Result
4th Test, Port of Spain, Apr 15-18 1978, Australia tour of West Indies
292 & 290
(43.4 ov, target 293)
290 & 94
West Indies won by 198 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AE Greenidge c Wood b Clark6-1110-
AB Williams c Yallop b Higgs87-223140-
DA Murray c Wood b Yardley4-2800-
HA Gomes c Simpson b Clark30-12740-
AI Kallicharran (c)c Yallop b Clark92-163160-
SFAF Bacchus  b Higgs9-2110-
S Shivnarine c Simpson b Thomson10-7100-
DR Parry st †Rixon b Higgs22-5940-
N Phillip c †Rixon b Thomson3-700-
VA Holder  b Thomson7-3010-
RR Jumadeen not out0-400-
Extras(b 7, lb 1, nb 12, w 2)22
TOTAL(96.5 Ov, RR: 3.01)292
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Alvin Greenidge), 2-16 (David Murray), 3-111 (Larry Gomes), 4-166 (Basil Williams), 5-185 (Faoud Bacchus), 6-242 (Sew Shivnarine), 7-258 (Alvin Kallicharran), 8-262 (Norbert Phillip), 9-291 (Vanburn Holder), 10-292 (Derick Parry)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Thomson2386432.7800
WM Clark2466532.7000
B Yardley1854812.6600
JD Higgs16.525333.1400
RB Simpson1544002.6600
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood c †Murray b Phillip16-5310-
WM Darling c Jumadeen b Holder10-2500-
PM Toohey c Williams b Parry40-8331-
GN Yallop c †Murray b Jumadeen75-18980-
CS Serjeant st †Murray b Jumadeen49-12940-
RB Simpson (c)lbw b Holder36-5360-
SJ Rixon c †Murray b Holder21-6020-
B Yardley c Williams b Holder22-3840-
JR Thomson  b Holder0-200-
WM Clark  b Holder4-1710-
JD Higgs not out0-400-
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 11)17
TOTAL(90 Ov, RR: 3.22)290
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Rick Darling), 2-43 (Graeme Wood), 3-92 (Peter Toohey), 4-193 (Craig Serjeant), 5-204 (Graham Yallop), 6-254 (Bob Simpson), 7-275 (Steve Rixon), 8-275 (Jeff Thomson), 9-289 (Bruce Yardley), 10-290 (Wayne Clark)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Phillip1707314.2900
VA Holder1342862.1500
RR Jumadeen2448323.4500
DR Parry3057712.5600
S Shivnarine611202.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AE Greenidge c Thomson b Yardley69-18681-
AB Williams c Yallop b Simpson24-4630-
DA Murray lbw b Clark4--00-
HA Gomes c Simpson b Higgs14-2330-
AI Kallicharran (c)c & b Clark27-10940-
SFAF Bacchus c Wood b Yardley7-2400-
S Shivnarine c Serjeant b Simpson11-7410-
DR Parry c Serjeant b Yardley65-13590-
N Phillip c Wood b Yardley46-10190-
VA Holder  b Simpson0-900-
RR Jumadeen not out2-1500-
Extras(b 1, lb 13, nb 7)21
TOTAL(101.2 Ov, RR: 2.86)290
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Basil Williams), 2-51 (David Murray), 3-79 (Larry Gomes), 4-134 (Alvin Kallicharran), 5-151 (Alvin Greenidge), 6-151 (Faoud Bacchus), 7-204 (Sew Shivnarine), 8-273 (Derick Parry), 9-280 (Vanburn Holder), 10-290 (Norbert Phillip)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Thomson1517605.0600
WM Clark2146222.9500
B Yardley30.2154041.3100
JD Higgs2174612.1900
RB Simpson1424533.2100
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 293 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood lbw b Holder17-7310-
WM Darling  b Phillip6-1210-
PM Toohey c Bacchus b Jumadeen17-6310-
GN Yallop c Kallicharran b Parry18-5510-
CS Serjeant c Bacchus b Jumadeen4-2400-
RB Simpson (c)lbw b Jumadeen6-1510-
SJ Rixon not out13-4410-
B Yardley  b Parry3-900-
JR Thomson  b Parry1-700-
WM Clark  b Parry0-200-
JD Higgs  b Parry4-1200-
Extras(lb 2, nb 3)5
TOTAL(43.4 Ov, RR: 2.15)94
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Rick Darling), 2-42 (Graeme Wood), 3-44 (Peter Toohey), 4-60 (Craig Serjeant), 5-72 (Bob Simpson), 6-76 (Graham Yallop), 7-80 (Bruce Yardley), 8-86 (Jeff Thomson), 9-88 (Wayne Clark), 10-94 (Jim Higgs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Phillip702413.4200
VA Holder1131611.4500
RR Jumadeen1533432.2600
DR Parry10.441551.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 823
Season1977/78
Match days15,16,17,18 April 1978 (5-day match)
Test debut
Faoud Bacchus
Umpires
Compton Vyfhuis
Ralph Gosein
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 15 Apr - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 283/8 (DR Parry 22*, VA Holder 2*)
Sun, 16 Apr - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 290
Mon, 17 Apr - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 280/9 (N Phillip 39*, RR Jumadeen 0*)
Tue, 18 Apr - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 94 (43.4 ov) - end of match