Cricket Web Logo
Cricket Coach 2014 - Order Now
Cricket Web Logo
Australia Bangladesh Bermuda Canada England India Ireland Kenya Netherlands New Zealand Pakistan Scotland South Africa Sri Lanka West Indies Zimbabwe
 
SA complete whitewash
17 May 2005
By: Sudeep Popat


South Africa won the fifth and final ODI against West Indies, a shortened 20-over match because of rain, at Trinidad by seven wickets to complete a 5-0 whitewash.

The home side, batting first, after incessant morning rain which caused puddles of water accumulated on the field, to make play impossible until after 2 pm local time, thus pruning the affair to 20 overs-a-side, managed a total of only 138 for the loss of seven wickets, Dwayne Bravo top-scoring with an unbeaten 41.

The visitors reached the target without any hassles thanks to a flying start, made possible by A B de Villiers, who scored 30 in no time at all, and a salient innings by his opening partner, Boeta Dippenaar, who raised the tempo in the final overs to end up with 61 unbeaten.

We apologize for the unavailability of a more detailed report.

West Indies 138 for 7 in 20 overs
DJJ Bravo 41, A Nel 2/32, AJ Hall 2/21
South Africa 141 for 3 in 19.1 overs
HH Dippenaar 61*, IDR Bradshaw 1/21

Man of the Match: HH Dippenaar
Man of the Series: HH Dippenaar

South Africa won by seven wickets, and takes the series 5-0.

Recent Cricket Chat Threads
Chuckers
Last posted by: sledger
One-from-each-era draft 2014
Last posted by: AldoRaine18
***Official*** West Indies in India 2014
Last posted by: OverratedSanity
Cricket in Pictures
Last posted by: OverratedSanity
From ball boy to whipping boy
Last posted by: hendrix
New Zealand Off Season 2014
Last posted by: Blain
Poll
Do you think enough Test cricket is being played?
Too much Test cricket
The right amount is being played
No there should be more



View Results
Previous Polls