Result
(D/N)Ford Ranger One Day Cup at Melbourne, Jan 31 2007
238/8
(42.4/50 ov, target 239)
242/3
Victoria won by 7 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Victoria
1y
• Cricinfo staff

Brilliant Hodge hundred puts Victoria in top spot

Victoria moved to the top of the table after Brad Hodge's aggressive century led them to a comfortable seven-wicket success over South Australia

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Scorecard summary
South Australia238/8(50 overs)
Victoria242/3(42.4 overs)
Brad Hodge*115 (100)
Jon Moss45 (64)

Man of the Match - Brad Hodge of course, thanks for joining us from the MCG

42.4
4
Gillespie to Hodge, FOUR runs
clips a full toss off his pads to finish the match off
42.3
2
Gillespie to Hodge, 2 runs
flicks off his hip - one to win
42.2
Gillespie to Hodge, no run
digs out a very good yorker
42.1
Gillespie to Hodge, no run
mistimes a pull to mid wicket
end of over 4210 runs
VIC: 236/3CRR: 5.61 • RRR: 0.37 • Need 3 from 48b
Aiden Blizzard20 (28)
Brad Hodge109 (96)
Mark Cleary5-0-33-0
41.6
Cleary to Blizzard, no run
ducks a bumper
41.5
1
Cleary to Hodge, 1 run
drives to deep point
41.5
1nb
Cleary to Hodge, 1 no ball
a wide full bunger over waist height
41.4
1
Cleary to Blizzard, 1 run
pulls one bounce out to deep square leg

6 to win

41.3
4
Cleary to Blizzard, FOUR runs
drives hard and wide of mid on, lovely shot
41.2
1
Cleary to Hodge, 1 run
drives to mid on
41.1
2
Cleary to Hodge, 2 runs
short, pulls behind square leg, well stopped out there by Cullen
end of over 419 runs
VIC: 226/3CRR: 5.51 • RRR: 1.44 • Need 13 from 54b
Brad Hodge105 (92)
Aiden Blizzard15 (25)
Jason Gillespie9-2-30-1
40.6
1
Gillespie to Hodge, 1 run
pushes a slower ball towards cover
40.5
4
Gillespie to Hodge, FOUR runs
edges off the back foot through gully and fine of the 3rd man fielder
40.4
1
Gillespie to Blizzard, 1 run
40.3
1
Gillespie to Hodge, 1 run
forces off the back foot through point, 100 up for Hodge in 106 minutes from 90 balls
40.2
1
Gillespie to Blizzard, 1 run
flashes and edges down to 3rd man
40.1
1
Gillespie to Hodge, 1 run
works off his pads to go to 99
end of over 4015 runs
VIC: 217/3CRR: 5.42 • RRR: 2.20 • Need 22 from 60b
Brad Hodge98 (88)
Aiden Blizzard13 (23)
Dan Cullen8-1-52-0

Hodge doing his best to put SA out of their misery

39.6
1
Cullen to Hodge, 1 run
pushes into a gap at cover point
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSouth Australia , elected to bat first
SeriesFord Ranger One Day Cup 2006
Player Of The Match
Brad Hodge
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)14.15 - 17.45, 17.45-21.45
Match days31 January 2007 - day/night match (50-over match)
List A debut
James Smith
Umpires
Tony Ward
Ian Lock
TV Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Match Referee
Malcolm Smith
PointsVictoria 4, South Australia 0