result
2nd Test, Christchurch, Mar 6 - 11 1981, India tour of New Zealand
(145 ov)286/5
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
123
john-reid
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar (c)c †Smith b Hadlee531221767043.44
Chetan Chauhan c †Smith b Hadlee782162669036.11
Dilip Vengsarkar  b Snedden611522128040.13
Gundappa Viswanath  b Hadlee756780012.50
Sandeep Patil c Reid b Hadlee49101044.44
Yashpal Sharma c Howarth b Hadlee089000.00
Syed Kirmani retired hurt 929350031.03
Kapil Dev c & b Snedden011000.00
Karsan Ghavri c Reid b Coney17901041018.88
Ravi Shastri not out 12811000014.81
Dilip Doshi  b Coney042000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 5)14
TOTAL(127 Ov, RR: 2.00)255
Fall of wickets: 1-114 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-168 (Chetan Chauhan), 3-200 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-210 (Sandeep Patil), 5-210 (Yashpal Sharma), 6-224 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 7-224 (Kapil Dev), 7-226* (Syed Kirmani, retired hurt), 8-255 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-255 (Dilip Doshi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee33124751.42---00
Gary Troup2666002.30---00
Lance Cairns33165701.72---00
Martin Snedden2386322.73---00
Jeremy Coney941221.33---00
Geoff Howarth32200.66---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c Vengsarkar b Ghavri18182520100.00
Bruce Edgar lbw b Shastri492312472021.21
John Reid not out 12342944611028.67
Geoff Howarth (c)c sub b Doshi261041131025.00
Jeremy Coney c Chauhan b Patil1531361048.38
Jock Edwards  b Shastri2339444058.97
Ian Smith not out 1127272040.74
Extras(b 6, lb 8, nb 7)21
TOTAL(145 Ov, RR: 1.97)286/5
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (John Wright), 2-152 (Bruce Edgar), 3-201 (Geoff Howarth), 4-235 (Jeremy Coney), 5-265 (Jock Edwards)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev2226002.72---00
Karsan Ghavri1043313.30---00
Sandeep Patil1241411.16---00
Dilip Doshi49236711.36---00
Ravi Shastri42216521.54---00
Chetan Chauhan511202.40---00
Sunil Gavaskar311103.66---00
Dilip Vengsarkar21301.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season1980/81
Player Of The Match
John Reid
John Reid
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 898
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
David Kinsella
New Zealand Image
John Hastie
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 06 Mar - day 1 - India 1st innings 168/2 (Dilip Vengsarkar 32*, Gundappa Viswanath 0*)
Sat, 07 Mar - day 2 - India 1st innings 174/2 (Dilip Vengsarkar 36*, Gundappa Viswanath 2*)
Sun, 08 Mar - day 3 - no play
Mon, 09 Mar - day 4 - no play
Tue, 10 Mar - day 5 - New Zealand 1st innings 93/1 (Bruce Edgar 30*, John Reid 37*)
Wed, 11 Mar - day 6 - New Zealand 1st innings 286/5 (145 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • SMH Kirmani retired hurt at 226/7
  • Match extended by 1 day (the scheduled rest day became a playing day which was in turn washed out)