result
1st Match (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 14 2005, VB Series
(46.2/50 ov, target 302)185
Australia won by 116 runs
player of the match
Brad Hogg
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Bravo b Bradshaw0710000.00
Michael Clarke  b Samuels6677918085.71
Ricky Ponting (c)run out (Chanderpaul/†Browne)78921465184.78
Damien Martyn not out 959311061102.15
Andrew Symonds c Gayle b Bradshaw2021221095.23
Darren Lehmann not out 20142120142.85
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 4, w 11)22
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.02, 202 Mts)301/4
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Adam Gilchrist, 2.1 ov), 2-119 (Michael Clarke, 21.6 ov), 3-207 (Ricky Ponting, 39.2 ov), 4-254 (Andrew Symonds, 45.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ian Bradshaw1014624.59334010
Mervyn Dillon806908.62238104
Marlon Samuels1004514.50304020
Wavell Hinds302006.6651000
Chris Gayle302107.0072000
Ramnaresh Sarwan804906.12170150
Dwayne Bravo804405.50193020
West Indies INNINGS (target: 302 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Gayle lbw b Lee033000.00
Wavell Hinds run out (Symonds)510191050.00
Ramnaresh Sarwan c †Gilchrist b Lee410201040.00
Brian Lara (c)c Symonds b Hogg58681126085.29
Xavier Marshall c †Gilchrist b Lee510121050.00
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c & b Hogg46731031063.01
Marlon Samuels c & b Hogg926200034.61
Dwayne Bravo c †Gilchrist b Hogg310170030.00
Courtney Browne not out 2039471051.28
Ian Bradshaw c Clarke b Hogg1219180063.15
Mervyn Dillon c Ponting b Kasprowicz610221060.00
Extras(b 1, lb 13, w 3)17
TOTAL(46.2 Ov, RR: 3.99, 201 Mts)185
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Chris Gayle, 0.3 ov), 2-17 (Wavell Hinds, 3.4 ov), 3-21 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 4.1 ov), 4-33 (Xavier Marshall, 6.6 ov), 5-131 (Brian Lara, 28.1 ov), 6-136 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 30.5 ov), 7-143 (Marlon Samuels, 34.3 ov), 8-144 (Dwayne Bravo, 36.2 ov), 9-167 (Ian Bradshaw, 41.1 ov), 10-185 (Mervyn Dillon, 46.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1013633.60434000
Jason Gillespie802903.62333020
Michael Kasprowicz6.202614.10212010
Shane Watson703705.28172000
Brad Hogg1003253.20371000
Andrew Symonds501102.20210000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season2004/05
Player Of The Match
Brad Hogg
Brad Hogg
Match numberODI no. 2204
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
ODI debut
Xavier Marshall
Xavier Marshall
Umpires
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Rudi Koertzen
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Bob Parry
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
PointsAustralia 6, West Indies 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • Scorers: JKE Higgs and KV O'Neill
  • 12th Men: GD McGrath (Australia) and RL Powell (West Indies)
  • AC Gilchrist/MJ Clarke (2*) 1st wicket partnership 4 runs in 10 mins from 14 balls
  • Australia 50 in 42 mins from 9.2 overs
  • MJ Clarke 50 in 68 mins from 53 balls, 8x4
  • Australia 100 in 81 mins from 18.3 overs
  • RT Ponting 50 in 81 mins from 50 balls, 5x4 1x6
  • MJ Clarke/RT Ponting (50*) 2nd wicket partnership 115 runs in 80 mins from 120 balls
  • Australia 150 in 110 mins from 27.3 overs
  • Australia 200 in 152 mins from 38.2 overs
  • DR Martyn 50 in 62 mins from 61 balls, 3x4
  • RT Ponting/DR Martyn (51*) 3rd wicket partnership 88 runs in 65 mins from 104 balls
  • Australia 250 in 177 mins from 45 overs
  • DR Martyn (73*)/A Symonds 4th wicket partnership 47 runs in 22 mins from 40 balls
  • Australia 300 in 202 mins from 50 overs
  • DR Martyn/DS Lehmann 5th wicket partnership (unbroken) 47 runs in 21 mins from 26 balls
  • CH Gayle/WW Hinds (0*) 1st wicket partnership 0 runs in 3 mins from 3 balls
  • WW Hinds/RR Sarwan (4*) 2nd wicket partnership 17 runs in 15 mins from 19 balls
  • RR Sarwan/BC Lara (2*) 3rd wicket partnership 4 runs in 4 mins from 3 balls
  • BC Lara (7*)/XM Marshall 4th wicket partnership 12 runs in 12 mins from 17 balls
  • West Indies 50 in 61 mins from 12 overs
  • West Indies 100 in 108 mins from 22.2 overs
  • BC Lara 50 in 99 minutes from 59 balls, 5x4
  • BC Lara/S Chanderpaul (45*) 5th wicket partnership 98 runs in 94 mins from 127 balls
  • S Chanderpaul/MN Samuels (4*) 6th wicket partnership 5 runs in 8 mins from 16 balls
  • MN Samuels/DDJ Bravo (2*) 7th wicket partnership 7 runs in 11 mins from 22 balls
  • DDJ Bravo/CO Browne (0*) 8th wicket partnership 1 run in 5 mins from 11 balls
  • West Indies 150 in 163 minutes from 37.4 overs
  • CO Browne (10*)/IDR Bradshaw 9th wicket partnership 23 runs in 18 mins from 29 balls
  • CO Browne/M Dillon 10th wicket partnership 18 runs in 22 mins from 31 balls
  • Attendance: 51433