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New Zealand vs West Indies Only ODI 1980 Article

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Read the articles of New Zealand vs West Indies Only ODI 1980 - West Indies tour of New Zealand one & only one-day international match played between West Indies and New Zealand at Lancaster Park, Christchurch in 06th February 2022.


Richard Hadlee's all-round display and Jeremy Coney's unbeaten maiden half-century leads to New Zealand registered their historic first ODI win against World champions West Indies by a thrilling 1-wicket, despite a brilliant century from Gordon Greenidge in a nail-biter game of the one-off One-day international.

Match Stats :
  • Gordon Greenidge became the second West Indies batsman to score a two centuries in One-day internationals after Viv Richards.
  • Gordon Greenidge became the first West Indies batsman to score a hundred against New Zealand in One-day international cricket history.

West Indies scored 203-7 in 50 overs with top scorer by Gordon Greenidge 103 off 127-balls - which was his 2nd ODI & his first century against New Zealand in ODIs - including 10-fours & 2-sixes.

Desmond Haynes scored 27 off consuming 61-deliveries including three boundaries and Clive Lloyd 14.

New Zealand best bowler by Richard Hadlee, Lance Cairns both took 2-wickets and one for Jeremy Coney.

New Zealand chased 207-9 in 49.4 overs with top scorer by Jeremy Coney cracked a unbeaten 53 off 65-balls including 4-fours.

Richard Hadlee hammered a 41 off 33-balls, Warren Lees hit 25 off 27-balls included 2-fours, John Wright scored 20 off consuming 58-deliveries included four boundaries, Bruce Edgar 18 and Geoff Howarth 18.

West Indies best bowler by Derick Parry picked up 3-wickets, Collis King, Joel Garner both took 2-wickets and one for Michael Holding.

Richard Hadlee named Player of the match for his match-winning all-round performance to smashed a quick-fire 41 off 33-balls including 6-fours with strike rate of 124.24 after taking a 2-wickets for 28-runs in 10-overs included three maidens.