result
3rd Test, Ahmedabad, Oct 29 - Nov 2 1999, New Zealand tour of India
583/7d & 148/5d
(95 ov, target 424)308 & 252/2
Match drawn
player of the match
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Devang Gandhi c †Parore b Cairns629381020.68
Sadagoppan Ramesh c Spearman b Harris11016922813065.08
Rahul Dravid c †Parore b Vettori3364876051.56
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c Nash b Vettori21734449429063.08
Sourav Ganguly c Nash b Astle12525132320049.80
Ajay Jadeja  b Vettori1348362027.08
Mannava Prasad  b Vettori212130016.66
Anil Kumble not out 2755624049.09
Javagal Srinath not out 3336553091.66
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 6)17
TOTAL(167 Ov, RR: 3.49)583/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Devang Gandhi, 8.4 ov), 2-102 (Rahul Dravid, 29.6 ov), 3-182 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 53.1 ov), 4-463 (Sourav Ganguly, 132.1 ov), 5-502 (Ajay Jadeja, 145.5 ov), 6-518 (Mannava Prasad, 149.6 ov), 7-521 (Sachin Tendulkar, 151.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Cairns2458213.4111012001
Dion Nash2868603.0712911004
Daniel Vettori57520043.5024429000
Nathan Astle1725513.23727000
Chris Harris1736413.767410001
Paul Wiseman2428503.54999000
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Stead c Ganguly b Kumble1761793027.86
Matt Horne c Dravid b Kumble22429008.33
Daniel Vettori c sub (R Vijay Bharadwaj) b Kumble316370018.75
Craig Spearman c Ramesh b BKV Prasad1751782033.33
Stephen Fleming (c)c †MSK Prasad b Srinath481341908035.82
Nathan Astle c Ganguly b BKV Prasad742273237132.59
Adam Parore lbw b Kumble1142542026.19
Chris Cairns  b Kumble721682369142.85
Chris Harris c Ramesh b Srinath1264802018.75
Dion Nash not out 1438560036.84
Paul Wiseman lbw b Harbhajan Singh33842007.89
Extras(b 8, lb 14, nb 13)35
TOTAL(141.4 Ov, RR: 2.17)308
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Matt Horne, 8.1 ov), 2-29 (Daniel Vettori, 16.1 ov), 3-33 (Gary Stead, 18.3 ov), 4-65 (Craig Spearman, 32.5 ov), 5-135 (Stephen Fleming, 59.6 ov), 6-166 (Adam Parore, 73.5 ov), 7-231 (Nathan Astle, 109.3 ov), 8-284 (Chris Harris, 127.5 ov), 9-294 (Chris Cairns, 130.4 ov), 10-308 (Paul Wiseman, 141.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath35117222.051789006
Venkatesh Prasad2695222.001357001
Anil Kumble48218251.702489006
Harbhajan Singh30.487812.541468200
Sourav Ganguly21201.00110000
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sadagoppan Ramesh c †Parore b Nash1620322080.00
Sachin Tendulkar (c) b Cairns15101630150.00
Rahul Dravid run out (Harris/†Parore)1220430060.00
Sourav Ganguly  b Harris5362832285.48
Mannava Prasad c †Parore b Astle1734451050.00
Javagal Srinath not out 1927281170.37
Ajay Jadeja not out 1219170063.15
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(32 Ov, RR: 4.62)148/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Sachin Tendulkar, 2.6 ov), 2-35 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 5.5 ov), 3-68 (Rahul Dravid, 11.5 ov), 4-114 (Mannava Prasad, 22.6 ov), 5-122 (Sourav Ganguly, 25.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Cairns612914.83194000
Dion Nash803514.37283000
Daniel Vettori2023011.5031200
Chris Harris1104414.00290100
Nathan Astle501312.60201000
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 424 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Matt Horne c sub (R Vijay Bharadwaj) b Kumble411642163025.00
Gary Stead c †MSK Prasad b Harbhajan Singh7817322110045.08
Craig Spearman not out 541291629041.86
Stephen Fleming (c)not out 6411315411056.63
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 9)15
TOTAL(95 Ov, RR: 2.65)252/2
Fall of wickets: 1-131 (Matt Horne, 54.3 ov), 2-131 (Gary Stead, 55.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath1535903.937011001
Venkatesh Prasad1323602.76604000
Anil Kumble31165711.831595004
Harbhajan Singh2675512.111288000
Sachin Tendulkar521903.80234000
Sourav Ganguly402005.00171004
Rahul Dravid11000.0060000
MATCH DETAILS
Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of India
Season1999/00
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
Player Of The Series
Anil Kumble
Anil Kumble
Series resultIndia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1465
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Rudi Koertzen
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V.K.Ramaswamy
TV Umpire
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Ivaturi Shivram
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Oct - day 1 -India 1st innings 311/3 (Sachin Tendulkar 104*, Sourav Ganguly 51*, 90 ov)
Sat, 30 Oct - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 18/1 (Gary Stead 11*, Daniel Vettori 0*, 11 ov)
Sun, 31 Oct - day 3 -New Zealand 1st innings 211/6 (Nathan Astle 68*, Chris Cairns 18*, 101 ov)
Mon, 01 Nov - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 21/0 (Matt Horne 10*, Gary Stead 10*, 13 ov)
Tue, 02 Nov - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 252/2 (95 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Lunch: India 93/1 (Ramesh 57*, Dravid 29*; 28 overs)
  • Tea: India 189/3 (Tendulkar 31*, Ganguly 6*; 57 overs)
  • India (1): 50 off 16.4 overs, 76 minutes;
  • 100 off 29.2 overs, 126 minutes;
  • 150 off 47 overs, 201 minutes;
  • 200 off 58.1 overs, 249 minutes;
  • 250 off 73.3 overs, 302 minutes;
  • 300 off 87.3 overs, 365 minutes.
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Ramesh/Dravid): 50 off 71 balls, 55 minutes.
  • 3rd wicket partnership (Ramesh/Tendulkar): 50 off 73 balls, 105 minutes.
  • 4th wicket partnership (Tendulkar/Ganguly): 50 off 101 balls, 59 minutes,
  • 100 off 172 balls, 107 minutes.
  • S Ramesh: 50 off 73 balls, 107 minutes, 5x4;
  • 100 off 155 balls, 211 minutes, 12x4.
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 87 balls, 139 minutes, 7x4;
  • 100 off 157 balls, 228 minutes, 16x4.
  • SC Ganguly: 50 off 117 balls, 146 minutes, 8x4.
Day 2
  • Lunch: India 403/3 (Tendulkar 153*, Ganguly 19*; 117 overs)
  • Tea: India 518/6 (Tendulkar 214*; 150 overs)
  • India (1): 350 off 100.5 overs, 432 minutes;
  • 400 off 116.1 overs, 495 minutes;
  • 450 off 127.4 overs, 538 minutes;
  • 500 off 143.4 overs, 594 minutes;
  • 550 off 119.3 overs, 650 minutes.
  • 4th wicket partnership (Tendulkar/Ganguly): 150 off 258 balls, 175 minutes;
  • 200 off 350 balls, 246 minutes;
  • 250 off 412 balls, 286 minutes.
  • 8th wicket partnership (Kumble/Srinath): 50 off 80 balls, 47 minutes.
  • SR Tendulkar: 150 off 241 balls, 366 minutes, 21x4;
  • 200 off 319 balls, 472 minutes, 29x4.
  • SC Ganguly: 100 off 210 balls, 279 minutes, 17x4.
Day 3
  • Lunch: New Zealand 73/4 (Fleming 15*, Astle 4*; 37 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 145/5 (Astle 39*, Parore 0*; 63 overs)
  • New Zealand (1): 50 off 25.4 overs, 115 minutes;
  • 100 off 44 overs, 202 minutes;
  • 150 off 64.4 overs, 294 minutes;
  • 200 off 95.5 overs, 414 minutes.
  • 5th wicket partnership (Fleming/Astle): 50 off 102 balls, 76 minutes.
  • NJ Astle: 50 off 133 balls, 188 minutes, 5x4, 1x6.
Day 4
  • Lunch: New Zealand 284/8 (Cairns 67*; 127.5 overs)
  • Tea: India 64/2 (Dravid 10*, Ganguly 22*; 11 overs)
  • New Zealand (1): 250 off 116.3 overs, 505 minutes;
  • 300 off 133.1 overs, 579 minutes.
  • 7th wicket partnership (Astle/Cairns): 50 off 179 balls, 117 minutes.
  • 8th wicket partnership (Cairns/Harris): 50 off 110 balls, 79 minutes.
  • CL Cairns: 50 off 135 balls, 182 minutes, 6x4, 1x6.
  • India (2): 50 off 9.2 overs, 52 minutes;
  • 100 off 19.2 overs, 93 minutes.
  • SC Ganguly: 50 off 54 balls, 70 minutes, 2x4, 2x6.
Day 5
  • Lunch: New Zealand 103/0 (Horne 31*, Stead 67*; 44 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 164/2 (Spearman 6*, Fleming 27*; 75 overs)