3rd Test, Auckland, Feb 10-15 1984, England tour of New Zealand
(5 ov)
496/9d & 16/0
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st Innings
JG Wright  b Willis13029738724043.77
BA Edgar lbw b Willis028000.00
GP Howarth (c)c Randall b Cowans35891154039.32
MD Crowe c Botham b Willis1643623037.20
JJ Crowe  b Marks12828538420044.91
JV Coney  b Cowans938490023.68
Sir RJ Hadlee  b Marks37110042.85
IDS Smith not out1131822399262.08
BL Cairns c Cowans b Foster2851734054.90
SL Boock lbw b Marks217170011.76
EJ Chatfield not out613241046.15
Extras(lb 19, nb 7)26
TOTAL(169.2 Ov, RR: 2.92)496/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Bruce Edgar), 2-74 (Geoff Howarth), 3-111 (Martin Crowe), 4-265 (John Wright), 5-293 (Jeremy Coney), 6-302 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 7-385 (Jeff Crowe), 8-451 (Lance Cairns), 9-461 (Stephen Boock)
RGD Willis34710933.2000
IT Botham29107002.4100
NG Cowans36119822.7200
NA Foster3087812.6000
VJ Marks40.2911532.8500
England 1st Innings
G Fowler c †Smith b Hadlee011000.00
CL Smith c †Smith b Cairns913964599022.97
DI Gower  b Boock2681932032.09
AJ Lamb lbw b Cairns491902056025.78
DW Randall c Wright b Chatfield10433834712030.76
RW Taylor st †Smith b Boock23801034028.75
IT Botham run out (Coney/†Smith)7010813110264.81
VJ Marks c †Smith b Chatfield618231033.33
NA Foster not out18801012122.50
RGD Willis (c)c †Smith b Hadlee311130027.27
NG Cowans c Cairns b Boock2170654030.00
Extras(b 7, lb 13, nb 8)28
TOTAL(227.3 Ov, RR: 1.92)439
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Graeme Fowler), 2-48 (David Gower), 3-143 (Allan Lamb), 4-234 (Chris Smith), 5-284 (Bob Taylor), 6-371 (Derek Randall), 7-387 (Vic Marks), 8-391 (Sir Ian Botham), 9-396 (Bob Willis), 10-439 (Norman Cowans)
Sir RJ Hadlee43129122.1100
BL Cairns40195221.3000
SL Boock61.32810331.6700
EJ Chatfield46237221.5600
MD Crowe1756203.6400
JV Coney1381301.0000
GP Howarth711802.5700
New Zealand 2nd Innings
JG Wright not out1125242044.00
BA Edgar not out0924000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 4)5
TOTAL(5 Ov, RR: 3.2)16/0
RGD Willis31702.3300
NG Cowans21402.0000
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Ian Smith
Series resultNew Zealand won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 977
Match days10,11,12,14,15 February 1984 (5-day match)
Steve Woodward
Fred Goodall
Fri, 10 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 140/3 (JG Wright 71*, JJ Crowe 10*)
Sat, 11 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 354/6 (JJ Crowe 115*, IDS Smith 26*)
Sun, 12 Feb - day 3 - England 1st innings 54/2 (CL Smith 16*, AJ Lamb 4*)
Mon, 13 Feb - rest day
Tue, 14 Feb - day 4 - England 1st innings 238/4 (DW Randall 54*, RW Taylor 0*)
Wed, 15 Feb - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 16/0 (5 ov) - end of match