result
3rd Test, Georgetown, Mar 31 - Apr 5 1978, Australia tour of West Indies
205 & 439
(101 ov, target 359)286 & 362/7
Australia won by 3 wickets
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alvin Greenidge lbw b Thomson56-1251000.00
Basil Williams lbw b Clark10-31200.00
Larry Gomes  b Clark4-13000.00
Alvin Kallicharran (c) b Thomson0-24000.00
Irvine Shillingford c Clark b Laughlin3-23000.00
David Murray c Ogilvie b Clark21-86300.00
Sew Shivnarine c †Rixon b Thomson53-1181000.00
Norbert Phillip c Yardley b Simpson15-27200.00
Vanburn Holder c Laughlin b Clark1-5000.00
Derick Parry not out 21-34400.00
Sylvester Clarke  b Thomson6-5100.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 13)15
TOTAL(60.2 Ov, RR: 3.39)205
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Basil Williams), 2-36 (Larry Gomes), 3-48 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-77 (Irvine Shillingford), 5-84 (Alvin Greenidge), 6-130 (David Murray), 7-165 (Norbert Phillip), 8-166 (Vanburn Holder), 9-193 (Sew Shivnarine), 10-205 (Sylvester Clarke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson16.215643.42---00
Wayne Clark2466542.70---00
Trevor Laughlin1043413.40---00
Gary Cosier21100.50---00
Bob Simpson813414.25---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick Darling c Greenidge b Phillip15-30200.00
Graeme Wood lbw b Holder50-134600.00
David Ogilvie c & b Phillip4-15100.00
Gary Cosier lbw b Clarke9-58100.00
Craig Serjeant  b Clarke0-19000.00
Bob Simpson (c)run out 67-179500.00
Trevor Laughlin c Greenidge b Parry21-71200.00
Steve Rixon c Holder b Phillip54-118600.00
Bruce Yardley  b Clarke33-44500.00
Jeff Thomson c & b Phillip3-7000.00
Wayne Clark not out 2-16000.00
Extras(lb 12, nb 15, w 1)28
TOTAL(83 Ov, RR: 3.44)286
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Rick Darling), 2-36 (David Ogilvie), 3-77 (Gary Cosier), 4-85 (Craig Serjeant), 5-90 (Graeme Wood), 6-142 (Trevor Laughlin), 7-237 (Bob Simpson), 8-256 (Steve Rixon), 9-268 (Jeff Thomson), 10-286 (Bruce Yardley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Norbert Phillip1807544.16---00
Vanburn Holder1714012.35---00
Sylvester Clarke2235832.63---00
Larry Gomes30802.66---00
Derick Parry1523912.60---00
Sew Shivnarine803804.75---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alvin Greenidge  b Clark11-22200.00
Basil Williams c Serjeant b Clark10011816519084.74
David Murray lbw b Simpson16-77300.00
Derick Parry lbw b Clark51-104800.00
Larry Gomes c Simpson b Yardley101-2091100.00
Alvin Kallicharran (c) b Yardley22-54400.00
Irvine Shillingford c & b Thomson16-43300.00
Sew Shivnarine  b Cosier63-147700.00
Norbert Phillip st †Rixon b Yardley4-21000.00
Vanburn Holder lbw b Clark31-62220.00
Sylvester Clarke not out 5-9100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 10)19
TOTAL(116.4 Ov, RR: 3.76)439
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Alvin Greenidge), 2-95 (David Murray), 3-172 (Basil Williams), 4-199 (Derick Parry), 5-249 (Alvin Kallicharran), 6-285 (Irvine Shillingford), 7-355 (Larry Gomes), 8-369 (Norbert Phillip), 9-431 (Sew Shivnarine), 10-439 (Vanburn Holder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson2028314.15---00
Wayne Clark34.4412443.57---00
Trevor Laughlin713304.71---00
Gary Cosier611412.33---00
Bob Simpson1947013.68---00
Bruce Yardley3069633.20---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 359 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick Darling c Williams b Clarke0-14000.00
Graeme Wood run out 126-335810.00
David Ogilvie lbw b Clarke0-10000.00
Bob Simpson (c)c †Murray b Clarke4-14000.00
Craig Serjeant c sub (SFAF Bacchus) b Phillip124-2691810.00
Gary Cosier  b Phillip0-13000.00
Steve Rixon not out 39-85700.00
Trevor Laughlin c & b Parry24-55200.00
Bruce Yardley not out 15-19300.00
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 16, w 2)30
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 3.58)362/7
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Rick Darling), 2-13 (David Ogilvie), 3-22 (Bob Simpson), 4-273 (Craig Serjeant), 5-279 (Gary Cosier), 6-290 (Graeme Wood), 7-338 (Trevor Laughlin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Norbert Phillip1926523.42---00
Vanburn Holder2035502.75---00
Sylvester Clarke2758333.07---00
Derick Parry1716113.58---00
Sew Shivnarine1826803.77---00
MATCH DETAILS
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Season1977/78
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 822
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Alvin Greenidge
Alvin Greenidge
Basil Williams
Basil Williams
David Murray
David Murray
Norbert Phillip
Norbert Phillip
Sew Shivnarine
Sew Shivnarine
Sylvester Clarke
Sylvester Clarke
Trevor Laughlin
Trevor Laughlin
Umpires
West Indies Image
Compton Vyfhuis
West Indies Image
Ralph Gosein
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 31 Mar - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 68/2 (Graeme Wood 31*, Gary Cosier 9*, null ov)
Sat, 01 Apr - day 2 -West Indies 2nd innings 98/2 (Basil Williams 60*, Derick Parry 2*, null ov)
Sun, 02 Apr - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 439
Mon, 03 Apr - rest day
Tue, 04 Apr - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 290/6 (Steve Rixon 9*, null ov)
Wed, 05 Apr - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 362/7 (101 ov) - end of match