Result
3rd Match, Prudential World Cup at Lord's, Jun 9 1979
47.1/60 ov, target 160
160/4
England won by 6 wickets (with 77 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AMJ Hilditch  b Boycott471081362043.51
WM Darling lbw b Willis2561823040.98
AR Border c †Taylor b Edmonds3474874045.94
KJ Hughes (c)c Hendrick b Boycott613131046.15
GN Yallop run out1020231050.00
GJ Cosier run out620190030.00
TJ Laughlin run out822400036.36
KJ Wright lbw b Old615200040.00
RM Hogg run out0524000.00
AG Hurst not out31040030.00
G Dymock not out412130033.33
Extras(b 4, lb 5, w 1)10
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 2.65)159/9
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Rick Darling), 2-97 (Andrew Hilditch), 3-111 (Kim Hughes), 4-131 (Allan Border), 5-132 (Graham Yallop), 6-137 (Gary Cosier), 7-150 (Kevin Wright), 8-153 (Trevor Laughlin), 9-153 (Rodney Hogg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1122011.81---00
M Hendrick1222402.00---00
CM Old1223312.75---00
IT Botham803204.00---00
PH Edmonds1112512.27---00
G Boycott601522.50---00
England Innings (target: 160 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JM Brearley (c)c †Wright b Laughlin441471692029.93
G Boycott lbw b Hogg15110020.00
DW Randall c †Wright b Hurst1350033.33
GA Gooch lbw b Laughlin53961316055.20
DI Gower not out2230442073.33
IT Botham not out18143120128.57
Extras(lb 10, nb 11)21
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 3.39)160/4
Did not bat: PH Edmonds, RW Taylor, CM Old, M Hendrick, RGD Willis 
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-5 (Derek Randall), 3-113 (Graham Gooch), 4-124 (Mike Brearley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RM Hogg912512.77---00
AG Hurst1033313.30---00
G Dymock1121901.72---00
GJ Cosier812403.00---00
TJ Laughlin9.103824.14---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Graham Gooch
Match numberODI no. 63
Season1979
Match days9 June 1979 (60-over match)
Umpires
David Constant
Barrie Meyer
PointsEngland 4, Australia 0