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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v WEST INDIES
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 31, 1976
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 34.5 | Scoring Rate: 4.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 73% 35 27 38 222
West Indies 24% 33 39 31 222

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 351 10 542
2 West Indies 160 10 183
3 Australia 300 3 468
4 West Indies 326 10 329

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 WEST INDIES AUSTRALIA 1902-07-03 1921-01-14 1933-02-23 1948-12-09 1954-03-30 1959-01-21 1963-08-22 1968-03-14 1972-06-22 1975-12-26

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA PTS WEST INDIES PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 10 34.5 1340 934 0.59 0.41
4 9 35.5 1326 948 0.58 0.42
4 8 33.8 1260 838 0.6 0.4
4 7 34.6 1239 835 0.6 0.4
4 6 34.8 1208 812 0.6 0.4
4 5 35.6 1185 809 0.59 0.41
4 4 36.5 1162 810 0.59 0.41
4 3 37.7 1142 820 0.58 0.42
4 2 34.6 1066 662 0.62 0.38
4 1 34.0 1025 609 0.63 0.37
3 4 35.3 1004 618 0.62 0.38
3 3 30.5 846 556 0.6 0.4
3 2 29.2 775 511 0.6 0.4
3 1 26.9 673 455 0.6 0.4
2 10 25.6 606 416 0.59 0.41
2 9 26.4 589 415 0.59 0.41
2 8 27.3 569 413 0.58 0.42
2 7 27.6 544 394 0.58 0.42
2 6 29.0 525 403 0.57 0.43
2 5 30.7 505 417 0.55 0.45
2 4 32.1 480 420 0.53 0.47
2 3 31.1 444 364 0.55 0.45
2 2 33.3 418 382 0.52 0.48
2 1 35.9 387 403 0.49 0.51
1 10 35.1 351 351 0.5 0.5
1 9 35.9 323 323 0.5 0.5
1 8 39.6 317 317 0.5 0.5
1 7 39.6 277 277 0.5 0.5
1 6 43.5 261 261 0.5 0.5
1 5 50.0 250 250 0.5 0.5
1 4 55.0 220 220 0.5 0.5
1 3 32.0 96 96 0.5 0.5
1 2 46.0 92 92 0.5 0.5
1 1 44.0 44 44 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DK Lillee Australia 177 175 8 101.4
KD Boyce West Indies 218 149 5 41.3
GJ Gilmour Australia 102 60 5 66.6
VA Holder West Indies 228 167 4 24.6
JR Thomson Australia 131 131 4 25.1
AA Mallett Australia 78 73 3 15.1
LR Gibbs West Indies 300 130 2 10.4
MA Holding West Indies 102 53 1 2.2
RC Fredericks West Indies 54 43 1 1.4
CH Lloyd (c) West Indies 66 34 0 0.0
IVA Richards West Indies 42 38 0 0.0
GS Chappell (c) Australia 12 6 0 0.0
IM Chappell Australia 12 10 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
IR Redpath Australia 171 2 356 26 4.7
IVA Richards West Indies 148 2 157 30 11.8
RB McCosker Australia 130 1 311 20 1.0
CH Lloyd (c) West Indies 128 1 134 26 15.3
GS Chappell (c) Australia 122 1 244 19 0.6
GN Yallop Australia 57 1 168 9 0.5
A Turner Australia 51 2 98 8 0.1
AI Kallicharran West Indies 48 2 93 10 0.1
VA Holder West Indies 36 1 92 7 0.1
IM Chappell Australia 32 2 83 5 0.0
RC Fredericks West Indies 28 2 41 6 0.1
L Baichan West Indies 23 2 52 5 0.0
DK Lillee Australia 19 0 12 3 0.0
AA Mallett Australia 16 1 34 2 0.0
MA Holding West Indies 13 2 44 3 0.0
LG Rowe West Indies 12 2 32 2 0.0
KD Boyce West Indies 11 2 20 2 0.0
GJ Gilmour Australia 9 1 27 1 0.0
RW Marsh † Australia 7 1 20 1 0.0
DL Murray † West Indies 6 2 21 1 0.0
LR Gibbs West Indies 2 2 6 0 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 0 1 2 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v WEST INDIES
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced West Indies in 40 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 25 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous Australia v West Indies test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

AUSTRALIA WEST INDIES STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
WEST INDIES
WIN EXP.
January 23, 1976
Adelaide Oval
70 27
January 03, 1976
Sydney Cricket Ground
66 30
December 26, 1975
Melbourne Cricket Ground
44 52
December 12, 1975
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
75 22
November 28, 1975
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
63 33
April 21, 1973
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
84 14
April 06, 1973
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
74 22
March 23, 1973
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
86 12
March 09, 1973
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
79 18