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England and New Zealand draw Auckland Test

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 16:17
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The 3rd and last Test between New Zealand and England resulted in a draw at Eden Park in Auckland on Tuesday after a tight last session.

England, set a target of 481 in their 2nd innings, were 315 for 9 at stumps with Matt Prior 110 not out and Monty Panesar unbeaten on 2, denying the Black Caps an famous series win.

Kane Williamson was the pick of the New Zealand bowlers with 4 for 44.

New Zealand have only won 3 of 32 series against England. The last occasion was in England in 1999.

Scores:

New Zealand 443 and 241 for 6 declared.

England 204 and 315 for 9.

All 3 Tests in the series were drawn

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