result
1st Final (D/N), Sydney, Jan 23 2003, VB Series
(12.2/50 ov)118/0
Australia won by 10 wickets (with 226 balls remaining)
player of the match
Brett Lee
Australia
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
England117/10(41 overs)
Australia118/0(12.2 overs)
12.2
2
Hoggard to Hayden, 2 runs
12.1
1
Hoggard to Gilchrist, 1 run
end of over 126 runs
AUS: 115/0CRR: 9.58 • RRR: 0.08 • Need 3 from 38 overs
Matthew Hayden43 (36)
Adam Gilchrist68 (36)
Ronnie Irani2-0-14-0
Matthew Hoggard3-0-33-0
11.6
Irani to Hayden, no run
11.5
Irani to Hayden, no run
11.4
Irani to Hayden, no run
11.3
Irani to Hayden, no run
11.2
6
Irani to Hayden, SIX runs
11.1
Irani to Hayden, no run
end of over 1110 runs
AUS: 109/0CRR: 9.90 • RRR: 0.23 • Need 9 from 39 overs
Adam Gilchrist68 (36)
Matthew Hayden37 (30)
Matthew Hoggard3-0-33-0
Ronnie Irani1-0-8-0
10.6
4
Hoggard to Gilchrist, FOUR runs
10.5
1
Hoggard to Hayden, 1 run
10.4
Hoggard to Hayden, no run
10.3
4
Hoggard to Hayden, FOUR runs
10.2
1
Hoggard to Gilchrist, 1 run
10.1
Hoggard to Gilchrist, no run
end of over 108 runs
AUS: 99/0CRR: 9.90 • RRR: 0.47 • Need 19 from 40 overs
Adam Gilchrist63 (33)
Matthew Hayden32 (27)
Ronnie Irani1-0-8-0
Matthew Hoggard2-0-23-0
9.6
1
Irani to Gilchrist, 1 run
9.5
4
Irani to Gilchrist, FOUR runs
9.4
1
Irani to Hayden, 1 run
9.3
Irani to Hayden, no run
9.2
1
Irani to Gilchrist, 1 run
9.1
1
Irani to Hayden, 1 run
Match details
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Brett Lee
Brett Lee
Series resultAustralia led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Match numberODI No. 1940
Match days - daynight match (50-over match)
Umpires
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David Orchard
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Darrell Hair
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd