Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Burgess b Bracewell
    55
    128
    165
    7
    0
    42.96
    c & b Hadlee
    131
    374
    417
    9
    0
    35.02
    lbw b Hadlee
    59
    159
    164
    3
    0
    37.10
    c Cairns b Boock
    46
    132
    143
    3
    0
    34.84
    c Parker b Bracewell
    50
    172
    182
    6
    0
    29.06
    c Hadlee b Boock
    8
    16
    9
    1
    0
    50.00
    c Howarth b Hadlee
    4
    28
    32
    0
    0
    14.28
    b Cairns
    6
    18
    23
    0
    0
    33.33
    b Hadlee
    22
    63
    67
    2
    0
    34.92
    c †Edwards b Bracewell
    7
    7
    15
    1
    0
    100.00
    not out
    1
    2
    2
    0
    0
    50.00
    Extras
    40 (b 16, lb 12, nb 11, w 1)
    TOTAL
    429 all out (180.5 Overs, RR: 2.37)
    Fall of wickets: 1-111 (Graham Gooch), 2-240 (Clive Radley), 3-301 (Geoff Boycott), 4-342 (David Gower), 5-350 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-364 (Geoff Miller), 7-374 (Phil Edmonds), 8-419 (Mike Brearley), 9-427 (Bob Taylor), 10-429 (Mike Hendrick)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Sir RJ Hadlee42119442.2300
    BP Bracewell33.5211033.2500
    BL Cairns3878512.2300
    BE Congdon39157101.8200
    SL Boock28182921.0300
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Botham
    19
    55
    65
    3
    0
    34.54
    c †Taylor b Botham
    6
    37
    58
    0
    0
    16.21
    not out
    31
    137
    161
    3
    0
    22.62
    c †Taylor b Willis
    8
    34
    48
    1
    0
    23.52
    c †Taylor b Hendrick
    0
    3
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Taylor b Botham
    5
    18
    25
    0
    0
    27.77
    c Hendrick b Botham
    27
    100
    100
    3
    0
    27.00
    c †Taylor b Botham
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Edmonds
    9
    22
    21
    1
    0
    40.90
    c Gooch b Botham
    4
    13
    10
    1
    0
    30.76
    b Edmonds
    0
    8
    10
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    11 (lb 1, nb 9, w 1)
    TOTAL
    120 all out (69.4 Overs, RR: 1.72)
    Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Bruce Edgar), 2-27 (Robert Anderson), 2-34* (Geoff Howarth, retired not out ), 3-35 (John Parker), 4-47 (Stephen Boock), 5-49 (Mark Burgess), 6-99 (Bevan Congdon), 7-99 (Jock Edwards), 8-110 (Lance Cairns), 9-115 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 10-120 (Brendon Bracewell)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    RGD Willis1252211.8300
    M Hendrick1591811.2000
    IT Botham2193461.6100
    PH Edmonds15.452121.3400
    G Miller611402.3300

Close of Play

  • Thu, 10 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 252/2 (G Boycott 108*, DI Gower 6*)
  • Fri, 11 Aug - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 35/3 (SL Boock 1*, MG Burgess 0*)
  • Sat, 12 Aug - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 0/0 (RW Anderson 0*, BA Edgar 0*)
  • Sun, 13 Aug - rest day
  • Mon, 14 Aug - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 190 (92.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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