result
3rd Test, Kolkata, Dec 29 1978 - Jan 3 1979, West Indies tour of India
300 & 361/1d
(105.1 ov, target 335)327 & 197/9
Match drawn
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Bacchus b Phillip107---00.00
Chetan Chauhan  b Clarke11---00.00
Anshuman Gaekwad c †Murray b Marshall7---00.00
Gundappa Viswanath  b Phillip32---00.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Williams b Parry42---00.00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao c Gomes b Parry1--000.00
Karsan Ghavri c Marshall b Phillip5---00.00
Syed Kirmani lbw b Phillip0--000.00
Kapil Dev  b Parry6162-9198.38
Srinivas Venkataraghavan lbw b Holder7---00.00
Bishan Bedi not out 4---00.00
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 18)23
TOTAL(104.3 Ov, RR: 2.87)300
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Chetan Chauhan), 2-48 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 3-110 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-199 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 5-209 (Bobjee Narasimha Rao), 6-220 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-220 (Syed Kirmani), 8-225 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-283 (Srinivas Venkataraghavan), 10-300 (Kapil Dev)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sylvester Clarke2787012.59---00
Norbert Phillip2266442.90---00
Malcolm Marshall1234413.66---00
Vanburn Holder2154812.28---00
Larry Gomes11000.00---00
Derick Parry20.375132.48---00
Sew Shivnarine11000.00---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Basil Williams c & b Ghavri111-214-00.00
Faoud Bacchus  b Ghavri26---00.00
Larry Gomes  b Venkataraghavan8---00.00
Alvin Kallicharran (c)c Narasimha Rao b Venkataraghavan55---00.00
Vanburn Holder c Narasimha Rao b Venkataraghavan3--000.00
David Murray c Kapil Dev b Venkataraghavan2--000.00
Sew Shivnarine c sub b Ghavri48---00.00
Derick Parry  b Bedi4---00.00
Norbert Phillip lbw b Kapil Dev47---10.00
Malcolm Marshall c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev1--000.00
Sylvester Clarke not out 4---00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 4)18
TOTAL(117.4 Ov, RR: 2.77)327
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Faoud Bacchus), 2-95 (Larry Gomes), 3-197 (Basil Williams), 4-210 (Alvin Kallicharran), 5-213 (Vanburn Holder), 6-218 (David Murray), 7-230 (Derick Parry), 8-313 (Sew Shivnarine), 9-318 (Malcolm Marshall), 10-327 (Norbert Phillip)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev20.438824.25---00
Karsan Ghavri2957432.55---00
Bishan Bedi2445912.45---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan33155541.66---00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao1103303.00---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)not out 182---00.00
Anshuman Gaekwad  b Clarke5---00.00
Dilip Vengsarkar not out 157-379-10.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 12)17
TOTAL(93 Ov, RR: 3.88)361/1d
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Anshuman Gaekwad)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sylvester Clarke28410413.71---00
Norbert Phillip1608105.06---00
Malcolm Marshall1434503.21---00
Vanburn Holder2035902.95---00
Larry Gomes10303.00---00
Derick Parry1335003.84---00
Sew Shivnarine10202.00---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 335 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Faoud Bacchus c & b Ghavri20---00.00
David Murray st †Kirmani b Venkataraghavan66---00.00
Larry Gomes  b Venkataraghavan5---00.00
Alvin Kallicharran (c)c Viswanath b Narasimha Rao46---00.00
Sew Shivnarine not out 36-126-00.00
Derick Parry c Gavaskar b Venkataraghavan0--000.00
Basil Williams  b Ghavri11---00.00
Norbert Phillip lbw b Ghavri011000.00
Vanburn Holder  b Ghavri4---00.00
Malcolm Marshall lbw b Bedi1--000.00
Sylvester Clarke not out 08-000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 2)8
TOTAL(105.1 Ov, RR: 1.87)197/9
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Faoud Bacchus), 2-45 (Larry Gomes), 3-133 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-143 (David Murray), 5-145 (Derick Parry), 6-164 (Basil Williams), 7-164 (Norbert Phillip), 8-183 (Vanburn Holder), 9-197 (Malcolm Marshall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1362101.61---00
Karsan Ghavri2384642.00---00
Bishan Bedi22143211.45---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan30134731.56---00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao17.164312.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Season1978/79
Series result6-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 839
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Bobjee Narasimha Rao
Bobjee Narasimha Rao
Umpires
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Ram Punjabi
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SN Hanumantha Rao
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Dec - day 1 -India 1st innings 225/8 (Kapil Dev 0*, Srinivas Venkataraghavan 0*)
Sat, 30 Dec - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 209/3 (Alvin Kallicharran 54*, Vanburn Holder 1*)
Sun, 31 Dec - day 3 -India 2nd innings 70/1 (Sunil Gavaskar 34*, Dilip Vengsarkar 27*)
Mon, 01 Jan - rest day
Tue, 02 Jan - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 15/0 (Faoud Bacchus 7*, David Murray 7*)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 5 -West Indies 2nd innings 197/9 (105.1 ov) - end of match