Result
1st T20I (N), Zimbabwe tour of New Zealand at Auckland, Feb 11 2012
16.5/20 ov, target 160
160/3
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 19 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Zimbabwe Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
BRM Taylor (c) b Bates3670050.00
H Masakadza c Franklin b Williamson53364033147.22
F Mutizwa c Guptill b Mills034000.00
T Taibu c Bracewell b NL McCullum27243530112.50
MN Waller c Guptill b Mills1114171078.57
E Chigumbura c Guptill b Bates48242934200.00
SW Masakadza  b Hira871110114.28
KO Meth not out661100100.00
P Utseya c Franklin b Bates011000.00
RW Price not out00100-
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.95)159/8
Did not bat: KM Jarvis 
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Brendan Taylor, 1.4 ov), 2-16 (Forster Mutizwa, 2.5 ov), 3-78 (Hamilton Masakadza, 10.2 ov), 4-88 (Tatenda Taibu, 12.2 ov), 5-106 (Malcolm Waller, 14.5 ov), 6-135 (Shingi Masakadza, 17.4 ov), 7-156 (Elton Chigumbura, 19.3 ov), 8-157 (Prosper Utseya, 19.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Mills403228.00---00
MD Bates403137.75---00
DAJ Bracewell4047011.75---01
NL McCullum201115.50---00
RM Hira402215.50---10
RJ Nicol10909.00---00
KS Williamson10616.00---00
New Zealand Innings (target: 160 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RJ Nicol  b Jarvis128620150.00
MJ Guptill not out91547456168.51
BB McCullum (c) †c Chigumbura b Jarvis011000.00
KS Williamson run out (SW Masakadza)48386250126.31
C de Grandhomme not out00200-
Extras(w 9)9
TOTAL(16.5 Ov, RR: 9.5)160/3
Did not bat: JEC Franklin, NL McCullum, DAJ Bracewell, KD Mills, RM Hira, MD Bates 
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Rob Nicol, 1.3 ov), 2-15 (Brendon McCullum, 1.4 ov), 3-152 (Kane Williamson, 16.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KO Meth403408.50---20
KM Jarvis3032210.66---40
SW Masakadza2.502609.17---20
RW Price403408.50---00
P Utseya201809.00---10
E Chigumbura1016016.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossZimbabwe , elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of New Zealand 2011/12
Player Of The Match
Martin Guptill
Series resultNew Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 219
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.15, Interval 20.15-20.30, Second Session 20.30-21.50
Match days11 February 2012 - night match (20-over match)
debut
Colin de Grandhomme
Ronnie Hira
Michael Bates
Keegan Meth
Umpires
Gary Baxter
Barry Frost
TV Umpire
Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
Billy Bowden
Match Referee
David Boon
MATCH NOTES
Zimbabwe innings
  • Fielding Restriction Overs: Overs 0.1 - 6.0
  • 50 runs in 6.3 overs (40 balls), Extras 1
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (H Masakadza 30, T Taibu 19, Ex 1)
  • H Masakadza: 50 off 33 balls (3 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 100 runs in 14.1 overs (86 balls), Extras 1
  • 150 runs in 19.1 overs (116 balls), Extras 3
New Zealand innings
  • Fielding Restriction Overs: Overs 0.1 - 6.0
  • 50 runs in 5.2 overs (32 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 31 balls (MJ Guptill 34, KS Williamson 13, Ex 3)
  • MJ Guptill: 50 off 27 balls (4 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 100 runs in 9.6 overs (60 balls), Extras 7
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 63 balls (MJ Guptill 62, KS Williamson 31, Ex 7)
  • 150 runs in 16.2 overs (98 balls), Extras 9
  • 12th Men: TG Southee (NZ) and S Matsikenyeri (Zim)