Result
2nd Test, Bridgetown, Mar 17-19 1978, Australia tour of West Indies
250 & 178
(36.5 ov, target 141)
288 & 141/1
West Indies won by 9 wickets
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Darling c Richards b Croft4-1600-
GM Wood lbw b Croft69-131110-
GN Yallop c Austin b Croft47-15260-
CS Serjeant c †Murray b Parry4-1110-
RB Simpson (c)c †Murray b Croft9-3410-
GJ Cosier c †Murray b Roberts1-3500-
SJ Rixon lbw b Garner16-4200-
B Yardley  b Garner74-73132-
JR Thomson  b Garner12-2310-
WM Clark  b Garner0-200-
JD Higgs not out4-2710-
Extras(b 3, lb 4, nb 3)10
TOTAL(65.1 Ov, RR: 3.83)250
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Rick Darling), 2-105 (Graeme Wood), 3-116 (Craig Serjeant), 4-134 (Graham Yallop), 5-135 (Bob Simpson), 6-149 (Gary Cosier), 7-161 (Steve Rixon), 8-216 (Jeff Thomson), 9-216 (Wayne Clark), 10-250 (Bruce Yardley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts1827914.3800
CEH Croft1834742.6100
J Garner16.126544.0200
DR Parry1244413.6600
RA Austin10505.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge c Cosier b Thomson8-2400-
DL Haynes c †Rixon b Higgs66-163110-
IVA Richards c Clark b Thomson23-2331-
AI Kallicharran c Yardley b Thomson8-1810-
CH Lloyd (c)c Serjeant b Clark42-11470-
RA Austin c Serjeant b Clark20-5030-
DL Murray c Darling b Thomson60-10790-
DR Parry c Serjeant b Simpson27-6020-
AME Roberts lbw b Thomson4-310-
J Garner not out5-1300-
CEH Croft lbw b Thomson3-300-
Extras(lb 3, nb 19)22
TOTAL(71 Ov, RR: 4.05)288
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 2-56 (Sir Viv Richards), 3-71 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-154 (Desmond Haynes), 5-172 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 6-198 (Richard Austin), 7-263 (Derick Parry), 8-269 (Sir Andy Roberts), 9-282 (Deryck Murray), 10-288 (Colin Croft)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Thomson1317765.9200
WM Clark2437723.2000
GJ Cosier942402.6600
JD Higgs1644612.8700
RB Simpson713014.2800
B Yardley201206.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Darling c †Murray b Croft8-1510-
GM Wood run out56-14080-
GN Yallop c Lloyd b Garner14-5110-
CS Serjeant c †Murray b Roberts2-1300-
GJ Cosier c Croft b Roberts8-2110-
SJ Rixon c Lloyd b Roberts0-900-
RB Simpson (c)c †Murray b Roberts17-7800-
B Yardley  b Garner43-6370-
JR Thomson c Richards b Garner11-2720-
WM Clark lbw b Garner0-1100-
JD Higgs not out0-600-
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 10)19
TOTAL(48 Ov, RR: 3.7)178
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Rick Darling), 2-62 (Graham Yallop), 3-69 (Craig Serjeant), 4-80 (Gary Cosier), 5-95 (Steve Rixon), 6-99 (Graeme Wood), 7-154 (Bob Simpson), 8-167 (Bruce Yardley), 9-173 (Wayne Clark), 10-178 (Jeff Thomson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts1855042.7700
CEH Croft1545313.5300
J Garner1535643.7300
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 141 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge not out80-138111-
DL Haynes c Yardley b Higgs55-12552-
DR Parry not out3-800-
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 3.82)141/1
Fall of wickets: 1-131 (Desmond Haynes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Thomson612203.6600
WM Clark702703.8500
JD Higgs1343412.6100
B Yardley10.525505.0700
MATCH DETAILS
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 821
Season1977/78
Match days17,18,19 March 1978 (5-day match)
Umpires
Stanton Parris
Ralph Gosein
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Mar - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 71/3 (DL Haynes 21*)
Sat, 18 Mar - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 96/5 (GM Wood 55*, RB Simpson 0*)
Sun, 19 Mar - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 141/1 (36.5 ov) - end of match