result
30th Match, Edinburgh, May 31 1999, ICC World Cup
(17.5/50 ov, target 122)123/4
New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 193 balls remaining)
player of the match
Geoff Allott
New Zealand
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Scorecard summary
Scotland XI121/10(42.1 overs)
Ian Stanger27 (58)
Alec Davies24 (48)
Chris Harris4/7(3.1)
Geoff Allott3/15(10)
New Zealand123/4(17.5 overs)

Pakistan finish 1st, Australia 2nd, New Zealand 3rd. The 1st Super 6 match on July 4th will be India v Australia. Australia have announced that SRT doesn't have to bat, they will just give him the 100 to save time.

Off to watch the "cricket match" between Pakistan and Bangladesh. Good afternoon from CI.

Off to watch the "cricket match" between Pakistan and Bangladesh. Good afternoon from CI.

17.5
6
Hamilton to Cairns, SIX runs

and the Kiwis show that the latest form of "underhand" tactics from Australia will not prevent their entry into the super 6. Cairns lofting it out of the ground over the forward square leg, a super 6 for the super 6

17.4
4
Hamilton to Cairns, FOUR runs

guided down to the 3rd man, the fine leg stops it, then overruns it, ball tricles over the rope in the meantime

17.3
1
Hamilton to Twose, 1 run

chopping it into the covers, another single gained

17.2
1
Hamilton to Cairns, 1 run

tapping it off the toes and behind the square leg

17.1
Hamilton to Cairns, no run

big hard straight drive, so straight it hits the bowler's stumps, deserved so much more really

end of over 177 runs
NZ: 111/4CRR: 6.52 • RRR: 0.33 • Need 11 from 33 overs
Chris Cairns9 (12)
Roger Twose53 (48)
John Blain7-0-53-3
Gavin Hamilton5-0-22-1
16.6
3
Blain to Cairns, 3 runs

flicked well thru the mid wicket, they get a triple as the ball is fielded in the ropwe

16.5
Blain to Cairns, no run

ball bouncing over the off stump, Cairns looking to send it way over the sightscreen

16.4
1
Blain to Twose, 1 run
16.3
Blain to Twose, no run

pitched up, outside the off stump, thru to the keeper

16.2
2
Blain to Twose, 2 runs

short and wide of the off stump, guided down to Asim at 3rd man

16.1
1
Blain to Cairns, 1 run

easy little push behind point

end of over 166 runs
NZ: 104/4CRR: 6.50 • RRR: 0.53 • Need 18 from 34 overs
Roger Twose50 (45)
Chris Cairns5 (9)
Gavin Hamilton5-0-22-1
John Blain6-0-46-3
15.6
Hamilton to Twose, no run

and just a dot to end the over, Twose brought up his 50 with the previous ball

15.5
1
Hamilton to Cairns, 1 run

inside edge squirts away behind the square leg

15.4
1
Hamilton to Twose, 1 run
15.3
2
Hamilton to Twose, 2 runs

driving down the off side

15.2
1
Hamilton to Cairns, 1 run

pushed away behind point

15.1
1
Hamilton to Twose, 1 run

worked around behind the square leg, quick little single

end of over 155 runs
NZ: 98/4CRR: 6.53 • RRR: 0.69 • Need 24 from 35 overs
Chris Cairns3 (7)
Roger Twose46 (41)
John Blain6-0-46-3
Gavin Hamilton4-0-16-1
14.6
Blain to Cairns, no run
14.5
1
Blain to Twose, 1 run
14.4
3
Blain to Cairns, 3 runs

lifted awkwardly, over the wid emid on, too deep for the chasing fielder

Match details
Grange Cricket Club, Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season1999
Player Of The Match
Geoff Allott
Geoff Allott
Match numberODI No. 1472
Match days - day match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Ian Robinson
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Steve Bucknor
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
PointsNew Zealand 2, Scotland 0