Leicestershire v Indians
India in England 1979
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 7th, 8th, 9th July 1979 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresHD Bird, JG Langridge
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 16/0 (Briers 8*, Dudleston 0*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 159/2 (Balderstone 44*, Davison 12*)

Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CPS Chauhanb Taylor2     
AD Gaekwadc Gower b Clift46     
DB Vengsarkarc Taylor b Agnew9     
*GR Viswanathb Shuttleworth18     
Yashpal Sharmac Balderstone b Agnew45     
BP Patelb Clift12     
M Amarnathc Tolchard b Shuttleworth73     
Kapil Devc Davison b Taylor33     
KD Ghavrib Shuttleworth1     
+B Reddylbw b Shuttleworth23     
BS Bedinot out5     
Extras(11 lb, 4 nb)15
Total(all out, 89 overs)282
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-19, 3-40, 4-119, 5-123, 6-149, 7-197, 8-198, 9-250, 10-282 (89 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew16   1532--
Taylor22   3672--
Clift23   4682--
Shuttleworth24   5594--
Balderstone4   0200--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NE Briersc Gaekwad b Ghavri3     
JF Steeleretired hurt9     
B Dudlestonc Amarnath b Ghavri6     
BF Davisonc Reddy b Kapil Dev17     
DI Gowerc Reddy b Ghavri4     
JC Balderstoneb Kapil Dev3     
*+RW Tolchardlbw b Ghavri0     
PB Cliftc Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev0     
K Shuttleworthc Viswanath b Amarnath14     
JP Agnewb Ghavri1     
LB Taylornot out11     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 4 nb, 6 w)13
Total(all out, 34.5 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-40, 3-44, 4-47, 5-47, 6-48, 7-54, 8-57, 9-81 (34.5 ov)
Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kapil Dev16   4453--
Ghavri17   6235--

Leicestershire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
NE Briersc Reddy b Kapil Dev35     
B Dudlestonc Reddy b Yashpal Sharma58     
JC Balderstonenot out122 34711- 
BF Davisonlbw b Amarnath36     
DI Gowerc Kapil Dev b Amarnath11     
JF Steeleb Amarnath19     
*+RW Tolchardlbw b Amarnath21     
PB Cliftc sub b Chauhan37     
K Shuttleworthdid not bat      
JP Agnewdid not bat      
LB Taylordid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 12 lb, 12 nb)33
Total(7 wickets, declared, 122.3 overs)372
Fall of wickets:
1-46, 2-147, 3-199, 4-210, 5-244, 6-303, 7-372 (122.3 ov)
Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kapil Dev26   7601--
Ghavri27   51000--
Amarnath33   8884--
Yashpal Sharma3   1191--
Bedi27   11550--

Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CPS Chauhannot out22     
AD Gaekwadb Taylor16     
+B Reddyc Taylor b Agnew0     
Yashpal Sharma hit wkt b Taylor0     
BP Patelnot out11     
DB Vengsarkardid not bat      
*GR Viswanathdid not bat      
M Amarnathdid not bat      
Kapil Devdid not bat      
KD Ghavridid not bat      
BS Bedidid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(3 wickets, 20 overs)53
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-33, 3-35
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew7   1221--
Taylor8   3182--
Clift2   200--
Shuttleworth3   090--

--> JF Steele retired hurt in the Leicestershire first innings having scored 9 (team had lost 0 wickets)