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New Zealand v Pakistan, 2009-10

Jun 1, 2010: Wisden's review of New Zealand v Pakistan, 2nd Test, 2009-10

Don Cameron

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 5th day

Mohammad Yousuf grateful for rain in Napier

Dec 15, 2009: Mohammad Yousuf believes that rain saved his young team from defeat on the final day of a closely-fought Test series against New Zealand

ESPNcricinfo staff

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 5th day

Vettori rues rain and pitch

Dec 15, 2009: Daniel Vettori was pleased with the 1-1 series outcome yet fully aware that hard work was in order

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 5th day

Rain douses a potential cracker

Dec 15, 2009: Close but no cigar for New Zealand. They needed 118 from a minimum of 23 overs to win the series but rain forced a draw

The Bulletin by Sriram Veera

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 4th day

'We are in a very good position' - Faisal Iqbal

Dec 14, 2009: Two key figures on either side were backing their team to claim the final day

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 4th day

Yousuf helps Pakistan claim lead

Dec 14, 2009: New Zealand hold the advantage and are the front-runners to pull off something special in Napier, but who knows what can happen if the target is around 200

The Bulletin by Sriram Veera

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 3rd day

Daryl Tuffey compensates for extra bowler

Dec 13, 2009: Daryl Tuffey stepped up to ensure his team did not miss the batsman they dropped in order to play five bowlers in Napier

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 3rd day

Butt and Farhat halve large NZ lead

Dec 13, 2009: If Pakistan's batsmen had applied themselves in the first innings the way they did in the second, a draw would have been the most likely result of the Napier Test

The Bulletin by Sriram Veera

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 2nd day

Daniel Vettori century stretches NZ lead

Dec 12, 2009: Vettori and McCullum broke free with a combination of intelligence and exhilarating strokeplay to seize control of the game

The Bulletin by Sriram Veera

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier, 1st day

A super start to Iain O'Brien's farewell Test

Dec 11, 2009: The first day of Iain O'Brien's last Test for New Zealand didn't begin well but it soon got rapidly better

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier

O'Brien and openers lift New Zealand

Dec 11, 2009: It was a flat track in Napier but Iain O'Brien was on a mission to make his last Test memorable and Pakistan's top order was in a self-destructive mood

The Bulletin by Sriram Veera

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier

Teams aim for batting revival in decider

Dec 10, 2009: It would be a shame for this series to end with a stalemate run-fest, even if you suspect strongly that neither side - unused to winning of late - will mind that too much

Osman Samiuddin

New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier

Daniel Vettori to bat at No.6 in decider

Dec 10, 2009: Daniel Vettori's responsibilities have increased after it was decided he would bat at No.6 in tomorrow's decider against Pakistan in Napier

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Tour Results
New Zealand v Pakistan at Napier - Dec 11-15, 2009
Match drawn
New Zealand v Pakistan at Wellington - Dec 3-6, 2009
Pakistan won by 141 runs
New Zealand v Pakistan at Dunedin - Nov 24-28, 2009
New Zealand won by 32 runs
NZ Invit. XI v Pakistanis at Queenstown - Nov 18-20, 2009
Match drawn
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