Result
11th Match, Birmingham, Jun 16 1979, Prudential World Cup
105
(26/60 ov, target 106)
106/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 204 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
Canada Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GR Sealy c Porter b Dymock2530464083.33
CJD Chappell lbw b Hurst1942542045.23
FA Dennis lbw b Hurst1880012.50
Tariq Javed c †Wright b Porter830381026.66
S Baksh  b Hurst067000.00
JCB Vaughan  b Porter2943484067.44
BM Mauricette (c) †c Hilditch b Cosier522250022.72
JM Patel  b Cosier24230050.00
RG Callender c †Wright b Hurst023000.00
CC Henry c Hughes b Hurst51181045.45
JN Valentine not out065000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 1, w 1)11
TOTAL(33.2 Ov, RR: 3.15)105
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Glenroy Sealy), 2-50 (Franklyn Dennis), 3-51 (Christopher Chappell), 4-51 (Charles Baksh), 5-78 (Tariq Javed), 6-97 (John Vaughan), 7-97 (Bryan Mauricette), 8-98 (Robert Callender), 9-104 (Cornelius Henry), 10-105 (Jitendra Patel)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RM Hogg2026013.00---00
AG Hurst1032152.10---00
G Dymock821712.12---00
GD Porter621322.16---00
GJ Cosier7.221722.31---00
Australia Innings (target: 106 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AMJ Hilditch c Valentine b Henry2430493080.00
WM Darling lbw b Valentine1316172081.25
AR Border  b Henry2553534047.16
KJ Hughes (c)not out2740482067.50
GN Yallop not out1320260065.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 3)4
TOTAL(26 Ov, RR: 4.07)106/3
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Rick Darling), 2-53 (Andrew Hilditch), 3-72 (Allan Border)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JN Valentine302819.33---00
RG Callender301204.00---00
CC Henry1002722.70---00
JCB Vaughan601502.50---00
JM Patel402005.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World Cup 1979
Player Of The Match
Alan Hurst
Match numberODI no. 70
Season1979
Match days16 June 1979 (60-over match)
ODI debut
Charles Baksh
Umpires
David Constant
John Langridge
PointsAustralia 4, Canada 0