Result
1st ODI (D/N), Melbourne (Docklands), Oct 5 2005, ICC World XI tour of Australia
255/8
(41.3/50 ov, target 256)
162
Australia won by 93 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist  b Kallis4548767093.75
SM Katich c & b Muralitharan58781334074.35
RT Ponting (c)c Lara b Pollock2327331185.18
DR Martyn c Vettori b Muralitharan035000.00
A Symonds c Flintoff b Vettori3654731166.66
MJ Clarke c & b Vettori616200037.50
MEK Hussey c Pietersen b Vettori3244611072.72
SR Watson c Lara b Vettori815150053.33
B Lee not out26172211152.94
NW Bracken not out23120066.66
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 5, w 6)19
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.1)255/8
Did not bat: GD McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-80 (Adam Gilchrist, 14.1 ov), 2-128 (Ricky Ponting, 22.2 ov), 3-128 (Damien Martyn, 23.3 ov), 4-142 (Simon Katich, 27.2 ov), 5-154 (Michael Clarke, 31.5 ov), 6-206 (Andrew Symonds, 41.4 ov), 7-223 (Shane Watson, 45.5 ov), 8-231 (Michael Hussey, 47.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shoaib Akhtar914905.44---13
SM Pollock813214.00---00
A Flintoff916607.33---31
JH Kallis402616.50---11
M Muralitharan1004124.10---10
DL Vettori1013343.30---00
ICC World XI Innings (target: 256 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KC Sangakkara c Ponting b Watson64941267068.08
V Sehwag c Hussey b McGrath610220060.00
JH Kallis lbw b McGrath823281034.78
BC Lara c Symonds b Bracken023000.00
R Dravid c Ponting b Lee414300028.57
KP Pietersen lbw b Watson26120033.33
A Flintoff c McGrath b Watson3852712173.07
Shahid Afridi lbw b Symonds2440050.00
SM Pollock (c)run out (Watson)512140041.66
DL Vettori c Ponting b Lee1528340053.57
Shoaib Akhtar not out105911200.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 6)8
TOTAL(41.3 Ov, RR: 3.9)162
Did not bat: M Muralitharan 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Virender Sehwag, 5.1 ov), 2-45 (Jacques Kallis, 11.6 ov), 3-50 (Brian Lara, 12.5 ov), 4-75 (Rahul Dravid, 18.6 ov), 5-82 (Kevin Pietersen, 21.4 ov), 6-101 (Kumar Sangakkara, 27.5 ov), 7-104 (Shahid Afridi, 28.6 ov), 8-118 (Shaun Pollock, 32.4 ov), 9-150 (Andrew Flintoff, 39.3 ov), 10-162 (Daniel Vettori, 41.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee7.323124.13---21
GD McGrath711321.85---10
NW Bracken803614.50---10
SR Watson1004334.30---10
A Symonds903814.22---10
MATCH DETAILS
Docklands Stadium, Melbourne
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World XI tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2282
Season2005/06
Match days5 October 2005 - day/night match (50-over match)
Australia replacementCL White for DR Martyn (ICC World XI innings, 16.0 ov)
ICC World XI replacementShahid Afridi for M Muralitharan (Australia innings, 43.0 ov)
ODI debut
Cameron White
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Rudi Koertzen
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
MATCH NOTES
4th Umpire - DB Hair
  • Attendance: 18,435
Australia 50 in 49 mins from 9.2 overs
  • Australia 100 in 82 mins from 16.2 overs
  • Australia 150 in 149 mins from 30.1 overs
  • Australia 200 in 40.5 overs
  • Australia 250 in 227 mins from 49.4 overs
  • SM Katich 50 in 119 mins from 67 balls, 4x4
ICC World XI 50 in 54 mins from 12.3 overs
  • ICC World XI 100 in 124 mins from 27.3 overs
  • ICC World XI 150 in 171 mins from 39.1 overs
  • KC Sangakkara 50 in 81 mins from 61 balls, 6x4