result
1st Test, Wellington, Feb 9 - 15 1978, England tour of New Zealand
228 & 123
(27.3 ov, target 137)215 & 64
New Zealand won by 72 runs
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright lbw b Botham552443483022.54
Robert Anderson c †Taylor b Old2842535066.66
Geoff Howarth c Botham b Old13701100018.57
Mark Burgess (c) b Willis942551021.42
Bevan Congdon c †Taylor b Old441602284027.50
John Parker c Rose b Willis1675791021.33
Warren Lees c †Taylor b Old15140020.00
Richard Hadlee not out 2739604069.23
Dayle Hadlee c †Taylor b Old1380033.33
Richard Collinge  b Old11213008.33
Stephen Boock  b Botham423310017.39
Extras(b 12, lb 3, nb 13, w 1)29
TOTAL(87.6 Ov, RR: 2.59)228
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Robert Anderson), 2-96 (Geoff Howarth), 3-114 (Mark Burgess), 4-152 (John Wright), 5-191 (John Parker), 6-193 (Warren Lees), 7-194 (Bevan Congdon), 8-196 (Dayle Hadlee), 9-208 (Richard Collinge), 10-228 (Stephen Boock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis2576521.95---00
Mike Hendrick1724602.02---00
Chris Old30115461.35---00
Phil Edmonds31701.75---00
Ian Botham12.622721.58---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Rose c †Lees b Collinge2154761038.88
Geoff Boycott (c)c Congdon b Collinge773024429025.49
Geoff Miller  b Boock24941102025.53
Bob Taylor c & b Collinge851721015.68
Derek Randall c Burgess b RJ Hadlee44543008.88
Graham Roope c †Lees b RJ Hadlee371091116033.94
Ian Botham c Burgess b RJ Hadlee743590016.27
Chris Old  b RJ Hadlee1036360027.77
Phil Edmonds lbw b Congdon425220016.00
Mike Hendrick lbw b Congdon024000.00
Bob Willis not out 68161075.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 13)17
TOTAL(94.4 Ov, RR: 2.27)215
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Brian Rose), 2-89 (Geoff Miller), 3-108 (Bob Taylor), 4-126 (Derek Randall), 5-183 (Graham Roope), 6-188 (Geoff Boycott), 7-203 (Ian Botham), 8-205 (Chris Old), 9-206 (Mike Hendrick), 10-215 (Phil Edmonds)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee2857441.98---00
Richard Collinge1854231.75---00
Dayle Hadlee2154701.67---00
Stephen Boock1052111.57---00
Bevan Congdon17.4111420.60---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c Roope b Willis191051690018.09
Robert Anderson lbw b Old26621054041.93
Geoff Howarth c Edmonds b Willis2175841028.00
Mark Burgess (c)c Boycott b Botham637551016.21
Bevan Congdon c Roope b Willis011000.00
John Parker c Edmonds b Willis418230022.22
Warren Lees lbw b Hendrick1135412031.42
Richard Hadlee c Boycott b Willis25100040.00
Dayle Hadlee c Roope b Botham218380011.11
Richard Collinge c Edmonds b Hendrick612121050.00
Stephen Boock not out 013000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 13, w 2)26
TOTAL(44.3 Ov, RR: 2.77)123
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Robert Anderson), 2-82 (John Wright), 3-93 (Geoff Howarth), 4-93 (Bevan Congdon), 5-98 (John Parker), 6-99 (Mark Burgess), 7-104 (Richard Hadlee), 8-116 (Warren Lees), 9-123 (Richard Collinge), 10-123 (Dayle Hadlee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1523251.60---00
Mike Hendrick1021621.20---00
Chris Old923212.66---00
Phil Edmonds10403.00---00
Ian Botham9.331321.04---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 137 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Rose not out 531430016.12
Geoff Boycott (c) b Collinge1680016.66
Geoff Miller c Anderson b Collinge47140057.14
Derek Randall lbw b Collinge981610112.50
Graham Roope c †Lees b RJ Hadlee0914000.00
Ian Botham c Boock b RJ Hadlee1924343079.16
Bob Taylor run out (Boock)01027000.00
Chris Old lbw b RJ Hadlee920272045.00
Phil Edmonds c Parker b RJ Hadlee1161880018.03
Mike Hendrick c Parker b RJ Hadlee0610000.00
Bob Willis c Howarth b RJ Hadlee34161007.31
Extras(nb 3)3
TOTAL(27.3 Ov, RR: 2.33)64
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Geoff Boycott), 2-8 (Geoff Miller), 2-14, 3-18 (Derek Randall), 4-18 (Graham Roope), 5-38 (Ian Botham), 6-38 (Bob Taylor), 7-53 (Chris Old), 8-53 (Mike Hendrick), 9-63 (Phil Edmonds), 10-64 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge1353532.01---00
Richard Hadlee13.342661.45---00
Dayle Hadlee11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Season1977/78
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 817
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
John Wright
John Wright
Stephen Boock
Stephen Boock
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Ralph Gardiner
New Zealand Image
Robert Monteith
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 10 Feb - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 152/3 (John Wright 55*, Bevan Congdon 26*, null ov)
Sat, 11 Feb - day 2 -England 1st innings 89/2 (Geoff Boycott 36*, Bob Taylor 0*, null ov)
Sun, 12 Feb - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 12 (John Wright 0*, Robert Anderson 2*, null ov)
Mon, 13 Feb - rest day
Tue, 14 Feb - day 4 -England 2nd innings 53/8 (Phil Edmonds 6*, Bob Willis 0*, null ov)
Wed, 15 Feb - day 5 -England 2nd innings 64/10 (27.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Richard Collinge took his 100th test wicket (Rose).
  • BC Rose (2) retired hurt on 4* from 14/2 to 63/9 (bruised right arm).