Trans-Tasman Trophy - 1st Test

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 10 wickets

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

0.1

Martin to Hughes, no run, length ball into the body of Hughes defended into the leg side

0.2

Martin to Hughes, 1 leg bye, back of a length on the body of Hughes again, off the thigh pad and trickles into the leg side

0.3

Martin to Katich, 1 run, back of a length pushed into the off side

0.4

Martin to Hughes, no run, full ball pushed into the off side

0.5

Martin to Hughes, no run, swinging away from the left hander draws the dfensive shot but beats the bat through to the keeper

0.6

Martin to Hughes, 1 run, full ball on the stumps defended into the on side for a sharp single

Australia 3/0   CS Martin 1-0-2-0

2.1

Martin to Katich, 1 run, length ball on the stumps, Katich gets inside the line and drops it into the leg side

2.2

Martin to Hughes, FOUR, very full delivery from Martin has Hughes driving strongly back down the ground

2.3

Martin to Hughes, 1 run, a better length from Martin has Hughes squaring up but able to pinch a single on the off side

2.4

Martin to Katich, no run, good pace and bounce as the ball is left alone by Katich outside the off stump

2.5

Martin to Katich, no run, full length ball on a good line shaping away from Katich catches a thick outside edge along the ground to third slip

2.6

Martin to Katich, no run, beautiful delivery from Martin to finish the over as the ball shapes away and passed the outside edge

Australia 19/0   CS Martin 2-0-8-0

4.1

Martin to Hughes, no run, back of a length ball angling across the batsman played off the back foot into the off side

4.2

Martin to Hughes, no run, good length ball swinging away from Hughes, draws in a defensive push but beats the otuside edge

4.3

Martin to Hughes, FOUR, full ball outside off forcefully driven wide of Vettori at mid-off

4.4

Martin to Hughes, no run, no shape for Martin this time as the balls tucks up Hughes who plays it to square-leg

4.5

Martin to Hughes, no run, shortish ball comes onto Hughes quicker than he thought as he struggles to get the gloves out of the way but falls safely into the leg side

4.6

Martin to Hughes, no run, full ball on the pads played agressively into the leg side but can't beat square-leg

Australia 24/0   CS Martin 3-0-12-0

6.1

Martin to Katich, no run, well wide of off stump swinging away and through to McCullum

6.2

Martin to Katich, 1 run, length ball swinging away from Katich who plays it with soft hands into the off side for a sharp single

6.3

Martin to Ponting, 1 run, full ball swinging into the pads of Ponting who tucks it neatly down to fine-leg

6.4

Martin to Katich, 1 leg bye, leg stump line clips the thigh pad of Katich as he moves across his stumps

6.5

Martin to Ponting, no run, rising delivery on a good length has Ponting watchfully leaving it through to McCullum

6.6

Martin to Ponting, no run, good area from Martin has Ponting defending off the front foot into the off side

Australia 28/1   CS Martin 4-0-14-0

8.1

Martin to Katich, no run, thoughts of a single as Katich defends off the front foot into the off side but none there

8.2

Martin to Katich, no run, slightly wider this time from Martin has Katich leaving the ball alone through to McCullum

8.3

Martin to Katich, no run, nice shape away from Katich beats the forward defensive shot

8.4

Martin to Katich, no run, appeal for LBW as Katich moves across his stumps. Would have hit the stumps but pitching outside leg

8.5

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball defended carefully into the off side

8.6

Martin to Katich, no run, short delivery outside the off stump played safely back into the pitch

Australia 29/1   CS Martin 5-1-14-0

10.1

Martin to Katich, no run, well directed bouncer easily ducked underneath by Katich

10.2

Martin to Katich, 2 runs, full ball on the line of leg stump neatly played behind square by Katich

10.3

Martin to Katich, no run, full delivery outside the off stump has Katich defending softly into the off side

10.4

Martin to Katich, no run, full and straight and pushed back down the wicket to mid-off

10.5

Martin to Katich, no run, very good line and length to Katich who allows it through to McCullum

10.6

Martin to Katich, no run, another demanding delivery to finish the over from Martin has Katich leaving a full ball outside the off stump that shapes nicely away

Australia 41/1   CS Martin 6-1-16-0

30.1

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball on the stumps as Katich pushes the ball back down the wicket, Martin gets a finger to the ball as it hits the stumps at the bowlers end but Ponting is safe

30.2

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball on off stump defended into the off side

30.3

Martin to Katich, no run, good length again intices a defensive shot but catches the inside edge that squirts into the leg side

30.4

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball on off stump has Katich defending from the crease back down the wicket

30.5

Martin to Katich, no run, shorter ball well wide of the off stump has Katich fending the ball to gully along the ground

30.6

Martin to Katich, 1 run, Katich gets inside the line of the ball and neatly tucks it behind square on the leg side

Australia 94/1   CS Martin 7-1-17-0

32.1

Martin to Ponting, no run, full ball angling into off stump is forcefull driven to mid-on but cannot beat the field

32.2

Martin to Ponting, no run, full and straight again played straight to mid-on

32.3

Martin to Ponting, no run, good length has Ponting pushing forward as the ball catches bat and pad and balloons safely into the leg side

32.4

Martin to Ponting, 1 no ball, good line and length again has Ponting pushing forward to mid-off

32.4

Martin to Ponting, no run, yorker length but well wide of off stump has Ponting forcing the ball into the ground to point

32.5

Martin to Ponting, 1 run, full ball has Ponting driving wide of off stump to the left of the Vettori at mid-off who makes a diving save

32.6

Martin to Katich, 1 run, length ball outside off stump is nicely watched by Katich as he takes an easy single in the covers

Australia 98/1   CS Martin 8-1-20-0

34.1

Martin to Ponting, no run, full ball wide of the off stump has Ponting losing his shape as he is on the drive, in the air for a while but safely short of point

34.2

Martin to Ponting, no run, length ball outside the off stump angles back into the batsman but left alone by Ponting

34.3

Martin to Ponting, no run, full ball has Ponting driving forcefully but straight to Watling at cover

34.4

Martin to Ponting, FOUR, full ball has Ponting on his favourite pull shot that he smashes well in front of square in the air

34.5

Martin to Ponting, no run, length ball well wide of the off stump with no interest shown from Ponting

34.6

Martin to Ponting, no run, very tight leave just over the off stump as Martin gets significant swing into the right hander

Australia 104/1   CS Martin 9-1-24-0

36.1

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball on the stumps is pushed to mid-on by Katich

36.2

Martin to Katich, FOUR, too full this time and beautifully timed through the vacant mid wicket and races away to the boundary

36.3

Martin to Katich, no run, better line this time from Martin as Katich raises the arms and leaves it alone

36.4

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball wide of the off stump intices the half drive from Katich but straigth to point

36.5

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball once again has Katich on the half drive, in the air for a moment but well short of point

36.6

Martin to Katich, 1 run, on the pads of Katich who takes a neat single into the vacant mid wicket region

Australia 109/2   CS Martin 10-1-29-0

38.1

Martin to Hussey, no run, testing delivery from Martin as the ball pitches on middle stump and shapes away just wide of the off stump, well judged by Hussey to leave it alone

38.2

Martin to Hussey, FOUR, plenty of width this time has Hussey on his favourite cover drive, great piece of timing and races to the boundary

38.3

Martin to Hussey, no run, better area from Martin as Hussey doesn't offer a shot

38.4

Martin to Hussey, 1 no ball, well directed bouncer has Hussey ducking out of the way quickly

38.4

Martin to Hussey, no run, full ball sliding across Hussey has him on the half drive and catches a thick outside edge but safely along the carpet to gully

38.5

Martin to Hussey, OUT, finds the outside edge again as Hussey looks to drive through the off side, this time the ball flies between second and third slip and Watling takes a sharp catch going to his right. Another sharp piece of fielding from Watling

MEK Hussey c Watling b Martin 4 (17m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 36.36

38.6

Martin to Clarke, no run, very short ball wide of the off stump require Clarke to do nothing but watch it fly by

Australia 115/3   CS Martin 11-1-34-1

40.1

Martin to Katich, no run, full ball swinging away from the left hander tempts him into a drive but Katich thinks better of it and leaves it alone

40.2

Martin to Katich, no run, punched off the back foot into the covers but Ingram moves around quickly from point to ensure no single is taken

40.3

Martin to Katich, no run, Martin looks content to keep it well wide of the off stump as Katich allows it through to McCullum

40.4

Martin to Katich, no run, off stump line this time has Katich cramped up by a ball back of a length that he looks to work into the leg side

40.5

Martin to Katich, no run, back into that channel well wide of the off stump, looking to draw a shot out of Katich but no reply

40.6

Martin to Katich, 3 runs, fuller length tempts Katich into the drive, its in the air but safely between gully and point. Guptill does good work on the boundary to keep it to three

Australia 121/3   CS Martin 12-1-37-1

62.1

Martin to Clarke, no run, good start from Martin as he draws Clarke forward and finds a thick outside edge as he looks to drive forcefully

62.2

Martin to Clarke, no run, back of a length ball angling into the body and defended off the back foot into the leg side

62.3

Martin to Clarke, no run, beautifully driven on the up from Clarke but some good fielding from Watling in the covers ensures no run

62.4

Martin to Clarke, no run, left alone in a good channel outside the off stump

62.5

Martin to Clarke, 2 runs, shorter and wider and forced nicely off the back foot into the ground and between point and cover

62.6

Martin to Clarke, no run, very good area to finish the over from Martin has Clarke defending in front of the off stump from the crease

Australia 178/4   CS Martin 13-1-39-1

64.1

Martin to Clarke, no run, expansive drive on the up outside the off stump but can only manage a thick inside edge back along the pitch

64.2

Martin to Clarke, no run, tremendous bouncer from Martin beats the pull shot and thunders into the grill of Clarkes helmet

64.3

Martin to Clarke, no run, Martin tries to follow up the bouncer with a carrot, full and wide of off stump but no interest from Clarke who shows good composure

64.4

Martin to Clarke, 3 runs, too full this time from Martin and Clarke can just lean on through the gap wide of Watling at cover

64.5

Martin to North, no run, full ball on the line of middle stump defended to mid-on solidly from North

64.6

Martin to North, no run, another testing delivery demands a solid forward defensive from North who is up to the challenge

Australia 187/4   CS Martin 14-1-42-1

66.1

Martin to North, no run, around the wicket from Martin who hits a good channel and North leaves it alone

66.2

Martin to North, no run, tighter line has North defending solidly into the leg side

66.3

Martin to North, no run, testing area from Martin as North defends with the inside edge to Ingram under the helmet on the leg side

66.4

Martin to North, no run, a hint of shape away as Martin comes wide of the crease and has North defending off the front foot

66.5

Martin to North, 1 run, well directed bouncer has North hooking but never in control, lucky it doesn't quite carry to Arnell at fine leg

66.6

Martin to Clarke, 3 runs, short and wide and cut in front of point with ease as Ingram and Watling chase all the way to the fence

Australia 195/4   CS Martin 15-1-46-1

78.1

Martin to North, no run, immediately onto a good line and length from Martin who draws a back foot defensive shot

78.2

Martin to North, no run, fuller length with a hint of swing away as North leaves the ball alone

78.3

Martin to North, no run, length ball outside the off stump has North defending from the crease into the off side

78.4

Martin to North, no run, once again a consistent line and length from Martin as the ball is allowed through to McCullum who looks to be catching the ball with some discomfort

78.5

Martin to North, no run, back of a length ball has North defending the ball off the back foot into the covers

78.6

Martin to North, 3 runs, full ball on the pads worked nicely into the leg side and beats the dive of Southee at mid-on

Australia 263/4   CS Martin 16-1-49-1

80.1

Martin to Clarke, no run, short and wide and a loose shot from Clarke as he misses it completely stretching wide

80.2

Martin to Clarke, 3 runs, full ball gently pushed down past mid-off. A big chase for Southee who pulls it in just inside the rope

80.3

Martin to North, no run, full ball on the stumps defended back to mid-on

80.4

Martin to North, FOUR, half volley wide of off stump beautifully driven through the covers as it races to the boundary

80.5

Martin to North, no run, straighter line has North looking to force the ball through the leg side but cannot beat square leg

80.6

Martin to North, no run, leg side line from Martin but North unable once again to place it either side of square leg

Australia 272/4   CS Martin 17-1-56-1

82.1

Martin to North, no run, overpitching again but North can't find his timing as he looks to drive through the off side

82.2

Martin to North, 1 run, good length from Martin has North defending with soft hands into the vacant cover region for a safe single

82.3

Martin to Clarke, FOUR, short and wide and Clarke looks to cut aggressively and catches the top edge and the balls flies over a leaping McCullum

82.4

Martin to Clarke, 1 run, good length on the off stump has Clarke looking to force through the off side but geets an inside edge down to fine leg

82.5

Martin to North, no run, half volley on leg stump is whipped square of the wicket but can't beat square leg

82.6

Martin to North, no run, angling into the body again from around the wicket, North looks to work off the back foot but once again can't beat square leg

Australia 286/4   CS Martin 18-1-62-1

84.1

Martin to Clarke, no run, full ball angling into the stumps pushed into the leg side but straight to the man in front of square

84.2

Martin to Clarke, no run, inside edge into the pads as Calrke looks to force a full ball swinging in through the cover

84.3

Martin to Clarke, no run, length ball pushed into the off side from the front foot but with no timing

84.4

Martin to Clarke, no run, good length ball outside the off stump has Clarke defending

84.5

Martin to Clarke, 1 run, back of a length ball has Clarke looking to force the ball through the off side off the back foot but gets a thick inside edge as the ball dribbles to mid wicket

84.6

Martin to North, no run, good length ball from Martin has North defending off the back foot into the off side to finish a good over from Martin

Australia 288/4   CS Martin 19-1-63-1

90.1

Martin to North, no run, raps him on the pads first up, short just outside leg and angling in towards the left-hander, strikes him on the thighs as he tries to work it through the leg side

90.2

Martin to North, no run, gets it much fuller this time, a goodish length on middle and off, defended back down the pitch

90.3

Martin to North, 2 runs, bowled it on the pads, drives it past midwicket, gently, for a couple of runs

90.4

Martin to North, FOUR, nicely driven, pitched it up on the off and North pushed it firmly through the line to beat Vettori at mid-off to the ropes

90.5

Martin to North, no run, getting it to leave the left-hander, angling it away after pitching it on a good length outside off, North leaves it be

90.6

Martin to North, no run, short of a good length on the off, bowled at 133kmph, rocks back and knocks it down on the pitch

Australia 322/4   CS Martin 20-1-69-1

92.1

Martin to North, no run, short of a length on middle, gets back and drops it down towards extra cover

92.2

Martin to North, no run, 130 kmph, hurled it short outside off and North had nothing to do with it

92.3

Martin to North, no run, beaten this time, nipped away after pitching on middle and off, excellent bounce too, North withdrew at the end but it had zipped past him by then

92.4

Martin to North, 1 run, strayed on the pads there and he he tickled him past square leg for a single

92.5

Martin to Clarke, no run, attempted bouncer there, banged it short outside off and got it to move in just a hint, Clarke dropped his arms on that one

92.6

Martin to Clarke, 1 run, off the mark for the day, jumped up nicely, got back, stood tall and punched it solidly past cover for a single

Australia 324/4   CS Martin 21-1-71-1

94.1

Martin to Clarke, 2 runs, played slightly away from his body there, short of a good length and he eased it through the covers for a couple of runs

94.2

Martin to Clarke, FOUR, in the zone for Clarke, the right amount of width offered, gets forward and square-drives that exquisitely through point for four more

94.3

Martin to Clarke, no run, short on the off, rising up nicely, the bounce remains true, punched to mid-off, solidly done again

94.4

Martin to Clarke, 2 runs, uppish and was made to reach for it, but got it well wide of the fielder at cover, two more

94.5

Martin to Clarke, FOUR, ominous signs early for New Zealand, Martin holds back, bowls it short on the off, pulls it hard past mid-on for his 14th boundary

94.6

Martin to Clarke, no run, goodish length outside off, trying to draw him into playing the drive again, gets forward and allows it through

Australia 345/4   CS Martin 22-1-83-1

96.1

Martin to North, no run, in the channel outside off, gets his body behind it nicely and drops it down in front of cover

96.2

Martin to North, 1 leg bye, turns the face on that one to work it behind square leg for a single

96.3

Martin to Clarke, no run, angling in from slightly wide of the crease, aiming at off, Clarke rocks forward and defends it towards extra cover

96.4

Martin to Clarke, no run, fuller and draws him into the drive, played straight to point

96.5

Martin to Clarke, no run, slight change of direction, on middle and leg, mistimes an attempted drive towards mid-on

96.6

Martin to Clarke, no run, short of a good length outside off, moving away and Clarke offers to leave it

Australia 347/4   CS Martin 23-2-83-1

98.1

Martin to North, no run

98.2

Martin to North, no run, slightly short on middle, defended into the leg side

98.3

Martin to North, 1 run, shortish on leg stump and he helps it on its way to fine leg for a single

98.4

Martin to Clarke, no run, edged and short, first major moral victory for the bowler on the day, lured him into the drive by pushing fuller, got a bit of away movement too, Clarke went hard at it, got a thick edge but it got to second slip on the bounce

98.5

Martin to Clarke, (no ball) FOUR, oversteps and this time Clarke executes the drive to perfection, caressing it past Vettori at mid-off for four more

98.5

Martin to Clarke, no run, shortish on the off, punched straight towards the point slightly in front of square

98.6

Martin to Clarke, FOUR, half-volley, one of may on this day and Clarke punishes it, getting to the pitch and beating that gap between extra cover and mid-off, New Zealand have conceded too many in these 40 minutes

Australia 358/4   CS Martin 24-2-93-1

120.1

Martin to Clarke, FOUR, hammered down the ground, some swing there for Martin but of no use, pitched it up on middle and he drills that down the ground for a boundary

120.2

Martin to Clarke, FOUR, he's going for them, another full delivery outside off and he smashes it hard past Martin and well wide of mid-off, another four

120.3

Martin to Clarke, no run, bowls it on a good length on the off, defended towards cover from the crease

120.4

Martin to Clarke, no run, shortish, tries to chop it behind point, does so but straight on the bounce to slip

120.5

Martin to Clarke, no run, had a bit more pace on that one, angling it on the pads and striking him hard on the box, right on the box and it should hurt though he isn't showing it, well he is now, walked away from the pitch and is stretching a little, taking his time to get things in order and he's ready

120.6

Martin to Clarke, 1 run, short and wide, cut away hard towards deep point for a single

Australia 415/4   CS Martin 25-2-102-1

122.1

Martin to North, no run, short of a good length, bowling from wide of the crease, fired it at 132 kmph, left it alone

122.2

Martin to North, no run, bowls it on a good length on the off, gets forward and taps it towards cover

122.3

Martin to North, no run, keeping it to a good length this time, among his quicker deliveries that, 134 kmph, leaves it alone

122.4

Martin to North, no run, angling it away from the left-hander there, North allows it through

122.5

Martin to North, 2 runs, short on middle, pulled away in front of deep square leg for a couple of runs

122.6

Martin to North, no run, bouncer but a harmless one, too high in the end, left alone

Australia 429/4   CS Martin 26-2-104-1

124.1

Martin to North, no run, short of a good length on the off, punched off the back foot to cover

124.2

Martin to North, 2 runs, short on leg stump, pulled wide of fine leg for a couple of runs, he's inching closer to three-figures

124.3

Martin to North, no run, short of a good length outside off, allows it through

124.4

Martin to North, no run, pushing him back with that shortish delivery on the off, pushed towards cover

124.5

Martin to North, no run, played away off the front foot towards cover

124.6

Martin to North, no run, in the channel outside off, opens the face to tap it towards point

Australia 431/5   CS Martin 27-2-106-1

126.1

Martin to North, no run, short of a good length outside off, leaves it alone

126.2

Martin to North, no run, tries to flick it fine, it was there, angling on the pads but can't

126.3

Martin to North, FOUR, Century for North, his fourth, gets there with a bit of luck, Martin dug it short on middle and he tried to pull it over square, got a top edge over the keeper to the ropes, he'll take it, supported Clarke brilliantly in his stand and will want to do his bit in this Australian surge as they try to get past 500 quickly

126.4

Martin to North, no run, hurling it on a good length on the off, defended towards extra cover

126.5

Martin to North, no run, gets it a touch fuller, at 135 kmph, defended into the leg side off the front foot

126.6

Martin to North, no run, in the corridor outside off, lets it pass to the keeper

Australia 441/5   CS Martin 28-2-110-1

128.1

Martin to Haddin, no run, short of a good length outside off, holds its line, lets it go

128.2

Martin to Haddin, no run, shortish outside off, zips through to the keeper, Haddin doesn't play at that

128.3

Martin to Haddin, no run, angling it in but wide enough for Haddin to offer no shot

128.4

Martin to Haddin, no run, fuller but Haddin isn't tempted, keeping it quiet this over, leaves it alone

128.5

Martin to Haddin, no run, short of a good length on the off, rocks back and defends it to cover

128.6

Martin to Haddin, no run, hitting the pitch hard is Martin, Haddin gets back and knocks it towards point

Australia 446/5   CS Martin 29-3-110-1

130.1

Martin to Haddin, FOUR, short and wide, right in the zone for Haddin who cuts it hard past point to earn a boundary

130.2

Martin to Haddin, 1 run, played it uppishly, just wide of Martin, rolls down to mid-off and he gets a single

130.3

Martin to North, no run, short and wide, tries to bludgeon it through point, misses

130.4

Martin to North, no run, full on the off, driven straight to extra cover

130.5

Martin to North, no run, gets the outside edge, some late movement there and North drove towards mid-off, landed short of gully there who did well to stop it

130.6

Martin to North, no run, bowls it on a good length outside off, shoulders arms to allow it through to the keeper

Australia 459/5   CS Martin 30-3-115-1
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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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