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Notable notes: A walkabout at wellington

Curator of NZC’s museum at the Basin Reserve turned out to be much younger than his job profile.

Ton-up Ajinkya Rahane anchors India to big lead at Basin Reserve

Ajinkya Rahane had anchored India's innings with a compact approach in holding up his end .


‘Will keep as much grass as possible’

Curator Sipthorpe said it was a guarantee that the captain who would win toss, would like to bowl first.

Notable notes: A museum, beyond the boundary

The Basin Reserve is more than a cricket stadium. Built over 146 year ago, it is the spiritual home of New Zealand Cricket.

England ‘win on points’ after Day 5 washed out

England ended the drawn second Test at the Basin Reserve on Monday as a winner on points after rain washed out the entire final day

Win toss,bowl first: McCullum’s gameplan

Captain Brendon McCullum says New Zealand will bowl first if he wins the toss in the second Test against England which starts on Thursday at the Basin Reserve.