Wellington v Central Districts
Shell Cup 1997/98
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 26th December 1997 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossCentral Districts won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWellington won by 7 wickets
PointsWellington 2; Central Districts 0
UmpiresWJ Sommer, EA Watkin

Central Districts inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
CM Spearmanc Twose b Jonas76881289286.36
MW Douglasc Nevin b Petrie3538574192.11
GS Milnesb Jefferson1325272-52.00
+MS Sinclairb Twose5593923-59.14
*MJ Greatbatchb Petrie1823441178.26
JDP Oramnot out21193011110.53
MDJ Walkerc Davis b Jonas1108--10.00
GP Sulzbergerc Jefferson b Petrie7916--77.78
CJM Furlongdid not bat      
DC Blakedid not bat      
CE Bulfindid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 10 nb, 6 w)21
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)247
Fall of wickets:
1-82, 2-106, 3-170, 4-215, 5-219, 6-221, 7-247 (50 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Davis6   0540-5-9.00
Jonas10   13521-30.003.50
Petrie9   05034-18.005.56
Twose7   0261--42.003.71
Jefferson10   1381--60.003.80
Wells8   03901--4.88

Wellington inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
PJB Chandlerc and b Bulfin031--0.00
MD Belllbw b Bulfin0611--0.00
+CJ Nevinc Sulzberger b Walker149115147193129.57
JD Wellsnot out781351586-57.78
*RG Twosenot out914202-64.29
RJ Kerrdid not bat      
RG Petriedid not bat      
SR Matherdid not bat      
MR Jeffersondid not bat      
HT Davisdid not bat      
GR Jonasdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 4 nb, 4 w)15
Total(3 wickets, 45.1 overs)251
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-10, 3-216
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Bulfin8   03221-24.004.00
Blake10   046031-4.60
Furlong8   0630---7.88
Sulzberger3   0210---7.00
Oram4   0180---4.50
Spearman3   0220-1-7.33

--> GS Milnes made his debut in List A matches
--> MW Douglas passed 1500 runs in List A matches when he reached 9
--> CJ Nevin passed his previous highest score of 21 in List A matches
--> CJ Nevin made his first century in List A matches
--> MD Bell made his debut for Wellington in List A matches
--> JDP Oram made his debut for Central Districts in List A matches