Result
3rd Test, Bridgetown, Mar 26-30 1999, Australia tour of West Indies
490 & 146
(120.1 ov, target 308)
329 & 311/9
West Indies won by 1 wicket
Player Of The Match
West Indies
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Slater c Lara b Ambrose2343612153.48
MTG Elliott c †Jacobs b Walsh934482026.47
JL Langer  b Hooper51841375060.71
ME Waugh  b Ambrose024000.00
SR Waugh (c)lbw b Perry19937650920152.92
RT Ponting c Hooper b Perry10429037610035.86
IA Healy lbw b Walsh015000.00
SK Warne c Lara b Perry1315251186.66
JN Gillespie not out2372721031.94
SCG MacGill run out (Ambrose)1729452158.62
GD McGrath c Joseph b Hooper31070030.00
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 34)48
TOTAL(153.4 Ov, RR: 3.18, 648 Mts)490
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Matthew Elliott, 10.6 ov), 2-36 (Michael Slater, 13.3 ov), 3-36 (Mark Waugh, 13.5 ov), 4-144 (Justin Langer, 41.1 ov), 5-425 (Ricky Ponting, 132.3 ov), 6-427 (Ian Healy, 133.1 ov), 7-429 (Steve Waugh, 134.1 ov), 8-446 (Shane Warne, 138.2 ov), 9-483 (Stuart MacGill, 151.2 ov), 10-490 (Glenn McGrath, 153.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Ambrose31.379322.95013
CA Walsh38812123.18014
NO Perry33510233.0900
PT Collins35.3711003.0907
CL Hooper15.445023.1900
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SL Campbell c SR Waugh b Gillespie10527136816038.74
AFG Griffith run out (Ponting)023000.00
DRE Joseph lbw b McGrath2651694050.98
PT Collins lbw b McGrath012000.00
BC Lara (c)c †Healy b Gillespie817241047.05
CL Hooper c Warne b McGrath2544555056.81
JC Adams c ME Waugh b McGrath0710000.00
RD Jacobs c ME Waugh b Ponting681261639053.96
NO Perry lbw b Gillespie2446642052.17
CEL Ambrose not out2847714059.57
CA Walsh c Slater b Warne1231451038.70
Extras(b 10, lb 3, nb 20)33
TOTAL(103.5 Ov, RR: 3.16, 440 Mts)329
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Adrian Griffith, 0.3 ov), 2-50 (Dave Joseph, 15.2 ov), 3-50 (Pedro Collins, 15.3 ov), 4-64 (Brian Lara, 20.2 ov), 5-98 (Carl Hooper, 33.1 ov), 6-98 (Jimmy Adams, 35.2 ov), 7-251 (Ridley Jacobs, 79.4 ov), 8-265 (Sherwin Campbell, 88.4 ov), 9-291 (Nehemiah Perry, 94.2 ov), 10-329 (Courtney Walsh, 103.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath33512843.87014
JN Gillespie28144831.7103
SK Warne15.527014.4201
SCG MacGill2054702.3502
RT Ponting411213.0000
ME Waugh301103.6600
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MTG Elliott c †Jacobs b Walsh021000.00
MJ Slater run out (Campbell)2649734053.06
JL Langer lbw b Ambrose11726005.88
JN Gillespie  b Ambrose1443641032.55
ME Waugh lbw b Walsh322360013.63
SR Waugh (c) b Collins1132520134.37
RT Ponting c Griffith b Walsh22761411028.94
IA Healy c †Jacobs b Collins316200018.75
SK Warne lbw b Walsh3248664066.66
SCG MacGill c Campbell b Walsh17100014.28
GD McGrath not out88820100.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 19, w 1)25
TOTAL(50.1 Ov, RR: 2.91, 251 Mts)146
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Matthew Elliott, 0.2 ov), 2-12 (Justin Langer, 5.5 ov), 3-35 (Michael Slater, 15.3 ov), 4-46 (Jason Gillespie, 19.3 ov), 5-48 (Mark Waugh, 22.3 ov), 6-73 (Steve Waugh, 29.5 ov), 7-81 (Ian Healy, 34.4 ov), 8-134 (Shane Warne, 46.5 ov), 9-137 (Stuart MacGill, 48.3 ov), 10-146 (Ricky Ponting, 50.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CA Walsh17.133952.2706
CEL Ambrose2026023.0008
PT Collins903123.4414
NO Perry401102.7501
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 308 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SL Campbell lbw b McGrath331001387033.00
AFG Griffith lbw b Gillespie351532181022.87
DRE Joseph lbw b MacGill11624006.25
PT Collins lbw b McGrath065000.00
BC Lara (c)not out15325635519159.76
CL Hooper c †Healy b Gillespie613171046.15
JC Adams  b McGrath381251705030.40
RD Jacobs lbw b McGrath512171041.66
NO Perry lbw b McGrath011000.00
CEL Ambrose c Elliott b Gillespie1239822030.76
CA Walsh not out0514000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 13, nb 5, w 2)28
TOTAL(120.1 Ov, RR: 2.58, 525 Mts)311/9
Fall of wickets: 1-72 (Sherwin Campbell, 32.6 ov), 2-77 (Dave Joseph, 39.3 ov), 3-78 (Pedro Collins, 40.4 ov), 4-91 (Adrian Griffith, 51.2 ov), 5-105 (Carl Hooper, 55.3 ov), 6-238 (Jimmy Adams, 96.6 ov), 7-248 (Ridley Jacobs, 100.4 ov), 8-248 (Nehemiah Perry, 100.5 ov), 9-302 (Sir Curtly Ambrose, 118.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath44139252.0910
JN Gillespie26.186232.3604
SK Warne2446902.8701
SCG MacGill2164812.2800
SR Waugh501903.8010
MATCH DETAILS
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Player Of The Match
Brian Lara
Series resultWest Indies led the 4-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1453
Season1998/99
Match days26,27,28,29,30 March 1999 (5-day match)
Umpires
Eddie Nicholls
David Orchard
TV Umpire
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 26 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 322/4 (SR Waugh 141*, RT Ponting 65*, 90 ov)
Sat, 27 Mar - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 80/4 (SL Campbell 23*, CL Hooper 13*, 24 ov)
Sun, 28 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 18/2 (MJ Slater 14*, JN Gillespie 1*, 8 ov)
Mon, 29 Mar - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 85/3 (AFG Griffith 35*, BC Lara 2*, 47 ov)
Tue, 30 Mar - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 311/9 (120.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Lunch: West Indies 161/5 (Lara 44*, Adams 20*, 77 overs)
  • BC Lara 50 off 118 balls, 163 mins, 6x4 1x6
  • BC Lara 100 off 169 balls, 14x4 1x6
  • Tea: West Indies 254/8 (Lara 112*, Ambrose 0*, 105 overs)
Day 4
  • Lunch: Australia 81/6 (Ponting 11*, Healy 3*, 34 overs)
  • Early tea taken at 2:17pm
  • Tea: Australia 146 all out
  • AFG Griffith 1x4 all-run
Day 3
  • Lunch: West Indies 151/6 (Campbell 43*, Jacobs 32*, 55 overs)
  • SL Campbell 50 off 162 runs, 7x4 0x6
  • RD Jacobs 50 off 88 balls, 117 mins, 7x4 0x6
  • Rain stopped play for 4 minutes from 1:15pm
  • SL Campbell 100 off 240 balls, 15x4 0x6
  • Tea: West Indies 256/7 (Campbell 105*, Perry 1*, 85 overs)
Day 2
  • SR Waugh 150 off 254 balls, 343 mins, 16x4 0x6
  • Lunch: Australia 392/4 (SR Waugh 181*, Ponting 91*, 119 ov)
  • RT Ponting 100 off 285 balls, 367 mins, 9x4 0x6
  • Australia 1st innings: 1x7-ball over (144th over, bowled by Collins, called by Orchard)
  • Tea: Australia 481/8 (Gillespie 18*, MacGill 17*, 149 ov)
Day 1
  • CEL Ambrose failed to complete his 5th over after splitting his shoe, the balance was completed by Collins
  • Australia 1st innings: 1x5-ball over (24th over of the innings, bowled by Ambrose, called by Nicholls)
  • Lunch: Australia 78/3 (Langer 22*, SR Waugh 18*, 26 ov)
  • SR Waugh 1x5
  • Rain stopped play for all of 5 minutes from 1:18pm
  • SR Waugh 50 off 80 balls, 123 minutes, 4x4 0x6
  • JL Langer 50 off 80 balls, 130 mins, 5x4 0x6
  • Tea: Australia 195/4 (SR Waugh 87*, Ponting 16*, 54 overs)
  • SR Waugh 100 off 149 balls, 207 mins, 10x4 0x6
  • RT Ponting 50 off 142 balls, 5x4 0x6
General
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: D Holder
  • 12th Men: CD Collymore (West Indies) and AC Dale (Australia)