Result
1st Match (D/N), Sydney, Nov 27 1979, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
193
(47.1/50 ov, target 194)
196/5
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
West Indies Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge  b Lillee519170026.31
DL Haynes  b Border29511002056.86
IVA Richards lbw b Lillee98810112.50
AI Kallicharran c & b Border4994834052.12
CH Lloyd (c)c †Marsh b Border1624270066.66
CL King  b Pascoe2932432090.62
DL Murray  b Pascoe2752541051.92
AME Roberts  b Pascoe16162910100.00
J Garner run out54600125.00
MA Holding c McCosker b Pascoe22200100.00
CEH Croft not out00100-
Extras(lb 3, nb 3)6
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 3.89)193
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 2-18 (Sir Viv Richards), 3-89 (Desmond Haynes), 4-112 (Alvin Kallicharran), 5-117 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 6-164 (Collis King), 7-177 (Deryck Murray), 8-187 (Joel Garner), 9-193 (Michael Holding), 10-193 (Sir Andy Roberts)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee621021.66---00
LS Pascoe9.312943.05---00
RJ Bright502605.20---00
RM Hogg1004904.90---00
AR Border1003633.60---00
GS Chappell903704.11---00
Australia Innings (target: 194 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BM Laird  b Croft2038532052.63
RB McCosker lbw b Holding1750014.28
AR Border c †Murray b Croft1759610028.81
GS Chappell (c)not out741001496074.00
KJ Hughes  b Richards5260673186.66
DW Hookes  b Richards021000.00
RW Marsh not out1822380081.81
Extras(lb 14)14
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 4.15)196/5
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Rick McCosker), 2-37 (Bruce Laird), 3-52 (Allan Border), 4-144 (Kim Hughes), 5-144 (David Hookes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AME Roberts913503.88---00
MA Holding8.122813.42---00
CEH Croft1003023.00---00
J Garner1024204.20---00
IVA Richards1004724.70---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series Cup 1979
Player Of The Match
Greg Chappell
Match numberODI no. 75
Season1979/80
Match days27 November 1979 - day/night match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Bruce Laird
Umpires
Mick Harvey
Rocky Harris
PointsAustralia 2, West Indies 0
MATCH NOTES
12th men: G.Dymock (Aus), L.Rowe (WI)
  • Crowd: 21,168