Northern Districts v Auckland
Shell Cup 1996/97
VenueBlake Park, Mount Maunganui on 1st January 1997 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to field
ResultAuckland won by 5 wickets
PointsNorthern Districts 0; Auckland 2
UmpiresBF Bowden, JS Crocker

Northern Districts inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BA Youngc Mills b Brown5461756-88.52
*BA Pococklbw b Patel2022263-90.91
ME Parlaneb Brown72128--33.33
MD Baileyc Haslam b Brown81011-180.00
MD Bellc Mills b Brown510221-50.00
MN Hartc Barnes b Brown817171-47.06
AR Taitb de Silva306371-147.62
+RG Hartst Mills b Pringle3751573-72.55
SB Doulllbw b Patel1115201-73.33
DL Vettorirun out126--50.00
CW Rossnot out112--100.00
Extras(7 lb, 2 w)9
Total(all out, 45.3 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-41 (Pocock), 2-81, 3-91, 4-99, 5-109, 6-110, 7-166, 8-184, 9-190, 10-191 (45.3 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Pringle6   0331--36.005.50
Vaughan7   0320---4.57
Brown10   0395--12.003.90
Haslam10   1270---2.70
de Silva4   0201--24.005.00

Auckland inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
AC Barnesc RG Hart b Vettori56891004162.92
AC Paroreb MN Hart3150682-62.00
DN Patelc Vettori b Tait1120212-55.00
PA de Silvarun out3739565-94.87
SM Lynchc Parlane b Bailey133539--37.14
*JTC Vaughannot out2340423-57.50
SJ Petersonnot out1228351-42.86
+JM Millsdid not bat      
CM Browndid not bat      
MJ Haslamdid not bat      
C Pringledid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 2 nb, 7 w)12
Total(5 wickets, 49.5 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-74, 2-103, 3-111, 4-157, 5-164
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Doull10   1370---3.70
Ross4   0200---5.00
Tait10   1351--60.003.50
MN Hart10   0431--60.004.30
Vettori10   0401--60.004.00

--> BA Young passed 3000 runs in List A matches when he reached 30