Player of the Match
Player of the Match
, play 02:14
Holding: 'Bowlers only have confidence in their yorkers if it is swinging'

Michael Holding and Ajit Agarkar look at the importance swing bowling played in the thriller between Australia and New Zealand.

, play 02:08
'My role is to contain batsmen' - Vettori

Daniel Vettori talks about his performance against Australia and New Zealand's prospects going ahead in the World Cup

, play 03:05
We're going to stay grounded - Boult

Kane Williamson and Trent Boult reflect on New Zealand's win over Australia, in Auckland

, play 01:54
We believed we could win - Starc

Mitchell Starc on why Australia believed they could defend their low score, and his figures of six wickets for 28 runs against New Zealand in Auckland

, play 02:04
Our shot selection very poor - Clarke

Michael Clarke on Australia's batting collapse, and defeat against New Zealand in Auckland

, play 01:06
Croft: Australia batted poorly

Colin Croft on New Zealand's bowling performance against Australia

, play 02:25
What do you think of Australia?

ESPNcricinfo's Arya Yuyutsu took to the streets of Auckland and asked the locals what they thought about their neighbours across the Tasman Sea

, play 01:38
Croft: The scheduling is borderline farcical

ESPNcricinfo analyst Colin Croft looks ahead to Australia versus New Zealand in Auckland, and how the schedule puts Australia at a disadvantage

, play 01:13
Crowe to be inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame

Former New Zealand batsman Martin Crowe will be inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame during the innings break of the New Zealand-Australia game at Eden Park

, play 04:49
NZ are playing without fear - Crowe

Arya Yuyutsu speaks with Martin Crowe about the upcoming Australia v New Zealand match and his take on the 2015 World Cup

, play 01:22
Australia eager to play an unchanged New Zealand side in Auckland

Eager Australia are set to take on co-hosts New Zealand in the 20th match of the Cricket World Cup 2015

, play 03:40
'Playing Australia doesn't change anything' - McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum speaks ahead of his team's much-anticipated Group A match against Australia, in Auckland

, play 03:59
'The fittest I've been in five years' - Clarke

Michael Clarke talks to the media ahead of Australia's World Cup Group A match against New Zealand, in Auckland

, play 02:18
The World No. 1 team have to be favourites - Williamson

Arya Yuyutsu speaks to New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson about their upcoming match with Australia

New high for left-arm pace

12

Wickets for left-arm fast bowlers in the match, the most ever in an ODI. The previous best was nine

A flat track?

5

Number of times, in the last 10 ODIs in Auckland, that the team batting first has been bowled out for less than 210

Another quick fifty

21

Balls in which McCullum got his half-century, the joint third-fastest in World Cup. The quickest - in 18 balls - is also by him

Three-over Powerplay

75

Runs scored in the first three overs of both innings (39 by NZ, 36 by Aus), the most in all ODIs since 2002

Monumental collapse

26

Runs for which Australia lost eight wickets, to slip from 80 for 1 to 106 for 9. It's their worst eight-wicket collapse in ODIs

Boult's best

5for27

Boult's figures in the game, his best in ODIs, and only his second haul of more than two wickets in 20 ODIs

Powerful Powerplay

68

Runs scored by Australia in the first ten overs, the third best in the tournament so far. Only NZ have score more (v Eng and SL)

An early start

1

Number of times Vettori has bowled within the first 8 overs in a home ODI since 2002. This was the first such instance