result
3rd ODI (D/N), Wellington, Feb 20 2004, South Africa tour of New Zealand
(38/38 ov, target 255)249/7
New Zealand won by 5 runs
Player Of The Match
45* (27) & 2/44
scott-styris
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Scorecard summary
New Zealand254/5(38 overs)
Nicky Boje1/49(7)
Graeme Smith1/36(4.1)
South Africa249/7(38 overs)
end of over 3821 runs
SA: 249/7CRR: 6.55 
Shaun Pollock29 (17)
Ashwell Prince45 (38)
Kyle Mills 7-0-56-0
37.6
Mills to Pollock, no run

all over! yorker on the leg stump, played back to the bowler, Mills holds his nerves and New Zealand win 5 runs!

6 needed from 1 ball

37.5
6
Mills to Pollock, SIX runs

oh dear! he gets another one! this time it is lofted over the long on fence, can he pull this off!

37.4
6
Mills to Pollock, SIX runs

fuller length delivery outside the off stump, Pollock gets stuck to this one and lofts it over the long off fence, can he hit two more?

three sixes needed now

37.3
2
Mills to Pollock, 2 runs

driven wide of the cover fielder, good diving stop there saves two runs

37.2
6
Mills to Pollock, SIX runs

fulltoss outside the off stump, smashed over the cover fence, huge hit

37.1
1
Mills to Prince, 1 run

pitched up outside the off stump, played down to the mid off region, just the single

end of over 377 runs
SA: 228/7CRR: 6.16 RRR: 27.00
Shaun Pollock9 (12)
Ashwell Prince44 (37)
Daryl Tuffey 5-1-38-0

South Africa require another 27 runs with 3 wickets and 6 balls remaining

Mills to bowl the last over

36.6
Tuffey to Pollock, no run

fuller length delivery wide outside the off stump, Pollock slashes hard but makes no connection

36.5
2
Tuffey to Pollock, 2 runs

makes room and lofts it down to the long on region, just the two

36.4
2
Tuffey to Pollock, 2 runs

driven wide of the long on fielder, gets back for the second

36.3
1
Tuffey to Prince, 1 run
36.2
Tuffey to Prince, no run

moves away even before the ball is bowled, Tyffey follows him and in the end pushes it back to the bowler

36.1
2
Tuffey to Prince, 2 runs

pitched up on the middle, Prince moves across and flicks it away to the fine leg region, runs hard and gets back for the second

end of over 3612 runs
SA: 221/7CRR: 6.13 RRR: 17.00
Ashwell Prince41 (34)
Shaun Pollock5 (9)
Kyle Mills 6-0-35-0

South Africa require another 34 runs with 3 wickets and 12 balls remaining

Tuffey to bowl the second last over

35.6
1
Mills to Prince, 1 run

fulltoss outside the off stump, hit across the line to the deep mid wicket region

35.5
4
Mills to Prince, FOUR runs

huge swing, ball takes the edge and goes away to the third man fence

35.4
4
Mills to Prince, FOUR runs

moves forward and then goes back, Mills bowls it fuller and wide outside the off stump, played wide of the gully fielder, no third man in place

35.3
1
Mills to Pollock, 1 run

fuller length delivery on the middle and off stump line, played down to the long on region

35.2
1
Mills to Prince, 1 run

moves across and plays it away to the fine leg region, ball goes straight to the fielder and just the single is taken

35.1
1
Mills to Pollock, 1 run

fulltoss outside the off stump, driven down to long off, just the one

end of over 356 runs
SA: 209/7CRR: 5.97 RRR: 15.33
Ashwell Prince31 (30)
Shaun Pollock3 (7)
Daryl Tuffey 4-1-31-0

South Africa require another 46 runs with 3 wickets and 18 balls remaining

34.6
Tuffey to Prince, no run

comes down the track and has a wild swing, misses the target by a mile

34.5
2
Tuffey to Prince, 2 runs

gives room and lofts it away to the deep mid wicket region, Vettori does well to keep it down to two

Match details
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Scott Styris
Scott Styris
Series resultNew Zealand led the 6-match series 2-1
Match numberODI no. 2101
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Albie Morkel
Albie Morkel
Umpires
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Steve Davis
New Zealand Image
Tony Hill
TV Umpire
New Zealand Image
Gary Baxter
Match Referee
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Gundappa Viswanath