Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Day

604dThe Wisden Verdict by Andrew McLean

Distinctly second-best

The little matter of 314 runs batting first, a blazing century to Matthew Hayden, boundaries as common as singles: a typical Jade Stadium deck, you would think

604dThe Bulletin by Peter English

Hayden powers Australia to a big win

Matthew Hayden's return-to-form hundred and Adam Gilchrist's hands secured Australia a 2-0 series lead with a crushing victory at Christchurch