result
2nd Test, Lord's, Aug 2 - 7 1979, India tour of England
(148 ov)96 & 318/4
419/9d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
103
dilip-vengsarkar
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c †Taylor b Gooch421141394036.84
Chetan Chauhan c Randall b Botham214290014.28
Dilip Vengsarkar c Botham b Hendrick01220000.00
Gundappa Viswanath c Brearley b Hendrick2134383061.76
Anshuman Gaekwad c †Taylor b Botham1371931018.30
Yashpal Sharma c †Taylor b Botham1153652020.75
Kapil Dev c Miller b Botham4550080.00
Karsan Ghavri not out 319360015.78
Bharath Reddy lbw b Botham0810000.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan (c)run out 011000.00
Bishan Bedi  b Lever042000.00
Extras0
TOTAL(55.5 Ov, RR: 1.71)96
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-23 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-51 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-75 (Sunil Gavaskar), 5-79 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 6-89 (Kapil Dev), 7-96 (Yashpal Sharma), 8-96 (Bharath Reddy), 9-96 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 10-96 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Lever9.532912.94---00
Ian Botham1993551.84---00
Mike Hendrick1571521.00---00
Phil Edmonds21100.50---00
Graham Gooch1051611.60---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Brearley (c)c †Reddy b Kapil Dev1228352042.85
Geoff Boycott c Gavaskar b Ghavri3280935040.00
Graham Gooch  b Kapil Dev1052761019.23
David Gower  b Ghavri829413110287.23
Derek Randall run out 571351568042.22
Ian Botham  b Venkataraghavan3663743057.14
Geoff Miller st †Reddy b Bedi621601924038.75
Phil Edmonds c †Reddy b Kapil Dev2053504037.73
Bob Taylor c Vengsarkar b Bedi641121239057.14
John Lever not out 68121075.00
Extras(b 11, lb 21, nb 4, w 2)38
TOTAL(129.5 Ov, RR: 3.22)419/9d
Did not bat: Mike Hendrick 
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Mike Brearley), 2-60 (Geoff Boycott), 3-71 (Graham Gooch), 4-185 (David Gower), 5-226 (Derek Randall), 6-253 (Ian Botham), 7-291 (Phil Edmonds), 8-394 (Geoff Miller), 9-419 (Bob Taylor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev38119332.44---00
Karsan Ghavri31212223.93---00
Bishan Bedi38.5138722.24---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2227913.59---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Brearley b Botham591171428050.42
Chetan Chauhan c Randall b Edmonds311001144031.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Boycott b Edmonds10329535313034.91
Gundappa Viswanath c Gower b Lever11333735114033.53
Anshuman Gaekwad not out 13137003.22
Yashpal Sharma not out 59110055.55
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 1, w 1)6
TOTAL(148 Ov, RR: 2.14)318/4
Fall of wickets: 1-79 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-99 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-309 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-312 (Gundappa Viswanath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ian Botham35138012.28---00
Mike Hendrick25125602.24---00
John Lever2476912.87---00
Phil Edmonds45186221.37---00
Geoff Miller1763702.17---00
Graham Gooch20804.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1979
Player Of The Match
Dilip Vengsarkar
Dilip Vengsarkar
Series resultEngland led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 852
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Yashpal Sharma
Yashpal Sharma
Umpires
England Image
Dickie Bird
England Image
Ken Palmer
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 02 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 53/1 (Geoff Boycott 26*, Graham Gooch 8*)
Fri, 03 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 72/3 (David Gower 9*, Derek Randall 0*)
Sat, 04 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 357/7 (Geoff Miller 52*, Bob Taylor 25*)
Sun, 05 Aug - rest day
Mon, 06 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 196/2 (Dilip Vengsarkar 66*, Gundappa Viswanath 35*)
Tue, 07 Aug - day 5 - India 2nd innings 318/4 (148 ov) - end of match