result
2nd Test, Wellington, Mar 23 - 27 2000, Australia tour of New Zealand
298 & 294
(54.1 ov, target 174)419 & 177/4
Australia won by 6 wickets
player of the match
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Matt Horne c Warne b Lee412181033.33
Craig Spearman c †Gilchrist b Lee43710133.33
Mathew Sinclair lbw b Miller425371016.00
Stephen Fleming (c)c Miller b Warne1644711036.36
Nathan Astle c ME Waugh b Warne61941188064.89
Craig McMillan c †Gilchrist b Lee11420007.14
Chris Cairns c Blewett b Miller10913820514278.98
Adam Parore c †Gilchrist b Blewett46971134247.42
Daniel Vettori c Langer b Warne2744465061.36
Simon Doull c Slater b Warne12121810100.00
Shayne O'Connor not out 2490050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 3)12
TOTAL(80.5 Ov, RR: 3.68, 335 Mts)298
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Craig Spearman, 1.3 ov), 2-9 (Matt Horne, 3.5 ov), 3-18 (Mathew Sinclair, 9.6 ov), 4-53 (Stephen Fleming, 19.5 ov), 5-66 (Craig McMillan, 24.3 ov), 6-138 (Nathan Astle, 38.4 ov), 7-247 (Adam Parore, 69.1 ov), 8-282 (Chris Cairns, 77.1 ov), 9-287 (Daniel Vettori, 78.5 ov), 10-298 (Simon Doull, 80.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1746003.527910002
Brett Lee1724932.88827000
Colin Miller2027823.90876200
Shane Warne14.516844.58628201
Greg Blewett812413.00353000
Steve Waugh401002.50202000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c †Parore b McMillan14321427722166.82
Greg Blewett c Astle b Doull0914000.00
Shane Warne lbw b Vettori771410100.00
Justin Langer c †Parore b Cairns1218262066.66
Mark Waugh c Sinclair b Cairns3770042.85
Steve Waugh (c)not out 15131241323048.39
Damien Martyn c †Parore b McMillan7810112014077.22
Adam Gilchrist c †Parore b O'Connor321280014.28
Brett Lee lbw b O'Connor067000.00
Colin Miller c & b McMillan4561080.00
Glenn McGrath c & b Cairns1426331053.84
Extras(lb 1, nb 3)4
TOTAL(120.3 Ov, RR: 3.47, 476 Mts)419
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Greg Blewett, 3.3 ov), 2-29 (Shane Warne, 6.6 ov), 3-47 (Justin Langer, 12.6 ov), 4-51 (Mark Waugh, 14.3 ov), 5-250 (Michael Slater, 71.3 ov), 6-364 (Damien Martyn, 101.2 ov), 7-375 (Adam Gilchrist, 108.3 ov), 8-375 (Brett Lee, 110.3 ov), 9-386 (Colin Miller, 111.5 ov), 10-419 (Glenn McGrath, 120.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Cairns26.3211034.157912002
Simon Doull1937814.107813000
Daniel Vettori1515013.33636001
Shayne O'Connor2627823.00617000
Nathan Astle1124504.09465100
Craig McMillan23105732.47524000
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Matt Horne  b Lee1453911026.41
Craig Spearman c Langer b Miller38981265038.77
Mathew Sinclair  b Lee033000.00
Stephen Fleming (c)c Blewett b Miller601541986038.96
Nathan Astle  b Warne1419222073.68
Craig McMillan c ME Waugh b Warne011000.00
Chris Cairns lbw b McGrath69831154683.13
Adam Parore run out (Blewett)33931315035.48
Daniel Vettori c SR Waugh b Lee822322036.36
Simon Doull c SR Waugh b Warne40344361117.64
Shayne O'Connor not out 420261020.00
Extras(b 3, lb 8, nb 3)14
TOTAL(96.2 Ov, RR: 3.05, 398 Mts)294
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Matt Horne, 22.1 ov), 2-46 (Mathew Sinclair, 22.4 ov), 3-69 (Craig Spearman, 30.5 ov), 4-88 (Nathan Astle, 37.1 ov), 5-88 (Craig McMillan, 37.2 ov), 6-198 (Chris Cairns, 64.2 ov), 7-205 (Stephen Fleming, 71.4 ov), 8-222 (Daniel Vettori, 78.4 ov), 9-276 (Simon Doull, 89.3 ov), 10-294 (Adam Parore, 96.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath22.2113511.561154001
Brett Lee2368733.7810512202
Colin Miller2155422.57986000
Shane Warne2779233.401239400
Greg Blewett301505.00121100
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 174 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater st †Parore b Vettori1223372052.17
Greg Blewett  b Cairns251141301021.92
Justin Langer c Spearman b O'Connor57751305176.00
Mark Waugh not out 4470946062.85
Steve Waugh (c)c Fleming b O'Connor1522253068.18
Damien Martyn not out 1721303080.95
Extras(b 2, lb 2, w 3)7
TOTAL(54.1 Ov, RR: 3.26, 225 Mts)177/4
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Michael Slater, 9.1 ov), 2-83 (Greg Blewett, 32.2 ov), 3-110 (Justin Langer, 40.2 ov), 4-144 (Steve Waugh, 46.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Cairns1324513.46524000
Shayne O'Connor1134223.81487000
Daniel Vettori811912.37380110
Simon Doull1023503.50476000
Craig McMillan201306.5061000
Nathan Astle10.141901.86512000
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of New Zealand
Season1999/00
Player Of The Match
Michael Slater
Michael Slater
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1491
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Dave Quested
Pakistan Image
Riazuddin
TV Umpire
New Zealand Image
Evan Watkin
Match Referee
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Mike Denness
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 24 Mar - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 29/2 (Michael Slater 22*, 7 ov)
Sat, 25 Mar - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 318/5 (Steve Waugh 109*, Damien Martyn 41*, 87.4 ov)
Sun, 26 Mar - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 189/5 (Stephen Fleming 53*, Chris Cairns 61*, 58 ov)
Mon, 27 Mar - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 177/4 (54.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th Men: PJ Wiseman (NZ) DW Fleming (Aus)
Day 1
  • Lunch: New Zealand 69/5 (NJ Astle 33*, CL Cairns 3*) 27 overs
  • Tea: New Zealand 204/6 (CL Cairns 82*, AC Parore 25*) 59 overs
  • NJ Astle 50 off 80 balls, 102 mins
  • CL Cairns 50 off 54 balls, 68 mins
  • CL Cairns 100 off 123 balls, 159 mins
  • CL Cairns third Test century
  • New Zealand 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (67th over - GD McGrath's 17th over)
  • Partnerships
  • New Zealand:
  • Wicket 1: Score 4 - Spearman & Horne(0*) 4 runs, 7 mins, 9 balls
  • Wicket 2: Score 9 - Horne & Sinclair(0*) 5 runs, 10 mins, 14 balls
  • Wicket 3: Score 18 - Sinclair & Fleming(5*) 9 runs, 26 mins, 37 balls
  • Wicket 4: Score 53 - Fleming & Astle(22*) 35 runs, 44 mins, 59 balls
  • Wicket 5: Score 66 - McMillan & Astle(33*) 13 runs, 19 mins, 28 balls
  • Wicket 6: Score 138 - Astle & Cairns(41*) 72 runs, 54 mins, 88 balls (50 P'ship off 72 balls, 44 mins)
  • Wicket 7: Score 247 - Parore & Cairns(103*) 109 runs, 113 mins, 182 balls (50 P'ship off 95 balls, 62 mins; 100 P'ship off 170 balls, 104 mins)
  • Wicket 8: Score 282 - Cairns & Vettori(25*) 35 runs, 36 mins, 48 balls
  • Wicket 9: Score 287 - Vettori & Doull(3*) 5 runs, 7 mins, 10 balls
  • Wicket 10: Score 298 - Doull & O'Connor(2*) 11 runs, 9 mins, 12 balls
  • Australia:
  • Wicket 1: Score 8 - Blewett & Slater 8 runs, 14 mins, 21 balls
  • Wicket 2: Score 29 - Warne & Slater 21 runs, 14 mins, 21 balls
  • NZ 50: 11.53am, 83 mins, 111 balls
  • NZ 100: 1.34pm, 145 mins, 204 balls (last 50: 62 mins, 93 balls)
  • NZ 150: 2.08pm, 179 mins, 257 balls (last 50: 34 mins, 53 balls)
  • NZ 200: 3.06pm, 237 mins, 346 balls (last 50: 58 mins, 89 balls)
  • NZ 250: 4.15pm, 286 mins, 425 balls (last 50: 49 mins, 79 balls)
Day 2
  • Lunch: Australia 91/4 (MJ Slater 47*, SR Waugh 21*)
  • Tea: Australia 224/4 (MJ Slater 127*, SR Waugh 73*)
  • MJ Slater 50 off 97 balls, 8 x 4's
  • MJ Slater 100 off 151 balls, 190 mins, 15 x 4's, 1 x 6
  • SR Waugh 50 off 94 balls, 134 mins, 8 x 4's
  • SR Waugh 100 off 207 balls, 256 mins, 16 x 4's
  • New ball taken at Australia 274/5 80 overs - the 73rd of the day
  • 54 minutes of play was lost at 12.25pm when players left the field due to rain
  • Play was called off at 5.45pm due to bad light
  • Partnerships
  • Australia:
  • Wicket 3: Score 47 - Langer & Slater 18 runs, 25 mins, 36 balls
  • Wicket 4: Score 51 - ME Waugh & Slater 4 runs, 7 mins, 9 balls
  • Wicket 5: Score 250 - Slater & SR Waugh 199 runs, 214 mins, 343 balls
  • Aus 50: 11.02am, 59 mins, 83 balls
  • Aus 100: 1.55pm, 134 mins, 195 balls (last 50: 73 mins, 112 balls)
  • Aus 150: 2.33pm, 172 mins, 259 balls (last 50: 38 mins, 64 balls)
  • Aus 200: 3.24pm, 223 mins, 338 balls (last 50: 51 mins, 79 balls)
  • Aus 250: 4.35pm, 273 mins, 422 balls (last 50: 50 mins, 84 balls)
  • Aus 300: 5.31pm, 329 mins, 507 balls (last 50: 56 mins, 85 balls)
Day 3
  • Play started at 10.00am
  • Lunch: Australia 419 ao (SR Waugh 151*)
  • Tea: New Zealand 69/3 (CM Spearman 38*, SP Fleming 15*)
  • DR Martyn 50 off 70 balls, 86 mins, 9 x 4's
  • SR Waugh 150 off 311 balls, 415 mins, 23 x 4's
  • CL Cairns 50 off 54 balls, 68 mins, 2 x 4's 6 x 6's
  • SP Fleming 50 off 94 balls, 135 mins, 5 x 4's
  • 12.03pm off the field for five minutes due to a light shower
  • Players left field at 5.28pm due to bad light
  • Stumps were called at 5.43pm
  • Partnerships
  • Australia:
  • Wicket 6: Score 364 - Martyn & SR Waugh 114 runs, 120 mins, 181 balls
  • Wicket 7: Score 375 - Gilchrist & SR Waugh 11 runs, 28 mins, 43 balls
  • Wicket 8: Score 375 - Lee & SR Waugh 0 runs, 7 mins, 12 balls
  • Wicket 9: Score 386 - Miller & SR Waugh 11 runs, 6 mins, 8 balls
  • Wicket 10: Score 419 - McGrath & SR Waugh 33 runs, 33 mins, 52 balls
  • New Zealand:
  • Wicket 1: Score 46 - Horne & Spearman 46 runs, 91 mins, 133 balls
  • Wicket 2: Score 46 - Sinclair & Spearman 0 runs, 3 mins, 3 balls
  • Wicket 3: Score 69 - Spearman & Fleming 23 runs, 20 mins, 49 balls
  • Wicket 4: Score 88 - Astle & Fleming 19 runs, 22 mins, 38 balls
  • Wicket 5: Score 88 - McMillan & Fleming 0 runs, 1 min, 1 ball
  • Aus 350: 10.34am, 376 mins, 573 balls (last 50: 47 mins, 64 balls)
  • Aus 400: 11.58am, 460 mins, 698 balls (last 50: 84 mins, 125 balls)
  • NZ 50: 2.52pm, 109 mins, 156 balls
  • NZ 100: 4.17pm, 171 mins, 261 balls (last 50: 62 mins, 105 balls)
  • NZ 150: 4.52pm, 206 mins, 299 balls (last 50: 35 mins, 38 balls)
Day 4
  • Play started at 10.09am
  • Lunch: New Zealand 285/9 (AC Parore 28*, SB O'Connor 0*)
  • Tea: Australia 58/1 (GS Blewett 18* JL Langer 26*)
  • JL Langer 50 off 71 balls, 91 mins, 4 x 4's, 1 x 6
  • Play finished at 5.36pm
  • Partnerships
  • New Zealand:
  • Wicket 6: Score 198 - Cairns & Fleming 110 runs, 115 mins, 163 balls
  • Wicket 7: Score 205 - Fleming & Parore 7 runs, 27 mins, 45 balls
  • Wicket 8: Score 222 - Vettori & Parore 17 runs, 32 mins, 42 balls
  • Wicket 9: Score 276 - Doull & Parore 54 runs, 43 mins, 65 balls
  • Wicket 10: Score 294 - Parore & O'Connor 18 runs, 26 mins, 41 balls
  • Australia
  • Wicket 1: Score 22 - Slater & Blewett 22 runs, 37 mins, 55 balls
  • Wicket 2: Score 83 - Blewett & Langer 61 runs, 92 mins, 139 balls
  • Wicket 3: Score 110 - Langer & ME Waugh 27 runs, 37 mins, 48 balls
  • Wicket 4: Score 144 - SR Waugh & ME Waugh 30 runs, 30 mins, 45 balls
  • NZ 200: 10.39am, 271 mins, 392 balls (last 50: 65 mins, 93 balls)
  • NZ 250: 11.59am, 351 mins, 505 balls (last 50: 80 mins, 113 balls)
  • Aus 50: 2.59pm, 87 mins, 122 balls
  • Aus 100: 4.29pm, 158 mins, 230 balls (last 50: 71 mins, 108 balls)
  • Aus 150: 5.15pm, 202 mins, 289 balls (last 50: 46 mins, 59 balls)