result
1st Match, Ahmedabad, Feb 14 1996, Wills World Cup
(50 ov, target 240)228/9
New Zealand won by 11 runs
Player Of The Match
101 (132)
nathan-astle
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Craig Spearman c & b Cork516220031.25
Nathan Astle c Hick b Martin1011321728276.51
Stephen Fleming c Thorpe b Hick2847733059.57
Roger Twose c Thorpe b Hick1726261065.38
Chris Cairns c Cork b Illingworth36303641120.00
Chris Harris run out 1016221062.50
Shane Thomson not out 1723221073.91
Lee Germon (c)†not out 13121600108.33
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 2, w 4)12
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.77)239/6
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Craig Spearman), 2-108 (Stephen Fleming), 3-141 (Roger Twose), 4-196 (Chris Cairns), 5-204 (Nathan Astle), 6-212 (Chris Harris)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dominic Cork1013613.60---11
Peter Martin603716.16---00
Darren Gough1006306.30---00
Richard Illingworth1013113.10---00
Graeme Hick904525.00---30
Craig White502104.20---01
England INNINGS (target: 240 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton (c) b Nash1350033.33
Alec Stewart c & b Harris3471963047.88
Graeme Hick run out 851021349083.33
Graham Thorpe  b Larsen921220042.85
Neil Fairbrother  b Morrison3646471078.26
Jack Russell c Morrison b Larsen29120022.22
Craig White c Cairns b Thomson13121801108.33
Dominic Cork c †Germon b Nash19112121172.72
Darren Gough not out 1517320088.23
Peter Martin c Cairns b Nash3790042.85
Richard Illingworth not out 3460075.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 2, w 1)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.56)228/9
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Mike Atherton), 2-100 (Alec Stewart), 3-123 (Graham Thorpe), 4-144 (Graeme Hick), 5-151 (Jack Russell), 6-180 (Craig White), 7-185 (Neil Fairbrother), 8-210 (Dominic Cork), 9-222 (Peter Martin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Danny Morrison803814.75---11
Dion Nash712633.71---10
Chris Cairns402406.00---00
Gavin Larsen1013323.30---00
Shane Thomson1005115.09---00
Chris Harris904515.00---00
Nathan Astle20603.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Gujarat Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesWills World CupNew Zealand tour of India
Season1995/96
Player Of The Match
Nathan Astle
Nathan Astle
Match numberODI no. 1048
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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B.C. Cooray
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Steve Randell
TV Umpire
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S Toohey
Match Referee
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Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi
PointsNew Zealand 2, England 0
MATCH NOTES
  • England dropped 4 catches, including Astle when he was on 1.
  • Astle's 3rd ODI 100 (all this season).
  • When Atherton was dismissed he remained on the field to act as a runner for Hick.