- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRExtras20 (b 1, lb 10, nb 9)TOTAL228 all out (81.2 Overs, 329 minutes)
Bowling O M R W Econ WD NB CL Cairns 15.0 4 58 3 3.86 0 3 CJ Drum 20.2 8 36 3 1.77 0 0 IG Butler 16.0 2 59 2 3.68 0 4 NJ Astle 18.0 10 32 2 1.77 0 0 DL Vettori 9.0 1 26 0 2.88 0 1 CD McMillan 3.0 1 6 0 2.00 0 1 Fall of wickets:1-0 (ME Trescothick, 0.3 ov), 2-0 (MA Butcher, 0.5 ov), 3-46 (MP Vaughan, 10.4 ov), 4-83 (GP Thorpe, 22.6 ov), 5-139 (MR Ramprakash, 41.1 ov), 6-151 (A Flintoff, 47.1 ov), 7-196 (JS Foster, 70.5 ov), 8-214 (AF Giles, 74.2 ov), 9-226 (AR Caddick, 78.3 ov), 10-228 (N Hussain, 81.2 ov)

- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRExtras13 (lb 5, nb 8)TOTAL147 all out (51.2 Overs, 229 minutes)
Bowling O M R W Econ WD NB AR Caddick 18.0 8 50 3 2.77 0 3 MJ Hoggard 21.2 7 63 7 2.95 0 2 A Flintoff 12.0 2 29 0 2.41 0 3 Fall of wickets:1-4 (MH Richardson, 3.4 ov), 2-50 (MJ Horne, 19.2 ov), 3-65 (DL Vettori, 23.5 ov), 4-79 (L Vincent, 31.1 ov), 5-93 (NJ Astle, 33.1 ov), 6-117 (SP Fleming, 43.1 ov), 7-117 (CL Cairns, 43.4 ov), 8-117 (AC Parore, 43.5 ov), 9-146 (CD McMillan, 49.4 ov), 10-147 (IG Butler, 51.2 ov)

- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRExtras20 (b 6, lb 4, nb 10)TOTAL468/6d (96.4 Overs, 424 minutes)
Bowling O M R W Econ WD NB CJ Drum 32.0 6 130 2 4.06 0 2 IG Butler 23.0 2 137 3 5.95 0 3 CL Cairns 4.0 0 8 0 2.00 0 0 CD McMillan 10.0 0 66 0 6.60 0 2 NJ Astle 5.4 0 20 1 3.52 0 1 DL Vettori 22.0 3 97 0 4.40 0 2 Fall of wickets:1-11 (MP Vaughan, 3.2 ov), 2-50 (ME Trescothick, 11.5 ov), 3-81 (N Hussain, 20.4 ov), 4-85 (MA Butcher, 21.1 ov), 5-106 (MR Ramprakash, 28.4 ov), 6-387 (A Flintoff, 79.3 ov)

- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRExtras37 (b 9, lb 11, nb 16, w 1)TOTAL451 all out (93.3 Overs, 410 minutes)
Bowling O M R W Econ WD NB AR Caddick 25.0 8 122 6 4.88 1 8 MJ Hoggard 24.3 5 142 1 5.79 0 5 AF Giles 28.0 6 73 1 2.60 0 0 A Flintoff 16.0 1 94 2 5.87 0 2 Fall of wickets:1-42 (MJ Horne, 16.6 ov), 2-53 (L Vincent, 18.5 ov), 3-119 (MH Richardson, 42.4 ov), 4-189 (SP Fleming, 54.2 ov), 5-242 (CD McMillan, 66.1 ov), 6-252 (AC Parore, 68.1 ov), 7-300 (DL Vettori, 77.1 ov), 8-301 (CJ Drum, 78.3 ov), 9-333 (IG Butler, 82.4 ov), 10-451 (NJ Astle, 93.3 ov)

# Match Details

- AMI Stadium, Christchurch

#### Toss

New Zealand , elected to field first

#### Series result

England led the 3-match series 1-0

#### Player of the match

#### Test debut

#### Umpires

#### TV Umpires

#### Match Referee

# Close of Play

- Wed, 13 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 9/1 (MJ Horne 0*, DL Vettori 4*, 6 ov)
- Thu, 14 Mar - day 2 - England 2nd innings 63/2 (MA Butcher 22*, N Hussain 6*, 15.3 ov)
- Fri, 15 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 28/0 (MH Richardson 20*, MJ Horne 3*, 10 ov)
- Sat, 16 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 451 (93.3 ov) - end of match

# Match Notes

- Lunch: New Zealand 140/3 (Fleming 30*, Astle 13*; 46 overs)
- Tea: New Zealand 270/6 (Astle 83*, Vettori 4*; 72 overs)
- New Zealand 2nd innings:
- 50 in 81 minutes, from 114 balls;
- 100 in 147 minutes, from 215 balls;
- 150 in 209 minutes, from 302 balls;
- 200 in 252 minutes, from 360 balls;
- 250 in 294 minutes, from 416 balls;
- 300 in 328 minutes, from 473 balls;
- 350 in 361 minutes, from 516 balls;
- 400 in 381 minutes, from 536 balls;
- 450 in 409 minutes, from 575 balls.
- 3rd wicket partnership (Richardson/Fleming):
- 50 in 69 minutes, from 109 balls.
- 4th wicket partnership (Fleming/Astle):
- 50 in 41 minutes, from 53 balls.
- 5th wicket partnership (Astle/McMillan):
- 50 in 50 minutes, from 71 balls.
- 10th wicket partnership (Astle/Cairns):
- 50 in 21 minutes, from 24 balls;
- 100 in 46 minutes, from 55 balls.
- MH Richardson:
- 50 in 117 minutes, from 90 balls, 10x4.
- NJ Astle:
- 50 in 74 minutes, from 54 balls, 10x4;
- 100 in 148 minutes, from 114 balls, 16x4, 2x6;
- 150 in 185 minutes, from 136 balls, 25x4, 3x6;
- 200 in 217 minutes, from 153 balls, 27x4, 9x6.
- Partnerships:
- 1st wicket (Richardson/Horne): 42 in 75 minutes, from 107 balls;
- 2nd wicket (Richardson/Vincent): 11 in 8 minutes, from 12 balls;
- 3rd wicket (Richardson/Fleming): 66 in 93 minutes, from 145 balls;
- 4th wicket (Fleming/Astle): 70 in 55 minutes, from 72 balls;
- 5th wicket (Astle/McMillan): 53 in 52 minutes, from 72 balls;
- 6th wicket (Astle/Parore): 10 in 9 minutes, from 12 balls;
- 7th wicket (Astle/Vettori): 48 in 32 minutes, from 55 balls;
- 8th wicket (Astle/Drum): 1 in 5 minutes, from 8 balls;
- 9th wicket (Astle/Butler): 32 in 17 minutes, from 25 balls;
- 10th wicket (Astle/Cairns): 118 in 55 minutes, 69 balls.
- Runs per hour:
- 1st - 33 (14 overs);
- 2nd - 33 (14 overs);
- 3rd - 54 (15 overs);
- 4th - 71 (13 overs);
- 5th - 65 (13 overs);
- 6th - 100 (15 overs).
- NJ Astle: 1x4 all run.
- Innings bowling spells:
- AR Caddick: 13-7-27-2, 6-0-33-1, 3-0-17-2, 3-1-45-1;
- MJ Hoggard: 4-2-5-0, 3-1-11-0, 6-0-23-0, 2-0-13-0, 6-2-28-0, 2-0-41-0, 1.3-0-21-1;
- AF Giles: 1-0-1-0, 13-3-38-0, 3-0-10-0, 8-2-21-1, 3-1-3-0;
- A Flintoff: 2-1-6-0, 6-0-30-1, 5-0-34-1, 3-0-24-0.
- New ball taken after 81 overs (New Zealand 315/8 - Astle 116*, Butler 4*)
- New Zealand 2nd innings: 1x7 ball over (39th over - A Flintoff 1st over)

- Lunch: England 212/5 (Thorpe 62*, Flintoff 55*; 49 overs)
- Tea: England 377/5 (Thorpe 142*, Flintoff 129*; 77 overs)
- England 2nd innings:
- 100 in 122 minutes, from 161 balls;
- 150 in 155 minutes, from 202 balls;
- 200 in 194 minutes, from 259 balls;
- 250 in 244 minutes, from 336 balls;
- 300 in 273 minutes, from 377 balls;
- 350 in 317 minutes, from 439 balls;
- 400 in 375 minutes, from 523 balls;
- 450 in 404 minutes, from 562 balls.
- 6th wicket partnership (Thorpe/Flintoff):
- 50 in 29 minutes, from 39 balls;
- 100 in 81 minutes, from 114 balls;
- 150 in 115 minutes, from 167 balls;
- 200 in 154 minutes, from 223 balls;
- 250 in 188 minutes, from 270 balls.
- 7th wicket partnership (Thorpe/Foster):
- 50 in 52 minutes, from 72 balls.
- GP Thorpe:
- 50 in 75 minutes, from 51 balls, 8x4, 1x6;
- 100 in 173 minutes, from 121 balls, 17x4, 1x6;
- 150 in 268 minutes, from 183 balls, 22x4, 2x6;
- 200 in 330 minutes, from 231 balls, 28x4, 4x6.
- A Flintoff:
- 50 in 77 minutes, from 49 balls, 9x4, 1x6;
- 100 in 156 minutes, from 114 balls, 19x4, 2x6.
- Partnerships:
- 3rd wicket (Butcher/Hussain): 31 in 39 minutes, from 53 balls;
- 4th wicket (Butcher/Thorpe): 4 in 3 minutes, from 3 balls;
- 5th wicket (Thorpe/Ramprakash): 21 in 33 minutes, from 45 balls;
- 6th wicket (Thorpe/Flintoff): 281 in 215 minutes, from 312 balls;
- 7th wicket (Thorpe/Foster): 81* in 76 minutes, from 104 balls.
- Runs per hour:
- 2nd - 45 (13 overs);
- 3rd - 86 (14 overs);
- 4th - 60 (15 overs);
- 5th - 96 (13 overs);
- 6th - 51 (14 overs);
- 7th - 73 (14 overs).
- Innings bowling spells:
- CJ Drum: 4-0-16-0, 8-2-27-2, 9-3-33-0, 4-0-24-0, 4-1-15-0, 3-0-15-0;
- IG Butler: 13-2-61-3, 2-0-28-0, 3-0-27-0, 5-0-21-0;
- CL Cairns: 4-0-8-0;
- CD McMillan: 2-0-6-0, 2-0-14-0, 3-0-25-0, 3-0-21-0;
- NJ Astle: 2-0-11-0, 2-0-3-1, 1.4-0-6-0;
- DL Vettori 22-3-97-0.
- New ball taken after 80 overs (England 388/6 - Thorpe 45*, Foster 0*)
- England 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (31st over - CJ Drum's 12th over)
- Attendance: 5853

- Lunch: New Zealand 66/3 (Vincent 2*, Fleming 0*; 27 overs)
- Tea: New Zealand 147
- New Zealand 1st innings:
- 50 in 78 minutes, from 116 balls;
- 100 in 165 minutes, from 237 balls.
- Partnerships:
- 1st wicket (Richardson/Horne): 4 in 14 minutes, from 23 balls;
- 2nd wicket (Horne/Vettori): 46 in 65 minutes, from 95 balls;
- 3rd wicket (Vettori/Vincent): 15 in 18 minutes, from 27 balls;
- 4th wicket (Vincent/Fleming): 14 in 30 minutes, from 45 balls;
- 5th wicket (Fleming/Astle): 14 in 9 minutes, from 12 balls;
- 6th wicket (Fleming/McMillan): 24 in 46 minutes, from 63 balls;
- 7th wicket (McMillan/Cairns): 0 in 2 minutes, from 3 balls;
- 8th wicket (McMillan/Parore): 0 in 1 minute, from 1 ball;
- 9th wicket (McMillan/Drum): 29 in 28 minutes, from 37 balls;
- 10th wicket (Drum/Butler): 1 in 7 minutes, from 10 balls.
- Runs per hour:
- 1st - 36 (15 overs);
- 2nd - 34 (14 overs);
- 3rd - 45 (13 overs).
- Innings bowling spells:
- AR Caddick 6-3-10-0, 8-3-18-0, 4-2-22-3;
- MJ Hoggard: 20-7-59-5, 1.2-0-4-2;
- A Flintoff: 4-1-11-0, 8-1-18-0.
- England 2nd innings:
- 50 in 52 minutes, from 70 balls.
- Partnerships:
- 1st wicket (Trescothick/Vaughan): 11 in 16 minutes, from 21 balls;
- 2nd wicket (Trescothick/Butcher): 39 in 36 minutes, from 51 balls.
- Runs per hour:
- 1st - 52 (13 overs).
- Attendance: 5092

- Lunch: England 89/4 (Hussain 31*, Ramprakash 6*; 27 overs)
- Tea: England 176/6 (Hussain 70*, Foster 15*; 59 overs)
- England 1st innings:
- 50 in 50 minutes, from 67 balls;
- 100 in 128 minutes, from 177 balls;
- 150 in 197 minutes, from 286 balls;
- 200 in 286 minutes, from 437 balls.
- 5th wicket partnership (Hussain/Ramprakash):
- 50 in 59 minutes, from 101 balls.
- N Hussain:
- 50 in 159 minutes, from 113 balls, 8x4;
- 100 in 305 minutes, from 233 balls, 14x4.
- Partnerships:
- 1st wicket (Trescothick/Vaughan): 0 in 2 minutes, from 3 balls;
- 2nd wicket (Vaughan/Butcher): 0 in 2 minutes, from 2 balls;
- 3rd wicket (Vaughan/Hussain): 46 in 41 minutes, from 60 balls;
- 4th wicket (Hussain/Thorpe): 37 in 58 minutes, from 75 balls;
- 5th wicket (Hussain/Ramprakash): 56 in 67 minutes, from 112 balls;
- 6th wicket (Hussain/Flintoff): 12 in 24 minutes, from 36 balls;
- 7th wicket (Hussain/Foster): 45 in 82 minutes, from 146 balls;
- 8th wicket (Hussain/Giles): 18 in 15 minutes, from 21 balls;
- 9th wicket (Hussain/Caddick): 12 in 17 minutes, from 25 balls;
- 10th wicket (Hussain/Hoggard): 2 in 12 minutes, from 17 balls.
- Runs per hour:
- 1st - 51 (13 overs);
- 2nd - 38 (14 overs);
- 3rd - 51 (16 overs);
- 4th - 36 (16 overs);
- 5th - 40 (16 overs).
- Innings bowling spells:
- CL Cairns: 7-2-32-3, 5-1-16-0, 3-1-10-0;
- CJ Drum: 5-2-14-0, 7-3-11-1, 4-2-3-0, 4-1-8-1, 0.2-0-0-1;
- IG Butler: 5-0-26-0, 3-0-17-0, 4-2-7-0, 4-0-9-2;
- NJ Astle: 3-3-0-0, 12-6-28-2, 3-1-4-0;
- DL Vettori: 9-1-26-0;
- CD McMillan: 3-1-6-0.
- New ball taken after 80 overs (England 227/9 - Hussain 105*, Hoggard 0*)
- Attendance: 5947

- 12th men: CS Martin (NZ) and C White (Eng)
- Scorers: AJ Feely and MR Ogier