Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Details

Toss

New Zealand , elected to field first

Series result

New Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0

Player of the match

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

11:00 start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00

Match days

1,2,3,4 December 2017 (5-day match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Fri, 1 Dec - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 85/2 (JA Raval 29*, LRPL Taylor 12*, 38 ov)
  • Sat, 2 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 447/9 (TA Blundell 57*, TA Boult 2*, 127 ov)
  • Sun, 3 Dec - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 214/2 (KC Brathwaite 79*, SD Hope 21*, 66 ov)
  • Mon, 4 Dec - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 319 (106 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

NZ ahead

14-13

The Head-to-head record between NZ and WI after this Test. This is the first time NZ have moved ahead of WI in terms of wins in their bilateral history.

Superb seven

12.5

Neil Wagner's strike rate in his figures of 7 for 39, is the second-best in 17 seven-wkt hauls by NZ bowlers in Tests. Only better is Hadlee's 7/23 in 8.3 overs v India in Wellington in 1976.

Middle-order low for WI

22

Runs added by West Indies for their 3rd to 7th wickets in this inns - the third least they have added for these wickets in any Test inns overall and their least in the last 30 years.