Result
3rd Test, Auckland, Feb 23-28 1979, Pakistan tour of New Zealand
254 & 281/8d
(0.6 ov, target 177)
359 & 8/0
Match drawn
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright c †Wasim Bari b Sikander Bakht32-9350-
BA Edgar c †Wasim Bari b Imran Khan1--00-
GP Howarth c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz5---0-
JF Reid c †Wasim Bari b Imran Khan0--00-
MG Burgess (c)c Sarfraz Nawaz b Sikander Bakht3--00-
JV Coney c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz82-189121-
WK Lees c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz25-5250-
BL Cairns c †Wasim Bari b Asif Iqbal17--30-
Sir RJ Hadlee not out53-11570-
GB Troup c Mushtaq Mohammad b Sikander Bakht7-57-0-
SL Boock c Javed Miandad b Imran Khan0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 20, w 1)29
TOTAL(55.7 Ov, RR: 3.4)254
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Bruce Edgar), 2-31 (Geoff Howarth), 3-32 (John Reid), 4-50 (John Wright), 5-60 (Mark Burgess), 6-109 (Warren Lees), 7-166 (Lance Cairns), 8-209 (Jeremy Coney), 9-251 (Gary Troup), 10-254 (Stephen Boock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Imran Khan17.727733.2300
Sarfraz Nawaz1535632.8000
Asif Iqbal712412.5700
Sikander Bakht1646833.1800
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Majid Khan  b Cairns10---0-
Talat Ali c †Lees b Hadlee1--00-
Zaheer Abbas c †Lees b Troup135-387151-
Javed Miandad lbw b Cairns30-15630-
Asif Iqbal c Coney b Cairns35-13350-
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)lbw b Hadlee48-18370-
Wasim Raja c Coney b Troup19-6140-
Imran Khan c †Lees b Hadlee33--41-
Sarfraz Nawaz c Howarth b Hadlee5---0-
Wasim Bari not out25-4530-
Sikander Bakht c Cairns b Hadlee6---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 1)12
TOTAL(103 Ov, RR: 2.61)359
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Talat Ali), 2-22 (Majid Khan), 3-118 (Javed Miandad), 4-195 (Asif Iqbal), 5-231 (Zaheer Abbas), 6-273 (Wasim Raja), 7-321 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 8-322 (Imran Khan), 9-345 (Sarfraz Nawaz), 10-359 (Sikander Bakht)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee27310452.8800
GB Troup2227022.3800
BL Cairns2859432.5100
JV Coney1945102.0100
SL Boock602803.5000
GP Howarth11000.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright  b Sarfraz Nawaz10-83-0-
BA Edgar  b Imran Khan0--00-
GP Howarth c Wasim Raja b Sikander Bakht38-14840-
MG Burgess (c)c Asif Iqbal b Sarfraz Nawaz71-28880-
JF Reid c Majid Khan b Mushtaq Mohammad19-11620-
JV Coney c Mushtaq Mohammad b Imran Khan49-19561-
WK Lees not out45-15040-
BL Cairns  b Sarfraz Nawaz4---0-
Sir RJ Hadlee c Talat Ali b Sarfraz Nawaz5---0-
Extras(b 8, lb 13, nb 18, w 1)40
TOTAL(91.2 Ov, RR: 2.3)281/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Bruce Edgar), 2-52 (John Wright), 3-85 (Geoff Howarth), 4-121 (John Reid), 5-205 (Mark Burgess), 6-261 (Jeremy Coney), 7-275 (Lance Cairns), 8-281 (Sir Richard Hadlee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Imran Khan3297221.6800
Sarfraz Nawaz28.296141.6100
Asif Iqbal20501.8700
Sikander Bakht1826412.6600
Mushtaq Mohammad1123912.6500
Pakistan 2nd Innings (target: 177 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Talat Ali not out8---0-
Javed Miandad not out0--00-
Extras0
TOTAL(0.6 Ov, RR: 8.0)8/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee0.60808.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossPakistan , elected to field first
SeriesPakistan tour of New Zealand
Series resultPakistan won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 848
Season1978/79
Match days23,24,25,27,28 February 1979 (5-day match)
Test debut
John Reid
Umpires
John Hastie
Fred Goodall
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 23 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 229/8 (Sir RJ Hadlee 36*, GB Troup 3*)
Sat, 24 Feb - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 191/3 (Zaheer Abbas 113*, Asif Iqbal 33*)
Sun, 25 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 51/1 (JG Wright 10*, GP Howarth 27*)
Mon, 26 Feb - rest day
Tue, 27 Feb - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 231/5 (JV Coney 41*, WK Lees 18*)
Wed, 28 Feb - day 5 - Pakistan 2nd innings 8/0 (0.6 ov) - end of match