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RESULT
1st Final (D/N), Melbourne, February 06, 2004, VB Series
(40.1/50 ov, T:223) 224/3

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
88 (80)
ricky-ponting
India INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Virender Sehwag c †Gilchrist b Gillespie38130037.50
Sachin Tendulkar  b Lee822281036.36
VVS Laxman c Symonds b Williams2425502096.00
Rahul Dravid c Hayden b Harvey1229433041.37
Sourav Ganguly (c)c †Gilchrist b Harvey621330028.57
Yuvraj Singh c †Gilchrist b Lee21213030100.00
Hemang Badani not out 60811204074.07
Ajit Agarkar c Lee b Clarke5362704285.48
Irfan Pathan run out (Clarke/†Gilchrist)19192301100.00
Anil Kumble run out (Clarke/†Gilchrist)2370066.66
Lakshmipathy Balaji  b Gillespie2750028.57
Extras(lb 6, nb 4, w 2)12
TOTAL49 Ov (RR: 4.53, 219 Mts)222
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Virender Sehwag, 2.5 ov), 2-14 (Sachin Tendulkar, 5.5 ov), 3-48 (VVS Laxman, 13.2 ov), 4-48 (Rahul Dravid, 14.3 ov), 5-75 (Sourav Ganguly, 20.4 ov), 6-75 (Yuvraj Singh, 21.1 ov), 7-177 (Ajit Agarkar, 40.3 ov), 8-209 (Irfan Pathan, 46.1 ov), 9-217 (Anil Kumble, 47.3 ov), 10-222 (Lakshmipathy Balaji, 48.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jason Gillespie1003923.90394000
2.5 to V Sehwag, . 6/1
48.6 to L Balaji, . 222/10
Brett Lee903423.77393003
5.5 to SR Tendulkar, . 14/2
21.1 to Yuvraj Singh, . 75/6
Brad Williams1013813.80403001
13.2 to VVS Laxman, . 48/3
Ian Harvey1004024.00373100
14.3 to R Dravid, . 48/4
20.4 to SC Ganguly, . 75/5
Andrew Symonds704706.71204120
Michael Clarke301816.0060100
40.3 to AB Agarkar, . 177/7
Australia INNINGS (Target: 223 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Tendulkar b Balaji38202670190.00
Matthew Hayden c & b Balaji50911294054.94
Ricky Ponting (c)c †Dravid b Balaji888011472110.00
Damien Martyn not out 2037411054.05
Andrew Symonds not out 1015290066.66
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 2, w 8)18
TOTAL40.1 Ov (RR: 5.57, 171 Mts)224/3
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Adam Gilchrist, 5.6 ov), 2-187 (Matthew Hayden, 31.1 ov), 3-193 (Ricky Ponting, 33.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ajit Agarkar9.105806.32316010
Lakshmipathy Balaji1005235.20387022
5.6 to AC Gilchrist, . 48/1
31.1 to ML Hayden, . 187/2
33.5 to RT Ponting, . 193/3
Irfan Pathan803604.50332150
Anil Kumble703605.14222100
Virender Sehwag502905.80122000
Sourav Ganguly10505.0020000
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MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossIndia, elected to bat first
Series
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Australia
Ricky Ponting
Series resultAustralia led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2097
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
Australia
Simon Taufel
West Indies
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Australia
Daryl Harper
Match Referee
West Indies
Clive Lloyd
MATCH NOTES
  • India innings
  • India 50 off 89 balls in 76 mins
  • India 100 off 176 balls in 137 mins
  • 50 partnership Badani/Agarkar off 70 balls in 48 mins
  • India 150 off 215 balls in 161 mins
  • 100 partnership Badani/Agarkar off 110 balls in 70 mins
  • AB Agarkar 50 off 62 balls in 76 mins
  • India 200 off 270 balls in 198 mins
  • HK Badani 50 off 71 balls in 101 mins
  • Australia innings
  • Australia 50 runs in 29 mins, 40 balls
  • Australia 100 runs in 80 mins, 111 balls
  • RT Ponting 50 runs in 74 mins, 51 balls
  • Australia 150 runs in 109 mins, 165 balls
  • 100 runs partnership in 82 mins, 128 balls (Hayden/Ponting)
  • ML Hayden 50 runs in 129 mins, 91 balls
  • Australia 200 runs in 150 mins, 213 balls
Australia Innings
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VB Series
TEAMMWLPTNRR
AUS861371.100
INDIA853290.282
ZIM8076-1.326