Close of Play

  • Thu, 12 Jan - day 1 - Bangladesh 1st innings 154/3 (Mominul Haque 64*, Shakib Al Hasan 5*, 40.2 ov)
  • Fri, 13 Jan - day 2 - Bangladesh 1st innings 542/7 (Sabbir Rahman 10*, 136 ov)
  • Sat, 14 Jan - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 292/3 (TWM Latham 119*, HM Nicholls 35*, 77 ov)
  • Sun, 15 Jan - day 4 - Bangladesh 2nd innings 66/3 (Mominul Haque 10*, 18.3 ov)
  • Mon, 16 Jan - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 217/3 (39.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Not enough

0

No. of bigger totals that have ended in a defeat than Bangladesh's 595 in this match. The previous highest was Australia's 586 vs England at SCG In 1894-95.

Williamson - the chaser

231

Williamson's average while chasing in home Tests, with scores of 102*, 56, 31*, 108*, 61, 104*.

Can they repeat it?

2008

Last instance of NZ successfully chasing in excess of 200 in a Test. It was also against Bangladesh at Chittagong when they scored 317/7 to win.

Tough ask

3

Number of times teams have successfully chased more than 200 runs in Wellington. New Zealand's highest was 215 against India in 1998.

Superb Shabbir

2013

The last time a Bangladesh batsman scored 2 fifty plus scores in an away Test before Shabbir Rahman. Shakib scored 81 and 59 in Harare.

Rare Double

7

Number of batsman to be dismissed for a double hundred and a duck in a Test match. Shakib was dismissed for a duck after scoring 217 in the first innings.

Rare Lead

3

Number of instances when Bangladesh have taken the lead against New Zealand in 12 Tests.This is the first time they have done it in NZ.

New Record

5

No of catches taken by Imrul Kayes - Most number of catches taken by a substitute keeper in an innings of a Test.

Hunting ground

2

Number of centuries for BJ Watling at the Basin Reserve. In addition to this he has 2 fifties and has been involved in two 300 plus partnerships.

Long time coming

1953

The last time when an opener had scored more than Tom Latham's 177 at the Basin Reserve. DJ Mcglew from SA scored 255 not out

a rare club

4

New Zealand openers to have made a Test hundred in 59 Tests at the Basin Reserve. Latham joins Dempster (1 100s), Mills (1) and Wright (3).

only the second

2

First-innings fifties by NZ openers at the Basin Reserve in 26 inns in the last-ten years. Before Latham, Guptill had made 59 v SA in 2012.