New Zealand cricket team in Australia in 1982-83
New Zealand cricket team in Australia in 1982-83The New Zealand national cricket team toured Australia in the 1982-83 season and played a total of 21 matches, mostly One Day Internationals in the Benson & Hedges World Series Cup against Australia and England.
New Zealand reached the finals of the competition but lost to Australia 2-0.
A highlight of the finals series was a 21-ball half century from Lance Cairns at the Melbourne Cricket Ground containing 6 sixes. This was a world record for one day internationals at the time.