2nd Test, Lord's, Jun 20 - 24 1996, India tour of England
344 & 278/9d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
124 & 38
England 1st INNINGS
Mike Atherton (c)lbw b Srinath053000.00
Alec Stewart  b Srinath20811263024.69
Nasser Hussain c Rathour b Ganguly361101695032.72
Graham Thorpe  b Srinath8917823810050.00
Graeme Hick c Srinath b Ganguly19100011.11
Ronnie Irani  b Prasad1230050.00
Jack Russell c Tendulkar b Prasad12426137113047.50
Chris Lewis c †Mongia b Prasad311181543026.27
Dominic Cork c †Mongia b Prasad02423000.00
Peter Martin c Tendulkar b Prasad4891050.00
Alan Mullally not out 035000.00
Extras(b 13, lb 11, nb 14)38
TOTAL(130.3 Ov, RR: 2.63)344
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Mike Atherton), 2-67 (Alec Stewart), 3-98 (Nasser Hussain), 4-102 (Graeme Hick), 5-107 (Ronnie Irani), 6-243 (Graham Thorpe), 7-326 (Chris Lewis), 8-337 (Dominic Cork), 9-343 (Peter Martin), 10-344 (Jack Russell)
Javagal Srinath3397632.30---04
Venkatesh Prasad33.3107652.26---01
Paras Mhambrey1935803.05---07
Anil Kumble2896002.14---00
Sourav Ganguly1524923.26---03
Sachin Tendulkar21100.50---00
India 1st INNINGS
Vikram Rathour c Hussain b Cork1532482046.87
Nayan Mongia lbw b Lewis24951223025.26
Sourav Ganguly  b Mullally13130143520043.52
Sachin Tendulkar  b Lewis3159815052.54
Mohammad Azharuddin (c)c †Russell b Mullally1634532047.05
Ajay Jadeja  b Irani1055941018.18
Rahul Dravid c †Russell b Lewis952673636035.58
Anil Kumble lbw b Martin14801141017.50
Javagal Srinath  b Mullally1947622040.42
Paras Mhambrey not out 1542732035.71
Venkatesh Prasad c Stewart b Cork416170025.00
Extras(b 11, lb 25, nb 9, w 10)55
TOTAL(169.3 Ov, RR: 2.53)429
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Vikram Rathour), 2-59 (Nayan Mongia), 3-123 (Sachin Tendulkar), 4-154 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-202 (Ajay Jadeja), 6-296 (Sourav Ganguly), 7-351 (Anil Kumble), 8-388 (Javagal Srinath), 9-419 (Rahul Dravid), 10-429 (Venkatesh Prasad)
Chris Lewis401110132.52---00
Dominic Cork42.31011222.63---27
Alan Mullally39147131.82---83
Peter Martin34107012.05---00
Ronnie Irani1233112.58---00
Graeme Hick20804.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS
Mike Atherton (c) b Kumble1751742033.33
Alec Stewart  b Srinath661361928048.52
Nasser Hussain c Dravid b Srinath2869953040.57
Peter Martin c Rathour b Prasad23971233023.71
Graham Thorpe c Rathour b Kumble2149553042.85
Graeme Hick c †Mongia b Prasad624351025.00
Ronnie Irani  b Mhambrey411001383041.00
Jack Russell lbw b Ganguly381371982027.73
Chris Lewis not out 2661822042.62
Dominic Cork c Azharuddin b Kumble1260050.00
Alan Mullally not out 069000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 5)11
TOTAL(121 Ov, RR: 2.29)278/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Mike Atherton), 2-109 (Nasser Hussain), 3-114 (Alec Stewart), 4-154 (Graham Thorpe), 5-167 (Graeme Hick), 6-168 (Peter Martin), 7-228 (Ronnie Irani), 8-274 (Jack Russell), 9-275 (Dominic Cork)
Javagal Srinath2987622.62---03
Venkatesh Prasad2485422.25---00
Anil Kumble51149031.76---00
Sourav Ganguly30511.66---01
Paras Mhambrey1434713.35---01
Lord's, London
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of England
Player Of The Match
Jack Russell
Jack Russell
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1328
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid
Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly
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Darrell Hair
England Image
Dickie Bird
TV Umpire
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Alan Whitehead
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
Thu, 20 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 238/5 (Graham Thorpe 85*, Jack Russell 69*)
Fri, 21 Jun - day 2 - India 1st innings 83/2 (Sourav Ganguly 26*, Sachin Tendulkar 16*)
Sat, 22 Jun - day 3 - India 1st innings 324/6 (Rahul Dravid 56*, Anil Kumble 6*)
Sun, 23 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 113/2 (Alec Stewart 65*, Peter Martin 1*)
Mon, 24 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 278/9d (121 ov) - end of match
  • Last test match for Umpire HD Bird
Day 1
  • Start of the match was delayed by 30 minutes.
  • Ganguly takes a wicket off the 7th ball he bowled.
  • Bad light ended the play when 10 more overs needed to be bowled.
Day 2
  • Russell scores his second century (after a gap of 7 years)
  • Prasad picks up his maiden 5-wicket innings haul
  • Tea taken immediately after the end of England innings
  • 39 overs minimum to be bowled in the Indian innings
Day 3
  • Tendulkar was dropped by Hick at second slip off the bowling of Lewis on the last ball of the very first over by Lewis in the morning.
  • New ball taken on the 2nd ball of 84th over, bowled by Cork.
  • Ganguly scores a century on debut 10th Indian player to score a century in his debut test, 7th Indian player to score a century in his debut innings 61st player (all countries) to score a century in debut test.
  • Bad light stops the play when 4.5 overs were yet to be bowled.
Day 4
  • Third new ball taken at the beginning of 165th over, by Lewis.
  • Dravid gets out on 90s in his debut innings, 25th player to do so.
Day 5
  • England declared at 5:20, and the match was declared a draw.