Result
3rd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26-30 1980, New Zealand tour of Australia
321 & 188
(54 ov, target 193)
317 & 128/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood c †Lees b Hadlee021000.00
J Dyson  b Troup1365710020.00
GS Chappell (c)c Coney b Hadlee42801283052.50
KJ Hughes c Parker b Hadlee511201583142.50
AR Border c Cairns b Coney451781565025.28
KD Walters  b Coney1072062766051.94
RW Marsh c Parker b Coney1330033.33
DK Lillee  b Cairns27791203034.17
RM Hogg run out043000.00
LS Pascoe  b Cairns011000.00
JD Higgs not out66196109.83
Extras(b 7, lb 13, nb 6, w 3)29
TOTAL(121.3 Ov, RR: 2.64)321
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Graeme Wood), 2-32 (John Dyson), 3-75 (Greg Chappell), 4-159 (Kim Hughes), 5-190 (Allan Border), 6-192 (Rod Marsh), 7-261 (Dennis Lillee), 8-261 (Rodney Hogg), 9-261 (Len Pascoe), 10-321 (Doug Walters)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee3988932.2800
GB Troup2655412.0700
BL Cairns3568322.3700
JG Bracewell903804.2200
JV Coney12.362832.2400
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright c Chappell b Higgs434530011.76
BA Edgar lbw b Higgs2137722056.75
GP Howarth (c) b Hogg651241974052.41
JM Parker c †Marsh b Pascoe561241573045.16
MG Burgess lbw b Pascoe491201494040.83
JV Coney not out551512192036.42
JG Bracewell c Chappell b Pascoe022000.00
WK Lees lbw b Hogg416220025.00
Sir RJ Hadlee c Border b Hogg991200100.00
BL Cairns lbw b Higgs1832463056.25
GB Troup c Hughes b Hogg1350033.33
Extras(b 13, lb 12, nb 10)35
TOTAL(108.2 Ov, RR: 2.92)317
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (John Wright), 2-32 (Bruce Edgar), 3-157 (John Parker), 4-163 (Geoff Howarth), 5-247 (Mark Burgess), 6-247 (John Bracewell), 7-264 (Warren Lees), 8-280 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 9-316 (Lance Cairns), 10-317 (Gary Troup)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee2144902.3300
RM Hogg26.296042.2700
JD Higgs2968733.0000
LS Pascoe2667532.8800
AR Border41601.5000
GS Chappell20502.5000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood c †Lees b Hadlee2169980030.43
J Dyson lbw b Cairns1645500035.55
GS Chappell (c) b Hadlee782212746035.29
KJ Hughes  b Hadlee3053712056.60
AR Border c †Lees b Hadlee935390025.71
KD Walters run out2790028.57
RW Marsh lbw b Cairns023000.00
DK Lillee c Coney b Bracewell848531016.66
RM Hogg  b Hadlee1244532027.27
LS Pascoe not out018000.00
JD Higgs  b Hadlee011000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 4, nb 2)12
TOTAL(87.2 Ov, RR: 2.15)188
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (John Dyson), 2-64 (Graeme Wood), 3-111 (Kim Hughes), 4-128 (Allan Border), 5-131 (Doug Walters), 6-131 (Rod Marsh), 7-149 (Dennis Lillee), 8-185 (Greg Chappell), 9-188 (Rodney Hogg), 10-188 (Jim Higgs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee27.275762.0800
GB Troup1113102.8100
BL Cairns33136521.9600
JG Bracewell1552211.4600
JV Coney10101.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 193 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright c Wood b Hogg441151353038.26
BA Edgar run out2549821051.02
GP Howarth (c)lbw b Chappell2032453062.50
JM Parker lbw b Chappell11325007.69
JV Coney lbw b Hogg38130037.50
MG Burgess not out1060730016.66
WK Lees  b Lillee732481021.87
Sir RJ Hadlee not out522190022.72
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 2, w 1)13
TOTAL(54 Ov, RR: 2.37)128/6
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Bruce Edgar), 2-95 (Geoff Howarth), 3-97 (John Wright), 4-101 (Jeremy Coney), 5-101 (John Parker), 6-121 (Warren Lees)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee1333012.3000
RM Hogg811421.7500
JD Higgs1242402.0000
LS Pascoe1113503.1800
AR Border21502.5000
GS Chappell74721.0000
KJ Hughes11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Sir Richard Hadlee
Player Of The Series
Sir Richard Hadlee
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 891
Season1980/81
Match days26,27,28,29,30 December 1980 (5-day match)
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Robin Bailhache
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 222/6 (KD Walters 46*, DK Lillee 9*)
Sat, 27 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 139/2 (GP Howarth 54*, JM Parker 47*)
Sun, 28 Dec - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 251/6 (JV Coney 29*, WK Lees 2*)
Mon, 29 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 121/3 (GS Chappell 43*, AR Border 6*)
Tue, 30 Dec - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 128/6 (54 ov) - end of match