Result
1st Test, Christchurch, Mar 10-13 2005, Australia tour of New Zealand
433 & 131
(31.3 ov, target 133)
432 & 135/1
Australia won by 9 wickets
Player Of The Match
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Cumming c Gillespie b Kasprowicz7420623210035.92
SP Fleming (c)lbw b Warne1860961030.00
HJH Marshall  b Warne14625633823157.03
L Vincent lbw b Clarke2750575054.00
NJ Astle lbw b McGrath7414821610050.00
CD McMillan c †Gilchrist b McGrath1338412034.21
BB McCullum c Langer b McGrath2935456082.85
DL Vettori not out2432524075.00
JEC Franklin lbw b McGrath032000.00
IE O'Brien c †Gilchrist b McGrath513151038.46
CS Martin c †Gilchrist b McGrath17170014.28
Extras(b 4, lb 14, nb 2, w 2)22
TOTAL(141 Ov, RR: 3.07, 561 Mts)433
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Stephen Fleming, 25.1 ov), 2-153 (Craig Cumming, 62.1 ov), 3-199 (Lou Vincent, 76.5 ov), 4-330 (Hamish Marshall, 111.4 ov), 5-355 (Craig McMillan, 122.1 ov), 6-388 (Nathan Astle, 128.6 ov), 7-403 (Brendon McCullum, 132.3 ov), 8-403 (James Franklin, 132.6 ov), 9-415 (Iain O'Brien, 136.4 ov), 10-433 (Chris Martin, 140.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath42911562.7300
JN Gillespie2958703.0020
MS Kasprowicz2568513.4002
SK Warne40611222.8000
MJ Clarke501613.2000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer  b Franklin2328534082.14
ML Hayden c Astle b O'Brien3574946047.29
RT Ponting (c)c †McCullum b Martin461041216144.23
DR Martyn lbw b Vettori3262694051.61
JN Gillespie c Cumming b Vettori12731082016.43
MJ Clarke c †McCullum b Franklin881120100.00
SM Katich c Vincent b Astle11822927320151.52
AC Gilchrist c O'Brien b Vettori12112618312696.03
SK Warne c Astle b Vettori220320010.00
MS Kasprowicz not out1316152081.25
GD McGrath lbw b Vettori046000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 13, nb 4, w 3)22
TOTAL(123.2 Ov, RR: 3.5, 486 Mts)432
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Justin Langer, 11.3 ov), 2-75 (Matthew Hayden, 20.3 ov), 3-140 (Damien Martyn, 39.1 ov), 4-147 (Ricky Ponting, 46.5 ov), 5-160 (Michael Clarke, 49.2 ov), 6-201 (Jason Gillespie, 65.4 ov), 7-413 (Adam Gilchrist, 113.1 ov), 8-418 (Simon Katich, 118.6 ov), 9-426 (Shane Warne, 121.4 ov), 10-432 (Glenn McGrath, 123.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin29610413.5811
JEC Franklin26510223.9202
IE O'Brien1437315.2121
DL Vettori40.21310652.6200
NJ Astle1463212.2800
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Cumming lbw b Gillespie738661018.42
SP Fleming (c)lbw b McGrath1741443041.46
HJH Marshall  b Warne22771152028.57
L Vincent lbw b Gillespie49111044.44
NJ Astle  b Kasprowicz2134544061.76
CD McMillan c Katich b Warne5781071.42
BB McCullum lbw b Gillespie2437534064.86
DL Vettori lbw b Warne2334513067.64
JEC Franklin not out516281031.25
IE O'Brien lbw b Warne079000.00
CS Martin lbw b Warne011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 1)3
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 2.62, 225 Mts)131
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Stephen Fleming, 10.4 ov), 2-30 (Craig Cumming, 15.3 ov), 3-34 (Lou Vincent, 17.6 ov), 4-71 (Nathan Astle, 30.1 ov), 5-78 (Craig McMillan, 31.5 ov), 6-87 (Hamish Marshall, 35.6 ov), 7-121 (Brendon McCullum, 44.5 ov), 8-127 (Daniel Vettori, 47.4 ov), 9-131 (Iain O'Brien, 49.5 ov), 10-131 (Chris Martin, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1471911.3500
JN Gillespie1223833.1600
MS Kasprowicz1033313.3001
SK Warne1433952.7800
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 133 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer not out728512612184.70
ML Hayden c Cumming b Vettori1530312050.00
RT Ponting (c)not out4775937162.66
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(31.3 Ov, RR: 4.28, 126 Mts)135/1
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Matthew Hayden, 7.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin802703.3700
JEC Franklin512605.2001
DL Vettori13.305514.0700
IE O'Brien502705.4000
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1739
Season2004/05
Match days10,11,12,13 March 2005 (5-day match)
Test debut
Craig Cumming
Iain O'Brien
Umpires
Aleem Dar
David Shepherd
TV Umpire
Tony Hill
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 10 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 265/3 (HJH Marshall 103*, NJ Astle 29*, 90 ov)
Fri, 11 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 141/3 (RT Ponting 41*, JN Gillespie 0*, 41 ov)
Sat, 12 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 9/0 (CD Cumming 2*, SP Fleming 7*, 6 ov)
Sun, 13 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 135/1 (31.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • New Zealand 50 in 23.3 overs (Marshall 13*, Astle 9*)
  • New Zealand 100 in 41 overs (McCullum 17*, Vettori 5*)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Langer 50 in 67 balls, 9x4
  • Australia 100 in 26 overs (Langer 57*, Ponting 31*)
  • 100 runs partnership between Ponting and Langer in 135 balls
Day 3
  • Katich 50 in 85 balls, 9x4
  • Australia 250 in 76.5 overs (Katich 54*, Gilchrist26*)
  • Gilchrist 50 in 52 balls, 4x4, 3x6
Day 2
  • New Zealand 300 in 104.1 overs (Marshall 122*, Astle 41*)
  • Astle 50 in 114 balls, 6x4
  • New Zealand 350 in 119.4 overs (Astle 54*, McMillan 12*)
  • New Zealand 350 in 119.4 overs (Astle 55*, McMillan 12*)
  • New Zealand 400 in 130.4 overs (McCullum 28*, Vettori 6*)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia 50 in 12.3 overs (Hayden 19*, Ponting 4*)
Day 1
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • New Zealand 50 in 22.1 overs (Cumming 28*, Fleming 17*)
  • Cumming 50 in 152 balls, 8x4
  • New Zealand 100 in 48.2 overs (Cumming 55*, Marshall 23*)
  • Marshall 50 in 100 balls, 6x4, 1x6
  • New Zealand 150 in 60.2 overs (Cumming 73*, Marshall 52*)
  • New Zealand 200 in 77.1 overs (Marshall 72*, Astle 0*)
  • Marshall 100 in 195 balls, 14x4, 1x6
General
  • 4th Umpire - GA Baxter