result
3rd Super, Bloemfontein, Mar 8 2003, ICC World Cup
(47.2/50 ov)253/4
New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
player of the match
Nathan Astle
New Zealand
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Craig Wishart c Styris b Cairns3050644060.00
Dion Ebrahim  b Adams016000.00
Andy Flower run out (Astle)3761985060.65
Grant Flower c Cairns b Oram1670016.66
Guy Whittall c †McCullum b Cairns027000.00
Tatenda Taibu lbw b Harris53791023167.08
Andy Blignaut run out (†McCullum/Vettori)45100080.00
Heath Streak (c)not out 7284906285.71
Sean Ervine not out 31142241221.42
Extras(lb 9, nb 2, w 13)24
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.04, 204 Mts)252/7
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Dion Ebrahim, 1.1 ov), 2-59 (Craig Wishart, 14.3 ov), 3-63 (Grant Flower, 15.5 ov), 4-65 (Guy Whittall, 16.6 ov), 5-98 (Andy Flower, 21.6 ov), 6-106 (Andy Blignaut, 23.6 ov), 7-174 (Tatenda Taibu, 43.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shane Bond1013703.70465020
Andre Adams5054110.80157151
Jacob Oram1042812.80453010
Chris Cairns401624.00172010
Daniel Vettori1005205.20263000
Chris Harris1004514.50352201
Nathan Astle1011011.0010100
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 253 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Craig McMillan c †Taibu b Hondo816251050.00
Stephen Fleming (c)lbw b Blignaut464265100109.52
Nathan Astle not out 10212218711083.60
Scott Styris c sub (TJ Friend) b Blignaut1322291059.09
Chris Cairns  b Ervine5473993273.97
Chris Harris not out 14101930140.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 1, w 10)16
TOTAL(47.2 Ov, RR: 5.34, 213 Mts)253/4
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Craig McMillan, 5.6 ov), 2-72 (Stephen Fleming, 13.3 ov), 3-97 (Scott Styris, 19.2 ov), 4-218 (Chris Cairns, 43.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak1005905.90369110
Douglas Hondo8.205216.24288020
Andy Blignaut1004124.09384030
Grant Flower1003303.30321011
Guy Whittall301906.3372000
Sean Ervine604417.33165110
MATCH DETAILS
Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Nathan Astle
Nathan Astle
Match numberODI no. 1984
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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Darrell Hair
South Africa Image
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
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Gundappa Viswanath
PointsNew Zealand 4, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: S Venkataraghavan (Ind)
  • Zimbabwe 50 in 56 mins off 72 balls
  • Zimbabwe 100 in 108 mins off 137 balls
  • Zimbabwe 150 in 169 mins off 239 balls
  • Taibu 50 runs in 99 mins off 73 balls
  • Zimbabwe 200 in 195 mins off 287 balls
  • Streak 50 runs in 81 mins off 76 balls
  • Zimbabwe 250 in 204 mins off 302 balls
  • New Zealand 50 in 51 mins off 65 balls
  • New Zealand 100 in 104 mins off 136 balls
  • Astle 50 in 104 mins off 71 balls
  • New Zealand 150 in 136 mins off 193 balls
  • New Zealand 200 in 179 mins off 254 balls
  • Cairns 50 in 99 mins off 72 balls
  • Astle 100 in 184 mins off 122 balls, 11x4