Matches (17)
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CWC League 2 (1)
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RL Cup (8)
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Men's Hundred (2)
RESULT
8th Match (D/N), Sydney, December 26, 1979, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
(47/47 ov) 194/6
(45.1/47 ov, T:195) 195/6

England won by 4 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
86* (134)
geoff-boycott
Australia INNINGS (47 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Laird  b Botham627420022.22
Julien Wiener c †Bairstow b Botham214140014.28
Allan Border c Gower b Gooch2253742041.50
Greg Chappell (c)run out 52821183063.41
Kim Hughes  b Willis2339470158.97
Ian Chappell not out 60506060120.00
Rod Marsh c †Bairstow b Dilley1013260176.92
Dennis Lillee not out 2490050.00
Extras(b 3, lb 10, nb 4)17
TOTAL47 Ov (RR: 4.12)194/6
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Julien Wiener), 2-21 (Bruce Laird), 3-50 (Allan Border), 4-109 (Kim Hughes), 5-135 (Greg Chappell), 6-179 (Rod Marsh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham Dilley1013213.20---00
Ian Botham913323.66---00
Bob Willis1013813.80---00
Derek Underwood1023603.60---00
Graham Gooch803814.75---00
England INNINGS (Target: 195 runs from 47 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch lbw b Hogg2935454082.85
Geoff Boycott not out 861342066064.17
Peter Willey  b Pascoe51771045066.23
David Gower c †Marsh b Hogg21290016.66
Derek Randall c GS Chappell b Pascoe15130020.00
Ian Botham lbw b Hogg61090160.00
Mike Brearley (c)c †Marsh b Hogg032000.00
David Bairstow not out 78120087.50
Extras(lb 1, nb 11, w 1)13
TOTAL45.1 Ov (RR: 4.31)195/6
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Graham Gooch), 2-152 (Peter Willey), 3-157 (David Gower), 4-170 (Derek Randall), 5-179 (Ian Botham), 6-179 (Mike Brearley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1004704.70---00
Len Pascoe1022822.80---00
Rodney Hogg1004644.60---00
Geoff Dymock1013803.80---00
Greg Chappell5.102304.45---00
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MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
Series
Season1979/80
Player Of The Match
England
Geoff Boycott
Match numberODI no. 82
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
Australia
Peter Cronin
Australia
Raymond Isherwood
PointsEngland 2, Australia 0
England Innings
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TEAMMWLPTNRR
ENG85211-
WI8347-
AUS8356-