Result
9th Match, Benson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket at Melbourne, Mar 3 1985
36.1/50 ov, target 164
165/2
India won by 8 wickets (with 83 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GM Wood  b Binny11213008.33
RB Kerr  b Kapil Dev48110050.00
KC Wessels c Madan Lal b Kapil Dev615250040.00
AR Border (c) b Binny416210025.00
DM Jones c †Viswanath b Amarnath1221281057.14
WB Phillips c Amarnath b Sivaramakrishnan60921322065.21
SP O'Donnell c Amarnath b Shastri1751671033.33
GF Lawson c & b Sivaramakrishnan021000.00
RM Hogg run out2239482056.41
RJ McCurdy not out1325310052.00
TM Alderman  b Binny619180031.57
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 2, w 5)18
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 3.29)163
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Robbie Kerr), 2-5 (Graeme Wood), 3-17 (Kepler Wessels), 4-17 (Allan Border), 5-37 (Dean Jones), 6-85 (Simon O'Donnell), 7-85 (Geoff Lawson), 8-134 (Rodney Hogg), 9-147 (Wayne Phillips), 10-163 (Terry Alderman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev1022522.50---00
RMH Binny7.302733.60---00
S Madan Lal501803.60---00
M Amarnath711612.28---00
L Sivaramakrishnan1003223.20---00
RJ Shastri1013413.40---00
India Innings (target: 164 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RJ Shastri c †Phillips b O'Donnell51941335054.25
K Srikkanth not out9311516812080.86
M Azharuddin lbw b Alderman023000.00
DB Vengsarkar not out1116300068.75
Extras(lb 1, nb 6, w 3)10
TOTAL(36.1 Ov, RR: 4.56)165/2
Did not bat: SM Gavaskar, M Amarnath, N Kapil Dev, S Madan Lal, RMH Binny, S Viswanath, L Sivaramakrishnan 
Fall of wickets: 1-124 (Ravi Shastri), 2-125 (Mohammad Azharuddin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Lawson813504.37---00
RM Hogg621602.66---00
RJ McCurdy7.103004.18---00
TM Alderman803814.75---00
SP O'Donnell704516.42---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket
Player Of The Match
Ravi Shastri
Match numberODI no. 315
Season1984/85
Match days3 March 1985 (50-over match)
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Peter McConnell
PointsIndia 2, Australia 0