New Zealand defeated Australia by 1 wicket at Eden Park, which was the first
time that New Zealand have won a World Cup match by 1 wicket. See Matches Won by 1 Wicket. New Zealand have now won 3, and lost 6 of their 9 World Cup matches against Australia. However, they have won both matches played in
New Zealand. See New Zealand v Australia.
Trent Boult took 5/27 in the match, which was his best
bowling performance, and the fourth best New Zealand World Cup bowling performance. See Best Bowling Performances for New Zealand. Also, it was the third best World Cup
bowling performance against Australia. See Best Bowling Performances Versus Australia. Trent Boult has now taken 10 wickets
at an average of 14.40 in World Cup. See Trent Boult.
Mitchell Starc took 6/28 in the match, which was his best
bowling performance, and the fourth best Australian bowling performance in World Cup. See Players Taking Most Wickets in an Innings. Also, it was the best World Cup bowling
performance against New Zealand, See Best Bowling Performances Versus New Zealand, and it was the best ODI bowling
performance recorded at Eden Park. See Ground Records and
Statistics at Eden Park - (ODI Cricket). Overall in ODI Matches, Mitchel Starc has now taken 69 wickets, and his average of 19.96 is the lowest by an Australian, see Best Bowling Averages (minimum 50 wickets), and his strike rate
is 24.13 is the best in ODI. See Bowlers with Best Strike Rate (Min 50