Result
1st Final (D/N), Benson & Hedges World Series Cup at Sydney, Jan 29 1981
39.3/50 ov, target 234
155
New Zealand won by 78 runs
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JG Wright  b Chappell811111673072.97
BA Edgar c Walters b Lillee2155563038.18
GP Howarth (c)c Border b Walker4768914069.11
JV Coney c & b Pascoe034000.00
MG Burgess lbw b Lillee1523290065.21
Sir RJ Hadlee not out2328420082.14
BL Cairns c Walker b Pascoe1820211190.00
BJ McKechnie not out11100100.00
Extras(b 18, nb 2, w 7)27
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.66)233/6
Did not bat: IDS Smith, MC Snedden, EJ Chatfield 
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Bruce Edgar), 2-148 (Geoff Howarth), 3-152 (Jeremy Coney), 4-172 (John Wright), 5-198 (Mark Burgess), 6-231 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RM Hogg1013703.70---00
MHN Walker1013113.10---00
DK Lillee1004724.70---00
LS Pascoe1004824.80---00
GS Chappell1004314.30---00
Australia Innings (target: 234 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GM Wood c Burgess b Hadlee1324211054.16
MF Kent c Howarth b Hadlee1218301066.66
RW Marsh c Coney b Chatfield032000.00
GS Chappell (c)c Wright b Chatfield3150713062.00
KJ Hughes lbw b Hadlee044000.00
AR Border c Coney b McKechnie5574866274.32
KD Walters  b McKechnie2030350066.66
DK Lillee c Cairns b McKechnie75500140.00
MHN Walker c †Smith b Hadlee415210026.66
RM Hogg c †Smith b Hadlee1530020.00
LS Pascoe not out310110030.00
Extras(b 2, lb 6, w 1)9
TOTAL(39.3 Ov, RR: 3.92)155
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Graeme Wood), 2-28 (Rod Marsh), 3-28 (Martin Kent), 4-28 (Kim Hughes), 5-93 (Greg Chappell), 6-135 (Doug Walters), 7-145 (Allan Border), 8-147 (Dennis Lillee), 9-148 (Rodney Hogg), 10-155 (Max Walker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EJ Chatfield1033823.80---00
Sir RJ Hadlee8.342653.05---00
BJ McKechnie912332.55---00
MC Snedden612504.16---00
BL Cairns603405.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesAustralian Tri Series (CB Series)
Series resultNew Zealand led the best-of-5-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 111
Season1980/81
Match days29 January 1981 - day/night match (50-over match)
debut
Martin Kent
Umpires
Robin Bailhache
Mel Johnson