New Zealand tour of Australia, 2nd Test: Australia v New Zealand at Perth, Nov 20-23, 1997
Australia won by an innings and 70 runs
20,21,22,23 November 1997 (5-day match)
  New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BA Young c SR Waugh b Kasprowicz 9 20 19 2 0 47.36
BA Pocock c †Healy b Cook 15 65 45 2 0 33.33
AC Parore c Blewett b Reiffel 30 142 86 3 0 34.88
SP Fleming* c Blewett b Warne 10 42 34 1 0 29.41
NJ Astle c †Healy b Reiffel 12 30 30 2 0 40.00
CD McMillan c Taylor b Kasprowicz 54 95 75 5 1 72.00
CL Cairns c ME Waugh b Warne 52 109 82 6 0 63.41
DL Vettori not out 14 73 51 0 0 27.45
SB Doull c Taylor b Warne 8 7 6 2 0 133.33
SB O'Connor c SR Waugh b Cook 7 21 19 0 0 36.84
GI Allott b Warne 0 4 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 3, nb 3) 6
  Total (all out; 74.4 overs; 313 mins) 217 (2.90 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  MS Kasprowicz 20 9 40 2 2.00
  PR Reiffel 20 6 46 2 2.30 (2nb)
  SH Cook 10 5 36 2 3.60
  SK Warne 22.4 3 83 4 3.66 (1nb)
  GS Blewett 2 1 9 0 4.50
  Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor* lbw b O'Connor 2 7 9 0 0 22.22
MTG Elliott c O'Connor b Cairns 42 114 84 7 0 50.00
GS Blewett c Astle b O'Connor 14 76 64 0 0 21.87
ME Waugh c †Parore b Doull 86 186 149 11 1 57.71
SR Waugh b O'Connor 96 213 161 10 0 59.62
IA Healy c Fleming b Cairns 85 239 154 9 0 55.19
RT Ponting c Fleming b Cairns 16 40 31 2 0 51.61
PR Reiffel c Fleming b Cairns 54 108 88 7 0 61.36
SK Warne c O'Connor b Vettori 36 24 25 4 1 144.00
MS Kasprowicz run out (Doull/O'Connor) 9 23 19 1 0 47.36
SH Cook not out 3 16 14 0 0 21.42
Extras (b 6, lb 5, nb 7) 18
  Total (all out; 131.4 overs; 532 mins) 461 (3.50 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  SB Doull 21 3 78 1 3.71 (4nb)
  SB O'Connor 31.4 7 109 3 3.44
  CL Cairns 28 9 95 4 3.39 (1nb)
  DL Vettori 29 7 84 1 2.89
  GI Allott 22 3 84 0 3.81 (2nb)
  New Zealand 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BA Pocock c Blewett b Kasprowicz 1 3 4 0 0 25.00
BA Young run out (Elliott) 23 91 69 4 0 33.33
AC Parore lbw b Kasprowicz 63 170 128 10 0 49.21
DL Vettori c Taylor b Warne 1 18 20 0 0 5.00
SP Fleming* c Blewett b Warne 4 30 18 0 0 22.22
NJ Astle lbw b Cook 19 108 66 2 0 28.78
CD McMillan lbw b Cook 23 49 38 3 0 60.52
CL Cairns b Cook 7 10 8 1 0 87.50
SB Doull c SR Waugh b Cook 17 17 17 2 1 100.00
SB O'Connor c Taylor b Cook 7 15 16 1 0 43.75
GI Allott not out 2 11 7 0 0 28.57
Extras (lb 2, nb 5) 7
  Total (all out; 64.2 overs; 270 mins) 174 (2.70 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  MS Kasprowicz 16 5 43 2 2.68
  PR Reiffel 12 4 26 0 2.16 (5nb)
  SK Warne 26 4 64 2 2.46 (1nb)
  SH Cook 10.2 3 39 5 3.77

Match details


Toss - New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series - Australia led the 3-match series 2-0
Test debut - SH Cook (Australia)
Player of the match - SR Waugh (Australia)
Umpires - DB Hair and G Sharp (England)
TV umpire - TA Prue
Match referee - CW Smith (West Indies)
Close of play
  • Thu, 20 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 32/1 (MTG Elliott 22*, GS Blewett 7*)
  • Fri, 21 Nov - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 235/4 (SR Waugh 79*, IA Healy 3*)
  • Sat, 22 Nov - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 69/3 (AC Parore 42*, SP Fleming 0*)
  • Sun, 23 Nov - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 174 (64.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 4
Day 3
Day 2
Day 1
General
    • Scorers: CA Bull (Australia) and S Wheeler (New Zealand)
    • 12th Men: AJ Bichel (Australia) and CZ Harris (New Zealand)
    • Lunch: New Zealand 55/3 (Parore 20*, Astle 0*)
    • Tea: New Zealand 161/6 (Cairns 27*, Vettori 0*)
    • Floodlights were used for the entire 3rd session, the first such instance in a Test
    • Light showers prevented play starting until 2:13pm, a total loss of 3 hours, however play was extended for an hour, with tea delayed until 3:40pm.
    • Lunch: No play
    • Tea: Australia 90/3 (ME Waugh 20*, SR Waugh 8*)
    • ME Waugh hit a 6 from DL Vettori onto the top of the Lillee- Marsh stand, the first known occurance.
    • Lunch: Australia 329/6 (Healy 38*, Reiffel 20*)
    • When Healy reached 71 he became the highest run-scorer among Australian wicketkeepers in Tests (prev. RW Marsh, 3633)
    • Tea: Australia 461
    • Lunch: New Zealand 147/7 (Astle 19*, Doull 0*)
    • Attendance: Day 1 - 6109. Day 2 - 5099. Day 3 - 7568. Day 4 - 5110. Aggregate - 23886.
 
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