Result
2nd Final (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 15 1991, Benson & Hedges World Series
208/6
(45.3/50 ov, target 209)
209/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Player Of The Preliminary series
Australia
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MD Crowe (c) b Reid621230028.57
RB Reid c Jones b PL Taylor64941275068.08
JG Wright c PL Taylor b O'Donnell834471023.52
AH Jones lbw b Reid51891061057.30
KR Rutherford c PL Taylor b O'Donnell3743553086.04
RT Latham not out20141910142.85
BA Young c Jones b O'Donnell116820183.33
C Pringle not out11500100.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.16)208/6
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Martin Crowe), 2-51 (John Wright), 3-102 (Richard Reid), 4-171 (Andrew Jones), 5-177 (Ken Rutherford), 6-194 (Bryan Young)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TM Alderman712103.00---00
BA Reid1033523.50---00
SP O'Donnell904334.77---00
SR Waugh913704.11---00
PL Taylor904014.44---00
ME Waugh602404.00---00
Australia Innings (target: 209 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Taylor c Rutherford b Jones71931158076.34
GR Marsh (c)c †Young b Petrie014000.00
DM Jones  b Pringle761051646172.38
DC Boon not out4064743062.50
ME Waugh not out314200021.42
Extras(b 1, lb 12, nb 4, w 2)19
TOTAL(45.3 Ov, RR: 4.59)209/3
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Geoff Marsh), 2-120 (Mark Taylor), 3-199 (Dean Jones)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
C Pringle9.313013.15---00
RG Petrie905115.66---00
DK Morrison904004.44---00
GR Larsen1023203.20---00
MD Crowe201507.50---00
AH Jones602814.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series 1990
Series resultAustralia won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 664
Season1990/91
Match days15 January 1991 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Peter McConnell