Result
1st Match, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup at Melbourne, Jan 9 1983
46.4/50 ov, target 182
182/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JG Wright c Dyson b Rackemann5464689084.37
BA Edgar lbw b Rackemann38741300051.35
GP Howarth (c)c & b Rackemann51080050.00
JJ Crowe c Lawson b Chappell715111046.66
JV Coney c †Marsh b Rackemann414200028.57
JFM Morrison c †Marsh b Thomson1024291041.66
PN Webb  b Lawson932411028.12
Sir RJ Hadlee run out2427372188.88
BL Cairns c Hookes b Lawson716200043.75
MC Snedden c †Marsh b Hogg26100033.33
EJ Chatfield not out00300-
Extras(lb 9, nb 5, w 7)21
TOTAL(44.5 Ov, RR: 4.03)181
Fall of wickets: 1-84 (John Wright), 2-89 (Geoff Howarth), 3-98 (Jeff Crowe), 4-114 (Jeremy Coney), 5-128 (Bruce Edgar), 6-134 (John Morrison), 7-167 (Peter Webb), 8-173 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 9-181 (Martin Snedden), 10-181 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Lawson7.512823.57---00
JR Thomson913914.33---00
RM Hogg803214.00---00
CG Rackemann1013943.90---00
GS Chappell1012212.20---00
Australia Innings (target: 182 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KC Wessels  b Snedden7911815710066.94
J Dyson not out781461876153.42
GS Chappell c & b Snedden39150033.33
KJ Hughes (c)not out711131063.63
Extras(b 1, lb 11, w 3)15
TOTAL(46.4 Ov, RR: 3.9)182/2
Did not bat: DW Hookes, AR Border, RW Marsh, GF Lawson, RM Hogg, JR Thomson, CG Rackemann 
Fall of wickets: 1-154 (Kepler Wessels), 2-168 (Greg Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee9.423603.72---00
EJ Chatfield1041801.80---00
MC Snedden1014724.70---00
BL Cairns813003.75---00
JV Coney913604.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesAustralian Tri Series (CB Series)
Player Of The Match
John Dyson
Match numberODI no. 165
Season1982/83
Match days9 January 1983 (50-over match)
debut
Kepler Wessels
Carl Rackemann
Jeff Crowe
Peter Webb
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Rex Whitehead
PointsAustralia 2, New Zealand 0