result
Final, Lord's, Jun 23 1979, Prudential World Cup
(51/60 ov, target 287)194
West Indies won by 92 runs
Player Of The Match
138* (157)
viv-richards
West Indies INNINGS (60 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge run out (Randall)931310029.03
Desmond Haynes c Hendrick b Old2027493074.07
Viv Richards not out 13815720711387.89
Alvin Kallicharran  b Hendrick417190023.52
Clive Lloyd (c)c & b Old1333422039.39
Collis King c Randall b Edmonds866677103130.30
Deryck Murray c Gower b Edmonds59121055.55
Andy Roberts c Brearley b Hendrick078000.00
Joel Garner c †Taylor b Botham054000.00
Michael Holding  b Botham067000.00
Colin Croft not out 026000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 10)11
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 4.76)286/9
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-36 (Desmond Haynes), 3-55 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-99 (Clive Lloyd), 5-238 (Collis King), 6-252 (Deryck Murray), 7-258 (Andy Roberts), 8-260 (Joel Garner), 9-272 (Michael Holding)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ian Botham1224423.66---00
Mike Hendrick1225024.16---00
Chris Old1205524.58---00
Geoff Boycott603806.33---00
Phil Edmonds1224023.33---00
Graham Gooch402706.75---00
Wayne Larkins2021010.50---00
England INNINGS (target: 287 runs from 60 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Brearley (c)c King b Holding641301307049.23
Geoff Boycott c Kallicharran b Holding571051373054.28
Derek Randall  b Croft1522360068.18
Graham Gooch  b Garner32283140114.28
David Gower  b Garner046000.00
Ian Botham c Richards b Croft43700133.33
Wayne Larkins  b Garner011000.00
Phil Edmonds not out 58140062.50
Chris Old  b Garner024000.00
Bob Taylor c †Murray b Garner011000.00
Mike Hendrick  b Croft054000.00
Extras(lb 12, nb 3, w 2)17
TOTAL(51 Ov, RR: 3.80)194
Fall of wickets: 1-129 (Mike Brearley), 2-135 (Geoff Boycott), 3-183 (Derek Randall), 4-183 (Graham Gooch), 5-186 (David Gower), 6-186 (Wayne Larkins), 7-192 (Ian Botham), 8-192 (Chris Old), 9-194 (Bob Taylor), 10-194 (Mike Hendrick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts923303.66---00
Michael Holding811622.00---00
Colin Croft1014234.20---00
Joel Garner1103853.45---00
Viv Richards1003503.50---00
Collis King301304.33---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World Cup
Season1979
Player Of The Match
Viv Richards
Viv Richards
Series resultWest Indies won the 1979 Prudential World Cup
Match numberODI no. 74
Match daysday (60-over match)
Umpires
England Image
Barrie Meyer
England Image
Dickie Bird