Result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 18-21 1988, West Indies tour of Australia
167 & 289
(19.1 ov, target 63)
394 & 63/1
West Indies won by 9 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GR Marsh c Logie b Ambrose27681063039.70
DC Boon lbw b Marshall1052561019.23
MRJ Veletta  b Hooper371071822034.57
GM Wood c Greenidge b Ambrose615161040.00
AR Border (c)c †Dujon b Ambrose426290015.38
SR Waugh lbw b Marshall423210017.39
IA Healy c Logie b Walsh2773831036.98
AIC Dodemaide c Richards b Walsh2237582059.45
CJ McDermott c Logie b Walsh21060020.00
CD Matthews c †Dujon b Walsh11516006.66
TBA May not out412141033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 16, w 1)23
TOTAL(69.3 Ov, RR: 2.4, 298 Mts)167
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (David Boon), 2-52 (Geoff Marsh), 3-64 (Graeme Wood), 4-76 (Allan Border), 5-86 (Steve Waugh), 6-126 (Mike Veletta), 7-138 (Ian Healy), 8-140 (Craig McDermott), 9-150 (Chris Matthews), 10-167 (Tony Dodemaide)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MD Marshall1833922.1615
BP Patterson3.11501.5700
CEL Ambrose16.553031.7807
CA Walsh18.336243.3504
CL Hooper1222412.0000
IVA Richards10101.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge  b May801571978250.95
DL Haynes c †Healy b Waugh401211765033.05
RB Richardson lbw b Dodemaide811942499041.75
CL Hooper c Border b Waugh11111009.09
IVA Richards (c)c McDermott b May687810911187.17
AL Logie c Border b May1922472086.36
PJL Dujon c May b McDermott2757625047.36
MD Marshall c Border b McDermott1126511042.30
CEL Ambrose not out1943633044.18
CA Walsh lbw b McDermott027000.00
BP Patterson lbw b Dodemaide087000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 28, w 6)48
TOTAL(113.4 Ov, RR: 3.46, 494 Mts)394
Fall of wickets: 1-135 (Desmond Haynes), 2-156 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 3-162 (Carl Hooper), 4-270 (Sir Viv Richards), 5-307 (Gus Logie), 6-359 (Sir Richie Richardson), 7-361 (Jeff Dujon), 8-389 (Malcolm Marshall), 9-393 (Courtney Walsh), 10-394 (Patrick Patterson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott2839933.53010
CD Matthews2136202.9555
AIC Dodemaide16.426023.6010
TBA May2969033.1004
SR Waugh1826123.3809
AR Border10808.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon c †Dujon b Marshall1219202063.15
GR Marsh lbw b Ambrose210260020.00
MRJ Veletta c Hooper b Walsh1059830016.94
SR Waugh c Haynes b Marshall901672509053.89
GM Wood lbw b Walsh011000.00
AR Border (c)c Haynes b Ambrose41941146043.61
IA Healy c Ambrose b Marshall2866851042.42
AIC Dodemaide c Richards b Marshall722350031.81
CJ McDermott not out3249904065.30
CD Matthews c sub (KLT Arthurton) b Walsh32314450103.22
TBA May c Hooper b Ambrose526390019.23
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 21)30
TOTAL(86.1 Ov, RR: 3.35, 398 Mts)289
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (David Boon), 2-16 (Geoff Marsh), 3-65 (Mike Veletta), 4-65 (Graeme Wood), 5-157 (Allan Border), 6-199 (Steve Waugh), 7-212 (Ian Healy), 8-212 (Tony Dodemaide), 9-270 (Chris Matthews), 10-289 (Tim May)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MD Marshall2629243.5303
CEL Ambrose26.157832.98015
CA Walsh1936133.2103
IVA Richards1142602.3600
CL Hooper402305.7500
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 63 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge c †Healy b Dodemaide1645502035.55
DL Haynes not out3047813063.82
RB Richardson not out729300024.13
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 3)10
TOTAL(19.1 Ov, RR: 3.28, 81 Mts)63/1
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Sir Gordon Greenidge)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott401203.0001
CD Matthews3.511804.6931
AIC Dodemaide5.211512.8100
SR Waugh601402.3301
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Sir Curtly Ambrose
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1108
Season1988/89
Match days18,19,20,21 November 1988 (5-day match)
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Peter McConnell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 18 Nov - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 39/0 (CG Greenidge 24*, DL Haynes 5*)
Sat, 19 Nov - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 366/7 (MD Marshall 3*, CEL Ambrose 2*)
Sun, 20 Nov - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 200/6 (IA Healy 25*, AIC Dodemaide 0*)
Mon, 21 Nov - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 63/1 (19.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • McDermott/Matthews 9th wicket partnership 58 in 44 mins from 51 balls
  • Lunch: Australia 289
  • CD Matthews strained his side and was unable to complete his 4th over (8th of the innings). AIC Dodemaide completed the over.
  • West Indies won at 2.31pm with a single to Haynes and four overthows (Marsh missing the stumps)
  • Attendance: 1435 (Total: 26137)
Day 3
  • Lunch: Australia 40/2 (Veletta 6*, Waugh 12*)
  • SR Waugh was dropped by CG Greenidge on 18
  • Walsh took a hat-trick (Dodemaide in the 1st innings, Veletta and Wood in the 2nd innings. 18th hat-trick in Tests)
  • SR Waugh 50 in 134 mins from 95 balls, 6x4
  • Tea: Australia 114/4 (Waugh 62*, Border 12*)
  • Waugh/Border 5th wicket partnership 92 in 114 mins from 176 balls
  • SR Waugh's 90 was his highest Test innings to date (22 Tests)
  • Bad light ended play at 5.15pm
  • Attendance: 7585
Day 2
  • CG Greenidge 50 in 136 mins from 109 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Lunch: West Indies 135/0 (Greenidge 64*, Haynes 40*)
  • Greenidge/Haynes 1st wicket parthership 135 in 176 mins from 240 balls
  • IVA Richards 50 in 78 mins from 60 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • Tea: West Indies 248/3 (Richardson 34*, Richards 52*)
  • RB Richardson 50 in 177 mins from 132 balls, 5x4
  • Richardson/Richards 4th wicket partnership 108 in 109 mins from 159 balls
  • When 2, AL Logie completed 5000 First-class runs
  • New ball taken after 98.3 overs (West Indies 353/5)
  • Richardson/Dujon 6th wicket partnership 52 in 58 mins from 103 balls
  • At 5.30pm only 85 overs had been bowled (90 scheduled). Richardson and Dujon elected to bat on (First occurance in Tests)
  • Attendance: 7431
Day 1
  • BP Patterson strained the ligaments in his right knee and was unable to complete his 4th over (8th of the innings). CEL Ambrose completed the over.
  • Lunch: Australia 64/2 (Veletta 13*, Wood 6*)
  • Tea: Australia 128/6 (Healy 19*, Dodemaide 0*)
  • When Richards caught Dodemaide it was his 100th Test catch (10th player to achieve this feat)
  • Attendance: 9676
General
  • Hours of play: 10.30am - 12.30pm, 1.10pm - 3.10pm, 3.30pm - 5.30pm
  • Scorers: DA Connell and JI Harris
  • 12th Men: DM Jones (Australia) and RA Harper (West Indies)
  • IVA Richard's 100th Test match (6th player to achieve this feat)