Final, Lord's, Jun 20 1999, ICC World Cup
(20.1/50 ov)133/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Player Of The Series
281 runs • 17 wkts
Pakistan INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Saeed Anwar  b Fleming1517263088.23
Wajahatullah Wasti c ME Waugh b McGrath11420007.14
Abdul Razzaq c SR Waugh b Moody1751672033.33
Ijaz Ahmed  b Warne2246792047.82
Inzamam-ul-Haq c †Gilchrist b Reiffel1533470045.45
Moin Khan c †Gilchrist b Warne612160050.00
Shahid Afridi lbw b Warne1316222081.25
Azhar Mahmood c & b Moody817321047.05
Wasim Akram (c)c SR Waugh b Warne820230140.00
Saqlain Mushtaq c Ponting b McGrath0410000.00
Shoaib Akhtar not out 2680033.33
Extras(lb 10, nb 2, w 13)25
TOTAL(39 Ov, RR: 3.38)132
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Wajahatullah Wasti, 4.4 ov), 2-21 (Saeed Anwar, 5.1 ov), 3-68 (Abdul Razzaq, 19.4 ov), 4-77 (Ijaz Ahmed, 23.4 ov), 5-91 (Moin Khan, 27.1 ov), 6-104 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 30.1 ov), 7-113 (Shahid Afridi, 31.6 ov), 8-129 (Azhar Mahmood, 36.6 ov), 9-129 (Wasim Akram, 37.2 ov), 10-132 (Saqlain Mushtaq, 38.6 ov)
Glenn McGrath931321.44472000
Damien Fleming603015.00264042
Paul Reiffel1012912.90431020
Tom Moody501723.40181010
Shane Warne913343.66362120
Australia INNINGS (target: 133 runs from 50 overs)
Mark Waugh not out 3752954071.15
Adam Gilchrist c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Saqlain Mushtaq54364981150.00
Ricky Ponting c †Moin Khan b Wasim Akram2427323088.88
Darren Lehmann not out 1391220144.44
Extras(lb 1, nb 3, w 1)5
TOTAL(20.1 Ov, RR: 6.59)133/2
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Adam Gilchrist, 10.1 ov), 2-112 (Ricky Ponting, 17.4 ov)
Wasim Akram814115.12357012
Shoaib Akhtar403709.2594101
Abdul Razzaq201306.5062000
Azhar Mahmood2020010.0022000
Saqlain Mushtaq4.102115.04122000
Lord's, London
TossPakistan, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup
Player Of The Match
Shane Warne
Shane Warne
Player Of The Series
Lance Klusener
Lance Klusener
Series resultAustralia won the 1999 ICC World Cup
Match numberODI no. 1484
Match daysday (50-over match)
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David Shepherd
West Indies Image
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: R Palmer
  • Reserve umpire: CW Smith (WI)
  • 12th Men: BP Julian (Australia) and Mushtaq Ahmed (Pakistan)
  • Start of match delayed by 30 minutes to 11:15am after morning rain. Lunch break rescheduled to 2:45pm to 3:15pm, and close of play extended to 6:45pm. However, upon the early finish of the Pakistan innings at just prior to 2:15pm, the Australia innings was recheduled to begin at 3:00pm.
  • AC Gilchrist 50 off 33 balls, 8x4 1x6
  • Match was completed at 4:32pm