List of international cricket five-wicket hauls at Seddon Park

Seddon Park is a cricket ground in Hamilton, New Zealand. It has been used for cricket matches since 1914 and has been used as a first-class cricket venue by Northern Districts since 1956 when the side were admitted into the Plunket Shield. The ground is located close to the centre of Hamilton, New Zealand's fifth largest city. It has a capacity of 10,000 and is named after a former Prime Minister of New Zealand, Richard Seddon.[1]

Seddon Park from the air

The ground was first used for international cricket in 1981 when a One Day International (ODI) between New Zealand and India was played. The first Test match on the ground was played in February 1991 between New Zealand and Sri Lanka, and the first Twenty20 International (T20I) was played in December 2008 with West Indies the opposition.[1] The first Women's ODI was held on the ground in 1982 and it remains in use as an international venue for both New Zealand's men's and women's sides. A number of international matches not involving New Zealand teams have been played on the ground, and it hosted three ODI matches during the 2015 Cricket World Cup.

In cricket, a five-wicket haul (also known as a "five-for" or "fifer") refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings. This is regarded as a notable achievement.[2] This list details the five-wicket hauls taken in international cricket at Seddon Park.

The first bowler to take a five-wicket haul in an international match at Seddon Park was Sri Lanka's Rumesh Ratnayake took five wickets for 77 runs (5/77) during the ground's first Test match in 1991. The best Test match bowling figures in an innings on the ground are the 7/27 taken by Chris Cairns for New Zealand against West Indies in December 1999. The first bowler to take a five-wicket haul in an ODI on the ground was New Zealand's Rachel Pullar, who took 5/7 in 1999 against South Africa Women.

KeyEdit

Symbol Meaning
Date Day the Test started or ODI was held
Inn Innings in which five-wicket haul was taken
O Number of overs bowled
R Number of runs conceded
W Number of wickets taken
Result Result of the match

Test match five-wicket haulsEdit

As of 24 February 2020

Five-wicket hauls have been achieved a total of 28 times in Test matches on the ground.

Five-wicket hauls in Men's Test matches at Seddon Park
No. Bowler Date Team Opposing Team Inn O R W Result
1 Rumesh Ratnayake 22 February 1991   Sri Lanka   New Zealand 1 30.4 77 5 Drawn[3]
2 Murphy Su'a[A] 2 January 1993   New Zealand   Pakistan 1 24 73 5 Pakistan won[4]
3 Danny Morrison[A] 2 January 1993   New Zealand   Pakistan 3 15 41 5 Pakistan won[4]
4 Wasim Akram[A] 2 January 1993   Pakistan   New Zealand 4 22 45 5 Pakistan won[4]
5 Waqar Younis[A] 2 January 1993   Pakistan   New Zealand 4 13.3 22 5 Pakistan won[4]
6 Heath Davis[B] 14 March 1997   New Zealand   Sri Lanka 2 20.2 63 5 New Zealand won[6]
7 Daniel Vettori[B] 14 March 1997   New Zealand   Sri Lanka 4 29.2 84 5 New Zealand won[6]
8 Javagal Srinath 2 January 1999   India   New Zealand 1 32.2 95 5 Drawn[7]
9 Chris Cairns[C] 16 December 1999   New Zealand   West Indies 3 22.5 27 7 New Zealand won[8]
10 Brett Lee[D] 31 March 2000   Australia   New Zealand 1 23 77 5 Australia won[10]
11 Shayne O'Connor[D] 31 March 2000   New Zealand   Australia 2 15.5 51 5 Australia won[10]
12 Chris Cairns 18 December 2001   New Zealand   Bangladesh 3 18.2 53 7 New Zealand won[11]
13 Zaheer Khan 19 December 2002   India   New Zealand 2 13.2 29 5 New Zealand won[12]
14 Sabbir Ahmed[E] 19 December 2003   Pakistan   New Zealand 1 43.2 117 5 Drawn[13]
15 Daryl Tuffey[E] 19 December 2003   New Zealand   Pakistan 2 33 87 5 Drawn[13]
16 Mohammad Sami[E] 19 December 2003   Pakistan   New Zealand 3 44 44 5 Drawn[13]
17 Ryan Sidebottom[F] 5 March 2008   England   New Zealand 3 17 49 6 New Zealand won[15]
18 Harbhajan Singh 18 March 2009   India   New Zealand 3 28 63 5 India won[16]
19 Rubel Hossain[G] 15 February 2010   Bangladesh   New Zealand 1 29 166 5 New Zealand won[18]
20 Mitchell Johnson 27 March 2010   Australia   New Zealand 4 20.1 73 6 Australia won[19]
21 Mark Gillespie[H] 15 March 2012   New Zealand   South Africa 2 15 59 5 South Africa won[20]
22 Vernon Philander[H] 15 March 2012   South Africa   New Zealand 3 15.5 44 6 South Africa won[20]
23 Sunil Narine 19 December 2013   West Indies   New Zealand 2 42.3 91 6 New Zealand won[21]
24 Dushmantha Chameera[I] 18 December 2015   Sri Lanka   New Zealand 2 13 47 5 New Zealand won[22]
25 Tim Southee 25 November 2016   New Zealand   Pakistan 2 21 80 6 New Zealand won[23]
26 Neil Wagner[J] 28 February 2019   New Zealand   Bangladesh 1 16.2 47 5 New Zealand won[24]
27 Trent Boult[J] 28 February 2019   New Zealand   Bangladesh 3 28 123 5 New Zealand won[24]
28 Neil Wagner 29 November 2019   New Zealand   England 2 35.5 124 5 Drawn[25]

One Day International five-wicket haulsEdit

As of 20 February 2020

Four five-wicket hauls have been taken on the ground in ODIs, twice in both women's and men's matches.

Women's matchesEdit

Five-wicket hauls in Women's One Day International matches at Seddon Park
No. Bowler Date Team Opposing Team Inn O R W Result
1 Rachel Pullar 17 February 1999   New Zealand   South Africa 1 7 7 5 New Zealand won[26]
2 Sune Luus 30 January 2020   South Africa   New Zealand 1 10 45 6 New Zealand won[27]

Men's matchesEdit

Five-wicket hauls in Men's One Day International matches at Seddon Park
No. Bowler Date Team Opposing Team Inn O R W Result
1 Trent Boult 5 February 2017   New Zealand   Australia 2 10 33 6 New Zealand won[28]
2 Trent Boult 31 January 2019   New Zealand   India 1 10 21 5 New Zealand won[29]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Su'a, Morrison, Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis all took five-wicket hauls in the same match, Wasim and Waqar both doing so in the final innings of the match.
  2. ^ a b Davis and Vettori took their five-wicket hauls in the same match. It was the only five-wicket haul of Davis' international career.[5]
  3. ^ Cairns' figures of 7/27 were the first time seven wickets had been taken in a Test match innings on the ground and, as of February 2020, remain the best innings bowling figures in international matches on the ground. His match figures of 10/100 are also the best figures in a Test match on the ground.
  4. ^ a b Lee and O'Connor took their five-wicket hauls during the same match. It was the only five-wicket haul of O'Connor's Test career.[9]
  5. ^ a b c Sabbir Ahmed, Tuffey and Mohammad Sami took their five-wicket hauls in the same match.
  6. ^ Sidebottom's five-wicket haul included a hat-trick.[14]
  7. ^ As of February 2019 this is the only five-wicket haul of Rubel Hossain's Test career.[17]
  8. ^ a b Gillespie and Philander took their five-wicket hauls in the same match.
  9. ^ As of February 2019 this is the only five-wicket haul of Chameera's Test match career.
  10. ^ a b Wagner and Boult took their five-wicket hauls in the same match.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Seddon Park, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-20.
  2. ^ Pervez, M. A. (2001). A Dictionary of Cricket. Orient Blackswan. p. 31. ISBN 978-81-7370-184-9.
  3. ^ 2nd Test, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Feb 22-26 1991, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  4. ^ a b c d Only Test, Pakistan tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Jan 2-5 1993, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  5. ^ Heath Davis, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  6. ^ a b 2nd Test, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Mar 14-17 1997, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  7. ^ 3rd Test, India tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Jan 2-6 1999, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  8. ^ 1st Test, West Indies tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Dec 16-20 1999, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  9. ^ Shayne O'Connor, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  10. ^ a b 3rd Test, Australia tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Mar 31 - Apr 3 2000, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  11. ^ 1st Test, Bangladesh tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Dec 18-22 2001, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  12. ^ 2nd Test, India tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Dec 19-22 2002, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  13. ^ a b c 1st Test, Pakistan tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Dec 19-23 2003, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
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  15. ^ 1st Test, England tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Mar 5-9 2008, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  16. ^ 1st Test, India tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Mar 18-21 2009, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  17. ^ Rubel Hossain, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  18. ^ Only Test, Bangladesh tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Feb 15-19 2010, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  19. ^ 2nd Test, Australia tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Mar 27-31 2010, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  20. ^ a b 2nd Test, South Africa tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Mar 15-17 2012, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  21. ^ 3rd Test, West Indies tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Dec 19-22 2013, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  22. ^ 2nd Test, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Dec 18-21 2015, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  23. ^ 2nd Test, Pakistan tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Nov 25-29 2016, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  24. ^ a b 1st Test, Bangladesh tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Feb 28 - Mar 3 2019, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-03-03.
  25. ^ Dobell G (2019) Neil Wagner pounds his beat to good effect with latest five-for, CricInfo, 2019-12-02. Retrieved 2019-12-02.
  26. ^ 3rd ODI, South Africa Women tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Feb 17 1999, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-20.
  27. ^ 3rd ODI (D/N), ICC Women's Championship at Hamilton, Jan 30 2020, CricInfo. Retrieved 2020-02-20.
  28. ^ 3rd ODI, Australia tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Feb 5 2017, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.
  29. ^ 4th ODI (D/N), India tour of New Zealand at Hamilton, Jan 31 2019, CricInfo. Retrieved 2019-02-24.

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