result
Final (D/N), Sydney, Feb 2 - 4 1979, World Series Cricket Supertests
172 & 219
(57.1 ov, target 224)168 & 226/5
WSC World XI won by 5 wickets
Player Of The Match
5/57, 33 & 4/44
garth-le-roux
WSC Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels c Richards b Procter27-----
Bruce Laird c Zaheer Abbas b le Roux2-----
Ian Chappell (c)c Imran Khan b le Roux3-----
Ian Redpath c †Knott b Rice4-----
David Hookes c †Knott b Procter33-----
Martin Kent c Greig b le Roux2-----
Rod Marsh c †Knott b le Roux6-----
Ray Bright not out 27-----
Gary Gilmour c Greig b Procter27-----
Dennis Lillee c Procter b Rice8-----
Len Pascoe  b le Roux25-----
Extras(lb 7, w 1)8
TOTAL(50.4 Ov, RR: 3.39)172
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Bruce Laird), 2-11 (Ian Chappell), 3-25 (Ian Redpath), 4-66, 5-70, 6-74, 7-80, 8-119, 9-135, 10-172
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Garth Le Roux18.435753.05---00
Imran Khan923503.88---00
Clive Rice1323822.92---00
Mike Procter723334.71---00
Derek Underwood32100.33---00
WSC World XI 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Richards c Wessels b Pascoe28-----
Eddie Barlow lbw b Lillee0-----
Zaheer Abbas c Laird b Gilmour18-----
Clive Rice c †Marsh b Gilmour18-----
Asif Iqbal c Bright b Gilmour8-----
Mike Procter lbw b Lillee1-----
Tony Greig (c)c †Marsh b Lillee0-----
Imran Khan lbw b Lillee6-----
Alan Knott  b Gilmour9-----
Garth Le Roux not out 33-----
Derek Underwood  b Lillee32-----
Extras(lb 9, nb 6)15
TOTAL(64.5 Ov, RR: 2.59)168
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Eddie Barlow), 2-39 (Barry Richards), 3-69 (Clive Rice), 4-71, 5-80, 6-80, 7-85, 8-86, 9-104, 10-168
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee18.565152.70---00
Gary Gilmour2565342.12---00
Len Pascoe1332912.23---00
Ray Bright511002.00---00
David Hookes311003.33---00
WSC Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels c Greig b Procter1-----
Bruce Laird c †Knott b Imran Khan58-----
Ian Chappell (c) b Imran Khan19-----
Ian Redpath c †Knott b Rice3-----
David Hookes  b le Roux96-----
Martin Kent run out 4-----
Rod Marsh c †Knott b Imran Khan6-----
Ray Bright c Barlow b le Roux10-----
Gary Gilmour c sub b le Roux0-----
Dennis Lillee not out 9-----
Len Pascoe  b le Roux2-----
Extras(b 2, lb 9)11
TOTAL(87.3 Ov, RR: 2.50)219
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Kepler Wessels), 2-29 (Ian Chappell), 3-32 (Ian Redpath), 4-166 (Bruce Laird), 5-172 (Martin Kent), 6-179 (Rod Marsh), 7-203 (David Hookes), 8-203 (Gary Gilmour), 9-211 (Ray Bright), 10-219 (Len Pascoe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Garth Le Roux17.344442.51---00
Imran Khan2256032.72---00
Clive Rice1222612.16---00
Mike Procter1824512.50---00
Derek Underwood1772601.52---00
Tony Greig10707.00---00
WSC World XI 2nd INNINGS (target: 224 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Richards not out 101-----
Eddie Barlow c Gilmour b Lillee0-----
Zaheer Abbas c Wessels b Gilmour37-----
Clive Rice c †Marsh b Pascoe4-----
Asif Iqbal lbw b Gilmour3-----
Mike Procter  b Bright44-----
Imran Khan not out 17-----
Extras(lb 3, nb 13, w 4)20
TOTAL(57.1 Ov, RR: 3.95)226/5
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Eddie Barlow), 2-57 (Zaheer Abbas), 3-70 (Clive Rice), 4-84 (Asif Iqbal), 5-175 (Mike Procter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1745713.35---00
Gary Gilmour2267523.40---00
Len Pascoe1224914.08---00
Ray Bright612514.16---00
Ian Chappell0.10000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossWSC Australia, elected to bat first
SeriesWorld Series Cricket SupertestsWSC World XI tour of Australia
Season1978/79
Player Of The Match
Garth Le Roux
Match daysdaynight (4-day match)
Umpires
West Indies Image
Douglas Sang Hue
Australia Image
Jack Collins
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Feb - day 1 - WSC World 1st innings 100/8 (Alan Knott 5*, Garth Le Roux 9*)
Sat, 03 Feb - day 2 - WSC Aust. 2nd innings 198/6 (David Hookes 93*, Ray Bright 4*)
Sun, 04 Feb - day 3 - WSC World 2nd innings 226/5 (57.1 ov) - end of match
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