Final, Melbourne, Feb 2 1975, Gillette Cup (Australia)
New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 184 balls remaining)
player of the match
Richard Collinge
New Zealand
Western Australia INNINGS (40 overs maximum)
Wally Edwards  b Chatfield516210031.25
Bruce Laird run out (Collinge)002000.00
Graeme Watson c Morrison b Collinge18110012.50
John Inverarity (c)c Morrison b Chatfield530370016.66
Rod Marsh  b Collinge1330033.33
Ross Edwards lbw b Chatfield410160040.00
Robbie Langer  b Collinge4057863070.17
Ian Brayshaw  b Congdon218190011.11
Dennis Lillee  b Congdon1870012.50
Mick Malone c †Wadsworth b Collinge1451560027.45
Terry Alderman not out 11070010.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(26.1 Ov, RR: 2.90, 137 Mts)76
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Bruce Laird), 2-6 (Graeme Watson), 3-8 (Wally Edwards), 4-9 (Rod Marsh), 5-16 (Ross Edwards), 6-19 (John Inverarity), 7-24 (Ian Brayshaw), 8-26 (Dennis Lillee), 9-74 (Robbie Langer), 10-76 (Mick Malone)
Richard Collinge7.102042.10---00
Ewen Chatfield50530.75---00
Dayle Hadlee812101.96---01
Bevan Congdon511922.85---00
Hedley Howarth10906.75---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 77 runs from 40 overs)
John Morrison c †Marsh b Lillee817220047.05
Jock Edwards c Langer b Lillee1227362044.44
Bevan Congdon (c)not out 4064654162.50
Brian Hastings not out 1229511041.37
Extras(b 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(17 Ov, RR: 4.52, 88 Mts)77/2
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (John Morrison), 2-27 (Jock Edwards)
Dennis Lillee602723.37---00
Terry Alderman41901.68---01
Graeme Watson201505.62---00
Mick Malone401703.18---00
Robbie Langer10403.00---00
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesGillette Cup (Australia)
Player Of The Match
Richard Collinge
Richard Collinge
Series resultNew Zealand won the 1974/75 Gillette Cup (Australia)
Match daysday(40-over match)
Australia Image
Jack Collins
Australia Image
Raymond Isherwood
Balls per over8
  • Scorers: ICG Kelaart (New Zealand) and MP Ringham (Western Australia)
  • 12th Men: ? (Western Australia) and BL Cairns (New Zealand)
  • Attendance: 4,462 ($3161.00)