result
4th Test, St John's, Apr 3 - 7 1999, Australia tour of West Indies
303 & 306
(102.5 ov, target 388)222 & 211
Australia won by 176 runs
player of the match
Justin Langer
Australia
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c Joseph b Perry33841192139.28
Greg Blewett c †Jacobs b Collymore321171551027.35
Justin Langer run out (Perry/Hooper)511021561250.00
Mark Waugh c Hooper b Walsh1133541033.33
Steve Waugh (c)not out 721663106043.37
Ricky Ponting lbw b Ambrose2172902029.16
Ian Healy c Hooper b Ambrose632390018.75
Adam Dale c Hooper b Ambrose1790014.28
Stuart MacGill c Joseph b Ambrose420240020.00
Colin Miller c Joseph b Adams43384622113.15
Glenn McGrath c †Jacobs b Ambrose518180027.77
Extras(lb 5, nb 19)24
TOTAL(111.5 Ov, RR: 2.70, 502 Mts)303
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Michael Slater, 27.1 ov), 2-76 (Greg Blewett, 34.4 ov), 3-96 (Mark Waugh, 44.6 ov), 4-155 (Justin Langer, 63.5 ov), 5-211 (Ricky Ponting, 85.3 ov), 6-226 (Ian Healy, 93.5 ov), 7-232 (Adam Dale, 95.3 ov), 8-242 (Stuart MacGill, 99.6 ov), 9-295 (Colin Miller, 107.6 ov), 10-303 (Glenn McGrath, 111.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Curtly Ambrose29.569453.15---06
Courtney Walsh2616712.57---07
Corey Collymore2564911.96---04
Nehemiah Perry1553612.40---00
Jimmy Adams611813.00---00
Carl Hooper1013403.40---02
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sherwin Campbell c ME Waugh b Miller846681017.39
Adrian Griffith c †Healy b Miller937550024.32
Dave Joseph lbw b Dale281041644026.92
Brian Lara (c)c †Healy b McGrath10084101153119.04
Carl Hooper run out (McGrath/†Healy)47991465047.47
Jimmy Adams c †Healy b Dale0119000.00
Ridley Jacobs lbw b MacGill429370013.79
Nehemiah Perry  b McGrath627331022.22
Curtly Ambrose c Ponting b MacGill046000.00
Corey Collymore not out 1115191073.33
Courtney Walsh lbw b McGrath38110037.50
Extras(nb 6)6
TOTAL(76.2 Ov, RR: 2.90, 329 Mts)222
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Adrian Griffith, 12.5 ov), 2-20 (Sherwin Campbell, 14.4 ov), 3-136 (Brian Lara, 38.2 ov), 4-176 (Dave Joseph, 50.1 ov), 5-178 (Jimmy Adams, 52.2 ov), 6-192 (Ridley Jacobs, 61.3 ov), 7-205 (Nehemiah Perry, 70.4 ov), 8-206 (Curtly Ambrose, 71.6 ov), 9-213 (Carl Hooper, 73.2 ov), 10-222 (Courtney Walsh, 76.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath27.296432.34---03
Adam Dale1876723.72---02
Colin Miller1753922.29---01
Stuart MacGill1435223.71---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Greg Blewett lbw b Ambrose742500016.66
Michael Slater  b Walsh441031561242.71
Justin Langer  b Hooper1273083968241.23
Mark Waugh c †Jacobs b Ambrose651392075046.76
Steve Waugh (c)c †Jacobs b Ambrose427310014.81
Ricky Ponting not out 21821040125.60
Ian Healy c Adams b Hooper1625272064.00
Colin Miller c Lara b Walsh1330033.33
Adam Dale c Hooper b Walsh033000.00
Stuart MacGill c Perry b Hooper26110033.33
Glenn McGrath  b Walsh2350066.66
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 11, w 3)17
TOTAL(121.4 Ov, RR: 2.51, 501 Mts)306
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Greg Blewett, 12.2 ov), 2-76 (Michael Slater, 37.1 ov), 3-223 (Mark Waugh, 85.4 ov), 4-241 (Steve Waugh, 93.5 ov), 5-265 (Justin Langer, 108.1 ov), 6-287 (Ian Healy, 116.1 ov), 7-288 (Colin Miller, 117.1 ov), 8-288 (Adam Dale, 117.4 ov), 9-296 (Stuart MacGill, 120.3 ov), 10-306 (Glenn McGrath, 121.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Curtly Ambrose27105532.03---04
Courtney Walsh32.467842.38---15
Carl Hooper30.476932.25---10
Jimmy Adams8.221301.56---10
Corey Collymore1616003.75---02
Nehemiah Perry702804.00---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 388 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sherwin Campbell c †Healy b McGrath2974905039.18
Adrian Griffith lbw b MacGill562182806025.68
Dave Joseph c Miller b Dale1723233073.91
Brian Lara (c)lbw b McGrath726400026.92
Carl Hooper lbw b Blewett1255751021.81
Jimmy Adams st †Healy b Miller1860763030.00
Ridley Jacobs lbw b Blewett1671902022.53
Nehemiah Perry c Slater b MacGill2635434074.28
Curtly Ambrose  b MacGill44810100.00
Corey Collymore c MacGill b McGrath645631013.33
Courtney Walsh not out 0916000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 12, nb 3)20
TOTAL(102.5 Ov, RR: 2.05, 407 Mts)211
Fall of wickets: 0-25 (14.2 ov), 1-56 (Dave Joseph, 20.2 ov), 2-58 (Sherwin Campbell, 22.2 ov), 3-69 (Brian Lara, 30.2 ov), 4-87 (Carl Hooper, 40.4 ov), 5-105 (Jimmy Adams, 49.1 ov), 6-145 (Ridley Jacobs, 74.2 ov), 7-184 (Nehemiah Perry, 85.4 ov), 8-190 (Curtly Ambrose, 87.2 ov), 9-209 (Adrian Griffith, 99.3 ov), 10-211 (Corey Collymore, 102.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath35.5155031.39---01
Adam Dale1252812.33---01
Stuart MacGill2688033.07---00
Colin Miller21102711.28---00
Greg Blewett83921.12---01
MATCH DETAILS
Antigua Recreation Ground, St John's, Antigua
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Justin Langer
Justin Langer
Player Of The Series
Brian Lara
Brian Lara
Series result4-match series drawn 2-2
Match numberTest no. 1454
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Corey Collymore
Corey Collymore
Umpires
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David Orchard
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
West Indies Image
Pat Whyte
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 03 Apr - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 221/5 (Steve Waugh 52*, Ian Healy 4*, 90 ov)
Sun, 04 Apr - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 197/6 (Carl Hooper 40*, Nehemiah Perry 2*, 68 ov)
Mon, 05 Apr - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 209/2 (Justin Langer 84*, Mark Waugh 60*, 79 ov)
Tue, 06 Apr - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 105/4 (Adrian Griffith 16*, Jimmy Adams 18*, 47 ov)
Wed, 07 Apr - day 5 -West Indies 2nd innings 211/10 (102.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th (reserve) Umpire: CE Mack
  • 12th Men: PT Collins (West Indies) and AJ Bichel (Australia)
Day 1
  • Lunch: Australia 62/1 (Blewett 21*, Langer 2*, 28 overs)
  • Tea: Australia 123/3 (Langer 29*, SR Waugh 8*, 56 overs)
  • JL Langer 50 off 102 balls, 1x4 2x6
  • Australia 1st innings: 1x5-ball over (64th over, bowled by Hooper, called by Orchard)
  • SR Waugh 50 off 122 balls, 6x4 0x6
Day 2
  • Lunch taken 1 minute early upon the completion of the Australian innings
  • Lunch: Australia 303 all out
  • Tea: West Indies 58/2 (Joseph 7*, Lara 31*, 27 overs)
  • BC Lara 50 off 61 balls, 68 mins, 8x4 1x6
  • BC Lara hit 22 runs (46.444) off Dale's 11th over, the 36th of the innings
  • BC Lara 100 off 82 balls, 96 mins, 15x4 3x6
Day 3
  • Lunch: Australia 22/1 (Slater 11*, Langer 3*, 16 overs)
  • JC Adams took over the wicket-keeping after 24.2 overs in the innings after Jacobs was struck in the nose by a ball in Adams' 5th over. CL Hooper completed the over
  • Tea: Australia 110/2 (Langer 39*, ME Waugh 17*, 45 overs)
  • JL Langer 50 off 120 balls, 162 mins, 4x4 1x6
  • ME Waugh 50 off 78 balls, 127 mins, 5x4 0x6
Day 4
  • RD Jacobs resumed the wicket-keeping duties at the start of the day's play
  • JL Langer 100 off 252 balls, 330 mins, 7x4 1x6
  • Lunch: Australia 274/5 (Ponting 4*, Healy 8*, 112 overs)
  • AFG Griffith (2) retired hurt on 10* from 25/0 (14.2 ov) to 87/4 (hit flush on the elbow by a ball from McGrath)
  • Tea: West Indies 37/0 (Campbell 24*, Joseph 3*, 17 overs)
Day 5
  • Lunch: West Indies 158/6 (Griffith 33*, Perry 10*, 80 overs)
  • AFG Griffith 50 off 201 balls, 257 mins, 5x4 1x6