27 Mar 2010

Australian cricketers start second test well

1:13 pm on 27 March 2010

After winning the toss and deciding to bat first, the Australian cricketers are 70 for 2 just before lunch on the opening day of the second test against New Zealand in Hamilton.

Shane Watson was caught off the bowling of Tim Southee for 12 and Ricky Ponting was run out for 22.

Simon Katich is on 34 and Mike Hussey 1.