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TEST MATCH

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
BOURDA, GEORGETOWN, GUYANA
MARCH 31, 1978
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 34.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
West Indies 43% 23 35 29 2911
Australia 53% 24 34 30 68

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 West Indies 205 10 362
2 Australia 286 10 498
3 West Indies 439 10 700
4 Australia 362 7 606

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 AUSTRALIA WEST INDIES 1902-10-18 1921-11-05 1936-12-18 1951-02-02 1956-10-11 1961-02-10 1966-06-30 1971-02-12 1975-02-15

MATCH PROGRESS

WEST INDIES PTS AUSTRALIA 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 8 34.9 1238 1346 0.48 0.52
4 7 34.3 1227 1309 0.48 0.52
4 6 33.9 1186 1254 0.49 0.51
4 5 34.5 1162 1256 0.48 0.52
4 4 35.4 1139 1267 0.47 0.53
4 3 28.8 1019 885 0.54 0.46
4 2 29.5 998 888 0.53 0.47
4 1 30.4 978 904 0.52 0.48
3 10 31.0 954 906 0.51 0.49
3 9 31.8 954 890 0.52 0.48
3 8 30.7 881 839 0.51 0.49
3 7 31.3 873 819 0.52 0.48
3 6 29.8 788 764 0.51 0.49
3 5 29.6 750 730 0.51 0.49
3 4 28.8 692 688 0.5 0.5
3 3 28.8 665 661 0.5 0.5
3 2 26.6 566 606 0.48 0.52
3 1 25.1 492 562 0.47 0.53
2 10 24.6 450 532 0.46 0.54
2 9 24.9 429 517 0.45 0.55
2 8 25.6 410 512 0.44 0.56
2 7 26.0 387 497 0.44 0.56
2 6 21.7 335 359 0.48 0.52
2 5 19.7 303 287 0.51 0.49
2 4 20.7 288 292 0.5 0.5
2 3 21.7 270 294 0.48 0.52
2 2 20.1 245 237 0.51 0.49
2 1 21.2 226 240 0.49 0.51
1 10 20.5 205 205 0.5 0.5
1 9 21.4 193 193 0.5 0.5
1 8 20.8 166 166 0.5 0.5
1 7 23.6 165 165 0.5 0.5
1 6 21.7 130 130 0.5 0.5
1 5 16.8 84 84 0.5 0.5
1 4 19.2 77 77 0.5 0.5
1 3 16.0 48 48 0.5 0.5
1 2 18.0 36 36 0.5 0.5
1 1 31.0 31 31 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
WM Clark Australia 352 189 8 83.1
ST Clarke West Indies 294 141 6 52.9
N Phillip West Indies 222 140 6 40.2
JR Thomson Australia 218 139 5 27.3
B Yardley Australia 180 96 3 11.8
DR Parry West Indies 192 100 2 5.4
RB Simpson (c) Australia 162 104 2 4.3
VA Holder West Indies 222 95 1 1.6
TJ Laughlin Australia 102 67 1 1.1
GJ Cosier Australia 48 15 1 2.2
S Shivnarine West Indies 156 106 0 0.0
HA Gomes West Indies 18 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GM Wood Australia 176 2 0 27 10.6
CS Serjeant Australia 124 2 0 19 0.6
S Shivnarine West Indies 116 2 0 18 2.6
AB Williams West Indies 110 2 118 17 1.3
HA Gomes West Indies 105 2 0 16 1.9
SJ Rixon † Australia 93 1 0 14 1.0
DR Parry West Indies 72 1 0 11 0.7
RB Simpson (c) Australia 71 2 0 11 0.4
AE Greenidge West Indies 67 2 0 10 1.0
B Yardley Australia 48 1 0 7 0.4
TJ Laughlin Australia 45 2 0 7 0.1
DA Murray † West Indies 37 2 0 6 0.0
VA Holder West Indies 32 2 0 5 0.0
AI Kallicharran (c) West Indies 22 2 0 3 0.0
N Phillip West Indies 19 2 0 3 0.0
IT Shillingford West Indies 19 2 0 3 0.0
WM Darling Australia 15 2 0 2 0.0
ST Clarke West Indies 11 1 0 2 0.0
GJ Cosier Australia 9 2 0 1 0.0
AD Ogilvie Australia 4 2 0 1 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 3 1 0 0 0.0
WM Clark Australia 2 0 0 0 0.0

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

West Indies faced Australia in 43 test matches before this game. Of these, West Indies had the stronger team in 17 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

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

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WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
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52 44
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33 63
April 21, 1973
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