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TEST MATCH

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
QUEEN'S PARK OVAL, PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD
APRIL 15, 1978
Result: WEST INDIES
Runs Per Wicket: 24.1 | Scoring Rate: 2.9
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
West Indies 29% 32 41 32 30
Australia 66% 29 30 35 78

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 West Indies 292 10 581
2 Australia 290 10 540
3 West Indies 290 10 608
4 Australia 94 10 262

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 10 24.1 1065 867 0.55 0.45
4 9 24.6 1050 870 0.55 0.45
4 8 25.2 1036 880 0.54 0.46
4 7 25.7 1019 885 0.54 0.46
4 6 26.3 1003 893 0.53 0.47
4 5 27.0 987 901 0.52 0.48
4 4 27.4 966 898 0.52 0.48
4 3 27.8 943 889 0.51 0.49
4 2 28.6 925 903 0.51 0.49
4 1 28.4 895 867 0.51 0.49
3 10 29.1 873 871 0.5 0.5
3 9 29.7 869 855 0.5 0.5
3 8 30.5 870 840 0.51 0.49
3 7 29.1 787 785 0.5 0.5
3 6 28.2 725 741 0.49 0.51
3 5 29.3 736 730 0.5 0.5
3 4 29.8 724 708 0.51 0.49
3 3 28.7 658 664 0.5 0.5
3 2 28.8 631 635 0.5 0.5
3 1 29.4 622 614 0.5 0.5
2 10 29.1 583 581 0.5 0.5
2 9 30.6 567 595 0.49 0.51
2 8 31.5 544 590 0.48 0.52
2 7 33.4 525 609 0.46 0.54
2 6 34.1 497 595 0.45 0.55
2 5 33.1 457 535 0.46 0.54
2 4 34.6 431 539 0.44 0.56
2 3 29.5 381 387 0.5 0.5
2 2 27.9 348 322 0.52 0.48
2 1 28.6 321 309 0.51 0.49
1 10 29.2 292 292 0.5 0.5
1 9 32.3 291 291 0.5 0.5
1 8 32.8 262 262 0.5 0.5
1 7 36.9 258 258 0.5 0.5
1 6 40.3 242 242 0.5 0.5
1 5 37.0 185 185 0.5 0.5
1 4 41.5 166 166 0.5 0.5
1 3 37.0 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 2 8.0 16 16 0.5 0.5
1 1 7.0 7 7 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
VA Holder West Indies 144 44 7 111.3
DR Parry West Indies 244 92 6 66.3
B Yardley Australia 290 88 5 64.5
WM Clark Australia 270 127 5 41.6
RR Jumadeen West Indies 234 117 5 34.7
JD Higgs Australia 227 99 4 28.7
JR Thomson Australia 228 140 3 11.5
RB Simpson (c) Australia 174 85 3 14.4
N Phillip West Indies 144 97 2 4.1
S Shivnarine West Indies 36 12 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
AI Kallicharran (c) West Indies 119 2 0 20 3.5
AB Williams West Indies 111 2 0 19 2.6
GN Yallop Australia 93 2 0 24 2.5
DR Parry West Indies 87 2 0 15 1.8
AE Greenidge West Indies 75 2 0 13 1.2
PM Toohey Australia 57 2 0 15 0.5
CS Serjeant Australia 53 2 0 14 0.1
N Phillip West Indies 49 2 0 8 0.3
HA Gomes West Indies 44 2 0 8 0.1
RB Simpson (c) Australia 42 2 0 11 0.2
SJ Rixon † Australia 34 1 0 9 0.3
GM Wood Australia 33 2 0 9 0.1
B Yardley Australia 25 2 0 7 0.1
S Shivnarine West Indies 21 2 0 4 0.0
WM Darling Australia 16 2 0 4 0.0
SFAF Bacchus West Indies 16 2 0 3 0.0
DA Murray † West Indies 8 2 0 1 0.0
VA Holder West Indies 7 2 0 1 0.0
WM Clark Australia 4 2 0 1 0.0
JD Higgs Australia 4 1 0 1 0.0
RR Jumadeen West Indies 2 0 0 0 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 1 2 0 0 0.0

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

West Indies faced Australia in 44 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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