2024 AUS vs WI 1st Test highlights | Australia won by 10 wickets

2024 AUS vs WI 1st Test highlights

2024 AUS vs WI 1st Test highlights: Pat Cummins-led Australia is scheduled to play in the 1st Test of the West Indies Australis tour 2024 against Kraigg Brathwaite-led West Indies.

Australia vs West Indies 1st Test

Australia vs West Indies 1st Test: After sealing victory in the Test series against Pakistan, Australia continues to taste victory as they won the 1st test against West Indies on a home tour.

Match No West Indies tour of Australia 2024, 1st Test
Match West Indies vs Australia
Date January 17-19, 2024
Toss Australia won the toss and opted to bowl
Venue Adelaide Oval
Result Australia won by 10 wickets

Australia vs West Indies 1st Test playing 11

Australia

Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Cameron Green, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey (wk), Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins (c), Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood

West Indies 

Kraigg Brathwaite (c), Tagenarine Chanderpaul, Kirk McKenzie, Alick Athanaze, Kavem Hodge, Justin Greaves, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Alzarri Joseph, Gudakesh Motie, Kemar Roach, Shamar Joseph

Australia vs West Indies 1st Test Scoreboard

Team Scoreboard
West Indies 188 & 120
Australia 283 & 26

2024 AUS vs WI 1st Test highlights 

Day 01

  • Kirk Mckenzie smashed a half-century on 130 deliveries before being dismissed by Hazlewood.
  • The Australia Bowlers Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood bagged four wickets each to conclude West Indies’ 1st Innings for 188 runs.
  • Debutant Shamar Joseph dismissed two batters Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne on the first day of the match, resulting in Australia losing 2 wickets by the end of Day 01 at Adelaide Oval.

Day 02

  • After resuming with 59/2 Australia lost another two wickets as Green and Khawaja were sent back to the pavilion after scoring 113 runs.
  • Travis Head smashed an impressive century before being sent out by Joseph for 119 runs. Australia concluded their first innings after scoring 283 runs.
  • Shamar Joseph bagged a five-wicket haul in the first innings of Australia.
  • After starting their second inning, West Indies suffered with early dismissals as they lost four wickets in 13 overs. Finally, West Indies scored 73 runs losing 6 wickets by the end of Day 02.

Day 03  

  • After resuming their innings on Day 03, West Indies concluded their second innings after scoring 120 runs.
  • Josh Hazlewood had a five-wicket haul in the second innings of the match.
  • Nathan Lyon and Mitchell Starc dismissed two wickets each in the second innings of the first test.
  • With a trail of 25 runs, Australia started their second innings and scored 26 runs to win the match by 10 wickets.

2024 AUS vs WI 1st Test Scorecard

West Indies 1st Innings

BATTING R B M 4s 6s SR
b Cummins 13 45 63 2 0 28.88
c Green b Cummins 6 25 43 1 0 24
c †Carey b Hazlewood 50 94 130 7 0 53.19
b Hazlewood 13 31 39 0 0 41.93
c Green b Hazlewood 12 36 61 2 0 33.33
c Labuschagne b Hazlewood 5 9 17 1 0 55.55
c Head b Cummins 6 22 31 1 0 27.27
c Smith b Cummins 14 21 33 2 0 66.66
c Lyon b Starc 1 7 6 0 0 14.28
not out 17 42 62 2 1 40.47
lbw b Lyon 36 41 60 3 1 87.8
Bowling
BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
12 5 37 1 3.08 1 0
15 6 44 4 2.93 0 0
17 5 41 4 2.41 0 0
12.1 2 36 1 2.95 0 0
2 1 5 0 2.5 1 0
4 1 12 0 3 0 0

Australia 1st Innings

BATTING R B M 4s 6s SR
c Greaves b S Joseph 12 26 34 2 0 46.15
c Athanaze b Greaves 45 111 163 6 0 40.54
c Motie b S Joseph 10 25 28 1 0 40
c †Da Silva b S Joseph 14 27 35 3 0 51.85
c Hodge b AS Joseph 119 134 215 12 3 88.8
c Greaves b Roach 5 26 25 1 0 19.23
c †Da Silva b Greaves 15 40 50 2 0 37.5
c Chanderpaul b S Joseph 10 38 50 1 0 26.31
b Roach 12 35 55 1 0 34.28
b S Joseph 24 34 30 2 1 70.58
not out 0 0 1 0 0
Bowling
BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
16.1 5 48 2 2.96 0 0
18 2 55 1 3.05 0 4
20 2 94 5 4.7 0 5
12 1 42 0 3.5 0 0
15 3 36 2 2.4 0 0

West Indies 2nd Innings

BATTING R B M 4s 6s SR
c Head b Hazlewood 1 11 16 0 0 9.09
c †Carey b Hazlewood 0 1 5 0 0 0
c Labuschagne b Green 26 35 59 4 0 74.28
c †Carey b Hazlewood 0 11 12 0 0 0
c Smith b Hazlewood 3 12 17 0 0 25
lbw b Lyon 24 37 58 3 0 64.86
c Hazlewood b Starc 18 44 58 1 0 40.9
c †Carey b Starc 16 30 39 3 0 53.33
b Hazlewood 3 10 24 0 0 30
not out 11 11 21 2 0 100
st †Carey b Lyon 15 12 18 3 0 125
Bowling
BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
10 2 46 2 4.6 0 0
14 6 35 5 2.5 0 1
5 1 25 0 5 0 1
3 0 9 1 3 0 0
3.2 0 4 2 1.2 0 0

Australia 2nd Innings

BATTING R B M 4s 6s SR
not out 11 22 33 2 0 50
retired hurt 9 20 29 1 0 45
not out 1 2 1 0 0 50
Bowling
BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
2 0 6 0 3 0 1
3 0 12 0 4 0 2
1.4 0 7 0 4.2 0 1

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Player of the Match 

Travis Head | Australia

It was challenging through parts, lucky the experience came through. Nice to get some runs this summer. Great crowd, hope everyone enjoyed it.