2nd ODI, Auckland, Feb 23 1997, England tour of New Zealand
(19.3/26 ov, target 132)
England won by 6 wickets (with 39 balls remaining) (revised target)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BA Young c †Stewart b Irani4659916077.96
NJ Astle c †Stewart b Mullally414180028.57
AC Parore run out (Irani)27160028.57
SP Fleming c Caddick b Gough4274894056.75
CL Cairns run out (Cork)797410453106.75
CZ Harris c sub (C White) b Caddick1440501035.00
LK Germon (c) † b Caddick1650016.66
DN Patel run out (Caddick)24212311114.28
GR Larsen not out1291210133.33
Extras(lb 9, nb 4, w 16)29
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.06)253/8
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Nathan Astle), 2-44 (Adam Parore), 3-96 (Bryan Young), 4-138 (Stephen Fleming), 5-189 (Chris Harris), 6-202 (Lee Germon), 7-219 (Chris Cairns), 8-253 (Dipak Patel)
DG Cork1005105.10---12
AD Mullally703615.14---60
AR Caddick603325.50---50
D Gough1006516.50---32
RC Irani702613.71---00
RDB Croft1013303.30---10
England Innings (target: 132 runs from 26 overs)
NV Knight not out847093120120.00
AJ Stewart lbw b Davis30274740111.11
DG Cork c Young b Larsen44410100.00
RC Irani c Astle b Doull024000.00
GP Thorpe c & b Doull43610133.33
N Hussain (c)not out911220081.81
Extras(w 3)3
TOTAL(19.3 Ov, RR: 6.87)134/4
Fall of wickets: 1-86 (Alec Stewart), 2-91 (Dominic Cork), 3-92 (Ronnie Irani), 4-100 (Graham Thorpe)
HT Davis613916.50---20
SB Doull503927.80---10
GR Larsen503116.20---00
CZ Harris20804.00---00
NJ Astle1.3017011.33---00
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Nick Knight
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberODI no. 1180
Match days23 February 1997 (50-over match)
Billy Bowden
Doug Cowie
TV Umpire
Christopher King
Match Referee
Peter Burge
Play stopped because of rain at 3:08pm. England were 47/0 off 6 overs, NV Knight 29* (20b 4x4 0x6), AJ Stewart 15* (16b 2x4 0x6).
  • Play resumed at 4:51pm, England target reduced to 132 runs off 26 overs because of rain.