West Indies tour of Australia, 1981/82 / Scorecard

The Frank Worrell Trophy - 1st Test

Australia v West Indies

Australia won by 58 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BM Laird c †Murray b Holding 4 16 18 0 0 22.22
GM Wood c †Murray b Roberts 3 49 28 0 0 10.71
GS Chappell* c †Murray b Holding 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
AR Border c †Murray b Holding 4 61 43 0 0 9.30
KJ Hughes not out 100 266 200 11 0 50.00
DM Wellham c sub (AL Logie) b Croft 17 54 37 2 0 45.94
RW Marsh c Richards b Garner 21 74 43 1 0 48.83
B Yardley b Garner 21 35 17 2 0 123.52
DK Lillee c Gomes b Holding 1 11 4 0 0 25.00
GF Lawson b Holding 2 2 3 0 0 66.66
TM Alderman c †Murray b Croft 10 56 26 1 0 38.46
Extras (b 1, lb 6, nb 8) 15
Total (all out; 68.1 overs) 198 (2.90 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Laird), 2-4 (Chappell), 3-8 (Wood), 4-26 (Border), 5-59 (Wellham), 6-115 (Marsh), 7-149 (Yardley), 8-153 (Lillee), 9-155 (Lawson), 10-198 (Alderman)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MA Holding 17 3 45 5 2.64
AME Roberts 15 6 40 1 2.66
J Garner 20 6 59 2 2.95
CEH Croft 16.1 3 39 2 2.41
West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
DL Haynes c Border b Lillee 1 20 14 0 0 7.14
SFAF Bacchus c Wood b Alderman 1 13 8 0 0 12.50
CEH Croft lbw b Lillee 0 16 10 0 0 0.00
IVA Richards b Lillee 2 14 8 0 0 25.00
CH Lloyd* c Alderman b Yardley 29 106 81 1 0 35.80
HA Gomes c Chappell b Lillee 55 175 108 4 0 50.92
PJL Dujon c Hughes b Lillee 41 58 48 6 0 85.41
DA Murray not out 32 90 70 0 0 45.71
AME Roberts c †Marsh b Lillee 18 37 23 3 0 78.26
MA Holding c & b Alderman 2 14 7 0 0 28.57
J Garner c Laird b Lillee 7 17 10 1 0 70.00
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 9) 13
Total (all out; 62.3 overs) 201 (3.21 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Bacchus), 2-5 (Haynes), 3-6 (Croft), 4-10 (Richards), 5-62 (Lloyd), 6-134 (Dujon), 7-147 (Gomes), 8-174 (Roberts), 9-183 (Holding), 10-201 (Garner)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 26.3 3 83 7 3.13
TM Alderman 18 3 54 2 3.00
GF Lawson 9 2 28 0 3.11
GS Chappell 2 2 0 0 0.00
B Yardley 7 2 23 1 3.28
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BM Laird lbw b Croft 64 210 146 5 0 43.83
GM Wood c †Murray b Garner 46 118 86 5 0 53.48
GS Chappell* c †Murray b Garner 6 35 21 0 0 28.57
AR Border b Holding 66 190 136 2 0 48.52
KJ Hughes b Holding 8 74 48 0 0 16.66
DM Wellham lbw b Holding 2 11 5 0 0 40.00
RW Marsh c †Murray b Holding 2 18 14 0 0 14.28
B Yardley b Garner 13 15 17 0 0 76.47
DK Lillee c †Murray b Holding 0 20 9 0 0 0.00
GF Lawson not out 0 17 7 0 0 0.00
TM Alderman b Holding 1 9 10 0 0 10.00
Extras (b 5, lb 4, w 1, nb 4) 14
Total (all out; 82.3 overs) 222 (2.69 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-82 (Wood), 2-106 (Chappell), 3-139 (Laird), 4-184 (Hughes), 5-190 (Wellham), 6-199 (Marsh), 7-215 (Yardley), 8-218 (Border), 9-220 (Lillee), 10-222 (Alderman)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MA Holding 21.3 5 62 6 2.88
AME Roberts 18 4 31 0 1.72
J Garner 18 5 37 3 2.05
CEH Croft 20 2 61 1 3.05
IVA Richards 5 0 17 0 3.40
West Indies 2nd innings (target: 220 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
DL Haynes c Lillee b Yardley 28 182 121 3 0 23.14
SFAF Bacchus lbw b Alderman 0 8 3 0 0 0.00
IVA Richards b Alderman 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
CH Lloyd* c Border b Lawson 19 52 36 2 0 52.77
HA Gomes b Yardley 24 85 48 1 0 50.00
PJL Dujon c †Marsh b Yardley 43 163 163 1 0 26.38
DA Murray c †Marsh b Yardley 10 51 28 1 0 35.71
AME Roberts lbw b Lillee 10 85 40 0 1 25.00
MA Holding lbw b Lillee 7 15 11 1 0 63.63
J Garner lbw b Lillee 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
CEH Croft not out 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 10, nb 9) 20
Total (all out; 74.1 overs) 161 (2.17 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Bacchus), 2-4 (Richards), 3-38 (Lloyd), 4-80 (Gomes), 5-88 (Haynes), 6-116 (Murray), 7-150 (Dujon), 8-154 (Roberts), 9-154 (Garner), 10-161 (Holding)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 27.1 8 44 3 1.61
TM Alderman 9 3 23 2 2.55
GF Lawson 17 3 36 1 2.11
B Yardley 21 7 38 4 1.80
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debut PJL Dujon (West Indies)
Player of the match KJ Hughes (Australia)
Umpires RC Bailhache and AR Crafter
Close of play
Sat, 26 Dec - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 10/4 (CH Lloyd 2*)
Sun, 27 Dec - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 187/9 (DA Murray 26*, J Garner 0*)
Mon, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 217/7 (AR Border 65*, DK Lillee 0*)
Tue, 29 Dec - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 154/9 (MA Holding 4*)
Wed, 30 Dec - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 161 (74.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Australia's win ended a West Indies sequence of 15 Tests without defeat since February 1980
  • At 2.55pm on December 27, Lillee induced an edged stroke from Gomes to pass the world record of 309 wickets held by LR Gibbs (WI).
  • Lillee achieved his best bowling figures in Tests with 7/83.
  • Lillee equalled the record (held by SF Barnes and CV Grimmett) for most 10 wickets in a match when he completed the feat for the 7th time.
  • Lillee took the record for most wickets in a calender year with 85 wickets in 1981 (previously 74 wickets by Kapil Dev in 1979).
  • Holding's match figures of 11/107 is a record for West Indies v Australia
  • Murray's 9 catches in the match is a West Indian record
 
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Series Results
Australia v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 3, 1982
West Indies won by 5 wickets
Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 2-6, 1982
Match drawn
Australia v West Indies at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 1981
Australia won by 58 runs
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