result
5th Test, Sydney, Dec 30 1984 - Jan 2 1985, West Indies tour of Australia
471/9d
(84 ov)(f/o) 163 & 253
Australia won by an innings and 55 runs
player of the match
Bob Holland
Australia
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hilditch c †Dujon b Holding217240011.76
Graeme Wood c Haynes b Gomes451141893039.47
Kepler Wessels  b Holding17335248114049.14
Greg Ritchie run out 37681023054.41
Allan Border (c)c Greenidge b Walsh691492104046.30
David Boon  b Garner491231652039.83
Steve Rixon c Garner b Holding2064750031.25
Murray Bennett c Greenidge b Garner2349692046.93
Geoff Lawson not out 513200038.46
Craig McDermott c Greenidge b Walsh4890050.00
Extras(b 7, lb 20, nb 17)44
TOTAL(156.2 Ov, RR: 3.01)471/9d
Did not bat: Bob Holland 
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Andrew Hilditch), 2-126 (Graeme Wood), 2-194, 3-338 (Allan Border), 4-342 (Kepler Wessels), 5-350 (Greg Ritchie), 6-392 (Steve Rixon), 7-450 (Murray Bennett), 8-463 (David Boon), 9-471 (Craig McDermott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Malcolm Marshall37211103.00---00
Joel Garner31510123.25---00
Michael Holding3177432.38---00
Courtney Walsh38.2111823.07---00
Larry Gomes1222912.41---00
Viv Richards721101.57---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge c †Rixon b McDermott1825272072.00
Desmond Haynes c Wessels b Holland34821113041.46
Richie Richardson  b McDermott28150025.00
Larry Gomes c Bennett b Holland281051141026.66
Viv Richards c Wessels b Holland1539462038.46
Clive Lloyd (c)c Wood b Holland3355603160.00
Jeff Dujon c Hilditch b Bennett2246620147.82
Malcolm Marshall st †Rixon b Holland035000.00
Michael Holding c McDermott b Bennett01015000.00
Joel Garner c †Rixon b Holland095000.00
Courtney Walsh not out 1240050.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 7)10
TOTAL(62.5 Ov, RR: 2.59)163
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Gordon Greenidge), 2-34 (Richie Richardson), 3-72 (Desmond Haynes), 4-103 (Larry Gomes), 5-106 (Viv Richards), 6-160 (Clive Lloyd), 7-160 (Malcolm Marshall), 8-160 (Jeff Dujon), 9-161 (Joel Garner), 10-163 (Michael Holding)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Lawson912703.00---00
Craig McDermott903423.77---00
Murray Bennett22.574521.97---00
Bob Holland2275462.45---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Greenidge  b Holland1243460027.90
Desmond Haynes lbw b McDermott37140042.85
Richie Richardson c Wood b Bennett26861050030.23
Larry Gomes c Wood b Lawson817181047.05
Viv Richards  b Bennett58881204165.90
Clive Lloyd (c)c Border b McDermott721331399154.13
Jeff Dujon c & b Holland825300032.00
Malcolm Marshall not out 3285865037.64
Michael Holding c Wessels b Holland047000.00
Joel Garner c †Rixon b Bennett826260030.76
Courtney Walsh c Bennett b Holland41070040.00
Extras(b 2, lb 12, nb 8)22
TOTAL(84 Ov, RR: 3.01)253
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Desmond Haynes), 2-31 (Gordon Greenidge), 3-46 (Larry Gomes), 4-93 (Richie Richardson), 5-153 (Viv Richards), 6-180 (Jeff Dujon), 7-231 (Clive Lloyd), 8-231 (Michael Holding), 9-244 (Joel Garner), 10-253 (Courtney Walsh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Lawson611412.33---00
Craig McDermott1205624.66---00
Murray Bennett3397932.39---00
Bob Holland3389042.72---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1984/85
Player Of The Match
Bob Holland
Bob Holland
Player Of The Series
Malcolm Marshall
Malcolm Marshall
Series resultWest Indies won the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 1006
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Mel Johnson
Australia Image
Raymond Isherwood
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 30 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 235/2 (Kepler Wessels 120*, Allan Border 19*)
Mon, 31 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 414/6 (David Boon 29*, Murray Bennett 8*)
Tue, 01 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 31/1 (Gordon Greenidge 12*, Richie Richardson 11*)
Wed, 02 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 253 (84 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • GM Ritchie (1) retired hurt on 30* from 194/2 to 342/4