- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc McMillan b Mills1370033.33c McMillan b Tuffey74401175.00c †McCullum b Mills32131242246.15not out98556285178.18b Mills3540060.00b Cairns30252921120.00not out31151813206.66Extras12 (lb 9, w 3)TOTAL214/5 (20 Overs, RR: 10.7)Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Michael Clarke, 0.6 ov), 2-21 (Adam Gilchrist, 1.5 ov), 3-46 (Andrew Symonds, 3.6 ov), 4-54 (Damien Martyn, 5.1 ov), 5-137 (Simon Katich, 14.3 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc Ponting b Kasprowicz36242951150.00b Kasprowicz18131930138.46c Katich b Kasprowicz011000.00b Lee66394653169.23c Hussey b Hopes981001112.50c McGrath b Kasprowicz1420025.00b Symonds87500114.28run out (McGrath)77410100.00b McGrath18141220128.57c Kasprowicz b McGrath014000.00not out52210250.00Extras2 (w 2)TOTAL170 all out (20 Overs, RR: 8.5)Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Stephen Fleming, 5.1 ov), 2-49 (Mathew Sinclair, 5.2 ov), 3-67 (Brendon McCullum, 7.2 ov), 4-93 (Craig McMillan, 10.2 ov), 5-95 (Chris Cairns, 11.1 ov), 6-105 (Hamish Marshall, 12.4 ov), 7-121 (Andre Adams, 14.4 ov), 8-161 (Scott Styris, 18.6 ov), 9-165 (Jeff Wilson, 19.3 ov), 10-170 (Kyle Mills, 19.6 ov)
Player Of The Match
Back when it all began, the game was looked upon as a one-off evening's entertainment, with no guaranteed future at the international level. Which of these strange occurrences do you remember from when New Zealand took on Australia back in 2005?
Craig McMillan on the time Glenn McGrath did a Trevor Chappell ... almost
Twenty20 was one wicket away from an international disaster
A novice in Ricky Ponting and an expert in Michael Kasprowicz led Australia to victory in the inaugural Twenty20 international against New Zealand at Eden Park