result
1st Test, Lord's, Jul 26 - 31 1990, India tour of England
653/4d & 272/4d
(target 472)454 & 224
England won by 247 runs
Player Of The Match
333, 1/26 & 123
graham-gooch
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c) b Prabhakar33348562843368.65
Mike Atherton  b Kapil Dev820221040.00
David Gower c Manjrekar b Hirwani401091554036.69
Allan Lamb c Manjrekar b Sharma13918727622074.33
Robin Smith not out 10015519414064.51
John Morris not out 421231019.04
Extras(b 2, lb 21, nb 4, w 2)29
TOTAL(162 Ov, RR: 4.03)653/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Mike Atherton), 2-141 (David Gower), 3-449 (Allan Lamb), 4-641 (Graham Gooch)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev34512013.52---00
Manoj Prabhakar43618714.34---00
Sanjeev Sharma33512213.69---00
Ravi Shastri2209904.50---00
Narendra Hirwani30110213.40---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ravi Shastri c Gooch b Hemmings10018424512154.34
Navjot Sidhu c Morris b Fraser3056762053.57
Sanjay Manjrekar c †Russell b Gooch1859741030.50
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Russell b Fraser521111368046.84
Mohammad Azharuddin (c) b Hemmings121111173220109.00
Sachin Tendulkar  b Lewis1019301052.63
Manoj Prabhakar c Lewis b Malcolm2549583051.02
Kapil Dev not out 77758984102.66
Kiran More c Morris b Fraser830290026.66
Sanjeev Sharma c †Russell b Fraser022000.00
Narendra Hirwani lbw b Fraser027000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 8, w 4)13
TOTAL(114.1 Ov, RR: 3.97)454
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Navjot Sidhu), 2-102 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 3-191 (Ravi Shastri), 4-241 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 5-288 (Sachin Tendulkar), 6-348 (Manoj Prabhakar), 7-393 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 8-430 (Kiran More), 9-430 (Sanjeev Sharma), 10-454 (Narendra Hirwani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devon Malcolm25110614.24---00
Angus Fraser39.1910452.65---00
Chris Lewis24310814.50---00
Graham Gooch632614.33---00
Eddie Hemmings20310925.45---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c)c Azharuddin b Sharma123113150134108.84
Mike Atherton c Vengsarkar b Sharma721141578063.15
David Gower not out 3255672058.18
Allan Lamb c Tendulkar b Hirwani1927402070.37
Robin Smith  b Prabhakar1519181078.94
Extras(lb 11)11
TOTAL(54.2 Ov, RR: 5.00)272/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-204 (Graham Gooch), 2-207 (Mike Atherton), 3-250 (Allan Lamb), 4-272 (Robin Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1005305.30---00
Manoj Prabhakar11.224513.97---00
Ravi Shastri703805.42---00
Sanjeev Sharma1507525.00---00
Narendra Hirwani1105014.54---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 472 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ravi Shastri c †Russell b Malcolm1218302066.66
Navjot Sidhu c Morris b Fraser1590020.00
Sanjay Manjrekar c †Russell b Malcolm3347576070.21
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Russell b Hemmings3572912048.61
Mohammad Azharuddin (c)c Atherton b Lewis3756735066.07
Sachin Tendulkar c Gooch b Fraser2765934041.53
Manoj Prabhakar lbw b Lewis814121057.14
Kapil Dev c Lewis b Hemmings714260050.00
Kiran More lbw b Fraser1659622027.11
Sanjeev Sharma run out (Gooch)38263670146.15
Narendra Hirwani not out 025000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 1, nb 6)10
TOTAL(62 Ov, RR: 3.61)224
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Navjot Sidhu), 2-23 (Ravi Shastri), 3-63 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 4-114 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 5-127 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-140 (Manoj Prabhakar), 7-158 (Kapil Dev), 8-181 (Sachin Tendulkar), 9-206 (Kiran More), 10-224 (Sanjeev Sharma)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Angus Fraser2273931.77---00
Devon Malcolm1006526.50---00
Eddie Hemmings2127923.76---00
Mike Atherton1011011.00---00
Chris Lewis812623.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Season1990
Player Of The Match
Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1148
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
John Morris
John Morris
Umpires
England Image
Dickie Bird
England Image
Nigel Plews
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 359/2 (Graham Gooch 194*, Allan Lamb 104*)
Fri, 27 Jul - day 2 - India 1st innings 48/0 (Ravi Shastri 27*, Navjot Sidhu 20*)
Sat, 28 Jul - day 3 - India 1st innings 376/6 (Mohammad Azharuddin 117*, Kapil Dev 14*)
Sun, 29 Jul - rest day
Mon, 30 Jul - day 4 - India 2nd innings 57/2 (Sanjay Manjrekar 29*, Dilip Vengsarkar 14*)
Tue, 31 Jul - day 5 - India 2nd innings 224 (62 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • England 1st innings
  • Gooch 333 : 6th highest ever test score (628 mins, 485 balls, 3 6's, 43 4's)
  • Gooch/Lamb partnership of 308 : highest England partnership v India (276 mins)
  • England 653-4 : England's highest score against India.
  • India 1st innings
  • India avoided the follow-on when Kapil Dev hit 4 consecutive 6's off Hemmings (having played the 1st two balls of the over defensively).
  • England 2nd innings
  • Gooch 123: (150 mins, 113 balls, 4 6's)
  • Gooch's aggregate score (456) : highest ever in tests 2nd highest in 1st class
  • Gooch/Atherton (204) : highest 1st wicket partnership for England v India