/5 (Sachin Tendulkar 220*, Parthiv Patel 45*, 180 ov)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 3 -Australia 1st innings 342/6 (Simon Katich 51*, Brett Lee 0*, 80 ov)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 10/0 (Justin Langer 4*, Matthew Hayden 1*, 4 ov)
Tue, 06 Jan - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 357/6 (94 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Hours of Play: 11.00am - 1.00pm, 1.40pm - 3.40pm, 4.00pm - 6.00pm
  • 12th Men: BA Williams (Australia) and L Balaji (India)
  • Scorers: CL Bennison and MA Fowler
Day 1
  • India 50 in 60 mins, off 12.2 overs
  • Chopra/Sehwag 50 partnership in 60 mins, off 79 balls
  • Sehwag 50 in 113 mins, off 72 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • Lunch: India 98/0 (Chopra 35*, Sehwag 55*, 27 overs)
  • India 100 in 125 mins, off 28.2 overs
  • Chopra/Sehwag 100 partnership in 125 mins, off 175 balls
  • India 150 in 234 mins, off 51.2 overs
  • Tea: India 151/2 (Dravid 9*, Tendulkar 10*, 53 overs)
  • Dravid/Tendulkar 50 partnership in 70 mins, off 106 balls
  • India 200 in 302 mins, off 68.3 overs
  • Tendulkar 50 in 134 mins, off 100 balls, 9x4
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 50 partnership in 46 mins, off 66 balls
  • India 250 in 339 mins, off 78 overs
  • Attendance: 44,901
Day 2
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 100 partnership in 122 mins, off 174 balls
  • India 300 in 413 mins, off 94.2 overs
  • Laxman 50 in 125 mins, off 85 balls, 10x4
  • Tendukar/Laxman 150 partnership in 173 mins, off 240 balls
  • India 350 in 468 mins, off 106.1 overs
  • Tendulkar 100 in 290 mins, off 212 balls, 16x4
  • Lunch: India 387/3 (Tendulkar 110*, Laxman 94*, 120 overs)
  • Laxman 100 in 233 mins, off 167 balls, 19x4
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 200 partnership in 235 mins, off 344 balls
  • India 400 in 529 mins, off 123.3 overs
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 250 partnership in 272 mins, off 403 balls
  • India 450 in 566 mins, off 132.4 overs
  • Laxman 150 in 336 mins, off 254 balls, 26x4
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 300 partnership in 345 mins, off 511 balls
  • Tea: India 495/3 (Tendulkar 149*, Laxman 159*, 150 overs)
  • Tendulkar 150 in 446 mins, off 328 balls, 22x4
  • India 500 in 646 mins, off 152.5 overs
  • Tendulkar/Laxman 350 partnership in 402 mins, off 601 balls
  • Tendulkar/Laxman partnership 353 runs, 403 mins, 603 balls: A new 4th wicket record for India (prev. SC Ganguly/SR Tendulkar 281 v New Zealand at Ahmedabad, 1999/00)
  • India 550 in 699 mins, off 165.3 overs
  • Tendulkar 200 in 532 mins, off 395 balls, 29x4
  • India 600 in 743 mins, in 173.1 overs
  • Tendulkar/Patel 50 partnership in 36 mins, off 44 balls
  • India 650 in 767 mins, off 180 overs
  • Attendance: 41,367
Day 3
  • Patel 50 in 55 mins, off 45 balls, 8x4
  • Tendulkar/Patel 100 partnership in 60 mins, off 83 balls
  • India 700 in 803 mins, off 187 overs
  • India 705/7d: A new record total for India (prev. 676/7 v Sri Lanka at Kanpur, 1986/87)
  • Lunch: Australia 49/0 (Langer 38*, Hayden 8*, 16 overs)
  • Australia 50 in 73 mins, off 16.4 overs
  • Langer/Hayden 50 partnership in 73 mins, off 101 balls
  • Langer 50 in 83 mins, off 66 balls, 9x4
  • Australia 100 in 100 mins, off 22.3 overs
  • Langer/Hayden 100 partnership in 100 mins, off 137 balls
  • Hayden 50 in 106 mins, off 69 balls, 9x4, 1x6
  • Australia 150 in 143 mins, off 31.4 overs
  • Langer 100 in 167 mins, off 124 balls, 15x4, 1x6
  • Langer/Ponting 50 partnership in 38 mins, off 52 balls
  • Australia 200 in 180 mins, off 40 overs
  • Tea: Australia 210/1 (Langer 115*, Ponting 11*, 42 overs)
  • Australia 200 in 180 mins, off 40 overs
  • Australia 250 in 238 mins, off 55 overs
  • Australia 300 in 289 mins, off 68.3 overs
  • Waugh/Katich 50 partnership in 42 mins, off 72 balls
  • Katich 50 in 72 mins, off 61 balls, 6x4
  • Attendance: 40,501
Day 4
  • Australia 350 in 353 mins, off 83 overs
  • Australia 400 in 413 mins, off 96.2 overs
  • Katich/Gillespie 50 partnership in 57 mins, off 82 balls
  • Katich 100 in 165 mins, off 116 balls, 15x4
  • Lunch: Australia 448/7 (Katich 118*, Gillespie 31*, 109 overs)
  • Australia 450 in 463 mins, off 109.2 overs
  • Katich/Gillespie 100 partnership in 107 mins, off 160 balls
  • India 50 in 53 mins, off 10.3 overs
  • Sehwag/Dravid 50 partnership in 40 mins, off 52 balls
  • Tea: India 66/1 (Sehwag 45*, Dravid 13*, 15 overs)
  • India 100 in 119 mins, off 28 overs
  • Dravid/Tendulkar 50 partnership in 61 mins, off 93 balls
  • Dravid 50 in 126 mins, off 85 balls, 7x4, 1x6
  • Dravid/Tendulkar 100 partnership in 87 mins, off 135 balls
  • Tendulkar 50 in 99 mins, off 82 balls, 4x4
  • India 200 in 178 mins, off 42 overs
  • Attendance: 36,164
Day 5
  • Rain interrupted play from 11.10am to 11.32pm; stumps rescheduled to 6.23pm
  • Australia 50 in 54 mins, off 12.3 overs
  • Langer/Hayden 50 partnership in 54 mins, off 76 balls
  • Australia 100 in 105 mins, off 24 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 117/2 (Ponting 15*, Martyn 14*, 27 overs)
  • Ponting/Martyn 50 partnership in 53 mins, off 98 balls
  • Australia 150 in 152 mins, off 38.4 overs
  • Australia 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (45th over - Kumble's 20th over)
  • Australia 200 in 226 mins, off 56.3 overs
  • Tea: Australia 204/4 (Waugh 19*, Katich 3*, 59 overs)
  • Waugh/Katich 50 partnership in 54 mins, off 88 balls
  • Australia 250 in 285 mins, off 72.1 overs
  • Waugh 50 in 114 mins, off 115 balls, 11x4
  • Waugh/Katich 100 partnership in 98 mins, off 155 balls
  • Australia 300 in 322 mins, off 80.4 overs
  • Katich 50 in 105 mins, off 64 balls, 6x4
  • Australia 350 in 381 mins, off 93.2 overs
  • Attendance: 27,056
  • Total Attendance: 189,989