Result
3rd Test, Napier, Mar 22-26 2008, England tour of New Zealand
253 & 467/7d
(118.5 ov, target 553)
168 & 431
England won by 121 runs
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook  b Martin22128009.52
MP Vaughan (c)lbw b Southee211150018.18
AJ Strauss c How b Southee068000.00
KP Pietersen c How b Southee12920829212162.01
IR Bell c & b Elliott958681015.51
PD Collingwood c Elliott b Patel3082966036.58
TR Ambrose c Taylor b Patel1138391028.94
SCJ Broad c †McCullum b Southee421031265140.77
RJ Sidebottom c Bell b Southee1437611037.83
MS Panesar  b Martin11314007.69
JM Anderson not out012000.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 1, w 3)13
TOTAL(96.1 Ov, RR: 2.63, 379 Mts)253
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Michael Vaughan, 3.5 ov), 2-4 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 5.5 ov), 3-4 (Sir Alastair Cook, 6.3 ov), 4-36 (Ian Bell, 23.1 ov), 5-125 (Paul Collingwood, 48.6 ov), 6-147 (Tim Ambrose, 60.5 ov), 7-208 (Kevin Pietersen, 82.2 ov), 8-240 (Stuart Broad, 92.1 ov), 9-253 (Monty Panesar, 95.5 ov), 10-253 (Ryan Sidebottom, 96.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin2667422.8420
TG Southee23.185552.3710
GD Elliott1022712.7000
DL Vettori1965102.6800
JS Patel1833722.0501
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JM How c Strauss b Sidebottom44731298060.27
MD Bell lbw b Sidebottom022000.00
SP Fleming c Collingwood b Sidebottom5972989181.94
MS Sinclair c Broad b Sidebottom731371022.58
LRPL Taylor c †Ambrose b Broad2460050.00
GD Elliott c †Ambrose b Sidebottom624360025.00
BB McCullum  b Sidebottom981520112.50
DL Vettori (c)c Cook b Sidebottom1432721043.75
TG Southee c Pietersen b Broad520241025.00
JS Patel c Panesar b Broad425250016.00
CS Martin not out41410400.00
Extras(lb 13, w 1)14
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 3.45, 229 Mts)168
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Matthew Bell, 0.3 ov), 2-103 (Stephen Fleming, 22.3 ov), 3-116 (Jamie How, 28.3 ov), 4-119 (Ross Taylor, 29.6 ov), 5-119 (Mathew Sinclair, 30.2 ov), 6-137 (Brendon McCullum, 32.6 ov), 7-138 (Grant Elliott, 36.4 ov), 8-152 (Tim Southee, 41.5 ov), 9-164 (Jeetan Patel, 47.5 ov), 10-168 (Daniel Vettori, 48.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Sidebottom21.464772.1600
JM Anderson715407.7100
SCJ Broad1735433.1710
MS Panesar11000.0000
PD Collingwood22000.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook c †McCullum b Patel3769977053.62
MP Vaughan (c)c †McCullum b Martin44310100.00
AJ Strauss c Bell b Patel17734348125051.60
KP Pietersen c Taylor b Vettori3486934139.53
IR Bell c Sinclair b Vettori11016718617265.86
PD Collingwood c & b Vettori22192921115.78
TR Ambrose c & b Vettori3162794050.00
SCJ Broad not out31262731119.23
RJ Sidebottom not out1220240060.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 5, w 1)9
TOTAL(131.5 Ov, RR: 3.54, 513 Mts)467/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Michael Vaughan, 0.5 ov), 2-77 (Sir Alastair Cook, 25.1 ov), 3-140 (Kevin Pietersen, 48.3 ov), 4-327 (Ian Bell, 98.3 ov), 5-361 (Paul Collingwood, 106.1 ov), 6-424 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 123.5 ov), 7-425 (Tim Ambrose, 124.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin1826013.3310
TG Southee2458403.5000
GD Elliott1415804.1400
JS Patel30.5410423.3701
DL Vettori45615843.5104
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 553 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JM How lbw b Panesar1157810019.29
MD Bell c Broad b Panesar6915619812044.23
SP Fleming c †Ambrose b Panesar661031319064.07
MS Sinclair c †Ambrose b Broad636401016.66
LRPL Taylor c Collingwood b Panesar7411713914063.24
GD Elliott c Bell b Broad428290014.28
BB McCullum  b Panesar4255917076.36
DL Vettori (c)c †Ambrose b Anderson4356757076.78
JS Patel c Broad b Panesar1845543040.00
TG Southee not out77404849192.50
CS Martin  b Sidebottom521351023.80
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 1, w 4)16
TOTAL(118.5 Ov, RR: 3.62, 465 Mts)431
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Jamie How, 20.3 ov), 2-147 (Matthew Bell, 50.3 ov), 3-156 (Stephen Fleming, 54.3 ov), 4-160 (Mathew Sinclair, 61.6 ov), 5-172 (Grant Elliott, 69.2 ov), 6-276 (Ross Taylor, 90.6 ov), 7-281 (Brendon McCullum, 92.3 ov), 8-329 (Jeetan Patel, 106.4 ov), 9-347 (Daniel Vettori, 109.6 ov), 10-431 (Chris Martin, 118.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Sidebottom19.538314.1810
JM Anderson1729915.8200
SCJ Broad32107822.4331
MS Panesar461712662.7300
PD Collingwood2020010.0000
KP Pietersen201407.0000
MATCH DETAILS
McLean Park, Napier
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Ryan Sidebottom
Player Of The Series
Ryan Sidebottom
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1868
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days22,23,24,25,26 March 2008 (5-day match)
Test debut
Grant Elliott
Tim Southee
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Gary Baxter
Reserve Umpire
Glenn Holdem
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 22 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 240/7 (SCJ Broad 42*, RJ Sidebottom 3*, 92 ov)
Sun, 23 Mar - day 2 - England 2nd innings 91/2 (AJ Strauss 42*, KP Pietersen 7*, 32 ov)
Mon, 24 Mar - day 3 - England 2nd innings 416/5 (AJ Strauss 173*, TR Ambrose 28*, 122 ov)
Tue, 25 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 222/5 (LRPL Taylor 34*, BB McCullum 24*, 82 ov)
Wed, 26 Mar - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 431 (118.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • LRPL Taylor: 50 off 85 balls (10 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 86.2 overs (522 balls), Extras 9
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 126 balls (LRPL Taylor 60, BB McCullum 37, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 291/7 in 97.0 overs (DL Vettori 5, JS Patel 4)
  • New Zealand: 300 runs in 98.2 overs (594 balls), Extras 10
  • New Zealand: 350 runs in 110.3 overs (667 balls), Extras 14
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 360/9 in 112.0 overs (TG Southee 12, CS Martin 1)
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (TG Southee 47, CS Martin 5, Ex 0)
  • New Zealand: 400 runs in 116.2 overs (702 balls), Extras 14
  • TG Southee: 50 off 29 balls (2 x 4, 7 x 6)
  • Match Scorer: M Venkat Raghav
Day 4
  • England: 450 runs in 129.5 overs (785 balls), Extras 9
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 48/0 in 19.0 overs (JM How 11, MD Bell 35)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 21.5 overs (131 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 85/1 in 35.0 overs (MD Bell 42, SP Fleming 29)
  • MD Bell: 50 off 121 balls (9 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 107 balls (MD Bell 17, SP Fleming 33, Ex 1)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 38.3 overs (231 balls), Extras 3
  • SP Fleming: 50 off 69 balls (8 x 4)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 146/1 in 50.0 overs (MD Bell 69, SP Fleming 60)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 51.6 overs (314 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 169/4 in 67.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 8, GD Elliott 3)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 79.1 overs (479 balls), Extras 8
  • New Ball Taken: New Zealand 209/5 after 80.1 overs (LRPL Taylor 34, BB McCullum 11)
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 222/5 in 82.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 34, BB McCullum 24)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (LRPL Taylor 24, BB McCullum 24, Ex 2)
Day 3
  • England: 100 runs in 34.4 overs (208 balls), Extras 1
  • AJ Strauss: 50 off 112 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 122/2 in 46.0 overs (AJ Strauss 51, KP Pietersen 28)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 135 balls (AJ Strauss 19, KP Pietersen 30, Ex 2)
  • England: 150 runs in 50.5 overs (307 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: England - 167/3 in 62.0 overs (AJ Strauss 71, IR Bell 18)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 123 balls (AJ Strauss 15, IR Bell 34, Ex 1)
  • England: 200 runs in 70.3 overs (427 balls), Extras 5
  • IR Bell: 50 off 84 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 186 balls (AJ Strauss 31, IR Bell 67, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: England 244/3 after 80.1 overs (AJ Strauss 97, IR Bell 67)
  • Drinks: England - 247/3 in 81.0 overs (AJ Strauss 97, IR Bell 70)
  • England: 250 runs in 82.5 overs (501 balls), Extras 5
  • AJ Strauss: 100 off 226 balls (16 x 4)
  • IR Bell: 100 off 150 balls (16 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 257 balls (AJ Strauss 48, IR Bell 102, Ex 2)
  • England: 300 runs in 92.2 overs (558 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: England - 302/3 in 93.0 overs (AJ Strauss 114, IR Bell 106)
  • England: 350 runs in 103.6 overs (629 balls), Extras 8
  • AJ Strauss: 150 off 300 balls (25 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 368/5 in 109.0 overs (AJ Strauss 152, TR Ambrose 1)
  • England: 400 runs in 115.6 overs (701 balls), Extras 8
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (AJ Strauss 22, TR Ambrose 28, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 416/5 in 122.0 overs (AJ Strauss 173, TR Ambrose 28)
Day 2
  • England: 250 runs in 94.2 overs (570 balls), Extras 12
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 44/1 in 11.0 overs (JM How 1, SP Fleming 36)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (81 balls), Extras 7
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (JM How 9, SP Fleming 37, Ex 6)
  • SP Fleming: 50 off 53 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 93/1 in 20.0 overs (JM How 30, SP Fleming 56)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 20.5 overs (125 balls), Extras 7
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 130 balls (JM How 37, SP Fleming 59, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 137/6 in 33.0 overs (GD Elliott 5)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 41.1 overs (247 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: New Zealand - 155/8 in 45.0 overs (DL Vettori 10, JS Patel 1)
  • England 2nd innings
  • England: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (87 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: England - 50/1 in 15.0 overs (AN Cook 25, AJ Strauss 21)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (AN Cook 25, AJ Strauss 25, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 91/2 in 32.0 overs (AJ Strauss 42, KP Pietersen 7)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 16/3 in 14.0 overs (KP Pietersen 9, IR Bell 2)
  • England: 50 runs in 27.2 overs (165 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: England - 58/4 in 30.0 overs (KP Pietersen 43, PD Collingwood 1)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 74 balls (4 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (KP Pietersen 35, PD Collingwood 14, Ex 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 40.5 overs (246 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: England - 112/4 in 46.0 overs (KP Pietersen 67, PD Collingwood 28)
  • England: 150 runs in 61.6 overs (373 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: England - 150/6 in 62.0 overs (KP Pietersen 90, SCJ Broad 1)
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 163 balls (10 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 79.1 overs (477 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: England - 202/6 in 79.1 overs (KP Pietersen 124, SCJ Broad 18)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 111 balls (KP Pietersen 35, SCJ Broad 18, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: England 205/6 after 81.1 overs (KP Pietersen 126, SCJ Broad 18)
  • End Of Day: England - 240/7 in 92.0 overs (SCJ Broad 42, RJ Sidebottom 3)