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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v WEST INDIES
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 29, 1979
Result: WEST INDIES
Runs Per Wicket: 27.8 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 40% 34 28 30 130
West Indies 56% 34 26 32 260

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 156 10 339
2 West Indies 397 10 676
3 Australia 259 10 520
4 West Indies 22 0 44

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 1903-12-11 1925-01-01 1938-07-22 1952-02-15 1957-12-31 1962-12-29 1968-02-08 1972-12-22 1976-07-08

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 1 27.8 693 975 0.42 0.58
3 10 27.1 686 938 0.42 0.58
3 9 28.0 694 928 0.43 0.57
3 8 28.1 670 902 0.43 0.57
3 7 28.9 673 889 0.43 0.57
3 6 30.0 684 878 0.44 0.56
3 5 30.3 664 852 0.44 0.56
3 4 30.8 651 829 0.44 0.56
3 3 29.3 570 778 0.42 0.58
3 2 29.1 535 747 0.42 0.58
3 1 28.4 483 709 0.41 0.59
2 10 27.6 432 674 0.39 0.61
2 9 29.1 417 687 0.38 0.62
2 8 30.3 399 693 0.37 0.63
2 7 28.0 352 600 0.37 0.63
2 6 28.8 329 593 0.36 0.64
2 5 27.1 291 521 0.36 0.64
2 4 27.3 265 499 0.35 0.65
2 3 28.5 242 500 0.33 0.67
2 2 26.0 208 416 0.33 0.67
2 1 18.4 174 230 0.43 0.57
1 10 15.6 156 156 0.5 0.5
1 9 15.9 143 143 0.5 0.5
1 8 16.6 133 133 0.5 0.5
1 7 17.6 123 123 0.5 0.5
1 6 19.7 118 118 0.5 0.5
1 5 22.4 112 112 0.5 0.5
1 4 27.0 108 108 0.5 0.5
1 3 32.3 97 97 0.5 0.5
1 2 34.5 69 69 0.5 0.5
1 1 38.0 38 38 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
MA Holding West Indies 222 101 6 65.0
CEH Croft West Indies 213 88 6 71.6
J Garner West Indies 214 89 5 49.4
G Dymock Australia 204 111 4 29.1
DK Lillee Australia 234 105 3 19.8
AME Roberts West Indies 210 103 3 15.1
JD Higgs Australia 208 122 3 15.2
RM Hogg Australia 36 59 0 0.0
GS Chappell (c) Australia 30 3 0 0.0
KJ Hughes Australia 6 0 0 0.0
PM Toohey Australia 2 4 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
IVA Richards West Indies 96 1 110 23 1.0
BM Laird Australia 85 2 217 20 1.2
KJ Hughes Australia 74 2 111 18 2.3
JM Wiener Australia 64 2 137 15 0.5
CG Greenidge West Indies 57 1 115 14 0.1
AME Roberts West Indies 54 1 88 13 0.7
GS Chappell (c) Australia 41 2 65 10 0.2
CH Lloyd (c) West Indies 40 1 113 10 0.2
AI Kallicharran West Indies 39 1 63 9 0.2
DL Haynes West Indies 38 1 48 9 0.2
AR Border Australia 32 2 115 8 0.0
J Garner West Indies 29 1 38 7 0.1
LG Rowe West Indies 26 1 68 6 0.2
RM Hogg Australia 25 2 63 6 0.1
G Dymock Australia 24 2 49 6 0.1
DL Murray † West Indies 24 1 80 6 0.0
PM Toohey Australia 17 2 42 4 0.1
DK Lillee Australia 12 2 30 3 0.0
RW Marsh † Australia 7 2 29 2 0.0
MA Holding West Indies 1 0 7 0 0.0
JD Higgs Australia 0 0 8 0 0.0
CEH Croft West Indies 0 1 4 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v WEST INDIES
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced West Indies in 47 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 28 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.
December 01, 1979
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
33 63
April 28, 1978
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
66 29
April 15, 1978
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
66 29
March 31, 1978
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
53 43
March 17, 1978
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
22 73
March 03, 1978
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
24 72
January 31, 1976
Melbourne Cricket Ground
73 24
January 23, 1976
Adelaide Oval
70 27
January 03, 1976
Sydney Cricket Ground
66 30