22nd Match, Nagpur, Mar 1 1996, Wills World Cup
(36/50 ov, target 155)158/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 84 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Andy Waller run out 6710113710066.33
Grant Flower  b McGrath416240025.00
Guy Whittall c & b SR Waugh622241027.27
Alistair Campbell c ME Waugh b SR Waugh510181050.00
Andy Flower (c)†st †Healy b Warne715141046.66
Craig Evans c †Healy b Warne1824292175.00
Heath Streak c SR Waugh b Fleming1341430031.70
Paul Strang not out 1629421055.17
Bryan Strang  b Fleming022000.00
Stephen Peall c †Healy b Warne045000.00
Charlie Lock  b Warne511131045.45
Extras(lb 8, nb 2, w 3)13
TOTAL(45.3 Ov, RR: 3.38)154
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Grant Flower), 2-41 (Guy Whittall), 3-55 (Alistair Campbell), 4-68 (Andy Flower), 5-106 (Craig Evans), 6-126 (Andy Waller), 7-140 (Heath Streak), 8-140 (Bryan Strang), 9-145 (Stephen Peall), 10-154 (Charlie Lock)
Glenn McGrath821211.50---00
Damien Fleming913023.33---01
Shane Lee42802.00---01
Steve Waugh722223.14---00
Shane Warne9.313443.57---30
Mark Waugh503006.00---00
Stuart Law301003.33---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 155 runs from 50 overs)
Mark Taylor (c)c BC Strang b PA Strang3450725068.00
Mark Waugh not out 7610912910069.72
Ricky Ponting c & b PA Strang3351474064.70
Steve Waugh not out 5781071.42
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(36 Ov, RR: 4.38)158/2
Fall of wickets: 1-92 (Mark Taylor), 2-150 (Ricky Ponting)
Heath Streak1032902.90---11
Charlie Lock402506.25---00
Bryan Strang302006.66---00
Guy Whittall201105.50---00
Paul Strang1023323.30---00
Stephen Peall402005.00---00
Grant Flower301204.00---00
Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, Nagpur
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesWills World Cup
Player Of The Match
Shane Warne
Shane Warne
Match numberODI no. 1068
Match daysday (50-over match)
England Image
David Shepherd
New Zealand Image
Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
TM Samarasinghe
Match Referee
West Indies Image
Clive Lloyd
PointsAustralia 2, Zimbabwe 0
  • 3 pairs of brothers appearing in this match (Flowers, Strangs and Waughs).
  • AC Waller 3rd ODI 50 (other 2 against Sri Lanka).
  • Zimbabwe 154, lowest ever score by any team at Nagpur.
  • Australia's 5th consecutive ODI victory, 5th consecutive World Cup victory, 10 wins out of 11 World Cup matches on the subcontinent.
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