Result
6th Match, Reliance World Cup at Chennai, Oct 13 1987
42.4/50 ov, target 236
139
Australia won by 96 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GR Marsh c Curran b Omarshah621011468061.38
DC Boon c †Houghton b Curran215190013.33
DM Jones run out212170016.66
AR Border (c)c Omarshah b Butchart6788918076.13
SR Waugh run out45414832109.75
SP O'Donnell run out311100027.27
GC Dyer c Paterson b Butchart27203512135.00
PL Taylor not out17132210130.76
CJ McDermott c Brown b Curran1330033.33
TBA May run out11300100.00
Extras(w 8)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.7)235/9
Did not bat: BA Reid 
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (David Boon), 2-20 (Dean Jones), 3-133 (Allan Border), 4-143 (Geoff Marsh), 5-155 (Simon O'Donnell), 6-202 (Steve Waugh), 7-228 (Greg Dyer), 8-230 (Craig McDermott), 9-235 (Tim May)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KM Curran802923.62---00
MP Jarvis1004004.00---00
PWE Rawson603906.50---00
IP Butchart1015925.90---00
AJ Traicos1003603.60---00
AH Omarshah603215.33---00
Zimbabwe Innings (target: 236 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RD Brown  b O'Donnell330350010.00
GA Paterson run out1653511030.18
DL Houghton c O'Donnell b May1122461050.00
AJ Pycroft run out929301031.03
KM Curran  b O'Donnell3038531378.94
AC Waller c & b May1922231186.36
AH Omarshah  b McDermott29160022.22
PWE Rawson  b Reid15142720107.14
IP Butchart c Jones b O'Donnell1832392056.25
AJ Traicos (c)c & b O'Donnell651110120.00
MP Jarvis not out11200100.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 1, w 3)9
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 3.25)139
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Robin Brown), 2-27 (Grant Paterson), 3-41 (Andy Pycroft), 4-44 (Dave Houghton), 5-79 (Andy Waller), 6-97 (Ali Shah), 7-97 (Kevin Curran), 8-124 (Peter Rawson), 9-137 (John Traicos), 10-139 (Iain Butchart)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott711311.85---00
BA Reid712113.00---00
SP O'Donnell9.413944.03---00
SR Waugh63701.16---00
TBA May802923.62---00
PL Taylor502505.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossZimbabwe , elected to field first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Match numberODI no. 456
Season1987/88
Match days13 October 1987 (50-over match)
debut
Tim May
Malcolm Jarvis
Umpires
Khizer Hayat
David Shepherd
PointsAustralia 4, Zimbabwe 0