Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    6.4 GONE !!! nipped back sharply, on the pads, great appeal by Akhtar, ump thinking on this one and given in the end, Africa XI 1 down 39/1
    7.2 GONE !!! fine edge, straight back to Sehwag in the slips for an easy catch, Africa XI 2 down 44/2
    11.3 GONE !!! went for the big pull, Nehra waiting for it at fine leg for an easy catch, Africa XI 4 down 53/4
    7.4 GONE !!! well forward, beats the bat, great appeal by the Asia team for the lbw, and ump not thinking too hard onsending him to the changerooms, double strikes in the over, Africa XI 3 down 44/3
    not out
    78
    113
    157
    5
    0
    69.02
    12.2 GONE !!!! fine edge, straight back to keeper and the whole team goes up in appeal, ump sending him back to the changeroom, Africa XI 5 down 57/5
    33.3 GONE !!! full toss, try to sweep mistimed and hit on the shoe big appeal from the bowler Daivis given out , Africa XI 6 down 141/6
    36.2 GONE !!!! beats the bat again, this time on the stumps and Pollock finds his way back to the changerooms, bowled, Africa XI 7 down 152/7
    39.5 GONE !!!! wide of off, went for the shot and tried to withdraw the bat, fine edge and an easy catch by the keeper, Africa XI 8 down 164/8
    40.6 GONE !!! straight forward, hit on the toes right in front of the stumps, Africa XI 9 down 174/9
    44.3 GONE !!! defends to the off, went for the run and Nehra picks up the ball as they scramble for the run 198/10
    Extras
    24 (lb 7, nb 6, w 11)
    TOTAL
    198 all out (44.3 Overs, RR: 4.44)
    Did not bat: TM Odoyo
    Fall of wickets: 1-39 (AB de Villiers, 6.4 ov), 2-44 (HH Dippenaar, 7.2 ov), 3-44 (JL Ontong, 7.4 ov), 4-53 (JH Kallis, 11.3 ov), 5-57 (SO Tikolo, 12.2 ov), 6-141 (MV Boucher, 33.3 ov), 7-152 (SM Pollock, 36.2 ov), 8-164 (N Boje, 39.5 ov), 9-174 (JM Kemp, 40.6 ov), 10-198 (DW Steyn, 44.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    Shoaib Akhtar7.314025.33323106
    Z Khan803734.62305020
    A Nehra511913.80192000
    Abdul Razzaq301705.66111010
    A Kumble1003913.90331020
    M Muralitharan912612.88372010
    Shahid Afridi201316.5040010
  • BATSMEN
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    24.4 Bowled'em! pitched just outside the off stump, slower in pace, Sangakkara pushes it and got inside edge, ball kisses the off stump and much patient innings comes to end! 96/6
    10.1 GONE !!! short of a good length and moving away, Sehwag went behind the ball without any foot work, thin edge and Boucher pouches a easy catch, huge appeal and Umpire raises his finger, Asia XI 1 down 50/1
    10.5 Another one! good length delivery on the stumps and little away movement, temping the batsman to go for a drive, which youhana went for a drive and end up thin edge, Boucher thankfully accept the catch, Asia XI 2 down 52/2
    10.6 GONE !!! Unbelivable! short and raising delivery down the leg side, Ashraful tries to hood it, top edge and ball travels high in the air, simple catch taken Tikolo at square leg, Pollock on fire, Asia XI 3 down 52/3
    15.1 GONE !!! this is the wicket they need! short ball on the leg stump, Inzamana pulled it with one hand, ball travels high and Dippenaar took well judged catch in the fine leg, Inzamam walks back! 59/4
    20.1 Gone this time! good length delivery and swinging away, Afridi swings his bat across the line, thick edge and ball flies towards slip and Boucher takes a wonderful catch diving to his right side, Afridi departs and Asian XI just have Razzaq 89/5
    43.5 GONE !!! very fine edge, Boucher up in arms as the rest follow, ump sending hm back, Aisa XI 8 down 169/8
    40.2 GONE !!! angled in, fooled the bat, great appeal as the pads are in the way, and given 152/7
    not out
    20
    21
    38
    1
    0
    95.23
    47.2 GONE !!! went for the cut, bit mistimed, in the air and Ontong waits for it at point, Asia XI 9 down 193/9
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    50.00
    48.1 ALL OVER !!!! played the wrong line, middle stump in the air, what a ball by the young man Steyn 196/10
    Extras
    22 (lb 2, nb 4, w 16)
    TOTAL
    196 all out (48.1 Overs, RR: 4.06)
    Did not bat: M Muralitharan
    Fall of wickets: 1-50 (V Sehwag, 10.1 ov), 2-52 (Mohammad Yousuf, 10.5 ov), 3-52 (Mohammad Ashraful, 10.6 ov), 4-59 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 15.1 ov), 5-89 (Shahid Afridi, 20.1 ov), 6-96 (KC Sangakkara, 24.4 ov), 7-152 (A Kumble, 40.2 ov), 8-169 (Abdul Razzaq, 43.5 ov), 9-193 (Shoaib Akhtar, 47.2 ov), 10-196 (A Nehra, 48.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    SM Pollock1013233.20485013
    DW Steyn9.124014.36426050
    JM Kemp904024.44373151
    JH Kallis1024234.20405020
    N Boje1014014.00322010

Match Details

Toss

Asia XI , elected to field first

Player Of The Match

Series result

Africa XI led the 3-match series 1-0

Match number

Season

Match days

17 August 2005 - day/night match (50-over match)

ODI debut

Asia XI replacement

Mohammad Ashraful for M Muralitharan (Asia XI innings, 0.0 ov)

Africa XI replacement

JM Kemp for TM Odoyo (Africa XI innings, 39.5 ov)

TV Umpires

Match Referee

Match Notes