result
1st Test, Brisbane, Dec 1 - Dec 5 1979, West Indies tour of Australia
268 & 448/6d
(14 ov, target 276)441 & 40/3
Match drawn
player of the match
Viv Richards
West Indies
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Laird c †Murray b Garner9218530310049.73
Rick McCosker c Kallicharran b Croft1426321053.85
Allan Border c †Murray b Garner11621006.25
Greg Chappell (c)c King b Roberts7411515010064.35
Kim Hughes  b Croft323280013.04
David Hookes c Holding b Croft4367854064.18
Rod Marsh c †Murray b Garner324350012.50
Ray Bright  b Holding1342642030.95
Dennis Lillee lbw b Garner079000.00
Rodney Hogg  b Roberts826371030.77
Jeff Thomson not out 011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 12)17
TOTAL(86.1 Ov, RR: 3.11)268
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Rick McCosker), 2-26 (Allan Border), 3-156 (Greg Chappell), 4-174 (Kim Hughes), 5-228 (Bruce Laird), 6-242 (David Hookes), 7-246 (Rod Marsh), 8-252 (Dennis Lillee), 9-268 (Ray Bright), 10-268 (Rodney Hogg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts18.155022.75---00
Michael Holding1635313.31---00
Colin Croft2568033.20---00
Joel Garner2255542.50---00
Collis King511302.60---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c †Marsh b Lillee3455725061.82
Desmond Haynes c †Marsh b Thomson4259916071.19
Viv Richards c †Marsh b Lillee14025932920054.05
Alvin Kallicharran c †Marsh b Thomson38921213041.30
Lawrence Rowe  b Chappell501091457045.87
Collis King c †Marsh b Lillee046000.00
Deryck Murray (c)†c McCosker b Thomson2140702052.50
Andy Roberts run out 722411031.82
Joel Garner lbw b Lillee60831133472.29
Michael Holding  b Bright1124232045.83
Colin Croft not out 27380002.74
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 28)36
TOTAL(132.1 Ov, RR: 3.33)441
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-93 (Desmond Haynes), 3-198 (Alvin Kallicharran), 4-317 (Lawrence Rowe), 5-317 (Collis King), 6-341 (Viv Richards), 7-365 (Deryck Murray), 8-366 (Andy Roberts), 9-385 (Michael Holding), 10-441 (Joel Garner)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee29.1810443.57---00
Rodney Hogg2565502.20---00
Jeff Thomson2449033.75---00
Greg Chappell1222512.08---00
Ray Bright3299713.03---00
Allan Border511903.80---00
David Hookes521503.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Rick McCosker  b Holding3353594062.26
Bruce Laird c sub (MD Marshall) b Garner752183028034.40
Allan Border c Richards b Garner728330025.00
Greg Chappell (c) b Croft12429937612041.47
Kim Hughes not out 13024437817153.28
David Hookes  b Roberts37751043049.33
Rod Marsh c Kallicharran b King1976872025.00
Ray Bright not out 211100018.18
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 6, w 2)21
TOTAL(166 Ov, RR: 2.69)448/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Rick McCosker), 2-55 (Allan Border), 3-179 (Bruce Laird), 4-297 (Greg Chappell), 5-371 (David Hookes), 6-442 (Rod Marsh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Roberts2757012.59---00
Michael Holding3049413.13---00
Colin Croft28310613.79---00
Joel Garner41137521.83---00
Collis King2265012.27---00
Alvin Kallicharran1803201.78---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 276 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c McCosker b Thomson075000.00
Desmond Haynes lbw b Hogg416290025.00
Lawrence Rowe  b Hogg318190016.67
Alvin Kallicharran not out 1032361031.25
Collis King not out 822331036.36
Extras(b 5, nb 9, w 1)15
TOTAL(14 Ov, RR: 2.85)40/3
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-15 (Lawrence Rowe), 3-16 (Desmond Haynes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee20301.50---00
Rodney Hogg521122.20---00
Jeff Thomson32311.00---00
Ray Bright43802.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossWest Indies, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1979/80
Player Of The Match
Viv Richards
Viv Richards
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTEST No. 862
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Bruce Laird
Bruce Laird
Umpires
Australia Image
Robin Bailhache
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Tony Crafter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 01 Dec - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 229/5 (David Hookes 33*, Rod Marsh 1*, null ov)
Sun, 02 Dec - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 233/3 (Viv Richards 80*, Lawrence Rowe 14*, null ov)
Mon, 03 Dec - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 30 (Rick McCosker 25*, Bruce Laird 5*, null ov)
Tue, 04 Dec - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 240/3 (Greg Chappell 97*, Kim Hughes 16*, null ov)
Wed, 05 Dec - day 5 -West Indies 2nd innings 40/3 (14 ov) - end of match