Result
2nd SF (D/N), Wills World Cup at Mohali, Mar 14 1996
207/8
(49.3/50 ov, target 208)
202
Australia won by 5 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Waugh lbw b Ambrose022000.00
MA Taylor (c) b Bishop11116009.09
RT Ponting lbw b Ambrose01518000.00
SR Waugh  b Bishop318220016.66
SG Law run out (Ambrose/Adams)721051525068.57
MG Bevan c Richardson b Harper691101464162.72
IA Healy run out (Adams/†Browne)31283620110.71
PR Reiffel run out (Walsh)711100063.63
SK Warne not out661000100.00
Extras(lb 11, nb 2, w 5)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.14)207/8
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Mark Waugh, 0.2 ov), 2-7 (Mark Taylor, 3.5 ov), 3-8 (Ricky Ponting, 4.5 ov), 4-15 (Steve Waugh, 9.1 ov), 5-153 (Stuart Law, 41.1 ov), 6-171 (Michael Bevan, 44.3 ov), 7-186 (Paul Reiffel, 47.3 ov), 8-207 (Ian Healy, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Ambrose1012622.60---30
IR Bishop1013523.50---13
CA Walsh1013303.30---01
OD Gibson201306.50---01
RA Harper904715.22---00
JC Adams904204.66---10
West Indies Innings (target: 208 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Chanderpaul c Fleming b McGrath801261727063.49
CO Browne c & b Warne1018260055.55
BC Lara  b SR Waugh45456940100.00
RB Richardson (c)not out49831234059.03
RA Harper lbw b McGrath2580040.00
OD Gibson c †Healy b Warne1230050.00
JC Adams lbw b Warne211100018.18
KLT Arthurton c †Healy b Fleming045000.00
IR Bishop lbw b Warne33200100.00
CEL Ambrose run out (†Healy)22400100.00
CA Walsh  b Fleming011000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 2)8
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 4.08)202
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Courtney Browne, 6.1 ov), 2-93 (Brian Lara, 22.6 ov), 3-165 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 41.2 ov), 4-173 (Roger Harper, 43.3 ov), 5-178 (Ottis Gibson, 44.1 ov), 6-183 (Jimmy Adams, 46.3 ov), 7-187 (Keith Arthurton, 47.4 ov), 8-194 (Ian Bishop, 48.2 ov), 9-202 (Sir Curtly Ambrose, 49.2 ov), 10-202 (Courtney Walsh, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1023023.00---01
DW Fleming8.304825.64---10
SK Warne903644.00---10
ME Waugh401604.00---00
SR Waugh703014.28---00
PR Reiffel501302.60---01
MG Bevan411203.00---00
SG Law201306.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesWills World Cup 1996
Player Of The Match
Shane Warne
Series resultAustralia advanced
Match numberODI no. 1082
Season1995/96
Match days14 March 1996 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
B.C. Cooray
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
Khizer Hayat
Match Referee
John Reid
MATCH NOTES
Australia Innings
  • SG Law and MG Bevan, 138 for the 5th wicket, 2nd highest 5th wicket partnership for Australia in ODIs, 11th highest 5th wicket partnership for any country, 3rd highest 5th wicket partnership in the World Cup.
  • Australia innings: 1x7 ball over (42nd over, bowled by JC Adams, called by umpire BC Cooray)
West Indies Innings
  • SK Warne took a wicket with his first ball (CO Browne).
  • West Indies innings: 1x7 ball over (18th, bowled by PR Reiffel, called by umpire BC Cooray)
  • RB Richardson struck umpire BC Coorey in the head with a sweep to square leg.
  • KLT Arthurton 2 runs from 5 dismissals in the 1996 World Cup.
  • S Chanderpaul 50 runs in 95 balls.
  • West Indies lost their last 8 wickets for 37 runs.
  • 1st time West Indies have lost a World Cup semi final.
  • RB Richardson's last ODI