Pakistan tour of New Zealand, 2nd Test: New Zealand v Pakistan at Wellington, Jan 15-19, 2011
15,16,17,18,19 January 2011 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
  • Overs 101-150

Tanvir Ahmed to Guptill, FOUR, short long-hop outside off stump, Guptill is quick to seize on it and pulls it quickly to the midwicket boundary

New Zealand 7/1   MJ Guptill 5* (5b 1x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 0.2-0-4-0

Umar Gul to Williamson, FOUR, beautiful cover-drive there, he got a nice positive stride in and played with bat close to pad and dispatched it to the fence

New Zealand 13/1   KS Williamson 6* (11b 1x4)   Umar Gul 2.2-0-8-1

Tanvir Ahmed to Guptill, FOUR, more punishment for Tanvit, lovely drive with the full face through the covers races out to the boundary

New Zealand 26/1   MJ Guptill 9* (13b 2x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 2.1-0-14-0

Tanvir Ahmed to Guptill, FOUR, maybe this is why he is bowling way outside off, he puts one on the stumps and Guptill nonchalantly drives back past him all the way to the long-off boundary

New Zealand 32/1   MJ Guptill 14* (26b 3x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 4-0-18-0

Younis Khan to Williamson, FOUR, this time he doesn't miss out, it's short outside off and slow, this time he creams it into the gap off the back foot through cover

New Zealand 37/1   KS Williamson 16* (27b 2x4)   Younis Khan 0.3-0-4-0

Younis Khan to Guptill, FOUR, frankly this is terrible bowling for the tenth over of a Test, a full and wide half-volley and Guptill climbs all over it and drills it along the ground through the covers

New Zealand 42/1   MJ Guptill 18* (28b 4x4)   Younis Khan 1-0-9-0

Wahab Riaz to Taylor, FOUR, very very wide of off and he has to reach for it before slicing it away through the covers for four, wasn't in full control but got a decent amount of bat on it

New Zealand 53/2   LRPL Taylor 7* (6b 1x4)   Wahab Riaz 1.3-0-7-0

Wahab Riaz to Taylor, FOUR, that gets what it deserved, wide half-volley and Taylor is quick to react, he latches onto it and eases it to the cover fence

New Zealand 64/2   LRPL Taylor 17* (19b 2x4)   Wahab Riaz 2.2-0-11-0

Wahab Riaz to Taylor, FOUR, maybe not, outside off and he flashed hard at it with solid hands, wnt high and over the slips down to the third man fence

New Zealand 77/2   LRPL Taylor 23* (35b 3x4)   Wahab Riaz 5.5-1-19-0

Tanvir Ahmed to Guptill, FOUR, half-volley outside off and Guptill drives in some style through the covers and although the fielder chases it is in vain

New Zealand 88/2   MJ Guptill 29* (84b 5x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 4.4-0-23-0

Abdur Rehman to Taylor, FOUR, oh goodness Taylor moved well across and missed the clip but it just nipped his pad and went further down leg past the keeper and down to the fence, in fact the umpire reverses his decision and gives the batsmen the four

New Zealand 92/2   LRPL Taylor 31* (56b 4x4)   Abdur Rehman 7.5-4-15-0

Abdur Rehman to Taylor, FOUR, this time he rocks back, gets the connection he desires and most importantly into the gap through backward point and away to the fence the ball happily goes

New Zealand 110/4   LRPL Taylor 43* (82b 5x4 1x6)   Abdur Rehman 13-6-27-0

Umar Gul to Franklin, FOUR, nice stroke there, he leaned back and carved the ball outside off past a diving cover to the fence

New Zealand 128/4   JEC Franklin 13* (46b 1x4)   Umar Gul 10.4-0-32-2

Abdur Rehman to Taylor, FOUR, down the leg side and Taylor gets glove on it as he sweeps, gets it all the way down to the fine leg fence

New Zealand 132/4   LRPL Taylor 58* (101b 6x4 1x6)   Abdur Rehman 16.2-6-38-0

Wahab Riaz to Franklin, FOUR, elegance there from Franklin, on off and he just eases that through the covers with impeccable timing

New Zealand 139/4   JEC Franklin 17* (51b 2x4)   Wahab Riaz 8.2-2-26-0

Mohammad Hafeez to Franklin, FOUR, short and wide outside off and cracks a rasping cut through the infield out to the fence

New Zealand 144/4   JEC Franklin 21* (66b 3x4)   Mohammad Hafeez 2-0-5-0

Tanvir Ahmed to Franklin, FOUR, short outside off and Franklin is very comfortable off the back foot as he slashes that through the covers in style

New Zealand 155/4   JEC Franklin 26* (85b 4x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 13.2-5-35-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Franklin, FOUR, wide outside off and so full as to almost be in the footmarks, Franklin reaches and jabs it down as he squeezes it through gully for a slightly fortuitous boundary

New Zealand 163/4   JEC Franklin 32* (93b 5x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 15-5-42-2

Wahab Riaz to Vettori, FOUR, that's the trademark Vettori shot, short and wide outside off, plays that dabby cut with power through gully

New Zealand 195/6   DL Vettori 10* (15b 1x4)   Wahab Riaz 14.4-3-37-1

Wahab Riaz to Vettori, FOUR, terrible fielding gifts Vettori four, he pulled a short ball on middle down to fine leg who let it trickle between his legs over the rope as he helplessly watched on

New Zealand 199/6   DL Vettori 14* (17b 2x4)   Wahab Riaz 15-3-41-1

Mohammad Hafeez to Young, FOUR, rocks back and cuts hard behind point to the fence

New Zealand 210/6   RA Young 11* (60b 1x4)   Mohammad Hafeez 5.5-0-15-0

Tanvir Ahmed to Young, FOUR, and is promptly dispatched down the ground by Young who plays a lovely straight drive

New Zealand 218/6   RA Young 16* (63b 2x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 15.1-5-46-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Young, FOUR, long hop outside off, Young slashes through gully and the new ball flies off the bat at speed

New Zealand 224/6   RA Young 22* (67b 3x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 15.5-5-52-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Vettori, FOUR, a fraction short outside off and Vettori is onto it in a flash, swings it away with abandon to the cow corner boundary

New Zealand 229/6   DL Vettori 28* (44b 3x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 16.2-5-56-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Young, FOUR, a rather strange shot bring Young four, he swat-pulls a straight ball back over the bowler and down to the sightscreen for a boundary. Definitely went in an unintended direction

New Zealand 236/6   RA Young 26* (71b 4x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 17-5-63-2

Wahab Riaz to Vettori, FOUR, and starts with a stray ball well down leg, Vettori glances it down to the fine leg fence

New Zealand 243/6   DL Vettori 36* (48b 4x4)   Wahab Riaz 15.1-3-45-1

Umar Gul to Vettori, FOUR, outside off stump, Vettori reaches across and plays his dab cut expertly through backward point to move to 49

New Zealand 272/6   DL Vettori 49* (79b 5x4)   Umar Gul 25.5-3-69-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Young, FOUR, well well, short outside off, went for the pull but it got up outside off and he hit it with zero control but got a lucky top-edge over the slips down the third-man boundary

New Zealand 279/6   RA Young 46* (124b 5x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 17.5-5-68-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Vettori, FOUR, full on off and a lovely on-drive past mid-on, Vettori's fluency is coming back

New Zealand 286/6   DL Vettori 59* (88b 6x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 18.2-5-72-2

Tanvir Ahmed to Young, FOUR, gets to his maiden Test 50 in fortuitous fashion, gets a thick edge to a ball just outside off and it squirts past a diving gully, actually no it almost went through him on the bounce

New Zealand 302/6   RA Young 53* (140b 6x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 22-5-84-2

Abdur Rehman to Vettori, FOUR, short ball on middle and off, goes back and pulls with full control through midwicket to the fence

New Zealand 306/6   DL Vettori 70* (121b 7x4)   Abdur Rehman 38.5-11-73-1

Tanvir Ahmed to Vettori, FOUR, short ball on leg and Vettori gets a glove on it past Adnan down to the fence, a tad lucky but Vettori is fighting hard

New Zealand 313/6   DL Vettori 76* (125b 8x4)   Tanvir Ahmed 23-5-90-2

Umar Gul to Vettori, FOUR, moves across his stumps and plays a remarkable pull-flick between himself and the off stump, beats the keeper and down to the boundary

New Zealand 327/8   DL Vettori 86* (136b 9x4)   Umar Gul 27.1-3-78-3

Umar Gul to Martin, FOUR, oh my goodness! it was short on off and Martin tried to get on top of it, steered it off the middle of the bat with no control into the slips, but it goes straight through the vacant third slip and runs away for a boundary! Martin is on a run-scoring spree

New Zealand 342/9   CS Martin 4* (2b 1x4)   Umar Gul 28.5-3-84-4

Abdur Rehman to Vettori, FOUR, this time the reverse sweep fetches him four, he hit this right out of the middle from outside leg stump down to the backward point fence

New Zealand 354/9   DL Vettori 108* (160b 10x4 1x6)   Abdur Rehman 44.5-11-95-1
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Hours of play (local time) 11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00

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