India tour of New Zealand, 2nd Test: New Zealand v India at Wellington, Dec 26-30, 1998
New Zealand won by 4 wickets
26,27,28,29,30 December 1998 (5-day match)
  India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
NS Sidhu c Fleming b Doull 0 3 6 0 0 0.00
A Jadeja lbw b Doull 10 36 26 0 0 38.46
R Dravid lbw b Doull 0 8 6 0 0 0.00
SC Ganguly c †Parore b Doull 5 31 20 1 0 25.00
SR Tendulkar c Bell b Doull 47 95 72 7 0 65.27
M Azharuddin* not out 103 225 156 14 0 66.02
NR Mongia c Astle b Doull 0 3 5 0 0 0.00
A Kumble c McMillan b Doull 11 41 25 1 0 44.00
J Srinath c Fleming b Nash 7 24 19 1 0 36.84
BKV Prasad c Fleming b Vettori 15 61 57 0 0 26.31
Harbhajan Singh c Astle b McMillan 1 4 8 0 0 12.50
Extras (lb 3, nb 6) 9
  Total (all out; 65.4 overs) 208 (3.16 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  SB Doull 24 7 65 7 2.70
  CL Cairns 17 3 69 0 4.05 (2nb)
  DJ Nash 14 1 46 1 3.28 (4nb)
  DL Vettori 7 0 20 1 2.85
  NJ Astle 2 0 5 0 2.50
  CD McMillan 1.4 1 0 1 0.00
  New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MD Bell c †Mongia b Prasad 4 15 13 1 0 30.76
MJ Horne b Kumble 38 190 127 4 0 29.92
SP Fleming* run out (Jadeja) 42 114 95 4 0 44.21
NJ Astle b Kumble 56 196 137 6 1 40.87
CD McMillan c Dravid b Srinath 24 71 58 2 0 41.37
AC Parore lbw b Kumble 2 25 13 0 0 15.38
CL Cairns c Tendulkar b Prasad 3 13 8 0 0 37.50
DJ Nash not out 89 298 230 4 0 38.69
DL Vettori b Tendulkar 57 238 194 4 0 29.38
PJ Wiseman b Tendulkar 0 14 13 0 0 0.00
SB Doull lbw b Kumble 0 9 8 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 13, lb 19, nb 5) 37
  Total (all out; 148.4 overs) 352 (2.36 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  J Srinath 36 6 89 1 2.47 (5nb)
  BKV Prasad 30 8 67 2 2.23
  A Kumble 45.4 17 83 4 1.81
  Harbhajan Singh 25 6 61 0 2.44
  SC Ganguly 6 0 13 0 2.16
  SR Tendulkar 6 2 7 2 1.16
  India 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
A Jadeja b Nash 22 36 31 3 0 70.96
NS Sidhu lbw b Doull 34 94 66 4 2 51.51
R Dravid b Wiseman 28 102 77 5 0 36.36
SC Ganguly c Bell b Wiseman 48 141 104 7 0 46.15
SR Tendulkar c Fleming b Nash 113 200 151 13 2 74.83
M Azharuddin* c †Parore b Nash 48 122 94 4 0 51.06
NR Mongia c Fleming b Doull 2 14 9 0 0 22.22
A Kumble c Nash b Vettori 23 85 78 1 0 29.48
J Srinath not out 27 100 70 3 0 38.57
BKV Prasad c & b Astle 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
Harbhajan Singh c Horne b McMillan 1 8 9 0 0 11.11
Extras (b 3, lb 1, w 1, nb 5) 10
  Total (all out; 115 overs) 356 (3.09 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  SB Doull 25 10 49 2 1.96 (1nb)
  CL Cairns 19 2 68 0 3.57 (2nb)
  DJ Nash 15 9 20 3 1.33 (1nb)
  DL Vettori 20 6 92 1 4.60
  CD McMillan 10 2 26 1 2.60 (1nb, 1w)
  PJ Wiseman 19 1 90 2 4.73
  NJ Astle 7 3 7 1 1.00
  New Zealand 2nd innings (target: 213 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MD Bell c Dravid b Srinath 0 1 3 0 0 0.00
MJ Horne lbw b Kumble 31 87 49 4 0 63.26
SP Fleming* b Kumble 17 55 34 3 0 50.00
NJ Astle retired hurt 1 23 19 0 0 5.26
CD McMillan not out 74 191 122 6 0 60.65
AC Parore run out (Dravid/†Mongia) 1 23 17 0 0 5.88
PJ Wiseman lbw b Srinath 0 20 19 0 0 0.00
CL Cairns c Jadeja b Srinath 61 137 107 9 1 57.00
DJ Nash not out 4 2 1 1 0 400.00
Extras (b 9, lb 9, nb 8) 26
  Total (6 wickets; 60.3 overs) 215 (3.55 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  J Srinath 19.3 1 82 3 4.20 (8nb)
  BKV Prasad 10 3 26 0 2.60
  A Kumble 23 6 70 2 3.04
  Harbhajan Singh 5 1 11 0 2.20
  SR Tendulkar 3 0 8 0 2.66

Match details


Toss - India, who chose to bat
Series - New Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0 (1 abandoned)
Test debut - MD Bell (New Zealand)
Player of the match - SB Doull (New Zealand)
Umpires - EA Nicholls (West Indies) and EA Watkin
TV umpire - RS Dunne
Match referee - BN Jarman (Australia)
Close of play
  • Sat, 26 Dec - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 52/1 (MJ Horne 16*, SP Fleming 27*, 22 ov)
  • Sun, 27 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 290/7 (DJ Nash 56*, DL Vettori 35*, 112 ov)
  • Mon, 28 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 179/3 (SC Ganguly 47*, SR Tendulkar 42*, 53 ov)
  • Tue, 29 Dec - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 73/4 (CD McMillan 17*, PJ Wiseman 0*, 28 ov)
  • Wed, 30 Dec - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 215/6 (60.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 5
Day 4
Day 3
Day 2
Day 1
    • Lunch: India 91/4 (Tendulkar 41*, Azharuddin 29*; 28 overs)
    • Tea: India 186/8 (Azharuddin 87*, Prasad 10*; 57 overs)
    • Lunch: New Zealand 132/3 (Astle 20*, McMillan 13*; 52 overs)
    • Tea: New Zealand 209/7 (Nash 15*, Vettori 0*; 80 overs)
    • Lunch: New Zealand 346/8 (Nash 84*, Wiseman 0*; 143 overs)
    • Tea: India 74/1 (Sidhu 34*, Dravid 13*; 23 overs)
    • DJ Nash and DL Vettori set a record New Zealand 8th wicket partnership in Tests worth 137 (previous record: 136 by BE Congdon and RS Cunis v West Indies at Port-of-Spain in 1971-72; previous record v India: 103 by RJ Hadlee and IDS Smith at Auckland in 1989-90).
    • Lunch: India 290/4 (Tendulkar 111*, Azharuddin 38*; 83 overs)
    • Tea: India 356 (Srinath 27*; 115 overs)
    • NJ Astle retired hurt at 50/2 (struck on his left hand while fending forward at a delivery from J Srinath off the 3rd ball in the 15th over, with his score on 0, and the total 49/2. Then decided to come off with the advice of the team physiotherapist at the end of 16 overs. X-rays at the hospital later revealed a broken metacarpal bone, forcing him out of all cricket for up to a month)
    • Lunch: New Zealand 188/5 (McMillan 63*, Cairns 52*; 55 overs)
    • CD McMillan and CL Cairns set a record New Zealand 6th wicket partnership in Tests against India worth 137 (previous record: 87 by JW Guy and AR MacGibbon at Hyderabad in 1955-56).
 
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