NZ v ENG 2018 2nd Test Day 3 : Statistical Highlights

All the key stats from the third day of second Test between New Zealand and England in Christchurch

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The second and final Test between New Zealand and England is being played in Christchrch.On the third day England ended on 202 for 3 with a lead of 231 runs. New Zealand were all out for 278 runs in their first innings, Stuart Broad took 6 wickets for England and Watling scored 85 runs for New Zealand.

Here are all the key stats that were created during third day of second Test between NZ and ENG

Stuart Broad 6/54

- His 16th five wickets haul in Test cricket

- 4th five wickets haul against New Zealand in Test cricket

- 2nd five wickets haul on New Zealand soil in Tests

- 1st five wickets haul in Test cricket since his 6/17 against South Africa at Johannesburg in Jan 2016 and after 45 innings

28 - Wickets taken by Stuart Broad in New Zealand in Test cricket, the joint most for England in New Zealand

Most wickets for ENG on NZ soil in Test cricket

  1. STUART BROAD - 28* Wickets
  2. Bob Willis - 28 wickets
  3. Sir Ian Botham - 27 wickets
  4. Andrew Caddick - 27 wickets
  5. James Anderson - 25* wickets

60 - Stuart Broad with 60 wickets is now the joint second leading wicket taker for England against New Zealand in Test cricket.

Most wickets for ENG against NZ in Test cricket

  1. Sir Ian Botham - 64 wickets
  2. Stuart Broad - 60* wickets
  3. Bob Willis - 60 wickets
  4. James Anderson - 59 wickets

Opening bowling pairs taking all 20 wickets in first innings in Test cricket

  1. S Barners (6/42) & C Blythe (4/64) for Eng and H Trumble (3/38) & M Noble (7/17) for Aus at Melbourne in Jan 1902
  2. F Foster (5/16) & S Barners (5/25) for Eng and A Nourse (3/46) & S Pegler (7/65) for SA at Lords in Jun 1912
  3. Trent Boult (4/87) & Tim Southee (6/62) for NZ and James Anderson (4/76) & Stuart Broad (6/54) at Christchurch in March 2018

By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 01 Apr, 2018

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