result
2nd Match (D/N), Adelaide, Dec 6 1997, Carlton & United Series
(47.5/50 ov, target 225)177
New Zealand won by 47 runs
player of the match
Craig McMillan
New Zealand
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Scorecard summary
New Zealand224/6(50 overs)
South Africa177/10(47.5 overs)
Chris Cairns2/29(9.5)
Gavin Larsen2/31(10)
Match details
Adelaide Oval
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesCarlton & United SeriesNew Zealand tour of Australia
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Craig McMillan
Craig McMillan
Match numberODI no. 1255
Match daysdaynight match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Ross Emerson
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Daryl Harper
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
PointsNew Zealand 2, South Africa 0