New Zealand v Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe in New Zealand 1997/98 (5th ODI)
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 8th March 1998 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossNew Zealand won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNew Zealand won by 2 runs
UmpiresDB Cowie, DM Quested
TV umpireBF Bowden
RefereeHanumant Singh
Man of the MatchDL Vettori

New Zealand inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
LG Howellc Strang b Rennie178--14.29
NJ Astlec GJ Whittall b GW Flower62841263273.81
*SP Flemingb AR Whittall2732455-84.38
MJ Hornec Rennie b Strang1113142-84.62
CD McMillanc Wishart b Strang31415--21.43
CL Cairnsb AR Whittall033--0.00
CZ Harrisnot out54821234265.85
+AC Parorec A Flower b Viljoen71117--63.64
DJ Nashc Rennie b Strang2837421-75.68
DL Vettoric A Flower b Streak21131621161.54
SB Doullnot out5381-166.67
Extras(4 lb, 8 w)12
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Howell, 1.5 ov), 2-75 (Fleming, 11.4 ov), 3-88 (Horne, 14.6 ov), 4-96 (McMillan, 18.4 ov), 5-96 (Cairns, 19.3 ov), 6-121 (Astle, 29.4 ov), 7-135 (Parore, 34.1 ov), 8-181 (Nash, 45.3 ov), 9-213 (Vettori, 48.4 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Streak5   03813-30.007.60
Rennie5   0451--30.009.00
Strang10   14432-20.004.40
AR Whittall10   12422-30.002.40
Viljoen10   0351--60.003.50
GW Flower10   04111-60.004.10

Zimbabwe inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
GW Flowerc Fleming b McMillan5575925173.33
CB Wishartb Cairns67141-85.71
MW Goodwinb Harris2740504-67.50
+A Flowerb Vettori2749711-55.10
*ADR Campbellc Astle b Vettori3055642-54.55
GJ Whittallc Horne b Doull2931683193.55
DP Viljoenb Vettori1416171-87.50
HH Streakb Cairns2811--25.00
PA Strangrun out (Astle)23172321135.29
JA Rennienot out226--100.00
AR Whittallnot out111--100.00
Extras(4 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)13
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)229
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Wishart, 3.4 ov), 2-76 (Goodwin, 16.5 ov), 3-106 (GW Flower, 23.1 ov), 4-143 (A Flower, 35.3 ov), 5-162 (Campbell, 39.5 ov), 6-180 (Viljoen, 43.1 ov), 7-190 (Streak, 45.2 ov), 8-224 (GJ Whittall, 48.6 ov), 9-228 (Strang, 49.5 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Doull7   15412-42.007.71
Cairns10   0432-130.004.30
Nash7   0260---3.71
Vettori10   1293--20.002.90
Harris9   0421--54.004.67
McMillan7   0251--42.003.57

--> SP Fleming passed 4000 runs in List A matches when he reached 23
--> ADR Campbell passed 2500 runs in List A matches when he reached 9

New Zealand innings: 1x5 ball over (36th over, bowled by GW Flower, called by umpire DM Quested).