Australia v New Zealand
Carlton and United Series 1997/98
VenueSydney Cricket Ground, Sydney on 14th January 1998 (50-over match) (day/night)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralia won by 131 runs
PointsAustralia 2; New Zealand 0
UmpiresSJ Davis, PD Parker
TV umpireDB Hair
RefereeRS Madugalle
Man of the MatchRT Ponting

Australia inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
JP Maherc Vettori b O'Connor817201-47.06
SG Lawc Parore b Cairns1215241-80.00
IJ Harveyc Nash b O'Connor1112192-91.67
RT Pontingb McMillan841021388182.35
DS Lehmannc Young b McMillan52691071-75.36
MG Bevanc and b Harris2530371-83.33
+AC Gilchristc McMillan b O'Connor2828441-100.00
TM Moodyc and b Harris022--0.00
PR Reiffelc Fleming b O'Connor1713161-130.77
*SK Warnenot out013--0.00
P Wilsonrun out (O'Connor)001--0.00
Extras(7 lb, 1 nb, 5 w)13
Total(all out, 47.5 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Maher, 4.5 ov), 2-22 (Law, 5.3 ov), 3-36 (Harvey, 8.6 ov), 4-168 (Lehmann, 33.5 ov), 5-190 (Ponting, 37.3 ov), 6-217 (Bevan, 43.3 ov), 7-217 (Moody, 43.5 ov), 8-250 (Reiffel, 47.3 ov), 9-250 (Gilchrist, 47.4 ov), 10-250 (Wilson, 47.5 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Cairns7   02913-42.004.14
Nash10   056011-5.60
Harris10   04221-30.004.20
Vettori6   0350---5.83
McMillan5   0302--15.006.00

New Zealand inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
CM Spearmanrun out (Ponting)611131-54.55
BA Youngb Moody2240522-55.00
MJ Hornec Gilchrist b Wilson1425452-56.00
*SP Flemingc Bevan b Harvey285393--52.83
CD McMillanrun out (Ponting)1015221-66.67
CL Cairnsc Warne b Harvey52217--22.73
CZ Harrisrun out (Maher->Warne)813141-61.54
+AC Parorec Ponting b Harvey012--0.00
DJ Nashb Warne51010--50.00
DL Vettoric Bevan b Warne41315--30.77
SB O'Connornot out033--0.00
Extras(4 lb, 4 nb, 9 w)17
Total(all out, 33.1 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (Spearman, 2.3 ov), 2-51 (Young, 11.2 ov), 3-53 (Horne, 12.3 ov), 4-78 (McMillan, 17.3 ov), 5-86 (Cairns, 22.1 ov), 6-99 (Harris, 25.5 ov), 7-101 (Parore, 26.4 ov), 8-109 (Nash, 29.1 ov), 9-118 (Fleming, 32.2 ov), 10-119 (Vettori, 33.1 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wilson8   02914348.003.62
Reiffel6   02802--4.67
Moody6   1221--36.003.67
Harvey7   1173-114.002.43

--> JP Maher made his debut in ODI matches
--> JP Maher passed 1000 runs in List A matches when he reached 7
--> RT Ponting 50 in 75 balls, 101 minutes with 5 fours
--> DS Lehmann passed his previous highest score of 34 in ODI matches
--> DS Lehmann 50 in 66 balls, 103 minutes with 2 fours
--> SP Fleming passed 2000 runs in ODI matches when he reached 5
--> JP Maher made his debut for Australia in List A matches
--> SB O'Connor achieved his best innings bowling analysis in ODI matches when he dismissed AC Gilchrist in the Australia innings (previous best was 3-44)
--> SB O'Connor reached 50 wickets in List A matches when he dismissed JP Maher, his 1st wicket in the Australia innings
--> IJ Harvey achieved his best innings bowling analysis in List A matches in the New Zealand innings (previous best was 3-18)
--> IJ Harvey achieved his best innings bowling analysis in ODI matches when he dismissed AC Parore in the New Zealand innings (previous best was 1-33)