Ironic, ain't it? 28 years on, New Zealand and Australia will go head-to-head again in the Chappell Hadlee series - on the anniversary of the most significant moment in trans-Tasman cricket - here 'tis:
It's one of those moments that cricket tragics such as ourselves will never forget. But it sets the scene for what should be an excellent series. The Black Caps will have to be at their very best to win this series. The Australians have been wounded by series defeats to South Africa in both the tests and the ODI's. Neither side is at full-strength, but the depth of the Kiwis is likely to be tested more. All we can say is "Bring it on!"
Meantime, David Legatt has a lengthy review of some of the memorable moments in trans-Tasman ODI's in this morning's Herald.