Cricket: Taylor hits unbeaten 235 as New Zealand fight back

  • Ross Taylor has become the first New Zealander to score a double ton against Australia.

    Taylor hit an unbeaten 235 as New Zealand reached a respectable 510-6, just 49 runs behind the hosts on the third day of the second Test at Perth.

    The Kiwis started the day at 140-2, 419 runs behind the hosts. Earlier, David Warner top-scored for Australia with 253.  

    Kane Williamson was the other big scorer for New Zealand, hitting 166 and sharing a 265-run partnership with Taylor.


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