result
1st Match (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 17 1985, Benson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket
214/8
(45.2/49 ov)215/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
87* (126)
robbie-kerr
England INNINGS (49 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Fowler c & b McDermott2648692054.16
Paul Downton c McCurdy b McDermott2764812042.18
David Gower (c)c Alderman b McCurdy613230046.15
Allan Lamb c Kerr b Lawson53537730100.00
Mike Gatting c Alderman b O'Donnell3454760062.96
Chris Cowdrey lbw b McDermott012000.00
Vic Marks  b Lawson2438461063.15
Phil Edmonds  b Lawson2022292090.90
Richard Ellison not out 24130050.00
Jonathan Agnew not out 2340066.66
Extras(b 3, lb 12, nb 5)20
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 4.36)214/8
Did not bat: Norman Cowans 
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Graeme Fowler), 2-66 (Paul Downton), 3-76 (David Gower), 4-159 (Allan Lamb), 5-159 (Mike Gatting), 6-166 (Chris Cowdrey), 7-200 (Phil Edmonds), 8-211 (Vic Marks)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Lawson1033133.10---00
Terry Alderman1004804.80---00
Craig McDermott1003933.90---00
Rod McCurdy1014214.20---00
Simon O'Donnell903914.33---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 215 runs from 49 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels c Gatting b Ellison3950565078.00
Robbie Kerr not out 871261935069.04
Kim Hughes run out 033000.00
Allan Border (c)c Cowans b Marks1670016.66
Dean Jones not out 78941248082.97
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 6)10
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 4.74)215/3
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Kepler Wessels), 2-57 (Kim Hughes), 3-58 (Allan Border)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Norman Cowans1005205.20---00
Richard Ellison1043413.40---00
Jonathan Agnew805907.37---00
Vic Marks7.203314.50---00
Phil Edmonds1003303.30---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket
Season1984/85
Player Of The Match
Robbie Kerr
Robbie Kerr
Match numberODI no. 307
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Raymond Isherwood
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Tony Crafter
PointsAustralia 2, England 0