result
1st Match (D/N), Sydney, Nov 29 1990, Benson & Hedges World Series
(40/40 ov, target 236)174/7
Australia won by 61 runs (revised target)
player of the match
Allan Border
Australia
Australia INNINGS (43.5 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Boon c †Smith b Pringle031000.00
Geoff Marsh c Rutherford b Harris46781152158.97
Dean Jones c Harris b Morrison3658575062.06
Allan Border (c) b Morrison3951584076.47
Mark Waugh  b Pringle40324721125.00
Steve Waugh c Watson b Petrie716220043.75
Simon O'Donnell c †Smith b Pringle35242832145.83
Peter Taylor c Crowe b Watson851410160.00
Ian Healy not out 86700133.33
Carl Rackemann c Petrie b Watson011000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1, w 9)17
TOTAL(43.5 Ov, RR: 5.38)236/9
Did not bat: Bruce Reid 
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (David Boon), 2-54 (Dean Jones), 3-134 (Geoff Marsh), 4-138 (Allan Border), 5-163 (Steve Waugh), 6-205 (Mark Waugh), 7-226 (Simon O'Donnell), 8-236 (Peter Taylor), 9-236 (Carl Rackemann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Pringle923934.33---00
Richard Petrie904314.77---00
Willie Watson8.515125.77---00
Danny Morrison904925.44---00
Chris Harris603616.00---00
Martin Crowe201105.50---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 236 runs from 40 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright run out 2660033.33
Andrew Jones c ME Waugh b Rackemann2355712041.81
Martin Crowe (c)run out 2148702043.75
Mark Greatbatch run out 2025292080.00
Ken Rutherford lbw b Reid3337652089.18
Ian Smith c ME Waugh b Reid33263450126.92
Chris Harris not out 1723263073.91
Richard Petrie c Jones b Taylor17110014.28
Chris Pringle not out 4990044.44
Extras(b 3, lb 11, nb 2, w 4)20
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 4.35)174/7
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (John Wright), 2-49 (Andrew Jones), 3-55 (Martin Crowe), 4-80 (Mark Greatbatch), 5-141 (Ian Smith), 6-153 (Ken Rutherford), 7-168 (Richard Petrie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Simon O'Donnell821802.25---00
Bruce Reid841822.25---00
Carl Rackemann712313.28---00
Steve Waugh814906.12---00
Mark Waugh302006.66---00
Peter Taylor603215.33---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series
Season1990/91
Player Of The Match
Allan Border
Allan Border
Match numberODI no. 642
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Chris Harris
Chris Harris
Richard Petrie
Richard Petrie
Umpires
Australia Image
Leonard King
Australia Image
Peter McConnell
PointsAustralia 2, New Zealand 0