ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 35th match, Super Sixes

Australia v Zimbabwe

Australia won by 44 runs

32.1

GW Flower to SR Waugh, FOUR, bad ball pitched outside leg hit over the short fine leg cocuple of bounces to the rope

32.2

GW Flower to SR Waugh, no run, better ball mishit to the bowler

32.3

GW Flower to SR Waugh, 1 run, driven to long off

32.4

GW Flower to ME Waugh, no run, played to mid on

32.5

GW Flower to ME Waugh, no run, gives himself some room trying to cut off the stump just chops into the ground

32.6

GW Flower to ME Waugh, 2 runs, played through midwicketfielding ocnfusion allows a second

Australia 185/2   GW Flower 1-0-7-0

34.1

GW Flower to SR Waugh, no run, played to mid on

34.2

GW Flower to SR Waugh, no run, tries to sweep balloons off pad

34.3

GW Flower to SR Waugh, 1 run, played to long off

34.4

GW Flower to ME Waugh, no run, tries to sweep takes the pad

34.5

GW Flower to ME Waugh, no run, again coming down and taken on pad

34.6

GW Flower to ME Waugh, no run, again coming down and taken on pad

Australia 193/2   GW Flower 2-0-8-0

36.1

GW Flower to SR Waugh, no run

36.2

GW Flower to SR Waugh, 1 run, and that's his 50, off 54 balls, 4x4 1x6

36.3

GW Flower to ME Waugh, 1 run, another single down the wicket

36.4

GW Flower to SR Waugh, FOUR, sweeping, lands just short of a 6 to square leg

36.5

GW Flower to SR Waugh, SIX, the favorite shot, grabs ahold of this one, sweeping into the crowd past mid wicket

36.6

GW Flower to SR Waugh, no run, TV cameras on the Aust dressing room, some prankster is holding two fingers behind Dale's head. What larks! What capers!

Australia 216/2   GW Flower 3-0-20-0
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Australia v Pakistan at Lord's - Jun 20, 1999
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Birmingham - Jun 17, 1999
Match tied
New Zealand v Pakistan at Manchester - Jun 16, 1999
Pakistan won by 9 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Leeds - Jun 13, 1999
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Nottingham - Jun 12, 1999
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
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Photos

Jun 9, 1999

A century for Neil Johnson at Lord's, 5th Super Six match: Australia v Zimbabwe, World Cup, Lord's, June 9, 1999

A century for Neil Johnson at Lord's

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Jun 9, 1999

Steve Waugh uses his preferred mode of attack, 5th Super Six match: Australia v Zimbabwe, World Cup, Lord's, June 9, 1999

Steve Waugh uses his preferred mode of attack

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