WSC West Indies v WSC World XI
World Series Cricket International Cup 1978/79
VenueBrisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane on 30th December 1978 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossWSC West Indies won the toss and decided to field
ResultWSC World XI won by 90 runs
PointsWSC West Indies 0; WSC World XI 2
UmpiresPR Enright, C Hoy
Man of the MatchBA Richards

WSC World XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BA Richardsc sub b King92111 8282.88
Majid Khanrun out7     
Zaheer Abbasc Haynes b Roberts30     
CEB Ricerun out21     
Asif Iqbalb King23     
MJ Procterc King b Daniel3     
*AW Greigc Richards b Roberts3     
Imran Khanc King b Roberts5     
+APE Knottc Allen b Garner1     
Sarfraz Nawazc Lloyd b Daniel0     
GS le Rouxnot out4     
Extras(1 b, 7 lb)8
Total(all out, 211 minutes, 49.3 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-25 (Majid Khan), 2-123 (Zaheer Abbas), 3-138 (Richards), 4-176 (Asif Iqbal), 5-181 (Procter), 6-183 (Rice), 7-188 (Greig), 8-190 (Imran Khan), 9-191 (Knott), 10-197 (Sarfraz Nawaz)
WSC West Indies bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Roberts10   1353--20.003.50
Julien10   2570---5.70
King10   2392--30.003.90
Garner10   0311--60.003.10

WSC West Indies inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
DL Haynesc Knott b Sarfraz Nawaz2     
RA Austinc Rice b le Roux0     
IVA Richardsc Greig b le Roux8     
LG Rowec Asif Iqbal b Rice19     
JC Allenb Sarfraz Nawaz11     
*CH Lloydb le Roux1     
CL Kingc le Roux b Sarfraz Nawaz25     
BD Julienb le Roux14     
AME Robertsnot out15     
WW Danielb Imran Khan5     
J Garnerabsent hurt
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 154 minutes, 34.1 overs)107
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-4, 3-18, 4-23, 5-26, 6-52, 7-77, 8-101, 9-107 (34.1 ov)
WSC World XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Sarfraz Nawaz10   3313--20.003.10
le Roux10   3274--15.002.70
Rice7   2261--42.003.71
Imran Khan7.13161--43.002.23

--> LG Rowe retired hurt in the WSC West Indies innings (team had lost 3 wickets) - he returned when the score was 23/4

Attendance: 5,163
J Garner broke a finger when attempting a hot chance from the bat of BA Richards and was unable to bat.
When West Indies batted some evening rain livened the wicket and the World XI won easily in the thirty-fifth over.
For this match West Indies was unable to consider for selection RC Fredericks (broken tendon in right hand), CG Greenidge (back), MA Holding (injured groin) and DL Murray (injured shoulder).