The picket fence around the Basin Reserve, Wellington, March 10, 2015 © ESPNcricinfo/Firdose Moonda

  • Feb 1, 2014

    The Beige Brigade at the Wellington Test © ESPNcricinfo Ltd/Paul Ford

  • Dec 12, 2013

    The pitch at the Basin Reserve is covered during a rain interruption © Getty Images

  • Dec 12, 2013

    The covers are on at the Basin Reserve © AFP

  • Mar 18, 2013

    A coffee cart retailer waits as rain halts play at the Basin Reserve © PA Photos

  • Mar 18, 2013

    The scoreboard tells the story © PA Photos

  • Mar 18, 2013

    Ground staff struggle with the covers at the Basin Reserve © PA Photos

  • Mar 14, 2013

    A view of the Basin from Mount Victoria © PA Photos

  • Mar 14, 2013

    The scene over the Basin Reserve on the opening day © Getty Images

  • Mar 2013

    The upper tier of the Museum Stand at the Basin Reserve, Wellington © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Feb 14, 2013

    England train at the Basin Reserve © Getty Images

  • Mar 25, 2012

    Some picket fences at the Basin Reserve have been sponsored by fans who then get to have a plaque with their name and date written it © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 25, 2012

    The William Wakefield memorial at the Basin Reserve, in memory of one of the founders of Wellington © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 24, 2012

    The covers are on at the Basin Reserve © Getty Images

  • Apr 1, 2009

    Harbhajan Singh and Ishant Sharma arrive for practice © Getty Images

  • Apr 1, 2009

    Sachin Tendulkar walks into the Basin Reserve for practice © Getty Images

  • Apr 1, 2009

    Rahul Dravid walks into the Basin Reserve © Getty Images

  • Mar 17, 2008

    Stuart Broad bowls with the RA Vance Stand in the backdrop © Getty Images

  • Mar 15, 2008

    Spectators enjoy a sunny day at the Basin © Getty Images