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Indian cricket team in England in 2002

The India national cricket team toured England from 22 June to 9 September 2002. The tour comprised a four-match Test series, preceded by a triangular One Day International tournament that also featured Sri Lanka. India won the ODI tournament, beating England in the final, while the Test series was drawn 1–1.

Indian cricket team in England in 2002
  Flag of India.svg Flag of England.svg
  India England
Dates 22 June – 9 September 2002
Captains Sourav Ganguly Nasser Hussain
Test series
Result 4-match series drawn 1–1
Most runs Rahul Dravid (602) Michael Vaughan (615)
Most wickets Anil Kumble (14) Matthew Hoggard (14)
Player of the series Rahul Dravid (Ind) and Michael Vaughan (Eng)

Contents

Tour matchesEdit

50-over: Sussex v IndiaEdit

22 June 2002
Scorecard
Sussex
203/8 (50 overs)
v
  India
205/7 (48.5 overs)
Murray Goodwin 49 (69)
Ashish Nehra 4/27 (10 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 75* (82)
Kevin Innes 3/35 (10 overs)
India won by 3 wickets
County Ground, Hove
Umpires: Tony Clarkson (Eng) and Richard Kettleborough (Eng)
  • Sussex won the toss and elected to bat.

50-over: Kent v IndiansEdit

24 June 2002
Scorecard
Kent
284 (50 overs)
v
  Indians
263 (48.5 overs)
Robert Key 76 (84)
Zaheer Khan 4/38 (8 overs)
Sourav Ganguly 64 (75)
James Golding 4/42 (9 overs)
Kent won by 21 runs
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
Umpires: Tony Clarkson (Eng) and Alan Hill (Eng)
  • Kent won the toss and elected to bat.

50-over: Leicestershire v IndiansEdit

26 June 2002
Scorecard
Indians  
315/7 (50 overs)
v
Leicestershire
261/7 (50 overs)
Virender Sehwag 98 (85)
Jamie Grove 2/58 (10 overs)
Trevor Ward 95 (110)
Yuvraj Singh 3/48 (10 overs)
Indians won by 54 runs
Grace Road, Leicester
Umpires: Alan Hill (Eng) and Barrie Leadbeater (Eng)
  • Indians won the toss and elected to bat.

First-class: Indians v West Indies AEdit

16–18 July 2002
Scorecard
India  
v
253/7d (89.5 overs)
Dinesh Mongia 87 (139)
Chris Gayle 2/30 (12 overs)
266 (59.4 overs)
Devon Smith 69 (93)
Ajit Agarkar 4/55 (16 overs)
255 (77.4 overs)
Mohammad Kaif 77 (126)
Jermaine Lawson 6/76 (22.4 overs)
81/4 (26 overs)
Devon Smith 19 (52)
Sanjay Bangar 1/11 (7 overs)
Match drawn
Arundel Castle Cricket Ground, Arundel
Umpires: Nigel Llong (Eng) and Neil Mallender (Eng)
  • Indians won the toss and elected to bat.

First-class: Hampshire v IndiansEdit

20–22 July 2002
Scorecard
v
236 (81.1 overs)
Rahul Dravid 78 (119)
Shaun Udal 5/59 (29 overs)
123 (37.3 overs)
Neil Johnson 45 (49)
Sanjay Bangar 4/40 (10 overs)
139/4d (41.2 overs)
Sanjay Bangar 52* (100)
James Hamblin 2/44 (7 overs)
186 (46.2 overs)
Shaun Udal 36* (42)
Anil Kumble 4/58 (17.2 overs)
Indians won by 66 runs
Rose Bowl, Southampton
Umpires: Nigel Cowley (Eng) and Peter Willey (Eng)
  • Indians won the toss and elected to bat.

First-class: Worcestershire v IndiansEdit

31 July–3 August 2002
Scorecard
v
417/8d (105 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 169 (246)
Alamgir Sheriyar 4/109 (25 overs)
200/6 (54 overs)
Stephen Peters 50 (90)
Sourav Ganguly 2/21 (5 overs)
Match drawn
New Road, Worcester
Umpires: Richard Kettleborough (Eng) and George Sharp (Eng)
  • Indians won the toss and elected to bat.
  • No play was possible on Days 1 and 2 due to rain.

First-class: Essex v IndiansEdit

14–17 August 2002
Scorecard
v
516 (129.4 overs)
Shiv Sunder Das 250 (380)
James Middlebrook 4/164 (36 overs)
279 (75.4 overs)
Darren Robinson 59 (79)
Harbhajan Singh 7/83 (32 overs)
327/6d (88 overs)
Virender Sehwag 142 (156)
Mark Ilott 4/67 (17 overs)
186/3 (56 overs)
Richard Clinton 53 (104)
Virender Sehwag 2/52 (18 overs)
Match drawn
County Ground, Essex
Umpires: Paul Adams (Eng) and David Constant (Eng)
  • Indians won the toss and elected to bat.

First-class: Derbyshire v IndiansEdit

28–30 August 2002
Scorecard
v
445/8d (121.1 overs)
Ajay Ratra 101* (207)
Jason Kerr 3/97 (25 overs)
358 (100.5 overs)
Rawait Khan 91 (200)
Ashish Nehra 4/85 (23 overs)
182/3d (43.3 overs)
Virender Sehwag 104 (97)
Mathew Dowman 1/11 (3 overs)
Match drawn
County Ground, Derby
Umpires: Allan Jones (Eng) and Ken Shuttleworth (Eng)
  • Indians won the toss and elected to bat.

NatWest Series (ODI)Edit

2nd Match: England v IndiaEdit

29 June 2002
Scorecard
England  
271/7 (50 overs)
v
  India
272/4 (48.5 overs)
Marcus Trescothick 86 (78)
Yuvraj Singh 3/39 (7 overs)
Rahul Dravid 73 (86)
Ashley Giles 3/39 (10 overs)
India won by 6 wickets
Lord's, London
Umpires: Steve Bucknor (WI) and Neil Mallender (Eng)
Player of the match: Yuvraj Singh (Ind)
  • England won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Points: India 4, England 0.

3rd Match: India v Sri LankaEdit

30 June 2002
Scorecard
Sri Lanka  
202/8 (50 overs)
v
  India
203/6 (45.2 overs)
Mahela Jayawardene 62 (105)
Ajit Agarkar 3/44 (9 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 49 (70)
Chaminda Vaas 2/38 (10 overs)
India won by 4 wickets
The Oval, London
Umpires: Dave Orchard (SA) and Peter Willey (Eng)
Player of the match: Ajit Agarkar (Ind)
  • Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Points: India 4, Sri Lanka 0.

5th Match: England v IndiaEdit

4 July 2002 (D/N)
Scorecard
India  
285/4 (50 overs)
v
  England
53/1 (12.3 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 105* (108)
Darren Gough 2/52 (10 overs)
Marcus Trescothick 23 (26)
Zaheer Khan 1/31 (6 overs)
  • India won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Rain stopped play after 12.3 overs of the England innings.
  • Points: England 2, India 2.

6th Match: India v Sri LankaEdit

6 July 2002
Scorecard
Sri Lanka  
187 (48.2 overs)
v
  India
188/6 (48.1 overs)
Marvan Atapattu 50 (73)
Ashish Nehra 2/28 (10 overs)
Rahul Dravid 64 (95)
Dilhara Fernando 2/22 (10 overs)
India won by 4 wickets
Edgbaston, Birmingham
Umpires: Steve Bucknor (WI) and Neil Mallender (Eng)
Player of the match: Rahul Dravid (Ind)
  • India won the toss and elected to field.
  • Points: India 4, Sri Lanka 0.

8th Match: England v IndiaEdit

9 July 2002
Scorecard
England  
229/8 (32 overs)
v
  India
165 (29.1 overs)
Ronnie Irani 53 (55)
Zaheer Khan 3/53 (7 overs)
Virender Sehwag 46 (41)
Ronnie Irani 5/26 (7 overs)
England won by 64 runs
The Oval, London
Umpires: Steve Bucknor (WI) and Peter Willey (Eng)
Player of the match: Ronnie Irani (Eng)
  • India won the toss and elected to field.
  • Play reduced to 32 overs per side due to rain.
  • Points: England 5, India 0.

9th Match: India v Sri LankaEdit

11 July 2002 (D/N)
Scorecard
India  
304 (50 overs)
v
  Sri Lanka
241 (44.1 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 113 (102)
Thilan Samaraweera 2/39 (8 overs)
Kumar Sangakkara 66 (47)
Harbhajan Singh 4/46 (10 overs)
India won by 63 runs
County Ground, Bristol
Umpires: Dave Orchard (SA) and David Shepherd (Eng)
Player of the match: Sachin Tendulkar (Ind)
  • India won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Points: India 5, Sri Lanka 0.

Final: England v IndiaEdit

13 July 2002
Scorecard
England  
325/5 (50 overs)
v
  India
326/8 (49.3 overs)
Nasser Hussain 115 (128)
Zaheer Khan 3/62 (10 overs)
Mohammad Kaif 87* (75)
Ashley Giles 2/47 (10 overs)
India won by 2 wickets[1]
Lord's, London
Umpires: Steve Bucknor (WI) and David Shepherd (Eng)
Player of the match: Mohammad Kaif (Ind)
  • England won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Nasser Hussain (Eng) scored his first hundred in an ODI.

Test seriesEdit

1st TestEdit

25–29 July 2002
Scorecard
v
  India
487 (142.2 overs)
Nasser Hussain 155 (331)
Zaheer Khan 3/90 (36 overs)
221 (81.5 overs)
Virender Sehwag 84 (96)
Matthew Hoggard 3/33 (16.5 overs)
301/6d (64.4 overs)
John Crawley 100* (132)
Anil Kumble 3/84 (24 overs)
397 (109.4 overs)
Ajit Agarkar 109* (190)
Matthew Hoggard 4/87 (24 overs)
England won by 170 runs
Lord's, London
Umpires: Rudi Koertzen (SA) and Russell Tiffin (Zim)
Player of the match: Nasser Hussain (Eng)
  • England won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Simon Jones (Eng) made his Test debut.

2nd TestEdit

8–12 August 2002
Scorecard
India  
v
357 (101.1 overs)
Virender Sehwag 106 (183)
Matthew Hoggard 4/105 (35.1 overs)
617 (144.5 overs)
Michael Vaughan 197 (258)
Zaheer Khan 3/110 (26 overs)
424/8d (115 overs)
Rahul Dravid 115 (244)
Dominic Cork 2/54 (12 overs)
Match drawn
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Umpires: Rudi Koertzen (SA) and Russell Tiffin (Zim)
Player of the match: Michael Vaughan (Eng)

3rd TestEdit

22–26 August 2002
Scorecard
India  
v
628/8d (180.1 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 193 (330)
Andrew Caddick 3/150 (40.1 overs)
273 (89 overs)
Alec Stewart 78* (120)
Harbhajan Singh 3/40 (18 overs)
309 (f/o; 110.5 overs)
Nasser Hussain 110 (194)
Anil Kumble 4/66 (29.5 overs)
India won by an innings and 46 runs
Headingley, Leeds
Umpires: Asoka de Silva (SL) and Dave Orchard (SA)
Player of the match: Rahul Dravid (Ind)
  • India won the toss and elected to bat.

4th TestEdit

5–9 September 2002
Scorecard
v
  India
515 (155.4 overs)
Michael Vaughan 195 (279)
Harbhajan Singh 5/115 (38.4 overs)
508 (170 overs)
Rahul Dravid 217 (468)
Andrew Caddick 4/114 (43 overs)
114/0 (28 overs)
Marcus Trescothick 58* (98)
Match drawn
The Oval, London
Umpires: Asoka de Silva (SL) and Dave Orchard (SA)
Player of the match: Rahul Dravid (Ind)
  • England won the toss and elected to bat.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.theringsideview.com/when-yuvraj-and-kaif-scripted-a-historic-win-in-the-natwest-trophy-final-2002/ -When Yuvraj and Kaif scripted a historic win in the Natwest Trophy Final 2002
  • Playfair Cricket Annual
  • Wisden Cricketers Almanack (annual)

External linksEdit