New Zealand vs Australia, Match 37 Match Summary

World Cup 2019

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Lord's, London , Jun 29, 2019
157 (43.4/50)
243/9 (50.0/50)
Australia beat New Zealand by 86 runs
AUS 243/9
Bat Top batsman
88 (129)
  • 5x4s
  • 0x6s
  • 68.21SR
71 (72)
  • 11x4s
  • 0x6s
  • 98.61SR
Bowl Top Bowler
Bowler
ECON 5.1
10
OVERS
51/4
R/W
Bowler
ECON 4.66
6
OVERS
28/2
R/W
NZ 157/10
Bat Top batsman
40 (51)
  • 2x4s
  • 1x6s
  • 78.43SR
30 (54)
  • 2x4s
  • 0x6s
  • 55.55SR
Bowl Top Bowler
Bowler
ECON 2.68
9.4
OVERS
26/5
R/W
Bowler
ECON 3.44
9
OVERS
31/2
R/W
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That ends the game. Australia stay on top, with 14 points while New Zealand are tied with India on 11 points. Sunday, June 30, 2019, sees two of the potential tournament favourites taking on other. Though, whether those tags are still relevant or not, is a different question. India and England clash at Edgbaston and the game begins at 10.30 am local (0930 GMT). ADIOS! TAKE CARE!
Victorious Australian captain, Aaron Finch, says that he is feeling very happy at the moment, to see his side recover from 92/5. Jokingly says that it is nice to see the middle order get some hit in the middle but then is serious enough to quickly point out that it was not the matter they intended to give them that. Praises Carey's knock and all his bowlers. On Australia's improved bowling performance, Finch says that in the past, they have been defensive in overs 20-40, where they have observed other teams take wickets. Of late, they have been doing that and it has resulted in a change of fortune. On being asked whose idea was it to give Steve Smith the ball, Aaron says that he looked up at the team's balcony and was getting some indications from Justin Langer and Ricky Ponting while Smith himself was keen to bowl.
New Zealand skipper, Kane Williamson, says that it was a challenging pitch to bat and as a bowler, if you hit the right areas, you could pick up wickets. Admits that they were in a position of strength for the first half but then credits the Aussies for rebuilding their innings. On the possibility of Trent Boult coming back earlier for his final spell, Williamson says that the match-ups kind of dictated the bowling changes. For instance, he says, that spin was proving to be a bigger threat and hence, Kane decided to continue with spin. Praises Carey for taking the game away from them. On his own team's batting, Williamson sportingly admits that Australia adapted better to this surface than the Kiwis. Stresses that the New Zealand batsmen struggled to get partnerships. Wants his side to forget this match quickly and move forward. On the final league game against England, Kane says that the playing surface will be key. Wants to take a day's break for now and then look ahead to the next game.
ALEX CAREY HAS BEEN NAMED THE MAN OF THE MATCH. On Australia's poor start with the bat, Carey says it was not the start they wanted. Further adds he just wanted to spend time, assess conditions and bat as deep as possible. States the wicket was towards the slower side, there was turn and Kane Williamson was bowling well. Tells he though stuck to his strengths and it turned out to be a nice day for him. Credits Khawaja for the way he played and also praises Starc for the way he bowled. Informs he is enjoying batting at the moment and likes spending time in the middle. Further adds he is happy with how he is keeping as well. Ends by saying they go to Manchester now and that is also a big game and they would look to work on their weak areas.
What is wrong with New Zealand? Peaking too early? They were well on course to make it to the semi-final but two successive losses have pegged them back a touch. If England lose to India on Sunday, the Kiwis will confirm their semi-final berth automatically. They will be hoping that happens. Stay tuned for the presentation...
24 wickets in this World Cup for Mitchell Starc. Yards ahead of the next best, Lockie Ferguson, who has 17 scalps. He becomes the FIRST PLAYER WITH 3 5-FERS IN ODI WORLD CUPS. The bowling attack was just too good and guess India and Australia are the only two teams in this competition who believe that if they get anything over 200, they have the bowling attack to defend that.
Back-to-back losses for the Black Caps. However, in this game, they looked totally at sea while batting. They got off to a quick start but then surprisingly, fell back. Once they got defensive, Australia got an opening and they pounced. Starc, Behrendorff and Cummins then choked the Black Caps and Nathan Lyon did his bit.
A walk in the park for Australia. At the halfway mark, probably felt that 243 was 20 runs shy but the bowling just stepped up a notch. The Kiwis barely got going and and leave aside a brief half century stand between Taylor and Williamson, they were never in the chase.
43.4
W
Mitchell Starc To Mitchell Santner OUT!
OUT! CAUGHT! A huge smile on Starc's face and why not? He has picked a fifer. Second in this World Cup and his 7th in ODIs. He bangs it short and down the leg side. Santner helps it on its way but does not keep it down and the ball ends up landing into the hands of Behrendorff at fine leg. AUSTRALIA WIN BY 86 RUNS!
43.3
0
Mitchell Starc To Mitchell Santner
Santner backs away and Starc follows him with a low full toss. Santner mistimes it to mid off.
Seems like the leather of the ball has come off. Maxwell throws it to Finch who shows it to the umpire. Joel Wilson takes out a pair of scissors and cuts off the thread.
43.2
0
Mitchell Starc To Mitchell Santner
A yorker on the pads, Santner looks to flick but misses to get hit on the pads. It rolls towards fine leg but no runs taken.
43.1
0
Mitchell Starc To Mitchell Santner
Good length and around off, Santner backs away and looks to go over the off side but misses.
over 43 : 157/9
13 runs
  • 042.1
  • 642.2
  • 4 B 42.3
  • 142.4
  • 242.5
  • 042.6
T. Boult
2 (7)
M. Santner
12 (25)
N. Lyon
10-0-36-1
42.6
0
Nathan Lyon To Trent Boult
Once again uses his feet and looks to go big. It goes off the inner half through mid-wicket. Santner does not want a run. 13 from the over. Don't think that makes a difference to Australia at the moment.
42.5
2
Nathan Lyon To Trent Boult
Boult comes down the track and looks to swing, it goes off the inner half towards fine leg for two.
42.4
1
Nathan Lyon To Mitchell Santner
The batsman rocks onto the back foot and punches the ball. They pick up a single.
42.3
b
Nathan Lyon To Mitchell Santner
FOUR BYES! Flatter and down the leg side, Santner looks to pull but misses it goes past the keeper and into the fine leg fence.
Now then, not seen this happened often! The ball seems to have gone missing. However, they have found it but it seems like Warner and the security guard were searching for it at the wrong place. Warner though, takes some time out and eats some chips offered by one of the spectators. Finch looks at that and smiles.
42.2
6
Nathan Lyon To Mitchell Santner
SIX! Santner will probably look to have some fun now! He shuffles in and brings in the slog sweep, hits it right off the middle and it goes into the stands at the mid-wicket region.
42.1
0
Nathan Lyon To Mitchell Santner
That does not bounce! Santner takes a few steps ahead but then sees the length is short and outside off. He goes back and tries to slap but is beaten by the low bounce.
43 OV
13 run
N. Lyon to M. Santner & T. Boult
  • 042.1
  • 642.2
  • 4 B 42.3
  • 142.4
  • 242.5
  • 042.6
42 OV
0 run
M. Starc to L. Ferguson & T. Boult
  • W 41.1
  • 041.2
  • 041.3
  • 041.4
  • 041.5
  • 041.6
41 OV
3 run
N. Lyon to M. Santner & L. Ferguson
  • 040.1
  • 040.2
  • 140.3
  • 040.4
  • 040.5
  • 2 WD 40.6
  • 040.6
40 OV
5 run
M. Starc to M. Santner & I. Sodhi
  • 039.1
  • 039.2
  • 039.3
  • 139.4
  • 139.5
  • 2 WD 39.6
  • 1 WD 39.6
  • W 39.6
39 OV
5 run
N. Lyon to J. Neesham & M. Santner & I. Sodhi
  • W 38.1
  • 038.2
  • 038.3
  • 138.4
  • 038.5
  • 438.6
38 OV
1 run
M. Starc to J. Neesham & M. Santner
  • 037.1
  • 037.2
  • 137.3
  • 037.4
  • 037.5
  • 037.6
37 OV
4 run
N. Lyon to M. Santner & J. Neesham
  • 036.1
  • 036.2
  • 036.3
  • 136.4
  • 236.5
  • 136.6
36 OV
2 run
M. Starc to J. Neesham & T. Latham & M. Santner
  • 135.1
  • 035.2
  • W 35.3
  • 035.4
  • 035.5
  • 135.6
35 OV
3 run
G. Maxwell to J. Neesham & T. Latham
  • 034.1
  • 034.2
  • 034.3
  • 134.4
  • 134.5
  • 134.6
34 OV
1 run
N. Lyon to J. Neesham
  • 033.1
  • 033.2
  • 033.3
  • 033.4
  • 033.5
  • 133.6
33 OV
2 run
S. Smith to de Grandhomme & T. Latham & J. Neesham
  • W 32.1
  • 132.2
  • 032.3
  • 032.4
  • 032.5
  • 132.6
32 OV
6 run
P. Cummins to R. Taylor & T. Latham
  • 431.1
  • 131.2
  • 131.3
  • W 31.4
  • 031.5
  • 031.6
31 OV
4 run
G. Maxwell to T. Latham & R. Taylor
  • 130.1
  • 030.2
  • 030.3
  • 130.4
  • 130.5
  • 130.6
30 OV
1 run
P. Cummins to T. Latham & R. Taylor
  • 029.1
  • 029.2
  • 029.3
  • 029.4
  • 129.5
  • 029.6
29 OV
3 run
N. Lyon to T. Latham & R. Taylor
  • 028.1
  • 128.2
  • 028.3
  • 028.4
  • 128.5
  • 128.6
28 OV
1 run
M. Starc to T. Latham & R. Taylor
  • 027.1
  • 027.2
  • 027.3
  • 027.4
  • 127.5
  • 027.6
27 OV
5 run
N. Lyon to T. Latham & R. Taylor
  • 126.1
  • 126.2
  • 226.3
  • 026.4
  • 126.5
  • 026.6
26 OV
6 run
M. Starc to R. Taylor & K. Williamson & T. Latham
  • 125.1
  • 225.2
  • 225.3
  • W 25.4
  • 025.5
  • 125.6
25 OV
7 run
G. Maxwell to R. Taylor & K. Williamson
  • 124.1
  • 124.2
  • 124.3
  • 024.4
  • 424.5
  • 024.6
Match Detail
  • Series World Cup 2019
  • Venue Lord's, London
  • Weather Clear
  • Toss Australia won the toss and elected to bat
  • Result Australia beat New Zealand by 86 runs
  • Man of the match Alex Carey
  • Umpire Joel Wilson (WI), Richard Illingworth (ENG) and Richard Kettleborough (ENG)
  • Referee Sir Richie Richardson (WI)
Match Notes
  • A Finch dropped on 0 by M Guptill in 1.3 overs
  • U Khawaja dropped on 0 by M Guptill in 4.5 overs
  • Power play 1 (1-10): Australia 40/2
  • Australia 50/3 in 11.5 overs
  • Drinks: Australia 68/3 in 16.0 overs
  • Australia 100/5 in 22.2 overs
  • U Khawaja dropped on 35 by T Latham in 23.2 overs
  • U Khawaja 12th ODI Fifty: 51 runs in 80 balls (2x4) (0x6)
  • 6th wkt Partnership: 50 off 58 balls between U Khawaja (19) and A Carey (32)
  • Drinks: Australia 147/5 in 32.0 overs
  • Australia 150/5 in 33.0 overs
  • A Carey 3rd ODI Fifty: 51 runs in 47 balls (9x4) (0x6)
  • A Carey dropped on 59 by T Latham in 38.2 overs
  • 6th wkt Partnership: 100 off 120 balls between U Khawaja (31) and A Carey (68)
  • Australia 200/6 in 43.1 overs
  • Referral 1 (49.5 ovs): J Behrendorff against NZ (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 1, AUS: 0) (Retained)
  • Australia 243/9: J Behrendorff LBW Trent Boult 0(1)
  • Power play 1 (1-10): New Zealand 31/1
  • K Williamson dropped on 11 by S Smith in 14.6 overs
  • Drinks: New Zealand 47/2 in 16.0 overs
  • New Zealand 51/2 in 17.1 overs
  • Kane Williamson completes 6000 runs in ODI
  • 3rd wkt Partnership: 50 off 70 balls between K Williamson (26) and R Taylor (20)
  • New Zealand 100/3 in 26.2 overs
  • Drinks: New Zealand 118/4 in 31.4 overs
  • Referral 1 (39.6 ovs): I Sodhi against AUS (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 1, AUS: 1) (Retained)
  • New Zealand 141/8: I Sodhi lbw M Starc 5(4)
  • Power play 2 (11-40): New Zealand 141/8 (110 runs, 7 wickets)
  • M Santner dropped on 4 by D Warner in 40.3 overs
  • New Zealand 150/9 in 42.2 overs
  • M Starc 7th ODI 5-wicket haul: 5/26 (9.4)
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Stats
Player Teams Runs Avg.
Rohit Sharma IND 648 81.00
David Warner AUS 647 71.88
Shakib Al Hasan BAN 606 86.57
Kane Williamson NZ 578 82.57
Joe Root ENG 556 61.77
Player Teams Wickets Eco.
Mitchell Starc AUS 27 5.43
Lockie Ferguson NZ 21 4.88
Jofra Archer ENG 20 4.57
Mustafizur Rahman BAN 20 6.70
Jasprit Bumrah IND 18 4.41

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