result
1st Test, Wellington, Feb 21 - 25 1981, India tour of New Zealand
375 & 100
(75.3 ov, target 253)223 & 190
New Zealand won by 62 runs
Player Of The Match
geoff-howarth
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
New Zealand375/10(119 overs)1st INNINGS
Geoff Howarth*137 (237)
John Reid46 (163)
Ravi Shastri3/54(28)
Kapil Dev3/112(38)
India223/10(72.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Lance Cairns5/33(19.4)
Gary Troup3/43(17)
New Zealand100/10(49 overs)2nd INNINGS
Bruce Edgar28 (75)
Ian Smith*15 (39)
Kapil Dev4/34(16)
India190/10(75.3 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season1980/81
Player Of The Match
Geoff Howarth
Geoff Howarth
Sandeep Patil
Sandeep Patil
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 897
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Kirti Azad
Kirti Azad
Martin Snedden
Martin Snedden
Ravi Shastri
Ravi Shastri
Yograj Singh
Yograj Singh
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Fred Goodall
New Zealand Image
Steve Woodward