result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 24 - 28 2008, India tour of Australia
526 & 269/7d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
153
sachin-tendulkar
Player Of The Series
86 runs • 24 wkts
brett-lee
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Virender Sehwag c Hayden b Lee63901526070.00
Irfan Pathan c †Gilchrist b Johnson921342042.85
Rahul Dravid c Ponting b Johnson1855730032.72
Sachin Tendulkar c Hogg b Lee15320534213374.63
Sourav Ganguly lbw b Hogg729421024.13
VVS Laxman c †Gilchrist b Lee511021345050.00
MS Dhoni c Symonds b Johnson1664751025.00
Anil Kumble (c)c †Gilchrist b Johnson872052499042.43
Harbhajan Singh c †Gilchrist b Symonds631031357061.16
RP Singh c Johnson b Clarke043000.00
Ishant Sharma not out 1448801029.16
Extras(b 8, lb 21, nb 13, w 3)45
TOTAL(152.5 Ov, RR: 3.44, 664 Mts)526
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Irfan Pathan, 7.3 ov), 2-82 (Rahul Dravid, 23.2 ov), 3-122 (Virender Sehwag, 32.5 ov), 4-156 (Sourav Ganguly, 41.6 ov), 5-282 (VVS Laxman, 73.3 ov), 6-336 (MS Dhoni, 89.4 ov), 7-359 (Sachin Tendulkar, 96.3 ov), 8-466 (Harbhajan Singh, 131.3 ov), 9-468 (RP Singh, 132.3 ov), 10-526 (Anil Kumble, 152.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee36410132.8017113006
Mitchell Johnson37.5612643.3316412033
Stuart Clark3169202.961387000
Brad Hogg31211913.831218200
Michael Clarke1003913.90393100
Andrew Symonds702012.85302000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Phil Jaques  b Kumble601592193037.73
Matthew Hayden  b Sharma10320027110151.50
Ricky Ponting (c) b Sehwag14026639610052.63
Michael Hussey  b Pathan2266811033.33
Michael Clarke c Laxman b Sharma1182433158048.55
Andrew Symonds  b Sharma30631105047.61
Adam Gilchrist c Sehwag b Pathan1418191077.77
Brad Hogg not out 1642861038.09
Brett Lee c †Dhoni b Pathan1450025.00
Mitchell Johnson c Sharma b Harbhajan Singh1328322046.42
Stuart Clark  b Sehwag3880037.50
Extras(b 10, lb 12, nb 11, w 10)43
TOTAL(181 Ov, RR: 3.11, 783 Mts)563
Fall of wickets: 1-159 (Phil Jaques, 52.4 ov), 2-186 (Matthew Hayden, 63.4 ov), 3-241 (Michael Hussey, 83.4 ov), 4-451 (Ricky Ponting, 148.6 ov), 5-490 (Michael Clarke, 160.1 ov), 6-506 (Adam Gilchrist, 163.6 ov), 7-527 (Andrew Symonds, 170.3 ov), 8-528 (Brett Lee, 171.2 ov), 9-557 (Mitchell Johnson, 177.6 ov), 10-563 (Stuart Clark, 180.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RP Singh401403.50182000
Irfan Pathan36211233.1115511030
Ishant Sharma40611532.8718510048
Harbhajan Singh48512812.662018000
Anil Kumble30410913.631219102
Virender Sehwag1925122.68771000
Sachin Tendulkar10606.0010000
Sourav Ganguly31602.00140001
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Virender Sehwag c †Gilchrist b Symonds15123635411263.98
Irfan Pathan lbw b Johnson067000.00
Rahul Dravid retired hurt 1164982017.18
Sachin Tendulkar run out (Johnson)1336671036.11
Sourav Ganguly c Hussey b Johnson1838511047.36
VVS Laxman c †Gilchrist b Lee1230390040.00
MS Dhoni c Hayden b Lee2044583045.45
Anil Kumble (c)not out 952630017.30
Harbhajan Singh c Ponting b Hogg720220035.00
Ishant Sharma not out 220150010.00
Extras(b 9, lb 9, nb 5, w 3)26
TOTAL(90 Ov, RR: 2.98, 396 Mts)269/7d
Did not bat: RP Singh 
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Irfan Pathan, 1.5 ov), 1-57* (Rahul Dravid, retired hurt), 2-128 (Sachin Tendulkar, 37.6 ov), 3-162 (Sourav Ganguly, 49.2 ov), 4-186 (VVS Laxman, 56.6 ov), 5-237 (MS Dhoni, 70.6 ov), 6-253 (Virender Sehwag, 77.4 ov), 7-264 (Harbhajan Singh, 84.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee2737422.741185003
Mitchell Johnson1613322.06740032
Andrew Symonds2245212.361043100
Stuart Clark1233703.08586000
Brad Hogg1235314.41474100
Michael Clarke10202.0040000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
Player Of The Series
Brett Lee
Brett Lee
Series resultAustralia won the 4-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1863
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days24,25,26,27,28 January 2008 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Asad Rauf
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Billy Bowden
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
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Andrew Willoughby
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 309/5 (Sachin Tendulkar 124*, MS Dhoni 6*, 86 ov)
Fri, 25 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 62/0 (Phil Jaques 21*, Matthew Hayden 36*, 21 ov)
Sat, 26 Jan - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 322/3 (Ricky Ponting 79*, Michael Clarke 37*, 111 ov)
Sun, 27 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 45/1 (Virender Sehwag 31*, Rahul Dravid 11*, 17 ov)
Mon, 28 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 269/7d (90 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 43/1 in 12.0 overs (V Sehwag 27, R Dravid 3)
  • India: 50 runs in 12.6 overs (79 balls), Extras 5
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 68 balls (6 x 4)
  • Lunch: India - 89/2 in 26.0 overs (V Sehwag 56, SR Tendulkar 0)
  • India: 100 runs in 29.3 overs (181 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: India - 149/3 in 39.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 34, SC Ganguly 7)
  • India: 150 runs in 39.1 overs (240 balls), Extras 18
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 77 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: India - 187/4 in 53.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 55, VVS Laxman 16)
  • India: 200 runs in 55.6 overs (341 balls), Extras 19
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (SR Tendulkar 27, VVS Laxman 24, Ex 0)
  • India: 250 runs in 66.4 overs (406 balls), Extras 20
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 159 balls (SR Tendulkar 58, VVS Laxman 41, Ex 3)
  • SR Tendulkar: 100 off 133 balls (9 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 95 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 275/4 in 71.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 106, VVS Laxman 50)
  • India: 300 runs in 80.6 overs (494 balls), Extras 27
  • New Ball Taken: India 306/5 after 85.1 overs (SR Tendulkar 122, MS Dhoni 5)
  • End Of Day: India - 309/5 in 86.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 124, MS Dhoni 6)
Day 2
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 94 balls (SR Tendulkar 25, MS Dhoni 16, Ex 10)
  • India: 350 runs in 92.6 overs (568 balls), Extras 35
  • SR Tendulkar: 150 off 203 balls (13 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Drinks: India - 359/6 in 96.2 overs (SR Tendulkar 153, A Kumble 7)
  • India: 400 runs in 108.1 overs (659 balls), Extras 35
  • Lunch: India - 405/7 in 112.0 overs (A Kumble 23, Harbhajan Singh 30)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (A Kumble 22, Harbhajan Singh 30, Ex 0)
  • Harbhajan Singh: 50 off 87 balls (6 x 4)
  • India: 450 runs in 126.4 overs (771 balls), Extras 40
  • Drinks: India - 452/7 in 128.0 overs (A Kumble 40, Harbhajan Singh 55)
  • 8th Wicket: 100 runs in 204 balls (A Kumble 39, Harbhajan Singh 56, Ex 5)
  • A Kumble: 50 off 135 balls (7 x 4)
  • India: 500 runs in 143.3 overs (872 balls), Extras 44
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (A Kumble 34, I Sharma 12, Ex 5)
  • Tea: India - 525/9 in 151.0 overs (A Kumble 86, I Sharma 14)
  • Innings Break: India - 526/10 in 152.5 overs (I Sharma 14)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Attendance: 20,517
  • Australia: 50 runs in 17.3 overs (107 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 107 balls (PA Jaques 17, ML Hayden 30, Ex 5)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 62/0 in 21.0 overs (PA Jaques 21, ML Hayden 36)
Day 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 82/0 in 27.0 overs (PA Jaques 25, ML Hayden 45)
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 99 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 33.2 overs (203 balls), Extras 12
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 203 balls (PA Jaques 32, ML Hayden 57, Ex 12)
  • Drinks: Australia - 117/0 in 39.0 overs (PA Jaques 39, ML Hayden 66)
  • PA Jaques: 50 off 131 balls (3 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 47.2 overs (287 balls), Extras 13
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 287 balls (PA Jaques 55, ML Hayden 82, Ex 13)
  • Lunch: Australia - 158/0 in 51.0 overs (PA Jaques 59, ML Hayden 86)
  • ML Hayden: 100 off 181 balls (10 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 182/1 in 60.0 overs (ML Hayden 101, RT Ponting 7)
  • Drinks: Australia - 190/2 in 68.0 overs (RT Ponting 12, MEK Hussey 1)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 69.5 overs (423 balls), Extras 14
  • Tea: Australia - 225/2 in 78.0 overs (RT Ponting 28, MEK Hussey 20)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (RT Ponting 28, MEK Hussey 21, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 87.2 overs (529 balls), Extras 15
  • Attendance: 26,720
  • Drinks: Australia - 271/3 in 93.0 overs (RT Ponting 46, MJ Clarke 23)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 114 balls (3 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (RT Ponting 18, MJ Clarke 32, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 105.1 overs (639 balls), Extras 18
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 306/3 after 107.3 overs (RT Ponting 66, MJ Clarke 37)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 322/3 in 111.0 overs (RT Ponting 79, MJ Clarke 37)
Day 4
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 203 balls (RT Ponting 53, MJ Clarke 42, Ex 7)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 119.1 overs (724 balls), Extras 22
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 126 balls (3 x 4)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 183 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 373/3 in 125.0 overs (RT Ponting 101, MJ Clarke 64)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 294 balls (RT Ponting 72, MJ Clarke 71, Ex 8)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 135.3 overs (822 balls), Extras 23
  • Lunch: Australia - 425/3 in 142.0 overs (RT Ponting 124, MJ Clarke 91)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 378 balls (RT Ponting 94, MJ Clarke 96, Ex 10)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 209 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 148.4 overs (901 balls), Extras 25
  • Drinks: Australia - 479/4 in 157.0 overs (MJ Clarke 115, A Symonds 10)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 163.2 overs (992 balls), Extras 30
  • Tea: Australia - 509/6 in 167.0 overs (A Symonds 19, GB Hogg 1)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 176.1 overs (1075 balls), Extras 43
  • Drinks: Australia - 557/9 in 178.0 overs (GB Hogg 13)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 563/10 in 181.0 overs (GB Hogg 16)
  • India 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: India - 45/1 in 17.0 overs (V Sehwag 31, R Dravid 11)
Day 5
  • India: 50 runs in 20.6 overs (128 balls), Extras 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (V Sehwag 36, R Dravid 11, Ex 3)
  • R Dravid retired hurt at 57/1 (23.6 overs)
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 78 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: India - 77/1 in 28.0 overs (V Sehwag 63, SR Tendulkar 0)
  • India: 100 runs in 32.2 overs (196 balls), Extras 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (V Sehwag 41, SR Tendulkar 10, Ex 0)
  • V Sehwag: 100 off 123 balls (9 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Lunch: India - 142/2 in 41.0 overs (V Sehwag 103, SC Ganguly 9)
  • India: 150 runs in 43.4 overs (265 balls), Extras 7
  • India 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (45th over, A Symonds, called by Umpire BF Bowden)
  • Drinks: India - 169/3 in 53.0 overs (V Sehwag 115, VVS Laxman 3)
  • India: 200 runs in 62.2 overs (381 balls), Extras 14
  • Tea: India - 210/4 in 66.0 overs (V Sehwag 132, MS Dhoni 5)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (V Sehwag 20, MS Dhoni 20, Ex 11)
  • India: 250 runs in 76.2 overs (467 balls), Extras 24
  • V Sehwag: 150 off 228 balls (11 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: India - 263/6 in 82.0 overs (A Kumble 7, Harbhajan Singh 7)