result
2nd Final (D/N), Sydney, Feb 8 2004, VB Series
(33.2/50 ov, target 360)151
Australia won by 208 runs
player of the match
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Ganguly b Nehra2932384090.63
Matthew Hayden  b Tendulkar126122172113103.28
Ricky Ponting (c)c †Dravid b Pathan49110044.44
Damien Martyn c Badani b Pathan67761084088.16
Andrew Symonds  b Nehra66395273169.23
Michael Clarke not out 33204430165.00
Simon Katich not out 114420275.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 15)23
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 7.18, 217 Mts)359/5
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Adam Gilchrist, 8.6 ov), 2-73 (Ricky Ponting, 11.2 ov), 3-230 (Damien Martyn, 38.1 ov), 4-248 (Matthew Hayden, 41.2 ov), 5-347 (Andrew Symonds, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Irfan Pathan1007527.502912020
Lakshmipathy Balaji906507.22235201
Ashish Nehra1006326.30288030
Murali Kartik705107.29152121
Virender Sehwag503006.00100100
Sourav Ganguly10909.0021010
Sachin Tendulkar806017.50173210
India INNINGS (target: 360 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Virender Sehwag c Lee b Gillespie1271311171.43
Sachin Tendulkar c Lee b Gillespie2740384067.50
VVS Laxman c & b Lee57301071.43
Sourav Ganguly (c)c Symonds b Harvey315310020.00
Rahul Dravid run out (Martyn)01117000.00
Yuvraj Singh c †Gilchrist b Harvey415191026.67
Hemang Badani run out (†Gilchrist/Symonds)1827430166.67
Irfan Pathan  b Lee3041536073.17
Murali Kartik c †Gilchrist b Williams2325323092.00
Lakshmipathy Balaji  b Williams210160020.00
Ashish Nehra not out 144521350.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 2, w 4)13
TOTAL(33.2 Ov, RR: 4.53, 155 Mts)151
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Virender Sehwag, 2.6 ov), 2-49 (Sachin Tendulkar, 8.5 ov), 3-49 (VVS Laxman, 9.1 ov), 4-52 (Rahul Dravid, 12.5 ov), 5-56 (Sourav Ganguly, 14.2 ov), 6-59 (Yuvraj Singh, 16.5 ov), 7-99 (Hemang Badani, 24.2 ov), 8-123 (Irfan Pathan, 29.4 ov), 9-136 (Murali Kartik, 31.6 ov), 10-151 (Lakshmipathy Balaji, 33.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jason Gillespie915225.78336200
Brett Lee1013923.90446021
Brad Williams6.211221.89301000
Ian Harvey523026.00204101
Andrew Symonds311103.67151010
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden
Player Of The Series
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultAustralia won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI No. 2098
Match days - daynight match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Simon Taufel
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of Play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • 12th Men: GB Hogg (Australia) and SB Bangar (India)
  • Scorers: CL Bennison and MA Fowler
  • Australia 50 in 31 mins, off 7.2 overs
  • Gilchrist/Hayden 50 partnership in 31 mins, off 45 balls
  • Hayden 50 in 67 mins in 37 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • Australia 100 in 71 mins, off 15.2 overs
  • Hayden/Martyn 50 partnership in 50 mins, off 67 balls
  • Australia 150 in 113 mins, off 26.3 overs
  • Hayden/Martyn 100 partnership in 73 mins, off 107 balls
  • Hayden 100 in 130 mins, off 95 balls, 9x4, 3x6
  • Australia 200 in 138 mins, off 32.4 overs
  • Martyn 50 in 92 mins, off 58 balls, 3x4
  • Hayden/Martyn 150 partnership in 102 mins, off 152 balls
  • Australia 250 in 177 mins, off 42.1 overs
  • Symonds/Clarke 50 partnership in 19 mins, off 26 balls
  • Australia 300 in 192 mins, off 45.4 overs
  • Symonds 50 in 44 mins, off 32 balls, 7x4, 2x6
  • Australia 350 in 216 mins, off 49.4 overs
  • India 50 in 52 mins, off 10.5 overs
  • India 100 in 119 mins, off 24.3 overs
  • India 150 in 154 mins, off 33 overs