Result
5th Test, Kingston, Apr 28 - May 3 1978, Australia tour of West Indies
343 & 305/3d
(96.4 ov, target 369)
280 & 258/9
Match drawn
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood c Parry b Phillip16-4600-
AD Ogilvie c Shivnarine b Holder0-700-
PM Toohey c Williams b Holder122-316100-
GN Yallop c sub (HG Gordon) b Shivnarine57-19630-
CS Serjeant  b Holder26-16220-
RB Simpson (c)c †Murray b Foster46-13830-
TJ Laughlin c sub (HG Gordon) b Jumadeen35-8030-
SJ Rixon not out13-5220-
B Yardley  b Jumadeen7-1200-
JR Thomson c †Murray b Jumadeen4-1200-
JD Higgs c Foster b Jumadeen0-300-
Extras(lb 5, nb 11, w 1)17
TOTAL(147.4 Ov, RR: 2.32)343
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (David Ogilvie), 2-38 (Graeme Wood), 3-171 (Graham Yallop), 4-217 (Peter Toohey), 5-266 (Craig Serjeant), 6-308 (Bob Simpson), 7-324 (Trevor Laughlin), 8-335 (Bruce Yardley), 9-343 (Jeff Thomson), 10-343 (Jim Higgs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Phillip3259012.8100
VA Holder3186832.1900
DR Parry501503.0000
RR Jumadeen38.467241.8600
MLC Foster32106812.1200
S Shivnarine921311.4400
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AB Williams c Serjeant b Laughlin17-3230-
SFAF Bacchus c Yardley b Thomson5-1710-
DA Murray c Wood b Laughlin12-3020-
HA Gomes  b Thomson115-324110-
AI Kallicharran (c)c Ogilvie b Laughlin6-1110-
MLC Foster c †Rixon b Laughlin8-2610-
S Shivnarine st †Rixon b Higgs53-12570-
DR Parry lbw b Higgs4-2700-
N Phillip c †Rixon b Simpson26-4930-
VA Holder lbw b Laughlin24-7540-
RR Jumadeen not out4-410-
Extras(lb 1, nb 5)6
TOTAL(90.4 Ov, RR: 3.08)280
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Faoud Bacchus), 2-28 (Basil Williams), 3-41 (David Murray), 4-47 (Alvin Kallicharran), 5-63 (Maurice Foster), 6-159 (Sew Shivnarine), 7-173 (Derick Parry), 8-219 (Norbert Phillip), 9-276 (Larry Gomes), 10-280 (Vanburn Holder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Thomson2246122.7700
TJ Laughlin25.4410153.9300
B Yardley1442701.9200
RB Simpson1003813.8000
JD Higgs1934722.4700
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood c Bacchus b Jumadeen90-26570-
AD Ogilvie st †Murray b Parry43-9050-
PM Toohey st †Murray b Jumadeen97-17981-
GN Yallop not out23-4911-
CS Serjeant not out32-4540-
Extras(b 5, lb 8, nb 7)20
TOTAL(86 Ov, RR: 3.54)305/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (David Ogilvie), 2-245 (Graeme Wood), 3-246 (Peter Toohey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Phillip1716403.7600
VA Holder1824102.2700
DR Parry1836013.3300
RR Jumadeen2329023.9100
MLC Foster712203.1400
S Shivnarine31802.6600
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 369 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AB Williams c Wood b Yardley19-6520-
SFAF Bacchus c Simpson b Thomson21-4730-
HA Gomes c †Rixon b Higgs1-2300-
MLC Foster run out5-2300-
AI Kallicharran (c)lbw b Higgs126-267171-
DA Murray  b Yardley10-5800-
S Shivnarine c Yallop b Yardley27-10030-
DR Parry c Serjeant b Yardley0-700-
N Phillip not out26-8240-
VA Holder c †Rixon b Higgs6-1310-
RR Jumadeen not out0-100-
Extras(b 14, lb 1, nb 2)17
TOTAL(96.4 Ov, RR: 2.66)258/9
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Faoud Bacchus), 2-43 (Basil Williams), 3-43 (Larry Gomes), 4-59 (Maurice Foster), 5-88 (David Murray), 6-179 (Sew Shivnarine), 7-181 (Derick Parry), 8-242 (Alvin Kallicharran), 9-258 (Vanburn Holder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Thomson1515313.5300
TJ Laughlin1013403.4000
B Yardley29173541.2000
RB Simpson1144404.0000
JD Higgs28.4106732.3300
GN Yallop31802.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies won the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 824
Season1977/78
Match days28,29,30 April, 2,3 May 1978 (5-day match)
Umpires
Wesley Malcolm
Ralph Gosein
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Apr - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 186/3 (PM Toohey 103*, CS Serjeant 3*)
Sat, 29 Apr - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 30/2 (DA Murray 7*, HA Gomes 0*)
Sun, 30 Apr - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 276/8 (HA Gomes 115*, VA Holder 24*)
Mon, 01 May - rest day
Tue, 02 May - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 0/0 (AB Williams 0*, SFAF Bacchus 0*)
Wed, 03 May - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 258/9 (96.4 ov) - end of match