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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

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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

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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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New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Naper

Big chance for New Zealand's batsmen

Dec 9, 2009: For a New Zealand side that is struggling to get some runs on the board, the McLean Park in Napier represents the best opportunity to regain their confidence and form

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Pakistan in New Zealand 2009-10

Ross Taylor hopes for improved batting in Napier

Dec 9, 2009: New Zealand's batting is in disarray. Two of their top three are averaging less than 20 in the series against Pakistan, the other - Tim McIntosh - averages less than ten

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Napier

Chris Martin backs batsmen to deliver

Dec 8, 2009: Chris Martin has expressed confidence in New Zealand's struggling batting line-up ahead of the series decider in Napier, starting on Friday

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Pakistan in New Zealand 2009-10

Watling called to boost struggling New Zealand

Dec 7, 2009: BJ Watling is in line for his Test debut after replacing Peter Fulton for the series-deciding third Test against Pakistan in Napier

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Wellington, 4th day

Mohammad Asif enjoying New Zealand sojourn

Dec 6, 2009: Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif, Man of the Match for his nine wickets, has said he enjoyed bowling in New Zealand and felt he was getting back into the rhythm after missing Test cricket was nearly two years

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Wellington, 4th day

Tough calls for desperate Vettori

Dec 6, 2009: The very shape and variety of this attack, the threat of wickets alive in each of them, did for New Zealand at the Basin Reserve

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Frustrated Shane Bond contemplates quitting Tests

Dec 6, 2009: Fast bowler has contemplated quitting Test cricket but will wait for the emotions to pass before taking a decision

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New Zealand v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Wellington, 4th day

Asif and Kaneria help level series

Dec 6, 2009: The very shape and variety of this attack, the threat of wickets alive in each of them, did for New Zealand at the Basin Reserve

The Bulletin by Osman Samiuddin
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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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