Result
12th Match (D/N), Perth, Feb 3 2004, VB Series
135
(30.3/50 ov, target 136)
136/6
India won by 4 wickets (with 117 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe135(34.4 overs)
India136/6(30.3 overs)
VVS Laxman32 (46)
Sean Ervine2/29(8.3)
30.3
4
Ervine to Badani, FOUR runs
30.2
Ervine to Badani, no run
30.1
Ervine to Badani, no run
end of over 304 runs
INDIA: 132/6CRR: 4.4 • RRR: 0.20 • Need 4 from 19.3ov
Irfan Pathan3 (9)
Hemang Badani30 (55)
Travis Friend5.1-0-24-0
Sean Ervine8-2-25-2
29.6
Friend to Pathan, no run
29.5
Friend to Pathan, no run
29.4
2
Friend to Pathan, 2 runs
29.3
Friend to Pathan, no run
29.2
1
Friend to Badani, 1 run
29.2
1w
Friend to Badani, 1 wide
29.1
Friend to Badani, no run
end of over 297 runs
INDIA: 128/6CRR: 4.41 • RRR: 0.38 • Need 8 from 19.3ov
Hemang Badani29 (53)
Irfan Pathan1 (5)
Sean Ervine8-2-25-2
Andy Blignaut10.1-0-41-2
28.6
1
Ervine to Badani, 1 run
28.5
Ervine to Badani, no run
28.4
1
Ervine to Pathan, 1 run
28.3
Ervine to Pathan, no run
28.2
1
Ervine to Badani, 1 run
28.1
4
Ervine to Badani, FOUR runs
end of over 286 runs
INDIA: 121/6CRR: 4.32 • RRR: 0.68 • Need 15 from 19.3ov
Irfan Pathan0 (3)
Hemang Badani23 (49)
Andy Blignaut10.1-0-41-2
Sean Ervine7-2-18-2
27.6
Blignaut to Pathan, no run
27.5
1
Blignaut to Badani, 1 run
Best performances - batsmen
S Matsikenyeri
36 runs (46)
4 fours
0 sixes
Control95%
Productive shot
cut shot on back foot
10 runs
1 fours
0 sixes
3281010002
HK Badani
34 runs (59)
5 fours
0 sixes
Control80%
Productive shot
leg glance
13 runs
3 fours
0 sixes
84550344
Best performances - bowlers
IK Pathan
O
10
M
1
R
24
W
4
Eco
2.40
A Bhandari
O
7.4
M
0
R
31
W
3
Eco
4.04
Match details
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossZimbabwe , elected to bat first
SeriesVB Series 2004
Player Of The Match
Irfan Pathan
Match numberODI no. 2095
Season2003/04
Match days3 February 2004 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Daryl Harper
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
PointsIndia 6, Zimbabwe 0