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Final Stages

Final

  • Scorecard New Zealand 184 beat Australia 180 by 4 runs

Semi-Finals

  • Scorecard India 117 lost to New Zealand 121-1 by 9 wickets
  • Scorecard South Africa 180-8 lost to Australia 181-1 by 9 wickets
Preliminary Stage

              P   W   L   T   NR   Pts    NRR
Australia     7   7   0   0   0   14    1.984
New Zealand   7   6   1   0   0   12    2.002
India         7   5   2   0   0   10    0.711
South Africa  7   4   3   0   0    8   -0.403
England       7   3   4   0   0    6    0.440
Sri Lanka     7   2   5   0   0    4   -1.572
Ireland       7   1   6   0   0    2   -0.975
Netherlands   7   0   7   0   0    0   -2.098
  • Scorecard Australia beat England by 54 runs
  • Scorecard Australia beat Netherlands by 10 wickets
  • Scorecard Australia beat India by 51 runs
  • Scorecard Australia beat Ireland by 10 wickets
  • Scorecard Australia beat New Zealand by 6 wickets
  • Scorecard Australia beat South Africa by 9 wickets
  • Scorecard Australia beat Sri Lanka by 200 runs
  • Scorecard England beat Netherlands by 140 runs
  • Scorecard England lost to India by 8 runs
  • Scorecard England beat Ireland by 8 wickets
  • Scorecard England lost to New Zealand by 93 runs
  • Scorecard England lost to South Africa by 5 wickets
  • Scorecard England beat Sri Lanka by 105 runs
  • Scorecard Netherlands lost to India by 154 runs
  • Scorecard Netherlands lost to Ireland by 41 runs
  • Scorecard Netherlands lost to New Zealand by 8 wickets
  • Scorecard Netherlands lost to South Africa by 4 wickets
  • Scorecard Netherlands lost to Sri Lanka by 26 runs
  • Scorecard India beat Ireland by 30 runs
  • Scorecard India lost to New Zealand by 74 runs
  • Scorecard India beat South Africa by 8 wickets
  • Scorecard India beat Sri Lanka by 141 runs
  • Scorecard Ireland lost to New Zealand by 8 wickets
  • Scorecard Ireland lost to South Africa by 9 wickets
  • Scorecard Ireland lost to Sri Lanka by 10 runs
  • Scorecard New Zealand beat South Africa by 158 runs
  • Scorecard New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 122 runs
  • Scorecard South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets
Tournament Statistics
Highest Individual Scores
Name Country Date Opposition Ground Runs
1 KL Rolton Aus. 01-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Hagley Ov., Christchurch 154*
2 CM Edwards England 30-Nov-2000 Holland BIL Oval, Lincoln 139*
3 SC Taylor England 12-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka BIL Oval, Lincoln 137*
4 EC Drumm N Z 11-Dec-2000 South Africa Lincoln Green 108*
5 KL Rolton Aus. 13-Dec-2000 South Africa BIL Oval, Lincoln 107*
6 L Olivier SAfrica 16-Dec-2000 Ireland Hagley Park No. 2 101*
7 AM O'Leary N Z 03-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Lincoln Green 91*
8 LM Keightley Aus. 18-Dec-2000 South Africa BIL Oval, Lincoln 91*
9 BJ Clark Aus. 23-Dec-2000 New Zealand BIL Oval, Lincoln 91
10 AM O'Leary N Z 09-Dec-2000 India BIL Oval, Lincoln 89
11 C Kaul India 15-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Lincoln Green 80
12 BA Daniels England 30-Nov-2000 Holland BIL Oval, Lincoln 79
13 BJ Clark Aus. 18-Dec-2000 South Africa BIL Oval, Lincoln 75
14 EC Drumm N Z 29-Nov-2000 Australia BIL Oval, Lincoln 74
15 LM Keightley Aus. 06-Dec-2000 India BIL Oval, Lincoln 74
16 RC Milburn Holland 14-Dec-2000 Ireland Hagley Park No. 2 71
17 A Chopra India 11-Dec-2000 Ireland Hagley Park No. 2 70
18 M Raj India 30-Nov-2000 South Africa Hagley Ov., Christchurch 69*
19 A Chopra India 02-Dec-2000 Holland Lincoln Green 69
20 A Chopra India 15-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Lincoln Green 68*
Leading Batting Averages
Name Country Mts Inn NO Runs HS Avg
1 KL Rolton Aus. 9 7 4 393 154* 131.00
2 M Raj India 3 3 1 152 69* 76.00
3 LM Keightley Aus. 8 8 3 375 91* 75.00
4 EC Drumm N Z 7 7 2 339 108* 67.80
5 SC Taylor England 6 6 2 267 137* 66.75
6 BJ Clark Aus. 9 9 3 351 91 58.50
7 CM Edwards England 4 4 1 157 139* 52.33
8 C Kaul India 8 8 3 260 80 52.00
9 AM O'Leary N Z 8 8 2 308 91* 51.33
10 PB Flannery N Z 4 4 2 101 49* 50.50
11 HM Tiffen N Z 8 6 2 187 58 46.75
12 M Terblanche SAfrica 8 8 3 200 53* 40.00
13 A Chopra India 8 8 1 267 70 38.14
14 L Olivier SAfrica 7 7 1 228 101* 38.00
15 OJ Magno Aus. 8 5 2 98 38 32.67
16 Y van der Merwe SAfrica 7 4 2 62 42* 31.00
17 P Rau India 8 5 1 119 67* 29.75
18 S Harikrishna India 8 6 2 115 34 28.75
19 RJ Rolls N Z 8 7 - 194 65 27.71
20 CM Beggs Ireland 7 7 1 162 66* 27.00
Best Bowling
Name Country Date Opposition Ground Figures
1 SV Collyer England 30-Nov-2000 Holland BIL Oval, Lincoln 5-32
2 ZJ Goss Aus. 03-Dec-2000 Ireland Hagley Park No. 2 4-10
3 TA McGregor Aus. 29-Nov-2000 New Zealand BIL Oval, Lincoln 4-18
4 LP Lewis SAfrica 04-Dec-2000 Holland Hagley Park No. 2 4-20
5 CR Seneviratna S Lanka 10-Dec-2000 Holland Hagley Park No. 2 4-23
6 CE Taylor England 07-Dec-2000 Ireland BIL Oval, Lincoln 4-25
7 AJ Fahey Aus. 01-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Hagley Ov., Christchurch 3-11
8 P Rau India 30-Nov-2000 South Africa Hagley Ov., Christchurch 3-12
9 KJ Indika S Lanka 10-Dec-2000 Holland Hagley Park No. 2 3-14
10 HM Watson N Z 11-Dec-2000 South Africa Lincoln Green 3-14
11 KM Leng England 12-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka BIL Oval, Lincoln 3-16
12 KM Keenan N Z 14-Dec-2000 England BIL Oval, Lincoln 3-16
13 CR Seneviratna S Lanka 05-Dec-2000 Ireland Lincoln Green 3-18
14 T van der Gun Holland 10-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Hagley Park No. 2 3-18
15 AJ Fahey Aus. 16-Dec-2000 Holland Lincoln Green 3-19
16 CL Mason Aus. 10-Dec-2000 England Lincoln Green 3-20
17 CL Fitzpatrick Aus. 10-Dec-2000 England Lincoln Green 3-22
18 AJ Fahey Aus. 10-Dec-2000 England Lincoln Green 3-23
19 SARC Silva S Lanka 10-Dec-2000 Holland Hagley Park No. 2 3-24
20 Y van der Merwe SAfrica 02-Dec-2000 England BIL Oval, Lincoln 3-25
Leading Bowling Averages
Name Country Mts Overs Maids Runs Wkt's BBowl Avg
1 HM Watson N Z 7 22.4 3 62 8 3-14 7.75
2 ZJ Goss Aus. 7 30.3 6 66 7 4-10 9.43
3 LP Lewis SAfrica 2 16.1 1 49 5 4-20 9.80
4 KM Keenan N Z 8 69.0 18 128 12 3-16 10.67
5 ET McDonald N Z 2 16.0 2 32 3 2-17 10.67
6 CL Mason Aus. 8 69.3 18 183 17 3-20 10.76
7 CE Taylor England 7 64.0 18 152 14 4-25 10.86
8 AJ Fahey Aus. 7 45.0 6 153 13 3-11 11.77
9 J Hayes Aus. 4 31.0 14 69 5 2-16 13.80
10 TA McGregor Aus. 7 63.0 16 156 10 4-18 15.60
11 N Ndzundzu SAfrica 3 26.0 8 52 3 2-16 17.33
12 KA Ramel N Z 9 54.3 10 175 10 2-12 17.50
13 H Davies SAfrica 5 30.4 4 109 6 2-0 18.17
14 CJ Connor England 7 51.1 9 160 8 2-1 20.00
15 T van der Gun Holland 7 11.0 - 60 3 3-18 20.00
16 KJ Indika S Lanka 5 36.4 6 102 5 3-14 20.40
17 HM Tiffen N Z 8 61.3 13 173 8 2-14 21.62
18 S Viljoen SAfrica 8 15.0 2 66 3 3-27 22.00
19 R Shastri India 8 60.2 8 222 10 3-25 22.20
20 LC Pearson England 7 64.0 15 179 8 2-14 22.38
Best Partnerships for Each Wicket
Wkt Runs Name Name Country Date Opposition Ground
1 170 BJ Clark LM Keightley Aus. 18-Dec-2000 South Africa BIL Oval, Lincoln
2 184 BA Daniels CM Edwards England 30-Nov-2000 Holland BIL Oval, Lincoln
3 151 C Kaul A Chopra India 15-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka Lincoln Green
4 99 H Kala C Kaul India 02-Dec-2000 Holland Lincoln Green
5 188* SC Taylor J Cassar England 12-Dec-2000 Sri Lanka BIL Oval, Lincoln
6 82* EC Drumm HM Tiffen N Z 11-Dec-2000 South Africa Lincoln Green
7 43 NH Squire CM Beggs Ireland 01-Dec-2000 New Zealand BIL Oval, Lincoln
8 46* S Harikrishna R Shastri India 04-Dec-2000 England Lincoln Green
9 66* K Price Y van der Merwe SAfrica 30-Nov-2000 India Hagley Ov., Christchurch
10 37* SW Dawson BM McDonald Ireland 16-Dec-2000 South Africa Hagley Park No. 2