Result
1st Match, Melbourne, Jan 6 1985, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
240/6
(44.5/50 ov, target 241)
241/3
West Indies won by 7 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
West Indies
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Wood c Holding b Garner011000.00
AMJ Hilditch c Holding b Baptiste2753563050.94
KC Wessels run out3357842057.89
AR Border (c)c Baptiste b Garner731011305072.27
DC Boon  b Marshall5562802088.70
WB Phillips c Greenidge b Garner23161611143.75
SP O'Donnell not out761300116.66
GF Lawson not out881000100.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 3, w 4)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.8)240/6
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Graeme Wood), 2-48 (Andrew Hilditch), 3-78 (Kepler Wessels), 4-193 (David Boon), 5-220 (Allan Border), 6-224 (Wayne Phillips)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Garner1024134.10---00
MD Marshall1003213.20---00
EAE Baptiste907318.11---00
MA Holding1014104.10---00
IVA Richards1013703.70---00
HA Gomes10909.00---00
West Indies Innings (target: 241 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Greenidge  b Bennett1246681026.08
DL Haynes not out12313019615094.61
RB Richardson c Boon b Lawson3448564070.83
IVA Richards c †Phillips b McDermott47436641109.30
HA Gomes not out22300100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 17, w 5)23
TOTAL(44.5 Ov, RR: 5.37)241/3
Fall of wickets: 1-69 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 2-140 (Sir Richie Richardson), 3-234 (Sir Viv Richards)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Lawson1004514.50---00
CJ McDermott9.505215.28---00
RM Hogg804305.37---00
SP O'Donnell302408.00---00
MJ Bennett1022312.30---00
KC Wessels201809.00---00
AR Border201809.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series Cup 1985
Player Of The Match
Desmond Haynes
Match numberODI no. 282
Season1984/85
Match days6 January 1985 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Simon O'Donnell
Craig McDermott
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Peter McConnell
PointsWest Indies 2, Australia 0