Australia vs West Indies 4th Match Nehru Cup 1989 Article

Read the article of Australia vs West Indies 4th Match Nehru Cup 1989 - Nehru Cup one-day international tournament of the 4th ODI match played between West Indies and Australia at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Madras in 21st October 1989.

Geoff Marsh's brilliant 74, Steve Waugh's superb unbeaten half-century and captain Allan Border's all-round display helped to Australia resounding 99-run victory over West Indies in a one-sided game of the fourth match of Nehru Cup.

Australia scored 241-6 in 50 overs with top scorer by Geoff Marsh cracked a 74 off 129-balls including 5-fours & 2-sixes.

Steve Waugh blasted a unbeaten 53 off 44-balls including 4-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 120, Allan Border scored 46 off 79-balls, Dean Jones 20 and Simon O'Donnell 17.

West Indies best bowler by Winston Benjamin picked up 3-wickets for 38-runs in 9-overs including two maidens, Robert Haynes took 2-wickets and one for Courtney Walsh.

West Indies bundled out for 142 in 40.3 overs with top scorer by Richie Richardson scored 61 off 101-balls including 6-fours, Robert Haynes 18 and Jeff Dujon 13.

Australia best bowler by Allan Border picked up 3-wickets, Merv Hughes, Dean Jones both took 2-wickets and one for Simon O'Donnell - Terry Alderman.

Allan Border named Player of the match for his all-round performance to picked up 3-wickets for 20-runs in 10-overs including two maidens with economy rate of 2 after scoring a valuable 46 off 79-balls included 4-fours.



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