Wills World Cup, 1st Match: England v New Zealand at Ahmedabad, Feb 14, 1996
Wills World Cup - 1st match, Group B
New Zealand won by 11 runs
Played at Gujarat Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad (neutral venue)
14 February 1996 (50-over match)
  New Zealand innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
CM Spearman c & b Cork 5 22 16 0 0 31.25
NJ Astle c Hick b Martin 101 172 132 8 2 76.51
SP Fleming c Thorpe b Hick 28 73 47 3 0 59.57
RG Twose c Thorpe b Hick 17 26 26 1 0 65.38
CL Cairns c Cork b Illingworth 36 36 30 4 1 120.00
CZ Harris run out 10 22 16 1 0 62.50
SA Thomson not out 17 22 23 1 0 73.91
LK Germon*† not out 13 16 12 0 0 108.33
Extras (b 4, lb 2, w 4, nb 2) 12
  Total (6 wickets; 50 overs) 239 (4.78 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  DG Cork 10 1 36 1 3.60 (1nb, 1w)
  PJ Martin 6 0 37 1 6.16
  D Gough 10 0 63 0 6.30
  RK Illingworth 10 1 31 1 3.10
  GA Hick 9 0 45 2 5.00 (3w)
  C White 5 0 21 0 4.20 (1nb)
  England innings (target: 240 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* b Nash 1 5 3 0 0 33.33
AJ Stewart c & b Harris 34 96 71 3 0 47.88
GA Hick run out 85 134 102 9 0 83.33
GP Thorpe b Larsen 9 22 21 0 0 42.85
NH Fairbrother b Morrison 36 47 46 1 0 78.26
RC Russell c Morrison b Larsen 2 12 9 0 0 22.22
C White c Cairns b Thomson 13 18 12 0 1 108.33
DG Cork c †Germon b Nash 19 21 11 2 1 172.72
D Gough not out 15 32 17 0 0 88.23
PJ Martin c Cairns b Nash 3 9 7 0 0 42.85
RK Illingworth not out 3 6 4 0 0 75.00
Extras (b 1, lb 4, w 1, nb 2) 8
  Total (9 wickets; 50 overs) 228 (4.56 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  DK Morrison 8 0 38 1 4.75 (1nb, 1w)
  DJ Nash 7 1 26 3 3.71 (1w)
  CL Cairns 4 0 24 0 6.00
  GR Larsen 10 1 33 2 3.30
  SA Thomson 10 0 51 1 5.10
  CZ Harris 9 0 45 1 5.00
  NJ Astle 2 0 6 0 3.00

Match details


Toss - England, who chose to field
Points - New Zealand 2, England 0
Player of the match - NJ Astle (New Zealand)
Umpires - BC Cooray (Sri Lanka) and SG Randell (Australia)
TV umpire - S Toohey (Netherlands)
Match referee - MAK Pataudi

Match Notes


    • England dropped 4 catches, including Astle when he was on 1.
    • Astle's 3rd ODI 100 (all this season).
    • When Atherton was dismissed he remained on the field to act as a runner for Hick.
 
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