Close of Play

  • Mon, 03 May - day 1 - no play
  • Tue, 04 May - day 2 - no play
  • Wed, 05 May - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 128/3 (35.1 ov) - end of match
  • Astle shines amid the showers

    Nathan Astle scored an unbeaten 64 to confirm that he is well on the way to full match fitness, but New Zealand were frustrated by the weather for the third day running, as the opening fixture of their tour of England - against a British Universities