Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Day 3

589dESPNcricinfo staff

Four quicks have 'venom in every spell' - Martin

Chris Martin, who claimed career-best figures of 6 for 26 against Zimbabwe in Napier, has said New Zealand's success in the Test had much to do with a four-pronged pace attack

Day 2

589dThe Report by Andrew Fernando

Rain washes out bulk of day two

Only 15.2 overs were bowled on the second day of the Test between New Zealand and Zimbabwe at McLean Park before light, but persistent, rain set in to make further play impossible

Day 1


589dAndrew Alderson

Done with aggro and camaraderie

Against Zimbabwe in Napier, New Zealand weren't content with just winning, but doing it with relentlessness. Under John Wright, the team looks more cohesive

590dAndrew Alderson

Lessons from Zimbabwe

It has been smooth sailing for New Zealand in their first series of the year but the real test lies ahead, in the form of South Africa

589dMadhusudhan Ramakrishnan

A day of records

Stats highlights from an extraordinary day's play when Zimbabwe were bowled out twice

589dESPNcricinfo staff

McCullum backs Watling's keeping

Brendon McCullum has said BJ Watling has got "natural ability" as a wicketkeeper, and has backed him to do well with the gloves in New Zealand's one-off Test against Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe 3rd innings Partnerships

1st2H MasakadzaTMK Mawoyo
2nd1H MasakadzaF Mutizwa
3rd2BRM TaylorF Mutizwa
4th7T TaibuF Mutizwa
5th0F MutizwaMN Waller
6th25F MutizwaRW Chakabva
7th63AG CremerRW Chakabva
8th34RW ChakabvaSW Masakadza
9th9RW ChakabvaKM Jarvis
10th0BV VitoriKM Jarvis