result
1st Final (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 6 2002, VB Series
(45.1/50 ov)191/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
5/31
makhaya-ntini
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lou Vincent c Rhodes b Ntini715200046.66
Nathan Astle c Kallis b Ntini921291042.85
Stephen Fleming (c)c Kallis b Klusener50791112063.29
Craig McMillan run out (Gibbs)73991374173.73
Chris Cairns c Kirsten b Klusener043000.00
Chris Harris c †Boucher b Pollock919220047.36
Dion Nash c Donald b Ntini913210069.23
Adam Parore c †Boucher b Ntini210160020.00
Andre Adams c Klusener b Ntini1391501144.44
Daniel Vettori not out 612190050.00
Shane Bond run out (Rhodes)1680016.66
Extras(lb 5, w 6)11
TOTAL(47.5 Ov, RR: 3.97, 206 Mts)190
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Lou Vincent, 5.2 ov), 2-18 (Nathan Astle, 7.1 ov), 3-127 (Stephen Fleming, 32.1 ov), 4-128 (Chris Cairns, 32.6 ov), 5-155 (Chris Harris, 38.4 ov), 6-158 (Craig McMillan, 40.1 ov), 7-168 (Dion Nash, 43.1 ov), 8-168 (Adam Parore, 43.2 ov), 9-187 (Andre Adams, 45.5 ov), 10-190 (Shane Bond, 47.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock903013.33322000
Makhaya Ntini1003153.10422030
Allan Donald804405.50191110
Jacques Kallis6.502503.65210020
Lance Klusener702723.85221000
Nicky Boje702804.00221100
South Africa INNINGS (target: 191 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herschelle Gibbs c †Parore b Cairns2447613051.06
Gary Kirsten run out (McMillan)2539532064.10
Jacques Kallis not out 59801185173.75
Boeta Dippenaar not out 791071109073.83
Extras(lb 1, nb 2, w 1)4
TOTAL(45.1 Ov, RR: 4.22, 172 Mts)191/2
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Gary Kirsten, 13.1 ov), 2-52 (Herschelle Gibbs, 14.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shane Bond822102.62392000
Dion Nash10606.0041000
Andre Adams803204.00282010
Daniel Vettori503206.40166000
Chris Cairns812713.37292002
Craig McMillan301404.66111000
Chris Harris9.104404.80242100
Nathan Astle301404.66143000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season2001/02
Player Of The Match
Makhaya Ntini
Makhaya Ntini
Series resultSouth Africa led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1804
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Bob Parry
Match Referee
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Hanumant Singh
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of play: 2.30pm - 6.00pm, 6.45pm - 10.15pm
  • Scorers: J Hamilton and CJ Reece
  • 12th Men: BB McCullum (New Zealand) and JL Ontong (South Africa)
  • New Zealand 50 in 50 minutes from 13.5 overs (83 balls)
  • CD McMillan 50 in 93 minutes from 70 balls
  • McMillan/Fleming 50 partnership in 46 minutes from 60 balls
  • New Zealand 100 in 107 minutes from 24.4 overs (148 balls)
  • McMillan/Fleming 100 partnership in 93 minutes from 134 balls
  • SP Fleming 50 in 109 minutes from 78 balls
  • New Zealand 150 in 155 minutes in 155 minutes from 37.5 overs (227 balls)
  • South Africa 50 in 50 minutes from 12.5 overs (78 balls)
  • South Africa 100 in 106 minutes from 25.4 overs (156 balls)
  • HH Dippenaar 50 in 67 minutes from 73 balls
  • Dippenaar/Kallis 50 partnership in 46 minutes from 69 balls
  • South Africa 150 in 149 minutes from 37.4 overs (228 balls)
  • Dippenaar/Kallis 100 partnership in 87 minutes from 139 balls
  • Attendence: 20,671