Auckland v Otago
Shell Cup 1980/81
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 6th January 1981 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossOtago won the toss and decided to field
ResultAuckland won by 10 runs
PointsAuckland 4; Otago 0
UmpiresDHV Bindon, BA Bricknell
Man of the MatchIA Rutherford

Auckland inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
AEW Parsonslbw b Boock32     
TJ Franklinb Webb14     
MD Crowec Milburn b Walker59     
PN Webbrun out6     
*JR Wiltshirec and b BR Blair19     
RA Aitkenc Rutherford b BR Blair29     
JM McIntyrec Lindsay b BR Blair3     
LW Stottc Milburn b Webb4     
+NA Scottnot out4     
JAJ Cushenc Rutherford b BR Blair3     
RJ Acklandnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 10 lb, 1 nb)15
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)188
Fall of wickets:
1-25, 2-99, 3-108, 4-122, 5-162, 6-168, 7-179, 8-180, 9-187
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Webb10   3172--30.001.70
Thomson10   1350---3.50
Walker10   1471--60.004.70
Boock10   4271--60.002.70
BR Blair10   0474--15.004.70

Otago inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
*IA Rutherfordc Franklin b Stott100     
GJ Dawsonc Stott b Aitken9     
WL Blairb Crowe37     
BR Blairb Cushen15     
JK Lindsayc Stott b Cushen2     
DJ Walkernot out6     
RN Hoskindid not bat      
+BD Milburndid not bat      
GB Thomsondid not bat      
SL Boockdid not bat      
RJ Webbdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 6 lb, 1 w)9
Total(5 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)178
Fall of wickets:
1-40, 2-115, 3-153, 4-165, 5-178 (50 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Cushen10   2232--30.002.30
Stott10   1401--60.004.00
Aitken10   1321--60.003.20
Crowe10   0381--60.003.80
McIntyre10   1360---3.60

--> MD Crowe passed his previous highest score of 26 in ListA matches
--> RJ Ackland made his last appearance in ListA matches
--> IA Rutherford passed his previous highest score of 38 in ListA matches
--> IA Rutherford made his first century in ListA matches
--> GJ Dawson made his debut in ListA matches
--> BR Blair achieved his best innings bowling analysis in ListA matches in the Auckland innings (previous best was 2-21)