Australia vs New Zealand 3rd Test Scorecard 29 Nov 2015

Read scorecard of Aus vs NZ 3rd Test played at Adelaide Oval Stadium from 27 to 29 November 2015. Australia grabbed the series by 2-0 in the final test by defeating the Kiwis by three wickets. The visitors gave a moderate target of 187 runs for the hosts to chase down. Australia were left in a worry by Trent Boult, who took five wickets and brought the Aussies down to 185 for 7. Although, the hosts could have chased the target down, New Zealand gave them a tough time doing so.

New Zealand were left at 116-5 at stumps day 2. Many would have predicted the result of this game – the victory of Australia. New Zealand went to score 208 runs in their second innings. They were destroyed by Hazlewood, who took a six wicket haul along with Marshal, who removed three batsmen while Lyon plucking one wicket. None of the New Zealanders was able to draw a half century, only Mitchell Santner was able to score 45 runs and Bracewell made 27 runs and remained unbeaten at the crease.

Australia began their innings, seeming to be in shape. But Burns fell for 11 runs, then Warner fell after making 35 runs. The Marsh brothers – Shaun and Mitchell – scored 77 runs together with Shaun falling just one run short to a half century and Mitchell Marsh making 28 runs. Australia were only needing two runs for victory before Nevill fell to Boult at 185-6, making the figure 185-7. Siddle scored the winning runs, with injured Starc as partner at the crease.

Boult took seven wickets in the entire game, taking two in first and five in second innings. From Australia, it was Hazlewood who gave a hard time to New Zealand batting. He took nine wickets in the game, three wickets in the first and a six wicket haul in the second innings. He was named as the Man of the Match while southpaw David Warner was named as the Player of Series.

New Zealand 202 & 208
Australia 224 & 187/7 (51.0 ov)
Result: Australia won by 3 wickets and win the series by 2-0
Toss: New Zealand won the toss and chose to bat
Venue: Adelaide Oval
Man of the match: Josh Hazlewood
Man of the series: David Warner
New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Guptill lbw b Hazlewood 1 16 9 0 0 11.11
TWM Latham c †Nevill b Lyon 50 134 103 7 0 48.54
KS Williamson lbw b Starc 22 83 58 2 0 37.93
LRPL Taylor c †Nevill b Siddle 21 41 25 3 0 84.00
BB McCullum* c †Nevill b Starc 4 10 6 0 0 66.66
MJ Santner b Starc 31 56 46 7 0 67.39
BJ Watling† c Smith b Hazlewood 29 113 80 2 0 36.25
MD Craig b Lyon 11 24 14 2 0 78.57
DAJ Bracewell c Burns b Siddle 11 38 30 1 0 36.66
TG Southee c Warner b Hazlewood 16 20 15 1 1 106.66
TA Boult not out 2 14 7 0 0 28.57
Extras (lb 1, w 2, nb 1) 4
Total (all out; 65.2 overs; 282 mins) 202 (3.09 runs per over)

Fall of wickets 1-7 (Guptill, 3.2 ov), 2-59 (Williamson, 23.4 ov), 3-94 (Latham, 31.5 ov), 4-98 (Taylor, 32.6 ov), 5-98 (McCullum, 33.3 ov), 6-142 (Santner, 46.3 ov), 7-164 (Craig, 52.3 ov), 8-184 (Watling, 61.2 ov), 9-194 (Bracewell, 62.2 ov),10-202 (Southee, 65.2 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
MA Starc 9 3 24 3 2.66 45 4 0
JR Hazlewood 17.2 2 66 3 3.80 77 7 1
PM Siddle 17 5 54 2 3.17 80 7 0
NM Lyon 15 1 42 2 2.80 71 7 0
MR Marsh 5 1 12 0 2.40 26 0 0 (1nb, 1w)
SPD Smith 2 0 3 0 1.50 9 0 0
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JA Burns b Bracewell 14 55 41 1 0 34.14
DA Warner c Southee b Boult 1 12 11 0 0 9.09
SPD Smith* c †Watling b Craig 53 183 114 5 0 46.49
AC Voges c Guptill b Southee 13 45 42 2 0 30.95
SE Marsh run out (McCullum) 2 16 12 0 0 16.66
MR Marsh c †Watling b Bracewell 4 33 25 0 0 16.00
PM Nevill† c Santner b Bracewell 66 140 110 8 0 60.00
PM Siddle c Latham b Craig 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
JR Hazlewood b Santner 4 9 10 1 0 40.00
NM Lyon c Williamson b Boult 34 59 49 3 1 69.38
MA Starc not out 24 20 15 3 2 160.00
Extras (b 5, lb 3, w 1) 9
Total (all out; 72.1 overs; 288 mins) 224 (3.10 runs per over)

Fall of wickets 1-6 (Warner, 3.2 ov), 2-34 (Burns, 13.1 ov), 3-63 (Voges, 24.4 ov), 4-67 (SE Marsh, 28.4 ov), 5-80 (MR Marsh, 36.1 ov), 6-109 (Smith, 48.2 ov), 7-109 (Siddle, 48.6 ov), 8-116 (Hazlewood, 51.5 ov), 9-190 (Lyon, 67.4 ov), 10-224 (Nevill, 72.1 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
TG Southee 17 1 50 1 2.94 76 5 0
TA Boult 17 5 41 2 2.41 85 6 0
DAJ Bracewell 12.1 3 18 3 1.47 61 1 0 (1w)
MJ Santner 16 1 54 1 3.37 68 5 1
MD Craig 10 1 53 2 5.30 40 6 2
New Zealand 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
TWM Latham c †Nevill b Hazlewood 10 64 45 1 0 22.22
MJ Guptill c MR Marsh b Hazlewood 17 52 39 2 0 43.58
KS Williamson c †Nevill b MR Marsh 9 34 24 1 0 37.50
LRPL Taylor lbw b Hazlewood 32 71 32 5 0 100.00
BB McCullum* lbw b MR Marsh 20 32 21 3 0 95.23
MJ Santner st †Nevill b Lyon 45 122 88 5 1 51.13
BJ Watling† c Smith b Hazlewood 7 37 35 1 0 20.00
MD Craig c †Nevill b Hazlewood 15 32 25 2 0 60.00
DAJ Bracewell not out 27 73 40 1 1 67.50
TG Southee c Lyon b MR Marsh 13 22 16 2 0 81.25
TA Boult b Hazlewood 5 16 12 0 0 41.66
Extras (b 6, lb 2) 8
Total (all out; 62.5 overs; 278 mins) 208 (3.31 runs per over)

Fall of wickets 1-29 (Guptill, 12.3 ov), 2-32 (Latham, 14.6 ov), 3-52 (Williamson, 19.6 ov), 4-84 (McCullum, 25.2 ov), 5-98 (Taylor, 28.3 ov), 6-116 (Watling, 38.3 ov), 7-140 (Craig, 46.5 ov), 8-175 (Santner, 54.4 ov), 9-192 (Southee, 59.2 ov), 10-208 (Boult, 62.5 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
JR Hazlewood 24.5 5 70 6 2.81 117 9 0
PM Siddle 14 6 35 0 2.50 67 1 1
MR Marsh 14 2 59 3 4.21 58 9 0
NM Lyon 10 1 36 1 3.60 42 4 1
Australia 2nd innings (target: 187 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
DA Warner c Southee b Bracewell 35 54 37 4 0 94.59
JA Burns lbw b Boult 11 24 14 2 0 78.57
SPD Smith* lbw b Boult 14 37 24 2 0 58.33
AC Voges c Southee b Boult 28 80 45 4 0 62.22
SE Marsh c Taylor b Boult 49 153 117 6 0 41.88
MR Marsh c Williamson b Santner 28 44 29 2 1 96.55
PM Nevill† c †Watling b Boult 10 50 27 0 0 37.03
PM Siddle not out 9 20 12 1 0 75.00
MA Starc not out 0 6 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, w 1) 3
Total (7 wickets; 51 overs; 234 mins) 187 (3.66 runs per over)

Did not bat JR Hazlewood, NM Lyon


Fall of wickets 1-34 (Burns, 5.3 ov), 2-62 (Warner, 12.1 ov), 3-66 (Smith, 13.2 ov), 4-115 (Voges, 29.2 ov), 5-161 (MR Marsh, 38.3 ov), 6-176 (SE Marsh, 47.1 ov), 7-185 (Nevill, 49.5 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
TG Southee 16 1 58 0 3.62 65 6 0
TA Boult 16 3 60 5 3.75 70 8 0 (1w)
DAJ Bracewell 11 2 37 1 3.36 49 4 0
MD Craig 6 0 22 0 3.66 24 3 0
MJ Santner 2 0 8 1 4.00 9 0 1