Result
2nd Match (D/N), Sharjah, Apr 18 1998, Coca-Cola Cup
159
(36.5/50 ov, target 160)
160/4
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 79 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LG Howell lbw b Fleming1318292072.22
NJ Astle run out (Ponting)710151070.00
CL Cairns c & b Moody1940483047.50
SP Fleming (c) b Robertson59941293062.76
MJ Horne c Moody b Warne1426342053.84
CD McMillan c Lehmann b Warne1340033.33
CZ Harris c Lehmann b ME Waugh2669770037.68
AC Parore  b Fleming519240026.31
DJ Nash not out26140033.33
MW Priest c †Gilchrist b Fleming2560040.00
SB O'Connor lbw b Fleming022000.00
Extras(lb 7, w 4)11
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 3.26)159
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Nathan Astle, 3.3 ov), 2-28 (Llorne Howell, 6.3 ov), 3-61 (Chris Cairns, 14.6 ov), 4-90 (Matt Horne, 23.2 ov), 5-92 (Craig McMillan, 23.6 ov), 6-143 (Stephen Fleming, 40.4 ov), 7-153 (Chris Harris, 45.5 ov), 8-155 (Adam Parore, 46.5 ov), 9-159 (Mark Priest, 48.2 ov), 10-159 (Shayne O'Connor, 48.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Fleming9.412842.89---10
MS Kasprowicz602404.00---00
TM Moody501613.20---00
SK Warne1012822.80---10
GR Robertson1003013.00---10
ME Waugh802613.25---10
Australia Innings (target: 160 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist c Astle b Harris5789993164.04
ME Waugh c Fleming b O'Connor1118241061.11
RT Ponting c Horne b Harris5271754273.23
MG Bevan not out1521333071.42
SR Waugh (c)lbw b McMillan3560060.00
DS Lehmann not out1119132057.89
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 3)11
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 4.34)160/4
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Mark Waugh, 6.1 ov), 2-125 (Adam Gilchrist, 27.5 ov), 3-131 (Ricky Ponting, 29.4 ov), 4-134 (Steve Waugh, 31.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SB O'Connor503116.20---01
CL Cairns502404.80---20
DJ Nash411503.75---00
CZ Harris1023123.10---01
MW Priest9.514204.27---10
CD McMillan301113.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesCoca-Cola Cup 1998
Player Of The Match
Damien Fleming
Match numberODI no. 1320
Season1997/98
Match days18 April 1998 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Javed Akhtar
Ian Robinson
TV Umpire
Steve Bucknor
Match Referee
Talat Ali
PointsAustralia 2, New Zealand 0