result
3rd Place Playoff, Sydney, Mar 21 2009, ICC Women's World Cup
(43.5/46 ov, target 143)145/7
IND Women won by 3 wickets (with 13 balls remaining) (D/L method)
player of the match
Rumeli Dhar
India Women
Australia Women INNINGS (46 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leah Poulton  b Goswami042000.00
Shelley Nitschke c Deshpande b Dhar614210042.85
Alex Blackwell c Sharma b Sultana1954641035.18
Karen Rolton (c)c Goswami b Roy52931291155.91
Jodie Fields c Kamini b Sultana616150037.50
Jess Duffin c Raj b Dhar725180028.00
Lisa Sthalekar c †Naik b Roy3032512093.75
Ellyse Perry run out (Kamini/†Naik)2590040.00
Rene Farrell  b Goswami913201069.23
Erin Osborne c Roy b Sharma6970066.66
Sarah Andrews not out 035000.00
Extras(lb 2, w 3)5
TOTAL(44.4 Ov, RR: 3.17, 175 Mts)142
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Leah Poulton, 0.4 ov), 2-8 (Shelley Nitschke, 5.5 ov), 3-35 (Alex Blackwell, 17.1 ov), 4-50 (Jodie Fields, 21.3 ov), 5-63 (Jess Duffin, 26.6 ov), 6-123 (Karen Rolton, 39.1 ov), 7-124 (Lisa Sthalekar, 39.5 ov), 8-131 (Ellyse Perry, 41.3 ov), 9-139 (Erin Osborne, 43.2 ov), 10-142 (Rene Farrell, 44.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jhulan Goswami9.432122.17---00
Rumeli Dhar912422.66---00
Amita Sharma802513.12---10
Gouher Sultana902723.00---00
Priyanka Roy502124.20---10
Harmanpreet Kaur402205.50---10
India Women INNINGS (target: 143 runs from 46 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Anagha Deshpande lbw b Osborne1827442066.66
Anjum Chopra  b Osborne1538361039.47
Sulakshana Naik c Perry b Sthalekar2844653063.63
Mithali Raj st †Fields b Sthalekar1541352036.58
Thirush Kamini c †Fields b Perry1131400035.48
Priyanka Roy  b Sthalekar619141031.57
Rumeli Dhar not out 2427472088.88
Amita Sharma lbw b Perry3680050.00
Jhulan Goswami (c)not out 1830342060.00
Extras(b 1, w 6)7
TOTAL(43.5 Ov, RR: 3.30, 165 Mts)145/7
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Anjum Chopra, 10.4 ov), 2-40 (Anagha Deshpande, 12.1 ov), 3-72 (Mithali Raj, 22.3 ov), 4-85 (Sulakshana Naik, 28.3 ov), 5-98 (Priyanka Roy, 32.5 ov), 6-98 (Thirush Kamini, 33.3 ov), 7-104 (Amita Sharma, 35.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sarah Andrews502304.59---00
Rene Farrell401704.25---00
Erin Osborne902122.33---10
Lisa Sthalekar1012732.70---10
Shelley Nitschke913003.33---10
Ellyse Perry6.512623.80---30
MATCH DETAILS
Bankstown Oval, Sydney
TossAustralia Women, elected to bat first
SeriesICC Women's World Cup
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Rumeli Dhar
Rumeli Dhar
Series resultIndia Women won the 3rd Place Playoff
Match numberODI no. 705
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, First Session 10.00-13.10, Interval 13.10-13.55, Second Session 13.55-17.05
Match days21 March 2009 - day(50-over match)
Umpires
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Sarika Prasad
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Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
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Kathy Cross
Match Referee
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Brian Aldridge
MATCH NOTES
  • Australia Women innings
  • Rain stopped play at 27/2 off 13.3 overs, 4 overs lost
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 14
  • Power Play 3: Overs 42.1 - 46
  • 50 in 82 minutes, 127 balls (21.1 ov)
  • 100 in 137 minutes, 213 balls (35.3 ov)
  • Rolton 50: 123 minutes, 90 balls (1 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 50 partnership (Rolton/Sthalekar): 43 minutes, 66 balls
  • India Women innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 14
  • Power Play 3: Overs 42.1 - 46
  • 50 in 54 minutes, 89 balls (14.5 ov)
  • 100 in 127 minutes, 207 balls (34.3 ov)