result
8th Match (D/N), Adelaide, Jan 24 2004, VB Series
280/7
(50 ov, target 281)277/6
India won by 3 runs
player of the match
India INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanjay Bangar c Carlisle b Streak042000.00
Parthiv Patel c †Taibu b Streak0813000.00
VVS Laxman c Friend b Hondo13113820313194.92
Sourav Ganguly (c)c Ebrahim b Blignaut1550020.00
Rahul Dravid c Blignaut b Price5672954077.77
Rohan Gavaskar c Blignaut b Hondo5462783187.09
Hemang Badani  b Streak53310166.66
Ajit Agarkar not out 1281410150.00
Irfan Pathan not out 54610125.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 4, w 8)16
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.60, 213 Mts)280/7
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sanjay Bangar, 0.4 ov), 2-3 (Parthiv Patel, 2.4 ov), 3-4 (Sourav Ganguly, 3.4 ov), 4-137 (Rahul Dravid, 27.1 ov), 5-255 (Rohan Gavaskar, 46.4 ov), 6-261 (Hemang Badani, 47.2 ov), 7-271 (VVS Laxman, 48.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak1015335.30357011
Andy Blignaut502515.00192060
Sean Ervine604808.00147010
Douglas Hondo1005925.90253003
Ray Price1004314.30292000
Grant Flower904805.33232200
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 281 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vusi Sibanda c & b Balaji1236513033.33
Grant Flower c †Patel b Agarkar1014201071.42
Travis Friend c Laxman b Agarkar038000.00
Stuart Carlisle c Kartik b Agarkar1091281819085.15
Sean Ervine run out (Ganguly)10010014891100.00
Andy Blignaut c Laxman b Bangar1213191092.30
Heath Streak (c)not out 551210100.00
Dion Ebrahim not out 21300200.00
Extras(b 3, lb 12, w 12)27
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.54, 224 Mts)277/6
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Grant Flower, 4.6 ov), 2-25 (Travis Friend, 6.3 ov), 3-46 (Vusi Sibanda, 11.4 ov), 4-248 (Sean Ervine, 45.6 ov), 5-261 (Stuart Carlisle, 47.6 ov), 6-274 (Andy Blignaut, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ajit Agarkar1003933.90424060
Irfan Pathan1004704.70386030
Lakshmipathy Balaji1015215.20304010
Sanjay Bangar804215.25234010
Murali Kartik704907.00133100
Sourav Ganguly503306.6092010
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
VVS Laxman
VVS Laxman
Match numberODI no. 2087
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
PointsIndia 5, Zimbabwe 1
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of Play: 1.45pm - 5.15pm, 6.00pm - 9.30pm
  • 12th Men: A Bhandari (India) and S Matsikenyeri (Zimbabwe)
  • India's 50 in 53 minutes from 10.4 overs
  • Laxman's 50 off 44 balls with 8x4
  • India's 100 in 19.3 overs
  • India's 150 of 30.5 overs
  • Laxman's 100 from 107 balls, 11x4, 1x6
  • India's 200 in 39.1 overs
  • Gavaskar's 50 off 56 balls, 3x4, 1x6
  • India's 250 off 45.3 overs
  • Zimbabwe 50 off 13.2 overs
  • Crowd: 8,680
  • Zimbabwe's 100 off 23.5 overs
  • Carlisle 50 off 66 balls, 3x4
  • Ervine's 50 from 56 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Zimbabwe 150 off 30.5 overs
  • Zimbabwe's 200 in 38.4 overs
  • Ervine 100 off 99 balls, 9x4, 1x6