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The Two Great Test Match Turnarounds

How Dravid, Laxman & co socked it to the world champions, session by session

The Two Great Test Match Turnarounds
The Two Great Test Match Turnarounds
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Test No. 1535 Eden Gardens, Calcutta Mar 11-15, 2001

 
  Lunch Tea Close of Play
Day 1 Australia 88/0 in 26 overs
Slater 41* Hayden 41*
Toss: Australia
Australia 193/1 in 53 overs
Hayden 97*
Langer 45*
Australia 291/8 in 90 overs
Harbhajan Hat-trick
Day 2 Aus 383/8 in 117 overs
Waugh 82*
Gillespie 38*
Aus: 445 all out Waugh: 110,
Hayden 97 Harbhajan 7/123 India 32/1 in 11 overs Das 20* Dravid 9*
India 128/8 in 46 overs
Day 3 India: 171 all out McGrath: 4/18
India 45/0 in 12 overs (2nd inn) Das 14* Ramesh 30*
India 122/3 in 40 overs
Laxman 31*
Ganguly 4*
India 254/4 in 75 overs
Laxman 109*
Dravid  7*
Day 4 India 376/4 in 104 overs
Laxman 171*
Dravid 50*
India 491/4  in 133 overs
Laxman 227*
Dravid 106*
India 589/4 in 165 overs
Laxman 275*
Dravid 155*
Day 5 Ind: 657/7 decl
Laxman: 281, Dravid 180
Aus 24/0 (2nd inn)
Hayden 10* Slater 14*
Aus 161/3
Hayden 59*
Waugh 23*
Aus 212 all out
India win by 171 runs. Square 3-Test series 1-1
Harbhajan 6/73
Tendulkar 3/31
 
Scores: Aus 445 and 212 India 171 and 657 Total: 1,585 runs
 
Test No. 1673 Adelaide, Australia Dec 12-16, 2003
 
Day 1 Australia 135/2 in 27 overs
Ponting 60* Martyn 0*
Toss: Australia
Australia 241/3 in 51 overs
Ponting 110*
Waugh 24
Aus 400/5 in 90 overs Ponting 176*
Day 2 Aus 523/7 in 119 overs
Ponting 228*
Gillespie 29*
Aus: 556 in 127 overs Ponting: 242, Katich 75 Kumble 5/154 India 81/2
in 17 overs Dravid 5* Tendulkar 0*
India 180/4 in 51 overs
Dravid 43*
Laxman 55*
Day 3 India 252/4 in 83 overs
Dravid 83*
Laxman 87*
India 388/5 in 106.3 overs
Dravid 158*
India 477/7 in 143 overs
Dravid 199*
Kumble 1*
Day 4 India 523 all out in 161.5 overs
Dravid 233, Laxman 148
Aus 21/2 in 8 overs (2nd inn)
Hayden 9* Martyn 2*
Aus 112/5 in 30.3 overs
Katich 2*
Aus 196 all out 
Agarkar 6/41
India 37/0 in 10 overs Sehwag 25* Chopra 10*
Day 5 India 108/2 in 37 overs
Dravid 17*
Tendulkar 17*
India 216/4
Dravid 62*
Laxman 32*
India win by four wickets. Lead 4-Test series 1-0
Dravid 72*
       
Scores: Aus 556 and 196 India 523 and 233 Total: 1,508 runs

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