Close of Play

  • Thu, 29 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 147/4 (MG Burgess 63*, V Pollard 20*)
  • Fri, 01 Mar - day 2 - India 1st innings 200/5 (AL Wadekar 78*, ML Jaisimha 5*)
  • Sat, 02 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 143/4 (MG Burgess 50*, K Thomson 0*)
  • Sun, 03 Mar - rest day
  • Mon, 04 Mar - day 4 - India 2nd innings 59/2 (13.3 ov) - end of match
  • Wright must shoulder much of the blame

    Caught between their cricketing and commercial interests, thesupermodels of Indian cricket must have been under the illusion thatall they had to do was strut their stuff and the Wellington Test wouldbe theirs