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World Series Cup - Third Final Match

Australia v New Zealand 1980-81

With New Zealand needing 6 runs to tie the match off the last ball, Trevor Chappell, instructed to do so by his brother and captain, Greg, bowled McKechnie an underarm ball, which caused a furore that could haunt Australian-New Zealand cricket for a

David Frith

Wisden Cricket Monthly, March 1981

Grim prophecy fulfilled

David Frith on the controversial 'underarm' incident of 1981 between Australia and New Zealand