Wellington v Northern Districts
Shell Cup 1996/97
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 5th, 6th January 1997 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthern Districts won the toss and decided to field
ResultNorthern Districts won by 2 wickets
PointsWellington 0; Northern Districts 2
UmpiresMB Glenny, AL Hill
Close of play day 1No play

Wellington inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
PJB Chandlerc Styris b MN Hart4753666188.68
SW Weeninkc Pocock b Styris1228441-42.86
JD Wellslbw b MN Hart103253--31.25
*RG Twosenot out121118128105102.54
RG Petriec Young b MN Hart654-1120.00
RJ Kerrc Pocock b Tait3958821-67.24
PW Jarvisnot out1068-1166.67
GR Larsendid not bat      
+CJ Nevindid not bat      
MR Jeffersondid not bat      
GR Jonasdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 5 w)8
Total(5 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)253
Fall of wickets:
1-41 (Weenink), 2-68 (Wells), 3-89 (Chandler), 4-95 (Petrie), 5-222 (Kerr)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Doull10   13702--3.70
Styris9   14712-54.005.22
Tait10   15411-60.005.40
MN Hart10   1423--20.004.20
Vettori8   0520---6.50
Bailey3   0180---6.00

Northern Districts inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
*BA Pocockb Jefferson4364787-67.19
BA Youngc sub b Jefferson5169965-73.91
ME Parlanest Nevin b Jefferson2038591-52.63
MD Baileyrun out222--100.00
MD Belllbw b Larsen1516172-93.75
MN Hartc Jonas b Jarvis204053--50.00
AR Taitb Jarvis1317281-76.47
SB Doullc Wells b Larsen346--75.00
+RG Hartnot out52344342152.94
SB Styrisnot out1213401-92.31
DL Vettoridid not bat      
Extras(11 lb, 2 nb, 12 w)25
Total(8 wickets, 49.2 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-97 (Pocock), 2-116 (Young), 3-118 (Bailey), 4-138 (Parlane), 5-152 (Bell), 6-185 (MN Hart), 7-186 (Tait), 8-188 (Doull)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Jarvis10   04624130.004.60
Petrie8   05804--7.25
Larsen10   13221-30.003.20
Jefferson10   0423--20.004.20
Twose2   0130---6.50

--> The match was scheduled for one day but extended to two.
--> RG Twose passed his previous highest score of 110 in List A matches
--> AR Tait passed 500 runs in List A matches when he reached 5
--> MN Hart reached 50 wickets in List A matches when he dismissed PJB Chandler, his 2nd wicket in the Wellington innings
--> MR Jefferson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in List A matches when he dismissed ME Parlane in the Northern Districts innings (previous best was 2-22)