16th Match, Reliance World Cup at Kolkata, Oct 23 1987
47.4/50 ov, target 228
New Zealand won by 4 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Zimbabwe Innings (50 overs maximum)
GA Paterson run out08-000.00
AH Omarshah c MD Crowe b Watson4190-2045.55
KJ Arnott run out5183-5061.44
DL Houghton c MD Crowe b Boock5057-5087.71
AJ Pycroft not out5246-21113.04
KM Curran  b Boock1211-10109.09
AC Waller not out85-10160.00
Extras(lb 7, w 6)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.54)227/5
Did not bat: IP Butchart, EA Brandes, AJ Traicos, MP Jarvis 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Grant Paterson), 2-82 (Kevin Arnott), 3-121 (Ali Shah), 4-180 (Dave Houghton), 5-216 (Kevin Curran)
MC Snedden1023203.20---00
EJ Chatfield1024704.70---00
DN Patel1015305.30---00
W Watson1014514.50---00
SL Boock1014324.30---00
New Zealand Innings (target: 228 runs from 50 overs)
KR Rutherford  b Brandes2232-2068.75
JG Wright  b Omarshah1232-1037.50
MD Crowe c Butchart b Omarshah5858-80100.00
DN Patel c Arnott b Brandes14-0025.00
JJ Crowe (c)not out88105-8083.80
AH Jones c Jarvis b Traicos1535-1042.85
MC Snedden  b Jarvis413-0030.76
IDS Smith not out1710-20170.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 1, w 4)11
TOTAL(47.4 Ov, RR: 4.78)228/6
Did not bat: SL Boock, EJ Chatfield, W Watson 
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (John Wright), 2-53 (Ken Rutherford), 3-56 (Dipak Patel), 4-125 (Martin Crowe), 5-158 (Andrew Jones), 6-182 (Martin Snedden)
KM Curran201206.00---00
MP Jarvis7.403915.08---00
EA Brandes1014424.40---00
AH Omarshah1003423.40---00
IP Butchart805006.25---00
AJ Traicos1004314.30---00
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Jeff Crowe
Match numberODI no. 466
Match days23 October 1987 (50-over match)
Khizer Hayat
PW Vidanagamage
PointsNew Zealand 4, Zimbabwe 0