Result
1st SF, Manchester, Jun 20 1979, Prudential World Cup
221/8
(60 ov, target 222)
212/9
England won by 9 runs
Player Of The Match
England Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JM Brearley (c)c †Lees b Coney531151143046.08
G Boycott c Howarth b Hadlee214300014.28
W Larkins c Coney b McKechnie737400018.91
GA Gooch  b McKechnie71841051384.52
DI Gower run out11200100.00
IT Botham lbw b Cairns2130312070.00
DW Randall not out4250661184.00
CM Old c †Lees b Troup022000.00
RW Taylor run out1225301048.00
RGD Willis not out1210050.00
Extras(lb 8, w 3)11
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.68)221/8
Did not bat: M Hendrick 
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-38 (Wayne Larkins), 3-96 (Mike Brearley), 4-98 (David Gower), 5-145 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-177 (Graham Gooch), 7-178 (Chris Old), 8-219 (Bob Taylor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee1243212.66---00
GB Troup1213813.16---00
BL Cairns1224713.91---00
JV Coney1204713.91---00
BJ McKechnie1214623.83---00
New Zealand Innings (target: 222 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright run out691371429050.36
BA Edgar lbw b Old1738581044.73
GP Howarth lbw b Boycott712131058.33
JV Coney lbw b Hendrick1139560028.20
GM Turner lbw b Willis3051672058.82
MG Burgess (c)run out1013280076.92
Sir RJ Hadlee  b Botham1532440046.87
WK Lees  b Hendrick23203301115.00
BL Cairns c Brearley b Hendrick146511233.33
BJ McKechnie not out49130044.44
GB Troup not out33200100.00
Extras(b 5, w 4)9
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.53)212/9
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Bruce Edgar), 2-58 (Geoff Howarth), 3-104 (Jeremy Coney), 4-112 (John Wright), 5-132 (Mark Burgess), 6-162 (Glenn Turner), 7-180 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 8-195 (Lance Cairns), 9-208 (Warren Lees)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IT Botham1234213.50---00
M Hendrick1205534.58---00
CM Old1213312.75---00
G Boycott912412.66---00
GA Gooch31802.66---00
RGD Willis1214113.41---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World Cup 1979
Player Of The Match
Graham Gooch
Series resultEngland advanced
Match numberODI no. 72
Season1979
Match days20 June 1979 (60-over match)
ODI debut
Wayne Larkins
Umpires
Ken Palmer
John Langridge