result
4th Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 29 2000, West Indies tour of Australia
364 & 262/5d
(49.3 ov, target 462)165 & 109
Australia won by 352 runs
player of the match
Steve Waugh
Australia
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c †Jacobs b McLean3065841046.15
Matthew Hayden c †Jacobs b Walsh1337711035.13
Justin Langer c †Jacobs b Stuart3149674063.26
Mark Waugh c Adams b Dillon2546702054.34
Steve Waugh (c)not out 12123736113051.05
Ricky Ponting c Hinds b McLean2330475076.66
Adam Gilchrist c Campbell b Stuart3758666063.79
Andy Bichel c †Jacobs b Dillon318240016.66
Jason Gillespie c †Jacobs b Walsh19951283020.00
Colin Miller c †Jacobs b Dillon2935442182.85
Glenn McGrath c †Jacobs b Dillon1131321035.48
Extras(lb 4, nb 17, w 1)22
TOTAL(114 Ov, RR: 3.19, 502 Mts)364
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Matthew Hayden, 15.4 ov), 2-47 (Michael Slater, 18.3 ov), 3-101 (Justin Langer, 30.2 ov), 4-105 (Mark Waugh, 33.5 ov), 5-149 (Ricky Ponting, 43.2 ov), 6-210 (Adam Gilchrist, 61.2 ov), 7-225 (Andy Bichel, 67.4 ov), 8-306 (Jason Gillespie, 96.5 ov), 9-347 (Colin Miller, 107.1 ov), 10-364 (Glenn McGrath, 113.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Courtney Walsh3366221.87---010
Mervyn Dillon2127643.61---12
Nixon McLean2759523.51---00
Colin Stuart1545223.46---05
Marlon Samuels1405604.00---00
Jimmy Adams401904.75---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sherwin Campbell c Hayden b Miller56395107.93
Daren Ganga c †Gilchrist b Gillespie422301018.18
Wavell Hinds c Slater b Gillespie01016000.00
Brian Lara c ME Waugh b Bichel1633421048.48
Jimmy Adams (c)c †Gilchrist b Bichel0610000.00
Marlon Samuels not out 601231538048.78
Ridley Jacobs c ME Waugh b Bichel4269855060.86
Nixon McLean  b Bichel17153211113.33
Mervyn Dillon  b Gillespie015000.00
Colin Stuart  b Bichel11113009.09
Courtney Walsh run out (McGrath/Bichel)43800133.33
Extras(lb 5, nb 11)16
TOTAL(57.3 Ov, RR: 2.86, 249 Mts)165
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Daren Ganga, 7.4 ov), 2-6 (Wavell Hinds, 11.1 ov), 3-28 (Brian Lara, 20.4 ov), 4-28 (Sherwin Campbell, 21.1 ov), 5-28 (Jimmy Adams, 22.4 ov), 6-103 (Ridley Jacobs, 45.2 ov), 7-144 (Nixon McLean, 51.6 ov), 8-150 (Mervyn Dillon, 52.5 ov), 9-157 (Colin Stuart, 55.6 ov), 10-165 (Courtney Walsh, 57.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1371501.15---01
Jason Gillespie1864832.66---07
Andy Bichel13.326054.44---03
Colin Miller1353712.84---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Matthew Hayden c Hinds b McLean3053773056.60
Michael Slater c Lara b Dillon4581080.00
Justin Langer c Ganga b Adams801642089048.78
Mark Waugh not out 781642475047.56
Steve Waugh (c)c †Jacobs b Stuart2042663047.61
Colin Miller st †Jacobs b Adams1113180184.61
Ricky Ponting not out 26242250108.33
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 3, w 1)13
TOTAL(77 Ov, RR: 3.40, 325 Mts)262/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Michael Slater, 1.5 ov), 2-49 (Matthew Hayden, 17.1 ov), 3-165 (Justin Langer, 49.2 ov), 4-212 (Steve Waugh, 66.3 ov), 5-228 (Colin Miller, 71.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Courtney Walsh1834602.55---00
Mervyn Dillon1716814.00---10
Nixon McLean913013.33---00
Colin Stuart1526614.40---02
Jimmy Adams1884322.38---01
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 462 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sherwin Campbell c Ponting b Gillespie646751013.04
Daren Ganga lbw b Gillespie046000.00
Wavell Hinds c Bichel b Gillespie48110050.00
Brian Lara  b Gillespie079000.00
Colin Stuart lbw b Gillespie45360007.54
Jimmy Adams (c)c ME Waugh b Gillespie011000.00
Marlon Samuels c Gillespie b Miller461081316042.59
Ridley Jacobs c †Gilchrist b Miller2340642057.50
Nixon McLean run out (Bichel)1370033.33
Mervyn Dillon  b Miller1530373050.00
Courtney Walsh not out 069000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 9)10
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 2.20, 209 Mts)109
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Daren Ganga, 1.3 ov), 2-6 (Wavell Hinds, 3.5 ov), 3-7 (Brian Lara, 5.5 ov), 4-17 (Sherwin Campbell, 17.3 ov), 5-17 (Jimmy Adams, 17.4 ov), 6-23 (Colin Stuart, 19.5 ov), 7-77 (Ridley Jacobs, 35.4 ov), 8-78 (Nixon McLean, 37.4 ov), 9-108 (Mervyn Dillon, 47.2 ov), 10-109 (Marlon Samuels, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1261000.83---02
Jason Gillespie1754062.35---06
Colin Miller14.324032.75---00
Andy Bichel601803.00---01
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossWest Indies, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Steve Waugh
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 1525
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Colin Stuart
Colin Stuart
Umpires
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Simon Taufel
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
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Richard Patterson
Match Referee
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Alan Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 26 Dec - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 295/7 (Steve Waugh 98*, Jason Gillespie 14*, 90 ov)
Wed, 27 Dec - day 2 -West Indies 1st innings 165
Thu, 28 Dec - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 10/3 (Sherwin Campbell 0*, Colin Stuart 3*, 11 ov)
Fri, 29 Dec - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 109/10 (49.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Hours of play: 11.00am - 1.00pm, 1.40pm - 3.40pm, 4.00pm - 6.00pm
  • Scorers: KV O'Neill and CJ Reece
  • 12th Men: SCG MacGill (Australia) and MV Nagamootoo (West Indies)
Day 1
  • Slater 1x4-all-run
  • Australia 50 in 87 mins, off 18.4 overs
  • ME Waugh 1x4-all-run
  • Lunch: Australia 77/2 (Langer 10*, ME Waugh 20*, 27 overs)
  • Langer/ME Waugh 3rd wicket partnership 50 in 50 mins, off 70 balls
  • Australia 100 in 137 mins, off 30 overs
  • Australia 150 in 208 mins, off 44 overs
  • Tea: Australia 178/5 (SR Waugh 28*, Gilchrist 17*, 55 overs)
  • SR Waugh/Gilchrist 6th wicket partnership 50 in 54 mins, off 93 balls
  • Australia 200 in 258 mins, off 58.4 overs
  • SR Waugh 50 in 162 mins, off 120 balls, 8x4
  • SR Waugh 1x4-all-run
  • Australia 250 in 336 mins, off 75.1 overs
  • SR Waugh/Gillespie 8th wicket partnership 50 in 55 mins, off 73 balls
  • Australia 1st innings: Second new ball taken after 82 overs at 285/7
  • Attendance: 73 233
Day 2
  • SR Waugh 100 in 263 mins, off 189 balls, 12x4
  • On 101, SR Waugh became the 5th highest run scorer in Test cricket (passing IVA Richards, West Indies, 8540 runs)
  • Australia 300 in 411 mins, off 93.4 overs
  • Rain halted play from 11.48pm to 11.59pm
  • Australia 350 in 479 mins, off 108.5 overs
  • Jacobs 7 catches equals the record for most dismissals by a wicket-keeper in an innings (equalling Wasim Bari, Pakistan v New Zealand, 1978/79, RW Taylor, England v India, 1979/80, and IDS Smith, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1990/91)
  • Lunch: Australia 364
  • Rain delayed the start of the 2nd session to 2.15pm. No overs were lost, tea rescheduled to 4.10pm - 4.30pm, stumps scheduled for 7.01pm
  • Tea: West Indies 37/5 (Samuels 0*, Jacobs 9*, 27 overs)
  • West Indies 50 in 141 mins, off 33.4 overs
  • Samuels/Jacobs 6th wicket partnership 50 in 64 mins, off 108 balls
  • West Indies 100 in 184 mins, off 44.4 overs
  • Rain halted play from 5.40pm to 6.14pm, the overs to be bowled were reduced from 21.2 overs to 15.2 overs
  • West Indies 150 in 225 mins, off 52.4 overs
  • Samuels 50 in 129 mins, off 109 balls, 7x4
  • Attendance: 32 210
Day 3
  • Rain halted play from 11.34am to 12.30pm, tea rescheduled to 4.10pm - 4.30pm, stumps scheduled for 6.56pm
  • Lunch: Australia 44/1 (Hayden 26*, Langer 14*, 15 overs)
  • Australia 50 in 79 mins, off 17.2 overs
  • Langer/ME Waugh 3rd wicket partnership 50 in 50 mins, off 65 balls
  • Australia 100 in 129 mins, off 28 overs
  • ME Waugh 1x4-all-run
  • Langer 50 in 132 mins, off 91 balls, 6x4
  • Langer/ME Waugh 3rd wicket partnership 100 in 119 mins, off 158 balls
  • Australia 150 in 198 mins, off 44 overs
  • Tea: Australia 165/3 (ME Waugh 42*, 49.2 overs)
  • ME Waugh 50 in 152 mins, off 87 balls, 3x4
  • Australia 200 in 268 mins, off 63.1 overs
  • Australia 250 in 322 mins, off 76.3 overs
  • Attendance: 19 896
Day 4
  • Jacobs 1x4-all-run
  • West Indies 50 in 127 mins, off 28.3 overs
  • Samuels/Jacobs 7th wicket partnership 50 in 59 mins, off 88 balls
  • Lunch: West Indies 78/8 (Samuels 33*, 37.4 overs)
  • West Indies 100 in 195 mins, off 46.2 overs
  • Attendance: 7960
  • Total Attendance: 133 299