Result
3rd Test, Sydney, Jan 13-18 1961, West Indies tour of Australia
339 & 326
(72.2 ov, target 464)
202 & 241
West Indies won by 222 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC Hunte c Simpson b Meckiff3468733050.00
CW Smith c Simpson b Davidson1622353072.72
RB Kanhai c †Grout b Davidson2154692038.88
GS Sobers c & b Davidson16823427025171.79
FMM Worrell (c)c Davidson b Benaud2281664027.16
SM Nurse c Simpson b Benaud431181125036.44
JS Solomon c Simpson b Benaud1437503037.83
FCM Alexander c Harvey b Benaud0811000.00
LR Gibbs c †Grout b Davidson073000.00
WW Hall c †Grout b Davidson1022172045.45
AL Valentine not out0315000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 4, w 1)11
TOTAL(81.6 Ov, RR: 3.11)339
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Cammie Smith), 2-68 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 3-89 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-152 (Sir Frank Worrell), 5-280 (Seymour Nurse), 6-329 (Joe Solomon), 7-329 (Sir Garry Sobers), 8-329 (Lance Gibbs), 9-329 (Gerry Alexander), 10-339 (Sir Wes Hall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson21.648052.7500
I Meckiff1317414.2600
KD Mackay1414002.1400
R Benaud2338642.8000
JW Martin813703.4600
RB Simpson201104.1200
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald  b Valentine34811121041.97
RB Simpson c Kanhai b Hall1017230058.82
RN Harvey c Sobers b Hall920340045.00
NCL O'Neill  b Sobers7114814210047.97
LE Favell c Worrell b Valentine1656361028.57
KD Mackay c Solomon b Gibbs391551342025.16
AK Davidson c Worrell b Valentine1658482027.58
R Benaud (c)c & b Valentine34943006.12
JW Martin c Solomon b Gibbs011000.00
ATW Grout c Hunte b Gibbs044000.00
I Meckiff not out063000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1)4
TOTAL(74.2 Ov, RR: 2.04)202
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Bob Simpson), 2-40 (Neil Harvey), 3-65 (Colin McDonald), 4-105 (Les Favell), 5-155 (Norm O'Neill), 6-194 (Alan Davidson), 7-200 (Ken Mackay), 8-200 (Johnny Martin), 9-202 (Wally Grout), 10-202 (Richie Benaud)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall1305323.0500
FMM Worrell941801.5000
LR Gibbs2364631.5000
AL Valentine24.266742.0700
GS Sobers521412.1000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC Hunte c O'Neill b Davidson11620006.25
CW Smith c Simpson b Benaud55941169058.51
RB Kanhai c Martin b Davidson3970033.33
GS Sobers c †Grout b Davidson15100020.00
FMM Worrell (c)lbw b Benaud8222419811136.60
SM Nurse c & b Mackay1157580019.29
JS Solomon c Harvey b Benaud12525004.00
FCM Alexander lbw b Mackay1081902129156.84
LR Gibbs st †Grout b Benaud18112912016.07
WW Hall  b Mackay2478710130.76
AL Valentine not out1010920100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 7, w 1)12
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 2.38)326
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sir Conrad Hunte), 2-20 (Rohan Kanhai), 3-22 (Sir Garry Sobers), 4-123 (Cammie Smith), 5-144 (Seymour Nurse), 6-159 (Joe Solomon), 7-166 (Sir Frank Worrell), 8-240 (Lance Gibbs), 9-309 (Sir Wes Hall), 10-326 (Gerry Alexander)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson813333.0900
I Meckiff521201.8000
KD Mackay31.457531.7800
R Benaud441411341.9200
JW Martin1006504.8700
RB Simpson401603.0000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 464 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald c †Alexander b Valentine2789972030.33
RB Simpson  b Sobers1227262044.44
RN Harvey c Sobers b Gibbs851851809045.94
NCL O'Neill c Sobers b Gibbs701461318047.94
LE Favell  b Gibbs28100025.00
KD Mackay c Nurse b Gibbs052000.00
R Benaud (c)c & b Valentine2468503035.29
JW Martin  b Valentine513121038.46
ATW Grout  b Gibbs01112000.00
AK Davidson  b Valentine11725005.88
I Meckiff not out6970066.66
Extras(b 3, lb 6)9
TOTAL(72.2 Ov, RR: 2.5)241
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Bob Simpson), 2-83 (Colin McDonald), 3-191 (Neil Harvey), 4-197 (Les Favell), 5-197 (Ken Mackay), 6-202 (Norm O'Neill), 7-209 (Johnny Martin), 8-220 (Wally Grout), 9-234 (Richie Benaud), 10-241 (Alan Davidson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall803503.2800
FMM Worrell40701.3100
LR Gibbs2656651.9000
AL Valentine25.278642.5500
GS Sobers913813.1600
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 502
Season1960/61
Match days13,14,16,17,18 January 1961 (5-day match)
Umpires
Col Hoy
Col Egar
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 303/5 (GS Sobers 152*, JS Solomon 4*)
Sat, 14 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 172/5 (KD Mackay 27*, AK Davidson 3*)
Sun, 15 Jan - rest day
Mon, 16 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 179/7 (FCM Alexander 11*, LR Gibbs 4*)
Tue, 17 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 182/2 (RN Harvey 84*, NCL O'Neill 53*)
Wed, 18 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 241 (72.2 ov) - end of match