New Zealand v South Africa
Benson and Hedges World Series Cup 1993/94
VenueBrisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane on 8th January 1994 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossSouth Africa won the toss and decided to field
ResultNew Zealand won by 9 runs (Adjusted highest scoring overs)
PointsNew Zealand 2; South Africa 0
UmpiresIS Thomas, CD Timmins
TV umpireAJ McQuillan
RefereeJL Hendriks
Man of the MatchPN Kirsten

New Zealand inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BA Youngc Cullinan b McMillan2847722-59.57
RT Lathamc McMillan b Donald1120351-55.00
AH Jonesc Kirsten b Matthews923261-39.13
*KR Rutherfordb McMillan135--33.33
MJ Greatbatchc Rhodes b Donald213548--60.00
SA Thomsonc Donald b Cronje68901233175.56
CL Cairnsrun out70546243129.63
+TE Blainnot out36232912156.52
GR Larsennot out6713--85.71
C Pringledid not bat      
RP de Groendid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)6
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 210 minutes, 50 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-33 (Latham), 2-47 (Jones), 3-52 (Rutherford), 4-55 (Young), 5-86 (Greatbatch), 6-197 (Cairns), 7-221 (Thomson)
South Africa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Donald8   03821124.004.75
de Villiers10   2400-2-4.00
Matthews10   2521--60.005.20
McMillan10   0592--30.005.90
Symcox7   1260---3.71
Cronje5   0391--30.007.80

South Africa inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
AC Hudsonc Thomson b Pringle141925--73.68
PN Kirstenc Jones b Cairns971081476189.81
+ELR Stewartc and b Thomson1935352-54.29
*WJ Cronjec Greatbatch b Thomson1923251-82.61
DJ Cullinanc Greatbatch b de Groen3732464-115.62
JN Rhodesc Blain b Cairns2113161-161.54
BM McMillanb Pringle016--0.00
PL Symcoxnot out437--133.33
CR Matthewsc Latham b Pringle122--50.00
PS de Villiersnot out011--0.00
AA Donalddid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)7
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 159 minutes, 39 overs)219
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Hudson), 2-62 (Stewart), 3-96 (Cronje), 4-181 (Cullinan), 5-207 (Rhodes), 6-213 (Kirsten), 7-215 (McMillan), 8-217 (Matthews)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Pringle8   13831-16.004.75
Cairns8   1442-124.005.50
Larsen8   0420---5.25
de Groen7   04111-42.005.86
Thomson6   0382--18.006.33
Latham2   0120---6.00

--> South Africa target was 229 runs in 39 overs
--> SA Thomson passed his previous highest score of 42 in ODI matches
--> SA Thomson 50 in 73 balls, 103 minutes with 2 fours and 1 six
--> CL Cairns passed his previous highest score of 42 in ODI matches
--> CL Cairns 50 in 41 balls, 46 minutes with 4 fours and 2 sixes
--> GR Larsen passed 1000 runs in List A matches when he reached 4
--> PN Kirsten 50 in 67 balls, 98 minutes with 1 four and 1 six
--> PN Kirsten passed his previous highest score of 90 in ODI matches
--> PN Kirsten passed 1000 runs in ODI matches when he reached 94
--> ELR Stewart made his debut in Australia in List A matches
--> ELR Stewart made his debut in Australia in ODI matches
--> AA Donald reached 50 wickets in ODI matches when he dismissed MJ Greatbatch, his 2nd wicket in the New Zealand innings
--> C Pringle reached 50 wickets in ODI matches when he dismissed AC Hudson, his 1st wicket in the South Africa innings

Target reduced to 229 in 39 overs (rain)
Attendance: 7477