Dekh Pakistan
India vs Pakistan - India in Pakistan 1978/79 (3rd Test)
India first innings:344 (all out, 115.2 overs)
Pakistan first innings:481 (9 wickets, declared, 141 overs)
India second innings:300 (all out, 82 overs)
Pakistan second innings:164 (2 wickets, 24.5 overs)
Pakistan won by 8 wickets

Match Information

Title
India in Pakistan 1978/79 (3rd Test)
Venue
National Stadium, Karachi on 14th, 15th, 17th, 18th, 19th November 1978 (5 -day atch)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
India won the toss and decided to bat
Result
Pakistan won by 8 wickets
Umpires
Mahboob Shah, Shujauddin
Close Of Play Day 1
India (1) 195/4 (Gavaskar 96*, M Amarnath 6*)
Close Of Play Day 2
Pakistan (1) 92/1 (Mudassar Nazar 39*, Wasim Bari 0*)
Close Of Play Day 3
Pakistan (1) 339/5 (Javed Miandad 80*, Mushtaq Mohammad 77*)
Close Of Play Day 4
India (2) 131/2 (Gavaskar 67*, Kirmani 1*)

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
SM Gavaskar c Sarfraz Nawaz b Imran Khan 11136815 -
CPS Chauhan c Iqbal Qasim b Sarfraz Nawaz 33
S Amarnath c Mushtaq Mohammad b Iqbal Qasim 30
GR Viswanath b Imran Khan
DB Vengsarkar c Majid Khan b Sikander Bakht 11
M Amarnath lbw b Sarfraz Nawaz 14
+SMH Kirmani c Mushtaq Mohammad b Sikander Bakht 14
KD Ghavri c Majid Khan b Sarfraz Nawaz 42
Kapil Dev lbw b Sarfraz Nawaz 59486682
*BS Bedi c Majid Khan b Imran Khan 4
BS Chandrasekhar not out
Extra(s) 26 (10 b, 6 lb, 9 nb, 1 w)
Total 344 (all out, 115.2 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Imran Khan3212753 -
Sarfraz Nawaz31.24894 -
Sikander Bakht226762 -
Iqbal Qasim236671 -
Mudassar Nazar425 -
Mushtaq Mohammad36 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Majid Khan b Kapil Dev 44
Mudassar Nazar c Chauhan b Chandrasekhar 57
+Wasim Bari c Kirmani b Ghavri 3 - -
Zaheer Abbas c Viswanath b Bedi 42
Asif Iqbal lbw b Chandrasekhar 1 - -
Javed Miandad c Kirmani b Kapil Dev 10029781
*Mushtaq Mohammad c sub (S Venkataraghavan) b Ghavri 78
Imran Khan b Chandrasekhar 323
Sarfraz Nawaz c sub (DK Gaekwad) b Kapil Dev 28
Iqbal Qasim not out 29
Sikander Bakht not out 22
Extra(s) 45 (5 b, 20 lb, 19 nb, 1 w)
Total 481 (9 wickets, declared, 141 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Kapil Dev4241323 -
Ghavri245662 -
M Amarnath14239 -
Chandrasekhar254973 -
Bedi355991 -
Chauhan13 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
SM Gavaskar c Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 13724031720 -
CPS Chauhan c Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz
M Amarnath b Imran Khan 5310571
+SMH Kirmani c Iqbal Qasim b Imran Khan 4
GR Viswanath c Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 1
S Amarnath run out 14
DB Vengsarkar c Wasim Bari b Sikander Bakht 1
KD Ghavri c Javed Miandad b Imran Khan 35135
Kapil Dev c Mushtaq Mohammad b Sarfraz Nawaz 342
*BS Bedi not out
BS Chandrasekhar b Sarfraz Nawaz
Extra(s) 21 (9 b, 4 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)
Total 300 (all out, 82 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Imran Khan287763 -
Sarfraz Nawaz245705 -
Sikander Bakht102421 -
Iqbal Qasim7127 -
Mushtaq Mohammad936 -
Javed Miandad215 -
Mudassar Nazar213 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Majid Khan c Chauhan b Kapil Dev 14
Asif Iqbal c Kirmani b M Amarnath 44
Javed Miandad not out 62
Imran Khan not out 312
Mudassar Nazar did not bat
+Wasim Bari did not bat
Zaheer Abbas did not bat
*Mushtaq Mohammad did not bat
Sarfraz Nawaz did not bat
Iqbal Qasim did not bat
Sikander Bakht did not bat
Extra(s) 13 (3 b, 9 lb, 1 nb)
Total 164 (2 wickets, 24.5 overs)
Fall of Wickets > 1 -21 (Majid Khan)
2 -118 (Asif Iqbal)

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Kapil Dev9471 -
Ghavri636 -
M Amarnath5.5351 -
Bedi433 -
S Amarnath made his last appearance in Test matches
SM Gavaskar (1) 50 in 155 minutes with 9 fours
SM Gavaskar (1) 100 in 325 minutes with 14 fours
SM Gavaskar (1) passed 3500 runs in Test matches when he reached 75
SM Gavaskar (1) passed 13000 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 41
Kapil Dev (1) passed his previous highest score of 43 in Test matches
Kapil Dev (1) 50 in 33 balls, 47 minutes
Mudassar Nazar (1) 50 in 155 minutes with 3 fours
Mudassar Nazar (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 29
Mudassar Nazar (1) passed 5000 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 42
Zaheer Abbas (1) passed 20500 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 26
Javed Miandad (1) 100 in 296 minutes with 8 fours and 1 six
Sikander Bakht (1) passed his previous highest score of 16 in Test matches
SM Gavaskar (2) 50 in 81 minutes with 10 fours
SM Gavaskar (2) 100 in 263 minutes with 14 fours
KD Ghavri made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
Kapil Dev achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed Javed Miandad in the Pakistan first innings (previous best was 1 -25)