Chris Gayle made his return in Test cricket with a bang by plundering 150 runs vs. New Zealand and the maiden century by Kieran Powell put West Indies in command.
Chris Gayle and Kieran Pollard kicked off the innings in style – first Test vs. New Zealand
Ricky Ponting scored his first fifty of the series as Australia was 310 runs ahead in their second innings and finds them in total control of the game vs. West Indies.
Matthew Wade lifted Australia by his excellent maiden ton and their bowlers almost ripped through the batting of the West Indies in the first innings.
The West Indies top three batsmen put their team under pressure as Australia started dictating their terms in the second Test.