Result
2nd Match, Sharjah, Mar 24 1985, Rothmans Four-Nations Cup
177/8
(50 ov, target 178)
178/8
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Fowler c Hughes b Alderman2633383078.78
RT Robinson c †Rixon b Matthews37731075050.68
MD Moxon lbw b O'Donnell0119000.00
DW Randall st †Rixon b Bennett1946642041.30
CM Wells lbw b Bennett1729352058.62
DR Pringle st †Rixon b Border44141009.75
PH Edmonds not out1542512035.71
BN French c †Rixon b Border41070040.00
RM Ellison c Wessels b Border2426253092.30
NA Foster not out55400100.00
Extras(b 9, lb 5, nb 6, w 6)26
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.54)177/8
Did not bat: N Gifford (c) 
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Graeme Fowler), 2-53 (Martyn Moxon), 3-95 (Tim Robinson), 4-109 (Derek Randall), 5-123 (Colin Wells), 6-128 (Derek Pringle), 7-134 (Bruce French), 8-169 (Richard Ellison)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TM Alderman713615.14---00
RJ McCurdy502304.60---00
SP O'Donnell822613.25---00
MJ Bennett1022722.70---00
GRJ Matthews1031511.50---00
AR Border702133.00---00
KC Wessels301505.00---00
Australia Innings (target: 178 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KC Wessels  b Edmonds1636561044.44
GM Wood c †French b Pringle3550752270.00
DM Jones c Moxon b Edmonds2745523060.00
AR Border (c)c & b Pringle921141042.85
KJ Hughes c †French b Foster1433460042.42
GRJ Matthews c Foster b Ellison2450651048.00
SP O'Donnell c Moxon b Ellison1939491048.71
SJ Rixon not out1119340057.89
MJ Bennett run out00100-
RJ McCurdy not out67110085.71
Extras(lb 9, w 8)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.56)178/8
Did not bat: TM Alderman 
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Kepler Wessels), 2-64 (Graeme Wood), 3-82 (Allan Border), 4-100 (Dean Jones), 5-120 (Kim Hughes), 6-151 (Greg Matthews), 7-168 (Simon O'Donnell), 8-168 (Murray Bennett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NA Foster1013413.40---00
RM Ellison1012822.80---00
DR Pringle1004924.90---00
PH Edmonds1023123.10---00
N Gifford1012702.70---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesRothmans Sharjah Cup 1985
Player Of The Match
Greg Matthews
Series resultAustralia advanced
Match numberODI no. 322
Season1984/85
Match days24 March 1985 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Colin Wells
Norman Gifford
Umpires
Swaroop Kishen
Khizer Hayat