Australia v New Zealand
Benson and Hedges World Series Cup 1980/81
VenueMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 7th December 1980 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossNew Zealand won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralia won by 4 wickets
PointsAustralia 2; New Zealand 0
UmpiresRC Bailhache, RA French
Man of the MatchAR Border

New Zealand inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BA Edgarrun out3367932-49.25
JG Wrightb Pascoe571191433-47.90
JV Coneyrun out92627--34.62
PE McEwanb Lillee173162--54.84
RJ Hadleec TM Chappell b Pascoe187--12.50
*MG Burgessc Border b Pascoe1414122-100.00
JM Parkerlbw b GS Chappell374--42.86
+WK Leesc GS Chappell b Lillee032--0.00
GB Troupnot out71621--43.75
SL Boocklbw b Lillee236--66.67
EJ Chatfieldlbw b Pascoe064--0.00
Extras(2 b, 10 lb, 1 w)13
Total(all out, 49.5 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-74 (Edgar), 2-95 (Coney), 3-112 (Wright), 4-116 (Hadlee), 5-138 (McEwan), 6-141 (Parker), 7-142 (Lees), 8-147 (Burgess), 9-153 (Boock), 10-156 (Chatfield)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Lillee10   3193--20.001.90
Graf4   0150---3.75
GS Chappell10   1231--60.002.30
TM Chappell10   2270---2.70
Walters6   0220---3.67

Australia inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
J Dysonlbw b Hadlee31724--17.65
AR Borderc Edgar b Chatfield551111203-49.55
*GS Chappellst Lees b Boock48701073-68.57
KJ Hughesrun out1935481-54.29
KD Walterslbw b Boock711101-63.64
TM Chappellb Hadlee61315--46.15
GM Woodnot out11427--7.14
+RW Marshnot out1013191-76.92
DK Lilleedid not bat      
SF Grafdid not bat      
LS Pascoedid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 8 lb)10
Total(6 wickets, 47.2 overs)159
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Dyson), 2-107 (Border), 3-116 (GS Chappell), 4-124 (Walters), 5-143 (Hughes), 6-145 (TM Chappell)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Troup9   3150---1.67
Hadlee10   0342--30.003.40
McEwan5   0180---3.60
Boock10   1302--30.003.00
Coney4   0180---4.50

--> AR Border passed his previous highest score of 44 in ODI matches
--> GS Chappell passed 2500 runs in ListA matches when he reached 44
--> GB Troup made his debut in Australia in ListA matches
--> GB Troup made his debut in Australia in ODI matches
--> SL Boock made his debut in Australia in ListA matches
--> SL Boock made his debut in Australia in ODI matches