Trans-Tasman Trophy - 1st Test

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 10 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

47.6

Harris to McCullum, no run, length ball angling into the pads of McCullum first up but he cannot catch up with the ball as it thuds into the thigh pad

New Zealand 112/5   BB McCullum 0* (1b)

49.1

Harris to McCullum, no run, length ball angling into the off stump, McCullum defends off the front foot with the full face to mid-on

49.2

Harris to McCullum, 1 no ball, full length and a huge appeal as McCullum only manages to thrust the pad forward in front of the stumps. Given out very quickly. The decision is referred and Harris has his front foot 2 inches over the front line

49.2

Harris to McCullum, no run, length ball outside defended into gully

49.3

Harris to McCullum, 1 run, too straight and easily played into the leg side for a comfortabhle single

49.5

Harris to McCullum, no run, fuller length outside the off stump has McCullum defending to mid-off

49.6

Harris to McCullum, FOUR, full again but this time McCullum takes full toll as he drives the ball sweetly back down the ground

New Zealand 119/5   BB McCullum 5* (7b 1x4)

50.4

Johnson to McCullum, FOUR, full and wide and McCullum plays an exspanive drive, gets a thick edge between slip and gully and down to the vacant third man

50.5

Johnson to McCullum, no run, length ball finds the full face of McCullums bat defending back down the wicket

50.6

Johnson to McCullum, SIX, shortish ball on a leg stump line and McCullum is on to it in a flash pulling strongly over fine leg for the maximum

New Zealand 132/5   BB McCullum 15* (10b 2x4 1x6)

52.1

Johnson to McCullum, no run, length ball wide of the off stump and no interest from McCullum

52.2

Johnson to McCullum, FOUR, full and wide and McCullum swings hard as the ball flies over where fifth slip would be down to the boundary

52.3

Johnson to McCullum, no run, well disguised slower ball from Johnson has McCullum defending into the off side

52.4

Johnson to McCullum, 1 run, soft hands this time from McCullum as he pushes at a ball outside off on a good length into the covers

New Zealand 139/5   BB McCullum 20* (14b 3x4 1x6)

53.1

Harris to McCullum, no run, length ball on the off stump defended off the front foot into the off side

53.2

Harris to McCullum, no run, slightly shorter this time on an off stump line and McCUllum defends solidly into the off side

53.3

Harris to McCullum, no run, similar line and length but this time left alone by McCullum

53.4

Harris to McCullum, 1 run, back of a length ball outside the off stump forced off the back foot to cover and a well judged single taken

New Zealand 144/5   BB McCullum 21* (18b 3x4 1x6)

54.1

Bollinger to McCullum, 1 run, back of a length on the line of the leg stump neatly tucked down to fine leg

54.3

Bollinger to McCullum, no run, wide of the off stump left alone

54.4

Bollinger to McCullum, 1 run, back of a length outside the off stump forced into the vacant covers for a quick single off the back foot

New Zealand 147/5   BB McCullum 23* (21b 3x4 1x6)

55.1

Harris to McCullum, no run, full length on the off stump has McCullum defending positively to mid-on

55.2

Harris to McCullum, no run, full length again but slightly wider of the off stump and McCullum defends to mid-off

55.3

Harris to McCullum, 1 run, slightly shorter angling into off stump, McCullum shuffles across and gets an inside edge to fine leg

New Zealand 148/5   BB McCullum 24* (24b 3x4 1x6)

56.1

Bollinger to McCullum, OUT, back of a length and McCullum is quick onto the pull shot but swings it into the air off the toe of the bat down to fine leg, Harris takes a very well judged catch running and diving forward at fine leg. Very nicely taken from Harris but a rash shot from McCullum

BB McCullum c Harris b Bollinger 24 (36m 25b 3x4 1x6) SR: 96.00

New Zealand 148/6   BB McCullum 24 (25b 3x4 1x6)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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Mar 23, 2010

Jim Harris, the proud father of Ryan Harris, watches his son make his Test debut, New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, 5th day, Wellington, March 23, 2010

Jim Harris, the proud father of Ryan Harris, watches his son make his Test debut

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Mar 23, 2010

Phillip Hughes ducks under a ball during his brutal display, New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, 5th day, Wellington, March 23, 2010

Phillip Hughes ducks under a ball during his brutal display

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