result
1st Match (D/N), Perth, Dec 2 1994, Benson & Hedges World Series
(47.2/50 ov)167/8
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
shane-warne
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andy Flower (c)c Warne b Fleming2932483090.62
Grant Flower  b McGrath2048622041.66
Alistair Campbell hit wicket b Warne2232572068.75
Dave Houghton run out 1329351044.82
Mark Dekker lbw b McGrath1650550032.00
Wayne James run out 821310038.09
Gary Martin  b Law1628420057.14
Paul Strang not out 1737520045.94
Eddo Brandes c †Healy b McDermott512140041.66
Heath Streak c Fleming b Warne710100070.00
David Brain not out 11200100.00
Extras(lb 9, w 3)12
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.32, 206 Mts)166/9
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Andy Flower, 11.2 ov), 2-56 (Grant Flower, 14.5 ov), 3-83 (Dave Houghton, 22.6 ov), 4-88 (Alistair Campbell, 24.1 ov), 5-109 (Wayne James, 32.6 ov), 6-117 (Mark Dekker, 36.4 ov), 7-144 (Gary Martin, 43.4 ov), 8-151 (Eddo Brandes, 46.5 ov), 9-164 (Heath Streak, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott1003213.20---00
Damien Fleming1004514.50---20
Glenn McGrath1012322.29---00
Mark Waugh10303.00---00
Stuart Law902713.00---00
Shane Warne1012722.70---10
Australia INNINGS (target: 167 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c A Flower b Streak1844603040.90
Mark Taylor (c)c GW Flower b Brandes45456550100.00
David Boon c Houghton b Strang830470026.66
Michael Bevan c †James b Streak30811131037.03
Stuart Law c Houghton b Martin719110036.84
Ian Healy c Campbell b GW Flower4043555093.02
Shane Warne c & b GW Flower55610100.00
Craig McDermott c Dekker b GW Flower025000.00
Mark Waugh not out 69150066.66
Damien Fleming not out 0811000.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 1)8
TOTAL(47.2 Ov, RR: 3.52, 194 Mts)167/8
Did not bat: Glenn McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-69 (Michael Slater, 14.3 ov), 2-69 (Mark Taylor, 15.1 ov), 3-87 (David Boon, 27.2 ov), 4-96 (Stuart Law, 29.5 ov), 5-156 (Ian Healy, 42.6 ov), 6-161 (Michael Bevan, 43.6 ov), 7-161 (Shane Warne, 44.1 ov), 8-164 (Craig McDermott, 44.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Brain8.223904.68---10
Heath Streak1013123.10---00
Eddo Brandes1012912.90---00
Paul Strang1013013.00---00
Gary Martin501713.40---01
Grant Flower401533.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World SeriesZimbabwe tour of Australia
Season1994/95
Player Of The Match
Shane Warne
Shane Warne
Match numberODI no. 952
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Paul Strang
Paul Strang
Stuart Law
Stuart Law
Umpires
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Bill Sheahan
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Terry Prue
TV Umpire
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Ross Emerson
Match Referee
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John Reid
PointsAustralia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • ME Waugh suffered a groin strain bowling in his 1st over. Replaced by TBA May (12th man) for the rest of the innings.
  • Zim 50 off 11.4 ov, 100 off 28.3 ov, 150 off 46.3 ov
  • SK Warne's only 4 came off a throw back down the wicket by Heath Streak. The ball hit the stumps and in the confusion Zimbabwe forgot to appeal. TV replays show that Warne was out of his ground.
  • GW Flower was on a hat-trick in the 45th over after the dismissal of Warne. ME Waugh survived the next ball. (Waugh used Slater as a runner)
  • Aus 50 off 11.5 ov, 100 off 30.4 ov, 150 off 42.1 ov