result
2nd Test, Christchurch, Feb 22 - 27 1968, India tour of New Zealand
(40.4 ov, target 88)502 & 88/4
(f/o) 288 & 301
New Zealand won by 6 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Murray  b Abid Ali741631668145.39
Graham Dowling (c)st †Engineer b Prasanna23951955626546.05
Bevan Congdon c Wadekar b Bedi28931073030.10
Vic Pollard c Jaisimha b Bedi11917005.26
Mark Burgess c Pataudi b Nadkarni26841164030.95
Keith Thomson c Wadekar b Bedi691862035137.09
Gary Bartlett c Wadekar b Bedi2234313164.70
Dick Motz c sub b Bedi1760014.28
Richard Collinge c Pataudi b Nadkarni1121201152.38
Jack Alabaster c Wadekar b Bedi1870012.50
Roy Harford not out 00100-
Extras(b 1, lb 13, nb 15, w 1)30
TOTAL(186.3 Ov, RR: 2.69)502
Fall of wickets: 1-126 (Bruce Murray), 2-208 (Bevan Congdon), 3-214 (Vic Pollard), 4-317 (Mark Burgess), 5-436 (Graham Dowling), 6-471 (Gary Bartlett), 7-473 (Dick Motz), 8-498 (Richard Collinge), 9-502 (Keith Thomson), 10-502 (Jack Alabaster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Umesh Kulkarni1333802.92---00
Rusi Surti2036503.25---00
Syed Abid Ali1844012.22---00
Bapu Nadkarni663411421.72---00
Bishan Bedi47.31112762.67---00
Erapalli Prasanna1928314.36---00
Motganhalli Jaisimha31501.66---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Syed Abid Ali c & b Motz7---0-
Farokh Engineer c Congdon b Motz12---0-
Ajit Wadekar  b Motz15---0-
Rusi Surti c Pollard b Motz67-164100-
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c)c Murray b Pollard52-10880-
Motganhalli Jaisimha c Murray b Collinge1--00-
Chandu Borde lbw b Motz57-16290-
Bapu Nadkarni c †Harford b Collinge32---0-
Erapalli Prasanna c Dowling b Motz7---0-
Bishan Bedi c Congdon b Collinge3--00-
Umesh Kulkarni not out 0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 8, nb 22)35
TOTAL(92.2 Ov, RR: 3.11)288
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Syed Abid Ali), 2-30 (Farokh Engineer), 3-50 (Ajit Wadekar), 4-153 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 5-154 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 6-179 (Rusi Surti), 7-270 (Chandu Borde), 8-281 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-287 (Bishan Bedi), 10-288 (Bapu Nadkarni)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge18.264332.34---00
Dick Motz2166363.00---00
Gary Bartlett1415203.71---00
Jack Alabaster1573602.40---00
Vic Pollard2475912.45---00
India 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Syed Abid Ali c †Harford b Alabaster16-65-0-
Farokh Engineer c Burgess b Bartlett63-11570-
Ajit Wadekar c Murray b Alabaster8---0-
Rusi Surti lbw b Pollard45--50-
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi (c) b Bartlett47-14551-
Chandu Borde  b Bartlett33-5670-
Motganhalli Jaisimha run out 15---0-
Bapu Nadkarni  b Bartlett29---0-
Erapalli Prasanna c Pollard b Bartlett7---0-
Bishan Bedi c Murray b Bartlett5---0-
Umesh Kulkarni not out 1--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 19)32
TOTAL(98.5 Ov, RR: 3.04)301
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Syed Abid Ali), 2-82 (Ajit Wadekar), 3-107 (Farokh Engineer), 4-186 (Rusi Surti), 5-230 (Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi), 6-231 (Chandu Borde), 7-264 (Motganhalli Jaisimha), 8-278 (Erapalli Prasanna), 9-300 (Bishan Bedi), 10-301 (Bapu Nadkarni)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge2247903.59---00
Dick Motz1453702.64---00
Gary Bartlett16.553862.25---00
Jack Alabaster31136322.03---00
Vic Pollard1525213.46---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 88 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Murray  b Abid Ali03-000.00
Graham Dowling (c)lbw b Bedi5---0-
Bevan Congdon not out 61-12690-
Vic Pollard c Jaisimha b Prasanna9---0-
Mark Burgess lbw b Bedi1--00-
Keith Thomson not out 0--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 1, nb 3)12
TOTAL(40.4 Ov, RR: 2.16)88/4
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bruce Murray), 2-30 (Graham Dowling), 3-70 (Vic Pollard), 4-79 (Mark Burgess)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rusi Surti2.41301.12---00
Syed Abid Ali301314.33---00
Bapu Nadkarni831101.37---00
Bishan Bedi1792121.23---00
Erapalli Prasanna811812.25---00
Motganhalli Jaisimha201005.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season1967/68
Series result4-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 631
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Keith Thomson
Keith Thomson
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Dick Shortt
New Zealand Image
Fred Goodall
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 273/3 (Graham Dowling 135*, Mark Burgess 13*)
Fri, 23 Feb - day 2 - India 1st innings 8/1 (Farokh Engineer 0*, Ajit Wadekar 1*)
Sat, 24 Feb - day 3 - India 1st innings 288
Sun, 25 Feb - rest day
Mon, 26 Feb - day 4 - India 2nd innings 283/8 (Bapu Nadkarni 17*, Bishan Bedi 4*)
Tue, 27 Feb - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 88/4 (40.4 ov) - end of match