Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

AJ Strauss
177(343) 25x4 - 0x6
Control %93%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 64 runs
  • 6x4 - 0x6
4 12 37 40 28 14 9 33
KP Pietersen
129(208) 12x4 - 1x6
Control %91%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 41 runs
  • 0x4 - 0x6
4 10 19 5 26 12 6 42

Best performances - Bowlers

RJ Sidebottom
O21.4
M6
R47
W7
Eco2.16
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
MS Panesar
O46
M17
R126
W6
Eco2.73
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

  • ENG - 1st
  • NZ - 1st
  • ENG - 2nd
  • NZ - 2nd

England - 1st - Innings

4
MP Vaughan2 (11)
AN Cook2 (12)
0
AJ Strauss0 (6)
AN Cook0 (6)
0
KP Pietersen0 (1)
AN Cook0 (3)
32
IR Bell9 (58)
KP Pietersen22 (42)
89
PD Collingwood30 (82)
KP Pietersen56 (73)
22
KP Pietersen11 (33)
TR Ambrose11 (38)
61
KP Pietersen40 (59)
SCJ Broad18 (71)
32
RJ Sidebottom3 (27)
SCJ Broad24 (32)
13
RJ Sidebottom11 (9)
MS Panesar1 (13)
0
RJ Sidebottom0 (1)
JM Anderson0 (1)

New Zealand - 1st - Innings

1
MD Bell0 (2)
JM How0 (1)
102
SP Fleming59 (72)
JM How37 (60)
13
MS Sinclair6 (24)
JM How7 (12)
3
MS Sinclair1 (5)
LRPL Taylor2 (4)
0
GD Elliott0 (0)
MS Sinclair0 (2)
18
GD Elliott5 (8)
BB McCullum9 (8)
1
DL Vettori0 (6)
GD Elliott1 (16)
14
DL Vettori8 (11)
TG Southee5 (20)
12
DL Vettori6 (11)
JS Patel4 (25)
4
DL Vettori0 (4)
CS Martin4 (1)

England - 2nd - Innings

5
MP Vaughan4 (4)
AN Cook1 (1)
72
AJ Strauss35 (78)
AN Cook36 (68)
63
AJ Strauss27 (55)
KP Pietersen34 (86)
187
AJ Strauss72 (136)
IR Bell110 (167)
34
PD Collingwood22 (19)
AJ Strauss12 (27)
63
AJ Strauss31 (47)
TR Ambrose31 (60)
1
TR Ambrose0 (2)
SCJ Broad1 (1)
42*
RJ Sidebottom12 (20)
SCJ Broad30 (25)

New Zealand - 2nd - Innings

48
MD Bell35 (66)
JM How11 (57)
99
SP Fleming61 (91)
MD Bell34 (90)
9
SP Fleming5 (12)
MS Sinclair4 (12)
4
MS Sinclair2 (24)
LRPL Taylor2 (21)
12
GD Elliott4 (28)
LRPL Taylor8 (16)
104
BB McCullum37 (50)
LRPL Taylor64 (80)
5
DL Vettori0 (4)
BB McCullum5 (5)
48
DL Vettori25 (40)
JS Patel18 (45)
18
DL Vettori18 (12)
TG Southee0 (8)
84
CS Martin5 (21)
TG Southee77 (32)

New Zealand 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st48MD BellJM How
2nd99SP FlemingMD Bell
3rd9SP FlemingMS Sinclair
4th4MS SinclairLRPL Taylor
5th12GD ElliottLRPL Taylor
6th104BB McCullumLRPL Taylor
7th5DL VettoriBB McCullum
8th48DL VettoriJS Patel
9th18DL VettoriTG Southee
10th84CS MartinTG Southee
  • When the going gets tough...

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