result
6th Match, Delhi, Apr 11 1998, Pepsi Triangular Series
(50 ov, target 295)278/9
Australia won by 16 runs
player of the match
Ricky Ponting
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c †A Flower b Mbangwa1550020.00
Mark Waugh  b Streak871091674179.81
Ricky Ponting c Mbangwa b GJ Whittall14515818918191.77
Michael Bevan not out 33254320132.00
Damien Martyn not out 881500100.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 13)20
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.88)294/3
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Adam Gilchrist, 1.1 ov), 2-221 (Mark Waugh, 41.3 ov), 3-268 (Ricky Ponting, 46.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak1006416.40---21
Pommie Mbangwa1005815.80---20
Guy Whittall5052110.40---20
Adam Huckle804505.62---03
Andy Whittall1013103.10---10
Craig Evans502905.80---30
Murray Goodwin20904.50---00
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 295 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower  b Warne891251697071.20
Alistair Campbell (c)c SR Waugh b Kasprowicz1750014.28
Murray Goodwin c Kasprowicz b SR Waugh4653794086.79
Andy Flower run out (ME Waugh/†Gilchrist)73678970108.95
Craig Evans run out (Lehmann)641110150.00
Guy Whittall c Warne b Lehmann711161063.63
Heath Streak not out 27223930122.72
Paul Strang lbw b Fleming2560040.00
Andy Whittall  b Fleming011000.00
Pommie Mbangwa  b Kasprowicz046000.00
Adam Huckle not out 56121083.33
Extras(lb 10, nb 5, w 7)22
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.56)278/9
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Alistair Campbell, 1.3 ov), 2-98 (Murray Goodwin, 21.6 ov), 3-219 (Grant Flower, 40.4 ov), 4-226 (Andy Flower, 41.5 ov), 5-227 (Craig Evans, 42.2 ov), 6-246 (Guy Whittall, 44.5 ov), 7-256 (Paul Strang, 46.1 ov), 8-256 (Andy Whittall, 46.2 ov), 9-260 (Pommie Mbangwa, 47.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Damien Fleming1013923.90---30
Michael Kasprowicz1014724.70---01
Shane Warne1005415.40---31
Steve Waugh1005515.50---11
Gavin Robertson403107.75---00
Michael Bevan301906.33---00
Damien Martyn201507.50---01
Darren Lehmann10818.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
TossZimbabwe, elected to field first
SeriesPepsi Triangular SeriesAustralia tour of India
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Match numberODI no. 1313
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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O Krishna
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Sankara Dendapani
TV Umpire
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Rajan Seth
Match Referee
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Peter van der Merwe
PointsAustralia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • ME Waugh and RT Ponting 219 off 40.2 overs, Australia ODI record 2nd wicket partnership. (previous: GR Marsh and DM Jones 185 v England at Brisbane, 1990/91); 2nd highest partnership for any wicket for Australia (highest: DM Jones and AR Border 224* v Sri Lanka at Adelaide, 1984/85).
  • RT Ponting 145 off 158 balls, ties the Australia individual record score in ODIs (also: DM Jones 145 v England at Brisbane, 1990/91)
  • Australia innings: 1x7 ball over (48th over by Streak)