result
6th Match (D/N), Brisbane, Jan 20 2004, VB Series
255/6
(47.1/50 ov, target 256)231
India won by 24 runs
player of the match
India INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Parthiv Patel  b Streak1929393065.52
Sourav Ganguly (c)c Hondo b Ervine3343684076.74
VVS Laxman c †Taibu b Ervine1221391057.14
Rahul Dravid c Streak b Ervine841061313079.25
Yuvraj Singh  b Price6976833090.79
Rohan Gavaskar  b Streak22223411100.00
Hemang Badani not out 11400100.00
Irfan Pathan not out 53210166.67
Extras(lb 3, nb 1, w 6)10
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.10, 204 Mts)255/6
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Parthiv Patel, 8.6 ov), 2-67 (Sourav Ganguly, 14.3 ov), 3-74 (VVS Laxman, 16.5 ov), 4-188 (Yuvraj Singh, 40.6 ov), 5-249 (Rohan Gavaskar, 48.6 ov), 6-249 (Rahul Dravid, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak1014824.80345020
Andy Blignaut714406.29214021
Douglas Hondo603906.50163100
Sean Ervine1004734.70314020
Ray Price1004314.30230000
Grant Flower703104.43120000
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 256 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Laxman b Nehra3664814056.25
Mark Vermeulen retired hurt 1418332077.78
Travis Friend run out (Ganguly)719351036.84
Stuart Carlisle c †Patel b Ganguly3461920055.74
Andy Blignaut c Yuvraj Singh b Balaji1350033.33
Heath Streak (c) b Ganguly313150023.08
Tatenda Taibu c Laxman b Ganguly1536450041.67
Sean Ervine c Ganguly b Balaji39274740144.44
Dion Ebrahim c Ganguly b Pathan39305240130.00
Ray Price not out 18121910150.00
Douglas Hondo run out (Kumble/Ganguly)011000.00
Extras(lb 11, nb 1, w 13)25
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 4.89, 217 Mts)231
Fall of wickets: 0-28* (Mark Vermeulen, retired hurt), 1-66 (Travis Friend, 15.3 ov), 2-70 (Grant Flower, 17.5 ov), 3-73 (Andy Blignaut, 18.5 ov), 4-81 (Heath Streak, 22.3 ov), 5-128 (Tatenda Taibu, 34.5 ov), 6-148 (Stuart Carlisle, 36.6 ov), 7-197 (Sean Ervine, 43.4 ov), 8-231 (Dion Ebrahim, 46.6 ov), 9-231 (Douglas Hondo, 47.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashish Nehra914414.89326000
Irfan Pathan924014.44343051
Lakshmipathy Balaji9.103724.04372020
Anil Kumble1014404.40313000
Sourav Ganguly1005535.50252010
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh
Match numberODI No. 2085
Match days - daynight match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Rudi Koertzen
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Peter Parker
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
PointsIndia 5, Zimbabwe 1
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of Play: 1.15pm - 4.45pm, 5.30pm - 9.00pm
  • 12th Men: M Kartik (India) and V Sibanda (Zimbabwe)
  • Scorers: BL FitzGerald and JI Harris
  • India 50 in 53 minutes off 11.2 overs
  • India 100 in 102 minutes off 23.2 overs
  • India 150 in 134 minutes off 32.6 overs
  • Yuvraj Singh 50 in 57 minutes off 52 balls 2x4's
  • 100 partnership Dravid/Yuvraj Singh in 74 minutes off 127 balls
  • R Dravid 50 in 98 minutes off 80 balls 1x4
  • 50 partnership Dravid/Gavaskar in 28 minutes off 39 balls
  • India 200 in 172 minutes off 42.4 overs
  • India 250 in 203 minutes off 49.4 overs
  • MA Vermeulen retired hurt at 28/0 (hit on the helmet by a rising ball from Pathan)
  • Zimbabwe 50 in 53 minutes off 11.5 overs
  • Rain interrupted play from 7.31pm to 8.20pm with Zimbabwe 106/4 after 29.5 overs; no overs lost
  • Zimbabwe 100 in 124 minutes off 28.1 overs
  • Zimbabwe 150 in 166 minutes off 37.3 overs
  • Zimbabwe 200 in 199 minutes off 43.5 overs
  • Attendance 9,638