result
1st Test, Auckland, Jan 24 - 28 1976, India tour of New Zealand
266 & 215
(target 68)414 & 71/2
India won by 8 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Morrison c & b Chandrasekhar46-13460-
Glenn Turner (c)c Gavaskar b Chandrasekhar23---0-
Bevan Congdon c Madan Lal b Prasanna54-12531-
John Parker  b Chandrasekhar17---0-
Brian Hastings lbw b Prasanna8---0-
Mark Burgess c Prasanna b Venkataraghavan31-7660-
Ken Wadsworth c Gavaskar b Prasanna41-12230-
Dayle Hadlee  b Chandrasekhar24---0-
David O'Sullivan c S Amarnath b Chandrasekhar0--00-
Hedley Howarth c & b Chandrasekhar0--00-
Richard Collinge not out 3--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 12, nb 2)19
TOTAL(87 Ov, RR: 3.05)266
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Glenn Turner), 2-110 (John Morrison), 3-144 (Bevan Congdon), 4-145 (John Parker), 5-155 (Brian Hastings), 6-211 (Mark Burgess), 7-263 (Dayle Hadlee), 8-263 (Ken Wadsworth), 9-263 (David O'Sullivan), 10-266 (Hedley Howarth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Madan Lal501402.10---00
Mohinder Amarnath411603.00---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar3069462.35---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan2445911.84---00
Erapalli Prasanna2456432.00---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Turner b Howarth116-368151-
Dilip Vengsarkar lbw b Collinge7---0-
Surinder Amarnath c sub b Hadlee124-259161-
Gundappa Viswanath c †Wadsworth b Hadlee0--00-
Brijesh Patel c Morrison b Congdon10---0-
Srinivas Venkataraghavan c Congdon b Howarth1--00-
Mohinder Amarnath  b Congdon64-10781-
Madan Lal c Turner b Congdon27-92-0-
Syed Kirmani  b Congdon14---0-
Erapalli Prasanna not out 25---0-
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar  b Congdon0--00-
Extras(b 13, lb 9, nb 4)26
TOTAL(121.7 Ov, RR: 3.39)414
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 2-220 (Surinder Amarnath), 3-220 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-270 (Brijesh Patel), 5-270 (Sunil Gavaskar), 6-275 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 7-368 (Madan Lal), 8-369 (Mohinder Amarnath), 9-414 (Syed Kirmani), 10-414 (Bhagwath Chandrasekhar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge1936112.40---00
Dayle Hadlee1837122.95---00
Bevan Congdon26.736551.81---00
Hedley Howarth2969722.50---00
David O'Sullivan2949402.43---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Morrison c Viswanath b Prasanna23---0-
Glenn Turner (c)c Madan Lal b Prasanna13---0-
Bevan Congdon c Gavaskar b Prasanna54-17730-
John Parker c Vengsarkar b Prasanna70-14090-
Brian Hastings  b Prasanna1--00-
Mark Burgess lbw b Chandrasekhar6---0-
Ken Wadsworth  b Chandrasekhar19---0-
Dayle Hadlee c Vengsarkar b Prasanna0--00-
David O'Sullivan c S Amarnath b Prasanna1--00-
Richard Collinge c S Amarnath b Prasanna13---0-
Hedley Howarth not out 1--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 2)14
TOTAL(70.2 Ov, RR: 3.06)215
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Glenn Turner), 2-39 (John Morrison), 3-161 (John Parker), 4-169 (Brian Hastings), 5-180 (Mark Burgess), 6-180 (Bevan Congdon), 7-180 (Dayle Hadlee), 8-182 (David O'Sullivan), 9-214 (Richard Collinge), 10-215 (Ken Wadsworth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Madan Lal44000.00---00
Mohinder Amarnath20803.00---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar22.228522.86---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan1983201.26---00
Erapalli Prasanna2357682.47---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 68 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)not out 35-6261-
Dilip Vengsarkar c Turner b Howarth6---0-
Surinder Amarnath lbw b Howarth9---0-
Gundappa Viswanath not out 11---0-
Extras(b 7, nb 3)10
TOTAL(14.2 Ov, RR: 4.98)71/2
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 2-56 (Surinder Amarnath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge201405.25---00
Dayle Hadlee301503.75---00
Hedley Howarth5.231522.14---00
David O'Sullivan411703.18---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season1975/76
Series resultIndia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 769
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Dilip Vengsarkar
Dilip Vengsarkar
Surinder Amarnath
Surinder Amarnath
Syed Kirmani
Syed Kirmani
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Dennis Copps
New Zealand Image
Robert Monteith
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 24 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 16/0 (Sunil Gavaskar 8*, Dilip Vengsarkar 7*)
Sun, 25 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 279/6 (Mohinder Amarnath 8*, Madan Lal 0*)
Mon, 26 Jan - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 161/2 (Bevan Congdon 46*, John Parker 70*)
Tue, 27 Jan - rest day
Wed, 28 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 71/2 (14.2 ov) - end of match