All 3 debutants were great. Would have preferred to see Charles at C, play Charles and her in their preferred positions.
Aussies will take a lot away from that, although not much time between tests. One of the biggest factors was the style of umpiring – they have the chance for a quick review and adjustment now.
That wasn’t a captains game from Bassett, what’s with the passing out when she is so close to the post. Stacey gave her the opportunity to prove herself and she didn’t.
A steady performance from Nz.