VB Series, 2001/02 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st final

New Zealand v South Africa

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

7.2

Ntini to McMillan, no run

7.3

Ntini to McMillan, no run

7.4

Ntini to McMillan, no run

7.5

Ntini to McMillan, no run

7.6

Ntini to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 19/2   CD McMillan 1* (5b)

8.1

Pollock to McMillan, 1 run

8.4

Pollock to McMillan, no run

8.5

Pollock to McMillan, no run

8.6

Pollock to McMillan, 3 runs

New Zealand 24/2   CD McMillan 5* (9b)

9.1

Ntini to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 25/2   CD McMillan 6* (10b)

10.1

Pollock to McMillan, no run

10.2

Pollock to McMillan, 1 run

10.4

Pollock to McMillan, no run

10.5

Pollock to McMillan, FOUR

10.6

Pollock to McMillan, FOUR

New Zealand 35/2   CD McMillan 15* (15b 2x4)

11.3

Ntini to McMillan, no run

11.4

Ntini to McMillan, no run

11.5

Ntini to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 41/2   CD McMillan 16* (18b 2x4)

12.1

Donald to McMillan, no run

12.2

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

12.5

Donald to McMillan, no run

12.6

Donald to McMillan, 3 runs

New Zealand 48/2   CD McMillan 20* (22b 2x4)

13.1

Kallis to McMillan, no run

13.2

Kallis to McMillan, no run

13.3

Kallis to McMillan, no run

13.4

Kallis to McMillan, no run

13.5

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 49/2   CD McMillan 21* (27b 2x4)

14.2

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 53/2   CD McMillan 22* (28b 2x4)

15.1

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

15.3

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

15.5

Kallis to McMillan, no run

15.6

Kallis to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 64/2   CD McMillan 24* (32b 2x4)

16.2

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 66/2   CD McMillan 25* (33b 2x4)

17.3

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 71/2   CD McMillan 26* (34b 2x4)

18.6

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 74/2   CD McMillan 27* (35b 2x4)

19.1

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

19.3

Kallis to McMillan, 3 runs

19.5

Kallis to McMillan, no run

19.6

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 81/2   CD McMillan 32* (39b 2x4)

20.1

Donald to McMillan, no run

20.2

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

20.4

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 84/2   CD McMillan 34* (42b 2x4)

21.2

Kallis to McMillan, no run

21.3

Kallis to McMillan, 2 leg byes

21.4

Kallis to McMillan, no run

21.5

Kallis to McMillan, no run

21.6

Kallis to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 89/2   CD McMillan 34* (47b 2x4)

22.2

Donald to McMillan, 1 run

22.6

Donald to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 92/2   CD McMillan 35* (49b 2x4)

23.3

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

23.5

Kallis to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 96/2   CD McMillan 37* (51b 2x4)

24.1

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

24.3

Klusener to McMillan, no run

24.4

Klusener to McMillan, 2 leg byes

24.5

Klusener to McMillan, no run

24.6

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 101/2   CD McMillan 39* (56b 2x4)

25.1

Boje to McMillan, no run

25.2

Boje to McMillan, no run

25.3

Boje to McMillan, no run

25.4

Boje to McMillan, no run

25.5

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 102/2   CD McMillan 40* (61b 2x4)

26.2

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 105/2   CD McMillan 41* (62b 2x4)

27.1

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

27.3

Boje to McMillan, no run

27.4

Boje to McMillan, no run

27.5

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 108/2   CD McMillan 43* (66b 2x4)

28.1

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

28.6

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 113/2   CD McMillan 45* (68b 2x4)

29.1

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

29.3

Boje to McMillan, FOUR

29.4

Boje to McMillan, no run

29.5

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 120/2   CD McMillan 51* (72b 3x4)

30.1

Klusener to McMillan, no run

30.2

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

30.6

Klusener to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 124/2   CD McMillan 52* (75b 3x4)

31.3

Boje to McMillan, no run

31.4

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

31.6

Boje to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 127/2   CD McMillan 53* (78b 3x4)

32.2

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 128/3   CD McMillan 54* (79b 3x4)

33.2

Boje to McMillan, no run

33.3

Boje to McMillan, no run

33.4

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 130/4   CD McMillan 55* (82b 3x4)

34.2

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

34.4

Klusener to McMillan, no run

34.5

Klusener to McMillan, FOUR

34.6

Klusener to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 138/4   CD McMillan 60* (86b 4x4)

35.5

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 140/4   CD McMillan 61* (87b 4x4)

36.1

Klusener to McMillan, 2 runs

36.2

Klusener to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 143/4   CD McMillan 64* (89b 4x4)

37.1

Boje to McMillan, no run

37.2

Boje to McMillan, 1 run

37.5

Boje to McMillan, SIX

37.6

Boje to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 153/4   CD McMillan 71* (93b 4x4 1x6)

38.3

Pollock to McMillan, 1 run

38.6

Pollock to McMillan, no run

New Zealand 156/5   CD McMillan 72* (95b 4x4 1x6)

39.4

Ntini to McMillan, no run

39.5

Ntini to McMillan, no run

39.6

Ntini to McMillan, 1 run

New Zealand 158/5   CD McMillan 73* (98b 4x4 1x6)

40.1

Pollock to McMillan, OUT

CD McMillan run out 73 (137m 99b 4x4 1x6) SR: 73.73

New Zealand 158/6   CD McMillan 73 (99b 4x4 1x6)
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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