Result
1st Final (D/N), VB Series at Melbourne, Feb 4 2005
50 ov, target 238
219/9
Australia won by 18 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Gilchrist c Abdul Razzaq b Mohammad Khalil2442-2057.14
MJ Clarke lbw b Naved-ul-Hasan922-1040.90
RT Ponting (c) b Iftikhar Anjum1115-1073.33
DR Martyn st †Kamran Akmal b Shahid Afridi5378-0067.94
A Symonds c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Abdul Razzaq91101-7090.09
DS Lehmann c †Kamran Akmal b Shahid Afridi01-000.00
SM Katich c sub (Yasir Hameed) b Abdul Razzaq917-0052.94
SR Watson c Mohammad Hafeez b Abdul Razzaq45-0080.00
B Lee  b Naved-ul-Hasan1312-20108.33
JN Gillespie not out33-00100.00
GD McGrath run out (†Kamran Akmal/Iftikhar Anjum)11-00100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 3, w 7)19
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 4.83)237
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Michael Clarke, 8.3 ov), 2-51 (Adam Gilchrist, 12.3 ov), 3-53 (Ricky Ponting, 13.2 ov), 4-190 (Damien Martyn, 40.2 ov), 5-190 (Darren Lehmann, 40.3 ov), 6-213 (Simon Katich, 45.2 ov), 7-213 (Andrew Symonds, 45.3 ov), 8-220 (Shane Watson, 47.1 ov), 9-235 (Brett Lee, 48.5 ov), 10-237 (Glenn McGrath, 49 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Naved-ul-Hasan905025.55275022
Iftikhar Anjum812713.37353020
Mohammad Khalil403017.50113010
Shahid Afridi1005025.00241011
Abdul Razzaq1003333.30320010
Mohammad Hafeez803804.75181000
Pakistan Innings (target: 238 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
Salman Butt lbw b Lee02-000.00
Kamran Akmal c Gillespie b McGrath44-00100.00
Mohammad Hafeez c Watson b McGrath1339-2033.33
Mohammad Yousuf  b Lee24-0050.00
Inzamam-ul-Haq (c)c McGrath b Lee5183-1161.44
Shoaib Malik c Lehmann b Gillespie6689-3274.15
Abdul Razzaq run out (Symonds)34-0075.00
Shahid Afridi c Katich b Gillespie2615-03173.33
Naved-ul-Hasan c Martyn b McGrath2929-40100.00
Iftikhar Anjum not out1932-1059.37
Mohammad Khalil not out00-00-
Extras(lb 3, nb 1, w 2)6
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.38)219/9
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Salman Butt, 0.2 ov), 2-7 (Kamran Akmal, 1.4 ov), 3-9 (Mohammad Yousuf, 2.4 ov), 4-27 (Mohammad Hafeez, 11.6 ov), 5-118 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 32.5 ov), 6-123 (Abdul Razzaq, 34.4 ov), 7-153 (Shoaib Malik, 38.2 ov), 8-171 (Shahid Afridi, 40.3 ov), 9-216 (Naved-ul-Hasan, 49.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1002332.30451010
GD McGrath1033433.40424000
JN Gillespie1004724.70386011
SR Watson913804.22270200
DS Lehmann402907.2580200
A Symonds704506.42120200
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralian Tri Series (CB Series)
Player Of The Match
Andrew Symonds
Series resultAustralia led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2220
Season2004/05
Match days4 February 2005 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Steve Davis
TV Umpire
Bob Parry
Match Referee
Chris Broad
MATCH NOTES
Hours of Play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • Reserve Umpire: GTD Morrow
  • 12th Men: GB Hogg (Australia) and Taufeeq Umar (Pakistan)
  • Australia 50 off 12.1 overs
  • Australia 100 off 20.4 overs
  • Martyn/Symonds 50 partnership off 48 balls
  • Symonds 50 off 44 balls, 5x4
  • Australia 150 off 30.5 overs
  • Martyn/Symonds 100 partnership off 109 balls
  • Martyn 50 off 74 balls
  • Australia 200 off 43.4 overs
  • Pakistan 50 off 18.4 overs
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq/Shoaib Malik 50 partnership off 76 balls
  • Pakistan 100 off 27.4 overs
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq 50 off 76 balls, 1x4, 1x6
  • Shoaib Malik 50 off 77 balls, 2x4, 1x6
  • Pakistan 150 off 38.1 overs
  • Pakistan 200 off 46.3 overs
  • Attendance: 27,502