Match Report & Highlights
After winning the toss Australia team captain SPD Smith* chose to bowl first. New Zealand team batted first and scored 370 runs all out the first day. BB McCullum captain of New Zealand cricket team played brilliant innings and scored 145 runs off 79 balls.
He completed his century with world cricket test fastest century with 54 balls and named top of the list. When the third wicket was down at 32 and McCullum comes to the pitch and blast his innings. CJ Anderson scored 72 runs off 66 balls, BJ Watling† scored 58 runs off 57 balls.
New Zealand team completed 370 runs off 65.4 overs then Australia played till the end of the day one wicket down (DA Warner at 12) with 57 runs. NM Lyon took three wickets, JM Bird, JL Pattinson and JR Hazlewood these three bowlers from Australia took two wickets each of them.
New Zealand Team
MJ Guptill, TWM Latham, KS Williamson, HM Nicholls, BB McCullum*, CJ Anderson, BJ Watling†, TG Southee, MJ Henry, N Wagner, TA Boult.
DA Warner, JA Burns, UT Khawaja, SPD Smith*, AC Voges, MR Marsh, PM Nevill†, JL Pattinson, JR Hazlewood, NM Lyon, JM Bird.