New Zealand tour of Zimbabwe, 1997/98 / Scorecard

Zimbabwe 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GJ Rennie c Harris b O'Connor 57 184 122 6 0 46.72
GW Flower c Fleming b Vettori 83 178 155 12 0 53.54
A Flower c Harris b Vettori 39 111 77 6 0 50.64
GJ Whittall not out 203 453 359 22 2 56.54
ADR Campbell* c Astle b O'Connor 7 36 22 1 0 31.81
DL Houghton b Cairns 32 93 59 6 0 54.23
PA Strang c Harris b Vettori 5 35 38 0 0 13.15
HH Streak lbw b Cairns 17 93 73 2 0 23.28
BC Strang c Fleming b Cairns 0 15 16 0 0 0.00
AG Huckle c †Parore b Vettori 0 4 4 0 0 0.00
EZ Matambanadzo c Fleming b O'Connor 4 66 43 1 0 9.30
Extras (lb 10, w 2, nb 2) 14
Total (all out; 161 overs) 461 (2.86 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-144 (GW Flower), 2-148 (Rennie), 3-218 (A Flower), 4-244 (Campbell), 5-322 (Houghton), 6-343 (PA Strang), 7-416 (Streak), 8-420 (BC Strang), 9-421 (Huckle), 10-461 (Matambanadzo)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DG Sewell 19 3 81 0 4.26 (1nb)
SB O'Connor 27 9 80 3 2.96 (1nb, 2w)
CL Cairns 36 11 97 3 2.69
DL Vettori 58 11 165 4 2.84
CZ Harris 14 6 13 0 0.92
NJ Astle 7 2 15 0 2.14
New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CM Spearman c Huckle b PA Strang 47 189 130 8 0 36.15
BA Pocock lbw b PA Strang 27 146 133 2 0 20.30
MJ Horne lbw b PA Strang 5 25 23 0 0 21.73
SP Fleming* c PA Strang b Huckle 27 53 45 3 0 60.00
NJ Astle c sub (AR Whittall) b Huckle 96 218 176 13 2 54.54
CL Cairns c Rennie b Huckle 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
AC Parore c GW Flower b Huckle 17 41 35 2 0 48.57
CZ Harris b Huckle 71 278 228 10 0 31.14
DL Vettori c BC Strang b Huckle 90 176 162 14 0 55.55
SB O'Connor run out (GW Flower) 7 23 24 1 0 29.16
DG Sewell not out 1 13 17 0 0 5.88
Extras (b 1, lb 9, nb 5) 15
Total (all out; 161.4 overs) 403 (2.49 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-60 (Pocock), 2-76 (Horne), 3-92 (Spearman), 4-130 (Fleming), 5-130 (Cairns), 6-162 (Parore), 7-259 (Astle), 8-371 (Harris), 9-389 (O'Connor), 10-403 (Vettori)
Bowling O M R W Econ
HH Streak 15 5 26 0 1.73
EZ Matambanadzo 15 4 52 0 3.46 (1nb)
PA Strang 47 19 110 3 2.34
AG Huckle 40.4 10 109 6 2.68 (1nb)
BC Strang 26 12 50 0 1.92 (2nb)
GJ Whittall 6 1 14 0 2.33 (1nb)
GW Flower 10 2 19 0 1.90
ADR Campbell 2 0 13 0 6.50
Zimbabwe 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GJ Rennie lbw b Astle 24 81 63 3 0 38.09
GW Flower run out (Spearman) 49 68 46 8 0 106.52
A Flower c & b Harris 7 31 25 0 0 28.00
GJ Whittall run out (Harris) 45 105 84 7 1 53.57
ADR Campbell* not out 59 161 121 8 0 48.76
DL Houghton c Harris b Vettori 13 31 22 2 0 59.09
PA Strang lbw b Vettori 2 7 6 0 0 33.33
HH Streak run out (Harris) 1 4 2 0 0 50.00
BC Strang b Cairns 10 14 13 2 0 76.92
AG Huckle not out 0 9 7 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 2, lb 7, w 3, nb 5) 17
Total (8 wickets dec; 64 overs) 227 (3.54 runs per over)
Did not bat EZ Matambanadzo
Fall of wickets 1-75 (GW Flower), 2-80 (Rennie), 3-91 (A Flower), 4-172 (Whittall), 5-202 (Houghton), 6-204 (PA Strang), 7-205 (Streak), 8-219 (BC Strang)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DG Sewell 4 0 9 0 2.25 (1w)
SB O'Connor 5 0 34 0 6.80 (1w)
CL Cairns 11 1 49 1 4.45 (2nb, 1w)
DL Vettori 18 3 69 2 3.83
NJ Astle 9 6 16 1 1.77
CZ Harris 17 4 41 1 2.41 (3nb)
New Zealand 2nd innings (target: 286 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
BA Pocock c PA Strang b Huckle 62 139 96 8 0 64.58
CM Spearman c Campbell b Huckle 27 38 40 4 0 67.50
MJ Horne c Campbell b Huckle 29 55 56 5 0 51.78
SP Fleming* run out (PA Strang) 75 151 103 7 0 72.81
NJ Astle c GW Flower b PA Strang 21 71 53 3 0 39.62
CL Cairns c Houghton b Huckle 8 20 9 1 0 88.88
AC Parore c Whittall b Huckle 23 34 24 0 1 95.83
CZ Harris not out 12 32 23 1 0 52.17
DL Vettori run out (Houghton) 7 12 8 0 0 87.50
SB O'Connor not out 0 2 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 5, lb 4, nb 2) 11
Total (8 wickets; 68 overs) 275 (4.04 runs per over)
Did not bat DG Sewell
Fall of wickets 1-41 (Spearman), 2-89 (Horne), 3-138 (Pocock), 4-207 (Astle), 5-221 (Cairns), 6-240 (Fleming), 7-260 (Parore), 8-275 (Vettori)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EZ Matambanadzo 2 0 14 0 7.00
BC Strang 8 4 15 0 1.87
AG Huckle 32 2 146 5 4.56 (2nb)
PA Strang 23 1 81 1 3.52
GW Flower 3 1 10 0 3.33
Match details
Toss Zimbabwe, who chose to bat
Series 2-match series drawn 0-0
Test debut DG Sewell (New Zealand)
Player of the match GJ Whittall (Zimbabwe)
Player of the series GW Flower (Zimbabwe)
Umpires RB Tiffin and S Venkataraghavan (India)
TV umpire QJ Goosen
Match referee S Wettimuny (Sri Lanka)
Close of play
Thu, 25 Sep - day 1 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 263/4 (GJ Whittall 66*, DL Houghton 4*)
Fri, 26 Sep - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 23/0 (CM Spearman 14*, BA Pocock 7*)
Sat, 27 Sep - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 268/7 (CZ Harris 35*, DL Vettori 5*)
Sun, 28 Sep - day 4 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 152/3 (GJ Whittall 41*, ADR Campbell 19*)
Mon, 29 Sep - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 275/8 (68 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • GJ Whittall 100 off 228 balls in 246 minutes with 12 fours.
  • GJ Whittall 200 off 355 balls in 449 minutes.
  • The partnership between Vettori and Harris is the 2nd highest for NZ for the 8th wicket in Tests, Congdon and Cunis (136) still hold the record from 1971-72 v WI, also 2nd highest against Zimbabwe for the 8th wicket - (highest 313 by Wasim Akram and Saqlain Mushtaq, 1996-97)
 
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