1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 18 - 22 1988, West Indies tour of Australia
167 & 289
(19.1 ov, target 63)394 & 63/1
West Indies won by 9 wickets
player of the match
Curtly Ambrose
West Indies
Australia 1st INNINGS
Geoff Marsh c Logie b Ambrose27681063039.71
David Boon lbw b Marshall1052561019.23
Mike Veletta  b Hooper371071822034.58
Graeme Wood c Greenidge b Ambrose615161040.00
Allan Border (c)c †Dujon b Ambrose426290015.38
Steve Waugh lbw b Marshall423210017.39
Ian Healy c Logie b Walsh2773831036.99
Tony Dodemaide c Richards b Walsh2237582059.46
Craig McDermott c Logie b Walsh21060020.00
Chris Matthews c †Dujon b Walsh11516006.67
Tim May not out 412141033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 16, w 1)23
TOTAL(69.3 Ov, RR: 2.40, 298 Mts)167
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (David Boon), 2-52 (Geoff Marsh), 3-64 (Graeme Wood), 4-76 (Allan Border), 5-86 (Steve Waugh), 6-126 (Mike Veletta), 7-138 (Ian Healy), 8-140 (Craig McDermott), 9-150 (Chris Matthews), 10-167 (Tony Dodemaide)
Malcolm Marshall1833922.17---15
Patrick Patterson3.11501.58---00
Curtly Ambrose16.553031.78---07
Courtney Walsh18.336243.35---04
Carl Hooper1222412.00---00
Viv Richards10101.00---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
Gordon Greenidge  b May801571978250.96
Desmond Haynes c †Healy b Waugh401211765033.06
Richie Richardson lbw b Dodemaide811942499041.75
Carl Hooper c Border b Waugh11111009.09
Viv Richards (c)c McDermott b May687810911187.18
Gus Logie c Border b May1922472086.36
Jeff Dujon c May b McDermott2757625047.37
Malcolm Marshall c Border b McDermott1126511042.31
Curtly Ambrose not out 1943633044.19
Courtney Walsh lbw b McDermott027000.00
Patrick Patterson lbw b Dodemaide087000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 28, w 6)48
TOTAL(113.4 Ov, RR: 3.46, 494 Mts)394
Fall of wickets: 1-135 (Desmond Haynes), 2-156 (Gordon Greenidge), 3-162 (Carl Hooper), 4-270 (Viv Richards), 5-307 (Gus Logie), 6-359 (Richie Richardson), 7-361 (Jeff Dujon), 8-389 (Malcolm Marshall), 9-393 (Courtney Walsh), 10-394 (Patrick Patterson)
Craig McDermott2839933.54---010
Chris Matthews2136202.95---55
Tony Dodemaide16.426023.60---10
Tim May2969033.10---04
Steve Waugh1826123.39---09
Allan Border10808.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
David Boon c †Dujon b Marshall1219202063.16
Geoff Marsh lbw b Ambrose210260020.00
Mike Veletta c Hooper b Walsh1059830016.95
Steve Waugh c Haynes b Marshall901672509053.89
Graeme Wood lbw b Walsh011000.00
Allan Border (c)c Haynes b Ambrose41941146043.62
Ian Healy c Ambrose b Marshall2866851042.42
Tony Dodemaide c Richards b Marshall722350031.82
Craig McDermott not out 3249904065.31
Chris Matthews c sub (KLT Arthurton) b Walsh32314450103.23
Tim May c Hooper b Ambrose526390019.23
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 21)30
TOTAL(86.1 Ov, RR: 3.35, 398 Mts)289
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (David Boon), 2-16 (Geoff Marsh), 3-65 (Mike Veletta), 4-65 (Graeme Wood), 5-157 (Allan Border), 6-199 (Steve Waugh), 7-212 (Ian Healy), 8-212 (Tony Dodemaide), 9-270 (Chris Matthews), 10-289 (Tim May)
Malcolm Marshall2629243.54---03
Curtly Ambrose26.157832.98---015
Courtney Walsh1936133.21---03
Viv Richards1142602.36---00
Carl Hooper402305.75---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 63 runs)
Gordon Greenidge c †Healy b Dodemaide1645502035.56
Desmond Haynes not out 3047813063.83
Richie Richardson not out 729300024.14
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 3)10
TOTAL(19.1 Ov, RR: 3.28, 81 Mts)63/1
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Gordon Greenidge)
Craig McDermott401203.00---01
Chris Matthews3.511804.70---31
Tony Dodemaide5.211512.81---00
Steve Waugh601402.33---01
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Curtly Ambrose
Curtly Ambrose
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1108
Match daysday match (5-day match)
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Peter McConnell
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Tony Crafter
Fri, 18 Nov - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 39 (Gordon Greenidge 24*, Desmond Haynes 5*, null ov)
Sat, 19 Nov - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 366/7 (Malcolm Marshall 3*, Curtly Ambrose 2*, null ov)
Sun, 20 Nov - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 200/6 (Ian Healy 25*, Tony Dodemaide 0*, null ov)
Mon, 21 Nov - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 63/1 (19.1 ov) - end of match
  • Hours of play: 10.30am - 12.30pm, 1.10pm - 3.10pm, 3.30pm - 5.30pm
  • Scorers: DA Connell and JI Harris
  • 12th Men: DM Jones (Australia) and RA Harper (West Indies)
  • IVA Richard's 100th Test match (6th player to achieve this feat)
Day 1
  • BP Patterson strained the ligaments in his right knee and was unable to complete his 4th over (8th of the innings). CEL Ambrose completed the over.
  • Lunch: Australia 64/2 (Veletta 13*, Wood 6*)
  • Tea: Australia 128/6 (Healy 19*, Dodemaide 0*)
  • When Richards caught Dodemaide it was his 100th Test catch (10th player to achieve this feat)
  • Attendance: 9676
Day 2
  • CG Greenidge 50 in 136 mins from 109 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Lunch: West Indies 135/0 (Greenidge 64*, Haynes 40*)
  • Greenidge/Haynes 1st wicket parthership 135 in 176 mins from 240 balls
  • IVA Richards 50 in 78 mins from 60 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • Tea: West Indies 248/3 (Richardson 34*, Richards 52*)
  • RB Richardson 50 in 177 mins from 132 balls, 5x4
  • Richardson/Richards 4th wicket partnership 108 in 109 mins from 159 balls
  • When 2, AL Logie completed 5000 First-class runs
  • New ball taken after 98.3 overs (West Indies 353/5)
  • Richardson/Dujon 6th wicket partnership 52 in 58 mins from 103 balls
  • At 5.30pm only 85 overs had been bowled (90 scheduled). Richardson and Dujon elected to bat on (First occurance in Tests)
  • Attendance: 7431
Day 3
  • Lunch: Australia 40/2 (Veletta 6*, Waugh 12*)
  • SR Waugh was dropped by CG Greenidge on 18
  • Walsh took a hat-trick (Dodemaide in the 1st innings, Veletta and Wood in the 2nd innings. 18th hat-trick in Tests)
  • SR Waugh 50 in 134 mins from 95 balls, 6x4
  • Tea: Australia 114/4 (Waugh 62*, Border 12*)
  • Waugh/Border 5th wicket partnership 92 in 114 mins from 176 balls
  • SR Waugh's 90 was his highest Test innings to date (22 Tests)
  • Bad light ended play at 5.15pm
  • Attendance: 7585
Day 4
  • McDermott/Matthews 9th wicket partnership 58 in 44 mins from 51 balls
  • Lunch: Australia 289
  • CD Matthews strained his side and was unable to complete his 4th over (8th of the innings). AIC Dodemaide completed the over.
  • West Indies won at 2.31pm with a single to Haynes and four overthows (Marsh missing the stumps)
  • Attendance: 1435 (Total: 26137)