1973-1974 Australia v New Zealand - 1st Test - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 29th December, 1973  
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
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
K R Stackpole c Parker b Shrimpton 122  192  13  0 63.54  26.41%
A P Sheahan c †Wadsworth b D R Hadlee 28  69  1  0 40.58  6.06%
I M Chappell* c R J Hadlee b Shrimpton 54  112  3  0 48.21  11.69%
G S Chappell c †Wadsworth b Congdon 60  115  7  1 52.17  12.99%
K D Walters c †Wadsworth b D R Hadlee 79  142  9  0 55.63  17.10%
I C Davis c †Wadsworth b D R Hadlee 15  42  1  0 35.71  3.25%
R W Marsh c Parker b D R Hadlee 6  17  0  0 35.29  1.30%
K J O'Keeffe not out 40  67  2  0 59.70  8.66%
G J Gilmour b Congdon 52  58  5  0 89.66  11.26%
A A Mallett              
A R 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  I M Chappell   4-304  G S Chappell   
5-345  Davis   6-363  Marsh   7-381  Walters   8-462  Gilmour   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
R J Hadlee 25.0 4 104 0 4.16
B Andrews 19.0 2 100 0 5.26
D R Hadlee 20.0 2 102 4 5.10  40.00%
D R O'Sullivan 22.0 3 80 0 3.64
M J F Shrimpton 7.0 0 39 2 5.57  20.00%
B E Congdon 8.5 1 31 2 3.51  20.00%
 
New Zealand 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G M Turner c Gilmour b Dell 6  58  0  0 10.34  2.53%
J M Parker c I M Chappell b O'Keeffe 27  129  1  0 20.93  11.39%
M J F Shrimpton c †Marsh b Gilmour 16  46  1  0 34.78  6.75%
B F Hastings b O'Keeffe 1  24  0  0 4.17  0.42%
B E Congdon* st †Marsh b Mallett 31  65  4  0 47.69  13.08%
J F M Morrison c †Marsh b Gilmour 44  139  4  0 31.65  18.57%
K J Wadsworth c G S Chappell b Gilmour 80  126  8  0 63.49  33.76%
R J Hadlee c †Marsh b Gilmour 9  16  1  0 56.25  3.80%
D R Hadlee run out 2  17  0  0 11.76  0.84%
D R O'Sullivan c Davis b Mallett 6  16  0  0 37.50  2.53%
B 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  R J Hadlee   8-230  D R Hadlee   
9-237  Wadsworth   10-237  O'Sullivan   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A R Dell 22.0 7 54 1 2.45  10.00%
G J Gilmour 22.0 4 75 4 3.41  40.00%
G S Chappell 4.0 2 4 0 1.00
A A Mallett 16.7 2 46 2 2.68  20.00%
K J O'Keeffe 14.0 4 40 2 2.86  20.00%
I M Chappell 1.0 0 3 0 3.00
 
New Zealand 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J F M Morrison c †Marsh b Walters 16  41  1  0 39.02  8.00%
J M Parker c I M Chappell b Walters 23  63  1  0 36.51  11.50%
M J F Shrimpton b Walters 22  77  1  0 28.57  11.00%
B F Hastings c †Marsh b Mallett 22  129  1  0 17.05  11.00%
B E Congdon* c †Marsh b Mallett 14  55  1  0 25.45  7.00%
K J Wadsworth c Stackpole b Mallett 30  63  2  0 47.62  15.00%
R J Hadlee c I M Chappell b O'Keeffe 6  29  1  0 20.69  3.00%
D R Hadlee c & b O'Keeffe 37  123  5  0 30.08  18.50%
D R O'Sullivan c & b Mallett 8  50  1  0 16.00  4.00%
B Andrews not out 5  24  0  0 20.83  2.50%
G M 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  R J Hadlee   7-150  Wadsworth   8-188  O'Sullivan   
9-200  D R Hadlee   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A R Dell 5.0 0 9 0 1.80
G J Gilmour 3.0 0 16 0 5.33
G S Chappell 7.0 3 18 0 2.57
A A Mallett 24.0 4 63 4 2.63  40.00%
K J O'Keeffe 29.6 12 51 2 1.70  20.00%
K D 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