1st Test, West Indies tour of New Zealand at Wellington, Feb 20-24 1987
228 & 386/5d
(22 ov, target 270)
345 & 50/2
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st Innings
JG Wright c Garner b Richards751722468043.60
KR Rutherford c Logie b Garner627330022.22
JV Coney (c)c Logie b Marshall313190023.07
MD Crowe lbw b Walsh33750008.10
DN Patel c Garner b Walsh1859732030.50
JJ Crowe c Logie b Garner371111393033.33
JG Bracewell lbw b Garner1753543032.07
Sir RJ Hadlee not out3557802061.40
IDS Smith lbw b Garner021000.00
SL Boock c Garner b Marshall325520012.00
EJ Chatfield lbw b Garner057000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 24)31
TOTAL(89 Ov, RR: 2.56)228
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Ken Rutherford), 2-19 (Jeremy Coney), 3-46 (Martin Crowe), 4-107 (Dipak Patel), 5-153 (John Wright), 6-181 (John Bracewell), 7-192 (Jeff Crowe), 8-192 (Ian Smith), 9-226 (Stephen Boock), 10-228 (Ewen Chatfield)
MD Marshall2235722.5900
J Garner2755151.8800
CA Walsh1214623.8300
MA Holding1643402.1200
IVA Richards1133212.9000
HA Gomes10101.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
CG Greenidge c Rutherford b Chatfield7815118511251.65
DL Haynes  b Bracewell12126930720044.98
HA Gomes c †Smith b Hadlee1844622040.90
RB Richardson  b Boock371131343032.74
IVA Richards (c)c †Smith b Chatfield2428444185.71
AL Logie c Coney b Hadlee37130042.85
PJL Dujon c †Smith b Chatfield2267843032.83
MD Marshall c & b Boock3073912041.09
MA Holding c sub b Chatfield01111000.00
J Garner c Hadlee b Boock069000.00
CA Walsh not out11200100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 1, w 1)11
TOTAL(128 Ov, RR: 2.69)345
Fall of wickets: 1-150 (Sir Gordon Greenidge), 2-208 (Larry Gomes), 3-232 (Desmond Haynes), 4-278 (Sir Viv Richards), 5-287 (Gus Logie), 6-289 (Sir Richie Richardson), 7-339 (Jeff Dujon), 8-343 (Michael Holding), 9-344 (Joel Garner), 10-345 (Malcolm Marshall)
Sir RJ Hadlee3197722.4800
EJ Chatfield391410242.6100
JV Coney30802.6600
JG Bracewell1454713.3500
SL Boock35147632.1700
MD Crowe311304.3300
DN Patel301304.3300
New Zealand 2nd Innings
JG Wright c & b Gomes13846558214029.67
KR Rutherford lbw b Garner617181035.29
JV Coney (c)c Richards b Garner48101050.00
MD Crowe c Holding b Richards11930838515038.63
DN Patel  b Walsh20911091021.97
JJ Crowe not out271271432021.25
JG Bracewell not out2875861037.33
Extras(b 10, lb 10, nb 24)44
TOTAL(177 Ov, RR: 2.18)386/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Ken Rutherford), 2-20 (Jeremy Coney), 3-261 (Martin Crowe), 4-301 (Dipak Patel), 5-331 (John Wright)
MD Marshall2064302.1500
J Garner3097222.4000
CA Walsh34135911.7300
MA Holding2146503.0900
IVA Richards47138611.8200
HA Gomes2163711.7600
RB Richardson41401.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 270 runs)
CG Greenidge c Rutherford b Boock2570693035.71
DL Haynes c Hadlee b Boock1330401043.33
HA Gomes not out828351028.57
RB Richardson not out046000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 1)4
TOTAL(22 Ov, RR: 2.27)50/2
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Desmond Haynes), 2-46 (Sir Gordon Greenidge)
Sir RJ Hadlee401203.0000
EJ Chatfield401303.2500
JG Bracewell721301.8500
SL Boock74821.1400
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
John Wright
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1068
Match days20,21,22,23,24 February 1987 (5-day match)
Test debut
Dipak Patel
Steve Woodward
Brian Aldridge
Fri, 20 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 205/8 (Sir RJ Hadlee 16*, SL Boock 2*)
Sat, 21 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 218/2 (DL Haynes 110*, RB Richardson 6*)
Sun, 22 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 91/2 (JG Wright 35*, MD Crowe 28*)
Mon, 23 Feb - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 272/3 (JG Wright 102*, DN Patel 4*)
Tue, 24 Feb - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 50/2 (22 ov) - end of match
  • NZ 2nd innings
  • Wright's century the slowest in home NZ Tests (582 min.)
  • 3rd wicket partnership record for NZ (241)
  • MA Holding's final Test match