Result
9th Super, Leeds, Jun 13 1999, ICC World Cup
271/7
(49.4/50 ov, target 272)
272/5
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
South Africa Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten c Ponting b Reiffel2146543045.65
HH Gibbs  b McGrath10113418510175.37
DJ Cullinan  b Warne5062794180.64
WJ Cronje (c)lbw b Warne032000.00
JN Rhodes c ME Waugh b Fleming39366522108.33
L Klusener c Warne b Fleming36212541171.42
SM Pollock  b Fleming34100075.00
MV Boucher not out00100-
Extras(lb 7, nb 6, w 8)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.42)271/7
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Gary Kirsten, 12.4 ov), 2-140 (Daryll Cullinan, 32.3 ov), 3-141 (Hansie Cronje, 32.5 ov), 4-219 (Herschelle Gibbs, 44.2 ov), 5-250 (Jonty Rhodes, 47.5 ov), 6-271 (Lance Klusener, 49.5 ov), 7-271 (Shaun Pollock, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1004914.90---14
DW Fleming1005735.70---30
PR Reiffel904715.22---10
TM Moody815607.00---10
SK Warne1013323.30---12
MG Bevan302207.33---10
Australia Innings (target: 272 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Waugh run out (Boje/†Boucher)59230055.55
AC Gilchrist  b Elworthy5761071.42
RT Ponting c Donald b Klusener691101445262.72
DR Martyn c Boje b Elworthy1120251055.00
SR Waugh (c)not out120110176102109.09
MG Bevan c Cullinan b Cronje2733492081.81
TM Moody not out1516242093.75
Extras(lb 6, nb 7, w 7)20
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 5.47)272/5
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Adam Gilchrist, 1.4 ov), 2-20 (Mark Waugh, 5.2 ov), 3-48 (Damien Martyn, 11.3 ov), 4-174 (Ricky Ponting, 34.1 ov), 5-247 (Michael Bevan, 45.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock9.404504.65---13
S Elworthy1014624.60---02
AA Donald1004304.30---21
L Klusener1005315.30---10
WJ Cronje705017.14---10
N Boje302909.66---21
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup 1999
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Match numberODI no. 1481
Season1999
Match days13 June 1999 (50-over match)
Umpires
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
Ian Robinson
Match Referee
John Reid
PointsAustralia 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
Reserve match referee: RS Madugalle (SL)
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: NT Plews
  • HH Gibbs 50 off 72 balls, 8x4 0x6
  • DJ Cullinan 50 off 60 balls, 4x4 1x6
  • HH Gibbs 100 off 131 balls, 10x4 1x6
  • RT Ponting 50 off 88 balls, 4x4 2x6
  • SR Waugh 50 off 47 balls, 5x4 1x6
  • SR Waugh 100 off 91 balls, 10x4 2x6