Result
6th Match, Delhi, Apr 11 1998, Pepsi Triangular Series
294/3
(50 ov, target 295)
278/9
Australia won by 16 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist c †A Flower b Mbangwa1550020.00
ME Waugh  b Streak871091674179.81
RT Ponting c Mbangwa b GJ Whittall14515818918191.77
MG Bevan not out33254320132.00
DR Martyn not out881500100.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 13)20
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.88)294/3
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Adam Gilchrist, 1.1 ov), 2-221 (Mark Waugh, 41.3 ov), 3-268 (Ricky Ponting, 46.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HH Streak1006416.40---21
M Mbangwa1005815.80---20
GJ Whittall5052110.40---20
AG Huckle804505.62---03
AR Whittall1013103.10---10
CN Evans502905.80---30
MW Goodwin20904.50---00
Zimbabwe Innings (target: 295 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GW Flower  b Warne891251697071.20
ADR Campbell (c)c SR Waugh b Kasprowicz1750014.28
MW Goodwin c Kasprowicz b SR Waugh4653794086.79
A Flower run out (ME Waugh/†Gilchrist)73678970108.95
CN Evans run out (Lehmann)641110150.00
GJ Whittall c Warne b Lehmann711161063.63
HH Streak not out27223930122.72
PA Strang lbw b Fleming2560040.00
AR Whittall  b Fleming011000.00
M Mbangwa  b Kasprowicz046000.00
AG Huckle not out56121083.33
Extras(lb 10, nb 5, w 7)22
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.56)278/9
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Alistair Campbell, 1.3 ov), 2-98 (Murray Goodwin, 21.6 ov), 3-219 (Grant Flower, 40.4 ov), 4-226 (Andy Flower, 41.5 ov), 5-227 (Craig Evans, 42.2 ov), 6-246 (Guy Whittall, 44.5 ov), 7-256 (Paul Strang, 46.1 ov), 8-256 (Andy Whittall, 46.2 ov), 9-260 (Pommie Mbangwa, 47.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Fleming1013923.90---30
MS Kasprowicz1014724.70---01
SK Warne1005415.40---31
SR Waugh1005515.50---11
GR Robertson403107.75---00
MG Bevan301906.33---00
DR Martyn201507.50---01
DS Lehmann10818.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossZimbabwe , elected to field first
SeriesPepsi Triangular Series 1998
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Match numberODI no. 1313
Season1997/98
Match days11 April 1998 (50-over match)
Umpires
Sankara Dendapani
TV Umpire
Rajan Seth
Match Referee
Peter van der Merwe
PointsAustralia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
ME Waugh and RT Ponting 219 off 40.2 overs, Australia ODI record 2nd wicket partnership. (previous: GR Marsh and DM Jones 185 v England at Brisbane, 1990/91); 2nd highest partnership for any wicket for Australia (highest: DM Jones and AR Border 224* v Sri Lanka at Adelaide, 1984/85).
  • RT Ponting 145 off 158 balls, ties the Australia individual record score in ODIs (also: DM Jones 145 v England at Brisbane, 1990/91)
  • Australia innings: 1x7 ball over (48th over by Streak)