NZ v ENG 2018: 1st Test - Statistical analysis

All the key stats from the first Test between New Zealand and England in Auckland.

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New Zealand thrashed England in the first ever day-night Test match at home by an innings and 49 runs.Trent Boult was named Man-of-the-Match for his 9-wicket match haul.

All the key stats that were created during the first Test between New Zealand and England in Auckland

Innings & 49 runs - this was New Zealand's second biggest win against England in Test cricket 

NZ's biggest wins against ENG in Test Cricket

Margin Venue Year
innings & 132 runs Christchurch 1984
innings & 49 runs Auckland 2018
199 runs Leeds 2015

1 - First time New Zealand defeated England in two back-to-back Tests, before this match they defeated England at Leeds in May 2015.

10 - This was New Zealand's 10th Test win over England.

6/32 - Trent Boult's best Test bowling figures in an innings.

1992 - New Zealand haven't lost a Test match against England at Eden Park since 1992.

10 - England have lost 10 out of their last 12 away Tests, their last Test win came against Bangladesh in Chittagong in October 2016. Since then England have lost 1 Test vs Bangladesh, 4 vs India, 4 vs Australia and 1 vs New Zealand.

9/99 - This was Trent Boult's second-best match bowling performance in Test cricket

Best Match Bowling Performance for Trent Boult in Test cricket

Wickets vs Venue Year
10/80 WI Wellington 2013
9/99 ENG Auckland 2018
9/164 ENG Lords 2015

12.5 - Trent Boult's bowling average in day-night Test cricket

Best bowling average in D/N Test cricket (Min 10 wickets)

Player Team Wkts Avg
Trent Boult NZ 16 12.50
D Bishoo WI 10 17.40
J Anderson ENG 14 17.85
M Starc AUS 24 20.87
J Hazlewood AUS 21 22.42
S Broad ENG 10 25.70
W Riaz PAK 13 27.00
N Lyon AUS 15 28.46
Yasir Shah PAK 18 35.50

By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 26 Mar, 2018

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