result
2nd Test, Bridgetown, Mar 17 - 19 1978, Australia tour of West Indies
250 & 178
(target 141)288 & 141/1
West Indies won by 9 wickets
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick Darling c Richards b Croft4-1600-
Graeme Wood lbw b Croft69-131110-
Graham Yallop c Austin b Croft47-15260-
Craig Serjeant c †Murray b Parry4-1110-
Bob Simpson (c)c †Murray b Croft9-3410-
Gary Cosier c †Murray b Roberts1-3500-
Steve Rixon lbw b Garner16-4200-
Bruce Yardley  b Garner74-73132-
Jeff Thomson  b Garner12-2310-
Wayne Clark  b Garner0-200-
Jim Higgs not out 4-2710-
Extras(b 3, lb 4, nb 3)10
TOTAL(65.1 Ov, RR: 3.83)250
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Rick Darling), 2-105 (Graeme Wood), 3-116 (Craig Serjeant), 4-134 (Graham Yallop), 5-135 (Bob Simpson), 6-149 (Gary Cosier), 7-161 (Steve Rixon), 8-216 (Jeff Thomson), 9-216 (Wayne Clark), 10-250 (Bruce Yardley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts1827914.38---00
Colin Croft1834742.61---00
Joel Garner16.126544.02---00
Derick Parry1244413.66---00
Richard Austin10505.00---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c Cosier b Thomson8-2400-
Desmond Haynes c †Rixon b Higgs66-163110-
Viv Richards c Clark b Thomson23-2331-
Alvin Kallicharran c Yardley b Thomson8-1810-
Clive Lloyd (c)c Serjeant b Clark42-11470-
Richard Austin c Serjeant b Clark20-5030-
Deryck Murray c Darling b Thomson60-10790-
Derick Parry c Serjeant b Simpson27-6020-
Andy Roberts lbw b Thomson4-310-
Joel Garner not out 5-1300-
Colin Croft lbw b Thomson3-300-
Extras(lb 3, nb 19)22
TOTAL(71 Ov, RR: 4.05)288
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-56 (Viv Richards), 3-71 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-154 (Desmond Haynes), 5-172 (Clive Lloyd), 6-198 (Richard Austin), 7-263 (Derick Parry), 8-269 (Andy Roberts), 9-282 (Deryck Murray), 10-288 (Colin Croft)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson1317765.92---00
Wayne Clark2437723.20---00
Gary Cosier942402.66---00
Jim Higgs1644612.87---00
Bob Simpson713014.28---00
Bruce Yardley201206.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick Darling c †Murray b Croft8-1510-
Graeme Wood run out 56-14080-
Graham Yallop c Lloyd b Garner14-5110-
Craig Serjeant c †Murray b Roberts2-1300-
Gary Cosier c Croft b Roberts8-2110-
Steve Rixon c Lloyd b Roberts0-900-
Bob Simpson (c)c †Murray b Roberts17-7800-
Bruce Yardley  b Garner43-6370-
Jeff Thomson c Richards b Garner11-2720-
Wayne Clark lbw b Garner0-1100-
Jim Higgs not out 0-600-
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 10)19
TOTAL(48 Ov, RR: 3.70)178
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Rick Darling), 2-62 (Graham Yallop), 3-69 (Craig Serjeant), 4-80 (Gary Cosier), 5-95 (Steve Rixon), 6-99 (Graeme Wood), 7-154 (Bob Simpson), 8-167 (Bruce Yardley), 9-173 (Wayne Clark), 10-178 (Jeff Thomson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts1855042.77---00
Colin Croft1545313.53---00
Joel Garner1535643.73---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 141 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge not out 80-138111-
Desmond Haynes c Yardley b Higgs55-12552-
Derick Parry not out 3-800-
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 3.82)141/1
Fall of wickets: 1-131 (Desmond Haynes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson612203.66---00
Wayne Clark702703.85---00
Jim Higgs1343412.61---00
Bruce Yardley10.525505.07---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
TossWest Indies, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Season1977/78
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 821
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
West Indies Image
Ralph Gosein
West Indies Image
Stanton Parris
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Mar - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 71/3 (Desmond Haynes 21*)
Sat, 18 Mar - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 96/5 (Graeme Wood 55*, Bob Simpson 0*)
Sun, 19 Mar - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 141/1 (36.5 ov) - end of match