result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 30 1968, West Indies tour of Australia
(98.4 ov)200 & 280
Australia won by an innings and 30 runs
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Steve Camacho c Chappell b McKenzie054000.00
Roy Fredericks c Redpath b McKenzie762262814033.62
Joey Carew c Gleeson b McKenzie733340021.21
Seymour Nurse c †Jarman b Freeman2230322073.33
Basil Butcher lbw b Gleeson42961244043.75
Garry Sobers (c) b McKenzie1945332042.22
Rohan Kanhai c Sheahan b McKenzie533230015.15
Charlie Davis  b McKenzie1868790026.47
Jackie Hendriks c Chappell b McKenzie032000.00
Prof Edwards not out 938560023.68
Lance Gibbs  b McKenzie075000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 2.73)200
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Steve Camacho), 2-14 (Joey Carew), 3-42 (Seymour Nurse), 4-135 (Basil Butcher), 5-158 (Garry Sobers), 6-170 (Rohan Kanhai), 7-177 (Roy Fredericks), 8-177 (Jackie Hendriks), 9-200 (Charlie Davis), 10-200 (Lance Gibbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie2857181.90---00
Alan Connolly1223402.12---00
Eric Freeman703213.42---00
John Gleeson2584911.47---00
Keith Stackpole101209.00---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath c †Hendriks b Edwards717191041.17
Bill Lawry (c)c Carew b Davis20541646112149.27
Ian Chappell  b Sobers16532031016051.56
Doug Walters c Camacho b Sobers762071965036.71
Keith Stackpole  b Gibbs1517211088.23
Paul Sheahan c & b Sobers1864571028.12
Barry Jarman c Butcher b Gibbs1230191040.00
Eric Freeman c Carew b Gibbs210100020.00
Graham McKenzie  b Sobers17100014.28
John Gleeson  b Gibbs011000.00
Alan Connolly not out 3520060.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2)6
TOTAL(136.3 Ov, RR: 3.73)510
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Ian Redpath), 2-312 (Ian Chappell), 3-435 (Bill Lawry), 4-453 (Keith Stackpole), 5-488 (Doug Walters), 6-501 (Paul Sheahan), 7-505 (Barry Jarman), 8-506 (Eric Freeman), 9-506 (John Gleeson), 10-510 (Graham McKenzie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Garry Sobers33.349742.17---00
Prof Edwards26112813.69---00
Charlie Davis2409412.93---00
Lance Gibbs43813942.42---00
Joey Carew1024603.45---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Steve Camacho lbw b Gleeson1166582016.66
Roy Fredericks c Freeman b Gleeson471341563035.07
Prof Edwards run out 2171723029.57
Rohan Kanhai c Redpath b Freeman422190018.18
Seymour Nurse c Stackpole b Gleeson741921967038.54
Garry Sobers (c)lbw b McKenzie671481677045.27
Basil Butcher c †Jarman b McKenzie043000.00
Joey Carew  b Stackpole3376883043.42
Charlie Davis c Redpath b Gleeson1044500022.72
Jackie Hendriks c Redpath b Gleeson319230015.78
Lance Gibbs not out 0122000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 3)10
TOTAL(98.4 Ov, RR: 2.84)280
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Steve Camacho), 2-76 (Prof Edwards), 3-85 (Rohan Kanhai), 4-85 (Roy Fredericks), 5-219 (Garry Sobers), 6-219 (Basil Butcher), 7-243 (Seymour Nurse), 8-264 (Charlie Davis), 9-278 (Joey Carew), 10-280 (Jackie Hendriks)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie2028823.30---00
Alan Connolly1973501.38---00
Eric Freeman1113112.11---00
John Gleeson26.496151.72---00
Keith Stackpole1391911.09---00
Ian Chappell913603.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1968/69
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 643
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Charlie Davis
Charlie Davis
Prof Edwards
Prof Edwards
Roy Fredericks
Roy Fredericks
Umpires
Australia Image
Col Egar
Australia Image
Lou Rowan
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Dec - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 176/6 (Roy Fredericks 76*, Charlie Davis 3*, null ov)
Fri, 27 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 263/1 (Bill Lawry 117*, Ian Chappell 133*, null ov)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 25/1 (Roy Fredericks 13*, Prof Edwards 1*, null ov)
Sun, 29 Dec - rest day
Mon, 30 Dec - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 280/10 (98.4 ov) - end of match