result
Final, Nairobi (Gym), Oct 15 2000, ICC KnockOut
264/6
(49.4/50 ov)265/6
New Zealand won by 4 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
102* (113)
chris-cairns
21y
• Peter Robinson

Cairns steers New Zealand to heroic victory over India in ICC KnockOut final

How much of a role Chris Cairns will play on New Zealand's forthcoming tour of South Africa remains to be seen, but he did enough in the ICC KnockOut 2000 final against India at the Nairobi Gymkhana Club on Sunday to keep his shares up for some time

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Scorecard summary
India264/6(50 overs)
New Zealand265/6(49.4 overs)
49.4
1
Agarkar to Cairns, 1 run
49.3
Agarkar to Cairns, no run
49.2
1
Agarkar to Parore, 1 run
49.1
1
Agarkar to Cairns, 1 run
end of over 4910 runs • 1 wicket
NZ: 262/6CRR: 5.34 RRR: 3.00
Adam Parore2 (3)
Chris Cairns100 (110)
Venkatesh Prasad 7-0-27-3
Ajit Agarkar 6-0-41-0
48.6
2
Prasad to Parore, 2 runs
48.5
2lb
Prasad to Parore, 2 leg byes
48.4
4lb
Prasad to Parore, 4 leg byes
48.3
W
Prasad to Harris, OUT
Chris Harris c Singh b Prasad 46 (98m 72b 4x4 0x6) SR: 63.88
48.2
1
Prasad to Cairns, 1 run
48.1
1lb
Prasad to Harris, 1 leg bye
end of over 487 runs
NZ: 252/5CRR: 5.25 RRR: 6.50
Chris Harris46 (70)
Chris Cairns99 (109)
Ajit Agarkar 6-0-41-0
Anil Kumble 9-0-55-2
47.6
1lb
Agarkar to Harris, 1 leg bye
47.5
1
Agarkar to Cairns, 1 run
47.4
2
Agarkar to Cairns, 2 runs
47.3
1lb
Agarkar to Harris, 1 leg bye
47.2
1lb
Agarkar to Cairns, 1 leg bye
47.1
1
Agarkar to Harris, 1 run
end of over 4714 runs
NZ: 245/5CRR: 5.21 RRR: 6.66
Chris Cairns96 (106)
Chris Harris45 (67)
Anil Kumble 9-0-55-2
Zaheer Khan 7-0-54-0
46.6
4
Kumble to Cairns, FOUR runs
46.5
6
Kumble to Cairns, SIX runs
46.4
1
Kumble to Harris, 1 run
46.3
Kumble to Harris, no run
Match details
Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesICC KnockOut
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Chris Cairns
Chris Cairns
Series resultNew Zealand won the 2000/01 ICC KnockOut
Match numberODI no. 1639
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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David Shepherd
West Indies Image
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Darrell Hair
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle