result
6th Match, Chennai, Oct 13 1987, Reliance World Cup
(42.4/50 ov, target 236)139
Australia won by 96 runs
player of the match
Steve Waugh
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Marsh c Curran b Omarshah621011468061.38
David Boon c †Houghton b Curran215190013.33
Dean Jones run out 212170016.66
Allan Border (c)c Omarshah b Butchart6788918076.13
Steve Waugh run out 45414832109.75
Simon O'Donnell run out 311100027.27
Greg Dyer c Paterson b Butchart27203512135.00
Peter Taylor not out 17132210130.76
Craig McDermott c Brown b Curran1330033.33
Tim May run out 11300100.00
Extras(w 8)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.70)235/9
Did not bat: Bruce Reid 
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (David Boon), 2-20 (Dean Jones), 3-133 (Allan Border), 4-143 (Geoff Marsh), 5-155 (Simon O'Donnell), 6-202 (Steve Waugh), 7-228 (Greg Dyer), 8-230 (Craig McDermott), 9-235 (Tim May)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kevin Curran802923.62---00
Malcolm Jarvis1004004.00---00
Peter Rawson603906.50---00
Iain Butchart1015925.90---00
John Traicos1003603.60---00
Ali Shah603215.33---00
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 236 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Robin Brown  b O'Donnell330350010.00
Grant Paterson run out 1653511030.18
Dave Houghton c O'Donnell b May1122461050.00
Andy Pycroft run out 929301031.03
Kevin Curran  b O'Donnell3038531378.94
Andy Waller c & b May1922231186.36
Ali Shah  b McDermott29160022.22
Peter Rawson  b Reid15142720107.14
Iain Butchart c Jones b O'Donnell1832392056.25
John Traicos (c)c & b O'Donnell651110120.00
Malcolm Jarvis not out 11200100.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 1, w 3)9
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 3.25)139
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Robin Brown), 2-27 (Grant Paterson), 3-41 (Andy Pycroft), 4-44 (Dave Houghton), 5-79 (Andy Waller), 6-97 (Ali Shah), 7-97 (Kevin Curran), 8-124 (Peter Rawson), 9-137 (John Traicos), 10-139 (Iain Butchart)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott711311.85---00
Bruce Reid712113.00---00
Simon O'Donnell9.413944.03---00
Steve Waugh63701.16---00
Tim May802923.62---00
Peter Taylor502505.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Madras
TossZimbabwe, elected to field first
SeriesReliance World Cup
Season1987/88
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Steve Waugh
Match numberODI no. 456
Match daysday(50-over match)
ODI debut
Malcolm Jarvis
Malcolm Jarvis
Tim May
Tim May
Umpires
England Image
David Shepherd
Pakistan Image
Khizer Hayat
PointsAustralia 4, Zimbabwe 0