Test Match - Australia v New Zealand - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 29th December, 1973  
Series 1973-1974 Australia v New Zealand - 1st Test
Test # 728
Venue Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss Australia
Result Australia won by an innings and 25 runs
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Keith Stackpole c Parker b Shrimpton 122  192  13  0 63.54  26.41%
Andrew Sheahan c †Wadsworth b DR Hadlee 28  69  1  0 40.58  6.06%
Ian Chappell* c RJ Hadlee b Shrimpton 54  112  3  0 48.21  11.69%
Greg Chappell c †Wadsworth b Congdon 60  115  7  1 52.17  12.99%
Doug Walters c †Wadsworth b DR Hadlee 79  142  9  0 55.63  17.10%
Ian Davis c †Wadsworth b DR Hadlee 15  42  1  0 35.71  3.25%
Rod Marsh c Parker b DR Hadlee 6  17  0  0 35.29  1.30%
Kerry O'Keeffe not out 40  67  2  0 59.70  8.66%
Gary Gilmour b Congdon 52  58  5  0 89.66  11.26%
Ashley Mallett              
Anthony Dell              
Extras (lb 4, w 1, nb 1) 6  
Total 8 wickets declared   (101.5 overs @ 4.54 rpo) 462  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-75  Sheahan   2-203  Stackpole   3-212  IM Chappell   4-304  GS Chappell   
5-345  Davis   6-363  Marsh   7-381  Walters   8-462  Gilmour   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Richard Hadlee 25.0 4 104 0 4.16
Bryan Andrews 19.0 2 100 0 5.26
Dayle Hadlee 20.0 2 102 4 5.10  40.00%
David O'Sullivan 22.0 3 80 0 3.64
Michael Shrimpton 7.0 0 39 2 5.57  20.00%
Bevan Congdon 8.5 1 31 2 3.51  20.00%
 
New Zealand 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Glenn Turner c Gilmour b Dell 6  58  0  0 10.34  2.53%
John Parker c IM Chappell b O'Keeffe 27  129  1  0 20.93  11.39%
Michael Shrimpton c †Marsh b Gilmour 16  46  1  0 34.78  6.75%
Brian Hastings b O'Keeffe 1  24  0  0 4.17  0.42%
Bevan Congdon* st †Marsh b Mallett 31  65  4  0 47.69  13.08%
John Morrison c †Marsh b Gilmour 44  139  4  0 31.65  18.57%
Kenneth Wadsworth c GS Chappell b Gilmour 80  126  8  0 63.49  33.76%
Richard Hadlee c †Marsh b Gilmour 9  16  1  0 56.25  3.80%
Dayle Hadlee run out 2  17  0  0 11.76  0.84%
David O'Sullivan c Davis b Mallett 6  16  0  0 37.50  2.53%
Bryan Andrews not out 0  6  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 8, lb 5, nb 2) 15  
Total All Out   (79.7 overs @ 2.96 rpo) 237  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-19  Turner   2-47  Shrimpton   3-51  Hastings   4-56  Parker   
5-100  Congdon   6-189  Morrison   7-215  RJ Hadlee   8-230  DR Hadlee   
9-237  Wadsworth   10-237  O'Sullivan   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Anthony Dell 22.0 7 54 1 2.45  10.00%
Gary Gilmour 22.0 4 75 4 3.41  40.00%
Greg Chappell 4.0 2 4 0 1.00
Ashley Mallett 16.7 2 46 2 2.68  20.00%
Kerry O'Keeffe 14.0 4 40 2 2.86  20.00%
Ian Chappell 1.0 0 3 0 3.00
 
New Zealand 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
John Morrison c †Marsh b Walters 16  41  1  0 39.02  8.00%
John Parker c IM Chappell b Walters 23  63  1  0 36.51  11.50%
Michael Shrimpton b Walters 22  77  1  0 28.57  11.00%
Brian Hastings c †Marsh b Mallett 22  129  1  0 17.05  11.00%
Bevan Congdon* c †Marsh b Mallett 14  55  1  0 25.45  7.00%
Kenneth Wadsworth c Stackpole b Mallett 30  63  2  0 47.62  15.00%
Richard Hadlee c IM Chappell b O'Keeffe 6  29  1  0 20.69  3.00%
Dayle Hadlee c & b O'Keeffe 37  123  5  0 30.08  18.50%
David O'Sullivan c & b Mallett 8  50  1  0 16.00  4.00%
Bryan Andrews not out 5  24  0  0 20.83  2.50%
Glenn Turner absent hurt            
Extras (b 8, lb 9) 17  
Total All Out   (81.6 overs @ 2.44 rpo) 200  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-37  Morrison   2-54  Parker   3-83  Shrimpton   4-109  Congdon   
5-113  Hastings   6-134  RJ Hadlee   7-150  Wadsworth   8-188  O'Sullivan   
9-200  DR Hadlee   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Anthony Dell 5.0 0 9 0 1.80
Gary Gilmour 3.0 0 16 0 5.33
Greg Chappell 7.0 3 18 0 2.57
Ashley Mallett 24.0 4 63 4 2.63  40.00%
Kerry O'Keeffe 29.6 12 51 2 1.70  20.00%
Doug Walters 13.0 4 26 3 2.00  30.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 335/4 (KD Walters 52*, IC Davis 15*)
Day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 51/3 (JM Parker 26*)
Day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 85/3 (BF Hastings 12*, BE Congdon 1*)
Day 4 - New Zealand 2nd Innings 200, 81.6 overs - end of match