Result
3rd Test, Auckland, Mar 26-29 2005, Australia tour of New Zealand
292 & 254
(29.3 ov, target 164)
383 & 166/1
Australia won by 9 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Cumming lbw b Gillespie531290016.12
JAH Marshall c Hayden b McGrath2956893051.78
HJH Marshall c Ponting b Warne762082649036.53
SP Fleming (c) b Kasprowicz651692188138.46
NJ Astle c Langer b McGrath19601042031.66
L Vincent  b Gillespie23040006.66
BB McCullum c †Gilchrist b McGrath2563845039.68
DL Vettori not out4150808082.00
JEC Franklin c Katich b Warne311160027.27
PJ Wiseman c Gillespie b Warne820231040.00
CS Martin c Clarke b Kasprowicz024000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 13, nb 2)19
TOTAL(116.2 Ov, RR: 2.51, 480 Mts)292
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Craig Cumming, 7.6 ov), 2-53 (James Marshall, 21.3 ov), 3-179 (Hamish Marshall, 75.1 ov), 4-183 (Stephen Fleming, 78.1 ov), 5-194 (Lou Vincent, 87.5 ov), 6-228 (Nathan Astle, 98.2 ov), 7-247 (Brendon McCullum, 106.1 ov), 8-262 (James Franklin, 109.3 ov), 9-288 (Paul Wiseman, 115.4 ov), 10-292 (Chris Martin, 116.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath34204931.4400
JN Gillespie2586422.5600
MS Kasprowicz30.278922.9301
SK Warne2346332.7301
RT Ponting411002.5000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer  b Franklin61191054.54
ML Hayden lbw b Franklin3849707077.55
RT Ponting (c)c †McCullum b Astle10511015413495.45
DR Martyn  b Wiseman381371494027.73
MJ Clarke run out (JAH Marshall)2271971030.98
JN Gillespie c †McCullum b Martin351451506024.13
SM Katich c Wiseman b Franklin35811134043.20
AC Gilchrist not out60629110196.77
SK Warne c Fleming b Franklin110100010.00
MS Kasprowicz  b Franklin2340683057.50
GD McGrath c †McCullum b Franklin026000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 9)20
TOTAL(118.1 Ov, RR: 3.24, 463 Mts)383
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Justin Langer, 1.6 ov), 2-84 (Matthew Hayden, 16.4 ov), 3-187 (Ricky Ponting, 40.1 ov), 4-215 (Damien Martyn, 57.4 ov), 5-226 (Michael Clarke, 70.1 ov), 6-297 (Jason Gillespie, 98.5 ov), 7-297 (Simon Katich, 99.3 ov), 8-303 (Shane Warne, 101.5 ov), 9-377 (Michael Kasprowicz, 116.5 ov), 10-383 (Glenn McGrath, 118.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin2149214.3803
JEC Franklin26.1311964.5405
NJ Astle2175012.3800
DL Vettori1944702.4701
PJ Wiseman3176412.0600
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Cumming lbw b McGrath021000.00
JAH Marshall c Langer b McGrath37180042.85
HJH Marshall c †Gilchrist b McGrath750620014.00
SP Fleming (c)c & b Gillespie313180023.07
NJ Astle c Katich b Warne6910716412064.48
L Vincent run out (Clarke)40335542121.21
BB McCullum lbw b Warne043000.00
DL Vettori c McGrath b Warne651081538060.18
JEC Franklin c Ponting b Warne2359661138.98
PJ Wiseman  b McGrath23233031100.00
CS Martin not out412201033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 14, nb 2)17
TOTAL(69.2 Ov, RR: 3.66, 301 Mts)254
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Craig Cumming, 0.2 ov), 2-9 (James Marshall, 4.1 ov), 3-15 (Stephen Fleming, 7.6 ov), 4-23 (Hamish Marshall, 14.2 ov), 5-93 (Lou Vincent, 26.6 ov), 6-93 (Brendon McCullum, 27.4 ov), 7-174 (Nathan Astle, 46.1 ov), 8-220 (James Franklin, 62.4 ov), 9-227 (Daniel Vettori, 64.4 ov), 10-254 (Paul Wiseman, 69.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath16.254042.4400
JN Gillespie1646313.9301
MS Kasprowicz1425904.2101
SK Warne2357743.3400
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 164 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer not out597613710077.63
ML Hayden run out (Vettori)918231050.00
RT Ponting (c)not out8684113122102.38
Extras(lb 10, nb 2)12
TOTAL(29.3 Ov, RR: 5.62, 137 Mts)166/1
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Matthew Hayden, 5.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin815106.3702
JEC Franklin704005.7100
DL Vettori401904.7500
NJ Astle703304.7100
PJ Wiseman3.301303.7100
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Player Of The Series
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1744
Season2004/05
Match days26,27,28,29 March 2005 (5-day match)
Test debut
James Marshall
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Jeremy Lloyds
TV Umpire
Doug Cowie
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 26 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 199/5 (NJ Astle 7*, BB McCullum 1*, 90 ov)
Sun, 27 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 219/4 (MJ Clarke 18*, JN Gillespie 1*, 65 ov)
Mon, 28 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 11/2 (HJH Marshall 3*, SP Fleming 1*, 4.5 ov)
Tue, 29 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 166/1 (29.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • New Zealand 50 in 19.5 overs (Astle 17*, Vincent 17*)
  • New Zealand 100 in 30.2 overs (Astle 41*, Vettori 0*)
  • Astle 50 in 79 balls, 9x4
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia 50 in 9.1 overs (Langer 24*, Ponting 19*)
  • Australia 100 in 21 overs (Langer 46*, Ponting 35*)
  • Ponting 50 in 64 balls, 7x4
  • Australia 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (24th over, Martin's 7th over, called by umpire Koertzen)
  • Langer 50 in 67 balls, 8x4
Day 3
  • Australia 250 in 79.3 overs (Gillespie 23*, Katich 7*)
  • Australia 350 in 110 overs (Gilchrist 39*, Kasprowicz 11*)
  • Gilchrist 50 in 47 balls, 10x4
Day 2
  • New Zealand 200 in 90.5 overs (Astle 7*, McCullum 2*)
  • New Zealand 250 in 107.2 overs (Vettori 14*, Franklin 0*)
  • Ponting 50 off 58 balls, 7x4, 2x6
  • Australia 100 in 19.5 overs (Ponting 49*, Martyn 1*)
  • Ponting 100 off 104 balls, 13x4, 4x6
  • Australia 200 in 47.1 overs (Martyn 33*, Clarke 8*)
Day 1
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • New Zealand 50 in 18.5 overs (James 28*, Hamish 18*)
  • Fleming 50 off 146 balls, 6x4, 1x6
General
  • 4th Umpire - DM Quested