1st Test, Hamilton, Jan 13 - 17 1996, Zimbabwe tour of New Zealand
230/8d & 222/5d
(61 ov, target 257)196 & 208/6
Match drawn
player of the match
Chris Cairns
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
Craig Spearman c †A Flower b Streak033000.00
Roger Twose  b Brandes421512274027.81
Stephen Fleming run out (Olonga)4970839070.00
Adam Parore c †A Flower b Streak1663882025.39
Nathan Astle lbw b Streak1849892036.73
Chris Cairns c †A Flower b Streak723280030.43
Lee Germon (c)†c Carlisle b Olonga2444683054.54
Dipak Patel c Olonga b PA Strang3163834049.20
Greg Loveridge retired hurt 422251018.18
Robert Kennedy not out 24130050.00
Geoff Allott not out 01312000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 11, nb 21, w 1)37
TOTAL(80 Ov, RR: 2.87)230/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Craig Spearman), 2-67 (Stephen Fleming), 3-115 (Adam Parore), 4-143 (Roger Twose), 5-160 (Chris Cairns), 6-164 (Nathan Astle), 7-216 (Lee Germon), 8-226 (Dipak Patel), 8-226* (Greg Loveridge, retired hurt)
Heath Streak2575242.08---014
Bryan Strang24115102.12---00
Eddo Brandes1534613.06---00
Henry Olonga1426514.64---16
Paul Strang21110.50---00
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
Grant Flower  b Cairns529370017.24
Stuart Carlisle c †Germon b Cairns416171025.00
Alistair Campbell c Astle b Allott5890062.50
Dave Houghton lbw b Cairns3143613072.09
Andy Flower (c)†c Spearman b Kennedy619330031.57
Guy Whittall c †Germon b Kennedy541632073033.12
Heath Streak c Spearman b Cairns2454684044.44
Paul Strang  b Patel491261277038.88
Henry Olonga c †Germon b Kennedy0911000.00
Eddo Brandes not out 36100050.00
Bryan Strang c Astle b Patel43310133.33
Extras(lb 3, nb 6, w 2)11
TOTAL(74.5 Ov, RR: 2.61)196
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Stuart Carlisle), 2-13 (Alistair Campbell), 3-21 (Grant Flower), 4-41 (Andy Flower), 5-56 (Dave Houghton), 6-98 (Heath Streak), 7-189 (Guy Whittall), 8-189 (Paul Strang), 9-191 (Henry Olonga), 10-196 (Bryan Strang)
Chris Cairns2475642.33---05
Geoff Allott1755113.00---10
Robert Kennedy1242832.33---10
Roger Twose511402.80---01
Dipak Patel16.544422.61---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
Craig Spearman lbw b Streak2742492164.28
Roger Twose run out (Brandes)847860017.02
Stephen Fleming c †A Flower b PA Strang2128312075.00
Adam Parore not out 8417722312047.45
Nathan Astle c Olonga b BC Strang3278833041.02
Chris Cairns c Olonga b Brandes715291046.66
Lee Germon (c)†not out 22711042030.98
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 6, w 4)21
TOTAL(75 Ov, RR: 2.96)222/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Craig Spearman), 2-63 (Stephen Fleming), 3-64 (Roger Twose), 4-121 (Nathan Astle), 5-140 (Chris Cairns)
Heath Streak2245612.54---36
Eddo Brandes1845212.88---00
Bryan Strang511913.80---00
Paul Strang2475712.37---00
Grant Flower31702.33---00
Henry Olonga312006.66---10
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS (target: 257 runs)
Grant Flower c †Germon b Cairns59911347064.83
Stuart Carlisle c Fleming b Patel1939532048.71
Guy Whittall c Kennedy b Twose2040453050.00
Dave Houghton lbw b Twose3152563059.61
Andy Flower (c)†not out 58781118074.35
Alistair Campbell c †Germon b Patel313130023.07
Heath Streak lbw b Cairns635370017.14
Paul Strang not out 02537000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 7, w 1)12
TOTAL(61 Ov, RR: 3.4)208/6
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Stuart Carlisle), 2-99 (Guy Whittall), 3-125 (Grant Flower), 4-143 (Dave Houghton), 5-151 (Alistair Campbell), 6-177 (Heath Streak)
Chris Cairns1544322.86---00
Geoff Allott704907.00---00
Robert Kennedy501903.80---12
Dipak Patel2165722.71---00
Roger Twose1303622.76---05
Trust Bank Park, Hamilton
TossZimbabwe, elected to field first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Chris Cairns
Chris Cairns
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1322
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Geoff Allott
Geoff Allott
Greg Loveridge
Greg Loveridge
Nathan Astle
Nathan Astle
Robert Kennedy
Robert Kennedy
New Zealand Image
Dave Quested
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Lloyd Barker
TV Umpire
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Doug Cowie
Match Referee
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Sat, 13 Jan - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 68/2 (Roger Twose 13*, Adam Parore 0*)
Sun, 14 Jan - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 154/4 (Nathan Astle 16*, Chris Cairns 7*)
Mon, 15 Jan - day 3 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 82/5 (Guy Whittall 9*, Heath Streak 15*)
Tue, 16 Jan - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 129/4 (Adam Parore 23*, Chris Cairns 6*)
Wed, 17 Jan - day 5 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 208/6 (61 ov) - end of match
  • First ever Test between the two countries in New Zealand.
Day 1
  • Rain delayed the start by approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes, 87 overs minimum scheduled.
  • Further rain restricted play to only 21 overs
Day 3
  • GR Loveridge retired hurt at 226/8
  • New Zealand declared at lunch