result
1st Final (D/N), Sydney, Jan 29 1981, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
(39.3/50 ov, target 234)155
New Zealand won by 78 runs
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright  b Chappell811111673072.97
Bruce Edgar c Walters b Lillee2155563038.18
Geoff Howarth (c)c Border b Walker4768914069.11
Jeremy Coney c & b Pascoe034000.00
Mark Burgess lbw b Lillee1523290065.21
Richard Hadlee not out 2328420082.14
Lance Cairns c Walker b Pascoe1820211190.00
Brian McKechnie not out 11100100.00
Extras(b 18, nb 2, w 7)27
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.66)233/6
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Bruce Edgar), 2-148 (Geoff Howarth), 3-152 (Jeremy Coney), 4-172 (John Wright), 5-198 (Mark Burgess), 6-231 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rodney Hogg1013703.70---00
Max Walker1013113.10---00
Dennis Lillee1004724.70---00
Len Pascoe1004824.80---00
Greg Chappell1004314.30---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 234 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Wood c Burgess b Hadlee1324211054.16
Martin Kent c Howarth b Hadlee1218301066.66
Rod Marsh c Coney b Chatfield032000.00
Greg Chappell (c)c Wright b Chatfield3150713062.00
Kim Hughes lbw b Hadlee044000.00
Allan Border c Coney b McKechnie5574866274.32
Doug Walters  b McKechnie2030350066.66
Dennis Lillee c Cairns b McKechnie75500140.00
Max Walker c †Smith b Hadlee415210026.66
Rodney Hogg c †Smith b Hadlee1530020.00
Len Pascoe not out 310110030.00
Extras(b 2, lb 6, w 1)9
TOTAL(39.3 Ov, RR: 3.92)155
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Graeme Wood), 2-28 (Rod Marsh), 3-28 (Martin Kent), 4-28 (Kim Hughes), 5-93 (Greg Chappell), 6-135 (Doug Walters), 7-145 (Allan Border), 8-147 (Dennis Lillee), 9-148 (Rodney Hogg), 10-155 (Max Walker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ewen Chatfield1033823.80---00
Richard Hadlee8.342653.05---00
Brian McKechnie912332.55---00
Martin Snedden612504.16---00
Lance Cairns603405.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series CupNew Zealand tour of Australia
Season1980/81
Series resultNew Zealand led the best-of-5-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 111
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
ODI debut
Martin Kent
Martin Kent
Umpires
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Mel Johnson
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Robin Bailhache