result
2nd Test, Perth, Nov 20 - 23 1997, New Zealand tour of Australia
(64.2 ov)217 & 174
Australia won by an innings and 70 runs
player of the match
Steve Waugh
Australia
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Scorecard summary
New Zealand217/10(74.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Australia461/10(131.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Steve Waugh96 (161)
Mark Waugh86 (149)
Chris Cairns4/95(28)
Shayne O'Connor3/109(31.4)
New Zealand174/10(64.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Adam Parore63 (128)
Simon Cook5/39(10.2)
Shane Warne2/64(26)
Match details
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Australia
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
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
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Darrell Hair
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George Sharp
TV Umpire
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Terry Prue
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith