RESULT
1st Test, Wellington, December 12 - 14, 2002, India tour of New Zealand
161 & 121
(T:36) 247 & 36/0

New Zealand won by 10 wickets

Player Of The Match
89
mark-richardson
India 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanjay Bangar c Styris b Tuffey11826005.55
Virender Sehwag  b Tuffey2690033.33
Rahul Dravid  b Styris7617324413043.93
Sachin Tendulkar lbw b Oram826472030.76
Sourav Ganguly (c)c Vincent b Bond1734442050.00
VVS Laxman c †Hart b Bond027000.00
Parthiv Patel c Vincent b Oram838571021.05
Ajit Agarkar c Astle b Styris1226361146.15
Harbhajan Singh c McMillan b Styris012000.00
Zaheer Khan c Oram b Bond1929393065.51
Ashish Nehra not out 105620200.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 6, w 1)8
TOTAL58.4 Ov (RR: 2.74, 264 Mts)161
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Virender Sehwag, 1.6 ov), 2-9 (Sanjay Bangar, 5.4 ov), 3-29 (Sachin Tendulkar, 15.3 ov), 4-51 (Sourav Ganguly, 24.6 ov), 5-55 (VVS Laxman, 26.2 ov), 6-92 (Parthiv Patel, 39.4 ov), 7-118 (Ajit Agarkar, 49.3 ov), 8-118 (Harbhajan Singh, 49.4 ov), 9-147 (Rahul Dravid, 57.2 ov), 10-161 (Zaheer Khan, 58.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shane Bond18.446633.538910014
24.6 to SC Ganguly, . 51/4
26.2 to VVS Laxman, . 55/5
58.4 to Z Khan, . 161/10
Daryl Tuffey1672521.56864001
1.6 to V Sehwag, . 2/1
5.4 to SB Bangar, . 9/2
Jacob Oram1543122.06765001
15.3 to SR Tendulkar, . 29/3
39.4 to PA Patel, . 92/6
Scott Styris602834.66224000
49.3 to AB Agarkar, . 118/7
49.4 to Harbhajan Singh, . 118/8
57.2 to R Dravid, . 147/9
Nathan Astle311003.33161100
New Zealand 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Richardson lbw b Khan8924540710036.32
Lou Vincent c †Patel b Bangar1241661029.26
Stephen Fleming (c) b Khan25711123035.21
Craig McMillan lbw b Bangar913160069.23
Nathan Astle c Harbhajan Singh b Khan4165986063.07
Scott Styris st †Patel b Harbhajan Singh056000.00
Jacob Oram lbw b Harbhajan Singh059000.00
Robbie Hart lbw b Khan642500014.28
Daniel Vettori c †Patel b Khan2134592061.76
Daryl Tuffey not out 927311033.33
Shane Bond  b Agarkar27110028.57
Extras(b 6, lb 12, nb 8, w 2, pen 5)33
TOTAL91.1 Ov (RR: 2.70, 437 Mts)247
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Lou Vincent, 13.5 ov), 2-96 (Stephen Fleming, 36.4 ov), 3-111 (Craig McMillan, 39.4 ov), 4-181 (Nathan Astle, 60.3 ov), 5-182 (Scott Styris, 61.5 ov), 6-186 (Jacob Oram, 63.5 ov), 7-201 (Robbie Hart, 74.6 ov), 8-228 (Mark Richardson, 84.1 ov), 9-237 (Daniel Vettori, 88.4 ov), 10-247 (Shane Bond, 91.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan2585352.121264013
36.4 to SP Fleming, . 96/2
60.3 to NJ Astle, . 181/4
74.6 to RG Hart, . 201/7
84.1 to MH Richardson, . 228/8
88.4 to DL Vettori, . 237/9
Ashish Nehra1945002.63935003
Ajit Agarkar13.115414.10599010
91.1 to SE Bond, . 247/10
Sanjay Bangar1542321.53772000
13.5 to L Vincent, . 30/1
39.4 to CD McMillan, . 111/3
Harbhajan Singh1743321.94832000
61.5 to SB Styris, . 182/5
63.5 to JDP Oram, . 186/6
Sourav Ganguly201105.5081002
India 2nd INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanjay Bangar lbw b Oram1245521026.66
Virender Sehwag lbw b Bond1215312080.00
Rahul Dravid  b Bond714221050.00
Sachin Tendulkar  b Bond51741207068.91
Sourav Ganguly (c)c †Hart b Bond2330066.66
VVS Laxman c Fleming b Oram01111000.00
Parthiv Patel c Fleming b Tuffey1037470027.02
Ajit Agarkar c McMillan b Tuffey914182064.28
Harbhajan Singh c Styris b Tuffey1570020.00
Zaheer Khan c Styris b Oram991610100.00
Ashish Nehra not out 053000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 7)8
TOTAL38.1 Ov (RR: 3.17, 163 Mts)121
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Virender Sehwag, 6.6 ov), 2-31 (Sanjay Bangar, 11.6 ov), 3-31 (Rahul Dravid, 12.2 ov), 4-33 (Sourav Ganguly, 12.5 ov), 5-36 (VVS Laxman, 15.5 ov), 6-76 (Parthiv Patel, 26.6 ov), 7-88 (Ajit Agarkar, 30.6 ov), 8-96 (Harbhajan Singh, 32.6 ov), 9-121 (Zaheer Khan, 37.1 ov), 10-121 (Sachin Tendulkar, 38.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shane Bond13.153342.50674002
6.6 to V Sehwag, . 23/1
12.2 to R Dravid, . 31/3
12.5 to SC Ganguly, . 33/4
38.1 to SR Tendulkar, . 121/10
Daryl Tuffey933533.88405000
26.6 to PA Patel, . 76/6
30.6 to AB Agarkar, . 88/7
32.6 to Harbhajan Singh, . 96/8
Jacob Oram1233633.00573001
11.6 to SB Bangar, . 31/2
15.5 to VVS Laxman, . 36/5
37.1 to Z Khan, . 121/9
Scott Styris401604.00162000
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (Target: 36 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Richardson not out 1427431051.85
Lou Vincent not out 2130433070.00
Extras(w 1)1
TOTAL9.3 Ov (RR: 3.78, 43 Mts)36
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan301304.33132010
Ashish Nehra4.302104.66172000
Harbhajan Singh21201.00110000
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MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
Series
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Mark Richardson
Series resultNew Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1631
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Jacob Oram
Jacob Oram
Umpires
Sri Lanka
Asoka de Silva
Australia
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
New Zealand
Billy Bowden
Match Referee
South Africa
Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Dec - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 53/1 (Mark Richardson 27*, Stephen Fleming 11*, 20.5 ov)
Fri, 13 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 201/7 (Mark Richardson 83*, Daniel Vettori 0*, 76 ov)
Sat, 14 Dec - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 36/0 (9.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
  • New Bball taken after 84 overs New Zealand 228/7 (MH Richardson 89*, DL Vettori 14*)
  • Lunch: India 35/4 (Tendulkar 2*, Laxman 0*, 15 overs)
  • Tea: India 121 all out
  • New Zealand 1st innings:
  • 100 in 216 minutes, from 37.3 overs;
  • 150 in 258 minutes, from 52.1 overs;
  • 200 in 348 minutes, from 71.5 overs.
  • Partnerships:
  • 8th wicket (Richardson/Vettori): 27 in 38 minutes, from 55 balls;
  • 9th wicket (Tuffey/Vettori): 9 runs in 21 minutes, from 27 balls;
  • 10th wicket (Bond/Tuffey): 10 runs in 11 minutes, from 16 balls.
  • India 2nd innings:
  • 50 in 96 minutes, from 21 overs;
  • 100 in 160 minutes, from 35.1 overs.
  • SR Tendulkar:
  • 59 in 114 minutes, from 73 balls.
  • Partnerships:
  • 1st wicket (Bangar/Sehwag): 23 in 31 minutes, from 42 balls;
  • 2nd wicket (Bangar/Dravid): 8 in 21 minutes, from 30 balls;
  • 3rd wicket (Dravid/ Tendulkar): 0 in 2 minutes, from 2 balls;
  • 4th wicket (Tendulkar/Ganguly): 2 in 3 minutes, from 3 balls;
  • 5th wicket (Tendulkar/Laxman): 3 in 11 minutes, from 3 balls;
  • 6th wicket (Tendulkar/Patel): 40 in 47 minutes, from 70 balls;
  • 7th wicket (Tendulkar/Agarakar): 12 in 18 minutes, from 36 balls;
  • 8th wicket (Tendulkar/Singh): 8 in 7 minutes, from 11 balls;
  • 9th wicket (Tendulkar/Nehra): 25 in 18 minutes, from 24 balls;
  • 10th wicket (Tendulkar/Khan): 0 in 3 minutes, from 6 balls.
  • New Zealand 2nd innings:
  • Partnerships:
  • 1st wicket (Richardson/Vincent): 46 in 43 minutes, from 57 balls.