Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Close of Play

  • Thu, 27 Jul - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 224/7 (Sir RJ Hadlee 5*)
  • Fri, 28 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 225/7 (RW Taylor 6*, PH Edmonds 8*)
  • Sat, 29 Jul - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 123/7 (BE Congdon 15*, BL Cairns 1*)
  • Sun, 30 Jul - rest day
  • Mon, 31 Jul - day 4 - no play
  • Tue, 01 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 138/3 (52.3 ov) - end of match

New Zealand tour of England and Netherlands 1978 News

  • Club sport loses another leading hand

    Club sport throughout New Zealand is struggling as a result of changed work practices, the intrusion of professional winter codes and greater varieties of recreational interests