The Frank Worrell Trophy - 1st Test

Australia v West Indies

Australia won by 8 wickets

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RC Fredericks c †Marsh b Gilmour 46 47 30 6 1 153.33
CG Greenidge lbw b Lillee 0 3 3 0 0 0.00
LG Rowe run out 28 86 44 4 0 63.63
AI Kallicharran c Turner b Lillee 4 7 9 0 0 44.44
IVA Richards c Gilmour b Lillee 0 10 3 0 0 0.00
CH Lloyd* c †Marsh b Gilmour 7 11 9 1 0 77.77
DL Murray c Mallett b Gilmour 66 106 69 7 3 95.65
MA Holding c GS Chappell b Gilmour 34 58 54 7 0 62.96
Inshan Ali c Redpath b Thomson 12 41 37 1 0 32.43
AME Roberts c IM Chappell b Mallett 3 32 26 0 0 11.53
LR Gibbs not out 11 25 19 1 0 57.89
Extras (lb 1, nb 2) 3
Total (all out; 37.5 overs; 220 mins) 214 (4.26 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Greenidge), 2-63 (Fredericks), 3-70 (Kallicharran), 4-70 (Richards), 5-81 (Lloyd), 6-99 (Rowe), 7-171 (Holding), 8-199 (Murray), 9-199 (Ali), 10-214 (Roberts)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 11 0 84 3 5.72 (1nb)
JR Thomson 10 0 69 1 5.17 (1nb)
GJ Gilmour 12 1 42 4 2.62
TJ Jenner 4 1 15 0 2.81
AA Mallett 0.5 0 1 1 1.20
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
IR Redpath run out 39 150 131 3 0 29.77
A Turner b Roberts 81 225 181 11 0 44.75
IM Chappell lbw b Gibbs 41 124 108 6 0 37.96
GS Chappell* c Greenidge b Roberts 123 231 232 15 2 53.01
RB McCosker c Kallicharran b Ali 1 16 11 0 0 9.09
RW Marsh c †Murray b Gibbs 48 137 138 1 0 34.78
GJ Gilmour c Lloyd b Gibbs 13 28 18 3 0 72.22
TJ Jenner not out 6 25 15 1 0 40.00
DK Lillee b Roberts 1 10 7 0 0 14.28
JR Thomson lbw b Gibbs 4 5 10 1 0 40.00
AA Mallett c Fredericks b Gibbs 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 5, nb 4) 9
Total (all out; 106 overs; 483 mins) 366 (2.58 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-99 (Redpath), 2-142 (Turner), 3-178 (IM Chappell), 4-195 (McCosker), 5-317 (Marsh), 6-350 (GS Chappell), 7-354 (Gilmour), 8-361 (Lillee), 9-366 (Thomson), 10-366 (Mallett)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AME Roberts 25 2 85 3 2.55 (4nb)
MA Holding 20 4 81 0 3.03
LR Gibbs 38 7 102 5 2.01
Inshan Ali 17 1 67 1 2.95
CH Lloyd 6 1 22 0 2.75 (1nb)
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RC Fredericks c †Marsh b Gilmour 7 21 19 1 0 36.84
CG Greenidge c McCosker b Gilmour 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
MA Holding c Turner b Lillee 19 57 45 4 0 42.22
LG Rowe c IM Chappell b Jenner 107 267 235 15 0 45.53
AI Kallicharran b Mallett 101 267 207 13 0 48.79
CH Lloyd* c Redpath b Jenner 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
IVA Richards run out 12 17 18 3 0 66.66
DL Murray c & b Mallett 55 120 90 6 0 61.11
Inshan Ali b Lillee 24 34 23 4 0 104.34
AME Roberts lbw b Lillee 3 29 28 0 0 10.71
LR Gibbs not out 4 30 32 0 0 12.50
Extras (b 4, lb 15, w 5, nb 14) 38
Total (all out; 86.4 overs; 435 mins) 370 (3.20 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Greenidge), 2-12 (Fredericks), 3-50 (Holding), 4-248 (Rowe), 5-248 (Lloyd), 6-269 (Richards), 7-275 (Kallicharran), 7-308* (Ali, retired not out), 8-346 (Roberts), 9-348 (Ali), 10-370 (Murray)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 16 3 72 3 3.37 (1w)
GJ Gilmour 11 4 26 2 1.77 (11nb)
JR Thomson 18 3 89 0 3.70 (2nb)
AA Mallett 21.4 6 70 2 2.44 (2nb)
TJ Jenner 20 2 75 2 2.81
Australia 2nd innings (target: 219 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
RB McCosker c †Murray b Roberts 2 15 12 0 0 16.66
A Turner b Gibbs 26 95 92 2 0 28.26
IM Chappell not out 74 237 176 7 0 42.04
GS Chappell* not out 109 157 172 14 1 63.37
Extras (b 5, lb 2, nb 1) 8
Total (2 wickets; 56.2 overs) 219 (2.92 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat IR Redpath, RW Marsh, GJ Gilmour, TJ Jenner, DK Lillee, JR Thomson, AA Mallett
Fall of wickets 1-7 (McCosker), 2-60 (Turner)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AME Roberts 14 2 47 1 2.51 (2nb)
MA Holding 10 0 46 0 3.45
LR Gibbs 20 8 48 1 1.80
Inshan Ali 10 0 57 0 4.27
RC Fredericks 2 0 12 0 4.50
AI Kallicharran 0.2 0 1 0 3.00
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 6-match series 1-0
Test debut MA Holding (West Indies)
Player of the match GS Chappell (Australia)
Umpires RC Bailhache and TF Brooks
Close of play
Fri, 28 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 94/0 (IR Redpath 38*, A Turner 55*)
Sat, 29 Nov - day 2 - West Indies 2nd innings 8/1 (RC Fredericks 4*, MA Holding 0*)
Sun, 30 Nov - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 318/7 (DL Murray 17*, AME Roberts 0*)
Mon, 1 Dec - rest day
Tue, 2 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 219/2 (56.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • WI 2nd innings
  • Rowe scored 14x4 and 1x5
  • Attendances: 17,026 17,637 18,205 11,515 (Total 64,383)
  • Inshan Ali (2) retired hurt on 24* from 308/7 to 346/8
 
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Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 3-7, 1976
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Australia v West Indies at Perth - Dec 12-16, 1975
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