Result
5th Test, Sydney, Jan 2-6 2001, West Indies tour of Australia
272 & 352
(44.5 ov, target 173)
452 & 174/4
Australia won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SL Campbell c & b MacGill791621859048.76
WW Hinds  b MacGill701711937040.93
JC Adams (c)lbw b McGrath1022351045.45
BC Lara c ME Waugh b MacGill3573884047.94
MN Samuels c Langer b MacGill2872895038.88
RR Sarwan lbw b MacGill043000.00
RD Jacobs st †Gilchrist b MacGill1227311044.44
MV Nagamootoo c Slater b Miller1227252044.44
NAM McLean lbw b MacGill011000.00
CEL Stuart not out1237422032.43
CA Walsh c Hayden b Miller419250021.05
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 2)10
TOTAL(102.1 Ov, RR: 2.66, 363 Mts)272
Fall of wickets: 1-147 (Sherwin Campbell, 53.3 ov), 2-152 (Wavell Hinds, 55.5 ov), 3-174 (Jimmy Adams, 62.4 ov), 4-210 (Brian Lara, 79.2 ov), 5-210 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 79.6 ov), 6-235 (Marlon Samuels, 87.4 ov), 7-240 (Ridley Jacobs, 89.2 ov), 8-240 (Nixon McLean, 89.3 ov), 9-252 (Mahendra Nagamootoo, 94.3 ov), 10-272 (Courtney Walsh, 102.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1974312.2600
JN Gillespie1644402.7502
SCG MacGill371110472.8100
CR Miller30.187322.4100
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Slater c Samuels b Nagamootoo9614217413067.60
ML Hayden c Lara b Walsh37130042.85
JL Langer c †Jacobs b McLean2042503047.61
ME Waugh run out (Campbell/†Jacobs)2241523053.65
SR Waugh (c) b Nagamootoo1032383009143.27
RT Ponting lbw b Stuart511201605042.50
AC Gilchrist c Lara b Stuart871241349170.16
JN Gillespie c Hinds b Nagamootoo215190013.33
CR Miller not out3768831254.41
SCG MacGill run out (sub [Jeremy]/Nagamootoo)1580020.00
GD McGrath run out (Stuart/Adams)1323402056.52
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 11)17
TOTAL(135.4 Ov, RR: 3.33, 520 Mts)452
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Matthew Hayden, 2.6 ov), 2-55 (Justin Langer, 14.5 ov), 3-109 (Mark Waugh, 29.4 ov), 4-157 (Michael Slater, 45.4 ov), 5-289 (Ricky Ponting, 89.5 ov), 6-360 (Steve Waugh, 107.5 ov), 7-374 (Jason Gillespie, 113.6 ov), 8-408 (Adam Gilchrist, 124.2 ov), 9-410 (Stuart MacGill, 125.4 ov), 10-452 (Glenn McGrath, 135.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CA Walsh2547412.9602
CEL Stuart2348123.5203
MV Nagamootoo35311933.4000
NAM McLean2028114.0502
JC Adams16.425403.2404
MN Samuels1653702.3100
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SL Campbell c †Gilchrist b Gillespie541381689039.13
WW Hinds  b McGrath461201391038.33
JC Adams (c)lbw b McGrath516250031.25
BC Lara c †Gilchrist b Miller2836524077.77
MN Samuels lbw b Gillespie011000.00
RR Sarwan c †Gilchrist b McGrath511141436044.73
RD Jacobs lbw b ME Waugh621281669048.43
MV Nagamootoo c Hayden b Miller68991127068.68
NAM McLean c ME Waugh b Miller1543461034.88
CEL Stuart lbw b Miller4781057.14
CA Walsh not out1230050.00
Extras(b 5, lb 10, nb 3)18
TOTAL(116.5 Ov, RR: 3.01, 434 Mts)352
Fall of wickets: 1-98 (Wavell Hinds, 38.5 ov), 2-112 (Jimmy Adams, 44.6 ov), 3-112 (Sherwin Campbell, 45.3 ov), 4-112 (Marlon Samuels, 45.4 ov), 5-154 (Brian Lara, 56.4 ov), 6-239 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 82.1 ov), 7-317 (Ridley Jacobs, 101.3 ov), 8-347 (Mahendra Nagamootoo, 114.6 ov), 9-351 (Nixon McLean, 116.2 ov), 10-352 (Colin Stuart, 116.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath2448033.3302
CR Miller32.5310243.1000
SCG MacGill3078802.9300
JN Gillespie2155722.7101
ME Waugh931011.1100
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 173 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden lbw b Stuart5980055.55
MJ Slater not out8612918910066.66
JL Langer lbw b Walsh1014241071.42
ME Waugh c Adams b McLean316240018.75
SR Waugh (c)lbw b Samuels38761013050.00
RT Ponting not out1432282043.75
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 7, w 1)18
TOTAL(44.5 Ov, RR: 3.88, 189 Mts)174/4
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Matthew Hayden, 1.3 ov), 2-38 (Justin Langer, 6.2 ov), 3-46 (Mark Waugh, 11.4 ov), 4-148 (Steve Waugh, 36.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CA Walsh1553512.3303
CEL Stuart704015.7110
NAM McLean813514.3704
MV Nagamootoo912803.1100
MN Samuels5.502614.4500
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Michael Slater
Player Of The Series
Glenn McGrath
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 5-0
Match numberTest no. 1527
Season2000/01
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 2001 (5-day match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Darrell Hair
TV Umpire
Simon Taufel
Match Referee
Alan Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 02 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 256/9 (CEL Stuart 0*, CA Walsh 0*, 98 ov)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 284/4 (SR Waugh 82*, RT Ponting 51*, 87 ov)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 98/1 (SL Campbell 45*, 38.5 ov)
Fri, 05 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 44/2 (MJ Slater 18*, ME Waugh 3*, 10 ov)
Sat, 06 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 174/4 (44.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Australia 50 in 66 mins, off 13.2 overs
  • Slater/SR Waugh 4th wicket partnership 50 in 64 mins, off 91 balls
  • Australia 100 in 126 mins, off 26.5 overs
  • Slater 50 in 136 mins, off 89 balls, 6x4
  • Slater/SR Waugh 4th wicket partnership 100 in 99 mins, off 147 balls
  • Australia 150 in 165 mins, off 38 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 154/4 (Slater 75*, Ponting 5*, 39 overs)
  • Attendance: 12 661
  • Total Attendance: 126 874
Day 4
  • West Indies 100 in 143 mins, off 39.4 overs
  • Campbell 50 in 153 mins, off 125 balls, 9x4
  • West Indies 150 in 209 mins, off 54.1 overs
  • Lunch: West Indies 192/5 (Sarwan 27*, Jacobs 22*, 67 overs)
  • West Indies 200 in 261 mins, off 68.1 overs
  • Sarwan/Jacobs 6th wicket partnership 50 in 45 mins, off 73 balls
  • Sarwan 50 in 138 mins, off 107 balls, 6x4
  • West Indies 2nd innings: Second new ball taken after 82 overs at 239/5
  • West Indies 250 in 326 mins, off 85 overs
  • Jacobs 50 in 131 mins, off 93 balls, 7x4
  • Jacobs/Nagamootoo 7th wicket partnership 50 in 43 mins, off 64 balls
  • West Indies 300 in 365 mins, off 95.3 overs
  • Tea: West Indies 309/6 (Jacobs 58*, Nagamootoo 50*, 98 overs)
  • Slater 1x4-all-run
  • Attendance: 14 728
Day 3
  • Australia 1st innings: Second new ball taken after 87 overs at 284/4
  • Australia 300 in 354 mins, off 93.4 overs
  • SR Waugh/Gilchrist 6th wicket partnership 50 in 50 mins, off 65 balls
  • Australia 350 in 396 mins, off 102.5 overs
  • SR Waugh 100 in 280 mins, off 225 balls, 9x4, 1x6
  • Gilchrist 50 in 68 mins, off 56 balls, 7x4
  • Lunch: Australia 374/7 (Gilchrist 64*, 114 overs)
  • Australia 400 in 459 mins, off 120.4 overs
  • Tea: West Indies 18/0 (Campbell 10*, Hinds 8*, 7 overs)
  • West Indies 50 in 74 mins, off 21.1 overs
  • Campbell/Hinds 1st wicket partnership 50 in 74 mins, off 128 balls
  • Attendance: 26 394
Day 2
  • Slater 1x4-all-run
  • Australia 50 in 59 mins, off 13.4 overs
  • Slater 50 in 85 mins, off 56 balls, 7x4
  • Lunch: Australia 91/2 (Slater 54*, ME Waugh 14*, 22 overs)
  • Australia 100 in 96 mins, off 23.4 overs
  • Slater/ME Waugh 3rd wicket partnership 50 in 38 mins, off 65 balls
  • Australia 150 in 167 mins, off 43.2 overs
  • Slater's 96 was his 9th score between 90 and 99 in Test cricket, the most in Test cricket (equalling SR Waugh, 9 ninties)
  • Tea: Australia 188/4 (SR Waugh 28*, Ponting 14*, 54 overs)
  • Australia 200 in 218 mins, off 57.2 overs
  • SR Waugh/Ponting 5th wicket partnership 50 in 47 mins, off 79 balls
  • SR Waugh 50 in 133 mins, off 110 balls, 3x4, 1x6
  • Australia 250 in 276 mins, off 74.5 overs
  • SR Waugh/Ponting 5th wicket partnership 100 in 111 mins, off 196 balls
  • Ponting 50 in 137 minutes, off 109 balls, 5x4
  • Attendance: 32 211
Day 1
  • West Indies 50 in 88 mins, off 24.3 overs
  • Campbell/Hinds 1st wicket partnership 50 in 88 mins, off 148 balls
  • Lunch: West Indies 71/0 (Campbell 49*, Hinds 20*, 33 overs)
  • Campbell 50 in 119 mins, off 111 balls, 6x4
  • West Indies 100 in 135 mins, off 37.3 overs
  • Campbell/Hinds 1st wicket partnership 100 in 135 mins, off 227 balls
  • Hinds 50 in 156 mins, off 125 balls, 5x4
  • West Indies 150 in 191 mins, off 55.1 overs
  • On 5, Adams passed 3000 runs in Test cricket
  • Tea: West Indies 180/3 (Lara 17*, Samuels 1*, 66 overs)
  • West Indies 200 in 273 mins, off 76.2 overs
  • West Indies 250 in 329 mins, off 92 overs
  • Attendance: 40 880
General
  • Hours of play: 11.00am - 1.00pm, 1.40pm - 3.40pm, 4.00pm - 6.00pm
  • Scorers: ME Gorham and MA Slarke
  • 12th Men: AJ Bichel (Australia) and KCB Jeremy (West Indies)
  • SR Waugh plays his 132nd Test and moves into second place on the list of most appearances passing India's Kapil Dev, with only AR Border (Australia, 156 matches) ahead of him.
  • Series Awards:
  • Garfield Sobers Trophy for Outstanding Batsman: SR Waugh
  • Joe Solomon Trophy for Outstanding Fielder: ME Waugh
  • Alan Davidson Trophy for Outstanding Bowler: JN Gillespie
  • Norman O'Neill Trophy for Outstanding Individual Performance: GD McGrath (33-21-27-10 in the 1st Test at Brisbane)