Result
1st Test, Wellington, Mar 19-23 2010, Australia tour of New Zealand
(23 ov, target 106)
459/5d & 106/0
(f/o)
157 & 407
Australia won by 10 wickets
Player Of The Match
Day 5
Daniel Vettori and Brendon McCullum analyse the defeat
'Tough week' for umpire review system
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Brendon McCullum celebrates his century
Vettori calls for significant improvement
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Phillip Hughes ducks under a ball during his brutal display
Australia's 'Sehwag' unlikely for second Test
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Daryl Tuffey during his brave 47 not out
Broken hand sends Tuffey for surgery
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Phillip Hughes raced to his half-century
Hughes and Harris secure 1-0 lead
1yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Day 4
Ricky Ponting speaks with Daniel Vettori after the wind stopped the use of some of the cameras for referral decisions
Howling wind wipes out umpire reviews
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Daniel Vettori is bowled after trying to sweep Nathan Hauritz
Solid McCullum stands firm in windy Wellington
1yThe Bulletin by Peter English
The groundstaff sit on the covers to stop them blowing away
Gale forces risky undercover work
2yBrydon Coverdale
Brendon McCullum takes off during his important innings
McCullum survives the storm as hosts eye safety
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Day 3
Ross Taylor leaves lbw after an Australian referral
New Zealand unhappy over 'inconsistent' referrals
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Ryan Harris picked up two wickets on debut
Big screen referrals and desperate ducks
2yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Doug Bollinger raises the ball after his 5 for 28
Bollinger makes his mark on struggling New Zealand
1yThe Bulletin by Peter English
A close-up of Doug Bollinger
VB badge kiss is very Bollinger
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Day 2
Ross Taylor leaves after edging Doug Bollinger
'We are behind the game now' - Taylor
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Marcus North acknowledges the crowd after his 112
North saves his spot and looks to the Ashes
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Mitchell Johnson is congratulated on his stunning run-out of Peter Ingram
Tuffey's 10-year drought
2yBrydon Coverdale
Doug Bollinger appeals for the wicket of BJ Watling
New Zealand fall behind powerful Australia
1yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Day 1
A streaker sporting weird body art creates a stir
'Nana said not 2!'
2yBrydon Coverdale in Wellington
Brent Arnel is mobbed after his first Test wicket
A dream come true for debutant Arnel
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Michael Clarke takes off
Focus back on Clarke's solid batting
1yBrydon Coverdale in Wellington
Michael Clarke celebrates his century
Mature Clarke seals satisfying century
1yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Others
Ryan Harris on Test debut
Tired Harris savours solid debut
1yBrydon Coverdale in Wellington
Daniel Vettori and Brendon McCullum analyse the defeat
McCullum considers giving up the gloves
1yBrydon Coverdale in Wellington
Michael Clarke unleashes a crisp drive
Barracking and BYC at the Basin
2ySam Grayling
Shane Watson pulls during his 45 from 31 balls
Injured Watson eyes second Test
1yBrydon Coverdale at the Basin Reserve
Ross Taylor drives majestically through the offside
Trans-Tasman foes face off
1yThe Preview by Brydon Coverdale in Wellington