Result
2nd Final (D/N), Sydney, Feb 8 2002, VB Series
(41.1/46 ov)
175
(38.1/46 ov, target 172)
173/4
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 47 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
New Zealand Innings (46 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Vincent c Ntini b Kallis43425952102.38
NJ Astle c Klusener b Pollock719241036.84
AR Adams c †Boucher b Ntini1660016.66
SP Fleming (c)c Dippenaar b Donald17173210100.00
CD McMillan c Ntini b Kallis0410000.00
CL Cairns c Boje b Kallis57731144178.08
CZ Harris lbw b Klusener3163731049.20
AC Parore c Gibbs b Klusener011000.00
DL Vettori lbw b Donald310130030.00
JEC Franklin lbw b Donald012000.00
SE Bond not out511140045.45
Extras(b 2, lb 1, w 8)11
TOTAL(41.1 Ov, RR: 4.25)175
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Nathan Astle, 6.1 ov), 2-17 (Andre Adams, 7.3 ov), 3-68 (Lou Vincent, 13.4 ov), 4-68 (Stephen Fleming, 14.2 ov), 5-72 (Craig McMillan, 15.3 ov), 6-147 (Chris Harris, 34.4 ov), 7-147 (Adam Parore, 34.5 ov), 8-157 (Daniel Vettori, 38.1 ov), 9-157 (James Franklin, 38.2 ov), 10-175 (Chris Cairns, 41.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock622414.00---00
M Ntini724516.42---10
AA Donald802933.62---30
JH Kallis5.102334.45---30
N Boje802102.62---00
L Klusener703024.28---10
South Africa Innings (target: 172 runs from 46 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HH Gibbs  b Adams4651666090.19
G Kirsten c †Parore b Bond211370018.18
JH Kallis c †Parore b Adams1024191041.66
HH Dippenaar c †Parore b Cairns2971852040.84
JN Rhodes not out6168837089.70
MV Boucher not out166930266.66
Extras(lb 1, nb 2, w 6)9
TOTAL(38.1 Ov, RR: 4.53)173/4
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Gary Kirsten, 8.1 ov), 2-65 (Jacques Kallis, 13.2 ov), 3-68 (Herschelle Gibbs, 15.3 ov), 4-141 (Boeta Dippenaar, 36.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SE Bond823113.87---30
JEC Franklin402907.25---31
DL Vettori4.102506.00---00
AR Adams803324.12---00
CL Cairns713214.57---00
NJ Astle20502.50---00
CZ Harris501703.40---01
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesVB Series 2002
Player Of The Match
Jonty Rhodes
Player Of The Series
Shane Bond
Series resultSouth Africa won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 1805
Season2001/02
Match days8 February 2002 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Davis
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Daryl Harper
Match Referee
Hanumant Singh
MATCH NOTES
Hours of play: 2.30pm - 6.00pm, 6.45pm - 10.15pm
  • Scorers: ME Gorham and MA Slarke
  • 12th Men: BB McCullum (New Zealand) and JL Ontong (South Africa)
  • New Zealand 50 in 49 mins, off 11.3 overs
  • Vincent/Fleming 3rd wicket partnership 50 in 27 mins, off 36 balls
  • Rain interupted play from 3.46pm to 5.17pm with New Zealand 75/5 after 16.1 overs, the match was reduced to 46 overs-a-side, dinner postponed to 7.21pm and shortened to 30 minutes
  • New Zealand 100 in 95 mins, off 21.2 overs
  • Cairns/Harris 6th wicket partnership 50 in 54 mins, off 82 balls
  • New Zealand 150 in 152 mins, off 36.2 overs
  • Cairns 50 in 105 mins, off 68 balls, 3x4, 1x6
  • South Africa 50 in 36 mins, off 8 overs
  • Gibbs/Kirsten 1st wicket partnership 50 in 36 mins, off 49 balls
  • South Africa 100 in 97 mins, off 23.3 overs
  • Dippenaar/Rhodes 4th wicket partnership 50 in 54 mins, off 91 balls
  • South Africa 150 in 142 mins, 36.4 overs
  • Rhodes 50 in 79 mins, off 60 balls, 5x4
  • Attendance: 30,984