Carlton & United Series, 1997/98 / Scorecard

Carlton & United Series - 3rd final

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by 14 runs

Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
ME Waugh b Klusener 21 61 38 2 0 55.26
AC Gilchrist b McMillan 6 19 15 0 0 40.00
RT Ponting st †Richardson b Adams 76 140 96 6 0 79.16
DS Lehmann c Rhodes b Symcox 10 23 22 0 0 45.45
SR Waugh* run out (McMillan/Pollock) 71 96 88 3 1 80.68
MG Bevan not out 36 48 30 1 0 120.00
TM Moody c Bacher b McMillan 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
IJ Harvey c Bacher b McMillan 1 2 2 0 0 50.00
PR Reiffel not out 11 20 9 0 0 122.22
Extras (lb 4, w 10, nb 1) 15
Total (7 wickets; 50 overs; 209 mins) 247 (4.94 runs per over)
Did not bat SK Warne, P Wilson
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Gilchrist, 5.2 ov), 2-58 (ME Waugh, 15.2 ov), 3-79 (Lehmann, 20.1 ov), 4-181 (Ponting, 40.2 ov), 5-210 (SR Waugh, 44.6 ov), 6-210 (Moody, 45.2 ov), 7-212 (Harvey, 45.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SM Pollock 10 1 33 0 3.30 (3w)
BM McMillan 10 0 47 3 4.70 (2nb, 1w)
JH Kallis 3 0 23 0 7.66
L Klusener 10 0 59 1 5.90 (1nb, 4w)
PL Symcox 10 0 35 1 3.50
PR Adams 7 0 46 1 6.57 (1w)
South Africa innings (target: 248 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten run out (Ponting) 3 18 10 0 0 30.00
AM Bacher c †Gilchrist b Reiffel 45 52 51 4 0 88.23
JH Kallis hit wicket b Reiffel 14 36 21 0 0 66.66
WJ Cronje* st †Gilchrist b Warne 5 15 10 0 0 50.00
JN Rhodes c & b ME Waugh 29 72 44 1 0 65.90
SM Pollock st †Gilchrist b Bevan 28 43 45 3 0 62.22
L Klusener c SR Waugh b Moody 46 56 42 3 0 109.52
PL Symcox run out (Ponting) 22 53 36 0 1 61.11
BM McMillan run out (SR Waugh/†Gilchrist) 15 31 14 1 0 107.14
DJ Richardson c Ponting b Reiffel 1 5 4 0 0 25.00
PR Adams not out 15 15 12 2 0 125.00
Extras (b 3, lb 6, w 1) 10
Total (all out; 48.1 overs; 204 mins) 233 (4.83 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-25 (Kirsten, 5.5 ov), 2-63 (Bacher, 13.3 ov), 3-64 (Kallis, 13.5 ov), 4-72 (Cronje, 16.5 ov), 5-122 (Pollock, 29.2 ov), 6-139 (Rhodes, 31.5 ov), 7-191 (Klusener, 42.1 ov), 8-202 (Symcox, 44.2 ov), 9-204 (Richardson, 45.1 ov), 10-233 (McMillan, 48.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
P Wilson 10 1 55 0 5.50
ME Waugh 6 0 31 1 5.16
PR Reiffel 9 0 40 3 4.44
TM Moody 9 1 26 1 2.88
SK Warne 9.1 0 43 1 4.69 (1w)
MG Bevan 5 0 29 1 5.80
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the best-of-3-finals 2-1
Player of the match RT Ponting (Australia)
Player of the series G Kirsten (South Africa)
Umpires SJ Davis and DB Hair
TV umpire IS Thomas
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Match notes
  • Scorers: ME Gorham (Australia) and R Kelleher (South Africa)
  • 12th Men: SG Law (Australia) and HH Gibbs (South Africa)
  • Attendance: 19,008
 
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Photos

Jan 27, 1998

Face off !! Hansie Cronje and Steve Waugh have their non fire side chat... Australia v South Africa 3rd and deciding ODI Final, Sydney Cricket Ground, Tuesday January 27th 1998.

Steve Waugh and Hansie Cronje have words, Australia v South Africa, Sydney, 1997/98

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Jan 27, 1998

Adam Bacher gets back to his crease through Darren Lehmann's legs... Australia v South Africa 3rd and deciding ODI Final, Sydney Cricket Ground, Tuesday 27th January 1998.

Adam Bacher gets home, Australia v South Africa, Sydney, 1997/98

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