Match Notes

Resistance at bottom

1

No. of bilateral ODI series for Aus where they had two partnerships of 50 or more runs for the 7th wkt, before this series - vs India, 2013-14.

Inconsistent outside home

25.71

Steven Smith's average in ODIs outside Australia in 29 inns, including his today's inns. His average in Australia is 56.91 in same number of inns.

Openers going strong

2007

Last time Aus had a century partnership for the opening wicket in ODIs in NZ - 122 by Hayden-Watson in Hamilton. It is Aus's 6th such stand in NZ.

Many sixers

7

No. of NZ batsmen who hit at least one six in this match - most for them in an ODI. There have been 5 ODIs where there were 6 six-hitters including last ODI.

NZ get to decent total at end

276

Lowest total for New Zealand at home while batting first in the last nine completed ODIs.

Williamson's forte

4

No. of fifty-plus scores for Williamson at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, including today in six innings - most such scores for him at a venue in ODIs.