VB Series, 2001/02 / Scorecard

VB Series - 7th match

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by 8 wickets (with 188 balls remaining)

South Africa innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HH Gibbs c †Gilchrist b McGrath 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal G Kirsten lbw b Warne 44 128 77 5 0 57.14
View dismissal HH Dippenaar c Warne b McGrath 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
View dismissal ND McKenzie b Bichel 18 58 47 2 0 38.29
View dismissal JN Rhodes c †Gilchrist b Bichel 0 4 7 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MV Boucher lbw b Bichel 1 10 11 0 0 9.09
View dismissal SM Pollock* lbw b Bichel 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal L Klusener lbw b Gillespie 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
N Boje not out 13 68 36 1 0 36.11
View dismissal S Elworthy c SR Waugh b McGrath 18 27 35 3 0 51.42
View dismissal M Ntini c & b Bichel 0 6 6 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 3, w 9) 12
Total (all out; 38.3 overs; 161 mins) 106 (2.75 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Gibbs, 0.2 ov), 2-5 (Dippenaar, 2.2 ov), 3-42 (McKenzie, 16.5 ov), 4-44 (Rhodes, 18.2 ov), 5-49 (Boucher, 20.4 ov), 6-49 (Pollock, 20.6 ov), 7-50 (Klusener, 21.3 ov), 8-79 (Kirsten, 29.3 ov), 9-103 (Elworthy, 36.6 ov), 10-106 (Ntini, 38.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets GD McGrath 10 1 29 3 2.90 (3w)
View wicket JN Gillespie 9 1 27 1 3.00 (1w)
A Symonds 4 0 7 0 1.75 (1w)
View wickets AJ Bichel 6.3 0 19 5 2.92 (1w)
View wicket SK Warne 6 1 13 1 2.16 (3w)
ME Waugh 3 0 8 0 2.66
Australia innings (target: 107 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
ME Waugh not out 55 78 62 8 0 88.70
View dismissal AC Gilchrist b Pollock 8 20 13 1 0 61.53
View dismissal RT Ponting b Klusener 33 54 37 3 1 89.18
DR Martyn not out 6 2 3 1 0 200.00
Extras (lb 1, w 1, nb 3) 5
Total (2 wickets; 18.4 overs; 78 mins) 107 (5.73 runs per over)
Did not bat SR Waugh*, MG Bevan, A Symonds, SK Warne, AJ Bichel, JN Gillespie, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Gilchrist, 4.6 ov), 2-101 (Ponting, 18.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket SM Pollock 7 0 36 1 5.14 (1nb, 1w)
M Ntini 7 2 36 0 5.14 (1nb)
View wicket L Klusener 2.4 0 28 1 10.50 (1nb)
N Boje 2 0 6 0 3.00
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to bat
Points Australia 5, South Africa 0
Player of the match AJ Bichel (Australia)
Umpires DB Hair and DJ Harper
TV umpire SJA Taufel
Match referee Hanumant Singh (India)
Match notes
  • Hours of Play: 2.30pm - 6.00pm, 6.45pm - 10.15pm
  • Scorers: ME Gorham and R Kelleher
  • 12th Men: IJ Harvey (Aus) and JL Ontong (SA)
  • Rain interupted play from 2.53pm to 3.34pm, with South Africa 10/2 after 5 overs, no change was made to the length of the match, dinner postponed to 6.42pm but not shortened
  • South Africa 50 in 91 mins, off 21.1 overs
  • Kirsten 1x5 (single plus boundary overthrow)
  • South Africa 100 in 153 mins, off 36.5 overs
  • ME Waugh 1x5 (single plus boundary overthrow)
  • Dinner: Australia 34/1 (ME Waugh 22*, Ponting 2*, 8 overs)
  • Australia 50 in 44 mins, off 10.4 overs
  • ME Waugh/Ponting 2nd wicket partnership 50 in 40 mins, off 58 balls
  • ME Waugh 50 in 70 mins, off 54 balls, 8x4
  • Australia 100 in 73 mins, off 17.1 overs
  • Attendance: 39,213
 
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South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 47 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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Jan 22, 2002

Australian fans hold up a pin-up poster, Australia v South Africa, VB Series, Sydney, January 22, 2002

Australian fans hold up a pin-up poster

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Jan 22, 2002

22 Jan 2002: Andy Bichel of Australia dives to take a caught and bowled during the VB Series match between Australia andSouth Africa played at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

Andy Bichel of Australia dives to take a caught and bowled

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