India v Australia
Australia in India 1979/80 (5th Test)
VenueEden Gardens, Calcutta on 26th, 27th, 28th, 30th, 31st October 1979 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresSN Hanumantha Rao, S Kishen
Close of play day 1Australia (1) 227/2 (Yallop 114*, Hughes 49*)
Close of play day 2India (1) 21/1 (Chauhan 3*, Vengsarkar 3*)
Close of play day 3India (1) 221/2 (Viswanath 43*, Yashpal Sharma 13*)
Close of play day 4Australia (2) 81/5 (Hughes 23*)

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AMJ Hilditchc Kirmani b Kapil Dev043-- 
GN Yallopc Gavaskar b Yadav16739252015- 
AR Borderlbw b Kapil Dev541011338- 
*KJ Hugheslbw b Kapil Dev9224030191 
DF Whatmoreb Kapil Dev412151- 
WM Darlingst Kirmani b Doshi39731065- 
B Yardleynot out61709691 
+KJ Wrightlbw b Doshi012-- 
G Dymocklbw b Doshi31022-- 
RM Hoggc Yashpal Sharma b Doshi087-- 
JD Higgslbw b Kapil Dev11114-- 
Extras(7 b, 7 lb, 7 nb)21
Total(all out, 153 overs)442
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Hilditch), 2-97 (Border), 3-303 (Hughes), 4-311 (Whatmore), 5-347 (Yallop), 6-396 (Darling), 7-396 (Wright), 8-418 (Dymock), 9-426 (Hogg), 10-442 (Higgs, 153 ov)
India bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kapil Dev32   9745--
Ghavri24   3850--
Yadav42   81351--
Narasimha Rao8   0240--
Doshi43   10924--
Chauhan4   0110--

India first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SM Gavaskarlbw b Hogg149103- 
CPS Chauhanc Border b Higgs391602325- 
DB Vengsarkarc Hughes b Yardley89228262111 
GR Viswanathc Wright b Yardley9617724712- 
Yashpal Sharmac Wright b Hogg22921283- 
MV Narasimha Raorun out1033561- 
Kapil Devc Hughes b Dymock30404931 
+SMH Kirmaninot out1331512- 
KD Ghavric Wright b Yardley197-- 
NS Yadavc Wright b Yardley047-- 
DR Doshib Dymock045-- 
Extras(12 b, 9 lb, 8 nb, 4 w)33
Total(all out, 125.4 overs)347
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Gavaskar), 2-132 (Chauhan), 3-256 (Yashpal Sharma), 4-290 (Narasimha Rao), 5-290 (Vengsarkar), 6-305 (Viswanath), 7-341 (Kapil Dev), 8-342 (Ghavri), 9-346 (Yadav), 10-347 (Doshi, 125.4 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hogg26   21032--
Yardley42   11914--
Higgs28   12561--
Border2   080--
Yallop1   100--

Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AMJ Hilditchb Ghavri2969881- 
GN Yalloplbw b Kapil Dev424301- 
AR Borderst Kirmani b Doshi62826-- 
*KJ Hughesnot out6412013771 
DF Whatmorec Vengsarkar b Doshi42822-- 
WM Darlingc Gavaskar b Yadav71521-- 
B Yardleyc Narasimha Rao b Yadav12282911 
+KJ Wrightnot out1232412- 
G Dymockdid not bat      
RM Hoggdid not bat      
JD Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 4 lb)13
Total(6 wickets, declared, 57.3 overs)151
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Yallop), 2-39 (Border), 3-53 (Hilditch), 4-62 (Whatmore), 5-81 (Darling), 6-115 (Yardley)
India bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kapil Dev11   3331--
Doshi22   6502--
Yadav11   6162--

India second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SM Gavaskarc Hilditch b Dymock2562734- 
CPS Chauhanc Wright b Dymock501301804- 
DB Vengsarkarc Wright b Dymock296-- 
GR Viswanathlbw b Dymock717221- 
Yashpal Sharmanot out8511714510- 
MV Narasimha Raonot out2052753- 
Kapil Devdid not bat      
+SMH Kirmanidid not bat      
KD Ghavridid not bat      
NS Yadavdid not bat      
DR Doshidid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 7 lb)11
Total(4 wickets, 63.2 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-52 (Gavaskar), 2-54 (Vengsarkar), 3-70 (Viswanath), 4-123 (Chauhan)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dymock25   7634--
Yardley13   1470--
Higgs16   3510--
Yallop1   020--

--> GN Yallop (1) passed his previous highest score of 121 in Test matches
--> GN Yallop (1) passed his previous highest score of 134 in first-class matches
--> WM Darling (1) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 38
--> DB Vengsarkar (1) passed 5000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 81
--> KJ Hughes (2) passed 1000 runs in Test matches when he reached 42
--> MV Narasimha Rao (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in Test matches
--> Kapil Dev achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches in the Australia first innings (previous best was 5-82)
--> DB Vengsarkar retired hurt in the India first innings having scored 89 (team score 169/2) - he returned when the score was 290/4





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