result
4th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 20 2006, VB Series
(47/50 ov, target 246)186
Australia won by 59 runs
player of the match
Brett Lee
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Damien Martyn  b Pollock119920122.22
Phil Jaques c †Boucher b van der Wath9411214514083.92
Ricky Ponting (c)c Smith b Hall919301047.36
Andrew Symonds c Prince b Steyn714221050.00
Michael Clarke c †Boucher b van der Wath3444654077.27
Michael Hussey c Kruger b Hall1831370058.06
Brad Haddin  b Pollock1430025.00
James Hopes c Botha b Hall3847561080.85
Brett Lee  b Smith6990066.66
Brett Dorey c Kemp b Hall28130025.00
Glenn McGrath not out 2670033.33
Extras(lb 3, nb 7, w 13)23
TOTAL(49.2 Ov, RR: 4.96, 210 Mts)245
Did not bat: Brad Hogg 
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Damien Martyn, 2.4 ov), 2-55 (Ricky Ponting, 9.6 ov), 3-85 (Andrew Symonds, 14.5 ov), 4-172 (Michael Clarke, 30.3 ov), 5-177 (Phil Jaques, 32.5 ov), 6-181 (Brad Haddin, 34.1 ov), 7-208 (Michael Hussey, 40.3 ov), 8-221 (Brett Lee, 43.4 ov), 9-238 (Brett Dorey, 47.1 ov), 10-245 (James Hopes, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1023123.10392010
Dale Steyn5058111.601510027
Andrew Hall9.203543.75363010
Garnett Kruger603505.83214020
Johan Botha1004704.70232000
Johan van der Wath502124.20202010
Graeme Smith401513.75130020
South Africa INNINGS (target: 246 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c)c †Haddin b Lee917191052.94
Boeta Dippenaar  b Lee41931303044.08
Andrew Hall  b Lee1470025.00
Herschelle Gibbs lbw b Hogg3953704173.58
Ashwell Prince  b Lee2127351177.77
Mark Boucher lbw b Hogg512210041.66
Justin Kemp  b Lee3860037.50
Johan van der Wath c †Haddin b Hogg067000.00
Shaun Pollock c †Haddin b Dorey46313614148.38
Johan Botha not out 1525401060.00
Garnett Kruger c Symonds b McGrath075000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1, w 2)6
TOTAL(47 Ov, RR: 3.95, 200 Mts)186
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Graeme Smith, 4.3 ov), 2-16 (Andrew Hall, 6.2 ov), 3-84 (Herschelle Gibbs, 24.5 ov), 4-114 (Boeta Dippenaar, 31.5 ov), 5-119 (Ashwell Prince, 33.3 ov), 6-123 (Justin Kemp, 35.2 ov), 7-123 (Mark Boucher, 36.2 ov), 8-124 (Johan van der Wath, 36.6 ov), 9-185 (Shaun Pollock, 45.3 ov), 10-186 (Garnett Kruger, 46.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1012252.20410020
Glenn McGrath923513.88383101
Brett Dorey915115.66363400
James Hopes712804.00294000
Brad Hogg1003233.20351000
Andrew Symonds201507.5040100
MATCH DETAILS
Docklands Stadium, Melbourne
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season2005/06
Player Of The Match
Brett Lee
Brett Lee
Match numberODI no. 2316
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Player Replacement
Brad Hogg for Phil Jaques (South Africa 1st innings, 20.0 ov)
Johan van der Wath for Dale Steyn (Australia 1st innings, 18.0 ov)
ODI debut
Brett Dorey
Brett Dorey
Johan van der Wath
Johan van der Wath
Phil Jaques
Phil Jaques
Umpires
Australia Image
Daryl Harper
England Image
Mark Benson
TV Umpire
Australia Image
Peter Parker
Match Referee
New Zealand Image
Jeff Crowe
PointsAustralia 5, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.6 overs (60 balls), Extras 6
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 85/3 in 14.5 overs (PA Jaques 47, MJ Clarke 0)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • PA Jaques: 50 off 55 balls (10 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.2 overs (115 balls), Extras 12
  • Australia: 150 runs in 26.2 overs (171 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: Australia - 175/4 in 32.0 overs (PA Jaques 92, MEK Hussey 1)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 37.4 overs (240 balls), Extras 21
  • South Africa innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: South Africa - 43/2 in 17.0 overs (HH Dippenaar 21, HH Gibbs 12)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (108 balls), Extras 0
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 29.5 overs (179 balls), Extras 2
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 41.6 overs (254 balls), Extras 4