ICC World Cup - 2nd match, Group A

Australia v Scotland

Australia won by 203 runs

Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist lbw b Brown 46 71 55 7 0 83.63
View dismissal ML Hayden lbw b Haq 60 114 73 6 1 82.19
View dismissal RT Ponting* b Wright 113 144 93 9 5 121.50
View dismissal MJ Clarke b Haq 15 29 20 1 0 75.00
View dismissal BJ Hodge c Hoffmann b Rogers 29 62 28 3 0 103.57
View dismissal MEK Hussey st †Smith b Hoffmann 4 19 6 0 0 66.66
SR Watson not out 18 23 11 3 0 163.63
GB Hogg not out 40 15 15 3 3 266.66
Extras (b 1, lb 2, w 5, nb 1) 9
Total (6 wickets; 50 overs) 334 (6.68 runs per over)
Did not bat NW Bracken, SW Tait, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-91 (Gilchrist, 16.6 ov), 2-139 (Hayden, 26.5 ov), 3-193 (Clarke, 34.3 ov), 4-256 (Hodge, 43.1 ov), 5-274 (Ponting, 45.2 ov), 6-276 (Hussey, 46.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket PJC Hoffmann 10 0 57 1 5.70 35 6 2 (2w)
JAR Blain 4 0 29 0 7.25 14 5 0 (1nb, 1w)
View wicket CM Wright 10 0 58 1 5.80 27 6 0
View wicket DR Brown 9 0 86 1 9.55 18 9 3 (2w)
View wicket GA Rogers 10 0 52 1 5.20 28 3 2
View wickets RM Haq 7 0 49 2 7.00 15 3 2
Scotland innings (target: 335 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal DF Watts b McGrath 9 40 25 0 0 36.00
View dismissal RM Haq run out (McGrath/Tait) 16 23 22 2 0 72.72
View dismissal NS Poonia b Tait 1 4 4 0 0 25.00
View dismissal RR Watson c Bracken b McGrath 6 21 20 0 0 30.00
View dismissal GM Hamilton c †Gilchrist b McGrath 3 23 18 0 0 16.66
View dismissal DR Brown c Watson b Hodge 19 55 37 3 0 51.35
View dismissal CJO Smith b Hogg 51 93 76 7 0 67.10
View dismissal CM Wright* lbw b Tait 4 12 21 0 0 19.04
View dismissal GA Rogers run out (Hayden/†Gilchrist) 6 29 19 0 0 31.57
PJC Hoffmann not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
JAR Blain absent -
Extras (lb 9, w 6, nb 1) 16
Total (all out; 40.1 overs) 131 (3.26 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Haq, 5.5 ov), 2-27 (Poonia, 7.4 ov), 3-32 (Watts, 9.3 ov), 4-37 (Watson, 13.3 ov), 5-42 (Hamilton, 15.3 ov), 6-89 (Brown, 27.4 ov), 7-104 (Wright, 32.5 ov), 8-131 (Rogers, 39.6 ov), 9-131 (Smith, 40.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
NW Bracken 6 1 12 0 2.00 25 0 0
View wickets SW Tait 8 0 45 2 5.62 30 6 0 (3w)
View wickets GD McGrath 6 1 14 3 2.33 29 2 0 (1nb)
SR Watson 7 1 18 0 2.57 31 2 0 (1w)
View wicket GB Hogg 7.1 1 16 1 2.23 30 1 0
View wicket BJ Hodge 6 0 17 1 2.83 23 1 0
Match details
Toss Scotland, who chose to field
Points Australia 2, Scotland 0
Player of the match RT Ponting (Australia)
Umpires SA Bucknor and EAR de Silva (Sri Lanka)
TV umpire AL Hill (New Zealand)
Match referee J Srinath (India)
Reserve umpire MR Benson (England)
Match notes
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 7.3 overs (48 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (AC Gilchrist 25, ML Hayden 21, Ex 4)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 19.1 overs (118 balls), Extras 4
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 58 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 28.2 overs (174 balls), Extras 5
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 48 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 191/2 in 34.0 overs (RT Ponting 66, MJ Clarke 13)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 43 balls (RT Ponting 38, MJ Clarke 13, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 35.1 overs (215 balls), Extras 6
  • Rain: Australia - 241/3 in 40.2 overs (RT Ponting 91, BJ Hodge 23)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 37 balls (RT Ponting 26, BJ Hodge 24, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 41.2 overs (252 balls), Extras 6
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 85 balls (9 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 48.3 overs (297 balls), Extras 9
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 22 balls (SR Watson 17, GB Hogg 34, Ex 1)
  • Scotland innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Scotland - 42/5 in 15.3 overs (DR Brown 4)
  • Scotland: 50 runs in 18.3 overs (113 balls), Extras 3
  • Scotland: 100 runs in 32.3 overs (199 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Scotland - 104/7 in 32.5 overs (CJO Smith 35)
  • Drinks: Scotland - 114/7 in 35.0 overs (CJO Smith 40, GA Rogers 1)
  • CJO Smith: 50 off 72 balls (7 x 4)
  • Official Attendance - 2,568
 
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Mar 14, 2007

Australia kick off their World Cup campaign with an easy outing, Australia v Scotland, Group A, St Kitts, March 14, 2007

Australia kick off their World Cup campaign with an easy outing

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Mar 14, 2007

Ricky Ponting and Shaun Tait discuss tactics, Australia v Scotland, Group A, Basseterre, 2007 World Cup, March 14, 2007

Ricky Ponting and Shaun Tait discuss tactics

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