3rd ODI (D/N), Napier, Feb 12 1998, Australia tour of New Zealand
(48.2/50 ov, target 237)240/3
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
player of the match
Stephen Fleming
New Zealand
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Adam Gilchrist c Cairns b Nash4047503085.10
Mark Waugh c †Parore b Vettori4254805077.77
Ricky Ponting c Fleming b Harris3047591063.82
Darren Lehmann c †Parore b Cairns4455872080.00
Tom Moody  b Vettori3650050.00
Steve Waugh (c)c †Parore b Cairns4248530187.50
Michael Bevan run out (Doull)1015210066.66
Stuart Law c Nash b Cairns1460025.00
Andy Bichel c Fleming b Cairns012000.00
Gavin Robertson not out 11111700100.00
Paul Wilson c Fleming b Cairns2680033.33
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 4)11
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 4.84)236
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Adam Gilchrist, 12.3 ov), 2-98 (Mark Waugh, 19.6 ov), 3-136 (Ricky Ponting, 28.2 ov), 4-141 (Tom Moody, 29.4 ov), 5-209 (Darren Lehmann, 42.3 ov), 6-210 (Steve Waugh, 42.6 ov), 7-214 (Stuart Law, 44.1 ov), 8-215 (Andy Bichel, 44.4 ov), 9-226 (Michael Bevan, 46.5 ov), 10-236 (Paul Wilson, 48.4 ov)
Shayne O'Connor502004.00---00
Chris Cairns7.404255.47---12
Simon Doull702804.00---10
Dion Nash603716.16---00
Daniel Vettori1003523.50---20
Nathan Astle301605.33---00
Chris Harris1005215.20---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 237 runs from 50 overs)
Llorne Howell c †Gilchrist b Wilson44300100.00
Nathan Astle run out (Ponting)55931094159.13
Adam Parore  b Bichel043000.00
Stephen Fleming (c)not out 1111371835081.02
Craig McMillan not out 5359781289.83
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 7, w 3)17
TOTAL(48.2 Ov, RR: 4.96)240/3
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Llorne Howell, 0.4 ov), 2-5 (Adam Parore, 1.3 ov), 3-121 (Nathan Astle, 28.3 ov)
Paul Wilson6.204216.63---06
Andy Bichel1004214.20---10
Tom Moody1003903.90---10
Gavin Robertson1013803.80---00
Steve Waugh1005605.60---10
Stuart Law201608.00---01
McLean Park, Napier
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Stephen Fleming
Stephen Fleming
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 2-1
Match numberODI no. 1292
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
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Billy Bowden
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Evan Watkin
TV Umpire
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Tony Hill
Match Referee
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Hanumant Singh
  • The dismissal of SR Waugh gave AC Parore 50 catches in ODIs.
  • NJ Astle 50 off 84 balls, 11th ODI 50.
  • SP Fleming 100 off 130 balls, 3rd ODI century.
  • This is New Zealand's first win in a Day/Night ODI at home in their 6th attempt, and 3rd at Napier (5 losses and a tie in previous encounters).