Result
1st Test, Pakistan tour of New Zealand at Christchurch, Feb 2-7 1979
271 & 323/6d
(56 ov, target 305)
290 & 176
Pakistan won by 128 runs
Batsman Of The Match
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar c Edgar b Bracewell7-22-0-
Talat Ali c Wright b Hadlee40-11930-
Mohsin Khan lbw b Hadlee12-36-0-
Javed Miandad  b Hadlee81-24480-
Haroon Rasheed c Howarth b Hadlee40-10550-
Wasim Raja c Boock b Cairns12---0-
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)lbw b Hadlee10-99-0-
Sarfraz Nawaz not out31-14720-
Wasim Bari  b Cairns9---0-
Anwar Khan c †Lees b Boock12---1-
Sikander Bakht c Edgar b Boock0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 8, nb 4)17
TOTAL(92.6 Ov, RR: 2.19)271
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Mudassar Nazar), 2-48 (Mohsin Khan), 3-75 (Talat Ali), 4-135 (Haroon Rasheed), 5-183 (Wasim Raja), 6-198 (Javed Miandad), 7-242 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 8-255 (Wasim Bari), 9-271 (Anwar Khan), 10-271 (Sikander Bakht)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee2526251.8600
BP Bracewell1215013.1200
JV Coney731001.0700
BL Cairns3159622.3200
SL Boock14.652221.1100
GP Howarth311403.5000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright c †Wasim Bari b Sikander Bakht27-10940-
BA Edgar c †Wasim Bari b Sikander Bakht129-414140-
GP Howarth c Wasim Raja b Mushtaq Mohammad19-7620-
MG Burgess (c)c Javed Miandad b Sikander Bakht16-86-0-
JM Parker c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz2--00-
JV Coney c Javed Miandad b Mushtaq Mohammad6---0-
WK Lees c & b Mushtaq Mohammad8---0-
Sir RJ Hadlee c †Wasim Bari b Wasim Raja42-10650-
BL Cairns lbw b Mushtaq Mohammad11-2820-
SL Boock  b Wasim Raja1--00-
BP Bracewell not out0--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 9, nb 12)29
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 2.45)290
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (John Wright), 2-96 (Geoff Howarth), 3-147 (Mark Burgess), 4-151 (John Parker), 5-176 (Jeremy Coney), 6-200 (Warren Lees), 7-254 (Bruce Edgar), 8-288 (Lance Cairns), 9-289 (Stephen Boock), 10-290 (Sir Richard Hadlee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sarfraz Nawaz2476712.0900
Sikander Bakht2148833.1400
Mushtaq Mohammad2546041.8000
Anwar Khan401202.2500
Wasim Raja10.451821.2800
Mudassar Nazar411603.0000
Pakistan 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar retired hurt4---0-
Talat Ali c Coney b Hadlee61-18380-
Mohsin Khan lbw b Coney7---0-
Javed Miandad not out160-420171-
Haroon Rasheed  b Cairns35-15121-
Wasim Raja c Hadlee b Coney17-5830-
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)c Burgess b Hadlee12---0-
Sarfraz Nawaz  b Hadlee4---0-
Anwar Khan not out3--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 19)20
TOTAL(93 Ov, RR: 2.6)323/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Mohsin Khan), 2-128 (Talat Ali), 3-209 (Haroon Rasheed), 4-273 (Wasim Raja), 5-298 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 6-316 (Sarfraz Nawaz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee2648332.3900
BP Bracewell705305.6700
JV Coney1213322.0600
BL Cairns2374611.5000
SL Boock1947002.7600
GP Howarth601802.2500
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 305 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright  b Mushtaq Mohammad21---0-
BA Edgar c Sarfraz Nawaz b Sikander Bakht16---0-
JV Coney c Mohsin Khan b Wasim Raja36---0-
GP Howarth  b Mushtaq Mohammad0--00-
MG Burgess (c)c Sarfraz Nawaz b Wasim Raja6---0-
JM Parker lbw b Mushtaq Mohammad33-12340-
WK Lees c †Wasim Bari b Wasim Raja19-3030-
Sir RJ Hadlee c Sikander Bakht b Wasim Raja4---0-
BL Cairns not out23-2741-
BP Bracewell st †Wasim Bari b Mushtaq Mohammad5---0-
SL Boock c Mohsin Khan b Mushtaq Mohammad0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 3)13
TOTAL(56 Ov, RR: 2.35)176
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Bruce Edgar), 2-62 (John Wright), 3-62 (Geoff Howarth), 4-77 (Mark Burgess), 5-98 (Jeremy Coney), 6-136 (Warren Lees), 7-142 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 8-152 (John Parker), 9-176 (Brendon Bracewell), 10-176 (Stephen Boock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sarfraz Nawaz832202.0600
Sikander Bakht601411.7500
Mushtaq Mohammad2255952.0100
Wasim Raja2036842.5500
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesPakistan tour of New Zealand
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 844
Season1978/79
Match days2,3,4,6,7 February 1979 (5-day match)
Test debut
Anwar Khan
Umpires
Robert Monteith
John Hastie
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Feb - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 220/6 (Mushtaq Mohammad 4*, Sarfraz Nawaz 16*)
Sat, 03 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 142/2 (BA Edgar 70*, MG Burgess 12*)
Sun, 04 Feb - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 99/1 (Talat Ali 51*, Javed Miandad 33*)
Mon, 05 Feb - rest day
Tue, 06 Feb - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 23/0 (JG Wright 8*, BA Edgar 10*)
Wed, 07 Feb - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 176 (56 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • This was Jeremy Coney's first test for 5 years.
  • Mudassar Nazar retired hurt at 6/0