6th Match (D/N), Sydney, Feb 26 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
(46.5/49 ov)171/1
South Africa won by 9 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
81* (148)
Australia INNINGS (49 overs maximum)
Geoff Marsh c †Richardson b Kuiper2572891034.72
David Boon run out (Snell/Cronje)2732314084.37
Dean Jones c †Richardson b McMillan2451791047.05
Allan Border (c) b Kuiper011000.00
Tom Moody lbw b Donald1033470030.30
Steve Waugh c Cronje b McMillan2751581052.94
Ian Healy c McMillan b Donald1624342066.66
Peter Taylor  b Donald49180044.44
Craig McDermott run out (Rhodes/Snell)612200050.00
Mike Whitney not out 915191060.00
Bruce Reid not out 510130050.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 4, w 11)17
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 3.46, 215 Mts)170/9
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (David Boon), 2-76 (Geoff Marsh), 3-76 (Allan Border), 4-97 (Dean Jones), 5-108 (Tom Moody), 6-143 (Ian Healy), 7-146 (Steve Waugh), 8-156 (Peter Taylor), 9-161 (Craig McDermott)
Allan Donald1003433.40---50
Meyrick Pringle1005205.20---12
Richard Snell911501.66---00
Brian McMillan1003523.50---32
Adrian Kuiper501523.00---10
Hansie Cronje511703.40---10
South Africa INNINGS (target: 171 runs from 49 overs)
Kepler Wessels (c)not out 811481739054.72
Andrew Hudson  b Taylor2852813053.84
Peter Kirsten not out 4988911055.68
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 6)13
TOTAL(46.5 Ov, RR: 3.65, 173 Mts)171/1
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Andrew Hudson)
Craig McDermott1012302.30---02
Bruce Reid8.504104.64---40
Mike Whitney602604.33---00
Steve Waugh411604.00---10
Peter Taylor1013213.20---10
Allan Border401303.25---00
Tom Moody401503.75---00
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup
Player Of The Match
Kepler Wessels
Kepler Wessels
Match numberODI no. 719
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Hansie Cronje
Hansie Cronje
Jonty Rhodes
Jonty Rhodes
Meyrick Pringle
Meyrick Pringle
New Zealand Image
Brian Aldridge
West Indies Image
Steve Bucknor
PointsSouth Africa 2, Australia 0
  • World Cup Referee: Ted Wykes
  • Scorers: EW Cosgrove (Australia) and DJ Evans (South Africa)
  • 12th Men: ME Waugh (Australia) and MW Rushmere (South Africa)
  • IA Healy used a runner (DM Jones) after pulling a hamstring (118/5).
  • DC Boon kept wicket throughout the South African innings. ME Waugh fielded in place of IA Healy for the entire innigs.
  • Attendance: 39,789 ($610,426)