1984-1985 Benson & Hedges World Championship - 1st ODI - Australia v England - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 17th February, 1985  
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Match Conditions: 50 Overs (Reduced to 49 Overs), Day/Night Match  
Toss: England
Result: Australia won by 7 wickets
Player of Match: R B Kerr

England R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Fowler c & b McDermott 26  48  2  0 54.17  12.15%
P R Downton c McCurdy b McDermott 27  64  2  0 42.19  12.62%
D I Gower* c Alderman b McCurdy 6  13  0  0 46.15  2.80%
A J Lamb c Kerr b Lawson 53  53  3  0 100.00  24.77%
M W Gatting c Alderman b O'Donnell 34  54  0  0 62.96  15.89%
C S Cowdrey lbw b McDermott 0  1  0  0 0.00
V J Marks b Lawson 24  38  1  0 63.16  11.21%
P H Edmonds b Lawson 20  22  2  0 90.91  9.35%
R M Ellison not out 2  4  0  0 50.00  0.93%
J P Agnew not out 2  3  0  0 66.67  0.93%
N G Cowans            
Extras (b 3, lb 12, nb 5) 20  
Total 8 wickets   (49.0 overs @ 4.37 rpo) 214  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-61  Fowler   2-66  Downton   3-76  Gower   4-159  Lamb   
5-159  Gatting   6-166  Cowdrey   7-200  Edmonds   8-211  Marks   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G F Lawson 10.0 3 31 3 3.10  30.00%
T M Alderman 10.0 0 48 0 4.80
C J McDermott 10.0 0 39 3 3.90  30.00%
R J McCurdy 10.0 1 42 1 4.20  10.00%
S P O'Donnell 9.0 0 39 1 4.33  10.00%
 
Australia (target 215) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
K C Wessels c Gatting b Ellison 39  50  5  0 78.00  18.14%
R B Kerr not out 87  126  5  0 69.05  40.47%
K J Hughes run out 0  3  0  0 0.00
A R Border* c Cowans b Marks 1  6  0  0 16.67  0.47%
D M Jones not out 78  94  8  0 82.98  36.28%
W B Phillips            
S P O'Donnell            
G F Lawson            
C J McDermott            
R J McCurdy            
T M Alderman            
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 6) 10  
Total 3 wickets   (45.2 overs @ 4.74 rpo) 215  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-57  Wessels   2-57  Hughes   3-58  Border   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
N G Cowans 10.0 0 52 0 5.20
R M Ellison 10.0 4 34 1 3.40  10.00%
J P Agnew 8.0 0 59 0 7.38
V J Marks 7.2 0 33 1 4.50  10.00%
P H Edmonds 10.0 0 33 0 3.30
 
 
Match Notes
Match reduced to 49 overs for each team.