1st Match (D/N), Cape Town, February 09, 2003, ICC World Cup
(49/49 ov, T:279) 275/9

West Indies won by 3 runs

Player Of The Match
116 (134)
West Indies Innings
South Africa Innings
Match Flow
West Indies  (50 ovs maximum)
b Pollock22129009.52
c †Boucher b Pollock01620000.00
c Pollock b Ntini11613418112286.56
c †Boucher b Klusener3460983056.66
c Kallis b Ntini40406230100.00
not out 40183151222.22
not out 32152022213.33
Extras(lb 6, nb 4, w 4)14
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 5.56, 222 Mins)278/5
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Wavell Hinds, 4.6 ov), 2-7 (Chris Gayle, 6.4 ov), 3-109 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 30.3 ov), 4-198 (Carl Hooper, 43.2 ov), 5-215 (Brian Lara, 45.2 ov)
4.6 to WW Hinds, back of a length and Hinds has a little push at it finds a fine edge for Boucher to take low down in between his legs much to the delight of the crowd. 4/1
6.4 to CH Gayle, going across and Gayle has a full go, only succeeds in finding an inside edge that cannons onto the stumps and has the WI in quite a bit of trouble. 7/2
43.2 to CL Hooper, flicks this one with lots of wrist, looking to clear the mid wicket fence but doesn't get hold of it and Kallis comes in to take a good diving catch well in front of him. 198/4
45.2 to BC Lara, on the pull finds a top edge goes high to mid on where Pollock takes the catch after they fielders had time to debate who it should be that should do the deed. 215/5
30.3 to S Chanderpaul, looking to run it down fine edge and is well taken by Boucher standing up. 109/3
South Africa  (T: 279 runs from 49 ovs)
c †Jacobs b Dillon2428364085.71
c & b Dillon69921336175.00
st †Jacobs b Hooper2025312180.00
c †Jacobs b Collins1318222072.22
b Hooper26110033.33
b Gayle49496741100.00
c Hooper b Gayle44400100.00
c Hooper b Drakes57487115118.75
not out 25254620100.00
c Sarwan b Drakes023000.00
not out 00200-
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 5)12
TOTAL49 Ov (RR: 5.61, 220 Mins)275/9
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Herschelle Gibbs, 8.4 ov), 2-79 (Boeta Dippenaar, 16.2 ov), 3-104 (Jacques Kallis, 21.3 ov), 4-117 (Jonty Rhodes, 24.1 ov), 5-155 (Gary Kirsten, 31.5 ov), 6-160 (Shaun Pollock, 32.4 ov), 7-204 (Mark Boucher, 40.5 ov), 8-271 (Lance Klusener, 48.3 ov), 9-271 (Makhaya Ntini, 48.5 ov)
8.4 to HH Gibbs, has a fiddle at the one outside off and Dillon finds the edge for a regulation catch. 46/1
31.5 to G Kirsten, finds a leading edge for Dillon to take a dolly of a catch as it looped up into his expectant hands trotting through on his follow through. 155/5
21.3 to JH Kallis, follows it as it ran across him and finds the edge as he played away from his body and Jacobs takes a good diving catch away to his right. 104/3
48.3 to L Klusener, 3 men on the mid wicket fence and Klusener tries to clear them but the Captain had put himself there and was never going to make a mistake. 271/8
48.5 to M Ntini, brilliant stuff from Sarwan as Ntini got under it and lofted it high to deep extra cover and the fielder made huge ground to take a running catch. 271/9
16.2 to HH Dippenaar, drags the foot as Hooper drifted this one away and Jacobs does the rest removing the bails at lightning pace. 79/2
24.1 to JN Rhodes, looking to cut finds an inside edge onto the off stump. 117/4
32.4 to SM Pollock, fwd and drives airborne where Hooper takes a stunning catch low and to his left just off the ground, huge celebration from the WI team and they'll take drinks. 160/6
40.5 to MV Boucher, plays inside it and splits middle and leg with SA now in deep, deep trouble. 204/7
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  • 4th (reserve) umpire: R D'Mello (Kenya)
  • West Indies Innings
  • 50 up in 88 mins off 126 balls including 4 fours and a six
  • 3rd Wicket 50 partnership in 67 mins off 96 balls including 4 fours and a six (Lara 27, Chanderpaul 22)
  • BC Lara 50 in 99 mins off 78 balls including 5 fours and a six
  • 100 up in 125 mins off 183 balls including 9 fours and a six
  • 3rd Wicket 100 partnership in 97 mins off 143 balls including 10 fours and a six (Lara 62, Chanderpaul 32)
  • 150 up in 166 mins off 234 balls including 13 fours and a six
  • 4th Wicket 50 partnership in 39 mins off 48 balls including 3 fours and a six (Lara 30, Hooper 19)
  • BC Lara 100 in 160 mins off 121 balls including 10 fours and 2 sixes
  • 200 up in 194 mins off 269 balls including 18 fours and 2 sixes
  • This is the highest score made by BC Lara in ODIs against South Africa
  • This is the highest score made by BC Lara in all World Cups
  • 250 up in 213 mins off 292 balls including 23 fours and 4 sixes
  • 5th Wicket 50 partnership 16 mins off 21 balls including 5 fours and 2 sixes (Powell 26, Sarwan 24)
  • New 6th wicket partnership record for West Indies against South Africa
  • South African Innings
  • South Africa were fined 1 over for a slow over rate
  • M Dillon took his 100th ODI Wicket
  • 50 up in 51 mins off 73 balls including 6 fours
  • Official Attendance : 24 222
  • 100 up in 85 mins off 124 balls including 11 fours and 1 six
  • G Kirsten 50 in 99 mins off 67 balls including 5 fours
  • This is the highest total made against South Africa by any team in the World Cup
  • 150 up in 128 mins off 189 balls including 15 fours and 2 sixes
  • This is the highest score made by MV Boucher in all World Cups
  • 200 up in 166 mins off 246 balls including 18 fours and 3 sixes
  • 250 up in 192 mins off 280 balls including 20 fours and 7 sixes
  • 8th Wicket 50 partnership in 24 mins off 30 balls including 2 fours and 4 sixes (Klusener 36, Boje 14)
  • L Klusener 50 in 61 mins off 43 balls including 1 four and 5 sixes
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TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Match numberODI no. 1942
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
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Match Referee
PointsWest Indies 4, South Africa 0
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