result
4th Match, Group A (D/N), Ahmedabad, Feb 21 2011, ICC Cricket World Cup
(46.2/50 ov, target 263)171
Australia won by 91 runs
Player Of The Match
79 (92) & 2 catches
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Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Shane Watson lbw b Cremer79921138185.86
Brad Haddin lbw b Utseya2966683043.93
Ricky Ponting (c)run out (Mpofu)2836500077.77
Michael Clarke not out 58557740105.45
Cameron White  b Mpofu2236440061.11
David Hussey  b Price1481511175.00
Steven Smith c Chakabva b Mpofu114411275.00
Mitchell Johnson not out 73510233.33
Extras(lb 7, w 7)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.24, 191 Mts)262/6
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Brad Haddin, 18.5 ov), 2-140 (Shane Watson, 31.2 ov), 3-144 (Ricky Ponting, 32.5 ov), 4-207 (Cameron White, 44.6 ov), 5-241 (David Hussey, 48.1 ov), 6-254 (Steven Smith, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Mpofu905826.44268020
Ray Price1004314.30312110
Prosper Utseya1024314.30314020
Graeme Cremer1004114.09300110
Brendan Taylor302307.6621000
Elton Chigumbura201809.0022010
Sean Williams602904.83151100
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 263 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brendan Taylor  b Tait1624531066.66
Charles Coventry c & b Lee1424241158.33
Tatenda Taibu c Watson b Johnson717231041.17
Craig Ervine lbw b Johnson0613000.00
Elton Chigumbura (c)c †Haddin b Krejza1425442056.00
Sean Williams c Watson b Tait2840401170.00
Regis Chakabva lbw b Krejza618210033.33
Prosper Utseya c Ponting b Hussey2445521053.33
Graeme Cremer c †Haddin b Johnson3751514072.54
Ray Price not out 519250026.31
Chris Mpofu c †Haddin b Johnson211120018.18
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 2, w 3)18
TOTAL(46.2 Ov, RR: 3.69, 190 Mts)171
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Charles Coventry, 5.4 ov), 2-40 (Tatenda Taibu, 10.3 ov), 3-40 (Brendan Taylor, 11.2 ov), 4-44 (Craig Ervine, 12.3 ov), 5-88 (Elton Chigumbura, 21.2 ov), 6-96 (Sean Williams, 24.6 ov), 7-104 (Regis Chakabva, 27.2 ov), 8-153 (Prosper Utseya, 39.2 ov), 9-167 (Graeme Cremer, 42.4 ov), 10-171 (Chris Mpofu, 46.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Tait913423.77394021
Brett Lee813414.25344111
Mitchell Johnson9.221942.03431000
Jason Krejza802823.50311100
Shane Watson30702.33120000
Steven Smith502404.80111000
David Hussey411213.00140000
MATCH DETAILS
Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesICC Cricket World Cup
Season2010/11
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Shane Watson
Match numberODI no. 3103
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-18.00, Interval 18.00-18.45, Second Session 18.45-22.15
Match days21 February 2011 - daynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Asoka de Silva
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Richard Kettleborough
TV Umpire
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Amiesh Saheba
Reserve Umpire
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Simon Taufel
Match Referee
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Roshan Mahanama
PointsAustralia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 28 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 (Bowling side - 25 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 14.1 overs (85 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (SR Watson 25, BJ Haddin 24, Ex 1)
  • Over 18.5: Review by Zimbabwe (Bowling), Umpire - EAR de Silva, Batsman - BJ Haddin (Upheld)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 69 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 26.0 overs (156 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 53 balls (SR Watson 26, RT Ponting 22, Ex 3)
  • Over 31.2: Review by Zimbabwe (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - SR Watson (Upheld)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 33.5 overs (203 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 172/3 in 40.0 overs (MJ Clarke 19, CL White 12)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 40.1 - 45.0 (Batting side - 35 runs, 1 wicket)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (MJ Clarke 30, CL White 20, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 44.1 overs (265 balls), Extras 10
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 50 balls (3 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 48.3 overs (291 balls), Extras 14
  • Innings Break: Australia - 262/6 in 50.0 overs (MJ Clarke 58, MG Johnson 7)
  • Zimbabwe innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 (Bowling side - 18 runs, 3 wickets)
  • Over 12.3: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - EAR de Silva, Batsman - CR Ervine (Upheld)
  • Zimbabwe: 50 runs in 13.2 overs (80 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: Zimbabwe - 57/4 in 15.0 overs (E Chigumbura 8, SC Williams 3)
  • Zimbabwe: 100 runs in 26.2 overs (158 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Zimbabwe - 127/7 in 34.0 overs (P Utseya 11, AG Cremer 17)
  • Zimbabwe: 150 runs in 38.5 overs (235 balls), Extras 16
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 45.1 - 50.0 (Batting side - 3 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Attendance - 18,569
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