10th Match, Cardiff, May 20 1999, ICC World Cup
(45.2/50 ov, target 214)
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
ME Waugh lbw b Allott2590040.00
AC Gilchrist c Astle b Allott1428381050.00
RT Ponting c Harris b Astle47881204053.40
DS Lehmann c Astle b Harris76941338080.85
SR Waugh (c)c Astle b Harris718180038.88
MG Bevan  b Allott2132471065.62
S Lee run out (Nash)2880025.00
SK Warne  b Allott15142420107.14
DW Fleming not out811140072.72
AC Dale not out3540060.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 3, w 5)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.26)213/8
Did not bat: GD McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Mark Waugh, 2.1 ov), 2-32 (Adam Gilchrist, 8.1 ov), 3-126 (Ricky Ponting, 30.6 ov), 4-149 (Steve Waugh, 35.5 ov), 5-172 (Darren Lehmann, 41.4 ov), 6-175 (Shane Lee, 43.4 ov), 7-192 (Michael Bevan, 46.2 ov), 8-204 (Shane Warne, 48.3 ov)
GI Allott1003743.70---22
DJ Nash813003.75---00
CL Cairns704406.28---21
GR Larsen1022602.60---10
CZ Harris1005025.00---00
NJ Astle501613.20---00
New Zealand Innings (target: 214 runs from 50 overs)
MJ Horne c †Gilchrist b Dale5851062.50
NJ Astle c Ponting b Fleming48250050.00
CD McMillan c Fleming b Warne2955593052.72
SP Fleming (c) b McGrath920341045.00
RG Twose not out809913110080.80
CL Cairns c Dale b Fleming60771115377.92
AC Parore not out1091011111.11
Extras(lb 2, nb 4, w 11)17
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 4.72)214/5
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Matt Horne, 1.2 ov), 2-21 (Nathan Astle, 6.1 ov), 3-47 (Stephen Fleming, 14.4 ov), 4-49 (Craig McMillan, 15.3 ov), 5-197 (Chris Cairns, 43.1 ov)
DW Fleming8.214325.16---30
AC Dale511813.60---10
GD McGrath904314.77---04
S Lee602404.00---10
SK Warne1014414.40---40
SR Waugh402506.25---10
MG Bevan301505.00---10
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup 1999
Player Of The Match
Roger Twose
Match numberODI no. 1452
Match days20 May 1999 (50-over match)
Javed Akhtar
David Shepherd
TV Umpire
Rudi Koertzen
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
PointsNew Zealand 2, Australia 0
4th (reserve) umpire: S Modi (Ken)
  • 12th Men: DR Martyn (Australia) and MN Hart (New Zealand)
  • Rain stopped play from 12:00pm to 12:37pm. Lunch was rescheduled to be of 30 minutes length and will be taken at 2:55pm, with the NZ innings set for 3:25pm to 6:55pm.
  • DS Lehmann 50 off 65 balls, 6x4
  • RG Twose 50 off 72 balls, 6x4 0x6
  • CL Cairns 50 off 70 balls, 3x4 3x6