Wills World Cup, Match 2: South Africa v United Arab Emirates, Group B (Match 2).

Wills World Cup, Match 2: South Africa v United Arab Emirates, Group B (Match 2).

Post by Vicky B. Vigneswar » Mon, 19 Feb 1996 04:00:00

ODI # 1048
Wills World Cup 1996, Match 2
South Africa v United Arab Emirates, Group B (Match 2).
Pindi Stadium, Rawalpindi
16 February 1996

Result: South Africa won by 169 runs

Toss: UAE
Umpires: SA Bucknor (WI) and VK Ramaswamy (IND)
TV Umpires: A Sarkar
Match Referee: R Madugalle (SL)
Man of the match: G Kirsten

South Africa Innings
AC Hudson                                b Samarasekera        27 ( 33)
G Kirsten             not out                                 188 (159)
*WJ Cronje            st Imtiaz Abbasi   b Sultan Zarawani     57 (   )
DJ Cullinan           not out                                  41 ( 50)
Extras                (b 1, lb 1, w 3, nb 3)                    8
Total                 (2 wickets, 50 overs)                   321

DNB: JH Kallis, JN Rhodes, BM McMillan, SM Pollock,
     +SJ Palframan, CR Matthews, AA Donald.

FoW: 1-60 (Hudson), 2-176 (Cronje).

Bowling                      O      M      R      W
Samarasekera                 9      2     39      1
Shahzad Altaf                3      0     22      0
Arshad Laiq                  6      0     52      0
Shaukat Dukanwala           10      0     64      0
Azhar Saeed                  7      0     41      0
Sultan Zarawani             10      0     69      1
Mazhar Hussein               5      0     32      0

United Arab Emirates Innings
Azhar Saeed           c McMillan         b Pollock             11 (24)
G Mylvaganam          c Palframan        b Donald              23 (35)
Mazhar Hussein                           b Donald              14 (42)
V Mehra               run out            (McMillan)             2 (11)
Mohammad Aslam                           b McMillan             9 (  )
Arshaq Laiq           not out                                  43 (  )
JA Samarasekera       c Hudson           b Donald               4 (12)
*Sultan Zarawani      c Cronje           b McMillan             0 ( 7)
+Imtiaz Abbasi        c Palframan        b McMillan             1 ( 7)
Shaukat Dukanwala     not out                                  40 (  )
Extras                (w 3, nb 2)                               5
Total                 (8 wickets, 50 overs)                   152

DNB: Shahzad Altaf.

FoW: 1-24 (Azhar Saeed), 2-42 (Mylvaganam), 3-46 (Mehra),
     4-60 (Mohammad Aslam), 5-62 (Mazhar Hussain),
     6-68 (Samarasekera), 7-70 (Sultan Zarawani),
     8-72 (Imtiaz Abbasi).

Bowling                      O      M      R      W
Pollock                      9      2     28      1
Matthews                    10      0     39      0
Donald                      10      0     21      3
Cronje                       4      0     17      0
McMillan                     8      1     11      3
Kallis                       6      0     27      0
Kirsten                      3      1      9      0

*** Gary Kirsten's 50 came up off 51 balls,
    100 off 105 balls, 150 off 135 balls
*** Gary Kirsten 188 not out off 159 balls 4 sixes, 13 fours
*** It is the highest ever individual score in World Cup matches
    surpassing Viv Richards' 181* v SL at Karachi in 1987.
*** Needed 3 off last ball to equal Viv Richards' all time ODI record
    individual score of 189 but only got 2.
*** South Africa's 321/2 is the 17th highest ever ODI total by any
    team.

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