15th Match, Napier, Mar 3 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
(20.5/20.5 ov)
(18/18 ov, target 154)
New Zealand won by 48 runs (revised target)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
New Zealand Innings (20.5 overs maximum)
MJ Greatbatch  b Duers1516272093.75
RT Latham  b Brandes26100033.33
AH Jones c Waller b Butchart5758769098.27
MD Crowe (c)not out74436482172.09
CL Cairns not out1240050.00
Extras(b 6, lb 7)13
TOTAL(20.5 Ov, RR: 7.77)162/3
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Rod Latham), 2-25 (Mark Greatbatch), 3-154 (Andrew Jones)
EA Brandes512815.60---00
KG Duers601712.83---00
AH Omarshah403408.50---00
IP Butchart4053113.25---00
MG Burmester1.501709.27---00
Zimbabwe Innings (target: 154 runs from 18 overs)
A Flower  b Larsen30284550107.14
AC Waller  b Morrison11111411100.00
DL Houghton (c) b Larsen1014192071.42
IP Butchart c Cairns b Larsen3790042.85
EA Brandes  b Harris6990066.66
AJ Pycroft not out1320250065.00
ADR Campbell c Crowe b Harris81061080.00
AH Omarshah  b Harris77510100.00
MG Burmester not out43300133.33
Extras(lb 9, nb 1, w 3)13
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 5.83)105/7
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Andy Waller), 2-41 (Dave Houghton), 3-63 (Iain Butchart), 4-63 (Andy Flower), 5-75 (Eddo Brandes), 6-86 (Alistair Campbell, 14.5 ov), 7-97 (Ali Shah, 16.5 ov)
DK Morrison401413.50---21
CL Cairns2027013.50---00
GR Larsen401634.00---00
CZ Harris401533.75---10
RT Latham301806.00---00
MD Crowe10606.00---00
McLean Park, Napier
TossZimbabwe , elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup 1992
Player Of The Match
Martin Crowe
Match numberODI no. 728
Match days3 March 1992 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Mark Burmester
Karl Liebenberg
Dooland Buultjens
PointsNew Zealand 2, Zimbabwe 0
New Zealand innings interruped at 9/1 (2.1 overs). Match reduced to 35 overs per side.
  • Further interruption at 52/2 (11.2 ov). Match reduced to 24 overs per side.
  • Innings ended by a third interruption after 20.5 overs. Zimbabwe set a target of 154 from 18 overs (a Duckworth/Lewis calculation under the rules in 2006 would have set a target of 150)
  • World Cup Referee: PW Moody