High scores
Player Runs Mins Balls 4s 6s Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
GN Yallop 167 520 392 15 0 Australia Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
AR Border 162 416 360 24 1 Australia Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
GR Viswanath 161* 405 297 11 1 India Bengaluru 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
GR Viswanath 131 274 207 18 0 India Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
SM Gavaskar 123 303 239 17 0 India Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
SM Gavaskar 115 329 238 17 1 India Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
DB Vengsarkar 112 366 283 12 2 India Bengaluru 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
SMH Kirmani 101* 306 206 17 0 India Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
Yashpal Sharma 100* 280 239 10 3 India Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
KJ Hughes 100 276 204 10 1 Australia Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
GR Viswanath 96 247 177 12 0 India Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
KJ Hughes 92 301 240 9 1 Australia Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
GN Yallop 89 198 - 13 0 Australia Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
DB Vengsarkar 89 262 228 11 1 India Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
KJ Hughes 86 261 195 7 0 Australia Bengaluru 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
KD Ghavri 86 153 99 12 3 India Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
Yashpal Sharma 85* 145 117 10 0 India Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
AMJ Hilditch 85 182 162 9 0 Australia Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
CPS Chauhan 84 368 - 10 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
N Kapil Dev 83 104 74 14 0 India Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
KJ Hughes 80 168 144 8 0 Australia Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
DF Whatmore 77 119 91 14 0 Australia Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
SM Gavaskar 76 175 - 9 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
CPS Chauhan 73 228 178 10 0 India Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
DB Vengsarkar 65 111 77 10 1 India Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
KJ Hughes 64* 137 120 7 1 Australia Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
PR Sleep 64 224 195 6 0 Australia Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
AMJ Hilditch 62 182 154 7 0 Australia Bengaluru 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
B Yardley 61* 96 70 9 1 Australia Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
AR Border 61 257 182 7 0 Australia Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
GN Yallop 60 180 125 5 0 Australia Mumbai 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
WM Darling 59 186 - 5 0 Australia Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
CPS Chauhan 58 303 - 9 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
SMH Kirmani 57 235 206 6 0 India Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
KJ Wright 55* 139 92 6 0 Australia Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
AMJ Hilditch 55 211 188 5 0 Australia Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
DF Whatmore 54 146 110 7 0 Australia Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
AR Border 54 133 101 8 0 Australia Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
Yashpal Sharma 52 204 150 4 0 India Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
DB Vengsarkar 52 115 - 8 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
GR Viswanath 52 140 - 7 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
SM Gavaskar 50 130 80 7 0 India Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
AR Border 50 174 138 8 0 Australia Chennai 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
KJ Hughes 50 135 - 6 0 Australia Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
CPS Chauhan 50 180 130 4 0 India Kolkata 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
B Yardley 47 118 107 5 0 Australia Bengaluru 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
AR Border 46 168 120 5 0 Australia Delhi 13 Oct 1979 Test # 858
SMH Kirmani 45 90 - 8 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
AR Border 44 97 68 4 0 Australia Bengaluru 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
GR Viswanath 44 115 - - 0 India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Australia at Mumbai, 6th Test, Nov 3-7, 1979 [Test # 860]
India v Australia at Kolkata, 5th Test, Oct 26-31, 1979 [Test # 859]
India v Australia at Delhi, 4th Test, Oct 13-18, 1979 [Test # 858]