VB Series, 2001/02 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st final

New Zealand v South Africa

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

1.1

Ntini to Astle, no run

1.2

Ntini to Astle, no run

1.3

Ntini to Astle, 1 run

1.4

Ntini to Vincent, no run

1.5

Ntini to Vincent, no run

1.6

Ntini to Vincent, no run

New Zealand 3/0   M Ntini 1-0-1-0

3.1

Ntini to Vincent, no run

3.2

Ntini to Vincent, 1 run

3.3

Ntini to Astle, no run

3.4

Ntini to Astle, FOUR

3.5

Ntini to Astle, no run

3.6

Ntini to Astle, no run

New Zealand 10/0   M Ntini 2-0-6-0

5.1

Ntini to Vincent, 2 runs

5.2

Ntini to Vincent, OUT

L Vincent c Rhodes b Ntini 7 (20m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 46.66

5.3

Ntini to Fleming, no run

5.4

Ntini to Fleming, 1 run

5.5

Ntini to Astle, no run

5.6

Ntini to Astle, no run

New Zealand 16/1   M Ntini 3-0-9-1

7.1

Ntini to Astle, OUT

NJ Astle c Kallis b Ntini 9 (29m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

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   M Ntini 4-0-10-2

9.1

Ntini to McMillan, 1 run

9.2

Ntini to Fleming, no run

9.3

Ntini to Fleming, no run

9.4

Ntini to Fleming, no run

9.5

Ntini to Fleming, no run

9.6

Ntini to Fleming, no run

New Zealand 25/2   M Ntini 5-0-11-2

11.1

Ntini to Fleming, FOUR

11.2

Ntini to Fleming, 1 run

11.3

Ntini to McMillan, no run

11.4

Ntini to McMillan, no run

11.5

Ntini to McMillan, 1 run

11.6

Ntini to Fleming, no run

New Zealand 41/2   M Ntini 6-0-17-2

39.1

Ntini to Nash, no run

39.2

Ntini to Nash, no run

39.3

Ntini to Nash, 1 run

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   M Ntini 7-0-19-2

41.1

Ntini to Nash, 1 run

41.2

Ntini to Parore, no run

41.3

Ntini to Parore, 1 run

41.4

Ntini to Nash, no run

41.5

Ntini to Nash, 3 runs

41.6

Ntini to Parore, 1 wide

41.6

Ntini to Parore, no run

New Zealand 165/6   M Ntini 8-0-25-2

43.1

Ntini to Nash, OUT

DJ Nash c Donald b Ntini 9 (21m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 69.23

43.2

Ntini to Parore, OUT

AC Parore c †Boucher b Ntini 2 (16m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

43.3

Ntini to Vettori, no run

43.4

Ntini to Vettori, 1 run

43.5

Ntini to Adams, 1 wide

43.5

Ntini to Adams, 1 wide

43.5

Ntini to Adams, no run

43.6

Ntini to Adams, no run

New Zealand 171/8   M Ntini 9-0-28-4

45.1

Ntini to Vettori, no run

45.2

Ntini to Vettori, 1 run

45.3

Ntini to Adams, 2 runs

45.4

Ntini to Adams, no run

45.5

Ntini to Adams, OUT

AR Adams c Klusener b Ntini 13 (15m 9b 0x4 1x6) SR: 144.44

45.6

Ntini to Vettori, no run

New Zealand 187/9   M Ntini 10-0-31-5
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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