result
1st Match (D/N), Chandigarh, May 9 1997, Pepsi Independence Cup
(50 ov, target 286)263/9
New Zealand won by 22 runs
player of the match
Nathan Astle
New Zealand
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Scorecard summary
New Zealand285/7(50 overs)
Nathan Astle117 (132)
Bryan Young59 (65)
Pakistan263/9(50 overs)
Match details
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
TossPakistan, elected to field first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup
Season1997
Player Of The Match
Nathan Astle
Nathan Astle
Match numberODI no. 1204
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
ODI debut
Mohammad Hussain
Mohammad Hussain
Umpires
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K.T.Francis
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
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Shyam Bansal
Match Referee
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Ahmed Ebrahim
PointsNew Zealand 2, Pakistan 0