Gloucestershire v Indians
India in England 1979
VenuePhoenix County Ground, Bristol on 21st, 22nd, 23rd July 1979 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossIndians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 7 wickets
UmpiresDJ Constant, JG Langridge
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 21/2 (Zaheer Abbas 13*, Hignell 6*)
Close of play day 2Indians (2) 14/3 (Patel 4*, Yashpal Sharma 1*)

Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Gavaskarc Bainbridge b Childs116     
CPS Chauhanc Sadiq Mohammad b Brain12     
DB Vengsarkarb Brain96     
AD Gaekwadb Bainbridge23     
Yashpal Sharmanot out64     
BP Patelc Sadiq Mohammad b Bainbridge12     
Yajurvindra Singhnot out2     
KD Ghavridid not bat      
*S Venkataraghavandid not bat      
+B Reddydid not bat      
BS Chandrasekhardid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 5 nb)12
Total(5 wickets, declared, 89 overs)337
Fall of wickets:
1-47, 2-207, 3-235, 4-274, 5-314
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brain18   2442--
Procter12   4280--
Partridge20   21050--
Bainbridge13   4392--
Childs18   1721--
Graveney8   1370--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Stovoldc Vengsarkar b Ghavri0     
Sadiq Mohammadlbw b Yajurvindra Singh0     
Zaheer Abbasb Yajurvindra Singh59     
AJ Hignellb Yajurvindra Singh9     
+AJ Brassingtonb Yajurvindra Singh0     
*MJ Procterc sub b Yajurvindra Singh17     
P Bainbridgenot out81     
MD Partridgec Gavaskar b Venkataraghavan65     
DA Graveneynot out13     
BM Braindid not bat      
JH Childsdid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)10
Total(7 wickets, declared, 68 overs)254
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-33, 4-40, 5-88, 6-91, 7-207
Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ghavri17   5701--
Yajurvindra Singh21   6755--
Chandrasekhar17   4560--
Venkataraghavan12   2381--
Chauhan1   050--

Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CPS Chauhanb Brain4     
AD Gaekwadb Brain0     
Yajurvindra Singhlbw b Procter1     
BP Patelc Sadiq Mohammad b Procter4     
Yashpal Sharmac Zaheer Abbas b Procter33     
DB Vengsarkarc Sadiq Mohammad b Procter0     
SM Gavaskarc Brassington b Procter30     
KD Ghavrib Brain22     
*S Venkataraghavanb Procter10     
+B Reddynot out4     
BS Chandrasekharb Procter0     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)9
Total(all out, 43.3 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-7, 3-10, 4-14, 5-22, 6-56, 7-96, 8-110, 9-117, 10-117 (43.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brain17   3563--
Partridge6   1220--
Bainbridge5   0170--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Stovoldc Yashpal Sharma b Venkataraghavan45     
Sadiq Mohammadb Ghavri35     
Zaheer Abbasnot out53     
AJ Hignellc Yashpal Sharma b Yajurvindra Singh32     
*MJ Procternot out24     
+AJ Brassingtondid not bat      
P Bainbridgedid not bat      
MD Partridgedid not bat      
DA Graveneydid not bat      
BM Braindid not bat      
JH Childsdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)14
Total(3 wickets, 50 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-65, 2-95, 3-174
Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ghavri12   2471--
Yajurvindra Singh10   1471--
Chandrasekhar7   1330--
Venkataraghavan19   4481--
Chauhan2   0140--

--> Zaheer Abbas (1) passed 21500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 7
--> P Bainbridge (1) passed his previous highest score of 76 in First-Class matches
--> P Bainbridge (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 23