result
1st Match (D/N), Melbourne, Dec 9 1993, Benson & Hedges World Series
(48.4/50 ov)190/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
91* (147) & 2/42
hansie-cronje
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Scorecard summary
Australia189/10(45.5 overs)
South Africa190/3(48.4 overs)
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1993/94
Player Of The Match
Hansie Cronje
Hansie Cronje
Match numberODI no. 860
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Glenn McGrath
Glenn McGrath
Michael Slater
Michael Slater
Umpires
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Bill Sheahan
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Terry Prue
TV Umpire
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Leonard King
Match Referee
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
PointsSouth Africa 2, Australia 0