Result
1st T20I (D/N), Auckland, Dec 26 2008, West Indies tour of New Zealand
155/7
(20 ov, target 156)
155/8
Match tied (West Indies won the one-over eliminator)
Player Of The Match
West Indies
New Zealand Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JD Ryder  b Edwards1217241070.58
BB McCullum c Benn b Baker14101330140.00
LRPL Taylor  b Taylor63507744126.00
SB Styris c & b Pollard21122121175.00
JDP Oram c Marshall b Benn1314171092.85
JEC Franklin c & b Gayle2350066.66
DR Flynn c Edwards b Gayle1072001142.85
KD Mills not out1061201166.66
DL Vettori (c)not out22300100.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 6)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.75)155/7
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Brendon McCullum, 2.6 ov), 2-37 (Jesse Ryder, 5.1 ov), 3-70 (Scott Styris, 9.2 ov), 4-104 (Jacob Oram, 14.1 ov), 5-112 (James Franklin, 15.3 ov), 6-142 (Ross Taylor, 18.3 ov), 7-149 (Daniel Flynn, 19.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
LS Baker403218.00---11
JE Taylor403318.25---40
FH Edwards302819.33---00
SJ Benn402015.00---00
KA Pollard2025112.50---00
CH Gayle301625.33---10
West Indies Innings (target: 156 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CH Gayle (c)c Taylor b Patel67416055163.41
S Chanderpaul c & b Mills65910120.00
XM Marshall  b Vettori28242731116.66
RR Sarwan c Flynn b Vettori412160033.33
SE Findlay c †McCullum b Southee19173120111.76
KA Pollard c Patel b Vettori74501175.00
CS Baugh c †McCullum b Patel22400100.00
JE Taylor not out11112210100.00
FH Edwards run out (†McCullum)1210050.00
SJ Benn not out52410250.00
Extras(lb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.75)155/8
Did not bat: LS Baker 
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 2.1 ov), 2-82 (Xavier Marshall, 9.1 ov), 3-109 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 13.1 ov), 4-114 (Chris Gayle, 14.1 ov), 5-124 (Kieron Pollard, 15.3 ov), 6-130 (Carlton Baugh, 16.2 ov), 7-149 (Shawn Findlay, 19.1 ov), 8-150 (Fidel Edwards, 19.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Mills402716.75---00
TG Southee403919.75---00
JDP Oram403508.75---00
JS Patel403428.50---00
DL Vettori401634.00---10
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Chris Gayle
Series resultWest Indies led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 78
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)17.00 start, First Session 17.00-18.15, Interval 18.15-18.35, Second Session 18.35-19.55
Match days26 December 2008 - day/night match (20-over match)
T20I debut
Shawn Findlay
Carlton Baugh
Lionel Baker
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Tony Hill
TV Umpire
Evan Watkin
Reserve Umpire
Wayne Knights
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
MATCH NOTES
New Zealand innings
  • 50 runs in 6.2 overs (38 balls), Extras 5
  • 100 runs in 13.1 overs (79 balls), Extras 6
  • LRPL Taylor: 50 off 43 balls (3 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 150 runs in 19.2 overs (116 balls), Extras 8
West Indies innings
  • West Indies 50 in 24 mins, from 5.1 overs
  • Attendance: 20,638
  • CH Gayle 50 from 51 minutes in 34 balls, 5x4, 3x6
  • West Indies 100 in 55 mins from 12.5 overs
  • West Indies won the match after two "super overs". West Indies 25/1 v New Zealand 15/2