At North Sydney Oval, Sydney, March 8, 2009. New Zealand won by 13 runs (D/L method). Toss: Australia. New Zealand 205 (48 overs) (H. M. Tiffen 57, A. E. Satterthwaite 38; E. A. Perry 3-40); Australia 132-6 (33 overs) (K. L. Pulford 3-32). New Zealand 2 pts. Player of the Match: K. L. Pulford.

New Zealand lost their last seven wickets for 34 in 44 balls, but all-rounder Kate Pulford fought back with three top-order wickets in four overs. Hosts and reigning world champions Australia were 14 short of a D/L target of 146 when a second rain-break ended their innings.