result
3rd Test, Lord's, Aug 24 - 28 1978, New Zealand tour of England and Netherlands
339 & 67
(target 118)289 & 118/3
England won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
123
geoff-howarth
Player Of The Series
31 runs
bob-taylor
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c Edmonds b Botham1776902022.36
Bruce Edgar c Edmonds b Emburey39881107044.31
Geoff Howarth c †Taylor b Botham12329133614042.26
John Parker lbw b Hendrick1448591029.16
Mark Burgess (c)lbw b Botham681451448046.89
Bevan Congdon c Emburey b Botham2890025.00
Robert Anderson  b Botham1646440034.78
Richard Hadlee c Brearley b Botham045000.00
Richard Collinge c Emburey b Willis1975832025.33
Stephen Boock not out 46064006.66
Brendon Bracewell st †Taylor b Emburey426241015.38
Extras(b 4, lb 18, nb 7, w 4)33
TOTAL(143.1 Ov, RR: 2.36)339
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (John Wright), 2-70 (Bruce Edgar), 3-117 (John Parker), 4-247 (Mark Burgess), 5-253 (Bevan Congdon), 6-290 (Robert Anderson), 7-290 (Richard Hadlee), 8-321 (Geoff Howarth), 9-333 (Richard Collinge), 10-339 (Brendon Bracewell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis2997912.72---00
Mike Hendrick28143911.39---00
Ian Botham381310162.65---00
Phil Edmonds1231901.58---00
John Emburey26.1123921.49---00
Graham Gooch1002902.90---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch c Boock b Hadlee22100100.00
Geoff Boycott c Hadlee b Bracewell24731033032.87
Clive Radley c Congdon b Hadlee772002299038.50
David Gower c Wright b Boock711391808051.07
Mike Brearley (c)c †Edgar b Hadlee33911370036.26
Ian Botham c †Edgar b Collinge2178963026.92
Bob Taylor lbw b Hadlee11618006.25
Phil Edmonds c †Edgar b Hadlee519221026.31
John Emburey  b Collinge23450005.88
Mike Hendrick  b Bracewell1233570036.36
Bob Willis not out 716210043.75
Extras(b 7, lb 5, nb 22)34
TOTAL(112.3 Ov, RR: 2.56)289
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Graham Gooch), 2-66 (Geoff Boycott), 3-180 (Clive Radley), 4-211 (David Gower), 5-249 (Mike Brearley), 6-255 (Bob Taylor), 7-258 (Ian Botham), 8-263 (Phil Edmonds), 9-274 (John Emburey), 10-289 (Mike Hendrick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee3298452.62---00
Richard Collinge3095821.93---00
Brendon Bracewell19.316823.48---00
Stephen Boock25103311.32---00
Bevan Congdon611202.00---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright  b Botham1252701023.07
Bruce Edgar  b Botham416201025.00
Robert Anderson c †Taylor b Willis11513006.66
John Parker c †Taylor b Botham315170020.00
Mark Burgess (c)c Hendrick b Botham1444583031.81
Bevan Congdon c †Taylor b Willis317210017.64
Stephen Boock c Radley b Willis046000.00
Brendon Bracewell c Hendrick b Willis031000.00
Geoff Howarth not out 1450551028.00
Richard Hadlee run out 551810100.00
Richard Collinge  b Botham01223000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 8)11
TOTAL(37.1 Ov, RR: 1.80)67
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Bruce Edgar), 2-14 (Robert Anderson), 3-20 (John Parker), 4-29 (John Wright), 5-33 (Bevan Congdon), 6-37 (Stephen Boock), 7-37 (Brendon Bracewell), 8-43 (Mark Burgess), 9-57 (Richard Hadlee), 10-67 (Richard Collinge)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1681641.00---00
Ian Botham18.143952.14---00
John Emburey32100.33---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 118 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch not out 42951366044.21
Geoff Boycott  b Hadlee414201028.57
Clive Radley  b Hadlee011000.00
David Gower c Congdon b Bracewell4661655175.40
Mike Brearley (c)not out 828451028.57
Extras(lb 3, nb 11, w 4)18
TOTAL(30.5 Ov, RR: 3.82)118/3
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Geoff Boycott), 2-14 (Clive Radley), 3-84 (David Gower)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee13.523122.24---00
Richard Collinge612604.33---00
Brendon Bracewell603215.33---00
Stephen Boock511102.20---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England and Netherlands
Season1978
Player Of The Match
Geoff Howarth
Geoff Howarth
Player Of The Series
Bob Taylor
Bob Taylor
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 830
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
John Emburey
John Emburey
Umpires
England Image
Barrie Meyer
England Image
Dickie Bird
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Aug - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 280/5 (Geoff Howarth 105*, Robert Anderson 8*)
Fri, 25 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 175/2 (Clive Radley 75*, David Gower 55*)
Sat, 26 Aug - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 37/7 (Mark Burgess 8*)
Sun, 27 Aug - rest day
Mon, 28 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 118/3 (30.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Last tests of Collinge and Congdon.