result
5th ODI (D/N), East London, Apr 2 1994, Australia tour of South Africa
(40/50 ov)159/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 60 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
3/27
allan-border
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hudson c Warne b Reiffel1438492036.84
Peter Kirsten c ME Waugh b Warne531051303150.47
Hansie Cronje c Warne b May1036340027.77
Jonty Rhodes st †Healy b May1630281053.33
Adrian Kuiper run out (SR Waugh/Border)1221291057.14
Kepler Wessels (c)run out (Slater)1526360057.69
Eric Simons st †Healy b Border618120033.33
Brian McMillan  b SR Waugh1719191089.47
David Richardson not out 78140087.50
Craig Matthews c †Healy b Border012000.00
Fanie de Villiers st †Healy b Border011000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 3.17, 184 Mts)158
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Andrew Hudson), 2-62 (Hansie Cronje), 3-87 (Jonty Rhodes), 4-109 (Peter Kirsten), 5-118 (Adrian Kuiper), 6-129 (Eric Simons), 7-139 (Kepler Wessels), 8-155 (Brian McMillan), 9-158 (Craig Matthews), 10-158 (Fanie de Villiers)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath612003.33---00
Paul Reiffel711311.85---03
Steve Waugh912512.77---10
Tim May1003523.50---00
Shane Warne1003413.40---00
Allan Border7.502733.44---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 159 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c Kirsten b Simons3156684055.35
David Boon run out (Rhodes)3057833052.63
Dean Jones lbw b Simons823220034.78
Mark Waugh not out 2145721046.66
Steve Waugh not out 676062110111.66
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 3.97, 157 Mts)159/3
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Michael Slater), 2-66 (David Boon), 3-71 (Dean Jones)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fanie de Villiers803103.87---00
Craig Matthews803404.25---00
Eric Simons1023223.20---00
Brian McMillan602103.50---00
Hansie Cronje703204.57---00
Adrian Kuiper10707.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Buffalo Park, East London
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season1993/94
Player Of The Match
Allan Border
Allan Border
Series resultSouth Africa led the 8-match series 3-2
Match numberODI no. 900
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Karl Liebenberg
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Wilf Diedricks
Match Referee
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Donald Carr
MATCH NOTES
  • 12th Men: G Kirsten (South Africa) and MA Taylor (Australia)
  • How each batsman lost his wicket:
  • South Africa: Andrew Hidson (spooned to mid-on), Peter Kirsten (misjudged ball that held up, hit to cover), Hansie Cronje (skied to long on), Jonty Rhodes (down wicket, beaten by turn), Adrian Kuiper (sent back too late by Wessels), Kepler Wessels (attempted impossible single), Eric Simons (going down wicket, beaten by flight), Brian McMillan (bowled round legs), Craig Matthews (faint edge to keeper), Fanie de Villiers (down wicket, misjudged line).
  • Australia: Michael Slater (drove uppishly to cover), David Boon (sent back, stranded after Jones drove to cover), Dean Jones (playing across line, ball cut back).
  • Attendance: About 18,000