Had this ever happened ? same score in both the innings?
March 21, 2009 12:14am CST
In the first test between India & New Zealand , New Zealand were dismissed for exactly for 279 runs in both the innings.Has this ever happened before in Test match history?Do you guys know any instance like this?
22 Mar 09
There are seven times it has happened before: NZ scored 172 in both innings vs SA 1953 winner SA NZ scored 208 in both innings vs WI 1955 winner WI IND scored 136 in both innings vs AUS 1956 winner AUS IND scored 201 in both innings vs AUS 1980 winner AUS NZ scored 161 in both innings vs AUS 1993 winner AUS SL scored 306 in both innings vs SA 1997 winner SA BAN scored 148 in both innings vs PAK 2001 winner PAK The interesting thing is the team has achieved this milestone has lost the match