result
9th Super, Leeds, Jun 13 1999, ICC World Cup
(49.4/50 ov)272/5
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
120* (110)
steve-waugh
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten c Ponting b Reiffel2146543045.65
Herschelle Gibbs  b McGrath10113418510175.37
Daryll Cullinan  b Warne5062794180.64
Hansie Cronje (c)lbw b Warne032000.00
Jonty Rhodes c ME Waugh b Fleming39366522108.33
Lance Klusener c Warne b Fleming36212541171.42
Shaun Pollock  b Fleming34100075.00
Mark Boucher not out 00100-
Extras(lb 7, nb 6, w 8)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.42)271/7
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Gary Kirsten, 12.4 ov), 2-140 (Daryll Cullinan, 32.3 ov), 3-141 (Hansie Cronje, 32.5 ov), 4-219 (Herschelle Gibbs, 44.2 ov), 5-250 (Jonty Rhodes, 47.5 ov), 6-271 (Lance Klusener, 49.5 ov), 7-271 (Shaun Pollock, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1004914.90303014
Damien Fleming1005735.70357130
Paul Reiffel904715.22323210
Tom Moody815607.00246210
Shane Warne1013323.30381012
Michael Bevan302207.3363010
Australia INNINGS (target: 272 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Waugh run out (Boje/†Boucher)59230055.55
Adam Gilchrist  b Elworthy5761071.42
Ricky Ponting c Donald b Klusener691101445262.72
Damien Martyn c Boje b Elworthy1120251055.00
Steve Waugh (c)not out 120110176102109.09
Michael Bevan c Cullinan b Cronje2733492081.81
Tom Moody not out 1516242093.75
Extras(lb 6, nb 7, w 7)20
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 5.47)272/5
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Adam Gilchrist, 1.4 ov), 2-20 (Mark Waugh, 5.2 ov), 3-48 (Damien Martyn, 11.3 ov), 4-174 (Ricky Ponting, 34.1 ov), 5-247 (Michael Bevan, 45.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock9.404504.65323013
Steve Elworthy1014624.60423302
Allan Donald1004304.30333021
Lance Klusener1005315.30295010
Hansie Cronje705017.14146010
Nicky Boje302909.6671121
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season1999
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Steve Waugh
Match numberODI no. 1481
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
England Image
Peter Willey
India Image
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Ian Robinson
Match Referee
New Zealand Image
John Reid
PointsAustralia 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Reserve match referee: RS Madugalle (SL)
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: NT Plews
  • HH Gibbs 50 off 72 balls, 8x4 0x6
  • DJ Cullinan 50 off 60 balls, 4x4 1x6
  • HH Gibbs 100 off 131 balls, 10x4 1x6
  • RT Ponting 50 off 88 balls, 4x4 2x6
  • SR Waugh 50 off 47 balls, 5x4 1x6
  • SR Waugh 100 off 91 balls, 10x4 2x6