result
1st Test, Port of Spain, Mar 5 - 9 1999, Australia tour of West Indies
269 & 261
(19.1 ov, target 364)167 & 51
Australia won by 312 runs
player of the match
Glenn McGrath
Australia
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c Dillon b Collins2348601047.92
Matthew Elliott lbw b Collins442082841021.15
Justin Langer c †Jacobs b Walsh536551013.89
Mark Waugh lbw b Walsh210160020.00
Steve Waugh (c)c †Jacobs b Dillon1443611032.56
Greg Blewett lbw b Ambrose581822153031.87
Ian Healy lbw b Walsh1226490046.15
Shane Warne c Campbell b Ambrose2151720041.18
Jason Gillespie not out 28761123036.84
Stuart MacGill  b Ambrose011000.00
Glenn McGrath c †Jacobs b Dillon3952733075.00
Extras(lb 18, nb 5)23
TOTAL(121.3 Ov, RR: 2.21, 520 Mts)269
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Michael Slater, 14.5 ov), 2-51 (Justin Langer, 27.4 ov), 3-53 (Mark Waugh, 31.4 ov), 4-74 (Steve Waugh, 44.6 ov), 5-118 (Matthew Elliott, 67.6 ov), 6-153 (Ian Healy, 79.1 ov), 7-186 (Shane Warne, 96.6 ov), 8-203 (Greg Blewett, 104.1 ov), 9-203 (Stuart MacGill, 104.2 ov), 10-269 (Glenn McGrath, 121.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Courtney Walsh3196031.94---00
Curtly Ambrose27153531.30---00
Pedro Collins2384622.00---03
Mervyn Dillon26.346922.60---00
Jimmy Adams1424102.93---01
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sherwin Campbell lbw b McGrath928491032.14
Suruj Ragoonath run out (Elliott/Langer/McGrath)98910112.50
Dave Joseph lbw b McGrath501081484146.30
Brian Lara (c)run out (Langer/†Healy)6211115011055.86
Jimmy Adams  b MacGill1351731025.49
Ridley Jacobs lbw b MacGill615181040.00
Pedro Collins lbw b McGrath11621006.25
Roland Holder lbw b MacGill0612000.00
Curtly Ambrose c Slater b McGrath022000.00
Mervyn Dillon  b McGrath089000.00
Courtney Walsh not out 004000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 11)17
TOTAL(57 Ov, RR: 2.92, 254 Mts)167
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Suruj Ragoonath, 2.6 ov), 2-28 (Sherwin Campbell, 10.1 ov), 3-116 (Dave Joseph, 37.1 ov), 4-149 (Brian Lara, 44.4 ov), 5-156 (Ridley Jacobs, 49.2 ov), 6-163 (Jimmy Adams, 53.6 ov), 7-163 (Pedro Collins, 54.2 ov), 8-163 (Curtly Ambrose, 54.4 ov), 9-167 (Roland Holder, 55.6 ov), 10-167 (Mervyn Dillon, 56.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1435053.57---05
Jason Gillespie1233402.83---06
Stuart MacGill1654132.56---00
Shane Warne1443502.50---00
Greg Blewett10101.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Matthew Elliott c Joseph b Walsh01818000.00
Michael Slater st †Jacobs b Adams10620528512051.71
Justin Langer c †Jacobs b Dillon2440733060.00
Mark Waugh lbw b Ambrose33781122042.31
Steve Waugh (c)c †Jacobs b Collins055000.00
Greg Blewett st †Jacobs b Adams28761271036.84
Ian Healy lbw b Walsh054000.00
Shane Warne  b Walsh2555921045.45
Jason Gillespie c Lara b Ambrose2237462059.46
Stuart MacGill  b Walsh028000.00
Glenn McGrath not out 44510100.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 11, w 1)19
TOTAL(86.2 Ov, RR: 3.02, 392 Mts)261
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Matthew Elliott, 4.3 ov), 2-45 (Justin Langer, 20.4 ov), 3-126 (Mark Waugh, 46.3 ov), 4-127 (Steve Waugh, 47.3 ov), 5-193 (Michael Slater, 63.3 ov), 6-194 (Ian Healy, 64.4 ov), 7-227 (Greg Blewett, 75.2 ov), 8-257 (Shane Warne, 84.6 ov), 9-257 (Jason Gillespie, 85.2 ov), 10-261 (Stuart MacGill, 86.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Courtney Walsh25.227142.80---03
Curtly Ambrose1882521.39---01
Pedro Collins2127213.43---02
Mervyn Dillon1415714.07---10
Jimmy Adams812923.63---01
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 364 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sherwin Campbell c ME Waugh b Gillespie02233000.00
Suruj Ragoonath lbw b Gillespie22759007.41
Dave Joseph c Warne b McGrath5880062.50
Brian Lara (c)c ME Waugh b Gillespie32400150.00
Jimmy Adams lbw b McGrath5781071.43
Ridley Jacobs lbw b McGrath1922412086.36
Roland Holder c ME Waugh b McGrath411171036.36
Curtly Ambrose lbw b McGrath67101085.71
Mervyn Dillon run out (Blewett)001000.00
Pedro Collins  b Gillespie0611000.00
Courtney Walsh not out 2330066.67
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(19.1 Ov, RR: 2.66, 102 Mts)51
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Sherwin Campbell, 7.3 ov), 2-8 (Dave Joseph, 8.5 ov), 3-11 (Brian Lara, 9.1 ov), 4-16 (Jimmy Adams, 10.5 ov), 5-16 (Suruj Ragoonath, 11.1 ov), 6-31 (Roland Holder, 14.6 ov), 7-47 (Curtly Ambrose, 16.6 ov), 8-47 (Mervyn Dillon, 17.1 ov), 9-49 (Ridley Jacobs, 18.3 ov), 10-51 (Pedro Collins, 19.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1032852.80---00
Jason Gillespie9.141841.96---00
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Glenn McGrath
Glenn McGrath
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1448
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Dave Joseph
Dave Joseph
Pedro Collins
Pedro Collins
Suruj Ragoonath
Suruj Ragoonath
Umpires
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Eddie Nicholls
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Peter Willey
TV Umpire
West Indies Image
Clyde Cumberbatch
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 05 Mar - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 174/6 (Greg Blewett 43*, Shane Warne 15*, 90 ov)
Sat, 06 Mar - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 167/9 (Mervyn Dillon 0*, 56 ov)
Sun, 07 Mar - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 227/7 (Shane Warne 18*, Jason Gillespie 0*, 76 ov)
Mon, 08 Mar - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 51/10 (19.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: Z Maccum
  • SR Waugh Test captaincy debut
Day 1
  • Lunch: Australia 51/2 (Elliott 15*, ME Waugh 0*, 29 ov)
  • Tea: Australia 102/4 (Elliott 37*, Blewett 10*, 58 ov)
  • CA Walsh 400 wickets in Test cricket with the wicket of IA Healy
Day 2
  • GS Blewett 50 off 166 balls, 215 mins, 3x4 0x6
  • Lunch: Australia 240/9 (Gillespie 23*, McGrath 17*, 116 ov)
  • Tea: West Indies 50/2 (Joseph 20*, Lara 6*, 18 ov)
  • DRE Joseph 50 off 105 balls, 139 mins, 4x4 1x6
  • BC Lara 50 off 95 balls, 128 mins, 9x4 0x6
  • RIC Holder batted with SL Campbell as a runner
Day 3
  • Rain stopped play from 11:34am to 11:55am
  • Lunch: Australia 43/1 (Slater 17*, Langer 24*, 19 ov)
  • Rain stopped play from 1:06pm to 1:41pm, tea break rescheduled to 3:15pm.
  • MJ Slater 50 off 120 balls, 171 mins, 4x4 0x6
  • Tea: Australia 126/2 (Slater 62*, ME Waugh 33*, 46 ov)
  • MJ Slater 100 off 195 balls, 271 mins, 11x4 0x6
  • Bad light stopped play at 5:58pm
Day 4
  • Due to the lost time on day 3, play started 8 minutes early at 9:57am
  • DRE Joseph 1x5 (4 overthrows)
  • Rain stopped play at 11:57am, early lunch taken
  • Lunch: West Indies 16/5 (Jacobs 0*, 11.1 ov)
  • Play resumed at 1:10pm
  • RIC Holder batted with a runner
  • RD Jacobs 1x5 (4 overthrows)
  • West Indies 51, lowest team score for West Indies in Tests (previous: 53 v Pakistan at Faisalabad, 1986/87)