1st Test, Wellington, Feb 25 - Mar 1, Australia tour of New Zealand
(38 ov)85/1
Match drawn
player of the match
Bruce Edgar
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
Bruce Edgar lbw b Alderman552593364021.24
John Wright c Chappell b Yardley381391783027.34
John Morrison  b Thomson1573881020.55
Geoff Howarth (c)not out 581881888030.85
Jeremy Coney lbw b Yardley13131003.23
Martin Crowe run out 926292034.62
Richard Hadlee  b Thomson21172040123.53
Ian Smith c Chappell b Yardley1120322055.00
Lance Cairns not out 199912211.11
Extras(b 5, lb 19, nb 11, w 4)39
TOTAL(116 Ov, RR: 2.29)266/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-86 (John Wright), 2-120 (John Morrison), 3-149 (Bruce Edgar), 4-162 (Jeremy Coney), 5-186 (Martin Crowe), 6-212 (Richard Hadlee), 7-246 (Ian Smith)
Jeff Thomson26133521.35---00
Terry Alderman44209312.11---00
Dennis Lillee1553202.13---00
Greg Chappell821802.25---00
Bruce Yardley23104932.13---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
Graeme Wood  b Cairns4181975150.62
Bruce Laird not out 271131332023.89
John Dyson not out 1237342032.43
Extras(lb 2, nb 3)5
TOTAL(38 Ov, RR: 2.23)85/1
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Graeme Wood)
Richard Hadlee721502.14---00
Martin Snedden812403.00---00
Lance Cairns1142011.82---00
Ewen Chatfield85700.88---00
Martin Crowe411403.50---00
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Bruce Edgar
Bruce Edgar
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTEST No. 922
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Martin Crowe
Martin Crowe
New Zealand Image
Fred Goodall
New Zealand Image
Steve Woodward
Fri, 26 Feb - day 1
Sat, 27 Feb - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 107/1 (Bruce Edgar 41*, John Morrison 8*, null ov)
Sun, 28 Feb - day 3 -New Zealand 1st innings 127/2 (Bruce Edgar 47*, Geoff Howarth 2*, null ov)
Mon, 01 Mar - day 4 -New Zealand 1st innings 127/2 (Bruce Edgar 47*, Geoff Howarth 2*, null ov)
Tue, 02 Mar - day 5 -Australia 1st innings 85/1 (38 ov) - end of match
  • Play was possible only on days 2,3,5. Only on day 5 was a full day's play possible.
  • NZ 1st innings
  • Edgar batted 336 minutes - spread over 5 days.