Result
22nd Match, Basseterre, Mar 24 2007, Group A, ICC World Cup
377/6
(48/50 ov, target 378)
294
Australia won by 83 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist c Gibbs b Langeveldt42426561100.00
ML Hayden c Gibbs b Kallis10168107144148.52
RT Ponting (c)c de Villiers b Ntini919113682100.00
MJ Clarke run out (Pollock/Langeveldt)927510374122.66
A Symonds  b Hall18132520138.46
MEK Hussey c Kallis b Hall53510166.66
SR Watson not out1491220155.55
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 9)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 7.54)377/6
Fall of wickets: 1-106 (Adam Gilchrist, 14.5 ov), 2-167 (Matthew Hayden, 23.3 ov), 3-328 (Ricky Ponting, 45.1 ov), 4-347 (Michael Clarke, 46.4 ov), 5-353 (Michael Hussey, 47.2 ov), 6-377 (Andrew Symonds, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock1008308.30266420
M Ntini906817.552510100
CK Langeveldt1008218.202412121
AJ Hall1006026.00296200
GC Smith201407.0030100
JH Kallis906617.33166200
South Africa Innings (target: 378 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c †Gilchrist b Hogg746912892107.24
AB de Villiers run out (Watson)9270194142131.42
JH Kallis c Clarke b Hogg48631145076.19
HH Gibbs st †Gilchrist b Hogg1719301189.47
AG Prince c Hayden b McGrath1360033.33
MV Boucher  b Tait2226261184.61
JM Kemp lbw b Tait1690016.66
SM Pollock  b Watson771510100.00
AJ Hall not out812230066.66
CK Langeveldt  b Bracken068000.00
M Ntini  b Bracken78111087.50
Extras(nb 1, w 11, pen 5)17
TOTAL(48 Ov, RR: 6.12)294
Fall of wickets: 1-160 (AB de Villiers, 20.6 ov), 1-184* (Graeme Smith, retired not out ), 2-220 (Herschelle Gibbs, 31.3 ov), 3-223 (Ashwell Prince, 32.2 ov), 4-256 (Mark Boucher, 38.5 ov), 5-264 (Justin Kemp, 40.5 ov), 6-267 (Graeme Smith, 41.3 ov), 7-277 (Jacques Kallis, 43.1 ov), 8-279 (Shaun Pollock, 44.1 ov), 9-280 (Charl Langeveldt, 45.2 ov), 10-294 (Makhaya Ntini, 47.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NW Bracken904024.44314100
SW Tait1006126.10329041
GD McGrath906216.88238100
SR Watson814615.75262220
GB Hogg1006136.10316210
A Symonds201909.5023000
MATCH DETAILS
Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup 2007
Player Of The Match
Matthew Hayden
Match numberODI no. 2552
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00. Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days24 March 2007 (50-over match)
Umpires
Mark Benson
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
PointsAustralia 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 4.5 overs (29 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 29 balls (AC Gilchrist 23, ML Hayden 27, Ex 0)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 37 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 13.3 overs (81 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 81 balls (AC Gilchrist 38, ML Hayden 64, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 106/1 in 14.5 overs (ML Hayden 64)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 150 runs in 19.5 overs (121 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (ML Hayden 29, RT Ponting 18, Ex 3)
  • ML Hayden: 100 off 66 balls (14 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 29.4 overs (182 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: Australia - 214/2 in 32.0 overs (RT Ponting 38, MJ Clarke 24)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (RT Ponting 18, MJ Clarke 29, Ex 6)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 61 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 35.5 overs (219 balls), Extras 9
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 46 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 85 balls (RT Ponting 41, MJ Clarke 53, Ex 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 41.3 overs (254 balls), Extras 14
  • 3rd Wicket: 150 runs in 124 balls (RT Ponting 68, MJ Clarke 72, Ex 11)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 47.1 overs (288 balls), Extras 14
South Africa innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 0/0
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 5.3 overs (36 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (GC Smith 15, AB de Villiers 34, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 47 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 13.1 overs (82 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 82 balls (GC Smith 41, AB de Villiers 56, Ex 3)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 41 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 118/0 in 16.0 overs (GC Smith 53, AB de Villiers 62)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 19.5 overs (122 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 122 balls (GC Smith 62, AB de Villiers 87, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 22.1 - 27.0
  • Penalty: 23.3 - Ball striking Fielding Team helmet
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 28.2 overs (176 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: South Africa - 203/1 in 29.0 overs (JH Kallis 16, HH Gibbs 8)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 37.6 overs (234 balls), Extras 15
  • GC Smith retired hurt on 72 from 184/1 to 264/5
  • Attendance - 7,168