West Indies tour of Australia, 1979/80

Matches

South Australia v West Indians at Adelaide - Nov 16-18, 1979

South Australia 202 and 233; West Indians 397 and 42/1

West Indians won by 9 wickets

Tasmania Invitation XI v West Indians at Devonport - Nov 23-25, 1979

West Indians 374 and 202/4d; Tasmania Invitation XI 144 and 172

West Indians won by 260 runs

1st Match: Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Nov 27, 1979

West Indies 193 (49.3/50 ov); Australia 196/5 (47.1/50 ov)

Australia won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)

2nd Match: England v West Indies at Sydney - Nov 28, 1979

England 211/8 (50/50 ov); West Indies 196 (47/47 ov, target: 199)

England won by 2 runs (revised target)

1st Test: Australia v West Indies at Brisbane - Dec 1-5, 1979

Australia 268 and 448/6d; West Indies 441 and 40/3

Match drawn

4th Match: Australia v West Indies at Melbourne - Dec 9, 1979

West Indies 271/2 (48/48 ov); Australia 191/8 (48/48 ov)

West Indies won by 80 runs

6th Match: Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Dec 21, 1979

Australia 176/6 (50/50 ov); West Indies 169 (42.5/50 ov)

Australia won by 7 runs

7th Match: England v West Indies at Brisbane - Dec 23, 1979

England 217/8 (50/50 ov); West Indies 218/1 (46.5/50 ov)

West Indies won by 9 wickets (with 19 balls remaining)

2nd Test: Australia v West Indies at Melbourne - Dec 29, 1979 - Jan 1, 1980

Australia 156 and 259; West Indies 397 and 22/0

West Indies won by 10 wickets

Western Australia v West Indians at Perth - Jan 5-7, 1980

West Indians 169 and 313; Western Australia 396/6d and 87/2

Western Australia won by 8 wickets

9th Match: England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 12, 1980

Match abandoned without a ball bowled

11th Match: England v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 16, 1980

West Indies 246/5 (50/50 ov); England 139 (42.5/50 ov)

West Indies won by 107 runs

12th Match: Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 18, 1980

Australia 190 (48.3/50 ov); West Indies 181 (49.1/50 ov)

Australia won by 9 runs

1st Final: England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 20, 1980

West Indies 215/8 (50/50 ov); England 213/7 (50/50 ov)

West Indies won by 2 runs

2nd Final: England v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 22, 1980

England 208/8 (50/50 ov); West Indies 209/2 (47.3/50 ov)

West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

3rd Test: Australia v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 26-30, 1980

West Indies 328 and 448; Australia 203 and 165

West Indies won by 408 runs

News

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Third Test Match

NEW ZEALAND v WEST INDIES 1979-80

Second Test Match

NEW ZEALAND v WEST INDIES 1979-80

First Test Match

NEW ZEALAND v WEST INDIES 1979-80

Photos

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Greg Chappell bats

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Colin Croft bowls

Tour Results
Australia v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 26-30, 1980
West Indies won by 408 runs
England v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 22, 1980
West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 20, 1980
West Indies won by 2 runs
Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 18, 1980
Australia won by 9 runs
England v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 16, 1980
West Indies won by 107 runs
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