New Zealand • 307/10(72.1 overs)1st INNINGS
England • 82/10(50.2 overs)1st INNINGS
|Lancaster Park, Christchurch|
|Toss||New Zealand, elected to bat first|
|Player Of The Match|
|Series result||New Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0|
|Match number||Test no. 976|
|Match days||day (5-day match)|
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