result
3rd Test, Auckland, Mar 12 - 18 1981, India tour of New Zealand
238 & 284
(62 ov, target 157)366 & 95/5
Match drawn
player of the match
John Wright
New Zealand
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c †Smith b Snedden521221023.80
Chetan Chauhan c Cairns b Bracewell361321654027.27
Dilip Vengsarkar c Howarth b Snedden068000.00
Sandeep Patil c †Smith b Cairns19182840105.55
Gundappa Viswanath lbw b Hadlee217230011.76
Tirumalai Srinivasan c †Smith b Bracewell2981983035.80
Ravi Shastri c & b Cairns545520011.11
Syed Kirmani  b Bracewell782302785033.91
Kapil Dev  b Cairns410121040.00
Shivlal Yadav c Hadlee b Bracewell432132133020.18
Dilip Doshi not out 316160018.75
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 6)14
TOTAL(130.3 Ov, RR: 1.82)238
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-10 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-43 (Sandeep Patil), 4-50 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-97 (Chetan Chauhan), 6-100 (Tirumalai Srinivasan), 7-114 (Ravi Shastri), 8-124 (Kapil Dev), 9-229 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-238 (Syed Kirmani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee27114911.81---00
Martin Snedden2275222.36---00
Lance Cairns27133731.37---00
Jeremy Coney911401.55---00
John Bracewell42.3176141.43---00
Geoff Howarth301103.66---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c †Kirmani b Chauhan11043446010125.34
Bruce Edgar c Shastri b Patil025000.00
John Reid c Viswanath b Shastri742692725027.50
Geoff Howarth (c)c sub b Shastri01715000.00
Jeremy Coney c & b Doshi652072617031.40
Jock Edwards c & b Doshi3450614068.00
Richard Hadlee c Chauhan b Yadav075000.00
Lance Cairns c Gavaskar b Shastri4172984156.94
Ian Smith  b Shastri1023272043.47
John Bracewell lbw b Shastri13831002.63
Martin Snedden not out 0710000.00
Extras(b 14, lb 10, nb 7)31
TOTAL(186 Ov, RR: 1.96)366
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bruce Edgar), 2-148 (John Reid), 3-152 (Geoff Howarth), 4-251 (John Wright), 5-301 (Jock Edwards), 6-302 (Richard Hadlee), 7-332 (Jeremy Coney), 8-354 (Ian Smith), 9-365 (John Bracewell), 10-366 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev2063401.70---00
Sandeep Patil64210.33---00
Shivlal Yadav3389112.75---00
Dilip Doshi69347921.14---00
Ravi Shastri561312552.23---00
Chetan Chauhan20412.00---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Wright b Bracewell331011155032.67
Chetan Chauhan c Cairns b Bracewell752860013.46
Tirumalai Srinivasan c Wright b Cairns191051193018.09
Gundappa Viswanath run out 461371536033.57
Dilip Vengsarkar not out 521842425028.26
Sandeep Patil  b Bracewell57931008161.29
Kapil Dev c Edgar b Cairns1417242182.35
Syed Kirmani  b Bracewell1530020.00
Ravi Shastri run out 934302026.47
Shivlal Yadav c †Smith b Bracewell1540020.00
Dilip Doshi  b Cairns2460050.00
Extras(b 23, lb 7, nb 13)43
TOTAL(120.5 Ov, RR: 2.35)284
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-50 (Sunil Gavaskar), 3-93 (Tirumalai Srinivasan), 4-143 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-236 (Sandeep Patil), 6-260 (Kapil Dev), 7-261 (Syed Kirmani), 8-277 (Ravi Shastri), 9-279 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-284 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee2136503.09---00
Martin Snedden1344003.07---00
Lance Cairns35.5164731.31---00
Jeremy Coney41300.75---00
John Bracewell41197551.82---00
Geoff Howarth631101.83---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 157 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright not out 331942182017.01
Bruce Edgar c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev1790014.28
Jock Edwards c & b Shastri47961322148.95
Richard Hadlee  b Shastri211120018.18
Geoff Howarth (c)c Chauhan b Doshi24952004.08
John Reid lbw b Doshi066000.00
Jeremy Coney not out 012000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 4, nb 3)10
TOTAL(62 Ov, RR: 1.53)95/5
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Bruce Edgar), 2-83 (Jock Edwards), 3-87 (Richard Hadlee), 4-94 (Geoff Howarth), 5-95 (John Reid)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1061511.50---00
Sandeep Patil40802.00---00
Shivlal Yadav1142001.81---00
Dilip Doshi1991820.94---00
Ravi Shastri1882421.33---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season1980/81
Player Of The Match
John Wright
John Wright
Ravi Shastri
Ravi Shastri
Player Of The Series
John Reid
John Reid
Series resultNew Zealand won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 899
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Tirumalai Srinivasan
Tirumalai Srinivasan
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Fred Goodall
New Zealand Image
Steve Woodward
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Mar - day 1 -India 1st innings 184/8 (Syed Kirmani 42*, Shivlal Yadav 28*, null ov)
Sat, 14 Mar - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 127/1 (John Wright 55*, John Reid 66*, null ov)
Sun, 15 Mar - day 3 -New Zealand 1st innings 357/8 (Lance Cairns 34*, John Bracewell 0*, null ov)
Mon, 16 Mar - rest day
Tue, 17 Mar - day 4 -India 2nd innings 197/4 (Dilip Vengsarkar 20*, Sandeep Patil 36*, null ov)
Wed, 18 Mar - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 95/5 (62 ov) - end of match