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1st ODI (D/N), Christchurch, Feb 23 2021, England Women tour of New Zealand
(33.4/50 ov, target 179)181/2
ENG Women won by 8 wickets (with 98 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
67* (69) & 1/14
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Scorecard summary
New Zealand Women178/10(45.1 overs)
England Women181/2(33.4 overs)
33.4
4
Kerr to Sciver, FOUR runs
33.3
Kerr to Sciver, no run
33.2
Kerr to Sciver, no run
33.1
Kerr to Sciver, no run
end of over 3312 runs
ENG-W: 177/2CRR: 5.36 RRR: 0.11
Heather Knight67 (69)
Nat Sciver17 (22)
Fran Jonas 5-1-31-0
Amelia Kerr 7-0-38-0
32.6
4
Jonas to Knight, FOUR runs
32.5
4
Jonas to Knight, FOUR runs
32.4
1
Jonas to Sciver, 1 run
32.3
2
Jonas to Sciver, 2 runs
32.2
Jonas to Sciver, no run
32.1
1
Jonas to Knight, 1 run
end of over 326 runs
ENG-W: 165/2CRR: 5.15 RRR: 0.77
Nat Sciver14 (19)
Heather Knight58 (66)
Amelia Kerr 7-0-38-0
Fran Jonas 4-1-19-0
31.6
4
Kerr to Sciver, FOUR runs
31.5
Kerr to Sciver, no run
31.4
Kerr to Sciver, no run
31.3
1
Kerr to Knight, 1 run
31.2
1
Kerr to Sciver, 1 run
31.1
Kerr to Sciver, no run
end of over 316 runs
ENG-W: 159/2CRR: 5.12 RRR: 1.05
Heather Knight57 (65)
Nat Sciver9 (14)
Fran Jonas 4-1-19-0
Brooke Halliday 2-0-5-0
30.6
Jonas to Knight, no run
30.5
1
Jonas to Sciver, 1 run
30.4
1
Jonas to Knight, 1 run
30.3
Jonas to Knight, no run
Match details
Hagley Oval, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand Women, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Women tour of New Zealand
Season2020/21
Player Of The Match
Heather Knight
Heather Knight
Series resultEngland Women led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberWODI no. 1187
Match days23 February 2021 - daynight (50-over match)
WODI debut
Brooke Halliday
Brooke Halliday
Fran Jonas
Fran Jonas
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Kim Cotton
TV Umpire
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Ashley Mehrotra
Reserve Umpire
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Kannan Jagannathan
Match Referee
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Richard Hayward