Trans-Tasman Trophy - 1st Test

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 10 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

19.1

Vettori to Ponting, no run, full ball outside off stump has Ponting lunging forward

19.2

Vettori to Ponting, no run, all defence again from Ponting as he pushes into the off side

19.3

Vettori to Ponting, no run, slower ball finds the inside edge but falls safely

19.4

Vettori to Ponting, no run, fuller ball pushed forcefully into the covers

19.5

Vettori to Ponting, no run, length ball outside off stump left alone by Ponting

19.6

Vettori to Ponting, 1 run, shorter and quicker sliding into the off stump but Ponting is onto it in a flash as he cuts it out to the point sweeper

Australia 68/1   DL Vettori 1-0-1-0

21.1

Vettori to Ponting, no run, nicely flighted delivery tempts Ponting but he thinks better of it as he leaves it alone

21.2

Vettori to Ponting, no run, good use of the feet from Ponting as he forcefully drives straight back to Vettori

21.3

Vettori to Ponting, 1 run, slower and shorter easily cut to the point sweeper

21.4

Vettori to Katich, FOUR, too much width from Katich as he waits for it and cuts it behind point to the boundary

21.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, tighter line has Katich defending cautiously back down the wicket

21.6

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, full ball slightly wider of off stump pushed behind point to bring up the fifty partnership

Australia 75/1   DL Vettori 2-0-7-0

23.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, back of a length well wide of off stump has Katich defending into the wicket

23.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, fuller delivery defended off the front foot into teh off side

23.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, tighter line defended into the leg side

23.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, wide of the off stump has Katich defending very deeply in the crease

23.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, quicker and shorter but not enough width for the cut as Katich works into the off side

23.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, straighter delivery has Katich nudging the ball to the man under the helmet on the leg side

Australia 76/1   DL Vettori 3-1-7-0

25.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, smart bowling from Vettori as he bowls an arm ball that beats the cut shot from Katich

25.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, nicley flighted ball from Vettori has Katich defending to gully

25.3

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, wide of the off stump but Katich shuffles across and catches the inside edge through square leg

25.4

Vettori to Ponting, no run, slower ball has Ponting pushing into the off side from deep in the crease

25.5

Vettori to Ponting, no run, quicker delivery sliding into leg stump defended into the leg side

25.6

Vettori to Ponting, no run, solid finish to a very good over from Vettori as he angles the ball into the stumps and has Ponting defending watchfully into the leg side

Australia 85/1   DL Vettori 4-1-8-0

27.1

Vettori to Ponting, no run, use of the feet from Ponting but cannot get to the pitch of the ball as he pushes it to mid-on

27.2

Vettori to Ponting, no run, full ball defended off the front foot to mid-off

27.3

Vettori to Ponting, 1 run, slower and shorter and nicely worked square off the wicket on the off side by Ponting

27.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, flighted delivery defended straight back into the pitch by Katich

27.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, defends forcefully this time off teh front foot to mid-on

27.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, arm ball by Vettori as he tries to tempt Katich into the cut shot but no interest shown

Australia 92/1   DL Vettori 5-1-9-0

29.1

Vettori to Ponting, no run, onto a good area straight away from Vettori as he has Ponting defended a full ball on off stump

29.2

Vettori to Ponting, no run, quicker ball rushes Ponting as he defends into the off side

29.3

Vettori to Ponting, no run, use of the feet from Ponting but cannot get to the pitch and defends

29.4

Vettori to Ponting, no run, arm ball angling into the stumps but well defended by Ponting

29.5

Vettori to Ponting, no run, angling into the leg stump as Ponting tries to turn it into the leg side, catches the leading edge but safely back along the pitch

29.6

Vettori to Ponting, no run, length ball just outside the off stump has Ponting attempting to leave alone but cannot get his gloves out of the way but the ball falls safely at the feet of McCullum

Australia 93/1   DL Vettori 6-2-9-0

31.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, full ball turning into off stump has Katich defending into the off side

31.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, full again but Katich defenmds safely into the off side

31.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, full ball well wide of off stump defended off the front foot

31.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, fuller and quicker punched to the man at cover

31.5

Vettori to Katich, 1 no ball, fuller and slower pushed to cover

31.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, wide of the off stump left alone through to McCullum

31.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, arm ball from Vettori that shapes away from Katich who shows no interest in playing a shot

Australia 95/1   DL Vettori 7-2-10-0

43.1

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, shorter ball has Katich using the turn to work the ball to deep backward square neatly off the back foot

43.2

Vettori to Clarke, no run, testing delivery as Clarke lunges forward and defends

43.3

Vettori to Clarke, no run, full again has Clarke defending back down the wicket

43.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, back of a length ball gives Clarke the opportunity to get on the back foot and defend down the wicket

43.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, uses the feet but wide of off stump as Clarke lunges wide to the off side to smother the ball in defence

43.6

Vettori to Clarke, no run, quicker ball angling into leg stump is defended into the leg side

Australia 128/3   DL Vettori 8-2-11-0

45.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, well wide of off stump has Katich defending off the back foot into the ground, the ball nearly rolls back onto the stumps

45.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, fuller ball wide of off stump defended into the off side

45.3

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, shorter ball forced into the off side off the back foot

45.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, quicker arm ball has Clarke playing back but defends solidly back to Vettori

45.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, fuller ball has Clarke defending watchfully back down the wicket

45.6

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, shorter and wider and cut to the point sweeper. Clarke will feel good to get off the mark finally

Australia 131/3   DL Vettori 9-2-13-0

47.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, full toss from Vettori but Katich can't beat the man at mid wicket

47.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, full ball pushed into the off side off the front foot

47.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, full ball defended off the back foot this time wide of the off stump

47.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, similar ball but this time Katich looks more solid as he defends off the front foot into the off side

47.5

Vettori to Katich, SIX, a bit of a get out of jail shot from Katich as he sweep well in front of square. Good timing in the end but not all together convincing

47.6

Vettori to Katich, 2 runs, very full and wide of off stump and Katich finds the gap between cover and mid-off

Australia 139/3   DL Vettori 10-2-21-0

49.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, arm ball on off stump has Katich defending sharply

49.2

Vettori to Katich, 3 runs, full ball wide of the off stump pushed through covers

49.3

Vettori to Clarke, no run, quicker ball pitching on off stump and straightening had Clarke defending solidly

49.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, angling in to the right hander has Clarke defending in the air on the leg side but safely beyond the man in close

49.5

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, slower and wider has Clarke waiting for the ball and pushing into point

49.6

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, Katich is sweeping this time from the line of off stump, flies in the air for a long time but bounces just before Tuffey at deep backward square

Australia 147/3   DL Vettori 11-2-26-0

51.1

Vettori to Clarke, no run, length ball outside off stump has Clarke pushing from the crease into the off side

51.2

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, tighter line but a fraction shorter and Clarke picks up on the length quickly and works it to the point sweeper

51.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, coming around the wicket and angling across Katich who leaves it alone

51.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, tighter line draws Katich into a defensive shot

51.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, angling across and Katich defends firmly off the front foot to cover

51.6

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, slower and straighter as Katich works off his hip to deep backward square where Tuffey does good work to run around and keep it to just the single

Australia 149/3   DL Vettori 12-2-28-0

53.1

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, short ball on the pads easily tucked behind square

53.2

Vettori to Clarke, no run, arm ball angling into the stumps played back down to the mid-on

53.3

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, shorter length and Clarke is quick to play back and work it to the point sweeper

53.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, continuing around the wicket, Vettori angles into the body of Katich who defends into the leg side

53.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, angling across the left hander who allows it through to McCullum

53.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, angling across again but this time a tighter line and defended with soft hands back down the wicket

Australia 152/3   DL Vettori 13-2-30-0

55.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, on the line of middle stump and defended back dwon the wicket

55.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, wider outside off stump but again defended into the off side

55.3

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, wider line and pushed off the front foot to the point sweeper

55.4

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, short and turning away from Clarke who cuts nicely to the point sweeper

55.5

Vettori to Katich, 2 runs, looking to slog sweep well in front of square and gets a thick outside edge, the ball skies and Tuffey does well to run back at mid-on but can't quite get to it

55.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, Katich looks to sweep again but misses it and a muted LBW shout but well outside off

Australia 158/3   DL Vettori 14-2-34-0

67.1

Vettori to Clarke, no run, back of a length ball on off stump has Clarke defending off the back foot with soft hands

67.2

Vettori to Clarke, no run, fuller ball has Clarke defending off the front foot

67.3

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, quickly on to a little width and hits square through the off side

67.4

Vettori to North, no run, defending well wide of the off stump off the back foot

67.5

Vettori to North, no run, looped up very wide and North thinks about the drive but leaves alone and gets back in his ground before McCullum takes the bails off

67.6

Vettori to North, no run, length ball on the off stump defended back down the ground

Australia 196/4   DL Vettori 15-2-35-0

69.1

Vettori to North, no run, flatter and quicker has North defending to mid-on

69.2

Vettori to North, no run, left alone this time on a tight line outside off

69.3

Vettori to North, no run, slower ball worked off the pads but Ingram does the fielding under the helmet

69.4

Vettori to North, no run, wider of off stump and no interest in playing a shot from North

69.5

Vettori to North, no run, slower and straighter has North looking to play through the leg side but once again good fielding from Ingram under the helmet

69.6

Vettori to North, 1 run, this time North gets a better piece of the ball as he works a full ball from off stump through the vacant mid wicket

Australia 197/4   DL Vettori 16-2-36-0

71.1

Vettori to North, SIX, North fees the arms and smashes the ball over mid wicket for the maximum

71.2

Vettori to North, no run, defends a ball from outside off with the spin into the leg side

71.3

Vettori to North, 1 run, on the sweep is North who gently works it down to deep backward sqaure

71.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, arm ball angling into the leg stump rushes Clarke into a defensive stroke into the leg side

71.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, dancing down the wicket but content to defend as he gets to the pitch

71.6

Vettori to Clarke, no run, watchful this time from Clarke as a length ball on off stump is patted back down the wicket

Australia 211/4   DL Vettori 17-2-43-0

73.1

Vettori to Clarke, SIX, advancing down the wicket is Clarke who follows through with the shot all the way over long on

73.2

Vettori to Clarke, no run, good come back from Vettori as Clarke leaves a quicker ball alone just wide of the off stump

73.3

Vettori to Clarke, 3 runs, shorter ball has Clarke using good foot work to get deep in the crease and work the ball wide of mid-off

73.4

Vettori to North, 1 run, turn this time from Vettori as North works it fine on the leg side

73.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, full ball has Clarke defending solidly into the off side

73.6

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, full ball angling into the pads of Clarke who uses his feet nicely and works the ball ehind square on the leg side

Australia 224/4   DL Vettori 18-2-54-0

77.1

Vettori to North, no run, back into the attack Vettori hits his area and left alone by North

77.2

Vettori to North, no run, wider ball and North goes for a big cut shot but cannot get a piece of it

77.3

Vettori to North, 1 run, worked off the stumps with the spin behind square on the leg side

77.4

Vettori to Clarke, SIX, nice use of the feet as Clarke checks the drive as it sails over Vettoris head and over the sight screen

77.5

Vettori to Clarke, FOUR, slower and shorter and Clarke is quickly onto the back foot and punches it with beautiful timing through extra cover

77.6

Vettori to Clarke, no run, good finish from Vettori as he pushes Clarke back onto his stumps with an arm ball that is defended into the off side

Australia 260/4   DL Vettori 19-2-65-0

79.1

Vettori to North, no run, good length ouside off is safely defended back down the wicket

79.2

Vettori to North, no run, shorter ball forced off the back foot wide of Vettori and a good diving save from Southee

79.3

Vettori to North, 1 run, length ball worked nicely with the turn into the elg side behind square

79.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, length ball has Clarke leaning back and looking to beat the cover fielders but can't do so

79.5

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, full ball worked off the front foot to long on

79.6

Vettori to North, no run, length ball outside the off stump defended safely back into the pitch

Australia 265/4   DL Vettori 20-2-67-0

88.1

Vettori to North, no run, onto a good length straight away is Vettori who draws the defensive shot

88.2

Vettori to North, 1 run, length ball on off stump has North using the spin to play behind square on the leg side

88.3

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, uses his feet looking to go down the dround but gets an inside edge down to deep backward square

88.4

Vettori to North, no run, full ball smothered by North as he defends down the wicket

88.5

Vettori to North, no run, flatter and quicker and wide of the off stump has North swaying out of the way

88.6

Vettori to North, no run, full ball defended solidly back down the wicket

Australia 312/4   DL Vettori 21-2-69-0

100.1

Vettori to North, no run, bowls it flat and full on middle, plays it back down the pitch

100.2

Vettori to North, no run, held it back slightly, turning in from outside off, defended with bat close to pad

100.3

Vettori to North, no run, short of a length outside off, holds its line there and North offers no shot

100.4

Vettori to North, no run, a bit of turn and bounce there, North moves across and presses it away

100.5

Vettori to North, no run, turning in but not much, shortish and it's wide enough for him to leave

100.6

Vettori to North, no run, looping it towards middle, driven to mid-on

Australia 359/4   DL Vettori 22-3-69-0

102.1

Vettori to North, no run, floating it outside off, gets to the pitch and defends it in front of cover

102.2

Vettori to North, no run, waits for it to turn in a hint and plays it back to the bowler

102.3

Vettori to North, no run, flat and on a good length, gets a big stride out and defends with a closed face

102.4

Vettori to North, no run

102.5

Vettori to North, no run, gets front and across and knocks it down towards midwicket

102.6

Vettori to North, no run, quicker through the air, gets outside the line and taps it just wide of short leg

Australia 361/4   DL Vettori 23-4-69-0

104.1

Vettori to North, no run, came down the track to a ball that landed short, spun in and North ensured he got behind the line

104.2

Vettori to North, 1 run, watchfully turned into the leg side towards midwicket for a single

104.3

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, steps out and pushes him down to long-on for a single

104.4

Vettori to North, 1 run, comes round the wicket and slides it full outside off, guided behind point for a single

104.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, gave it some air and slowed it down considerably, Clarke picked it though, came down the track and defended it towards cover

104.6

Vettori to Clarke, no run, reaches forward and defends solidly, time for drinks, Australia are in control

Australia 368/4   DL Vettori 24-4-72-0

106.1

Vettori to North, no run, comes round the wicket, North gets a stride out and defends it back to the bowler

106.2

Vettori to North, FOUR, raises the 200-run stand, North has been the quieter of the two so far but gets a short one outside off that he dispatches through point

106.3

Vettori to North, no run, slowed it down, bent low, reached forward and played it down to short leg

106.4

Vettori to North, no run

106.5

Vettori to North, no run, quicker, flat outside off, held its line and he left it be

106.6

Vettori to North, no run, drifting towards middle and off, nudged away wide of short leg

Australia 377/4   DL Vettori 25-4-76-0

115.1

Vettori to North, no run, shortish outside off, moves across and gets it down in front of point

115.2

Vettori to North, no run, ooooh, big turn, probably hit a footmark, spun in prodigiously as North left it and it didn't miss off stump by much, McCullum fumbles it

115.3

Vettori to North, 1 run, slog, flighted outside off and he swings it towards deep midwicket for a single

115.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, flat outside leg, a harmless delivery that Clarke pads away

115.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, short on leg stump, moves back and pushes it to mid-on

115.6

Vettori to Clarke, no run, a bit of air on that one, steps out of his crease and defends it back to the bowler

Australia 397/4   DL Vettori 26-4-77-0

117.1

Vettori to Clarke, no run, short on the off, gets back and slaps it to short extra cover

117.2

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, shortish outside off, cracked off the back foot just wide of deep cover for a single

117.3

Vettori to North, no run, no turn there, slips it really wide of the off stump, leaves it alone

117.4

Vettori to North, 1 run, flighted outside off, sweeps it towards Tuffey at fine leg for a single

117.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, shortish on the off, moves back and punches that to extra cover

117.6

Vettori to Clarke, no run, sliding it straight on middle, gets half-forward and taps it back down the pitch

Australia 403/4   DL Vettori 27-4-79-0

119.1

Vettori to Clarke, no run, targeting middle and off, Clarke gets a stride forward and plays it down the pitch

119.2

Vettori to Clarke, no run, angling it on the pads, pushed away into the leg side

119.3

Vettori to Clarke, no run, shortish on middle, worked to midwicket off the back foot

119.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, short of a length outside off, chopped towards point

119.5

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, full on middle, driven down the ground to long-on for a single

119.6

Vettori to North, no run, tossed up outside off, driven through towards mid-on

Australia 406/4   DL Vettori 28-4-80-0

121.1

Vettori to Clarke, FOUR, giving him the charge, they're looking for some quick runs this session, flighted outside off and he launches him over mid-off for a one-bounce four, brings up his highest Test score in the process

121.2

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, tossed it up on middle, chips down and drives it to long-on for a single

121.3

Vettori to North, no run, short outside off, quick, North lets it be

121.4

Vettori to North, SIX, into the nineties is North with a massive six, flighted outside off, he bends low and slog-sweeps it powerfully over deep midwicket and into the crowd

121.5

Vettori to North, no run, drifting towards middle, comes down the track and works it towards midwicket

121.6

Vettori to North, 1 run, turning in from a good length outside off, whipped behind square for one more

Australia 427/4   DL Vettori 29-4-92-0

123.1

Vettori to Clarke, no run, tossed up on middle, gets across and turns it to midwicket

123.2

Vettori to Clarke, no run, flatter, just a fraction outside off, defended to extra cover

123.3

Vettori to Clarke, OUT, leg-side stumping, smart stuff from Vettori, he knew Clarke would attack him, gave it some air and got it to drift down the leg side, Clarke gave him the charge and couldn't get his bat to it as it slipped down past his pads, McCullum collected well and clipped the bails to find him well short, a fine knock that put Australia in control ends, Clarke departs for his highest Test score

MJ Clarke st †McCullum b Vettori 168 (364m 253b 22x4 2x6) SR: 66.40

123.4

Vettori to Haddin, no run, slow through the air, gets forward, head still, defended into the off side

123.5

Vettori to Haddin, no run, tossed up on middle, pushed into the leg side

123.6

Vettori to Haddin, no run, presents the full face and plays it back to the bowler

Australia 429/5   DL Vettori 30-5-92-1

125.1

Vettori to Haddin, 1 run, Haddin went after that, struck it cleanly nit there was a long-on in place, got to him on the bounce, just the single

125.2

Vettori to North, no run, turning in from a good length outside off, defended back down the pitch

125.3

Vettori to North, 1 run, tossed up outside off, driven down towards long-on

125.4

Vettori to Haddin, no run, takes it from a good length and pushes it to mid-off

125.5

Vettori to Haddin, FOUR, slow through the air and flighted on middle, heaved away over square leg to beat the fielder in the deep to the ropes

125.6

Vettori to Haddin, no run, really slow, at 76 kmph, short on the off, drops it down into the off side

Australia 437/5   DL Vettori 31-5-98-1

127.1

Vettori to Haddin, no run, pitched it full outside off, driven back to the bowler

127.2

Vettori to Haddin, no run, tossed up on middle, defended watchfully onto the pitch

127.3

Vettori to Haddin, 1 run, bowled it full on the off, driven hard but mid-off does well diving to his left, Southee the man, just the single

127.4

Vettori to North, FOUR, picked the gap, reached forward, got across and paddled it really fine, well past Daryll Tuffey who is much squarer, four more

127.5

Vettori to North, no run

127.6

Vettori to North, no run, quicker one bowled short outside off, left it alone to the keeper

Australia 446/5   DL Vettori 32-5-103-1

129.1

Vettori to North, no run, goes for the slog-sweep again, gets an inside edge onto his pads

129.2

Vettori to North, FOUR, executes it well this time, flighted outside off, and he gets it past deep midwicket, not struck all that cleanly but well enough

129.3

Vettori to North, no run

129.4

Vettori to North, FOUR, four more though a little fortunate this time, tried to sweep hard over square leg, went off the top edge but landed well wide of the fielder in the deep behind square, four more

129.5

Vettori to North, no run, gave it some flight, moved on the back foot and punched it to midwicket

129.6

Vettori to North, no run, and again, pushed it away towards midwicket

Australia 454/5   DL Vettori 33-5-111-1
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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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