Benson & Hedges World Series - 1st match

Australia v South Africa

South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor b Cronje 30 91 58 1 0 51.72
MJ Slater c & b Symcox 73 85 69 8 1 105.79
DC Boon run out (Rhodes) 1 2 1 0 0 100.00
ME Waugh c Symcox b Cronje 8 18 18 0 0 44.44
SR Waugh run out (Rhodes) 33 67 54 1 0 61.11
AR Border* b Snell 11 30 21 0 0 52.38
IA Healy not out 21 54 37 0 0 56.75
SK Warne run out (Wessels) 3 19 12 0 0 25.00
PR Reiffel lbw b de Villiers 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
CJ McDermott c †Richardson b de Villiers 5 8 7 0 0 71.42
GD McGrath b de Villiers 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, w 2) 4
Total (all out; 45.5 overs; 193 mins) 189 (4.12 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-105 (Slater), 2-106 (Boon), 3-106 (Taylor), 4-119 (ME Waugh), 5-151 (Border), 6-166 (SR Waugh), 7-180 (Warne), 8-181 (Reiffel), 9-189 (McDermott), 10-189 (McGrath)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 10 1 32 0 3.20
PS de Villiers 7.5 0 30 3 3.82
RP Snell 8 0 43 1 5.37 (2w)
WJ Cronje 10 0 42 2 4.20
PL Symcox 10 0 40 1 4.00
South Africa innings (target: 190 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
AC Hudson c Taylor b McDermott 4 11 12 0 0 33.33
KC Wessels* b McDermott 70 158 118 4 0 59.32
WJ Cronje not out 91 181 147 5 0 61.90
DJ Cullinan b Warne 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
JN Rhodes not out 20 28 16 1 0 125.00
Extras (lb 2, w 1, nb 2) 5
Total (3 wickets; 48.4 overs) 190 (3.90 runs per over)
Did not bat DJ Callaghan, DJ Richardson, RP Snell, PL Symcox, AA Donald, PS de Villiers
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Hudson), 2-144 (Wessels), 3-149 (Cullinan)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CJ McDermott 10 1 31 2 3.10 (1nb)
GD McGrath 8.4 1 28 0 3.23
PR Reiffel 4 0 19 0 4.75
SR Waugh 10 0 37 0 3.70 (1nb, 1w)
AR Border 3 0 15 0 5.00
SK Warne 10 0 43 1 4.30
ME Waugh 3 0 15 0 5.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Points South Africa 2, Australia 0
ODI debuts GD McGrath and MJ Slater (Australia)
Player of the match WJ Cronje (South Africa)
Umpires TA Prue and WP Sheahan
TV umpire LJ King
Match referee S Venkataraghavan (India)
Match notes
  • Scorers: MK Walsh (Australia) and CJ Reece (South Africa)
  • 12th Men: ML Hayden (Australia) and CR Matthews
  • Attendance: 58,030
 
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