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England vs India, 4th Test at London, , Aug 30 1979 - Full Scorecard

RESULT
4th Test, The Oval, August 30 - September 04, 1979, India tour of England
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305 & 334/8d
(T:438) 202 & 429/8

Match drawn

Player Of The Match
221
sunil-gavaskar
Player Of The Series
244 runs • 20 wkts
ian-botham
England 1st Innings
India 1st Innings
England 2nd Innings
India 2nd Innings
Info
England 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
lbw b Kapil Dev351021324034.31
c Yajurvindra Singh b Venkataraghavan14951171014.73
c Viswanath b Ghavri792052467038.53
lbw b Kapil Dev021000.00
c Yajurvindra Singh b Bedi5280968065.00
st †Reddy b Venkataraghavan3855524169.09
b Ghavri341021213033.33
c †Reddy b Kapil Dev934590026.47
c Kapil Dev b Venkataraghavan1641472039.02
not out 1028412035.71
c Gavaskar b Bedi097000.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 5, w 4)18
TOTAL124.5 Ov (RR: 2.44)305
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Alan Butcher), 2-51 (Geoff Boycott), 3-51 (David Gower), 4-148 (Peter Willey), 5-203 (Ian Botham), 6-245 (Graham Gooch), 7-272 (Mike Brearley), 8-275 (David Bairstow), 9-304 (Phil Edmonds), 10-305 (Mike Hendrick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
32128332.59---00
2686122.34---00
29.546922.31---00
821501.87---00
2995932.03---00
India 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Bairstow b Botham1339750033.33
c Botham b Willis613151046.15
c Botham b Willis031000.00
c Brearley b Botham621531705040.52
lbw b Willis2761593044.26
not out 431191761036.13
b Hendrick1637502043.24
c †Bairstow b Botham714150050.00
c †Bairstow b Botham1228322042.85
c & b Hendrick26120033.33
c Brearley b Hendrick1550020.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 3, w 5)13
TOTAL79.3 Ov (RR: 2.54)202
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-9 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-47 (Sunil Gavaskar), 4-91 (Yashpal Sharma), 5-130 (Gundappa Viswanath), 6-161 (Kapil Dev), 7-172 (Karsan Ghavri), 8-192 (Bharath Reddy), 9-200 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 10-202 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1825332.94---00
2876542.32---00
22.373831.68---00
411002.50---00
20603.00---00
511703.40---00
England 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
b Ghavri1252934186042.66
c Venkataraghavan b Ghavri2061752032.78
lbw b Kapil Dev3166673146.96
c †Reddy b Bedi726200026.92
c †Reddy b Ghavri31951164032.63
run out 034000.00
b Venkataraghavan1120260055.00
c Gavaskar b Kapil Dev591141358051.75
not out 2731364187.09
Extras(lb 14, nb 7, w 2)23
TOTAL116.5 Ov (RR: 2.85)334/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Alan Butcher), 2-107 (Graham Gooch), 3-125 (David Gower), 4-192 (Peter Willey), 5-194 (Ian Botham), 6-215 (Mike Brearley), 7-291 (Geoff Boycott), 8-334 (David Bairstow)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
28.548923.08---00
34117632.23---00
2647512.88---00
2646712.57---00
20402.00---00
India 2nd Innings (T: 438 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Gower b Botham22144349021049.88
c Botham b Willis802633147030.41
c Botham b Edmonds521391525037.41
c Gooch b Willey053000.00
lbw b Botham1929470065.51
c Brearley b Willey15111320136.36
lbw b Botham1320033.33
run out 64500150.00
not out 34120075.00
not out 5671083.33
Extras(b 11, lb 15, w 1)27
TOTAL150.5 Ov (RR: 2.84)429/8
Did not bat:
Fall of wickets: 1-213 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-366 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-367 (Kapil Dev), 4-389 (Sunil Gavaskar), 5-410 (Gundappa Viswanath), 6-411 (Yajurvindra Singh), 7-419 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 8-423 (Yashpal Sharma)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
2848913.17---00
2959733.34---00
821501.87---00
38118712.28---00
43.5159622.19---00
20904.50---00
20904.50---00
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CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 30 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 245/5 (Graham Gooch 79*, Mike Brearley 16*)
Fri, 31 Aug - day 2 - India 1st innings 137/5 (Yajurvindra Singh 19*, Kapil Dev 0*)
Sat, 01 Sep - day 3 - England 2nd innings 177/3 (Geoff Boycott 83*, Peter Willey 26*)
Sun, 02 Sep - rest day
Mon, 03 Sep - day 4 - India 2nd innings 76/0 (Sunil Gavaskar 42*, Chetan Chauhan 32*)
Tue, 04 Sep - day 5 - India 2nd innings 429/8 (150.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
Series
Season1979
Player Of The Match
Player Of The Series
Series resultEngland won the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 854
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
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