Geoff Boycott in action, Australia v England, 7th ODI, Brisbane, 1979 © Getty Images

  • Dec 17, 1979

    Dennis Lillee holds up his aluminium bat to Allan Border, © Getty Images

  • Nov 26, 1979

    Captains Clive Lloyd, Mike Brearley and Greg Chappell admire the trophy © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • Nov 7, 1979

    Australian wicketkeeper Kevin Wright dives for the ball © Getty Images

  • Nov 3, 1979

    Sunil Gavaskar sweeps © Getty Images

  • Jun 8, 1979

    The eight World Cup teams led by their captains © PA Photos

  • May 29, 1979

    Australian captain Kim Hughes is frustrated with the weather conditions © Getty Images

  • Jan 1979

    Dennis Lillee bowls during a Supertest against West Indies © Getty Images