result
1st Match, Melbourne, Jan 9 1983, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup
(46.4/50 ov)182/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
player of the match
John Dyson
Australia
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c Dyson b Rackemann5464689084.37
Bruce Edgar lbw b Rackemann38741300051.35
Geoff Howarth (c)c & b Rackemann51080050.00
Jeff Crowe c Lawson b Chappell715111046.66
Jeremy Coney c †Marsh b Rackemann414200028.57
John Morrison c †Marsh b Thomson1024291041.66
Peter Webb  b Lawson932411028.12
Richard Hadlee run out 2427372188.88
Lance Cairns c Hookes b Lawson716200043.75
Martin Snedden c †Marsh b Hogg26100033.33
Ewen Chatfield not out 003000.00
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 (Richard Hadlee), 9-181 (Martin Snedden), 10-181 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Lawson7.512823.57---00
Jeff Thomson913914.33---00
Rodney Hogg803214.00---00
Carl Rackemann1013943.90---00
Greg Chappell1012212.20---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 182 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels  b Snedden7911815710066.94
John Dyson not out 781461876153.42
Greg Chappell c & b Snedden39150033.33
Kim Hughes (c)not out 711131063.63
Extras(b 1, lb 11, w 3)15
TOTAL(46.4 Ov, RR: 3.90)182/2
Fall of wickets: 1-154 (Kepler Wessels), 2-168 (Greg Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee9.423603.72---00
Ewen Chatfield1041801.80---00
Martin Snedden1014724.70---00
Lance Cairns813003.75---00
Jeremy Coney913604.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series CupNew Zealand tour of Australia
Season1982/83
Player Of The Match
John Dyson
John Dyson
Match numberODI no. 165
Match daysday(50-over match)
ODI debut
Carl Rackemann
Carl Rackemann
Jeff Crowe
Jeff Crowe
Kepler Wessels
Kepler Wessels
Peter Webb
Peter Webb
Umpires
Australia Image
Rex Whitehead
Australia Image
Tony Crafter
PointsAustralia 2, New Zealand 0