1977-1978 Australia v India - 4th Test - Sydney Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 7th January, 1978  
Venue: Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
Toss: Australia  
Result: India won by an innings and 2 runs
Player of Match: No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J Dyson lbw b Chandrasekhar 26  114  1  0 22.81  19.85%
G J Cosier b Amarnath 17  31  2  0 54.84  12.98%
P M Toohey run out 4  9  1  0 44.44  3.05%
C S Serjeant c Ghavri b Bedi 4  35  1  0 11.43  3.05%
R B Simpson* c †Kirmani b Chandrasekhar 38  99  2  0 38.38  29.01%
K J Hughes b Bedi 17  21  1  1 80.95  12.98%
A L Mann b Bedi 0  2  0  0 0.00
S J Rixon lbw b Chandrasekhar 17  68  1  0 25.00  12.98%
W M Clark c Gavaskar b Chandrasekhar 0  2  0  0 0.00
J R Thomson not out 1  10  0  0 10.00  0.76%
J B Gannon c Amarnath b Prasanna 0  6  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 5, nb 2) 7  
Total All Out   (49.4 overs @ 2.64 rpo) 131  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-29  Cosier   2-34  Toohey   3-46  Serjeant   4-61  Dyson   
5-84  Hughes   6-84  Mann   7-125  Simpson   8-125  Clark   
9-130  Rixon   10-131  Gannon   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
K D Ghavri 7.0 1 25 0 3.57
M Amarnath 7.0 4 6 1 0.86  10.00%
B S Bedi 13.0 3 49 3 3.77  30.00%
B S Chandrasekhar 15.0 3 30 4 2.00  40.00%
E A S Prasanna 7.4 2 14 1 1.83  10.00%
 
India 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S M Gavaskar c †Rixon b Thomson 49  110  5  0 44.55  12.37%
C P S Chauhan c Mann b Clark 42  124  6  0 33.87  10.61%
M Amarnath c Gannon b Clark 9  37  1  0 24.32  2.27%
G R Viswanath b Thomson 79  182  6  0 43.41  19.95%
D B Vengsarkar c †Rixon b Cosier 48  121  2  0 39.67  12.12%
A V Mankad b Thomson 16  23  2  0 69.57  4.04%
S M H Kirmani b Cosier 42  61  3  0 68.85  10.61%
K D Ghavri c Serjeant b Thomson 64  123  5  0 52.03  16.16%
E A S Prasanna not out 25  44  4  0 56.82  6.31%
B S Bedi* not out 1  1  0  0 100.00  0.25%
B S Chandrasekhar              
Extras (lb 9, nb 12) 21  
Total 8 wickets declared   (101.0 overs @ 3.92 rpo) 396  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-97  Gavaskar   2-102  Chauhan   3-116  Amarnath   4-241  Viswanath   
5-261  Mankad   6-263  Vengsarkar   7-344  Kirmani   8-395  Ghavri   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
J R Thomson 27.0 8 83 4 3.07  40.00%
W M Clark 21.0 3 66 2 3.14  20.00%
J B Gannon 20.0 4 65 0 3.25
A L Mann 20.0 0 101 0 5.05
R B Simpson 4.0 0 34 0 8.50
G J Cosier 9.0 1 26 2 2.89  20.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J Dyson c & b Chandrasekhar 6  51  1  0 11.76  2.28%
G J Cosier b Bedi 68  164  9  0 41.46  25.86%
K J Hughes c Vengsarkar b Bedi 19  81  2  0 23.46  7.22%
C S Serjeant b Prasanna 1  6  0  0 16.67  0.38%
R B Simpson* lbw b Prasanna 33  126  2  0 26.19  12.55%
P M Toohey c sub b Ghavri 85  258  9  0 32.95  32.32%
A L Mann c & b Prasanna 0  2  0  0 0.00
S J Rixon c Viswanath b Chandrasekhar 11  27  1  0 40.74  4.18%
W M Clark b Prasanna 10  23  2  0 43.48  3.80%
J R Thomson b Ghavri 16  55  2  0 29.09  6.08%
J B Gannon not out 0  0  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 5, lb 6, nb 3) 14  
Total All Out   (98.7 overs @ 2.65 rpo) 263  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-26  Dyson   2-87  Hughes   3-88  Serjeant   4-106  Cosier   
5-171  Simpson   6-171  Mann   7-194  Rixon   8-221  Clark   
9-257  Toohey   10-263  Thomson   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
K D Ghavri 12.7 3 42 2 3.19  20.00%
M Amarnath 5.0 3 9 0 1.80
B S Bedi 28.0 8 62 2 2.21  20.00%
B S Chandrasekhar 24.0 3 85 2 3.54  20.00%
E A S Prasanna 29.0 11 51 4 1.76  40.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - India 1st innings 86/0 (SM Gavaskar 45*, CPS Chauhan 35*)
Day 2 - India 1st innings 190/3 (GR Viswanath 48*, DB Vengsarkar 23*)
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 40/1 (GJ Cosier 23*, KJ Hughes 7*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 243/8 (PM Toohey 77*, JR Thomson 4*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 263, 98.7 overs - end of match