1st SF, Manchester, Jun 20 1979, Prudential World Cup
(60 ov, target 222)212/9
England won by 9 runs
Player Of The Match
71 (84) & 0/8
England INNINGS (60 overs maximum)
Mike Brearley (c)c †Lees b Coney531151143046.08
Geoff Boycott c Howarth b Hadlee214300014.28
Wayne Larkins c Coney b McKechnie737400018.91
Graham Gooch  b McKechnie71841051384.52
David Gower run out 11200100.00
Ian Botham lbw b Cairns2130312070.00
Derek Randall not out 4250661184.00
Chris Old c †Lees b Troup022000.00
Bob Taylor run out 1225301048.00
Bob Willis not out 1210050.00
Extras(lb 8, w 3)11
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.68)221/8
Did not bat: Mike Hendrick 
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Geoff Boycott), 2-38 (Wayne Larkins), 3-96 (Mike Brearley), 4-98 (David Gower), 5-145 (Ian Botham), 6-177 (Graham Gooch), 7-178 (Chris Old), 8-219 (Bob Taylor)
Richard Hadlee1243212.66---00
Gary Troup1213813.16---00
Lance Cairns1224713.91---00
Jeremy Coney1204713.91---00
Brian McKechnie1214623.83---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 222 runs from 60 overs)
John Wright run out 691371429050.36
Bruce Edgar lbw b Old1738581044.73
Geoff Howarth lbw b Boycott712131058.33
Jeremy Coney lbw b Hendrick1139560028.20
Glenn Turner lbw b Willis3051672058.82
Mark Burgess (c)run out 1013280076.92
Richard Hadlee  b Botham1532440046.87
Warren Lees  b Hendrick23203301115.00
Lance Cairns c Brearley b Hendrick146511233.33
Brian McKechnie not out 49130044.44
Gary Troup not out 33200100.00
Extras(b 5, w 4)9
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.53)212/9
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Bruce Edgar), 2-58 (Geoff Howarth), 3-104 (Jeremy Coney), 4-112 (John Wright), 5-132 (Mark Burgess), 6-162 (Glenn Turner), 7-180 (Richard Hadlee), 8-195 (Lance Cairns), 9-208 (Warren Lees)
Ian Botham1234213.50---00
Mike Hendrick1205534.58---00
Chris Old1213312.75---00
Geoff Boycott912412.66---00
Graham Gooch31802.66---00
Bob Willis1214113.41---00
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World Cup
Player Of The Match
Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch
Series resultEngland advanced
Match numberODI no. 72
Match daysday (60-over match)
ODI debut
Wayne Larkins
Wayne Larkins
England Image
John Langridge
England Image
Ken Palmer