9th Match, Melbourne, Jan 23 1983, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
(34.4/37 ov, target 214)217/5
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
player of the match
Allan Lamb
England INNINGS (37 overs maximum)
Chris Tavaré c Lillee b Rackemann2051762039.21
Ian Botham  b Lillee1922314086.36
David Gower c †Marsh b Rackemann622260027.27
Allan Lamb c sub b Lillee94769492123.68
Derek Randall not out 5154852094.44
Ian Gould  b Hogg33300100.00
Trevor Jesty not out 1220050.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 5, w 4)19
TOTAL(37 Ov, RR: 5.75)213/5
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Ian Botham), 2-50 (David Gower), 3-66 (Chris Tavaré), 4-205 (Allan Lamb), 5-209 (Ian Gould)
Rodney Hogg703615.14---00
Dennis Lillee825026.25---00
Carl Rackemann804125.12---00
Greg Chappell703304.71---00
John Maguire703404.85---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 214 runs from 37 overs)
John Dyson run out 54841124064.28
Allan Border run out 54486290112.50
David Hookes c Gower b Cowans50425791119.04
Kim Hughes (c)c Miller b Cowans68180075.00
Greg Chappell not out 32243040133.33
Rod Marsh run out 83920266.66
Kepler Wessels not out 56101083.33
Extras(lb 5, nb 1, w 2)8
TOTAL(34.4 Ov, RR: 6.25)217/5
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Allan Border), 2-157 (John Dyson), 3-167 (David Hookes), 4-176 (Kim Hughes), 5-190 (Rod Marsh)
Bob Willis6.412904.34---00
Norman Cowans604627.66---00
Ian Botham714506.42---00
Derek Pringle704706.71---00
Geoff Miller804205.25---00
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series CupEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Allan Lamb
Allan Lamb
Match numberODI no. 174
Match daysday(50-over match)
ODI debut
John Maguire
John Maguire
Australia Image
Peter McConnell
Australia Image
Tony Crafter
PointsAustralia 2, England 0