Australia in South Africa ODI Series - 7th ODI

South Africa v Australia

South Africa won by 109 runs

South Africa innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
L Klusener c Blewett b Julian 92 184 118 7 1 77.96
HH Gibbs c †Gilchrist b Julian 29 46 38 2 0 76.31
PL Symcox run out (Bevan) 26 40 28 3 1 92.85
WJ Cronje* c Dale b Law 69 75 63 6 3 109.52
DJ Cullinan not out 57 51 39 7 1 146.15
JH Kallis b Bichel 10 21 15 0 0 66.66
JN Rhodes c Blewett b Bichel 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
SM Pollock not out 8 5 2 2 0 400.00
Extras (lb 4, w 10, nb 5) 19
Total (6 wickets; 50 overs; 215 mins) 310 (6.20 runs per over)
Did not bat DN Crookes, DJ Richardson, AA Donald
Fall of wickets 1-61 (Gibbs), 2-109 (Symcox), 3-218 (Cronje), 4-246 (Klusener), 5-290 (Kallis), 6-290 (Rhodes)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AC Dale 8 1 70 0 8.75 (1nb, 2w)
PR Reiffel 10 0 46 0 4.60 (3nb, 3w)
BP Julian 8 0 53 2 6.62 (2nb, 4w)
MG Bevan 5 0 35 0 7.00 (1w)
AJ Bichel 10 0 50 2 5.00
ME Waugh 3.3 0 16 0 4.57
SG Law 5.3 0 36 1 6.54
Australia innings (target: 311 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Di Venuto b Klusener 11 17 15 2 0 73.33
ME Waugh c †Richardson b Klusener 3 22 11 0 0 27.27
BP Julian b Pollock 0 12 9 0 0 0.00
SG Law c Klusener b Cronje 17 30 25 3 0 68.00
SR Waugh* b Donald 91 137 79 8 3 115.18
MG Bevan c Klusener b Symcox 29 41 27 4 0 107.40
GS Blewett c Crookes b Kallis 18 22 21 1 0 85.71
AC Gilchrist b Symcox 3 11 10 0 0 30.00
PR Reiffel c †Richardson b Donald 10 26 19 1 0 52.63
AJ Bichel b Klusener 0 6 6 0 0 0.00
AC Dale not out 1 3 2 0 0 50.00
Extras (lb 7, w 8, nb 3) 18
Total (all out; 37 overs; 168 mins) 201 (5.43 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Di Venuto), 2-18 (ME Waugh), 3-18 (Julian), 4-52 (Law), 5-100 (Bevan), 6-139 (Blewett), 7-153 (Gilchrist), 8-186 (Reiffel), 9-193 (Bichel), 10-201 (SR Waugh)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SM Pollock 8 1 26 1 3.25 (2nb, 3w)
L Klusener 7 1 41 3 5.85 (1w)
WJ Cronje 2 0 9 1 4.50 (1w)
AA Donald 7 0 37 2 5.28 (1nb, 1w)
PL Symcox 9 0 60 2 6.66
JH Kallis 4 0 21 1 5.25 (1nb, 2w)
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to field
Series Australia won the 7-match series 4-3
Player of the match L Klusener (South Africa)
Player of the series SM Pollock (South Africa)
Umpires WA Diedricks and RE Koertzen
TV umpire DL Orchard
Match referee R Subba Row (England)
Match notes
  • Scorers: RJD Froneman (South Africa) and MK Walsh (Australia)
  • 12th Men: AM Bacher (South Africa) and SK Warne (Australia)
  • SA's total of 310 is their highest ODI score against Australia and their second-highest total in SA (highest: 314/7 against NZ at Centurion, Dec 1994).
  • SA's total of 310 is the highest ODI score at Springbok Park (previous: 288/4, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, Dec 1994)
  • Attendance: 14,084
 
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