Benson & Hedges World Cup - 1st match

New Zealand v Australia

New Zealand won by 37 runs

New Zealand innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
JG Wright b McDermott 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
RT Latham c †Healy b Moody 26 65 44 4 0 59.09
AH Jones lbw b Reid 4 16 14 1 0 28.57
MD Crowe* not out 100 180 134 11 0 74.62
KR Rutherford run out (ME Waugh) 57 88 71 6 0 80.28
CZ Harris run out (Border) 14 14 15 2 0 93.33
IDS Smith c †Healy b McDermott 14 15 14 1 0 100.00
CL Cairns not out 16 15 11 2 0 145.45
Extras (lb 6, w 7, nb 4) 17
Total (6 wickets; 50 overs) 248 (4.96 runs per over)
Did not bat DN Patel, GR Larsen, W Watson
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Wright, 0.1 ov), 2-13 (Jones), 3-53 (Latham), 4-171 (Rutherford), 5-191 (Harris), 6-215 (Smith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CJ McDermott 10 1 43 2 4.30 (2w)
BA Reid 10 0 39 1 3.90 (4nb, 2w)
TM Moody 9 1 37 1 4.11
SR Waugh 10 0 60 0 6.00 (2w)
PL Taylor 7 0 36 0 5.14
ME Waugh 4 0 27 0 6.75 (1w)
Australia innings (target: 249 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
DC Boon run out (Harris) 100 176 133 11 0 75.18
GR Marsh c Latham b Larsen 19 60 56 2 0 33.92
DM Jones run out (Cairns) 21 28 27 3 0 77.77
AR Border* c Cairns b Patel 3 13 9 0 0 33.33
TM Moody c & b Latham 7 10 11 0 0 63.63
ME Waugh lbw b Larsen 2 9 5 0 0 40.00
SR Waugh c & b Larsen 38 48 34 3 1 111.76
IA Healy not out 7 16 9 0 0 77.77
CJ McDermott run out (Harris) 1 4 1 0 0 100.00
PL Taylor c Rutherford b Watson 1 3 2 0 0 50.00
BA Reid c Jones b Harris 3 4 4 0 0 75.00
Extras (lb 6, w 2, nb 1) 9
Total (all out; 48.1 overs) 211 (4.38 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-62 (Marsh), 2-92 (Jones), 3-104 (Border), 4-120 (Moody), 5-125 (ME Waugh), 6-199 (SR Waugh), 7-200 (Boon), 8-205 (McDermott), 9-206 (Taylor), 10-211 (Reid)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CL Cairns 4 0 30 0 7.50 (1nb, 1w)
DN Patel 10 1 36 1 3.60 (1w)
W Watson 9 1 39 1 4.33
GR Larsen 10 1 30 3 3.00
CZ Harris 7.1 0 35 1 4.88
RT Latham 8 0 35 1 4.37
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to bat
Points New Zealand 2, Australia 0
Player of the match MD Crowe (New Zealand)
Umpires Khizer Hayat (Pakistan) and DR Shepherd (England)
Match notes
  • World Cup Referee: PD McDermott
 
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Photos

Feb 22, 1992

Martin Crowe began the World Cup with a century, Australia v New Zealand, World Cup, Auckland, February 22, 1992

Martin Crowe began the World Cup with a century

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Feb 22, 1992

Dipak Patel often opening the bowling, Australia v New Zealand, World Cup, Auckland, February 22, 1992

Dipak Patel often opening the bowling

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