Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Close of Play

  • Fri, 29 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 224/5 (GS Blewett 58*, IA Healy 44*, )
  • Sat, 30 Nov - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 156/3 (CL Hooper 27*, S Chanderpaul 3*, )
  • Sun, 01 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 77/2 (MTG Elliott 45*, ME Waugh 2*, )
  • Mon, 02 Dec - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 27/0 (SL Campbell 13*, RG Samuels 12*, )
  • Tue, 03 Dec - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 215 (69.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • A Warne-fer

    I'm seven years old, sitting with other children on an embankment above a school cricket ground. The field seems enormous, but with familiarity and a few years I'll realise it's not. I've just me

  • 0 and 2: A dynasty disintegrates

    Tuesday December 3, 1996: I visited the Sydney Cricket Ground and witnessed a great day's cricket, but I have also witnessed the demise of a cricketing power that I have known and loved for over two decades