result
2nd Final (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 25 2003, VB Series
(49.3/50 ov, target 230)224
Australia won by 5 runs
player of the match
Brett Lee
Australia
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Australia229/7(50 overs)
Brad Hogg*71 (77)
Ronnie Irani3/46(10)
Andy Caddick2/23(10)
England224/10(49.3 overs)
Brett Lee5/30(9.3)
Shane Warne2/58(10)
49.3
W
Lee to Anderson, OUT
James Anderson run out (†Gilchrist) 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
49.2
Lee to Anderson, no run
49.1
W
Lee to Caddick, OUT
Andy Caddick b Lee 4 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.67
end of over 495 runs
ENG: 224/8CRR: 4.57 • RRR: 6.00 • Need 6 from 6b
Andy Caddick4 (5)
Paul Collingwood25 (29)
Brad Williams10-1-46-1
Brett Lee9-0-30-4
48.6
1
Williams to Caddick, 1 run
48.5
1
Williams to PD Collingwood, 1 run
48.4
1
Williams to Caddick, 1 run
48.3
1
Williams to PD Collingwood, 1 run
48.2
1
Williams to Caddick, 1 run
48.1
Williams to Caddick, no run
end of over 483 runs • 2 wickets
ENG: 219/8CRR: 4.56 • RRR: 5.50 • Need 11 from 12b
Andy Caddick1 (1)
Paul Collingwood23 (27)
Brett Lee9-0-30-4
Brad Williams9-1-41-1
47.6
1
Lee to Caddick, 1 run
47.5
W
Lee to Blackwell, OUT
Ian Blackwell c Martyn b Lee 1 (4m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33
47.4
1
Lee to PD Collingwood, 1 run
47.3
1
Lee to Blackwell, 1 run
47.2
Lee to Blackwell, no run
47.1
W
Lee to Flintoff, OUT
Andrew Flintoff b Lee 16 (25m 18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 88.89
end of over 477 runs
ENG: 216/6CRR: 4.59 • RRR: 4.67 • Need 14 from 18b
Paul Collingwood22 (26)
Andrew Flintoff16 (17)
Brad Williams9-1-41-1
Shane Warne10-0-58-2
46.6
Williams to PD Collingwood, no run
46.5
2
Williams to PD Collingwood, 2 runs
46.4
2
Williams to PD Collingwood, 2 runs
46.3
Williams to PD Collingwood, no run
46.2
2
Williams to PD Collingwood, 2 runs
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Brett Lee
Brett Lee
Player Of The Series
Brett Lee
Brett Lee
Series resultAustralia won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 1941
Match daysdaynight match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Darrell Hair
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Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
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Simon Taufel
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd