Result
1st Match, Birmingham, Jun 9 1979, Prudential World Cup
(51.3/60 ov, target 191)
194/1
West Indies won by 9 wickets (with 51 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
India Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar c Holding b Roberts871110114.28
AD Gaekwad c King b Holding1130322036.66
DB Vengsarkar c Kallicharran b Holding771310100.00
GR Viswanath  b Holding751341587055.97
BP Patel run out1533342045.45
M Amarnath c †Murray b Croft815151053.33
N Kapil Dev  b King12121910100.00
SC Khanna c Haynes b Holding01217000.00
KD Ghavri c †Murray b Garner1226402046.15
S Venkataraghavan (c)not out1330420043.33
BS Bedi c Lloyd b Roberts1323291056.52
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 4, w 3)16
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 3.57)190
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-24 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 3-29 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 4-56 (Brijesh Patel), 5-77 (Mohinder Amarnath), 6-112 (Kapil Dev), 7-119 (Surinder Khanna), 8-155 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-163 (Gundappa Viswanath), 10-190 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts9.103223.49---00
MA Holding1223342.75---00
J Garner1214213.50---00
CEH Croft1013113.10---00
CL King1013613.60---00
West Indies Innings (target: 191 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge not out1061731819161.27
DL Haynes lbw b Kapil Dev47991202147.47
IVA Richards not out2844601163.63
Extras(lb 6, nb 7)13
TOTAL(51.3 Ov, RR: 3.76)194/1
Fall of wickets: 1-138 (Desmond Haynes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev1014614.60---00
KD Ghavri1022502.50---00
S Venkataraghavan1233002.50---00
BS Bedi1204503.75---00
M Amarnath7.303504.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World Cup 1979
Player Of The Match
Sir Gordon Greenidge
Match numberODI no. 61
Season1979
Match days9 June 1979 (60-over match)
ODI debut
Surinder Khanna
Umpires
John Langridge
David Evans
PointsWest Indies 4, India 0