result
1st Match, Wellington, Feb 15 1995, New Zealand Centenary Tournament
(43.2/50 ov)124/7
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)
player of the match
Steve Waugh
Australia
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten c †Healy b Reiffel1535571042.86
Mike Rindel c Taylor b Reiffel1427241051.85
Hansie Cronje (c)c Taylor b Blewett2241562053.66
Daryll Cullinan st †Healy b Warne078000.00
Jonty Rhodes  b McGrath2561641040.98
Dave Callaghan c SR Waugh b Warne1740014.29
David Richardson not out 2256930039.29
Eric Simons lbw b McGrath022000.00
Pat Symcox c ME Waugh b May1031251032.26
Fanie de Villiers  b Reiffel861110133.33
Allan Donald  b Reiffel0107000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 3)6
TOTAL(46.2 Ov, RR: 2.65, 180 Mts)123
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Mike Rindel), 2-48 (Gary Kirsten), 3-52 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-54 (Hansie Cronje), 5-55 (Dave Callaghan), 6-95 (Jonty Rhodes), 7-95 (Eric Simons), 8-111 (Pat Symcox), 9-121 (Fanie de Villiers), 10-123 (Allan Donald)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1012522.50---01
Paul Reiffel8.212743.24---01
Greg Blewett1003013.00---01
Shane Warne1031821.80---00
Tim May802012.50---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 124 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor (c)c Cullinan b de Villiers2433313072.73
Greg Blewett run out 1421372066.67
Mark Waugh  b Symcox1123291047.83
David Boon lbw b de Villiers1220050.00
Steve Waugh not out 44921233047.83
Ricky Ponting  b Simons16120016.67
Ian Healy lbw b Cronje1857561031.58
Paul Reiffel c Rhodes b Cronje824232033.33
Shane Warne not out 2480050.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(43.2 Ov, RR: 2.86)124/7
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Mark Taylor), 2-38 (Greg Blewett), 3-39 (David Boon), 4-55 (Mark Waugh), 5-56 (Ricky Ponting), 6-103 (Ian Healy), 7-115 (Paul Reiffel)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Donald703204.57---00
Fanie de Villiers1023423.40---00
Eric Simons1031911.90---00
Pat Symcox1012312.30---00
Hansie Cronje6.211522.37---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand Centenary TournamentSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Season1994/95
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Steve Waugh
Match numberODI No. 975
Match days - day match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Greg Blewett
Greg Blewett
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Umpires
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Brian Aldridge
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Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
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Evan Watkin
Match Referee
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Frank Cameron
PointsAustralia 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Scorers: I Smith and C Styles
  • 12th Men: J Angel (Australia) and CR Matthews (South Africa)