Australia vs England

Match info: One Day International Series 1st Match at Melbourne Cricket Ground - First Match

Date: 4th Feb 1979

Home team and score Away team score

Australia

215/6 (38.6 overs)

Result

England

212/6 (40.0 overs)

Australia win by 4 wickets

Australia 1st Innings

England vs Pakistan quick scorecard
Batsman Wicket Bowler Runs Balls 4s 6s
TOTAL: for 6 215 (38.0 Ov)
G.M. Wood b Old 23 54 - -
W.M. Darling c Old b Willis 7 12 - -
K.J. Hughes c Boycott b Lever 50 99 - -
G.N. Yallop c Gower b Hendrick 31 66 - -
P.M. Toohey not out 54 55 - -
G.J. Cosier b Lever 28 14 - -
P.H. Carlson c Boycott b Lever 0 3 - -
T.J. Laughlin not out 15 11 - -
K.J. Wright did not bat 0 0 - -
G. Dymock did not bat 0 0 - -
A.G. Hurst did not bat 0 0 - -
Extras: 1nb, 0w, 0b, 6lb 7      
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
R.G.D. Willis 8.0 1 21 1
J.K. Lever 7.0 1 51 3
M. Hendrick 8.0 0 47 1
C.M. Old 8.0 1 31 1
I.T. Botham 7.0 0 58 0

England 1st Innings

England vs Pakistan quick scorecard
Batsman Wicket Bowler Runs Balls 4s 6s
TOTAL: for 6 212 (40.0 Ov)
G. Boycott lbw b Laughlin 33 86 - -
J.M. Brearley c Wright b Dymock 0 2 - -
D.W. Randall lbw b Dymock 4 14 - -
G.A. Gooch c Hurst b Carlson 19 50 - -
D.I. Gower not out 101 100 - -
I.T. Botham c Wood b Hurst 31 41 - -
D.L. Bairstow run out 1 4 - -
C.M. Old not out 16 24 - -
R.G.D. Willis did not bat 0 0 - -
M. Hendrick did not bat 0 0 - -
J.K. Lever did not bat 0 0 - -
Extras: 1nb, 0w, 3b, 3lb 7      
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
A.G. Hurst 8.0 1 36 1
G. Dymock 8.0 1 31 2
P.H. Carlson 8.0 1 27 1
G.J. Cosier 8.0 0 48 0
T.J. Laughlin 8.0 0 63 1