result
3rd Match, Lord's, Jun 9 1979, Prudential World Cup
(47.1/60 ov)160/4
England won by 6 wickets (with 77 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
graham-gooch
Australia INNINGS (60 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch  b Boycott471081362043.51
Rick Darling lbw b Willis2561823040.98
Allan Border c †Taylor b Edmonds3474874045.94
Kim Hughes (c)c Hendrick b Boycott613131046.15
Graham Yallop run out 1020231050.00
Gary Cosier run out 620190030.00
Trevor Laughlin run out 822400036.36
Kevin Wright lbw b Old615200040.00
Rodney Hogg run out 0524000.00
Alan Hurst not out 31040030.00
Geoff Dymock not out 412130033.33
Extras(b 4, lb 5, w 1)10
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 2.65)159/9
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Rick Darling), 2-97 (Andrew Hilditch), 3-111 (Kim Hughes), 4-131 (Allan Border), 5-132 (Graham Yallop), 6-137 (Gary Cosier), 7-150 (Kevin Wright), 8-153 (Trevor Laughlin), 9-153 (Rodney Hogg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1122011.81---00
Mike Hendrick1222402.00---00
Chris Old1223312.75---00
Ian Botham803204.00---00
Phil Edmonds1112512.27---00
Geoff Boycott601522.50---00
England INNINGS (target: 160 runs from 60 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Brearley (c)c †Wright b Laughlin441471692029.93
Geoff Boycott lbw b Hogg15110020.00
Derek Randall c †Wright b Hurst1350033.33
Graham Gooch lbw b Laughlin53961316055.20
David Gower not out 2230442073.33
Ian Botham not out 18143120128.57
Extras(lb 10, nb 11)21
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 3.39)160/4
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Geoff Boycott), 2-5 (Derek Randall), 3-113 (Graham Gooch), 4-124 (Mike Brearley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rodney Hogg912512.77---00
Alan Hurst1033313.30---00
Geoff Dymock1121901.72---00
Gary Cosier812403.00---00
Trevor Laughlin9.103824.14---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World Cup
Season1979
Player Of The Match
Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch
Match numberODI no. 63
Match daysday (60-over match)
Umpires
England Image
Barrie Meyer
England Image
David Constant
PointsEngland 4, Australia 0