result
2nd Final (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 15 1991, Benson & Hedges World Series
(45.3/50 ov)209/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Player Of The Series
112 runs
mark-taylor
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Martin Crowe (c) b Reid621230028.57
Richard Reid c Jones b PL Taylor64941275068.08
John Wright c PL Taylor b O'Donnell834471023.52
Andrew Jones lbw b Reid51891061057.30
Ken Rutherford c PL Taylor b O'Donnell3743553086.04
Rod Latham not out 20141910142.85
Bryan Young c Jones b O'Donnell116820183.33
Chris Pringle not out 11500100.00
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
Terry Alderman712103.00---00
Bruce Reid1033523.50---00
Simon O'Donnell904334.77---00
Steve Waugh913704.11---00
Peter Taylor904014.44---00
Mark Waugh602404.00---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 209 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor c Rutherford b Jones71931158076.34
Geoff Marsh (c)c †Young b Petrie014000.00
Dean Jones  b Pringle761051646172.38
David Boon not out 4064743062.50
Mark Waugh not out 314200021.42
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
Chris Pringle9.313013.15---00
Richard Petrie905115.66---00
Danny Morrison904004.44---00
Gavin Larsen1023203.20---00
Martin Crowe201507.50---00
Andrew Jones602814.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series
Season1990/91
Player Of The Series
Mark Taylor
Mark Taylor
Mark Waugh
Mark Waugh
Series resultAustralia won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 664
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Peter McConnell
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Tony Crafter