Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    24.4 gone! pitched up on the stumps, Sehwag tries to go over the extra-cover, mistimes the shot, straight to Vincent, wicket at the right time for New Zealand. 155/2
    12.6 gone!, bit of width outside off stump, cuts in the air to backward-point, Marshall takes the catch. 72/1
    not out
    24.6 gone! good arm ball, pitched outside off stump and coming in, Dravid comes forward, gets hit on the pad in line with the stumps, loud shout, given by Umpire Harper. 155/3
    33.4 Mills to Yuvraj Singh, gone! bouncer, Yuvraj hooks in the air to fine leg, gets a top edge, straight to Bond, who takes a good catch low down. 185/4
    38.5 Oram to Venugopal Rao, gone! short ball, comes down the track and mistimes the pull high in the air to midwicket, McMillan runs forward from the deep and takes a good catch, wonderful stuff. 203/5
    43.5 Styris to Dhoni, gone! good ball pitched outside off stump, goes for a pull on the front foot, misses it, gets hit on the pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Barbour, Dhoni was unlucky there, the height was the problem. 230/6
    44.2 Oram to P Yadav, gone! another one goes, short of length pitched outside off stump and coming in, Yadav tries to run it down to thirdman, gets an edge, McCullum moves forward and takes the catch low down, good effort there. 231/7
    46.4 gone! pitched outside off stump, Agarkar makes room and hits it high in the air to deep cover, Mills comes in and takes a good catch. 255/8
    48.4 Oram to Pathan, full ball outside off stump, drives in the air to long-off, Vincent there to interrupt the ball going over the fence, good catch taken, wonderful stuff, excellent fielding. 272/9
    49.3 Mills to Nehra, gone! short of length outside off stump, Nehra has a swing at it, gets good contact but finds Oram at fine leg, catch taken. 276/10
    22 (lb 5, nb 4, w 13)
    276 all out (49.3 Overs, RR: 5.57)
    Fall of wickets: 1-72 (Sourav Ganguly, 12.6 ov), 2-155 (Virender Sehwag, 24.4 ov), 3-155 (Rahul Dravid, 24.6 ov), 4-185 (Yuvraj Singh, 33.4 ov), 5-203 (Venugopal Rao, 38.5 ov), 6-230 (MS Dhoni, 43.5 ov), 7-231 (Jai Prakash Yadav, 44.2 ov), 8-255 (Ajit Agarkar, 46.4 ov), 9-272 (Irfan Pathan, 48.4 ov), 10-276 (Ashish Nehra, 49.3 ov)
    SE Bond9.304414.63375031
    KD Mills9.334524.73377000
    JDP Oram8.305846.82277113
    SB Styris805617.00236120
    DL Vettori1003523.50300010
    NJ Astle403308.2584010

Match Details


India , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Player Of The Series

Series result

New Zealand won the 2005 Videocon Triangular Series

Match number


Match days

6 September 2005 (50-over match)

New Zealand replacement

CL Cairns for SE Bond (New Zealand innings, 27.0 ov)

India replacement

Harbhajan Singh for Y Venugopal Rao (New Zealand innings, 4.0 ov)

TV Umpires

Match Referee

Match Notes