Benson & Hedges World Series Cup, 1980/81 / Results

Winner - Australia

Matches

1st Match: Australia v New Zealand at Adelaide - Nov 23, 1980

Australia 217/9 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 219/7 (49.1/50 ov)

New Zealand won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)

2nd Match: Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Nov 25, 1980

Australia 289/3 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 195 (42.5/50 ov)

Australia won by 94 runs

3rd Match: Australia v India at Melbourne - Dec 6, 1980

India 208/9 (49/49 ov); Australia 142 (42.1/49 ov)

India won by 66 runs

4th Match: Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Dec 7, 1980

New Zealand 156 (49.5/50 ov); Australia 159/6 (47.2/50 ov)

Australia won by 4 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)

5th Match: India v New Zealand at Perth - Dec 9, 1980

India 162 (47.4/50 ov); New Zealand 157 (49.5/50 ov)

India won by 5 runs

6th Match: Australia v India at Sydney - Dec 18, 1980

India 180/9 (49/49 ov); Australia 183/1 (42.2/49 ov)

Australia won by 9 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)

7th Match: India v New Zealand at Brisbane - Dec 21, 1980

India 204 (48.5/49 ov); New Zealand 205/7 (48.4/49 ov)

New Zealand won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

8th Match: India v New Zealand at Adelaide - Dec 23, 1980

India 230/7 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 224 (49.3/50 ov)

India won by 6 runs

9th Match: Australia v India at Sydney - Jan 8, 1981

India 63 (25.5/50 ov); Australia 64/1 (21/50 ov)

Australia won by 9 wickets (with 174 balls remaining)

10th Match: India v New Zealand at Melbourne - Jan 10, 1981

India 112/9 (34/34 ov); New Zealand 113/0 (29/34 ov)

New Zealand won by 10 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)

11th Match: Australia v India at Melbourne - Jan 11, 1981

India 192/5 (50/50 ov); Australia 193/3 (47.2/50 ov)

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)

12th Match: Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Jan 13, 1981

New Zealand 220/8 (50/50 ov); Australia 219/7 (50/50 ov)

New Zealand won by 1 run

13th Match: Australia v India at Sydney - Jan 15, 1981

Australia 242/8 (50/50 ov); India 215/8 (50/50 ov)

Australia won by 27 runs

14th Match: India v New Zealand at Brisbane - Jan 18, 1981

New Zealand 242/9 (50/50 ov); India 220 (48.1/50 ov)

New Zealand won by 22 runs

15th Match: Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Jan 21, 1981

Australia 180 (43.1/50 ov); New Zealand 23/1 (8/50 ov)

No result

1st Final: Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Jan 29, 1981

New Zealand 233/6 (50/50 ov); Australia 155 (39.3/50 ov)

New Zealand won by 78 runs

2nd Final: Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Jan 31, 1981

New Zealand 126 (46.4/50 ov); Australia 130/3 (39.3/50 ov)

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)

3rd Final: Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Feb 1, 1981

Australia 235/4 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 229/8 (50/50 ov)

Australia won by 6 runs

4th Final: Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Feb 3, 1981

New Zealand 215/8 (50/50 ov); Australia 218/4 (47.4/50 ov)

Australia won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

News

1981

Underhand, underarm

World Series Cup - Fourth Final Match

†AUSTRALIA v NEW ZEALAND 1980-81

World Series Cup - Third Final Match

Australia v New Zealand 1980-81

World Series Cup - Second Final Match

†AUSTRALIA v NEW ZEALAND 1980-81

World Series Cup - First Final Match

†AUSTRALIA v NEW ZEALAND 1980-81

Photos

© Associated Press

Trevor Chappell rolls the final ball of the match on the floor

© Wisden Cricket Monthly

Trevor Chappell prepares to roll the final ball of the match on the floor

Tournament Results
Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Feb 3, 1981
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Feb 1, 1981
Australia won by 6 runs
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Jan 31, 1981
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Jan 29, 1981
New Zealand won by 78 runs
Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Jan 21, 1981
No result
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