result
2nd Final (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 13 1999, Carlton & United Series
(31.5/50 ov, target 273)110
Australia won by 162 runs
player of the match
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Knight b Croft5264946081.25
Mark Waugh c Hick b Gough11215008.33
Ricky Ponting c Fairbrother b Hollioake3743653186.04
Darren Lehmann c Hussain b Wells7175914094.66
Damien Martyn  b Mullally5780992171.25
Stuart Law not out 20183010111.11
Shane Lee not out 209902222.22
Extras(lb 10, nb 1, w 3)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.44)272/5
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Mark Waugh, 4.3 ov), 2-92 (Ricky Ponting, 19.1 ov), 3-104 (Adam Gilchrist, 22.1 ov), 4-216 (Darren Lehmann, 42.5 ov), 5-244 (Damien Martyn, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough915516.11---01
Alan Mullally1015315.30---10
Mark Ealham604106.83---10
Vince Wells503416.80---00
Robert Croft1004014.00---10
Adam Hollioake1003913.90---00
England INNINGS (target: 273 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nick Knight run out (Ponting)4980044.44
Alec Stewart (c)†c Lee b Julian3236575088.88
Graeme Hick c Dale b McGrath023000.00
Nasser Hussain c †Gilchrist b McGrath011000.00
Neil Fairbrother c †Gilchrist b Dale025000.00
Vince Wells  b Warne2354720042.59
Adam Hollioake c †Gilchrist b Dale7870087.50
Mark Ealham  b Warne1235381034.28
Robert Croft not out 1322360059.09
Darren Gough c †Gilchrist b Julian615181040.00
Alan Mullally lbw b Warne91062090.00
Extras(nb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(31.5 Ov, RR: 3.45)110
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Nick Knight, 1.6 ov), 2-10 (Graeme Hick, 2.4 ov), 3-10 (Nasser Hussain, 2.5 ov), 4-13 (Neil Fairbrother, 3.2 ov), 5-43 (Alec Stewart, 12.2 ov), 6-50 (Adam Hollioake, 13.5 ov), 7-72 (Vince Wells, 21.5 ov), 8-88 (Mark Ealham, 25.4 ov), 9-100 (Darren Gough, 30.2 ov), 10-110 (Alan Mullally, 31.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath602624.33---00
Adam Dale1012722.70---00
Brendon Julian621823.00---13
Mark Waugh402305.75---00
Shane Warne5.501632.74---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesCarlton & United SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Darren Lehmann
Darren Lehmann
Player Of The Series
Graeme Hick
Graeme Hick
Glenn McGrath
Glenn McGrath
Series resultAustralia won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 1406
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Darrell Hair
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Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Match Referee
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Peter van der Merwe
MATCH NOTES
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