result
1st Match (D/N), Sydney, Nov 27 1979, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
(47.1/50 ov, target 194)196/5
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
player of the match
Greg Chappell
Australia
West Indies INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge  b Lillee519170026.31
Desmond Haynes  b Border29511002056.86
Viv Richards lbw b Lillee98810112.50
Alvin Kallicharran c & b Border4994834052.12
Clive Lloyd (c)c †Marsh b Border1624270066.66
Collis King  b Pascoe2932432090.62
Deryck Murray  b Pascoe2752541051.92
Andy Roberts  b Pascoe16162910100.00
Joel Garner run out 54600125.00
Michael Holding c McCosker b Pascoe22200100.00
Colin Croft not out 001000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 3)6
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 3.89)193
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-18 (Viv Richards), 3-89 (Desmond Haynes), 4-112 (Alvin Kallicharran), 5-117 (Clive Lloyd), 6-164 (Collis King), 7-177 (Deryck Murray), 8-187 (Joel Garner), 9-193 (Michael Holding), 10-193 (Andy Roberts)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee621021.66---00
Len Pascoe9.312943.05---00
Ray Bright502605.20---00
Rodney Hogg1004904.90---00
Allan Border1003633.60---00
Greg Chappell903704.11---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 194 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Laird  b Croft2038532052.63
Rick McCosker lbw b Holding1750014.28
Allan Border c †Murray b Croft1759610028.81
Greg Chappell (c)not out 741001496074.00
Kim Hughes  b Richards5260673186.66
David Hookes  b Richards021000.00
Rod Marsh not out 1822380081.81
Extras(lb 14)14
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 4.15)196/5
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Rick McCosker), 2-37 (Bruce Laird), 3-52 (Allan Border), 4-144 (Kim Hughes), 5-144 (David Hookes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts913503.88---00
Michael Holding8.122813.42---00
Colin Croft1003023.00---00
Joel Garner1024204.20---00
Viv Richards1004724.70---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series CupWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1979/80
Player Of The Match
Greg Chappell
Greg Chappell
Match numberODI no. 75
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
ODI debut
Bruce Laird
Bruce Laird
Umpires
Australia Image
Mick Harvey
Australia Image
Rocky Harris
PointsAustralia 2, West Indies 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 12th men: G.Dymock (Aus), L.Rowe (WI)
  • Crowd: 21,168