result
1st Test, Christchurch, Feb 1 - 7 1979, Pakistan tour of New Zealand
271 & 323/6d
(56 ov, target 305)290 & 176
Pakistan won by 128 runs
player of the match
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar c Edgar b Bracewell7-22-00.00
Talat Ali c Wright b Hadlee40-119300.00
Mohsin Khan lbw b Hadlee12-36-00.00
Javed Miandad  b Hadlee81-244800.00
Haroon Rasheed c Howarth b Hadlee40-105500.00
Wasim Raja c Boock b Cairns12---00.00
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)lbw b Hadlee10-99-00.00
Sarfraz Nawaz not out 31-147200.00
Wasim Bari  b Cairns9---00.00
Anwar Khan c †Lees b Boock12---10.00
Sikander Bakht c Edgar b Boock0--000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 8, nb 4)17
TOTAL(92.6 Ov, RR: 2.92)271
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Mudassar Nazar), 2-48 (Mohsin Khan), 3-75 (Talat Ali), 4-135 (Haroon Rasheed), 5-183 (Wasim Raja), 6-198 (Javed Miandad), 7-242 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 8-255 (Wasim Bari), 9-271 (Anwar Khan), 10-271 (Sikander Bakht)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee2526251.86---00
Brendon Bracewell1215013.12---00
Jeremy Coney731001.07---00
Lance Cairns3159622.32---00
Stephen Boock14.652221.11---00
Geoff Howarth311403.50---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c †Wasim Bari b Sikander Bakht27-109400.00
Bruce Edgar c †Wasim Bari b Sikander Bakht129-4141400.00
Geoff Howarth c Wasim Raja b Mushtaq Mohammad19-76200.00
Mark Burgess (c)c Javed Miandad b Sikander Bakht16-86-00.00
John Parker c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz2--000.00
Jeremy Coney c Javed Miandad b Mushtaq Mohammad6---00.00
Warren Lees c & b Mushtaq Mohammad8---00.00
Richard Hadlee c †Wasim Bari b Wasim Raja42-106500.00
Lance Cairns lbw b Mushtaq Mohammad11-28200.00
Stephen Boock  b Wasim Raja1--000.00
Brendon Bracewell not out 0--000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 9, nb 12)29
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 3.27)290
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (John Wright), 2-96 (Geoff Howarth), 3-147 (Mark Burgess), 4-151 (John Parker), 5-176 (Jeremy Coney), 6-200 (Warren Lees), 7-254 (Bruce Edgar), 8-288 (Lance Cairns), 9-289 (Stephen Boock), 10-290 (Richard Hadlee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sarfraz Nawaz2476712.09---00
Sikander Bakht2148833.14---00
Mushtaq Mohammad2546041.80---00
Anwar Khan401202.25---00
Wasim Raja10.451821.28---00
Mudassar Nazar411603.00---00
Pakistan 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar retired hurt 4---00.00
Talat Ali c Coney b Hadlee61-183800.00
Mohsin Khan lbw b Coney7---00.00
Javed Miandad not out 160-4201710.00
Haroon Rasheed  b Cairns35-151210.00
Wasim Raja c Hadlee b Coney17-58300.00
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)c Burgess b Hadlee12---00.00
Sarfraz Nawaz  b Hadlee4---00.00
Anwar Khan not out 3--000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 19)20
TOTAL(93 Ov, RR: 3.47)323/6d
Fall of wickets: 0-6* (Mudassar Nazar, retired hurt), 1-24 (Mohsin Khan), 2-128 (Talat Ali), 3-209 (Haroon Rasheed), 4-273 (Wasim Raja), 5-298 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 6-316 (Sarfraz Nawaz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee2648332.39---00
Brendon Bracewell705305.67---00
Jeremy Coney1213322.06---00
Lance Cairns2374611.50---00
Stephen Boock1947002.76---00
Geoff Howarth601802.25---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 305 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
John Wright  b Mushtaq Mohammad21---00.00
Bruce Edgar c Sarfraz Nawaz b Sikander Bakht16---00.00
Jeremy Coney c Mohsin Khan b Wasim Raja36---00.00
Geoff Howarth  b Mushtaq Mohammad0--000.00
Mark Burgess (c)c Sarfraz Nawaz b Wasim Raja6---00.00
John Parker lbw b Mushtaq Mohammad33-123400.00
Warren Lees c †Wasim Bari b Wasim Raja19-30300.00
Richard Hadlee c Sikander Bakht b Wasim Raja4---00.00
Lance Cairns not out 23-27410.00
Brendon Bracewell st †Wasim Bari b Mushtaq Mohammad5---00.00
Stephen Boock c Mohsin Khan b Mushtaq Mohammad0--000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 3)13
TOTAL(56 Ov, RR: 3.14)176
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Bruce Edgar), 2-62 (John Wright), 3-62 (Geoff Howarth), 4-77 (Mark Burgess), 5-98 (Jeremy Coney), 6-136 (Warren Lees), 7-142 (Richard Hadlee), 8-152 (John Parker), 9-176 (Brendon Bracewell), 10-176 (Stephen Boock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sarfraz Nawaz832202.06---00
Sikander Bakht601411.75---00
Mushtaq Mohammad2255952.01---00
Wasim Raja2036842.54---00
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesPakistan tour of New Zealand
Season1978/79
Player Of The Match
Mushtaq Mohammad
Mushtaq Mohammad
Javed Miandad
Javed Miandad
John Wright
John Wright
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 844
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Anwar Khan
Anwar Khan
Umpires
New Zealand Image
John Hastie
New Zealand Image
Robert Monteith
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Feb - day 1 -Pakistan 1st innings 220/6 (Mushtaq Mohammad 4*, Sarfraz Nawaz 16*, null ov)
Sat, 03 Feb - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 142/2 (Bruce Edgar 70*, Mark Burgess 12*, null ov)
Sun, 04 Feb - day 3 -Pakistan 2nd innings 99/1 (Talat Ali 51*, Javed Miandad 33*, null ov)
Mon, 05 Feb - rest day
Tue, 06 Feb - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 23 (John Wright 8*, Bruce Edgar 10*, null ov)
Wed, 07 Feb - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 176/10 (56 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • This was Jeremy Coney's first test for 5 years.
  • Mudassar Nazar retired hurt at 6/0