result
1st ODI, Lord's, Jun 4 1981, Australia tour of England
(51.4/55 ov, target 211)212/4
England won by 6 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
75* (135)
geoff-boycott
Australia INNINGS (55 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Dyson lbw b Willis22100100.00
Graeme Wood run out 2229342075.86
Trevor Chappell run out 1640500040.00
Kim Hughes (c)lbw b Jackman1226451046.15
Allan Border not out 731151636163.47
Martin Kent c Gooch b Botham2871722039.43
Rod Marsh  b Botham18182320100.00
Ray Bright  b Willis1820211090.00
Geoff Lawson not out 1291120133.33
Extras(b 1, lb 8)9
TOTAL(55 Ov, RR: 3.81)210/7
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (John Dyson), 2-36 (Graeme Wood), 3-48 (Trevor Chappell), 4-60 (Kim Hughes), 5-134 (Martin Kent), 6-162 (Rod Marsh), 7-189 (Ray Bright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1105625.09---00
Ian Botham1113923.54---00
Mike Hendrick1123202.90---00
Robin Jackman1112712.45---00
Peter Willey612604.33---00
Graham Gooch512104.20---00
England INNINGS (target: 211 runs from 55 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch c Kent b Lillee5389956159.55
Geoff Boycott not out 751351993055.55
Mike Gatting lbw b Lillee032000.00
David Gower c Kent b Chappell4750657094.00
Jim Love c Bright b Lawson1526271057.69
Ian Botham (c)not out 138620162.50
Extras(b 5, lb 4)9
TOTAL(51.4 Ov, RR: 4.10)212/4
Fall of wickets: 1-86 (Graham Gooch), 2-86 (Mike Gatting), 3-172 (David Gower), 4-199 (Jim Love)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rodney Hogg1113603.27---00
Dennis Lillee1132322.09---00
Geoff Lawson905115.66---00
Trevor Chappell1115014.54---00
Ray Bright9.404304.44---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1981
Player Of The Match
Geoff Boycott
Geoff Boycott
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 119
Match daysday (55-over match)
ODI debut
Geoff Humpage
Geoff Humpage
Jim Love
Jim Love
Umpires
England Image
Bill Alley
England Image
Dickie Bird