result
Final, Melbourne, Jan 23 1977, Gillette Cup (Australia)
(39.3/40 ov)165/9
West Aust won by 1 wicket (with 5 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
47* (98) & 2/34
mick-malone
Victoria INNINGS (40 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Paul Hibbert lbw b Malone3860696063.33
Jeff Moss c †Marsh b Lillee2661902042.62
David Broad c †Marsh b Malone011000.00
Graham Yallop c Laird b Brayshaw1633560048.48
Dav Whatmore run out (Charlesworth/†Marsh)2660033.33
Richie Robinson (c)†run out (Serjeant/Brayshaw)3247584068.08
Trevor Laughlin c & b Yardley032000.00
Ray Bright  b Lillee2544632056.81
Max Walker run out (Clark)921190042.85
Colin Thwaites  b Clark721240033.33
Alan Hurst not out 2450050.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 2)7
TOTAL(37.3 Ov, RR: 4.38, 164 Mts)164
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Paul Hibbert), 2-64 (David Broad), 3-74 (Jeff Moss), 4-77 (Dav Whatmore), 5-110 (Graham Yallop), 6-110 (Trevor Laughlin), 7-131 (Richie Robinson), 8-143 (Max Walker), 9-162 (Ray Bright), 10-164 (Colin Thwaites)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee703023.21---00
Mick Malone813423.18---00
Wayne Clark6.302713.17---02
Bruce Yardley814213.93---00
Ian Brayshaw802412.25---00
Western Australia INNINGS (target: 165 runs from 40 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Laird c Thwaites b Hurst2044503045.45
Ric Charlesworth run out (Broad/†Robinson)742520016.66
Robbie Langer lbw b Laughlin0931000.00
Kim Hughes c Hibbert b Hurst75610140.00
Ian Brayshaw lbw b Hurst21131121161.53
Craig Serjeant c Walker b Thwaites3863874060.31
Rod Marsh (c)†c Yallop b Walker711141063.63
Bruce Yardley c & b Walker023000.00
Mick Malone not out 47981074047.95
Dennis Lillee run out (†Robinson)515201033.33
Wayne Clark not out 324280012.50
Extras(lb 1, nb 8, w 1)10
TOTAL(39.3 Ov, RR: 4.19, 210 Mts)165/9
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Ric Charlesworth), 2-31 (Bruce Laird), 3-38 (Kim Hughes), 4-60 (Ian Brayshaw), 5-62 (Robbie Langer), 6-74 (Rod Marsh), 7-74 (Bruce Yardley), 8-125 (Craig Serjeant), 9-139 (Dennis Lillee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Max Walker821121.03---05
Alan Hurst803132.90---03
Colin Thwaites813713.46---00
Trevor Laughlin5.304115.72---00
Ray Bright802402.25---00
Paul Hibbert201104.12---10
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossWestern Australia, elected to field first
SeriesGillette Cup (Australia)
Season1976/77
Player Of The Match
Mick Malone
Mick Malone
Series resultWestern Australia won the 1976/77 Gillette Cup (Australia)
Match daysday (40-over match)
Umpires
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Kevin Carmody
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William Copeland
Balls per over8
MATCH NOTES
  • Scorers: BW Bright (Victoria) and MP Ringham (Western Australia)
  • 12th Men: ? (Victoria) and TM Chappell (Western Australia)
  • Attendance: 32,908