Result
1st T20I (N), Zimbabwe tour of New Zealand at Auckland, Feb 11 2012
159/8
(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 RBM4s6sSR
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 RBM4s6sSR
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
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
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)
T20 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