result
4th Match, Melbourne, Dec 9 1979, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
(48/48 ov, target 272)191/8
West Indies won by 80 runs
player of the match
Viv Richards
West Indies
West Indies INNINGS (48 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c †Marsh b Lillee1120351055.00
Desmond Haynes c †Marsh b Thomson801221815065.57
Viv Richards not out 153130173161117.69
Alvin Kallicharran not out 1617262094.11
Extras(b 1, lb 10)11
TOTAL(48 Ov, RR: 5.64)271/2
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-233 (Desmond Haynes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1014814.80---00
Rodney Hogg1015005.00---00
Greg Chappell402406.00---00
Jeff Thomson804315.37---00
Ray Bright602904.83---00
David Hookes1010010.00---00
Allan Border704005.71---00
Julien Wiener201608.00---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 272 runs from 48 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Laird  b Holding715281046.66
Julien Wiener c & b Parry2764672042.18
Allan Border run out 4458902075.86
Greg Chappell (c)c Richards b King31212530147.61
Kim Hughes  b Holding1216131075.00
David Hookes c †Murray b Roberts927330033.33
Rod Marsh c Rowe b Roberts13111301118.18
Ray Bright not out 1943511044.18
Dennis Lillee  b King1924280079.16
Rodney Hogg not out 39100033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 6)7
TOTAL(48 Ov, RR: 3.97)191/8
Did not bat: Jeff Thomson 
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Bruce Laird), 2-54 (Julien Wiener), 3-102 (Greg Chappell), 4-119 (Kim Hughes), 5-128 (Allan Border), 6-147 (Rod Marsh), 7-151 (David Hookes), 8-185 (Dennis Lillee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts813324.12---00
Michael Holding1022922.90---00
Joel Garner1012602.60---00
Collis King1004024.00---00
Derick Parry1005615.60---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series CupWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1979/80
Player Of The Match
Viv Richards
Viv Richards
Match numberODI no. 78
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Kevin Carmody
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Rex Whitehead
PointsWest Indies 2, Australia 0