result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 24 - Jan 28 2012, India tour of Australia
604/7d & 167/5d
(69.4 ov, target 500)272 & 201
Australia won by 298 runs
player of the match
Peter Siddle
Australia
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ed Cowan c Laxman b Ashwin30631103047.62
David Warner lbw b Khan823280034.78
Shaun Marsh  b Ashwin312100025.00
Ricky Ponting c Tendulkar b Khan22140451621054.70
Michael Clarke (c) b Yadav21027538026176.36
Michael Hussey run out (Gambhir)2533513075.76
Brad Haddin not out 4266921263.64
Peter Siddle c †Saha b Ashwin215140013.33
Ryan Harris not out 3551652168.63
Extras(b 3, lb 17, w 8)28
TOTAL(157 Ov, RR: 3.84, 636 Mts)604/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (David Warner, 6.5 ov), 2-31 (Shaun Marsh, 9.6 ov), 3-84 (Ed Cowan, 25.5 ov), 4-470 (Michael Clarke, 120.3 ov), 5-520 (Michael Hussey, 133.6 ov), 6-530 (Ricky Ponting, 136.1 ov), 7-533 (Peter Siddle, 139.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan3149623.101379020
Umesh Yadav26113615.238913110
Ravichandran Ashwin53619433.6621518200
Ishant Sharma30610003.3313514000
Virender Sehwag1605503.44602100
Virat Kohli10303.0050000
India 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gautam Gambhir c Hussey b Siddle34941404036.17
Virender Sehwag (c)c & b Siddle18182130100.00
Rahul Dravid  b Hilfenhaus1980011.11
Sachin Tendulkar c Ponting b Siddle2569943036.23
VVS Laxman c †Haddin b Lyon1843611041.86
Virat Kohli lbw b Hilfenhaus11621323711154.46
Wriddhiman Saha  b Harris35941371137.23
Ravichandran Ashwin lbw b Siddle59120055.56
Zaheer Khan c †Haddin b Siddle011000.00
Ishant Sharma  b Hilfenhaus1623303069.57
Umesh Yadav not out 005000.00
Extras(b 1, nb 2, w 1)4
TOTAL(95.1 Ov, RR: 2.85, 378 Mts)272
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Virender Sehwag, 5.1 ov), 2-31 (Rahul Dravid, 6.6 ov), 3-78 (Sachin Tendulkar, 31.2 ov), 4-87 (Gautam Gambhir, 33.5 ov), 5-111 (VVS Laxman, 46.1 ov), 6-225 (Wriddhiman Saha, 84.4 ov), 7-230 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 87.1 ov), 8-230 (Zaheer Khan, 87.2 ov), 9-263 (Ishant Sharma, 93.6 ov), 10-272 (Virat Kohli, 95.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ryan Harris2577112.8411910000
Ben Hilfenhaus22.156232.801047012
Peter Siddle1524953.27696000
Nathan Lyon2154812.29982100
Michael Clarke612303.83241100
Michael Hussey601803.00240000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
David Warner c & b Ashwin2839384071.79
Ed Cowan lbw b Ashwin1027471037.04
Shaun Marsh lbw b Khan045000.00
Ricky Ponting not out 60961465062.50
Michael Clarke (c)c †Saha b Yadav3743714086.05
Michael Hussey lbw b Sharma1540421037.50
Brad Haddin not out 1126282042.31
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(46 Ov, RR: 3.63, 191 Mts)167/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (David Warner, 9.6 ov), 2-40 (Shaun Marsh, 10.6 ov), 3-40 (Ed Cowan, 11.4 ov), 4-111 (Michael Clarke, 28.2 ov), 5-147 (Michael Hussey, 38.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan1313812.92564000
Ravichandran Ashwin2027323.65839000
Ishant Sharma802713.38332000
Umesh Yadav502314.60162000
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 500 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gautam Gambhir c †Haddin b Harris318180016.67
Virender Sehwag (c)c Ponting b Lyon625382120116.98
Rahul Dravid c Hussey b Harris2571952035.21
Sachin Tendulkar c Cowan b Lyon1334462038.24
VVS Laxman c Marsh b Lyon35881014039.77
Virat Kohli run out (Hilfenhaus)2262962035.48
Ishant Sharma c †Haddin b Harris212220016.67
Wriddhiman Saha c †Haddin b Siddle320200015.00
Ravichandran Ashwin not out 1531391048.39
Zaheer Khan c Warner b Hilfenhaus1518273083.33
Umesh Yadav c †Haddin b Lyon11113009.09
Extras(lb 3, w 2)5
TOTAL(69.4 Ov, RR: 2.88, 289 Mts)201
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Gautam Gambhir, 4.3 ov), 2-80 (Virender Sehwag, 19.1 ov), 3-100 (Rahul Dravid, 28.1 ov), 4-110 (Sachin Tendulkar, 31.4 ov), 5-162 (VVS Laxman, 53.2 ov), 6-166 (Virat Kohli, 54.6 ov), 7-166 (Ishant Sharma, 58.2 ov), 8-170 (Wriddhiman Saha, 59.5 ov), 9-193 (Zaheer Khan, 66.2 ov), 10-201 (Umesh Yadav, 69.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ryan Harris1954132.16942010
Ben Hilfenhaus1123513.18537010
Peter Siddle1454713.36688000
Nathan Lyon21.446342.911018000
Michael Hussey20301.50100000
Michael Clarke20904.5061000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season2011/12
Player Of The Match
Peter Siddle
Peter Siddle
Player Of The Series
Michael Clarke
Michael Clarke
Series resultAustralia won the 4-match series 4-0
Match numberTEST No. 2031
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days24,25,26,27,28 January 2012 - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
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Simon Fry
Reserve Umpire
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Paul Wilson
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 24 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 335/3 (Ricky Ponting 137*, Michael Clarke 140*, 90 ov)
Wed, 25 Jan - day 2 -India 1st innings 61/2 (Gautam Gambhir 30*, Sachin Tendulkar 12*, 21 ov)
Thu, 26 Jan - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 50/3 (Ricky Ponting 1*, Michael Clarke 9*, 14 ov)
Fri, 27 Jan - day 4 -India 2nd innings 166/6 (Ishant Sharma 2*, Wriddhiman Saha 0*, 56 ov)
Sat, 28 Jan - day 5 -India 2nd innings 201/10 (69.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 44/2 in 15.0 overs (EJM Cowan 17, RT Ponting 11)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (EJM Cowan 14, RT Ponting 35, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: Australia - 98/3 in 29.0 overs (RT Ponting 43, MJ Clarke 8)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 29.2 overs (176 balls), Extras 6
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (RT Ponting 24, MJ Clarke 21, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 40.5 overs (245 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Australia - 154/3 in 43.0 overs (RT Ponting 68, MJ Clarke 34)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 69 balls (8 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 160 balls (RT Ponting 45, MJ Clarke 50, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 55.4 overs (334 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: Australia - 214/3 in 58.0 overs (RT Ponting 91, MJ Clarke 71)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 214 balls (RT Ponting 59, MJ Clarke 87, Ex 5)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 164 balls (11 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 65.1 overs (391 balls), Extras 13
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 133 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 268 balls (RT Ponting 80, MJ Clarke 109, Ex 11)
  • Drinks: Australia - 287/3 in 73.0 overs (RT Ponting 120, MJ Clarke 109)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 76.4 overs (460 balls), Extras 17
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 325/3 after 85.2 overs (RT Ponting 134, MJ Clarke 133)
  • Attendance: 21,480
  • 4th Wicket: 250 runs in 382 balls (RT Ponting 99, MJ Clarke 140, Ex 11)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 335/3 in 90.0 overs (RT Ponting 137, MJ Clarke 140)
Day 2
  • Australia: 350 runs in 92.2 overs (554 balls), Extras 17
  • MJ Clarke: 150 off 193 balls (21 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • RT Ponting: 150 off 274 balls (16 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 300 runs in 442 balls (RT Ponting 122, MJ Clarke 164, Ex 14)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 103.5 overs (623 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: Australia - 400/3 in 104.0 overs (RT Ponting 164, MJ Clarke 175)
  • 4th Wicket: 350 runs in 515 balls (RT Ponting 148, MJ Clarke 190, Ex 14)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 113.3 overs (681 balls), Extras 20
  • MJ Clarke: 200 off 255 balls (25 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 469/3 in 120.0 overs (RT Ponting 198, MJ Clarke 210)
  • RT Ponting: 200 off 357 balls (21 x 4)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 131.6 overs (792 balls), Extras 22
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (RT Ponting 21, MEK Hussey 25, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 520/5 in 134.0 overs (RT Ponting 220)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 144.4 overs (868 balls), Extras 27
  • Tea: Australia - 569/7 in 150.0 overs (BJ Haddin 23, RJ Harris 19)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (BJ Haddin 26, RJ Harris 23, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 600 runs in 156.5 overs (941 balls), Extras 28
  • Innings Break: Australia - 604/7 in 157.0 overs (BJ Haddin 42, RJ Harris 35)
  • India 1st innings
  • Drinks: India - 48/2 in 11.0 overs (G Gambhir 21, SR Tendulkar 8)
  • India: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (67 balls), Extras 0
  • End Of Day: India - 61/2 in 21.0 overs (G Gambhir 30, SR Tendulkar 12)
  • Attendance: 19,671
Day 3
  • Drinks: India - 87/4 in 33.5 overs (VVS Laxman 9)
  • India: 100 runs in 40.3 overs (243 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: India - 122/5 in 51.0 overs (V Kohli 21, WP Saha 5)
  • India: 150 runs in 59.4 overs (358 balls), Extras 1
  • V Kohli: 50 off 100 balls (5 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (V Kohli 37, WP Saha 12, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: India - 171/5 in 66.0 overs (V Kohli 56, WP Saha 17)
  • India: 200 runs in 72.2 overs (435 balls), Extras 3
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 182 balls (V Kohli 65, WP Saha 32, Ex 3)
  • New Ball Taken: India 220/5 after 80.1 overs (V Kohli 87, WP Saha 34)
  • Tea: India - 225/6 in 84.4 overs (V Kohli 91)
  • V Kohli: 100 off 199 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 250 runs in 92.2 overs (555 balls), Extras 3
  • Innings Break: India - 272/10 in 95.1 overs (UT Yadav 0)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.5 overs (83 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: Australia - 50/3 in 14.0 overs (RT Ponting 1, MJ Clarke 9)
  • Attendance: 35,081
Day 4
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (RT Ponting 30, MJ Clarke 20, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 26.5 overs (161 balls), Extras 2
  • Australia 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (27th over, bowled by U Yadav, called by Umpire HDPK Dharmasena)
  • Drinks: Australia - 111/4 in 28.2 overs (RT Ponting 34)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 73 balls (4 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 41.5 overs (250 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: Australia - 154/5 in 43.0 overs (RT Ponting 57, BJ Haddin 1)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 167/5 in 46.0 overs (RT Ponting 60, BJ Haddin 11)
  • India 2nd innings
  • Drinks: India - 49/1 in 12.0 overs (V Sehwag 37, R Dravid 8)
  • India: 50 runs in 12.5 overs (77 balls), Extras 1
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 36 balls (11 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (V Sehwag 41, R Dravid 12, Ex 0)
  • Tea: India - 92/2 in 24.0 overs (R Dravid 19, SR Tendulkar 7)
  • India: 100 runs in 27.2 overs (164 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: India - 121/4 in 39.0 overs (VVS Laxman 9, V Kohli 8)
  • India: 150 runs in 50.4 overs (304 balls), Extras 3
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 121 balls (VVS Laxman 29, V Kohli 18, Ex 3)
  • End Of Day: India - 166/6 in 56.0 overs (I Sharma 2, WP Saha 0)
  • Attendace: 17,408
Day 5
  • India: 200 runs in 67.5 overs (407 balls), Extras 5