Result
1st Semi-Final (D/N), Auckland, Mar 24 2015, ICC Cricket World Cup
(43/43 ov)
281/5
(42.5/43 ov, target 298)
299/6
New Zealand won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining) (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
South Africa Innings (43 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HM Amla  b Boult1014152071.42
Q de Kock c Southee b Boult1417362082.35
F du Plessis c †Ronchi b Anderson821071557176.63
RR Rossouw c Guptill b Anderson3953772173.58
AB de Villiers (c)not out65458481144.44
DA Miller c †Ronchi b Anderson49182363272.22
JP Duminy not out84410200.00
Extras(b 1, w 13)14
TOTAL(43 Ov, RR: 6.53)281/5
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Hashim Amla, 3.4 ov), 2-31 (Quinton de Kock, 7.5 ov), 3-114 (Rilee Rossouw, 26.1 ov), 4-217 (Faf du Plessis, 38.2 ov), 5-272 (David Miller, 42.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TG Southee915506.113110010
TA Boult905325.88297000
MJ Henry824005.00273110
DL Vettori904605.11212020
KS Williamson10505.0010000
GD Elliott10909.0020100
CJ Anderson6072312.00126450
New Zealand Innings (target: 298 runs from 43 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Guptill run out (Amla/†de Kock)3438803189.47
BB McCullum (c)c Steyn b Morkel59263284226.92
KS Williamson  b Morkel611121054.54
LRPL Taylor c †de Kock b Duminy3039574076.92
GD Elliott not out847313273115.06
CJ Anderson c du Plessis b Morkel58578062101.75
L Ronchi c Rossouw b Steyn871310114.28
DL Vettori not out761910116.66
Extras(b 6, lb 2, w 5)13
TOTAL(42.5 Ov, RR: 6.98)299/6
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Brendon McCullum, 6.1 ov), 2-81 (Kane Williamson, 8.5 ov), 3-128 (Martin Guptill, 17.1 ov), 4-149 (Ross Taylor, 21.4 ov), 5-252 (Corey Anderson, 37.6 ov), 6-269 (Luke Ronchi, 40.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn8.507618.60257410
VD Philander805206.50287200
M Morkel905936.55309110
Imran Tahir914004.44284010
JP Duminy504318.6093220
AB de Villiers302107.0061100
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesICC Cricket World Cup 2015
Player Of The Match
Grant Elliott
Series resultNew Zealand advanced
Match numberODI no. 3644
Season2014/15
Hours of play (local time)14.00 start, First Session 14.00-17.30, Interval 17.30-18.15, Second Session 18.15-21.45
Match days24 March 2015 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Ian Gould
TV Umpire
Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
Bruce Oxenford
Match Referee
David Boon
MATCH NOTES
South Africa innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 2 wickets)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (81 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: South Africa - 61/2 in 16.0 overs (F du Plessis 22, RR Rossouw 14)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (F du Plessis 24, RR Rossouw 20, Ex 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 24.1 overs (145 balls), Extras 8
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 85 balls (4 x 4)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 31.5 overs (191 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 162/3 in 33.0 overs (F du Plessis 63, AB de Villiers 26)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 44 balls (F du Plessis 25, AB de Villiers 27, Ex 1)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 35.1 - 38.0 (Batting side - 32 runs, 0 wicket)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 32 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 36.1 overs (217 balls), Extras 11
  • Rain: South Africa - 216/3 in 38.0 overs (F du Plessis 82, AB de Villiers 60)
  • 7 overs lost, match reduced to 43 overs per side
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 71 balls (F du Plessis 40, AB de Villiers 60, Ex 2)
  • Over 38.2: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - F du Plessis (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 40.4 overs (244 balls), Extras 12
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 23 balls (AB de Villiers 4, DA Miller 49, Ex 2)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 281/5 in 43.0 overs (AB de Villiers 65, JP Duminy 8)
New Zealand innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 9.0 (Mandatory - 81 runs, 2 wickets)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 4.1 overs (25 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 25 balls (MJ Guptill 6, BB McCullum 41, Ex 5)
  • BB McCullum: 50 off 22 balls (6 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Over 5.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - MJ Guptill (Struck down)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 11.3 overs (69 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 104/2 in 12.0 overs (MJ Guptill 21, LRPL Taylor 12)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 21.4 overs (130 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 174/4 in 26.0 overs (GD Elliott 20, CJ Anderson 18)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (GD Elliott 18, CJ Anderson 30, Ex 2)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 30.2 overs (182 balls), Extras 8
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 32.1 - 36.0 (Batting side - 35 runs, 0 wicket)
  • CJ Anderson: 50 off 47 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • GD Elliott: 50 off 53 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 36.6 overs (222 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 92 balls (GD Elliott 39, CJ Anderson 58, Ex 5)
  • Attendance: 41,279