1st ODI, Australia tour of England and Scotland at Leeds, May 22 1997
40.1/50 ov, target 171
England won by 6 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
MA Taylor (c)c †Stewart b Gough715101046.66
ME Waugh  b Headley1137561029.72
SR Waugh lbw b Ealham1942522045.23
MG Bevan run out (Thorpe)3056702053.57
GS Blewett  b Gough2846652060.86
MJ Slater c & b Ealham1731392054.83
IA Healy c Atherton b Hollioake1733330051.51
SK Warne c Thorpe b Hollioake418220022.22
MS Kasprowicz not out1718261094.44
JN Gillespie not out3570060.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 1, w 9)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.4)170/8
Did not bat: GD McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Mark Taylor), 2-39 (Mark Waugh), 3-43 (Steve Waugh), 4-106 (Michael Bevan), 5-106 (Greg Blewett), 6-140 (Ian Healy), 7-140 (Michael Slater), 8-157 (Shane Warne)
PAJ DeFreitas913503.88---40
D Gough1023323.30---00
MA Ealham832122.62---10
DW Headley803614.50---01
RDB Croft1011601.60---10
AJ Hollioake502224.40---10
England Innings (target: 171 runs from 50 overs)
NV Knight lbw b McGrath1218211066.66
MA Atherton (c)c †Healy b Kasprowicz48170050.00
AJ Stewart lbw b McGrath722301031.81
GP Thorpe not out751081507069.44
GD Lloyd run out (Blewett)0611000.00
AJ Hollioake not out6684915278.57
Extras(b 1, nb 4, w 6)11
TOTAL(40.1 Ov, RR: 4.35)175/4
Did not bat: MA Ealham, PAJ DeFreitas, RDB Croft, D Gough, DW Headley 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Mike Atherton), 2-20 (Nick Knight), 3-32 (Alec Stewart), 4-40 (Graham Lloyd)
GD McGrath1023423.40---10
MS Kasprowicz702713.85---21
JN Gillespie8.113904.77---14
SK Warne1004604.60---00
ME Waugh201608.00---10
GS Blewett301204.00---10
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland 1997
Player Of The Match
Adam Hollioake
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1210
Match days22 May 1997 (50-over match)
Ray Julian
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
Chris Balderstone
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle