result
Final, Melbourne, Feb 3 1974, Gillette Cup (Australia)
(26.6/40 ov)151/3
West Aust won by 7 wickets (with 106 balls remaining)
player of the match
Graham McKenzie
Western Australia
New Zealand INNINGS (40 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Parker c Yardley b Baker11-55000.00
Glenn Turner c Watson b McKenzie011000.00
Mike Shrimpton lbw b McKenzie2-30000.00
Brian Hastings c & b Clark2-7000.00
Bevan Congdon (c)c †Marsh b Clark7-28000.00
John Morrison  b Clark50-131300.00
Ken Wadsworth c R Edwards b Baker21-17300.00
Richard Hadlee c WJ Edwards b McKenzie30-64200.00
Dayle Hadlee run out (McKenzie/†Marsh)7-18000.00
David O'Sullivan c †Marsh b Yardley0-1000.00
Lance Cairns not out 11-13100.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 1)9
TOTAL(36.3 Ov, RR: 4.12, 187 Mts)150
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Glenn Turner), 2-12 (Mike Shrimpton), 3-15 (Brian Hastings), 4-21 (John Parker), 5-35 (Bevan Congdon), 6-60 (Ken Wadsworth), 7-116 (Richard Hadlee), 8-130 (Dayle Hadlee), 9-130 (David O'Sullivan), 10-150 (John Morrison)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie812031.87---01
Dennis Baker802222.06---00
Wayne Clark6.303834.47---00
Bruce Yardley812812.62---11
Graeme Watson502503.75---00
Ian Brayshaw10806.00---00
Western Australia INNINGS (target: 151 runs from 40 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Watson  b Cairns15-28100.00
Wally Edwards lbw b Congdon54-56500.00
John Inverarity (c)not out 31-94200.00
Ross Edwards  b Congdon18-42100.00
Robbie Langer not out 27-23410.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 4)6
TOTAL(26.6 Ov, RR: 5.64, 123 Mts)151/3
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Graeme Watson), 2-74 (Wally Edwards), 3-112 (Ross Edwards)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee503705.55---03
Lance Cairns401913.56---01
Dayle Hadlee603604.50---00
Bevan Congdon833122.90---00
David O'Sullivan3.602204.40---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossWestern Australia, elected to field first
SeriesGillette Cup (Australia)New Zealand tour of Australia
Season1973/74
Player Of The Match
Graham McKenzie
Graham McKenzie
Series resultWestern Australia won the 1973/74 Gillette Cup (Australia)
Match daysday(40-over match)
Umpires
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Jack Collins
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William Copeland
Balls per over8
MATCH NOTES
  • Scorers: BW Bright (Western Australia) and MP Ringham (New Zealand)