result
3rd Test, Wellington, Apr 3 - 7 2009, India tour of New Zealand
379 & 434/7d
(94.3 ov, target 617)197 & 281/8
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
23 & 167
gautam-gambhir
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gautam Gambhir lbw b Franklin2347782048.93
Virender Sehwag c †McCullum b O'Brien4851707194.11
Rahul Dravid c Franklin b Martin351141823030.70
Sachin Tendulkar c †McCullum b Martin628510811072.94
VVS Laxman c McIntosh b Southee416250025.00
Yuvraj Singh lbw b Ryder912112075.00
MS Dhoni (c)†c O'Brien b Southee52891066158.42
Harbhajan Singh c Vettori b Martin60781027176.92
Zaheer Khan c †McCullum b O'Brien33234160143.47
Ishant Sharma c †McCullum b Martin1831432058.06
Munaf Patel not out 15142530107.14
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 7, w 3)20
TOTAL(92.1 Ov, RR: 4.11)379
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Virender Sehwag, 15.3 ov), 2-75 (Gautam Gambhir, 16.6 ov), 3-165 (Sachin Tendulkar, 42.5 ov), 4-173 (VVS Laxman, 48.3 ov), 5-182 (Yuvraj Singh, 51.3 ov), 6-204 (Rahul Dravid, 58.1 ov), 7-283 (MS Dhoni, 76.6 ov), 8-315 (Harbhajan Singh, 82.1 ov), 9-347 (Zaheer Khan, 85.6 ov), 10-379 (Ishant Sharma, 92.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Martin25.139843.8910612020
Tim Southee1819425.227415100
Iain O'Brien2238924.049613011
James Franklin1443812.71655002
Daniel Vettori914705.22384203
Jesse Ryder42310.75230001
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tim McIntosh c Yuvraj Singh b Khan32741166043.24
Martin Guptill  b Khan1723272073.91
Daniel Flynn c †Dhoni b Khan28140025.00
Ross Taylor c †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh42921396045.65
Jesse Ryder c †Dhoni b Khan312220025.00
James Franklin c Sehwag b Harbhajan Singh1542522035.71
Brendon McCullum c †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh2456882042.85
Daniel Vettori (c)c †Dhoni b Sharma1113131184.61
Tim Southee c & b Khan1627333059.25
Iain O'Brien c †Dhoni b Patel1938492050.00
Chris Martin not out 4551080.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3)12
TOTAL(65 Ov, RR: 3.03)197
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Martin Guptill, 6.6 ov), 2-31 (Daniel Flynn, 10.1 ov), 3-80 (Tim McIntosh, 26.6 ov), 4-98 (Jesse Ryder, 32.1 ov), 5-120 (Ross Taylor, 41.1 ov), 6-125 (James Franklin, 43.2 ov), 7-138 (Daniel Vettori, 46.3 ov), 8-160 (Tim Southee, 54.4 ov), 9-181 (Brendon McCullum, 61.3 ov), 10-197 (Iain O'Brien, 64.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan1826553.61748000
Ishant Sharma1434713.35688100
Munaf Patel822012.50403000
Harbhajan Singh2344331.861114000
Yuvraj Singh201005.0082000
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gautam Gambhir lbw b O'Brien16725735216264.98
Virender Sehwag c Taylor b Martin127930171.42
Rahul Dravid c †McCullum b Vettori6014518710041.37
Sachin Tendulkar c Taylor b Vettori920250145.00
VVS Laxman  b O'Brien611091389055.96
Yuvraj Singh c Taylor b Martin4046756186.95
MS Dhoni (c)†not out 5683-8067.46
Harbhajan Singh c Southee b Martin03-000.00
Zaheer Khan not out 1831-1158.06
Extras(lb 5, nb 5, w 1)11
TOTAL(116 Ov, RR: 3.74)434/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Virender Sehwag, 1.6 ov), 2-184 (Rahul Dravid, 48.3 ov), 3-208 (Sachin Tendulkar, 54.6 ov), 4-314 (Gautam Gambhir, 88.3 ov), 5-319 (VVS Laxman, 90.3 ov), 6-397 (Yuvraj Singh, 105.3 ov), 7-397 (Harbhajan Singh, 105.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Southee1225804.834910000
Chris Martin2277033.1810611003
Iain O'Brien25610024.0010812200
James Franklin1637204.506310010
Jesse Ryder612103.50272001
Daniel Vettori35510823.081538301
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 617 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tim McIntosh c Dravid b Khan432480012.50
Martin Guptill lbw b Harbhajan Singh49931374252.68
Daniel Flynn  b Khan1039431025.64
Ross Taylor  b Harbhajan Singh10716526116064.84
Jesse Ryder c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh022000.00
James Franklin lbw b Tendulkar491712507028.65
Brendon McCullum c Dravid b Tendulkar616250037.50
Daniel Vettori (c)not out 1524-2062.50
Tim Southee c †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh313-0023.07
Iain O'Brien not out 1917-40111.76
Extras(b 10, lb 2, nb 6, w 1)19
TOTAL(94.3 Ov, RR: 2.97)281/8
Did not bat: Chris Martin 
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Tim McIntosh, 10.6 ov), 2-54 (Daniel Flynn, 22.3 ov), 3-84 (Martin Guptill, 31.2 ov), 4-84 (Jesse Ryder, 31.4 ov), 5-226 (Ross Taylor, 77.4 ov), 6-244 (Brendon McCullum, 84.1 ov), 7-253 (James Franklin, 86.3 ov), 8-258 (Tim Southee, 89.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Zaheer Khan19.365722.92914210
Munaf Patel1342201.69663000
Ishant Sharma1225704.75499001
Harbhajan Singh3385941.781688001
Yuvraj Singh10404.0051000
Virender Sehwag702503.57322003
Sachin Tendulkar904525.00347000
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Gautam Gambhir
Gautam Gambhir
Series resultIndia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1918
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days3,4,5,6,7 April 2009 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
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Dave Quested
Match Referee
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Alan Hurst
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 03 Apr - day 1 - India 1st innings 375/9 (Ishant Sharma 15*, Munaf Patel 14*, 90 ov)
Sat, 04 Apr - day 2 - India 2nd innings 51/1 (Gautam Gambhir 28*, Rahul Dravid 9*, 16 ov)
Sun, 05 Apr - day 3 - India 2nd innings 349/5 (Yuvraj Singh 15*, MS Dhoni 16*, 97.5 ov)
Mon, 06 Apr - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 167/4 (Ross Taylor 69*, James Franklin 26*, 56 ov)
Tue, 07 Apr - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 281/8 (94.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • India: 50 runs in 9.4 overs (59 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (G Gambhir 16, V Sehwag 33, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: India - 68/0 in 14.0 overs (G Gambhir 23, V Sehwag 43)
  • India: 100 runs in 26.5 overs (163 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: India - 101/2 in 27.0 overs (R Dravid 9, SR Tendulkar 16)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (R Dravid 15, SR Tendulkar 31, Ex 4)
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 67 balls (9 x 4)
  • India: 150 runs in 38.5 overs (236 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: India - 161/2 in 42.0 overs (R Dravid 26, SR Tendulkar 58)
  • Tea: India - 190/5 in 55.0 overs (R Dravid 31, MS Dhoni 6)
  • India: 200 runs in 56.5 overs (346 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: India - 242/6 in 69.0 overs (MS Dhoni 26, Harbhajan Singh 26)
  • India: 250 runs in 71.5 overs (438 balls), Extras 10
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (MS Dhoni 16, Harbhajan Singh 33, Ex 2)
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Harbhajan Singh: 50 off 58 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 300 runs in 79.5 overs (488 balls), Extras 13
  • New Ball Taken: India 302/7 after 80.0 overs (Harbhajan Singh 54, Z Khan 0)
  • India: 350 runs in 86.4 overs (530 balls), Extras 20
  • End Of Day: India - 375/9 in 90.0 overs (I Sharma 15, MM Patel 14)
Day 2
  • Innings Break: India - 379/10 in 92.1 overs (MM Patel 15)
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 35/2 in 12.0 overs (TG McIntosh 12, LRPL Taylor 4)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 19.1 overs (115 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 64/2 in 23.0 overs (TG McIntosh 24, LRPL Taylor 17)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 32.3 overs (195 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 115/4 in 37.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 40, JEC Franklin 12)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 140/7 in 50.0 overs (BB McCullum 7, TG Southee 1)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (315 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 186/9 in 63.0 overs (IE O'Brien 12, CS Martin 0)
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 197/10 in 65.0 overs (CS Martin 4)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (92 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: India - 51/1 in 16.0 overs (G Gambhir 28, R Dravid 9)
Day 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (G Gambhir 39, R Dravid 9, Ex 2)
  • G Gambhir: 50 off 76 balls (7 x 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 28.3 overs (173 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: India - 106/1 in 30.0 overs (G Gambhir 62, R Dravid 28)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 185 balls (G Gambhir 62, R Dravid 36, Ex 3)
  • India: 150 runs in 40.3 overs (245 balls), Extras 5
  • R Dravid: 50 off 114 balls (9 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 257 balls (G Gambhir 94, R Dravid 53, Ex 4)
  • Lunch: India - 170/1 in 46.0 overs (G Gambhir 96, R Dravid 57)
  • G Gambhir: 100 off 138 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • India: 200 runs in 52.1 overs (316 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: India - 215/3 in 61.0 overs (G Gambhir 126, VVS Laxman 1)
  • India: 250 runs in 72.4 overs (439 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 116 balls (G Gambhir 29, VVS Laxman 22, Ex 1)
  • G Gambhir: 150 off 223 balls (15 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: India - 269/3 in 77.0 overs (G Gambhir 151, VVS Laxman 29)
  • India: 300 runs in 83.6 overs (508 balls), Extras 9
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 103 balls (8 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 198 balls (G Gambhir 47, VVS Laxman 53, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: India - 319/5 in 90.3 overs (Yuvraj Singh 1)
  • Bad Light: India - 349/5 in 97.5 overs (Yuvraj Singh 15, MS Dhoni 16)
  • End Of Day: India - 349/5 in 97.5 overs (Yuvraj Singh 15, MS Dhoni 16)
Day 4
  • India: 350 runs in 98.4 overs (596 balls), Extras 9
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (Yuvraj Singh 19, MS Dhoni 34, Ex 0)
  • India: 400 runs in 109.5 overs (664 balls), Extras 10
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 77 balls (7 x 4)
  • Innings Break: India - 434/7 in 116.0 overs (MS Dhoni 56, Z Khan 18)
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 37/1 in 15.0 overs (MJ Guptill 29, DR Flynn 4)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 18.3 overs (111 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 82/2 in 29.0 overs (MJ Guptill 48, LRPL Taylor 15)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 36.5 overs (221 balls), Extras 6
  • Tea: New Zealand - 136/4 in 42.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 48, JEC Franklin 18)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (LRPL Taylor 32, JEC Franklin 18, Ex 2)
  • LRPL Taylor: 50 off 66 balls (9 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 49.1 overs (297 balls), Extras 8
  • Bad Light: New Zealand - 167/4 in 56.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 69, JEC Franklin 26)
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 167/4 in 56.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 69, JEC Franklin 26)
Day 5
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 213 balls (LRPL Taylor 65, JEC Franklin 29, Ex 9)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 70.4 overs (429 balls), Extras 18
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 205/4 in 71.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 94, JEC Franklin 30)
  • LRPL Taylor: 100 off 158 balls (15 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 84.5 overs (515 balls), Extras 19
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 254/7 in 88.0 overs (DL Vettori 10, TG Southee 0)
  • New Ball Taken: New Zealand 277/8 after 94.3 overs (DL Vettori 15, IE O'Brien 15)
  • Rain: New Zealand - 281/8 in 94.3 overs (DL Vettori 15, IE O'Brien 19)
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