India v West Indies
West Indies in India and Sri Lanka 1978/79 (3rd Test)
VenueEden Gardens, Calcutta on 29th, 30th, 31st December 1978, 2nd, 3rd January 1979 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossIndia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresSN Hanumantha Rao, PR Punjabi
Close of play day 1India (1) 225/8 (Kapil Dev 0*, Venkataraghavan 0*)
Close of play day 2West Indies (1) 209/3 (Kallicharran 54*, Holder 1*)
Close of play day 3India (2) 70/1 (Gavaskar 34*, Vengsarkar 27*)
Close of play day 4West Indies (2) 15/0 (Bacchus 7*, Murray 7*)

India first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SM Gavaskarc Bacchus b Phillip10724931318- 
CPS Chauhanb Clarke11     
AD Gaekwadc Murray b Marshall7     
GR Viswanathb Phillip32     
DB Vengsarkarc Williams b Parry42     
MV Narasimha Raoc Gomes b Parry1     
KD Ghavric Marshall b Phillip5     
+SMH Kirmanilbw b Phillip0     
Kapil Devb Parry6162101101 
S Venkataraghavanlbw b Holder7     
BS Bedinot out4     
Extras(3 b, 2 lb, 18 nb)23
Total(all out, 104.3 overs)300
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Chauhan), 2-48 (Gaekwad), 3-110 (Viswanath), 4-199 (Vengsarkar), 5-209 (Narasimha Rao), 6-220 (Gavaskar), 7-220 (Kirmani), 8-225 (Ghavri), 9-283 (Venkataraghavan), 10-300 (Kapil Dev, 104.3 ov)
West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke27   8701--
Phillip22   6644--
Marshall12   3441--
Holder21   5481--
Gomes1   100--
Shivnarine1   100--

West Indies first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AB Williamsc and b Ghavri111 21411- 
SFAF Bacchusb Ghavri26     
HA Gomesb Venkataraghavan8     
*AI Kallicharranc Narasimha Rao b Venkataraghavan55     
VA Holderc Narasimha Rao b Venkataraghavan3     
+DA Murrayc Kapil Dev b Venkataraghavan2     
S Shivnarinec sub (DD Parsana) b Ghavri48     
DR Parryb Bedi4     
N Philliplbw b Kapil Dev47   1 
MD Marshallc Kirmani b Kapil Dev1     
ST Clarkenot out4     
Extras(5 b, 9 lb, 4 nb)18
Total(all out, 117.4 overs)327
Fall of wickets:
1-58 (Bacchus), 2-95 (Gomes), 3-197 (Williams), 4-210 (Kallicharran), 5-213 (Holder), 6-218 (Murray), 7-230 (Parry), 8-313 (Shivnarine), 9-318 (Marshall), 10-327 (Phillip, 117.4 ov)
India bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kapil Dev20.43882--
Ghavri29   5743--
Venkataraghavan33   15554--
Bedi24   4591--
Narasimha Rao11   0330--

India second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SM Gavaskarnot out18226439919- 
AD Gaekwadb Clarke5     
DB Vengsarkarnot out157 375151 
CPS Chauhandid not bat      
GR Viswanathdid not bat      
MV Narasimha Raodid not bat      
KD Ghavridid not bat      
+SMH Kirmanidid not bat      
Kapil Devdid not bat      
S Venkataraghavandid not bat      
BS Bedidid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 12 nb)17
Total(1 wicket, declared, 93 overs)361
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (Gaekwad)
West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke28   41041--
Phillip16   0810--
Marshall14   3450--
Holder20   3590--
Parry13   3500--
Shivnarine1   020--
Gomes1   030--

West Indies second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SFAF Bacchusc and b Ghavri20     
+DA Murrayst Kirmani b Venkataraghavan66     
HA Gomesb Venkataraghavan5     
*AI Kallicharranc Viswanath b Narasimha Rao46     
S Shivnarinenot out36 126 - 
DR Parryc Gavaskar b Venkataraghavan0     
AB Williamsb Ghavri11     
N Philliplbw b Ghavri011-- 
VA Holderb Ghavri4     
MD Marshalllbw b Bedi1     
ST Clarkenot out08 -- 
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(9 wickets, 105.1 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-35 (Bacchus), 2-45 (Gomes), 3-133 (Kallicharran), 4-143 (Murray), 5-145 (Parry), 6-164 (Williams), 7-164 (Phillip), 8-183 (Holder), 9-197 (Marshall)
India bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kapil Dev13   6210--
Ghavri23   8464--
Bedi22   14321--
Venkataraghavan30   13473--
Narasimha Rao17.16431--

--> MV Narasimha Rao made his debut in Test matches
--> SM Gavaskar (1) passed 4000 runs in Test matches when he reached 49
--> Kapil Dev (1) passed his previous highest score of 59 in Test matches
--> AB Williams (1) passed his previous highest score of 100 in Test matches
--> S Shivnarine (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 24
--> N Phillip (1) passed his previous highest score of 46 in Test matches
--> DB Vengsarkar (2) passed his previous highest score of 83 in Test matches
--> DB Vengsarkar (2) made his first century in Test matches
--> DB Vengsarkar (2) passed 3500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 99
--> HA Gomes (2) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> MV Narasimha Rao made his debut for India in first-class matches
--> N Phillip achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches in the India first innings (previous best was 4-75)
--> KD Ghavri reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed VA Holder, his 4th wicket in the West Indies second innings





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