ICC World Cup - 2nd semi final

Australia v South Africa

Match tied

Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Donald b Kallis 20 70 39 1 1 51.28
View dismissal ME Waugh c †Boucher b Pollock 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal RT Ponting c Kirsten b Donald 37 49 48 3 1 77.08
View dismissal DS Lehmann c †Boucher b Donald 1 4 4 0 0 25.00
View dismissal SR Waugh* c †Boucher b Pollock 56 108 76 6 1 73.68
View dismissal MG Bevan c †Boucher b Pollock 65 151 101 6 0 64.35
View dismissal TM Moody lbw b Pollock 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SK Warne c Cronje b Pollock 18 36 24 1 0 75.00
View dismissal PR Reiffel b Donald 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal DW Fleming b Donald 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
GD McGrath not out 0 4 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 6, w 3, nb 6) 16
Total (all out; 49.2 overs) 213 (4.31 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (ME Waugh, 0.5 ov), 2-54 (Ponting, 13.1 ov), 3-58 (Lehmann, 13.6 ov), 4-68 (Gilchrist, 16.6 ov), 5-158 (SR Waugh, 39.3 ov), 6-158 (Moody, 39.6 ov), 7-207 (Warne, 47.6 ov), 8-207 (Reiffel, 48.1 ov), 9-207 (Fleming, 48.3 ov), 10-213 (Bevan, 49.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets SM Pollock 9.2 1 36 5 3.85
S Elworthy 10 0 59 0 5.90 (2nb, 1w)
View wicket JH Kallis 10 2 27 1 2.70 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets AA Donald 10 1 32 4 3.20 (1w)
L Klusener 9 1 50 0 5.55 (3nb)
WJ Cronje 1 0 2 0 2.00
South Africa innings (target: 214 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal G Kirsten b Warne 18 59 42 1 0 42.85
View dismissal HH Gibbs b Warne 30 51 36 6 0 83.33
View dismissal DJ Cullinan run out (Bevan) 6 39 30 0 0 20.00
View dismissal WJ Cronje* c ME Waugh b Warne 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal JH Kallis c SR Waugh b Warne 53 119 92 3 0 57.60
View dismissal JN Rhodes c Bevan b Reiffel 43 70 55 2 1 78.18
View dismissal SM Pollock b Fleming 20 27 14 1 1 142.85
L Klusener not out 31 32 16 4 1 193.75
View dismissal MV Boucher b McGrath 5 13 10 0 0 50.00
View dismissal S Elworthy run out (Reiffel/McGrath) 1 3 1 0 0 100.00
View dismissal AA Donald run out (ME Waugh/Fleming/†Gilchrist) 0 7 0 0 0 -
Extras (lb 1, w 5) 6
Total (all out; 49.4 overs) 213 (4.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-48 (Gibbs, 12.2 ov), 2-53 (Kirsten, 14.1 ov), 3-53 (Cronje, 14.3 ov), 4-61 (Cullinan, 21.2 ov), 5-145 (Rhodes, 40.3 ov), 6-175 (Kallis, 44.5 ov), 7-183 (Pollock, 45.5 ov), 8-196 (Boucher, 48.2 ov), 9-198 (Elworthy, 48.4 ov), 10-213 (Donald, 49.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket GD McGrath 10 0 51 1 5.10 (1w)
View wicket DW Fleming 8.4 1 40 1 4.61 (3w)
View wicket PR Reiffel 8 0 28 1 3.50
View wickets SK Warne 10 4 29 4 2.90 (1w)
ME Waugh 8 0 37 0 4.62
TM Moody 5 0 27 0 5.40
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to field
Series Australia advanced
Player of the match SK Warne (Australia)
Umpires DR Shepherd and S Venkataraghavan (India)
TV umpire SA Bucknor (West Indies)
Match referee R Subba Row
Match notes
  • Reserve match referee: JR Reid (NZ)
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: R Palmer
  • Australia innings: 1x7 ball over (19th over of the innings, 4th by Kallis, called by Shepherd)
  • SR Waugh 50 off 71 balls, 6x4 1x6
  • MG Bevan 50 off 90 balls, 4x4 0x6
  • JH Kallis 50 off 90 balls, 3x4 0x6
  • Australia qualify for the final after finishing higher on the Super Six table
 
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Tournament Results
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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Jun 17, 1999

Allan Donald is run out and the game is tied, Australia v South Africa, 2nd semi-final, World Cup, Birmingham, June 17, 1999

Allan Donald is run out and the South Africa v Australia game is tied

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Jun 17, 1999

Allan Donald is run out and the game is tied, Australia v South Africa, 2nd semi-final, World Cup, Birmingham, June 17, 1999

Allan Donald is run out and the game is tied

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