Otago v Auckland
Shell Cup 1996/97
VenueMolyneux Park, Alexandra on 28th December 1996 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossOtago won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAuckland won by 3 wickets
PointsOtago 0; Auckland 2
UmpiresCE King, DR Murdoch

Otago inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
MH Richardsonrun out119111-122.22
MP Maynardc Patel b Vaughan4046597-86.96
MJ Lamontrun out086--0.00
MJ Horneb Haslam3653736-67.92
*RA Lawsonc Barnes b Vaughan63951272266.32
CB Gaffaneyc Walmsley b de Silva182829-164.29
JW Wilsonb Haslam022--0.00
+PA Campbellst Mills b de Silva103534--28.57
SB O'Connorrun out101919--52.63
ND Morlandc Barnes b Vaughan368--50.00
AJ Galenot out001--0.00
Extras(3 b, 1 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)8
Total(all out, 49.5 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (Richardson), 2-23 (Lamont), 3-75, 4-99, 5-126, 6-126, 7-157, 8-182, 9-199, 10-199 (49.5 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Walmsley6   0400---6.67
Brown6   2230---3.83
Barnes1   080---8.00
Patel10   2260---2.60
Haslam10   2262--30.002.60
de Silva8   0392--24.004.88

Auckland inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
AC Barnesc Lawson b Gale1845481-40.00
DN Patelb O'Connor0115--0.00
AC Parorec Richardson b O'Connor359--60.00
PA de Silvac Lawson b Morland2227323181.48
SM Lynchc Campbell b Gale65961217167.71
*JTC Vaughanrun out51781054-65.38
SJ Petersonnot out2126363-80.77
+JM Millsc Horne b O'Connor1217241-70.59
CM Brownnot out357--60.00
MJ Haslamdid not bat      
KP Walmsleydid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 4 w)6
Total(7 wickets, 49.3 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Patel), 2-15 (Parore), 3-38 (Barnes), 4-46 (de Silva), 5-164 (Vaughan), 6-165 (Lynch), 7-189 (Mills)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Gale10   1422--30.004.20
Morland10   1351--60.003.50
Horne10   1390---3.90
Maynard3   0190---6.33
Richardson7   0200---2.86

--> RA Lawson passed his previous highest score of 60 in List A matches
--> RA Lawson passed 500 runs in List A matches when he reached 34
--> AC Parore passed 2500 runs in List A matches when he reached 3
--> SM Lynch passed his previous highest score of 56 in List A matches