New Zealand v South Africa
Carlton and United Series 1997/98
VenueWestern Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth on 16th January 1998 (50-over match) (day/night)
Balls per over6
TossSouth Africa won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSouth Africa won by 67 runs
PointsNew Zealand 0; South Africa 2
UmpiresRA Emerson, AJ McQuillan
TV umpireTA Prue
RefereeRS Madugalle
Man of the MatchJH Kallis

South Africa inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
G Kirstenrun out (Nash)4454801-81.48
L Klusenerc Vettori b O'Connor4221-200.00
JH Kallisc Nash b McMillan11114015110-79.29
DJ Cullinanc Harris b Cairns2643511-60.47
HH Gibbsc and b Harris82225--36.36
*WJ Cronjec O'Connor b Cairns61016--60.00
JN Rhodesc O'Connor b Astle244--50.00
SM Pollocknot out2217161-129.41
PL Symcoxnot out589--62.50
+MV Boucherdid not bat      
M Ntinidid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 3 w)5
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)233
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Klusener, 0.4 ov), 2-97 (Kirsten, 19.3 ov), 3-170 (Cullinan, 36.2 ov), 4-194 (Kallis, 42.3 ov), 5-199 (Gibbs, 43.6 ov), 6-203 (Rhodes, 45.1 ov), 7-211 (Cronje, 46.5 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
O'Connor6   02712-36.004.50
Cairns10   1502--30.005.00
Nash8   0410---5.12
Harris10   0391--60.003.90
Astle9   03911-54.004.33
Vettori4   0220---5.50
McMillan3   0131--18.004.33

New Zealand inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BA Youngc Ntini b Symcox3450563-68.00
CM Spearmanc Rhodes b Pollock1318251172.22
*SP Flemingc Boucher b Ntini263154-183.87
CD McMillanc Gibbs b Symcox1112181-91.67
NJ Astlec Cullinan b Pollock1842441-42.86
CL Cairnsc Gibbs b Pollock1735491-48.57
CZ Harrislbw b Kallis41928--21.05
+AC Parorec Boucher b Ntini81630--50.00
DJ Nashc Gibbs b Kallis152740-155.56
DL Vettorirun out (Gibbs)488--50.00
SB O'Connornot out21518--13.33
Extras(3 lb, 1 nb, 10 w)14
Total(all out, 45.1 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-30 (Spearman, 6.1 ov), 2-60 (Young, 13.2 ov), 3-86 (McMillan, 17.5 ov), 4-89 (Fleming, 18.4 ov), 5-122 (Astle, 30.1 ov), 6-127 (Cairns, 32.2 ov), 7-138 (Harris, 35.4 ov), 8-144 (Parore, 38.3 ov), 9-151 (Vettori, 40.3 ov), 10-166 (Nash, 45.1 ov)
South Africa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Pollock10   0283-120.002.80
Klusener8   14101--5.12
Symcox8   03721-24.004.62
Ntini10   03122-30.003.10

--> MV Boucher made his debut in ODI matches
--> M Ntini made his debut in ODI matches
--> JH Kallis 50 in 67 balls, 80 minutes with 6 fours
--> JH Kallis passed his previous highest score of 82 in ODI matches
--> JH Kallis made his first century in ODI matches
--> JH Kallis 100 in 125 balls, 136 minutes with 10 fours
--> MV Boucher made his debut for South Africa in List A matches
--> M Ntini made his debut for South Africa in List A matches
--> MV Boucher made his debut in Australia in List A matches
--> M Ntini made his debut in Australia in List A matches
--> PL Symcox reached 100 wickets in List A matches when he dismissed CD McMillan, his 2nd wicket in the New Zealand innings