Australia vs West Indies 19th Match Prudential World Cup 1983 Article

Read the article of Australia vs West Indies 19th Match Prudential World Cup 1983 - Prudential World Cup 1983 tournament of the 19th ODI match played between West Indies and Australia at Lord's, London in 18th June 1983.

Viv Richards' sparkling unbeaten 95 and Gordon Greenidge's classy 90 steers to West Indies decisively beat Australia by seven-wickets and book their place in the world cup semi-finals in the 19th match of a Prudential World Cup.

Australia scored 273-6 in 60 overs with top scorer by Kim Hughes hit 69 off 124-balls including 8-fours.

David Hookes struck 56 off 74-balls including 4-fours & 2-sixes, Graham Yallop scored a unbeaten 52 off 74-balls included 3-fours.

Rod Marsh hammered a 37 off 26-balls including 4-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 142.30 and Graeme Wood 17.

West Indies best bowler by Malcolm Marshall, Larry Gomes both took 2-wickets and one for Michael Holding - Winston Davis.

West Indies chased 276-3 in 57.5 overs with top scorer by Viv Richards blasted a unbeaten 95 off 117-balls.

Gordon Greenidge hit 90 off 140-balls including 8-fours, Desmond Haynes hit 33 off 46-balls included 3-fours, Clive Lloyd scored a unbeaten 19 off 22-balls with 3-fours and Larry Gomes 15.

Australia best bowler by Rodney Hogg, Trevor Chappell and Tom Hogan each took one-wickets.

Viv Richards named Player of the match for his match-winning sparkling unbeaten 95-runs knocked off facing 117-balls including 9-fours & 3-sixes with strike rate of 81.19.



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