4th ODI, Auckland, Feb 14 1998, Australia tour of New Zealand
(49.1/50 ov, target 224)
New Zealand won by 30 runs
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
LG Howell lbw b Robertson5154697194.44
NJ Astle c Robertson b Bichel2027350174.07
AC Parore c Ponting b Robertson3259702054.23
SP Fleming (c)c †Gilchrist b Robertson1315211086.66
CD McMillan  b Lehmann1320321065.00
CL Cairns c SR Waugh b Bevan211120018.18
CZ Harris run out (Lehmann)5557782296.49
DJ Nash not out3158730053.44
Extras(nb 1, w 5)6
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.46)223/7
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Nathan Astle, 8.4 ov), 2-85 (Llorne Howell, 17.2 ov), 3-107 (Stephen Fleming, 23.1 ov), 4-120 (Adam Parore, 27.1 ov), 5-132 (Chris Cairns, 30.4 ov), 6-134 (Craig McMillan, 31.1 ov), 7-223 (Chris Harris, 49.6 ov)
P Wilson402506.25---01
AC Dale603305.50---00
AJ Bichel703314.71---00
GR Robertson1002932.90---00
ME Waugh201105.50---00
MG Bevan1003713.70---10
DS Lehmann903714.11---10
SG Law201809.00---00
Australia Innings (target: 224 runs from 50 overs)
AC Gilchrist c †Parore b Nash42405970105.00
ME Waugh lbw b Doull411190036.36
RT Ponting  b Doull1026240038.46
DS Lehmann c Astle b Priest2643860060.46
SR Waugh (c)c sub (SJ Peterson) b Priest2350831046.00
SG Law c Fleming b McMillan716160043.75
MG Bevan c Nash b Doull3752840071.15
AJ Bichel c Cairns b Harris2137370056.75
GR Robertson c Nash b Doull711160063.63
AC Dale c Nash b Cairns68120075.00
P Wilson not out1240050.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 4)9
TOTAL(49.1 Ov, RR: 3.92)193
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Mark Waugh, 4.3 ov), 2-48 (Ricky Ponting, 10.4 ov), 3-60 (Adam Gilchrist, 13.4 ov), 3-88* (Steve Waugh, retired not out ), 4-105 (Stuart Law, 27.4 ov), 5-107 (Darren Lehmann, 28.1 ov), 6-147 (Andy Bichel, 38.3 ov), 7-176 (Steve Waugh, 44.5 ov), 8-183 (Michael Bevan, 46.4 ov), 9-190 (Gavin Robertson, 48.2 ov), 10-193 (Adam Dale, 49.1 ov)
SB O'Connor2021010.50---00
CL Cairns9.103213.49---00
SB Doull812543.12---10
DJ Nash502314.60---01
MW Priest1003123.10---10
CZ Harris1003313.30---00
CD McMillan301414.66---00
NJ Astle201005.00---00
Eden Park, Auckland
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Chris Harris
Series result4-match series drawn 2-2
Match numberODI no. 1293
Match days14 February 1998 (50-over match)
Billy Bowden
Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
Evan Watkin
Match Referee
Hanumant Singh
MW Priest recalled to the New Zealand side aged 36 years 186 days, for his first One-Day International since 19/12/1994 against Pakistan at East London.
  • The partnership of 89 between CZ Harris and DJ Nash is a new record in ODIs for the 7th wicket for New Zealand v Australia (previous: 66 between CZ Harris and DJ Nash at Christchurch, 1997-98).
  • SR Waugh batted with a runner (RT Ponting) from over 19.2
  • SR Waugh retired hurt on 14* from 88/3 (22.6 ov) to 147/6
  • SJ Peterson acted as substitute fielder for LG Howell during Australia's innings.