Canterbury v Wellington
Shell Cup 1997/98 (Semi-Final (1st/2nd loser v 3rd/4th winner))
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 20th January 1998 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury won by 7 wickets
UmpiresBF Bowden, EA Watkin
Man of the MatchLG Howell

Wellington inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
PJB Chandlerc Habib b Wisneski4262793167.74
MD Bellrun out (Murray)927371-33.33
JD Wellsc Doody b Wisneski032--0.00
*RG Twoselbw b Owens0411--0.00
RG Petrieb Priest41591133-69.49
SR Matherc Stead b Maxwell2059842-33.90
+RJ Kerrlbw b Maxwell077--0.00
G Welchc sub b Owens2835451180.00
MR Jeffersonnot out1526361-57.69
HT Davisc Howell b Owens577--71.43
GR Jonasc Howell b Owens276--28.57
Extras(3 lb, 2 nb, 5 w)10
Total(all out, 49.1 overs)172
Fall of wickets:
1-45 (Bell, 10.3 ov), 2-45 (Wells, 10.6 ov), 3-48 (Twose, 13.3 ov), 4-58 (Chandler, 18.6 ov), 5-107 (Mather, 32.6 ov), 6-109 (Kerr, 34.5 ov), 7-131 (Petrie, 40.1 ov), 8-159 (Welch, 45.6 ov), 9-167 (Davis, 47.6 ov), 10-172 (Jonas, 49.1 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wisneski10   2302--30.003.00
Priest10   04212-60.004.20
Burson10   0460---4.60
Maxwell10   02521-30.002.50

Canterbury inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
LG Howellc Wells b Petrie64415093156.10
DJ Murraynot out69901489276.67
BJK Doodyc Kerr b Petrie1018271-55.56
A Habibst Kerr b Jefferson122536--48.00
GR Steadnot out72732--25.93
*+LK Germondid not bat      
ND Maxwelldid not bat      
MW Priestdid not bat      
WA Wisneskidid not bat      
RD Bursondid not bat      
MB Owensdid not bat      
Extras(5 lb, 2 nb, 4 w)11
Total(3 wickets, 33.2 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-91 (Howell, 10.5 ov), 2-109 (Doody, 16.2 ov), 3-132 (Habib, 24.2 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Welch2   0170---8.50
Jonas6   1360-1-6.00
Jefferson9   23414-54.003.78
Davis6   0360---6.00
Twose1   070---7.00
Wells2   0150---7.50

--> RJ Kerr made his last appearance in List A matches
--> DJ Murray made his last appearance in List A matches
--> ND Maxwell made his last appearance in List A matches
--> MB Owens achieved his best innings bowling analysis in List A matches in the Wellington innings (previous best was 4-31)