result
1st SF, Port Elizabeth, Mar 18 2003, ICC World Cup
(38.1/38.1 ov, target 172)123/7
Australia won by 48 runs (D/L method)
player of the match
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c †Sangakkara b de Silva22202521110.00
Matthew Hayden c Tillakaratne b Vaas2038532052.63
Ricky Ponting (c)c Jayasuriya b Vaas2860025.00
Darren Lehmann  b Jayasuriya36661012054.54
Andrew Symonds not out 911181457177.11
Michael Bevan c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya018000.00
Brad Hogg st †Sangakkara b de Silva819190042.10
Ian Harvey c †Sangakkara b Vaas710130070.00
Andy Bichel not out 1921210190.47
Extras(lb 3, nb 1, w 3)7
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.24, 199 Mts)212/7
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Adam Gilchrist, 5.2 ov), 2-37 (Ricky Ponting, 6.5 ov), 3-51 (Matthew Hayden, 12.2 ov), 4-144 (Darren Lehmann, 34.6 ov), 5-144 (Michael Bevan, 36.1 ov), 6-158 (Brad Hogg, 40.3 ov), 7-175 (Ian Harvey, 43.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1013433.40422011
Pulasthi Gunaratne806007.50237210
Aravinda de Silva1003623.60361110
Muttiah Muralitharan1002902.90330000
Sanath Jayasuriya1004224.20272000
Russel Arnold20804.0071000
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 172 runs from 38.1 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu  b Lee1417183082.35
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Symonds b McGrath1724400170.83
Hashan Tillakaratne c †Gilchrist b Lee315270020.00
Avishka Gunawardene c Ponting b Lee14140025.00
Aravinda de Silva run out (Bichel)1116202068.75
Kumar Sangakkara not out 39701113055.71
Mahela Jayawardene c †Gilchrist b Hogg58141062.50
Russel Arnold c Lee b Hogg327290011.11
Chaminda Vaas not out 2150561142.00
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 2, w 2)9
TOTAL(38.1 Ov, RR: 3.22, 167 Mts)123/7
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Marvan Atapattu, 3.6 ov), 2-37 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 8.5 ov), 3-37 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 9.3 ov), 4-43 (Avishka Gunawardene, 11.2 ov), 5-51 (Aravinda de Silva, 13.1 ov), 6-60 (Mahela Jayawardene, 16.1 ov), 7-76 (Russel Arnold, 24.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath712012.85323000
Brett Lee803534.37332122
Andy Bichel1041801.80461000
Brad Hogg1013023.00444000
Ian Harvey2.101105.0780100
Darren Lehmann10404.0020000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World CupSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Andrew Symonds
Andrew Symonds
Series resultAustralia advanced
Match numberODI no. 1991
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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David Shepherd
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Billy Bowden
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
MATCH NOTES
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: Aleem Dar (Pak)
  • 12th Men: JP Maher (Australia) and J Mubarak (Sri Lanka)
  • When A Symonds reached 3* he completed 1000 runs in ODIs
  • Australia 50 in 50 mins, 11.2 overs, 4x4, 1x6
  • Australia 100 in 102 mins, 24.2 overs, 9x4, 1x6
  • 50 p'ship Lehmann/Symonds in 48 mins from 75 balls, 5x4
  • When DS Lehmann reached 27* he completed 2500 runs in ODIs
  • Symonds 50 in 72 mins, 69 balls, 5x4
  • Australia 150 in 153 mins, 37.5 overs, 12x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 64 mins, 2.6 overs, 5x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 139 mins, 31.1 overs, 10x4, 1x6
  • Attendance 14 458