1st Test: Kirk Edwards, Darren Bravo fifties take West Indies to 168/2 after follow-on vs New Zealand

Tim Southee and Trent Boult combined to take seven wickets as New Zealand dismissed the West Indies for 213 at the University Oval in reply to their first innings of 609-9 declared. Kirk Edwards scored 59 while Darren Bravo was unbeaten on 72 at stumps.

updated: December 05, 2013 12:41 IST
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Dunedin: Kirk Edwards and Darren Bravo made half centuries in a 117-run second wicket partnership which helped the West Indies to 168-2 in their second innings at stumps on Thursday after they followed on 396 runs behind New Zealand on the third day of the first Test. (Scorecard)

Tim Southee and Trent Boult shared seven wickets as New Zealand dismissed the tourists for 213 in reply to its first innings of 609-9 declared and Boult made an early breakthrough in the second innings after captain Brendon McCullum enforced the follow on.

After losing an early wicket, Edwards (59) and Bravo (40) stayed together through most of the final session, in a much-needed partnership but the West Indies are still 228 runs off making New Zealand bat again.

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