result
4th Test, Sydney, Jan 3 - 7 1976, West Indies tour of Australia
355 & 128
(18.1 ov, target 79)405 & 82/3
Australia won by 7 wickets
player of the match
Greg Chappell
Australia
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks c IM Chappell b Thomson481141505042.10
Bernard Julien not out 46661353169.69
Alvin Kallicharran c Redpath b Thomson929461031.03
Lawrence Rowe  b Walker671722167038.95
Viv Richards c IM Chappell b GS Chappell4457967077.19
Clive Lloyd (c)c Turner b Walker51711016171.83
Deryck Murray c Thomson b Walker32243231133.33
Keith Boyce c & b Mallett1640461040.00
Michael Holding hit wicket b Thomson22935006.89
Andy Roberts c †Marsh b Walker435400011.42
Lance Gibbs c †Marsh b GS Chappell514160035.71
Extras(b 5, lb 14, nb 3, w 9)31
TOTAL(80.2 Ov, RR: 4.42)355
Fall of wickets: 0-15, 1-44 (Alvin Kallicharran), 2-87 (Roy Fredericks), 3-160 (Viv Richards), 3-166, 4-213 (Deryck Murray), 5-233 (Lawrence Rowe), 6-259 (Keith Boyce), 6-286, 7-321 (Clive Lloyd), 8-321 (Michael Holding), 9-346 (Andy Roberts), 10-355 (Lance Gibbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson25511733.51---00
Gary Gilmour1325403.11---00
Max Walker2187042.50---00
Gary Cosier311303.25---00
Ashley Mallett1345012.88---00
Greg Chappell4.201021.76---00
Ian Chappell101007.50---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath c †Murray b Holding25861333029.06
Alan Turner c Lloyd b Boyce5366965080.30
Graham Yallop c †Murray b Julien1645623035.55
Ian Chappell c †Murray b Holding414311028.57
Greg Chappell (c)not out 18227436622066.42
Gary Cosier  b Holding28881363031.81
Rod Marsh c Gibbs b Julien381021404037.25
Gary Gilmour run out 20132331153.84
Max Walker c Lloyd b Roberts824321033.33
Jeff Thomson c Richards b Roberts032000.00
Ashley Mallett lbw b Roberts1318183072.22
Extras(b 3, lb 8, nb 5, w 2)18
TOTAL(90.6 Ov, RR: 4.46)405
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Alan Turner), 2-93 (Ian Redpath), 3-103 (Graham Yallop), 4-103 (Ian Chappell), 5-202 (Gary Cosier), 6-319 (Rod Marsh), 7-348 (Gary Gilmour), 8-377 (Max Walker), 9-377 (Jeff Thomson), 10-405 (Ashley Mallett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts20.639433.39---00
Michael Holding2127932.82---00
Keith Boyce1617513.51---00
Lance Gibbs1835202.16---00
Bernard Julien1528724.34---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Fredericks c Turner b Gilmour2432465075.00
Alvin Kallicharran c Walker b Thomson727361025.92
Viv Richards c Thomson b Gilmour28200025.00
Lawrence Rowe c †Marsh b Thomson721321033.33
Michael Holding  b Thomson920300045.00
Clive Lloyd (c)c †Marsh b Thomson19751030025.33
Deryck Murray  b Thomson501061393047.16
Keith Boyce c Redpath b Thomson042000.00
Bernard Julien lbw b Walker817311047.05
Andy Roberts  b Walker24100050.00
Lance Gibbs not out 013000.00
Extras0
TOTAL(39.3 Ov, RR: 3.25)128
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Alvin Kallicharran), 2-32 (Roy Fredericks), 3-33 (Viv Richards), 4-47 (Lawrence Rowe), 5-52 (Michael Holding), 6-95 (Clive Lloyd), 7-95 (Keith Boyce), 8-120 (Bernard Julien), 9-126 (Deryck Murray), 10-128 (Andy Roberts)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson1545062.50---00
Gary Gilmour1244022.50---00
Max Walker9.333122.48---00
Ashley Mallett10201.50---00
Greg Chappell20501.87---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 79 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath  b Boyce2850703056.00
Alan Turner c †Murray b Holding1539622038.46
Graham Yallop not out 1631392051.61
Ian Chappell c sub (CG Greenidge) b Kallicharran920222045.00
Greg Chappell (c)not out 65810120.00
Extras(lb 4, w 4)8
TOTAL(18.1 Ov, RR: 4.52)82/3
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Alan Turner), 2-51 (Ian Redpath), 3-67 (Ian Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts411202.25---00
Michael Holding703313.53---00
Keith Boyce401412.62---00
Lance Gibbs10403.00---00
Alvin Kallicharran21712.62---00
Viv Richards0.104024.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1975/76
Player Of The Match
Greg Chappell
Greg Chappell
Series resultAustralia led the 6-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 767
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Graham Yallop
Graham Yallop
Umpires
Australia Image
Reginald Ledwidge
Australia Image
Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 03 Jan - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 286/6 (Clive Lloyd 38*, Michael Holding 2*, null ov)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 164/4 (Greg Chappell 38*, Gary Cosier 19*, null ov)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 33/3 (Lawrence Rowe 0*, Michael Holding 0*, null ov)
Tue, 06 Jan - rest day
Wed, 07 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 82/3 (18.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • BD Julien (1) retired hurt on 7* from 15/0 to 286/6 (hit on the right hand by Thomson, resumed batting one-handed upon the overnight retirement by Holding)
  • CH Lloyd (1) retired hurt on 0* from 166/3 to 233/5 (bruised jaw)
  • MA Holding (1) retired hurt on 2* from 286/6 to 321/7 (deflected a ball from Greg Chappell into his face on the last ball of the 1st day)