RESULT
2nd Test, Perth, November 20 - 23, 1997, New Zealand tour of Australia
217 & 174

Australia won by an innings and 70 runs

Player Of The Match
96
steve-waugh
New Zealand 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bryan Young c SR Waugh b Kasprowicz919202047.36
Blair Pocock c †Healy b Cook1545652033.33
Adam Parore c Blewett b Reiffel30861423034.88
Stephen Fleming (c)c Blewett b Warne1034421029.41
Nathan Astle c †Healy b Reiffel1230302040.00
Craig McMillan c Taylor b Kasprowicz5475955172.00
Chris Cairns c ME Waugh b Warne52821096063.41
Daniel Vettori not out 1451730027.45
Simon Doull c Taylor b Warne86720133.33
Shayne O'Connor c SR Waugh b Cook719210036.84
Geoff Allott  b Warne044000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 3)6
TOTAL74.4 Ov (RR: 2.90, 313 Mts)217
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Bryan Young), 2-31 (Blair Pocock), 3-51 (Stephen Fleming), 4-72 (Nathan Astle), 5-87 (Adam Parore), 6-161 (Craig McMillan), 7-187 (Chris Cairns), 8-197 (Simon Doull), 9-214 (Shayne O'Connor), 10-217 (Geoff Allott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Michael Kasprowicz2094022.00---00
Paul Reiffel2064622.30---02
Simon Cook1053623.60---00
Shane Warne22.438343.66---01
Greg Blewett21904.50---00
Australia 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor (c)lbw b O'Connor2970022.22
Matthew Elliott c O'Connor b Cairns42841147050.00
Greg Blewett c Astle b O'Connor1464760021.87
Mark Waugh c †Parore b Doull8614918611157.71
Steve Waugh  b O'Connor9616121310059.62
Ian Healy c Fleming b Cairns851542399055.19
Ricky Ponting c Fleming b Cairns1631402051.61
Paul Reiffel c Fleming b Cairns54881087061.36
Shane Warne c O'Connor b Vettori36252441144.00
Michael Kasprowicz run out (Doull/O'Connor)919231047.36
Simon Cook not out 314160021.42
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 7)18
TOTAL131.4 Ov (RR: 3.50, 532 Mts)461
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Mark Taylor), 2-53 (Greg Blewett), 3-71 (Matthew Elliott), 4-224 (Mark Waugh), 5-262 (Steve Waugh), 6-287 (Ricky Ponting), 7-403 (Paul Reiffel), 8-449 (Shane Warne), 9-450 (Ian Healy), 10-461 (Michael Kasprowicz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Simon Doull2137813.71---04
Shayne O'Connor31.4710933.44---00
Chris Cairns2899543.39---01
Daniel Vettori2978412.89---00
Geoff Allott2238403.81---02
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Blair Pocock c Blewett b Kasprowicz1430025.00
Bryan Young run out (Elliott)2369914033.33
Adam Parore lbw b Kasprowicz6312817010049.21
Daniel Vettori c Taylor b Warne12018005.00
Stephen Fleming (c)c Blewett b Warne418300022.22
Nathan Astle lbw b Cook19661082028.78
Craig McMillan lbw b Cook2338493060.52
Chris Cairns  b Cook78101087.50
Simon Doull c SR Waugh b Cook17171721100.00
Shayne O'Connor c Taylor b Cook716151043.75
Geoff Allott not out 27110028.57
Extras(lb 2, nb 5)7
TOTAL64.2 Ov (RR: 2.70, 270 Mts)174
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Blair Pocock), 2-53 (Bryan Young), 3-55 (Daniel Vettori), 4-84 (Stephen Fleming), 5-102 (Adam Parore), 6-137 (Craig McMillan), 7-145 (Chris Cairns), 8-160 (Nathan Astle), 9-165 (Simon Doull), 10-174 (Shayne O'Connor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Michael Kasprowicz1654322.68---00
Paul Reiffel1242602.16---05
Shane Warne2646422.46---01
Simon Cook10.233953.77---00
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MATCH DETAILS
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
Series
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Australia
Steve Waugh
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1386
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Simon Cook
Simon Cook
Umpires
Australia
Darrell Hair
England
George Sharp
TV Umpire
Australia
Terry Prue
Match Referee
West Indies
Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 20 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 32/1 (Matthew Elliott 22*, Greg Blewett 7*)
Fri, 21 Nov - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 235/4 (Steve Waugh 79*, Ian Healy 3*)
Sat, 22 Nov - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 69/3 (Adam Parore 42*, Stephen Fleming 0*)
Sun, 23 Nov - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 174 (64.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
  • Lunch: New Zealand 147/7 (Astle 19*, Doull 0*)
  • Attendance: Day 1 - 6109. Day 2 - 5099. Day 3 - 7568. Day 4 - 5110. Aggregate - 23886.
New Zealand Innings
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