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TEST MATCH

INDIA v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 30, 1977
Result: INDIA
Runs Per Wicket: 24.4 | Scoring Rate: 3.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
India in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
India 29% 26 30 28 196
Australia 65% 31 28 31 28

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 India 256 10 416
2 Australia 213 10 301
3 India 343 10 535
4 Australia 164 10 307

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 AUSTRALIA INDIA 1902-08-11 1921-06-11 1935-12-14 1951-12-30 1955-12-16 1961-02-10 1965-04-14 1970-02-19 1974-12-13

MATCH PROGRESS

INDIA PTS AUSTRALIA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 10 24.4 1087 865 0.56 0.44
4 9 24.7 1068 858 0.55 0.45
4 8 24.6 1041 827 0.56 0.44
4 7 25.1 1025 829 0.55 0.45
4 6 25.3 1003 817 0.55 0.45
4 5 25.4 980 798 0.55 0.45
4 4 25.6 958 786 0.55 0.45
4 3 26.2 939 789 0.54 0.46
4 2 26.7 919 789 0.54 0.46
4 1 27.5 902 806 0.53 0.47
3 10 27.1 870 754 0.54 0.46
3 9 28.0 879 745 0.54 0.46
3 8 28.0 851 717 0.54 0.46
3 7 28.3 833 693 0.55 0.45
3 6 29.0 832 678 0.55 0.45
3 5 29.4 815 653 0.55 0.45
3 4 27.8 732 602 0.55 0.45
3 3 28.5 728 584 0.56 0.44
3 2 25.4 599 517 0.54 0.46
3 1 24.2 538 480 0.53 0.47
2 10 23.4 490 448 0.52 0.48
2 9 24.6 477 457 0.51 0.49
2 8 25.9 464 470 0.5 0.5
2 7 26.9 445 471 0.49 0.51
2 6 27.1 419 449 0.48 0.52
2 5 28.1 397 447 0.47 0.53
2 4 27.1 365 395 0.48 0.52
2 3 29.1 343 413 0.45 0.55
2 2 22.8 302 246 0.55 0.45
2 1 23.3 279 233 0.55 0.45
1 10 25.6 256 256 0.5 0.5
1 9 28.4 256 256 0.5 0.5
1 8 31.8 254 254 0.5 0.5
1 7 36.3 254 254 0.5 0.5
1 6 39.0 234 234 0.5 0.5
1 5 36.0 180 180 0.5 0.5
1 4 43.5 174 174 0.5 0.5
1 3 35.0 105 105 0.5 0.5
1 2 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
BS Chandrasekhar India 205 104 12 272.8
WM Clark Australia 290 169 8 89.9
BS Bedi (c) India 187 129 6 50.2
JB Gannon Australia 216 135 4 21.0
JR Thomson Australia 204 125 3 12.0
GJ Cosier Australia 151 83 2 6.0
KD Ghavri India 78 66 2 4.5
AL Mann Australia 54 39 1 1.1
RB Simpson (c) Australia 36 33 1 0.9
EAS Prasanna India 108 37 0 0.0
M Amarnath India 18 10 0 0.0
SM Gavaskar India 12 7 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
SM Gavaskar India 118 2 294 20 3.3
M Amarnath India 113 2 278 19 3.6
GR Viswanath India 113 2 189 19 1.0
CS Serjeant Australia 102 2 211 27 5.2
GJ Cosier Australia 101 2 156 27 5.0
AV Mankad India 82 2 184 14 1.5
SMH Kirmani † India 58 2 124 10 0.3
DB Vengsarkar India 43 2 108 7 0.1
WM Clark Australia 36 2 75 10 0.6
AL Mann Australia 29 2 68 8 0.1
PM Toohey Australia 28 2 89 7 0.0
SJ Rixon † Australia 23 2 98 6 0.0
CPS Chauhan India 20 2 33 3 0.0
BS Bedi (c) India 14 0 14 2 0.0
J Dyson Australia 12 2 33 3 0.0
KD Ghavri India 12 2 30 2 0.0
EAS Prasanna India 11 2 24 2 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 7 2 48 2 0.0
AD Ogilvie Australia 6 2 14 2 0.0
RB Simpson (c) Australia 6 2 10 2 0.0
JB Gannon Australia 3 0 10 1 0.0
BS Chandrasekhar India 0 2 2 0 0.0

INDIA v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

India faced Australia in 27 test matches before this game. Of these, India had the stronger team in 2 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous India v Australia test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

INDIA AUSTRALIA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH INDIA
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
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December 02, 1977
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
57 39
December 24, 1969
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37 59
December 12, 1969
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
34 62
November 28, 1969
Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
33 63
November 15, 1969
Green Park, Kanpur
16 82
November 04, 1969
Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
44 52
January 26, 1968
Sydney Cricket Ground
20 77
January 19, 1968
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
29 68