Result
3rd Final (D/N), Sydney, Jan 25 1994, Benson & Hedges World Series
223/8
(50 ov, target 224)
188/9
Australia won by 35 runs
Player Of The Preliminary series
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon c Rhodes b de Villiers64981335065.30
ML Hayden st †Richardson b Rundle2070901028.57
DM Jones c Rundle b Donald2529360086.20
ME Waugh run out (Cronje)60536870113.20
SR Waugh  b Cronje1722252077.27
AR Border (c) b de Villiers30264210115.38
IA Healy run out (Callaghan/Cronje/†Richardson)00200-
PR Reiffel run out (G Kirsten/†Richardson)22500100.00
SK Warne not out1220050.00
Extras(lb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.46)223/8
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Matthew Hayden), 2-112 (Dean Jones), 3-114 (David Boon), 4-150 (Steve Waugh), 5-218 (Mark Waugh), 6-220 (Ian Healy), 7-221 (Allan Border), 8-223 (Paul Reiffel)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AA Donald1014014.00---00
PS de Villiers1024124.10---00
RP Snell1013403.40---10
WJ Cronje1003513.50---00
DB Rundle705317.57---00
DJ Callaghan301705.66---00
South Africa Innings (target: 224 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PN Kirsten run out (Border/Jones/†Healy)14132300107.69
G Kirsten c ME Waugh b Reiffel1027400037.03
WJ Cronje (c)run out (McDermott)01311000.00
JN Rhodes c †Healy b Warne4368831063.23
ELR Stewart  b Warne1331301041.93
DJ Callaghan c †Healy b McDermott3047541063.82
DJ Richardson not out3861730062.29
RP Snell run out (ME Waugh)6770085.71
DB Rundle lbw b May610111060.00
PS de Villiers  b SR Waugh1518281083.33
AA Donald not out79120077.77
Extras(b 1, lb 2, w 3)6
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.76)188/9
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Peter Kirsten), 2-23 (Hansie Cronje), 3-26 (Gary Kirsten), 4-51 (Errol Stewart), 5-110 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-117 (Dave Callaghan), 7-124 (Richard Snell), 8-136 (Dave Rundle), 9-166 (Fanie de Villiers)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott1014114.10---20
SK Warne1003623.60---00
PR Reiffel903213.55---10
SR Waugh1023913.90---00
TBA May1003113.10---00
AR Border10606.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series 1993
Series resultAustralia won the best-of-3-finals 2-1
Match numberODI no. 878
Season1993/94
Match days25 January 1994 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Darrell Hair
Steve Randell
TV Umpire
Ian Thomas
Match Referee
Jackie Hendriks
MATCH NOTES
Scorers: EW Cosgrove (Australia) and DJ Evans (South Africa)
  • 12th Men: MA Taylor (Australia) and CR Matthews (South Africa)
  • Attendance: 37,722 ($623, 883)