Result
2nd Match (D/N), VB Series at Sydney, Jan 11 2004
37.3/50 ov, target 226
126
Australia won by 99 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Gilchrist c †Taibu b Blignaut3444-5077.27
ML Hayden  b Streak1436-1038.88
RT Ponting (c)c Carlisle b Blignaut2131-2167.74
DR Martyn c & b Flower2117-21123.52
A Symonds c Hondo b Ervine4282-0051.21
MG Bevan c & b Flower37-0042.85
MJ Clarke c Sibanda b Ervine4057-1070.17
IJ Harvey c & b Ervine2217-20129.41
AJ Bichel not out1113-0084.61
JN Gillespie not out12-0050.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 6, w 6)16
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.5)225/8
Did not bat: BA Williams 
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Matthew Hayden, 10.1 ov), 2-73 (Ricky Ponting, 16.4 ov), 3-77 (Adam Gilchrist, 18.1 ov), 4-112 (Damien Martyn, 25.1 ov), 5-118 (Michael Bevan, 27.1 ov), 6-184 (Andrew Symonds, 43.4 ov), 7-192 (Michael Clarke, 45.1 ov), 8-222 (Ian Harvey, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HH Streak1023613.60352000
DT Hondo513507.00206111
SM Ervine1005335.30293102
AM Blignaut502124.20201023
RW Price1003403.40290010
GW Flower1004224.20251020
Zimbabwe Innings (target: 226 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
V Sibanda c Williams b Gillespie716-0043.75
SV Carlisle c Hayden b Williams16-0016.66
MA Vermeulen  b Williams512-0041.66
GW Flower lbw b Williams01-000.00
S Matsikenyeri c †Gilchrist b Williams03-000.00
T Taibu c †Gilchrist b Symonds2959-3049.15
HH Streak (c)st †Gilchrist b Clarke4692-3050.00
SM Ervine c Ponting b Symonds1417-1082.35
AM Blignaut c Ponting b Williams410-0040.00
RW Price  b Gillespie07-000.00
DT Hondo not out12-0050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, w 12)19
TOTAL(37.3 Ov, RR: 3.36)126
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Stuart Carlisle, 1.5 ov), 2-13 (Vusi Sibanda, 4.4 ov), 3-13 (Grant Flower, 5.1 ov), 4-14 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 5.4 ov), 5-17 (Mark Vermeulen, 7.3 ov), 6-90 (Tatenda Taibu, 27.1 ov), 7-119 (Sean Ervine, 33.4 ov), 8-122 (Heath Streak, 34.6 ov), 9-124 (Ray Price, 36.5 ov), 10-126 (Andy Blignaut, 37.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JN Gillespie802122.62321010
BA Williams8.322252.58392020
AJ Bichel622404.00251020
IJ Harvey401403.50192010
A Symonds612424.00211030
MJ Clarke501412.80190010
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralian Tri Series (CB Series)
Player Of The Match
Brad Williams
Match numberODI no. 2079
Season2003/04
Match days11 January 2004 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Bob Parry
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
PointsAustralia 6, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
Scorers: MA Fowler and RL Sanday
  • 12th Men: GB Hogg (Australia) and TJ Friend (Zimbabwe)