result
3rd Match (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 12 2000, Carlton & United Series
(50 ov, target 270)241/6
Australia won by 28 runs
player of the match
Ricky Ponting
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Waugh c Laxman b Agarkar715191046.66
Adam Gilchrist c Laxman b Srinath321000150.00
Ricky Ponting c Tendulkar b Srinath1151211779195.04
Michael Bevan c Agarkar b Singh4154753075.92
Steve Waugh (c)run out (Srinath/Tendulkar/†Dighe)2331303074.19
Damien Martyn c Tendulkar b Kumble3045690066.66
Andrew Symonds run out (Singh)3440075.00
Shane Lee not out 22152001146.66
Damien Fleming not out 14131700107.69
Extras(b 1, lb 2, w 8)11
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.38, 214 Mts)269/7
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Adam Gilchrist, 2.2 ov), 2-19 (Mark Waugh, 3.6 ov), 3-118 (Michael Bevan, 21.4 ov), 4-156 (Steve Waugh, 29.6 ov), 5-227 (Ricky Ponting, 44.1 ov), 6-232 (Andrew Symonds, 44.6 ov), 7-234 (Damien Martyn, 45.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath1005225.20335110
Ajit Agarkar904715.22262030
Venkatesh Prasad1005205.20283100
Sachin Tendulkar302307.6651000
Anil Kumble1005715.70233020
Robin Singh301916.33---00
Sourav Ganguly501603.20150000
India INNINGS (target: 270 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
VVS Laxman c †Gilchrist b McGrath215110013.33
Sourav Ganguly run out (Symonds)10012717410078.74
Sameer Dighe c ME Waugh b Fleming325360012.00
Sachin Tendulkar (c)run out (S Lee/†Gilchrist)12112520109.09
Rahul Dravid c Martyn b S Lee60851492070.58
Robin Singh not out 3335711194.28
Jacob Martin run out (Martyn)011000.00
Ajit Agarkar not out 68180075.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 7, w 10)25
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.82, 246 Mts)241/6
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (VVS Laxman, 2.5 ov), 2-31 (Sameer Dighe, 11.4 ov), 3-68 (Sachin Tendulkar, 16.4 ov), 4-177 (Sourav Ganguly, 39.2 ov), 5-212 (Rahul Dravid, 45.3 ov), 6-212 (Jacob Martin, 45.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1013213.20392001
Damien Fleming1013913.90404011
Brett Lee1004904.90314043
Shane Lee1005715.70263140
Andrew Symonds502805.60121002
Damien Martyn502805.6071010
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesCarlton & United SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1999/00
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Match numberODI no. 1539
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Bill Sheahan
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
PointsAustralia 2, India 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 12th Men: AC Dale (Aus) and N Chopra (Ind)
  • Australia 50 off 9.2 overs in 44 mins
  • Ponting/Bevan 50 partnership off 58 balls, 43 mins
  • RT Ponting 50 off 47 balls, 60 mins, 6x4 1x6
  • Australia 100 off 115 balls, 86 mins
  • Australia 200 off 237 balls, 168 mins
  • RT Ponting 100 off 109 balls, 158 mins, 8x4 1x6
  • SC Ganguly 1x5
  • SC Ganguly 50 off 64 balls, 94 mins, 7x4 1x5 0x6
  • Ganguly/Dravid 50 partnership off 69 balls, 48 mins
  • India 150 off 205 balls, 145 mins
  • SC Ganguly 100 off 126 balls, 170 mins, 10x4 1x5 0x6
  • An unruly section of the crowd stopped play from 9:39pm to 9:56pm by throwing bottles onto the field upon the dismissal of Ganguly
  • R Dravid 50 off 76 balls, 136 mins, 1x4
  • India 200 off 268 balls, 215 mins
  • Ganguly/Dravid 100 partnership off 123 balls, 84 mins
  • Attendance: 73,219