result
1st Test, Bulawayo, Sep 13 - 16 2005, India tour of Zimbabwe
(47.5 ov)279 & 185
India won by an innings and 90 runs
player of the match
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brendan Taylor c Gambhir b Khan1332441040.62
Terry Duffin lbw b Pathan561301698043.07
Hamilton Masakadza c †Karthik b Khan1417173082.35
Dion Ebrahim c & b Pathan24821092029.26
Tatenda Taibu (c)†not out 711582186144.93
Heath Streak c Dravid b Kumble2788842030.68
Charles Coventry lbw b Kumble21090020.00
Andy Blignaut lbw b Khan433400012.12
Keith Dabengwa c Laxman b Pathan3544555179.54
Gavin Ewing lbw b Pathan012000.00
Blessing Mahwire  b Pathan416190025.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 20, w 1)29
TOTAL(98.5 Ov, RR: 2.82)279
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Brendan Taylor, 9.3 ov), 2-45 (Hamilton Masakadza, 13.6 ov), 3-119 (Terry Duffin, 41.2 ov), 4-124 (Dion Ebrahim, 43.3 ov), 5-193 (Heath Streak, 68.4 ov), 6-197 (Charles Coventry, 70.6 ov), 7-210 (Andy Blignaut, 81.3 ov), 8-269 (Keith Dabengwa, 94.3 ov), 9-269 (Gavin Ewing, 94.4 ov), 10-279 (Blessing Mahwire, 98.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Irfan Pathan18.535853.07907013
Zaheer Khan2257433.361059009
Sourav Ganguly11000.0060000
Anil Kumble2677122.731286106
Harbhajan Singh2655502.111254100
Virender Sehwag511302.60231000
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gautam Gambhir c Taylor b Mahwire4659916077.96
Virender Sehwag  b Mahwire4448826191.66
Rahul Dravid c Taylor b Mahwire7711714710065.81
VVS Laxman run out (Streak/†Taibu)14022133121063.34
Sourav Ganguly (c)c Duffin b Ewing10126236010038.54
Yuvraj Singh  b Dabengwa1220342060.00
Dinesh Karthik c †Taibu b Blignaut1680016.66
Irfan Pathan c & b Dabengwa521031186050.48
Anil Kumble c Coventry b Dabengwa1744513038.63
Harbhajan Singh c Coventry b Mahwire37183343205.55
Zaheer Khan not out 1314190192.85
Extras(lb 7, nb 4, w 3)14
TOTAL(151.3 Ov, RR: 3.65)554
Fall of wickets: 1-88 (Virender Sehwag, 16.5 ov), 2-98 (Gautam Gambhir, 18.5 ov), 3-228 (Rahul Dravid, 54.6 ov), 4-356 (VVS Laxman, 92.4 ov), 5-372 (Yuvraj Singh, 99.1 ov), 6-379 (Dinesh Karthik, 100.4 ov), 7-476 (Irfan Pathan, 133.2 ov), 8-502 (Sourav Ganguly, 144.5 ov), 9-522 (Anil Kumble, 147.3 ov), 10-554 (Harbhajan Singh, 151.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak2639103.5011611120
Blessing Mahwire25.349243.6011114011
Andy Blignaut1929615.057114002
Keith Dabengwa39712733.2517114200
Gavin Ewing42514113.3517515201
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brendan Taylor lbw b Pathan44210100.00
Terry Duffin  b Khan26200033.33
Hamilton Masakadza c Kumble b Pathan212110016.66
Dion Ebrahim  b Pathan11322007.69
Tatenda Taibu (c)†c †Karthik b Kumble52831298062.65
Heath Streak lbw b Pathan017000.00
Charles Coventry c Gambhir b Harbhajan Singh2427404088.88
Andy Blignaut  b Harbhajan Singh2640424065.00
Keith Dabengwa lbw b Harbhajan Singh1630293053.33
Gavin Ewing lbw b Harbhajan Singh3447437072.34
Blessing Mahwire not out 1331380041.93
Extras(b 2, nb 7, w 2)11
TOTAL(47.5 Ov, RR: 3.86)185
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Brendan Taylor, 0.4 ov), 2-9 (Hamilton Masakadza, 2.4 ov), 3-9 (Terry Duffin, 3.5 ov), 4-16 (Dion Ebrahim, 6.6 ov), 5-18 (Heath Streak, 8.1 ov), 6-67 (Charles Coventry, 17.2 ov), 7-110 (Andy Blignaut, 27.4 ov), 8-130 (Tatenda Taibu, 34.3 ov), 9-138 (Keith Dabengwa, 35.4 ov), 10-185 (Gavin Ewing, 47.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Irfan Pathan1245344.41539010
Zaheer Khan812813.50392005
Harbhajan Singh15.515943.72648010
Anil Kumble1224313.58568002
MATCH DETAILS
Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Zimbabwe
Season2005
Player Of The Match
Irfan Pathan
Irfan Pathan
Series resultIndia led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1765
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Charles Coventry
Charles Coventry
Terry Duffin
Terry Duffin
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
Australia Image
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Russell Tiffin
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 13 Sep - day 1 -Zimbabwe 1st innings 265/7 (Tatenda Taibu 61*, Keith Dabengwa 35*Tatenda Taibu 61*, Keith Dabengwa 35*, 93 ov)
Wed, 14 Sep - day 2 -India 1st innings 325/3 (VVS Laxman 125*, Sourav Ganguly 23*VVS Laxman 125*, Sourav Ganguly 23*, 82 ov)
Thu, 15 Sep - day 3 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 67/6 (Tatenda Taibu 30*Tatenda Taibu 30*, 17.2 ov)
Fri, 16 Sep - day 4 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 185 (47.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th Umpire - M Mhlanga
Day 1
  • Zimbabwe 50 in 17.4 overs
  • Lunch - Day1 - Zimbabwe 75/2 (DD Ebrahim 10*, T Duffin 26*)
  • Zimbabwe 100 in 34.4 overs
  • T Duffin 50 in 117 balls, 7x4
  • Zimbabwe 150 in 52.5 overs
  • Tea - Day1 - Zimbabwe 167/4 (HH Streak 19*, T Taibu 24*)
  • T Taibu 50 in 106 balls 4x4, 1x6
  • Zimbabwe 200 in 73.3 overs
  • Zimbabwe 250 in 89.4 overs
Day 2
  • India 50 in 9.2 overs
  • Lunch - Day 2 - India: 88/1 (Gambhir 41*)
  • India innings: 1x5 ball over (68th over - Ewing's 16th over)
  • India 100 in 19.4 overs
  • India 150 in 32.1 overs
  • India 200 in 44.5 overs
  • RS Dravid 50, 61 balls, 8x4
  • Tea - Day 2 - India: 207/2 (Dravid 69*, Laxman 42*)
  • VVS Laxman 50, 105 balls, 5x4
  • VVS Laxman 100, 158 balls 15x4
  • India 250 in 65.2 overs
  • India 300 in 73.2 overs
Day 3
  • India 350 in 90.1 overs
  • SC Ganguly 50 in 138 balls, 5x4
  • Lunch - India: 396/6 in 106 overs (Ganguly 52*, Pathan 10*)
  • India 400 in 106.6 overs
  • India 450 in 118.5 overs
  • Tea - India: 491/7 in 142 overs (Kumble 8*, Ganguly 97*)
  • SC Ganguly 100 in 261 balls, 10x4
  • IK Pathan 50 in 92 balls, 6x4
  • India 500 in 144.4 overs
  • India 550 in 149.5 overs