result
1st Test, Auckland, Mar 7 - 12 2001, Pakistan tour of New Zealand
346 & 336/5d
(59.4 ov, target 431)252 & 131
Pakistan won by 299 runs
player of the match
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• Lynn McConnell

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Scorecard summary
Pakistan346/10(106 overs)1st INNINGS
Daryl Tuffey4/96(34)
Chris Martin4/106(22)
New Zealand252/10(96.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Pakistan336/5(103 overs)2nd INNINGS
Younis Khan*149 (182)
Imran Farhat63 (108)
Daryl Tuffey3/43(17)
Paul Wiseman1/107(36)
New Zealand131/10(59.4 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesPakistan tour of New Zealand
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Mohammad Sami
Mohammad Sami
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1533
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Faisal Iqbal
Faisal Iqbal
Imran Farhat
Imran Farhat
James Franklin
James Franklin
Misbah-ul-Haq
Misbah-ul-Haq
Mohammad Sami
Mohammad Sami
Umpires
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Doug Cowie
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Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
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Billy Bowden
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle