1st Test: New Zealand vs West Indies

Action images from the first Test between New Zealand and West Indies at Dunedin, December 3-7, 2013.

New Zealand were stranded an agonising 33 runs short of their first Test victory in more than a year when rain washed out the final session of the first Test.

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Seagulls bathe on the covers as rain falls during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Dejected New Zealand players Aaron Redmond, Hamish Rutherford, Corey Anderson and Brendon McCullum look on as rain continues, forcing a draw after day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Trent Boult, Aaron Redmond and Corey Anderson of New Zealand acknowledge West Indies players after a rain-forced draw after day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: (L-R) Umpires Paul Reiffel and Nigel Llong confirm hat no further play is viable to New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Shane Shillingford of the West Indies fields off his own bowling in front of Ross Taylor of New Zealand during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: The umpires make a decision to head off for rain during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: The New Zealand and West Indies flags are lowered to half mast in memory of anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Ground staff bring on the covers due to rain during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Rain falls during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Tino Best of thre West Indies bowls during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Aaron Redmond of New Zealand hits the ball straight to Narsingh Deonarine to be caught out during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Ross Taylor of New Zealand bats during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Corey Anderson of New Zealand bats during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Aaron Redmond of New Zealand cuts the ball away during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Peter Fulton of New Zealand departs after being dismissed by Shane Shillingford during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Denesh Ramdin of the West Indies catches Brendon McCullum of New Zealand out during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: New Zealand celebrate bowling the West Indies out during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Neil Wagner of New Zealand celebrates the wicket of Shane Shillingford of the West Indies during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Darren Sammy of the west Indies pulls the ball away for four runs during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 5

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 07: Darren Bravo of the West Indies walks off after being dismissed by Trent Boult of New Zealand during day five of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 7, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies is congratulated by the New Zealand team after scoring a double century during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies celebrates scoring 200 runs with Darren Sammy during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies acknowledges the crowd after scoring 200 runs during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies looks skyward after scoring 200 runs during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies talks to Tim Southee of New Zealand during a drinks break during a drinks break during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Sammy of the West Indies misses the ball during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies bats during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies bats during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Ross Taylor and BJ Watling of New Zealand celebrate the wicket of Narsingh Deonarine of the West Indies during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Narsingh Deonarine of West Indies bats during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies celebrates scoring 100 runs during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Darren Bravo of the West Indies bats during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Neil Wagner of New Zealand celebrates taking the wicket of Shivnarine Canderpaul during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 4

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 06: Tim Southee of New Zealand celebrates the wicket of Marlon Samuels of the West Indies with his team during day four of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 6, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 3

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 05: Marlon Samuels of the West Indies bats during day three of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 5, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 3

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 05: Ish Sodhi of New Zealand celebrates the wicket of Kirk Edwards of the West Indies during day three of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 5, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 3

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 05: Darren Bravo of the West Indies fallsa down after injuring his wrist during day three of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 5, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 3

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 05: Neil Wagner of New Zealand confronts Kirk Edwards of the West Indies during day three of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 5, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 3

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 05: Trent Boult of New Zealand is congratulated by his team-mates after taking the wicket of Kieron Powell during day three of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 5, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)

New Zealand v West Indies - First Test: Day 3

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 05: Trent Boult of New Zealand celebrates the wicket of Denesh Ramdin of the West Indies during day three of the first test match between New Zealand and the West Indies at University Oval on December 5, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

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