VB Series, 2001/02 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st final

New Zealand v South Africa

South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)

43.3

Ntini to Vettori, no run

43.4

Ntini to Vettori, 1 run

New Zealand 169/8   DL Vettori 1* (2b)

44.1

Donald to Vettori, 1 run

44.5

Donald to Vettori, 1 run

New Zealand 182/8   DL Vettori 3* (4b)

45.1

Ntini to Vettori, no run

45.2

Ntini to Vettori, 1 run

45.6

Ntini to Vettori, no run

New Zealand 187/9   DL Vettori 4* (7b)

46.2

Pollock to Vettori, 1 run

New Zealand 189/9   DL Vettori 5* (8b)

47.1

Kallis to Vettori, no run

47.2

Kallis to Vettori, no run

47.3

Kallis to Vettori, no run

47.4

Kallis to Vettori, 1 run

New Zealand 190/9   DL Vettori 6* (12b)
Tournament Results
New Zealand v South Africa at Sydney - Feb 8, 2002
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 47 balls remaining) (D/L method)
New Zealand v South Africa at Melbourne - Feb 6, 2002
South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Feb 3, 2002
Australia won by 33 runs
New Zealand v South Africa at Perth - Feb 1, 2002
South Africa won by 67 runs
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Jan 29, 2002
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
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Photos

Feb 6, 2002

6 Feb 2002: Stephen Fleming of New Zealand congratulates Jacques Kallis of South Africa on his team's win, during the first final of the VB Series, played between New Zealand and South Africa at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia.

Fleming congratulates Kallis

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Feb 6, 2002

6 Feb 2002: Boeta Dippenaar of South Africa hits out, during the first final of the VB Series, played between New Zealand and South Africa at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia.

Dippenaar hits out

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