Northern Districts v Wellington
Shell Cup 2000/01
VenueBlake Park, Mount Maunganui on 29th December 2000 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthern Districts won by 3 runs (Duckworth/Lewis method)
PointsNorthern Districts 2; Wellington 0
UmpiresBF Bowden, PJ Wright

Wellington inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
+CJ Nevinc Hart b Styris2936575-80.56
*MD Bellc Hart b Styris820311-40.00
RA Jonesc JAH Marshall b Martin2276991-28.95
RG Twosec Styris b Tuffey21718--11.76
SR Matherc Bailey b Bradburn1530351-50.00
JD Wellsrun out (Tait->Hart)81828--44.44
MR Jeffersonnot out1528332-53.57
MDJ Walkerc Parlane b Martin713161-53.85
PA Hitchcocknot out023--0.00
AJ Penndid not bat      
CE Bulfindid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 11 w)13
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 165 minutes, 40 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-29 (Bell, 6.3 ov), 2-47 (Nevin, 12.2 ov), 3-53 (Twose, 16.5 ov), 4-84 (Mather, 27.3 ov), 5-95 (Jones, 31.5 ov), 6-97 (Wells, 34.2 ov), 7-116 (Walker, 39.2 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Doull5   0120---2.40
Tuffey7   12315-42.003.29
Styris6   02123-18.003.50
Bradburn10   12511-60.002.50
Tait7   02102--3.00
Martin5   1152--15.003.00

Northern Districts inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
HJH Marshallc Walker b Penn811131-72.73
SB Doullc Twose b Hitchcock2018383-111.11
NR Parlanec Nevin b Penn147--25.00
SB Styrisc Nevin b Penn011--0.00
MD Baileyc Nevin b Penn2811--25.00
JAH Marshalllbw b Penn1936711-52.78
GE Bradburnc Twose b Penn21319--15.38
*+RG Hartc Twose b Penn1045591-22.22
AR Taitc Bell b Twose83357--24.24
DR Tuffeynot out2339491158.97
BP Martindid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 8 nb, 19 w)37
Total(9 wickets, 166 minutes, 33.3 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (HJH Marshall, 2.4 ov), 2-23 (Parlane, 4.1 ov), 3-23 (Styris, 4.2 ov), 4-35 (Bailey, 6.4 ov), 5-35 (Doull, 7.1 ov), 6-50 (Bradburn, 10.6 ov), 7-82 (JAH Marshall, 20.4 ov), 8-88 (Hart, 22.3 ov), 9-130 (Tait, 33.3 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Penn8   1287516.863.50
Bulfin8   035044-4.38
Hitchcock8   02613348.003.25
Walker6   01702--2.83
Jefferson3   090---3.00

--> The match was reduced to 40 overs per side, Northern Districts target was 144 runs
--> When play was halted Northern Districts needed to have scored 128 runs to win
--> Wellington innings: 50 in 66 balls, 57 minutes
--> Wellington innings: 100 in 163 balls, 132 minutes
--> Northern Districts innings: 50 in 88 balls, 68 minutes
--> Northern Districts innings: 100 in 213 balls, 149 minutes
--> CJ Nevin passed 1500 runs in List A matches when he reached 18
--> AJ Penn achieved his best innings bowling analysis in List A matches when he dismissed RG Hart in the Northern Districts innings (previous best was 6-49)

12th men: JEC Franklin (Wgtn) and JAF Yovich (ND)
10 overs were lost to rain from the Wellington innings, and while an early lunch was taken rain leaked through the covers, causing further delay. Play resumed at 5:15pm with ND requiring 144 runs from 40 overs (D/L Method). Fielding restrictions came off after 12 overs, with each bowler bowling a maximum of 8 overs.
Northern Districts innings: 1x5 ball over (1st of the innings, bowled by Penn, called by Umpire Wright)
ND win by 3 runs, using the Duckworth Lewis method, requiring 126 off 33 overs when bad light caused the close of play