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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND
AMI STADIUM, CHRISTCHURCH
FEBRUARY 24, 1978
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 25.1 | Scoring Rate: 3.0
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in New Zealand Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 60% 20 27 30 118
New Zealand 37% 25 38 27 90

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 418 10 875
2 New Zealand 235 10 559
3 England 96 4 132
4 New Zealand 105 10 162

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 NEW ZEALAND ENGLAND 1904-02-26 1923-02-09 1933-02-23 1947-08-16 1954-02-06 1959-06-04 1964-06-18 1969-03-07 1974-02-16

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND PTS NEW ZEALAND PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 10 25.1 1016 692 0.6 0.4
4 9 25.6 1000 688 0.59 0.41
4 8 26.2 986 692 0.59 0.41
4 7 26.8 969 691 0.58 0.42
4 6 26.9 945 671 0.58 0.42
4 5 26.7 914 634 0.59 0.41
4 4 27.6 901 647 0.58 0.42
4 3 28.4 884 652 0.58 0.42
4 2 29.3 866 660 0.57 0.43
4 1 30.0 844 658 0.56 0.44
3 5 31.2 826 672 0.55 0.45
3 4 30.3 795 659 0.55 0.45
3 3 31.3 798 642 0.55 0.45
3 2 31.8 783 617 0.56 0.44
3 1 32.3 766 590 0.56 0.44
2 10 32.6 744 562 0.57 0.43
2 9 33.4 718 550 0.57 0.43
2 8 34.9 698 560 0.55 0.45
2 7 33.6 653 489 0.57 0.43
2 6 35.6 631 507 0.55 0.45
2 5 37.7 607 525 0.54 0.46
2 4 38.4 571 503 0.53 0.47
2 3 38.5 533 467 0.53 0.47
2 2 39.2 496 444 0.53 0.47
2 1 41.4 459 451 0.5 0.5
1 10 41.8 418 418 0.5 0.5
1 9 41.7 375 375 0.5 0.5
1 8 38.1 305 305 0.5 0.5
1 7 42.0 294 294 0.5 0.5
1 6 48.0 288 288 0.5 0.5
1 5 25.6 128 128 0.5 0.5
1 4 31.8 127 127 0.5 0.5
1 3 8.7 26 26 0.5 0.5
1 2 9.0 18 18 0.5 0.5
1 1 15.0 15 15 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
IT Botham England 193 111 8 65.6
PH Edmonds England 240 60 6 84.9
RO Collinge New Zealand 215 118 5 23.3
RGD Willis England 162 59 5 40.5
RJ Hadlee New Zealand 294 164 4 14.6
EJ Chatfield New Zealand 252 116 1 1.1
CM Old England 126 64 1 1.2
SL Boock New Zealand 126 41 1 1.6
BE Congdon New Zealand 120 32 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
IT Botham England 133 1 319 26 5.8
G Miller England 89 1 273 17 0.9
RW Anderson New Zealand 77 2 201 23 8.3
JM Parker New Zealand 69 1 218 20 3.3
GRJ Roope England 59 1 195 11 0.3
PH Edmonds England 50 1 70 10 0.3
RW Taylor † England 45 1 217 9 0.0
RJ Hadlee New Zealand 40 2 65 12 0.7
MG Burgess (c) New Zealand 35 1 165 10 0.2
G Boycott (c) England 34 2 111 7 0.1
RO Collinge New Zealand 32 2 68 9 0.1
BE Congdon New Zealand 20 2 69 6 0.0
BC Rose England 18 2 62 4 0.0
CT Radley England 15 1 46 3 0.0
DW Randall England 13 2 23 3 0.0
CM Old England 9 2 15 2 0.0
EJ Chatfield New Zealand 9 2 44 3 0.0
RGD Willis England 6 0 20 1 0.0
GP Howarth New Zealand 6 2 71 2 0.0
JG Wright New Zealand 4 2 55 1 0.0
SL Boock New Zealand 2 2 38 1 0.0
WK Lees † New Zealand 0 2 10 0 0.0

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced New Zealand in 47 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 44 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous England v New Zealand test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

ENGLAND NEW ZEALAND STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
February 10, 1978
Basin Reserve, Wellington
56 40
February 28, 1975
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
68 29
February 20, 1975
Eden Park, Auckland
64 33
July 05, 1973
Headingley, Leeds
65 31
June 21, 1973
Lord's, London
60 36
June 07, 1973
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
58 39
March 05, 1971
Eden Park, Auckland
89 9
February 25, 1971
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
68 28
August 21, 1969
Kennington Oval, London
89 9