result
1st Match (D/N), Sydney, Dec 13 2002, VB Series
251/8
(45/50 ov)252/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)
player of the match
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick c Warne b Lee60577381105.26
Nick Knight not out 1111332096183.46
Ronnie Irani lbw b Warne033000.00
Nasser Hussain (c)c Gillespie b Lehmann5281801164.20
Ian Blackwell c †Gilchrist b Lehmann012000.00
Owais Shah c Bevan b Lehmann2470050.00
Alec Stewart lbw b Lee46160066.67
Craig White  b Lee15131720115.38
Gareth Batty  b Lee011000.00
Andy Caddick not out 1230050.00
Extras(b 2, nb 1, w 3)6
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.02, 209 Mts)251/8
Did not bat: James Kirtley 
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Marcus Trescothick, 16.5 ov), 2-103 (Ronnie Irani, 17.2 ov), 3-205 (Nasser Hussain, 40.2 ov), 4-206 (Ian Blackwell, 40.5 ov), 5-211 (Owais Shah, 42.1 ov), 6-223 (Alec Stewart, 45.3 ov), 7-249 (Craig White, 49.2 ov), 8-249 (Gareth Batty, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath803604.50294000
Jason Gillespie714105.86254100
Shane Watson302508.3382100
Brett Lee804745.88215011
Shane Warne1004214.20261010
Darren Lehmann1003233.20340010
Damien Martyn402606.5071100
Australia INNINGS (target: 252 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Shah b Irani53506170106.00
Matthew Hayden c Trescothick b Blackwell989212982106.52
Ricky Ponting (c)c Irani b Blackwell1830391060.00
Damien Martyn not out 4656794082.14
Darren Lehmann not out 2745511060.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 3, w 2)10
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 5.60, 181 Mts)252/3
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Adam Gilchrist, 13.5 ov), 2-161 (Ricky Ponting, 24.5 ov), 3-190 (Matthew Hayden, 32.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Kirtley715307.57197001
Andy Caddick603505.83202111
Craig White703304.71253001
Ronnie Irani503316.60133000
Ian Blackwell1003823.80352000
Gareth Batty1005505.50284110
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden
Match numberODI No. 1917
Match days - daynight match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Gareth Batty
Gareth Batty
Umpires
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Rudi Koertzen
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Match Referee
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Wasim Raja
PointsAustralia 5, England 1
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of Play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • 12th Men: AJ Bichel (Aus) and PD Collingwood (England)
  • Scorers: ME Gorham and R Kelleher
  • England 50 in 41 mins, off 10 overs
  • Trescothick/Knight 50 partnership in 41 mins, off 60 balls
  • Trescothick 50 in 57 mins, off 46 balls, 7x4, 1x6
  • England 100 in 70 mins, off 16.1 overs
  • Trescothick/Knight 100 partnership in 70 mins, off 97 balls
  • Knight 50 in 93 mins, off 57 balls, 3x4, 1x6
  • England 150 in 121 mins, off 28.4 overs
  • Knight/Hussain 50 partnership in 73 mins, off 75 balls, 1x4, 1x6
  • England 200 in 154 mins, off 39.3 overs
  • Knight/Hussain 100 partnership in 193 mins, off 127 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Knight 100 in 193 mins, off 127 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • England 250 in 208 mins, off 49.5 overs
  • Australia 50 in 27 mins, off 6.1 overs
  • Gilchrist/Hayden 50 partnership in 27 mins, off 38 balls
  • Gilchrist 50 in 54 mins, off 44 balls, 7x4
  • Australia 100 in 60 mins, off 13.2 overs
  • Gilchrist/Hayden 100 partnership in 60 mins, off 81 balls
  • Hayden 50 in 66 mins, off 38 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Australia 150 in 96 mins, off 23.1 overs
  • Hayden/Ponting 50 partnership in 35 mins, off 57 balls
  • Australia 200 in 139 mins, off 34.2 overs
  • Martyn/Lehmann 50 partnership in 41 mins, off 63 balls