March 18-22 March 19, 2005

New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Test, Wellington

Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

5th day

Bulletin - Wet weather helps New Zealand survive
Quotes - 'We've done everything we possibly could' - Ponting
Big Picture 1 - Rain had the final say
Big Picture 2 - Kasprowicz celebrates
Big Picture 3 - 100th Test wicket for Kasprowicz

4th day

Bulletin - Kasprowicz inspires revival as NZ rely on the rain
The Big Picture - Kasprowicz celebrates

3rd day

Bulletin - Gilchrist and Martyn crack New Zealand
Verdict - Crisis at the top

2nd day

Bulletin - Martyn's stunning century drowns New Zealand
Verdict - Turning it on
The Big Picture - Shep's southern swansong
The Big Picture - Vettori's delight

1st day

Bulletin - Umpires call off first day of rain and fog
Quotes - Buchanan orders pre-Ashes rest
News - McMillan faces acid test

Preview - Staying afloat in the Basin Reserve