Abysmal Batting 

In the second ODI between Australia and New Zealand, the Black Caps put on an abysmal display with the bat in the powerplay. 


Chasing a target of 196 runs, New Zealand recorded just 14 runs in the first 10 overs at the expense of three wickets. 

In case you are wondering what is the lowest score in powerplay in ODIs is, New Zealand's latest batting display has earned put them on 5th position 

Lowest Powerplay Score

Let's take a closer look at the lowest scores registered by a team in the powerplay (1-10 overs) in an ODI match. 


Mitchell Starc and company restricted New Zealand to just 14/3 in the powerplay.

14/3 | New Zealand

In 2011, Zimbabwe restricted minnows Canada to 14/3 in the powerplay. 

14/3 | Canada 

Pakistan were reduced to 14/2 in the powerplay by Zimbabwe in 2015. 

14/2 | Pakistan 

In 2017, Sri Lankan bowlers restricted India to 11/3 in the powerplay. 

11/3 | India 

In 2018, Pakistan recorded the lowest score in the powerplay in ODIs when New Zealand restricted the Men in Green to 9/3. 

9/3 | Pakistan 

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