result
4th Test, Chennai, Jan 12 - 16 1979, West Indies tour of India
228 & 151
(46.2 ov, target 125)255 & 125/7
India won by 3 wickets
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Faoud Bacchus c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev042000.00
Alvin Greenidge  b Venkataraghavan13---00.00
Larry Gomes c Narasimha Rao b Kapil Dev14---00.00
Alvin Kallicharran (c) b Venkataraghavan9815520916063.22
Herbert Chang c Chauhan b Kapil Dev6---00.00
David Murray hit wicket b Kapil Dev0--000.00
Sew Shivnarine c sub (Yajurvindra Singh) b Ghavri5---00.00
Derick Parry run out 12---00.00
Norbert Phillip not out 22---00.00
Vanburn Holder c Kapil Dev b Parsana20---10.00
Sylvester Clarke lbw b Venkataraghavan12---10.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 16, w 1)26
TOTAL(72.5 Ov, RR: 3.13)228
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Faoud Bacchus), 2-25 (Larry Gomes), 3-45 (Alvin Greenidge), 4-55 (Herbert Chang), 5-61 (David Murray), 6-68 (Sew Shivnarine), 7-168 (Derick Parry), 8-168 (Alvin Kallicharran), 9-209 (Vanburn Holder), 10-228 (Sylvester Clarke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1403842.71---00
Karsan Ghavri1654112.56---00
Dhiraj Parsana1233212.66---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan20.556032.88---00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao1013103.10---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c Bacchus b Phillip4---00.00
Chetan Chauhan c †Murray b Holder20---00.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Bacchus b Clarke0--000.00
Gundappa Viswanath c Shivnarine b Clarke124-3461700.00
Anshuman Gaekwad  b Phillip24-120-00.00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao c Greenidge b Parry6---00.00
Kapil Dev c Bacchus b Clarke0--000.00
Karsan Ghavri c †Murray b Clarke1--000.00
Syed Kirmani c Shivnarine b Phillip33---00.00
Dhiraj Parsana c sub (MD Marshall) b Phillip0--000.00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan not out 0--000.00
Extras(b 15, lb 11, nb 17)43
TOTAL(83.1 Ov, RR: 3.06)255
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-11 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-80 (Chetan Chauhan), 4-150 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 5-173 (Bobjee Narasimha Rao), 6-174 (Kapil Dev), 7-180 (Karsan Ghavri), 8-250 (Syed Kirmani), 9-255 (Dhiraj Parsana), 10-255 (Gundappa Viswanath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sylvester Clarke29.137542.57---00
Norbert Phillip2284842.18---00
Vanburn Holder1122812.54---00
Larry Gomes10202.00---00
Derick Parry1524312.86---00
Sew Shivnarine511603.20---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Faoud Bacchus c Vengsarkar b Ghavri4---00.00
Alvin Greenidge c †Kirmani b Kapil Dev15---00.00
Larry Gomes c Gavaskar b Venkataraghavan91-2651300.00
Alvin Kallicharran (c)c sub (Yajurvindra Singh) b Venkataraghavan4---00.00
Herbert Chang hit wicket b Ghavri2--000.00
David Murray c Narasimha Rao b Kapil Dev15---00.00
Sew Shivnarine c Vengsarkar b Ghavri9---00.00
Derick Parry c sub (Yajurvindra Singh) b Kapil Dev1--000.00
Norbert Phillip not out 7---00.00
Vanburn Holder c Narasimha Rao b Venkataraghavan0--000.00
Sylvester Clarke st †Kirmani b Venkataraghavan0--000.00
Extras(nb 3)3
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 3.29)151
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Faoud Bacchus), 2-34 (Alvin Greenidge), 3-87 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-100 (Herbert Chang), 5-133 (David Murray), 6-141 (Larry Gomes), 7-143 (Derick Parry), 8-148 (Sew Shivnarine), 9-151 (Vanburn Holder), 10-151 (Sylvester Clarke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1434633.28---00
Karsan Ghavri1335234.00---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan16.554342.55---00
Dhiraj Parsana20703.50---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 125 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c †Murray b Clarke1--000.00
Chetan Chauhan c Bacchus b Phillip10---00.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Shivnarine b Clarke0--000.00
Gundappa Viswanath c Kallicharran b Holder31---00.00
Anshuman Gaekwad c †Murray b Holder21---00.00
Bobjee Narasimha Rao c †Murray b Phillip4---00.00
Karsan Ghavri c Clarke b Phillip8---00.00
Kapil Dev not out 26---00.00
Syed Kirmani not out 4---00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 14)20
TOTAL(46.2 Ov, RR: 2.69)125/7
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-17 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-17 (Chetan Chauhan), 4-74 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-82 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 6-84 (Bobjee Narasimha Rao), 7-115 (Karsan Ghavri)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sylvester Clarke21.234622.15---00
Norbert Phillip1553732.46---00
Vanburn Holder1032222.20---00
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Season1978/79
Series resultIndia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 841
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Dhiraj Parsana
Dhiraj Parsana
Herbert Chang
Herbert Chang
Umpires
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Jiban Ghosh
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Swaroop Kishen
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Jan - day 1 -India 1st innings 10/1 (Chetan Chauhan 3*, null ov)
Sat, 13 Jan - day 2 -India 1st innings 250/8 (Gundappa Viswanath 120*, null ov)
Sun, 14 Jan - day 3 -India 2nd innings 31/3 (Gundappa Viswanath 10*, Anshuman Gaekwad 4*, null ov)
Mon, 15 Jan - rest day
Tue, 16 Jan - day 4 -India 2nd innings 125/7 (46.2 ov) - end of match