result
2nd Test, Harare, Sep 19 - 23 2000, New Zealand tour of Zimbabwe
(15.2 ov, target 72)465 & 74/2
(f/o) 166 & 370
New Zealand won by 8 wickets
player of the match
Chris Cairns
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Richardson lbw b Nkala9925837814038.37
Craig Spearman c †A Flower b Olonga210150020.00
Mathew Sinclair c Carlisle b Olonga44781298056.41
Stephen Fleming (c)c Campbell b Mbangwa928301032.14
Nathan Astle run out (Mbangwa/†A Flower)8620324110142.36
Craig McMillan lbw b Mbangwa15791231018.98
Chris Cairns st †A Flower b Strang12417425113371.26
Adam Parore c †A Flower b Olonga48131050.00
Dion Nash c GW Flower b Strang621341587146.26
Paul Wiseman not out 11600100.00
Shayne O'Connor c Whittall b GW Flower22300100.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 12, w 2)17
TOTAL(160.3 Ov, RR: 2.89, 679 Mts)465
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Craig Spearman, 2.5 ov), 2-69 (Mathew Sinclair, 30.3 ov), 3-91 (Stephen Fleming, 37.4 ov), 4-226 (Mark Richardson, 89.4 ov), 5-256 (Nathan Astle, 98.6 ov), 6-302 (Craig McMillan, 115.6 ov), 7-318 (Adam Parore, 118.2 ov), 8-462 (Dion Nash, 159.5 ov), 9-462 (Chris Cairns, 159.6 ov), 10-465 (Shayne O'Connor, 160.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Henry Olonga27511534.25---112
Heath Streak2967402.55---00
Mluleki Nkala1506014.00---00
Pommie Mbangwa28105822.07---10
Paul Strang38118022.10---00
Grant Flower20.365912.87---00
Gavin Rennie301605.33---00
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c †Parore b Astle492372864020.67
Gavin Rennie c Spearman b Cairns46150066.66
Stuart Carlisle c Sinclair b Cairns311321664023.48
Alistair Campbell c Fleming b O'Connor065000.00
Andy Flower lbw b McMillan48941189051.06
Guy Whittall c †Parore b Astle915201060.00
Heath Streak (c)c Wiseman b O'Connor816341050.00
Mluleki Nkala c †Parore b McMillan011000.00
Paul Strang c †Parore b O'Connor525400020.00
Henry Olonga c †Parore b Nash417211023.52
Pommie Mbangwa not out 046000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 3, nb 1, w 1)8
TOTAL(92 Ov, RR: 1.80, 360 Mts)166
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Gavin Rennie, 4.1 ov), 2-76 (Stuart Carlisle, 52.3 ov), 3-77 (Alistair Campbell, 53.5 ov), 4-118 (Grant Flower, 73.5 ov), 5-146 (Guy Whittall, 79.4 ov), 6-151 (Andy Flower, 82.5 ov), 7-151 (Mluleki Nkala, 82.6 ov), 8-157 (Heath Streak, 85.2 ov), 9-164 (Henry Olonga, 90.2 ov), 10-166 (Paul Strang, 91.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Cairns17.173321.92---11
Shayne O'Connor2894331.53---00
Dion Nash17112511.47---00
Craig McMillan12.522922.25---00
Nathan Astle1492221.57---00
Paul Wiseman30802.66---00
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower run out (Wiseman/Astle)10991122010.10
Gavin Rennie c Spearman b O'Connor11423007.14
Stuart Carlisle c Fleming b Astle20941302021.27
Alistair Campbell run out (Sinclair/†Parore)106911166.66
Andy Flower c Sinclair b O'Connor651321928149.24
Guy Whittall not out 18842950627243.82
Heath Streak (c)lbw b Cairns542492944021.68
Mluleki Nkala lbw b O'Connor025000.00
Paul Strang  b Cairns822201036.36
Henry Olonga lbw b O'Connor046000.00
Pommie Mbangwa run out (Nash)521390023.80
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 1)9
TOTAL(178.3 Ov, RR: 2.07, 657 Mts)370
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Gavin Rennie, 6.1 ov), 2-27 (Grant Flower, 27.6 ov), 3-39 (Alistair Campbell, 30.5 ov), 4-48 (Stuart Carlisle, 38.4 ov), 5-179 (Andy Flower, 80.6 ov), 6-330 (Heath Streak, 160.5 ov), 7-335 (Mluleki Nkala, 161.3 ov), 8-348 (Paul Strang, 166.3 ov), 9-349 (Henry Olonga, 167.5 ov), 10-370 (Pommie Mbangwa, 178.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shayne O'Connor45177341.62---00
Dion Nash17.382801.60---00
Craig McMillan2045302.65---00
Nathan Astle36167312.02---00
Chris Cairns3378022.42---01
Paul Wiseman27115502.03---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 72 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Craig Spearman c Rennie b Streak210110020.00
Adam Parore c Carlisle b Streak1327501048.14
Mathew Sinclair not out 3544534079.54
Chris Cairns not out 19132412146.15
Extras(lb 2, nb 2, w 1)5
TOTAL(15.2 Ov, RR: 4.82, 75 Mts)74/2
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Craig Spearman, 2.3 ov), 2-42 (Adam Parore, 10.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak823324.12---10
Mluleki Nkala301705.66---01
Pommie Mbangwa4.202205.07---01
MATCH DETAILS
Harare Sports Club
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Zimbabwe
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Chris Cairns
Chris Cairns
Series resultNew Zealand won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1511
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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David Shepherd
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Ian Robinson
TV Umpire
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Kevan Barbour
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 19 Sep - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 226/4 (Nathan Astle 64*, 89.4 ov)
Wed, 20 Sep - day 2 -Zimbabwe 1st innings 31/1 (Grant Flower 11*, Stuart Carlisle 15*, 17 ov)
Thu, 21 Sep - day 3 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 6/1 (Grant Flower 0*, Stuart Carlisle 5*, 13 ov)
Fri, 22 Sep - day 4 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 228/5 (Guy Whittall 105*, Heath Streak 10*, 104 ov)
Sat, 23 Sep - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 74/2 (15.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th men: DT Mutendera (Zim) and CZ Harris (NZ).
Day 1
  • Lunch: New Zealand 60/1 (Richardson 21*, Sinclair 35*; 26 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 131/3 (Richardson 46*, Astle 26*; 55 overs)
  • MH Richardson: 50 off 159 balls, 5x4, 1st Test 50; 99 is his highest Test score (previous best: 13 v Zimbabwe at Bulawayo, 2000/01); it is the 6th innings of 99 by a New Zealand batsman in Tests (previous instance: DN Patel and JG Wright v England at Christchurch, 1991/92); his 495 tour runs is the most first-class runs scored by a batsman in a tour of Zimbabwe (previous best: 491 by A Gurusinha, 1994/95)
  • 4th wicket partnership (Richardson/Astle): 100 off 43.2 overs
  • NJ Astle: 50 off 144 balls, 8x4, 11th Test 50
Day 2
  • Lunch: New Zealand 302/6 (Cairns 33*; 116 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 404/7 (Cairns 92*, Nash 37*; 147 overs)
  • The wicket of Adam Parore in first innings was 50th for Henry Olonga in Test cricket. He became fifth Zimbabwean after Heath Streak, Paul Strang,Guy Whittall and Bryan Strang to do so.
  • CL Cairns: 50 off 63 balls, 97 minutes, 9x4; 100 off 144 balls, 12x4, 2x6, 4th Test 100; 2nd Test 100 v Zimbabwe (previous: 120 at Auckland, 1995/96)
  • 8th wicket partnership (Cairns/Nash): 100 off 31.2 overs; 144 is the highest 8th wicket partnership for New Zealand against Zimbabwe (previous best: 112 by CZ Harris and DL Vettori at Bulawayo, 1997/98); is the highest 8th wicket partnership for New Zealand in Tests (previous best: 137 by DJ Nash and DL Vettori v India at Wellington, 1998/99)
  • DJ Nash: 50 off 124 balls, 144 minutes, 6x4; 4th Test 50
  • 465 is New Zealand's highest score in Tests against Zimbabwe (previous best: 460 at Auckland, 1997/98)
Day 4
  • GJ Whittall: 100 off 202 balls, 190 minutes, 15x4, 2x6
Day 5
  • SP Fleming: becomes the most successful New Zealand captain in Test history with this victory being the 12th under his leadership in 29 Tests (previous best: 11 by Geoff Howarth in 30 Tests)
  • New Zealand become the first team to clean sweep Zimbabwe at home in a series of more than one match in length