result
1st Test, Dunedin, Feb 15 - 20 1968, India tour of New Zealand
350 & 208
(74.4 ov, target 200)359 & 200/5
India won by 5 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Murray lbw b Desai17-42-0-
Graham Dowling lbw b Abid Ali143-343162-
Bevan Congdon  b Nadkarni58-24760-
Barry Sinclair (c)c Wadekar b Bedi0--00-
Vic Pollard  b Abid Ali20--01-
Mark Burgess  b Nadkarni50-13850-
Bryan Yuile run out 4---0-
Bruce Taylor c †Engineer b Abid Ali7---0-
Dick Motz c Surti b Desai10---0-
Jack Alabaster c Prasanna b Abid Ali34--60-
Roy Harford not out 0--00-
Extras(lb 5, nb 2)7
TOTAL(157.3 Ov, RR: 2.22)350
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Bruce Murray), 2-200 (Bevan Congdon), 3-201 (Barry Sinclair), 4-243 (Graham Dowling), 5-246 (Vic Pollard), 6-252 (Bryan Yuile), 7-264 (Bruce Taylor), 8-281 (Dick Motz), 9-350 (Jack Alabaster), 10-350 (Mark Burgess)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ramakant Desai2136122.90---00
Rusi Surti1115104.63---00
Syed Abid Ali1562641.73---00
Bishan Bedi37109012.43---00
Bapu Nadkarni36.3193120.84---00
Erapalli Prasanna37148402.27---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Syed Abid Ali c Sinclair b Taylor21---0-
Farokh Engineer  b Motz63-13580-
Ajit Wadekar c †Harford b Alabaster80-188100-
Rusi Surti c †Harford b Motz28---0-
Erapalli Prasanna  b Motz23---0-
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c) b Alabaster24---0-
Motganhalli Jaisimha c Yuile b Alabaster17---0-
Chandu Borde c Pollard b Motz21---0-
Bapu Nadkarni lbw b Taylor12---0-
Ramakant Desai not out 32---0-
Bishan Bedi c Yuile b Motz22-55-0-
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 8)16
TOTAL(124 Ov, RR: 2.89)359
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Syed Abid Ali), 2-118 (Farokh Engineer), 3-192 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-215 (Rusi Surti), 5-224 (Erapalli Prasanna), 6-258 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 7-279 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 8-300 (Bapu Nadkarni), 9-302 (Chandu Borde), 10-359 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Motz3478652.52---00
Bruce Taylor1916623.47---00
Jack Alabaster2466632.75---00
Vic Pollard1955502.89---00
Bryan Yuile2897002.50---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Murray  b Prasanna54-16970-
Graham Dowling c Borde b Nadkarni10---0-
Bevan Congdon c †Engineer b Prasanna8---0-
Barry Sinclair (c)run out 8---0-
Bryan Yuile  b Prasanna2--00-
Mark Burgess run out 39-10841-
Vic Pollard c Abid Ali b Bedi15---0-
Dick Motz c sub b Prasanna22---2-
Bruce Taylor c †Engineer b Prasanna14---0-
Jack Alabaster not out 13---0-
Roy Harford lbw b Prasanna6---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 6, nb 5)17
TOTAL(104 Ov, RR: 2.00)208
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Graham Dowling), 2-57 (Bevan Congdon), 3-83 (Barry Sinclair), 4-91 (Bruce Murray), 5-92 (Bryan Yuile), 6-120 (Vic Pollard), 7-142 (Dick Motz), 8-187 (Bruce Taylor), 9-191 (Mark Burgess), 10-208 (Roy Harford)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ramakant Desai711502.14---00
Rusi Surti41300.75---00
Syed Abid Ali1992201.15---00
Bishan Bedi22114412.00---00
Bapu Nadkarni1271311.08---00
Erapalli Prasanna40119462.35---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 200 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Syed Abid Ali run out 10---0-
Farokh Engineer c & b Alabaster29---0-
Ajit Wadekar c Murray b Alabaster71-15570-
Rusi Surti  b Alabaster44---0-
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c & b Taylor11---0-
Motganhalli Jaisimha not out 11---0-
Chandu Borde not out 15---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 8)9
TOTAL(74.4 Ov, RR: 2.67)200/5
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Syed Abid Ali), 2-49 (Farokh Engineer), 3-152 (Rusi Surti), 4-163 (Ajit Wadekar), 5-169 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Motz1123903.54---00
Bruce Taylor2455112.12---00
Jack Alabaster2294832.18---00
Vic Pollard1013003.00---00
Bryan Yuile511703.40---00
Bevan Congdon1.41603.60---00
Mark Burgess11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Carisbrook, Dunedin
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season1967/68
Series resultIndia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 630
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Bruce Murray
Bruce Murray
Mark Burgess
Mark Burgess
Roy Harford
Roy Harford
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Dennis Copps
New Zealand Image
WT Martin
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 15 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 248/5 (Mark Burgess 2*, Bryan Yuile 2*)
Fri, 16 Feb - day 2 - India 1st innings 202/3 (Rusi Surti 26*, Erapalli Prasanna 4*)
Sat, 17 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 84/3 (Bruce Murray 51*, Bryan Yuile 0*)
Sun, 18 Feb - rest day
Mon, 19 Feb - day 4 - India 2nd innings 161/3 (Ajit Wadekar 71*, Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi 3*)
Tue, 20 Feb - day 5 - India 2nd innings 200/5 (74.4 ov) - end of match