result
2nd Match (D/N), Melbourne, Dec 15 2002, VB Series
(48/50 ov, target 319)229
Australia won by 89 runs
player of the match
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist  b Anderson124104154124119.23
Matthew Hayden c Batty b Kirtley411121036.36
Ricky Ponting (c)c Shah b Blackwell1191231609396.74
Michael Bevan  b Batty3440075.00
Damien Martyn c Batty b White912140075.00
Darren Lehmann not out 1819380194.73
Shane Watson c White b Blackwell912130075.00
Shane Warne not out 19152201126.66
Extras(lb 6, w 7)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.36, 212 Mts)318/6
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Matthew Hayden, 2.5 ov), 2-240 (Adam Gilchrist, 37.1 ov), 3-247 (Michael Bevan, 38.2 ov), 4-271 (Ricky Ponting, 41.6 ov), 5-271 (Damien Martyn, 42.2 ov), 6-286 (Shane Watson, 45.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Kirtley906216.88314430
James Anderson604617.66187020
Craig White1015615.60275000
Ronnie Irani502905.80131100
Ian Blackwell1005425.40293120
Gareth Batty1006516.50182300
England INNINGS (target: 319 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick c Hayden b Gillespie614141042.85
Nick Knight c Warne b Watson706812290102.94
Ronnie Irani run out (Watson/McGrath)047000.00
Nasser Hussain (c) b Warne1930452063.33
Owais Shah c McGrath b Warne710131070.00
Alec Stewart run out (Bevan)3570060.00
Ian Blackwell run out (†Gilchrist)4354902279.62
Craig White not out 5774931077.02
Gareth Batty  b Lehmann3960033.33
James Anderson  b Lee613181046.15
James Kirtley  b Lee1880012.50
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 1, w 5)14
TOTAL(48 Ov, RR: 4.77, 216 Mts)229
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Marcus Trescothick, 3.3 ov), 2-16 (Ronnie Irani, 4.2 ov), 3-76 (Nasser Hussain, 13.5 ov), 4-87 (Owais Shah, 15.6 ov), 5-92 (Alec Stewart, 17.4 ov), 6-131 (Nick Knight, 24.6 ov), 7-203 (Ian Blackwell, 38.6 ov), 8-208 (Gareth Batty, 40.6 ov), 9-223 (James Anderson, 45.4 ov), 10-229 (James Kirtley, 47.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath613105.16245000
Jason Gillespie1005515.50304011
Brett Lee903123.44374000
Shane Warne7.503924.97261210
Shane Watson703114.42201010
Damien Martyn2.101306.0051000
Darren Lehmann602113.50181000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Match numberODI no. 1919
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
ODI debut
James Anderson
James Anderson
Umpires
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Simon Taufel
West Indies Image
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Australia Image
Steve Davis
Match Referee
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Wasim Raja
PointsAustralia 6, England 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • 12th Men: AJ Bichel (Australia) and PD Collingwood (England)
  • Scorers: KV O'Neill and CJ Reece
  • Australia 50 (43 minutes, 53 balls) 100 (79 minutes, 100 balls)
  • Australia 150 (101 minutes, 137 balls) 200 (131 minutes, 192 balls)
  • Australia 250 (162 minutes, 234 balls), 300 (200 minutes, 285 balls)
  • Australia Gilchrist/Ponting partnership 50 (34 minutes, 41 balls) 100 (81 minutes, 92 balls) 150 (98 minutes, 140 balls), 200 (128 minutes, 191 balls)
  • Ponting 50 (66 minutes, 48 balls) 100 (136 minutes, 108 balls)
  • Gilchrist 50 (99 minutes, 48 balls), 100 (138 minutes, 92 balls)
  • England 50 (44 minutes, 56 balls) 100 (100 minutes, 116 balls)
  • Knight 50 (79 minutes, 39 balls)
  • Attendance: 34887
  • England 150 (143 minutes, 177 balls)
  • England 200 (179 minutes, 232 balls)